A la Plancha
+31 (0)6 412 655 09
A La Plancha is a pop-up restaurant: it pops up in summer when the sun shines. This outdoor fish restaurant on the riverbank started as a neighbourhood initiative on the old bridgehead of Willems Bridge. On sunny days, fishloving Rotterdammers flock to the outdoor grill for fresh fish with a view of the city’s skyline.
Brasserie Kaat Mossel
+31 (0)10 404 86 00
Nothing seems to have changed for decades in this cosy, living room-like restaurant with a view of the yacht harbour. This brasserie is famous for its mussels, and there are many options to choose from: mussels in white wine, baked mussels with curry masala or stirfried mussels. The menu also includes meat, fish and vegetarian dishes.
Nieuwe Binnenweg 1
+31 (0)10 225 06 54
This bright and colourful eatery is a good place for high quality, affordable snacks or a well filled fish soup. The herring is fresh and cleaned on the spot. The soles and sea bass steaks beckon in the display, waiting to be fried. Sit down for a meal, or get a take-out.
+31 (0)10 423 22 22
The concrete walls and simple furniture of this ‘fish hall’ make for a basic setting. The presentation may be no frills but the fish steaks, fruits de mer, lobsters,
oysters or fish soup are all of superb quality. Order a side of fries, pick a wine from their nice selection and you’re good to go. The menu also has some
Vis aan de maas
+31 (0)10 476 29 10
The seafood, bouillabaisse, surf & turf (fish and meat on one plate) and other dishes on the menu of this slightly more expensive restaurant in Delfshaven are
made of organic and fresh ingredients which are sourced daily. You can even see the lobsters and crabs walking around in their aquarium.