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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner


Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place will never receive a Michelin star I am afraid. The menu is to small - basically you can choose between half a chicken with bread and half a chicken with bread - and the service is very basic. And as far as they...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Arjen73
Reviewed May 2, 2019

you can order only grilled chicken - normal or flambe. you will get bread with it and you can choose from various sauces. the service was very quick. you can choose from many drinks (soft+alcoholic).

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank NunuN1
Reviewed May 2, 2019

We know they do variants but we have the roast chicken with bread which is always very good (straightforward). Have been coming to Ostend for 30 years now and since Koekoek has been there we have always made a point of visiting. This year, the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank GillandPaul2
Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

Been going to this place for the last 5 years the smell as you pass is so inviting,we only went for 3 nights and ate here twice it's simple but delicious a absolute must if you visit ostend.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank _kazzzzar
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

The menu is very simple, you can have chicken or chicken but the food is sooo tasty and never let's you down. This place is a must!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Amzywood
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

Imagine eating like a Viking Perfectly slow cooked crispy skin chicken with bread. No cutlery required. Eat like a caveman ( with your hands) with a pint of beer. Proper Old Skool Absolutely terrific concept

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gcee29
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

I love my chicken and this is probably one of my favourite. Simple meal don't expect a lot. You won't even be given cutleries.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bern D
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Simple dish with bread at economical prices. Traditional atmospere in the middle of the main entertainment street

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Slam9147
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Beer and chicken heaven.... a must visit for the simple things in life, budget friendly and tasty............

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thomasfamilySwansea
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

What an awesome place and back to basics with no cutlery Chicken and only chicken great Service great and friendly Worth a visit if u like to knaw the bones with out feeling ackward or embarrassed Loved it

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mikeaG9639OX
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March 19, 2018|
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Response from Clive L | Reviewed this property |
Once you find the Casino which is on the seafront .. looking back towards the town, turn left onto Van Lseghemlaan, approx. ¼ mile on your right you will see Christina Straut go down that street about 50yds along on your... More
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Response from Jeremyjejou | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I'm not a staff member, please ask them. But I think this will be impossible, as it is in a touristic area...
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Response from jewely593 | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for all the answers to my question. We managed to make a reservation whilst we were in Ostende by just popping in to the restaurant and booking a table for later that evening. had a great time as usual.
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