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De Kruier

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
French, Belgian, European
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Ramskapellestraat 66, Knokke-Heist 8301, Belgium
+32 50 51 53 13
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Kortenberg, Belgium
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99 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This is by far our favourite restaurant in Knokke and surroundings. The house and mill are truly beautiful as well as the very tasteful decorations. The staff is very busy but always friendly. We always eat the contrefilet or the Entrecote. The formula of chasing your own side dishes and sauces is really nice and everything is home made and... More 

Thank LaurentBelgium
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The fish is fresh, the service is outstanding and the decor is TOP! Maarten and Peter are brothers and the chef's! Great job guys!

Thank Janice C
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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Very good restaurant, fantastic location and great service. Both fish and maet are delicious, the prices are in line with the quality and service. We'll go back!

Thank 466dannyo
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and delicious food and wine. Not much to add really other than a blustery and wet Saturday was improved immeasurably by well-cooked favourites such as croquette de crevettes, entrecôte with pepper sauce and cod. Fantastic wine list. Look forward to a return visit in the summer when it will be nice to sit outside.

Thank Matthew R
United States
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2015

good food, good service, beautiful building, very special with the windmill next to it also a wine bar in a separate building

Thank les c
Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2014

Very good service. The food was excellent but when at the finish you get the bill, you'll see that all the extra's have their weight. We had a delicious entrecôte, a very big one, but if you want anything more like French fries or vegetables, you get it as extra. All these extra's make that what you have to pay... More 

Thank Charles V
Wommelgem, Belgium
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

We went with Friends A nice sunny day Table at the open door veranda with nice view on the garden in the quiet village of Ramskapelle that belongs to Knokke Very friendly we could even choose our table between the left ones A large choice and even some recommendations of the day The Main dish you have to compose with... More 

1 Thank paultje44
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2013

We went for lunch on a Saturday. It was empty but very welcoming with a fireplace and freshly cut Parma Ham as "Amuse bouche". The menu is a good composition of seasonal produce and fish/seafood. We had partridge as main course which was delicious. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The old windmill outside gives the restaurant a romantic... More 

1 Thank annietue
Leuven, Belgium
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149 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2013

The food was really good, we had the crab and the cote à loss, which were delicious. Also the service was nice. Very laid back and nice to sit there next to the mill. Remember to take cash as they don't accept credit cards. We didn't know, but that wasn't an issue, they were kind enough to give us their... More 

2 Thank Keppebolletje
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2013

I am a visitor to Belgium and after having a very enjoyable meal, I was embarrassed to find out that, as I was the host, that I was unable to pay my bill by credit card. Luckily the persons who I had invited were kind enough to pay cash on my behalf. I have understood that by law, the restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 36
French, Belgian, European
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ramskapellestraat 66, Knokke-Heist 8301, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Knokke-Heist
  • Phone Number: +32 50 51 53 13

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