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Albert I-promenade 16 | Bus 17, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 80 20 34
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scampi” (5 reviews)
“crab” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, French, Belgian, Dutch, European
$$ - $$$
Albert I-promenade 16 | Bus 17, Ostend 8400, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is very good, delicious, small restaurant wich has a nice atmosphere. Service was friendly. Sea food is very fresh.

Thank Koen A
Reviewed April 8, 2018

We tried this place because of the high tripadvisor rating it had. We were there somewhat before 18:00 on a saterday, and got the last table, all others were reserved. We found out why the tripadvisor rating is so high, and why it was almost...More

Thank Wim V
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Very nicely prepared menu, friendly staff - a good experience! Highly recommended! For us, this is one of the best places to eat in Ostende at reasonable price.

Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

We came to Oostende just for several hours from Brugge where we stayed for vacation. Othello is a very well located family run restaurant just near the sea. It’s a very cozy place with super food! We were offered some home-made pate with croutons from...More

Thank Tatiana K
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Have visited this jewel a few times. Great fresh food cooked to perfection. Discreet but caring service. Reasonable prices, the menu is a good offer.

Thank Laurence G
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I visited here on a Friday evening. We had mussels and steak with some wine. Everything was very tasty and the staff were always making sure we were happy and comfortable. We were also impressed with the price as compared to other...More

Thank RachelSarahC
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Excellent fish soup - shrimp croquettes - mussels. One of the nicer places in Ostend that is not a tourist trap. Local people also like this place. Go there!

1  Thank svenrf
Reviewed September 15, 2016

9/9/2016 7 pm. We are from Ostend, Antwerpen, Nieuwpoort and 5 of us are from the USA. I haven't met my US friends in the past 39 years.So we had dinner in Othello. DELICIOUS and not expensive. Everthing, mussels and fish was very fresh and...More

1  Thank philippehalewyck
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Contrary to most restaurants in Ostend that serve standard food very fast, one needs some time here, as everything is prepared on the spot. To compensate, I was served a small plate as an appetizer. The nice surprise was that the tomato in the salad...More

1  Thank meskean
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

On entering to departing a super experience ideal for solo or a romantic meal. The staffs recommendations are spot on Well done

1  Thank chriswasp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, French, Belgian, Dutch, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Albert I-promenade 16 | Bus 17, Ostend 8400, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ostend
  • Phone Number: +32 59 80 20 34
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