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Dansaertstraat 209, Brussels 1000, Belgium
02 219 95 32
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Ranked #1,100 of 2,458 Restaurants in Brussels
Cuisines: Bar, Café
Good for: Outdoor seating
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Good for: Outdoor seating

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  • Dutch first
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  • Italian first
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

Very nice looking restaurant/bar to visit. I had some steak which was perfectly baked in an open kitchen. The service was friendly and attentive. The atmosphere is also well done with nice music from a dj which fitts perfectly in this bar. I strongly recommend this venue if you like good food and nice drinks!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Did not taste their food but this was the first place in Brussels where we felt relaxed, comfortable and welcome. Have not tasted the food but I'm sure its fine by the looks of the tables nearby.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

This is a cafe/bar at the end of the recently gentrified fashion street. It is located opposite the canal, but right by a main road. This is used by a crowd of locals and is very friendly. Worth a visit at the end of a hard day of shopping for a quick drink and a snack. Comes alive a little... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Large bar ! Not loud, alot of regulars. One of the few Flemish bars in Brussels. They also speak English and French. Parking is a problem

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Peer, Belgium
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8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Had a quick meal with 9 colleagues the other day. The pasta (penne with tomato sauce and cheese) was prepared rather quick. Doubt the pasta was cooked at the moment itself but more likely heated there and then. Must say we enjoyed it but don't expect real Italian cuisine. Strange but after we had our dinner, the penne was removed... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

I almost broke a tooth on a big piece of thick hard plastic that was hidden in my sandwich, probably from a broken plate. Are they trying to kill customers or something? The worst part is that they didn't even seem sorry at all and no apologies or fee drink were given. I had to argue and they gave me... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

The location of this bar isn't that great, it's next to a very busy road, so if you want to sit on the terrace there is a lot of noise. The service is slow, but very friendly. The prices are also a bit on the high side.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Amongst all the cafes in Brussels, this one has always stood out for me. This place is great with lots of beers to choose from. I recommend the pear and honey sandwich.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

This is a really nice cafe - they play funky music (not too loud), have a nice selection of beers, and a great relaxed atmosphere. The sandwiches are good for lunch as it the bolognese and lasagnas. Go give it a try!

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

We went there for a beer and some accompaniments. The place itself is nice but even though it was quite empty we had to wait too long to be spotted by the waiters. We were sitting almost in front of the bar and we had to wave for long until to notice us. We had a nice time ourselves there... More

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Address: Dansaertstraat 209, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Phone Number: 02 219 95 32
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
Cuisine: Bar, Café

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