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De Normandie

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Koninklijke Baan 1, Oostduinkerke 8670, Belgium
058/51 81 41
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Attentive and delicious

This was our second visit. On both occasions we were guest of a party in one of the private rooms. They quality of service was 5star and the food was delicious. The facilities are clean and they were very patient of the mess made by kids unwrapping presents and popping party poppers. I'd return... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
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57 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Reigate, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

For years we had observed the 'Normandie' from derelict to its final restoration. We were so excited to finally have the opportunity to eat there. So all dressed up and ready to go. . . We were greeted by a surly no, you are not expected, you do not have a reservation. We pointed out our name on the list... More 

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London
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This was our second visit. On both occasions we were guest of a party in one of the private rooms. They quality of service was 5star and the food was delicious. The facilities are clean and they were very patient of the mess made by kids unwrapping presents and popping party poppers. I'd return again when next in Belgium. We... More 

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De Panne, Belgium
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

In this restaurant built in the shape of quality boat, you can enjoy great food. If you love lobster, you will have plenty of choice. Likewise they have great meet as well. As a starter, one should definitely take the one which consists of 4 different starters. We have been there several times and it remains a very nice experience.... More 

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

A great place just outside Oostduinkerke, well worth the trouble to make the visit - great food and great staff

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

...and last weekend I went! The restaurant is unusual as a building as it is in the shape of a steamship and more precisely the record holding Normandie. We only had a quick lunch (fettuccini in my case) but it was wonderful. Service was quick and friendly. Multilingual staff (Dutch, French but also English). I will certainly return for a... More 

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Eaten here a few times over the years. Never had a meal though. Like to have a type of "afternoon tea" here. For 10 Euro you get a pot of coffee plus 5 (or was it 6) exquisite desserts!

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Koksijde Bad, Belgium
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45 reviews 45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

The Belgian seaside has a lot of excellent restaurants. "Normandie" is located in a building that resembles a pacquetboat of the good ald thirties. Very nice atmosphere. The owner combines the restaurant with the catering for large weddings and other parties in a separate part of the building. The quality of the dishes is quite good, great fish, acceptable service,... More 

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Ostend, Belgium
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

almost a fata morgana: in the middle of the dunes you see a stone copy of the 30's Normandie ocean steamer. Great interior and excellent, honest sea food; fresh and delicious. Meat dishes are top also.

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Dendermonde, Belgium
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239 reviews 239 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2012

this is one of the best restaurants of the belgium Coast...very good tastes ,very professional service ..41 euro for a menu is not expensive for the quality we received .. the fish is fantastic and fresh ... go for it...

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Central Coast, CA
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50 reviews 50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

De Normandie Unless you’re really looking for a move-‘em-in-and-out factory that serves huge quantities of food relatively quickly with an utter lack of subtlety, this restaurant is to be avoided. It’s not a good sign when your large party elects to dine there during the holiday season but, at 1 PM, they have already run out of 1/3 of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Koninklijke Baan 1, Oostduinkerke 8670, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Oostduinkerke
  • Phone Number: 058/51 81 41

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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