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All 100 Ixelles Restaurants

Le Trappiste

Avenue de la Toison d'Or 3, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 (0) 25117927
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Ranked #42 of 100 Restaurants in Ixelles
Price range: $21 - $28
Cuisines: Brasserie
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
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English first
Lier, Belgium
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Even though located on a busy tourist street (Waterloo) The Trappist maintains the comfortable ambiance of a neighborhood bistro. Most of the tables are occupied by resident Belgians, and the menu is sprinkled with local specialties,,,mussels, vol de vent, meat balls, etc. Excellent beer menu as well.

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Merstham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Staying on the Rue Leopold and nearly all the local restaurants were closed - it was Sunday - so walked up to Naamsepoort and found this little gem. The place was very busy, full of locals which is always a good sign, and found a table upstairs with a view from the balcony over the ground floor. Initially the service... More

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New York City, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

A very typical French/Belgian brasserie. Not to everyone’s liking, but it is true to what it claims to be. The service is fabulous if you know how to engage a middle-aged French man waiting tables—try to have a bit of fun, speak some French or profess a desire to lean, and don’t expect to sit down, eat, and leave in... More

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Europe
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I keep coming back to Le Trappiste for several reasons : - it serves good beers and traditional Belgian dishes (try the Carbonnade, for instance) - the staff are highly efficient and very pleasant - it is comfortable, without being pompous - it is a place where regulars go - it is a good bit of genuine Brussels This is... More

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Ate with work colleague and enjoyed moule with chips and a glass of lager. Rather hurried staff and tricky to get the bill however food was reasonable. 40euro for two so probabaly not bad for Eurocrats.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

The service is not pleasant ... running ...you have to catch them... almost fight to get them at your table. l had jambonau... it was very dry meat.

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Saw some good reviews on TA for this place, and it was not far from our hotel, but we were really disappointing. Aside from the frozen chips and not very inspiring menu, I knocked over a glass on our table... embarrassing, but it happens! Unfortunately the waiter made a huge grumpy fuss and made me feel very unwelcome. Not one... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Cool place to go and grab a beer, or even eat something. Full of people, Nice waiters, very quick service. We had an exquisite vegetarian mixed dish and a salmon with bernaise sauce. Everything tasty and we were able to eat in one hour without saying the waiter we were in hurry!! The cherry in the cake: I left something... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This is a nice place, it has good food, and the service was okay. The problem is this area has a lot of very nice places to eat & drink and this is not the nicest one, it is also a little more expensive than it looks. So, worth a try... but only if you have already tried the others!... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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149 reviews 149 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

It wasn't bad, it wasn't good, very very expensive, reminds me of those dodgy Angus steak houses in the west end of London. Very old and tired concept, the food is just average but seriously expensive, and they really don't know how to cook a steak

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Additional Information about Le Trappiste

Address: Avenue de la Toison d'Or 3, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
Phone Number: +32 (0) 25117927
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Ixelles
Average Prices: USD 21 - 28
Cuisine: Brasserie

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