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Venitien

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French, Belgian, Seafood, European
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Zeedijk 115, Blankenberge 8370, Belgium
+32 50 41 10 74
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hamar, Norway
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good service, nice place, but with an average kitchen. Menus only in french and dutch. Could have been better ventilated.

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Thank fo2rd
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We have been in Venitien end of May 2016 20 minutes waiting to get the card of the menu 20 minutes waiting to get our appetizer 1hour, 25 minutes to get the entry Bad organized and arrogant service Kitchen is Ok but after frustrating waiting time, once cannot appreciate it Avoid this restaurant that is the bottom line

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Thank Rhayem J
Brussels, Belgium
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Unlike the other reviews, the service was fair on a very busy Saturday night. Friendly and professional. The food was excellent although the portions could be a bit bigger. The interior creates a nice atmosphere and the view from the first floor is magnificient.

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Thank Rainer Z
Blankenberge, Belgium
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Aspargus Vlaams way. (Aspargus op zijn vlaams). Fantastic tonight. Everything we had waited for. Started with champagne...scampi's tempura....aspargus vlaams.....White wine...passiefruit sorbet....coffie. Delicious.

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Thank Mjj49
Luxemburg
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Have been there with some friends and it was such a bad experience.....To be honest, when I entered the restaurant, I was really excited because the decoration in the restaurant is really nice. However, it´s a shame that we had to wait 15 minutes to get the menu, another 15 minutes to give the order and incredibly 1 hour and... More 

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Thank lahmfan93
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

We ate the dinner at Venitien but finally we didn't get what we expexted. The food was not fresh, it was warmed up and very oily. Besides that it was super expensive for what you get. I would prefer to eat sandwitch - at least they prepare it right in front of you and you pay 4 or 5 times... More 

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Thank greattravellover
Blankenberge, Belgium
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

Restaurant right on the boardwalk. Reservation not necessary and can accommodate large groups. Our family of 8 can stop in after an afternoon on the beach and have the daily meal for 12 euros or a large gourmet meal. Staff is always friendly.

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Thank Mjj49
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4,113 reviews
3,016 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,297 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

We had jumped the Kusttram down from Ostend were we went as far as Blankenberge and stopped off at various coast town's back to Ostend. We had been to a few good bar's , pub's and restaurant's when we found this seafront restaurant . It started to lash down so we looked for some were to shelter and this restaurant... More 

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Thank Neil K
Antwerp, Belgium
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98 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

here you can really have a very good diner. The waiters are very friendly too. they have a large menu, and the wines are also very good! recommended!!

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Thank diane v
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We visited this place for dinner on a busy day. There is lots of space to sit (even with a stroller). The staff was very friendly and helpful. Our daughter has a severe allergy for milk and this was a bit of a problem. It wasn't possible to eat fish because it would be baked on a grill where butter... More 

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Thank Guy V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zeedijk 115, Blankenberge 8370, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Blankenberge
  • Phone Number: +32 50 41 10 74

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