We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Le Plattesteen

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Rue du Marche au Charbon 41, Brussels 1210, Belgium
32 2 5128203
Website
Add hours for Le Plattesteen and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Good for:
Local cuisine

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 104 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 15
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice food, nice atmosphere

I ordered moussaka and to drink a glass of Orval. Good food and absolutely divine beer. Price is fair but not exactly cheap, but worth a visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
atagomes
,
Petropolis, RJ
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
Add Photo Write a Review

104 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Petropolis, RJ
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I ordered moussaka and to drink a glass of Orval. Good food and absolutely divine beer. Price is fair but not exactly cheap, but worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paris, France
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

a very friendly and simple restaurant, right in the gay district area with Brussels atmosphere. Good price and good food

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
237 reviews 237 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Went to this place in January mid afternoon even then very busy but we got a seat.Only went in for 1 beer (maes pils) and did'nt wait long staff very attentive although rushed off their feet'free wi-fi would go again nice place to relax. Nearest tram stop Bourse tram 3-4-32 Opening times 12.00-23.00 daily

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Tube light, no-nonsense service, great chees assortiment, this is a nice, authentic place (or at least appearing as such). Not your regular tourist trap.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brussels, Belgium
Top Contributor
303 reviews 303 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

A star exhibit in the agreeably large number of traditional Brussels brasseries that haven't changed much in the last century or so. Delightful 30s-40s interior with wood panelling, nice old tables and chairs (some booth seating) and old flourescent advertising. Although the menu was perhaps a bit restricted and predictable, I enjoyed my bangers and mash, washed down by draught... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
787 reviews 787 reviews
615 restaurant reviews
200 helpful votes 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is a super little cafe bar/restaurant that we alway's pay a visit to ,as the beer's and the service are alway's spot on. On our last visit we just went for some beer's and no meal ,but we have ate here on other occasion's and the food is first rate at a good price. The beer was fantastic,and the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I am a student here in Brussels, 25, and when I walked in with a visiting family member, who went to the rest room, I went to take a seat in their restaurant section. As I was sitting, a man came over, the "management" I think, and asked me, --"This this the eating section, you can sit over there if... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kent
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

shame about the service. Traditional hearty Belgian menu, well cooked and reasonably priced. Service was a bit absentminded (would hate to come here when they're busy) but an enjoyable visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bruges, Belgium
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I like to think I'm a pretty patient restaurant patron. And I understand not to expect top notch service when eating at a casual place like this. But the service here can be deplorable. Want a second beer? Don't bother expecting your waiter to bring one. After 2 polite requests in 20 minutes, you'll want to walk over to the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Everything we requested from the daily menu was not available. No soup, no sausage. Service very poor. Requested salad and this one went wrong. Never again!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Le Plattesteen also viewed

 
Brussels, Belgium
 

Been to Le Plattesteen? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rue du Marche au Charbon 41, Brussels 1210, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: 32 2 5128203

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Le Plattesteen staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?