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Bij den Boer

$$ - $$$French, , Seafood
Quai aux Briques 60, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 61 22
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good50%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish soup” (17 reviews)
“sole” (12 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (6 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
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French, Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quai aux Briques 60, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved this neighborhood when walking central Brussels on our first day here, so asked our B&B host to recommend a spot for us to have dinner. He recommend this restaurant. We were not disappointed. The south end of this promenade area [a covered canal]...More

Thank KennethEast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was told that this resau is very good although in the middle of very touristic street. So it was good but not very good The fish soup was not as thick and delicious as it should be, it was on the watery side, and...More

Thank Procaccia
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Had a three course menu with camembert croquettes, sole fish and dessert. The sole fish was great. But I felt left out by the waiter. Everything just took too long-from placing the order, the food, the drink, the bill, the payment. When I finally received...More

Thank Øyvind S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Location is excellent, downtown Brussels, where centuries ago the former port used to be, and where you now have a nice variety of - mainly - fish restaurants. Menu is elaborate and varied, with plenty of choice and a nice selection of Belgian (fish) specialties....More

Thank OlivierFromBrussels
Reviewed 24 July 2017

On 21st of july , Belgium's nationale holiday, we went to Bij Den Boer for the first time. I was luky that I didn't eat a big starter, because the bouillabaisse that was presented to me was very very very good with a quantity. I...More

Thank Victor009
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My sister was visiting Brussels and we were all in the mood for some mussels, so we went for lunch, and it was just good! Not the cheapest place around but honest! Wine selection was narrow!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Typical old BRUSSELS restaurant with friendly service, a trifle too noisy, but delicious food. Their 3 course lunch at 25€ is the best money can buy in Brussels. Fish is their speciality and don't move away from the sea in what you eat. You'll be...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

After spending two weeks in Paris, Bruges and Brussels, we are hoping for a memorable last night of our vacation meal - we were not disappointed. All the Seafood was fresh and simply prepared. White asparagus came unexpectedly with scallops. Wine that the owner recommended...More

Thank Mashoe
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The looks of an old bar but the the chef cooks like it should be..There is meat on the menu but follow my advice and go 100% for fish..delicious!

Thank nickenhanneleen
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Good food, I had shrimp croquettes, lobster and mixed fruits. Everything was quite tasteful. The wine was nice. The service was quick.

Thank Wytze M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 118
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai aux Briques 60, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 61 22
  • E-mail
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