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Rue Jourdan 5, Saint-Gilles, Brussels 1060, Belgium
+32 2 538 35 84
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice Italian food

Simple Italian fare done well. Pizza is the usual stone baked affair that you get on the continent and is very tasty. My wife has pasta- can't remember which but it was a good portion, well cooked and very tasty. The service is your usual Brussels- pretty miserable- but still polite and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 7, 2015
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Cardiff, Wales
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Cardiff, Wales
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Simple Italian fare done well. Pizza is the usual stone baked affair that you get on the continent and is very tasty. My wife has pasta- can't remember which but it was a good portion, well cooked and very tasty. The service is your usual Brussels- pretty miserable- but still polite and efficient. Would return.

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Marche, Italy
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59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

In an small street full of restaurant catering to tourists, this is the place to get a good pizza baked in a real wooden powered brick oven. The first thing you see entering the place. Forget the rest, and focus on the pizza. You will not be disappointed.

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Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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117 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Nice place, good food, but yesterday we waited a bit too long for our food - starters and main courses. Plenty of waiters, so the "missing link" must have been in the kitchen. Still quite recommendable place.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

They welcome you with olives and cooked pasta pastry, delicious!!! The pizza is cooked in a brick oven by the entrance, you can see it all! We also ordered pasta with mussels and shrimp perfectly done... Family friendly, they open at 6 for dinner. I recommend it!!

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Northern Ireland
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Not a luxurious place but I had a great time. If you seat inside in the front section you see the cook at work. Gaetano the cook is under pressure and he delivers. The vegetarian pizza is probably the best I have tried. Initially it seems not very tasty but gradually you start to discover a subtle smooth creamy flavour... More 

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Millicent, Australia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Just around the corner from our hotel we stumbled on this great little family run restaurant. What a find, terrific service and wonderful food. Would definitely recommend if looking for well priced wholesome food.

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Zofingen, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I arrived very late 11pm and nevertheless was offered all options from the menu. Took a pizza that came pretty quick. All fresh stuff and a lot of it. Service friendly, prices very reasonable, ambience a little oldish but italian...

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Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

Always full of people in this restaurant street where La Fringale is one og many choices. Good food and quick service. Lovely to sit in the street and see people pass by.

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dubai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Very nice for quick lunch, waitress very friendly, cheap price. I recommended gnocchi tomato mozzarella and penne cream sauce mushroom, very tasty !

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Kouvola, Finland
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

After a long day at meeting decided to just get something fast and simple. Chose La Fringale as it was on my way back to hotel and looked nice from the outside. Had pizza quatro fromaggi and two small (á 25cl) beers for 20€. Pizza was pretty ok, nothing was wrong with it but on the other hand it had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rue Jourdan 5, Saint-Gilles, Brussels 1060, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Saint-Gilles
  • Phone Number: +32 2 538 35 84

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 28 - 45
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pub
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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