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Frituur Charles

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Dumonplein, Woluwe-St-Pierre, Brussels, Belgium
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Description: A delicious fry stand with great Belgian frieds done well.

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Hot Frites; always a line!!

This is "the place" to get frites in Stokkel Square; there is always a line and it is worth the wait. Cooked to order and served with salt, ketchup or mayonaise.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
Mark S
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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

I would go back time and again with friends to get the frites here, with any sauce you like (cocktail is the tradition I believe). Quick and delicious! A delicious warming snack for when you've finished walking around the Saturday market...

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is "the place" to get frites in Stokkel Square; there is always a line and it is worth the wait. Cooked to order and served with salt, ketchup or mayonaise.

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Thank Mark S
Earth, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Horrible. To be avoided at all cost. Got a Mitraillette yesterday. No Sauce, no crudite, horrible Fries. And 4.8€ is not quite a bargain for that. Never again.

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Thank Fritz K
Warsaw, Poland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

It is absolutely not a restaurant, but a Belgian street food located in a quiosque. It is serving fries and in addition some inedible stuff shaped to resemble real sausages and meat. Knowing that the fat commonly used in Belgium to fry the "pommes frites" consists of a beef tallow conserved with silicone (pardon: it's exactly "polymethylosiloxane") I wish everybody... More 

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Thank Piotr G
Kraainem, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Not overly fast but after seeing often lines of people waiting, we decided to give it a try. So, it's just fried...well...lots of things are possible but we went with just frites. Quite good. Of course nicely done hot fries are always good. Not too much salt either and good choice of sauces but all the usual ones really. They... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

They have 2 customer before me and simple commands, and still it takes loooooooong to get ny simple order. I've seen people. Ive seen people working alone 4 times faster tyan this married couple !!

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

Coming out of Stockel Cinema walking back to the car, its become quite a routine for us to pick up some 'frites' from this friterie on Place Dumont. Always fresh, crispy, and somehow just right. Our no.1 friterie in Brussels (and having 2 hungry teenagers, we've tried a few!). Only downside is that its so good, there's usually a queue... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2011

Went here with the spouse just recently based on another blog we'd read. Apparently "they" thought this better that the fry stand by the Bourse. We actually concur. The fries are quite good but they are just fries afterall so how much can one rave about that? The sauces come in quite large containers considering we ordered the small fry... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Dumonplein, Woluwe-St-Pierre, Brussels, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Woluwe-St-Pierre

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  • Cuisine: Belgian, European

Description

A delicious fry stand with great Belgian frieds done well.

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