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't Groote Huys

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Karel Janssenslaan 10, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 70 10 67
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11:30 - 15:30
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Wed - Sat 11:30 - 15:30
Fri - Sat 18:30 - 23:00
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Ghent, Belgium
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you want to visit this restaurant with babies, you're simply not welcome. A very friendly message when you want to make a reservation. Very 2016. We have a baby of 9 months that sleeps quietly in his stroller, but apparently this is something the owners dislike. Just for this reason, you'll never see me in this restaurant.

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Thank Mieke_Vogels
Luxembourg
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495 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

A nice place to eat, off the beaten tourist trap, we had really nice salads here. Friendly staff, beautiful old house with inner courtyard.

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Thank delagioventu
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant close to the city center of Ostend! Very experienced kitchen but sadly not always open so check the site for their opening hours...

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Thank Peter V
Boom, Belgium
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113 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

We took the menu for 38€ (four courses) and it was a delight in all respects. The food was very tasteful and the personnel was professional and cheerful. Ruben made the evening. We enjoyed the Picon with Cava (very well balanced) with an extra appetizer (a wrong order for another table). Then we got the appetizer from our menu with... More 

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Thank Gustaaf C
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015

The restaurant is located in a renovated 1891 mansion, and has still authentic pieces left in the it (the big closet and open fire are some of them). The food is excellent and is all freshly made '' a la minute'', the card has it's regular food and some dishes change around from time to time and depending on the... More 

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Thank Michael Z
Luxembourg
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495 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Very nice setting, 18th century mansion, beautiful terrace. Food was excellent,good choice as well. Some small flaws though: the waitress told us that being in seven, we could only have five choices, meaning that two of us had to take the same dish. Moreover, they do not accept credit cards.

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Thank delagioventu
Ostend, Belgium
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Enjoy wholesome, quality meals, salads, snacks, pancakes, light dishes, also delicious fish or steak

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Thank danielsch2015
1 review
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

Nice location but very poor service! It was the second time we tried it out. And we were again disappointed by the way the 2 young people working there are handling their customers. Making funny faces behind the back of an unsatisfied client is not very professional and offensive ..

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Thank Alexandra V
Ostend, Belgium
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015

it is a beautifull setting, we chose the 35 eur menu: three courses plus amuse bouche and a glass of cava. The shrimp crocquettes where of a good quality, and especially the fish course of griet (Brill in English I think) with pesto and mozarella was great. The desert was a bit of a let down, my wife and I... More 

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Thank Jody P
Paris, France
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We had a fantastic dinner at 't Grootje Huys' during our weekend in Ostend. Both of us being vegetarians, it's not always easy to find a good place to eat. However, at 't Grootje Huys', they even offered us some additional vegetarian options that weren't mentioned on the menu. The food and the wine were delicious, and the staff was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:30
Thursday
11:30 - 15:30
Friday
11:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karel Janssenslaan 10, Ostend 8400, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 70 10 67

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?