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Sel Gris

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French, Belgian, European, Fusion, Central European, Gluten Free
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Zeedijk, Knokke-Heist 8301, Belgium
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Paris, France
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89 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nicely located on the front beach. The place is spacious. Some tables are facing the sea, some have a view on the kitchen. Great food (maybe still some progress to be made on the desserts). Excellent bread. Very good menu at 65 euros. Excellent wine (reasonable price). Kind service (not all very professional). English speaking (and English menu).

Thank Lorenzo-Laurent
Greenwich, Connecticut
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Memorable evening and amazing fare! Thoroughly enjoyed - an upscale restaurant that's also family friendly! Loved our waiter and staff and the food was delicious.

Thank Katiezhongguo
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The starters are amazing! We ordered the full menu, but before you even start your first course, the starters will take you away somewhere were only fantastic flavors exist! This restaurant will very soon have 2 stars.

Thank Curly v
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I have been here twice now and both times it has been amazing! It only has one star but I have been to most three stars and this is diffently up there. The nicest touch is that on both times the head chef has come out to explain the food and thank you for coming. Try and book the window... More 

Thank hairy0ne
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98 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

August 22nd had a top culinary experience at Sel Gris. Reception was very friendly and professional. We opted for the extended menu with assorted wines. The eight (8) ! small bites with the apéritif were of a very good quality. Food throughout the dinner very good to outstanding. Service during the dinner was very good. The assorted wines served were... More 

Thank Thibojo
New Zealand
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136 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

With a spectacular view on a stormy sea we enjoyed dinner for 3 at Sel Gris. The start was very promising with an abundance of canapes that fitted well with our cocktails. The olive oil bar was a first and the other 8 (!) were also a true exposition of the chef's talents. While we were the first to arrive,... More 

Thank Rianbkk
Antwerp, Belgium
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238 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Great experience, service is very well. Started with many surprising amuses. Starter and main course were of a rarely seen quality, nice tastes, good wines. My wife has a long list of ingredients she doesn't eat. I mentioned those while I made the reservation. They managed into every smallest detail to avoid those ingredients in her menu, amuses included. Michelin... More 

Thank Pats911
Knokke-Heist, Belgium
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

chef Frederic and his Staff, are Artists with special attention for everything, from interieur, table dressing, and his paintings on your plates, taste is exceptionnel high quality, service is super friendly and professional. A place were you will return on an other occasion.

Thank victorbruggeman
Mareuil Les Meaux, France
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72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We went to the restaurant at noon in october 2014 for the 80 th anniversary of my father. We took the menu with adapted wines and everything was perfect : the service , style of the restaurant , seaview, and above all the food. Without any doubt the best restaurant I have been to. What makes it so special is... More 

Thank katrin02
Ghent, Belgium
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We were at Sel Gris for the "Dining with the Stars" event (4 course lunch for 49 euro) couple of weeks ago. This was not the first time we visited them, but this time everyone around the table agreed that this really was value for money. (would even pay more for this - hope the chef doesn't read this last... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$99 - $176
French, Belgian, European, Fusion, Central European, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zeedijk, Knokke-Heist 8301, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Knokke-Heist
  • Phone Number: +32-50-51-49-37

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