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Raphael Restaurant

rue du Marcher aux Herbes, 76, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 25118291
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Ranked #392 of 2,372 Restaurants in Brussels
Price range: $14 - $54
Cuisines: Argentinean, Belgian, Steakhouse, Grill
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Good for: Romance, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Located in the heart of Brussels, 2 minutes from the 'Grand Place', the Raphael restaurant is the place for both professional and family meals. The director and chef Patrick Dits offers you authentic Belgian and French menus. The baroque style of the restaurant will surprise you. To be seen!
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Bitburg, Germany
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176 reviews 176 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

The location is great, and we read great reviews on TripAdvisor so we stopped in on our last visit to Brussels. Our starters arrived quickly, but the calamari was extremely salty to the point that we did not finish it. The shrimp starter was not great, but fine. Then our salads arrived, and on the first bite I realized I... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Great experience! Jonathan was very pleasant and helpful to us. He made us feel at home while we were there! I definitely recommend this place andske sure Jonathan is your server!

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Barcelona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I had the pleasure of spending 8 hours in Bruxelles (On a stopover from Berlin to Barcelona) on 25/08 and while walking around the town centre and avoiding the typical tourist traps offering frites and moules I came across Raphael Restaurant. I was met at the door by Katie and believe you me there was no going back . Katie... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Our firts hour in Belgium, we spend few minutes to find a good price and of course good food, and we find out. The food been delicious and the staff from restaurant was so helpeful! For sure when we come back to belgium we will spend some time there again!

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Gloucestershire UK
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

Main course of chicken and lamb ok. Spoilt by very poor side salad - just lettuce with 1/6 of tomato, 1 slice of carrot and cucumber plus a fine slice of onion. Apple crumble appalling! Waitress apologetic and gave us free coffee. You can do a lot better within 100m.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The beers were cold and the food was nice. The service was very good too! The staff could explain what kind of beer or wine you might like.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Me and my wife feelt so special! We had excelente lunch realy good and resonavle price in centre of brussels! The waitress was amazing!!! When we back here for sure we'll go again!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Love the decor, not unreasonably priced for the central area, staff's English wasn't brilliant but they were incredibly pleasant and really helpful. Sadly they'd run out of Moules Mariniere! Steak, chips and salad, good portions, cooked as requested. Thanks You

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4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Just behind Grand Place, this restaurant offers great food and great service without the high price tag. Waiter was very friendly, even taking some group photos for us...would definitely return.

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Barcelona, Spain
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12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

It was just horrible and durty. The salad was not fresh with rotten tomatoes. We could just eat some grilled rabbit, at least it was safe to eat as it was cooked. The interior design is cute, but all smog of the kitchen goes up and there was no air conditioner, so better not to seat at the upper floors... More

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