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Alexandre

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164, rue du Midi, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 502 40 55
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Today
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 132
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Top Lunch Experience

We have had a phantastic lunch at Alexandre end of January 2015. Although the previous star-chef has recently left the restaurant and the kitchen is now in the hands of new chef Isabelle I must say we had a top,top experience with a perfect pairing of food and wines. The starter with a combination... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 29, 2015
MarcBelgium
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Belgium
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Belgium
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We have had a phantastic lunch at Alexandre end of January 2015. Although the previous star-chef has recently left the restaurant and the kitchen is now in the hands of new chef Isabelle I must say we had a top,top experience with a perfect pairing of food and wines. The starter with a combination of large shrimps and lackered pork... More 

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

By far, this was the best of our meals during our two weeks in Europe. The service was impeccable; the staff went out of their way to make sure we had everything we could possibly want, and the food was just superb. Can't speak highly enough of this restaurant -- wish we could go back tomorrow!

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Brussels, Belgium
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60 reviews 60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The food at Alexandre is ok. That's it, ok. Nothing special, nothing amazing, nothing that you don t get at a 50 eur/ person rstaurant. But here you pay around 150 euros per person. The place is very small and very hot. The service is slow even for Belgium standards. It took us more than 4 hours to get the... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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55 reviews 55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I visited in september with frienfs, the dishes were really tasty and very taken care of, although probably not the best meal i have had in my life. Service was really excellent, very polite , only environment was not too impressive @ this level of restaurant. In general a good experience , if you are into gourmet food worth to... More 

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

This is an extraordenary experience........ Chef is very creative, "Passion" would be a better Name for the Restaurant. Service is perfect!,,,,

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Seattle
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This was my second michelin star restaurant on this trip to Brussels and it was an experience not to be forgotten. First off, the restaurant is small and very intimate, and the decor, dishes etc. were amazingly beautiful. The meal I had there was the longest meal I have ever had! I had a reservation for 7:30pm and left the... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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302 reviews 302 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Stressful service with continuous pressing to order water, aperitifs and drinks. Simple room, few tables, not very comfy chairs. Two degustation appetizers come in the beginning: tuna pieces marinated in soya sauce with sesame and wasabi and a beef tartar with a delicate salad and a lime froth. Both left you crying for some more flavor and taste although the... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

So, I came back to Alexandre after 14 months (I actually counted the months). First time I was there I had a lunch and I admit I was impressed. Second time howeverI was AMAZED. I took the Creative Degustation Menu and frankly I can say money can't buy such experience (well worth the 130 eur though). Now I admit I... More 

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brussels
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I went to the restaurant Alexandre in Brussels during the week of June 16-20. I had great expectations as the restaurant is listed as having one star michelin and I had read good reviews. I reserved nearly three weeks in advance. I am sorry to say that the food was dissapointing.It tried to be very innovative but there was no... More 

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Sunderland
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267 reviews 267 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Well worth its Michelin star. Likely it will be an expensive meal, but well worth that money. The dining space is small - but I didn't find it crowded. Worth while booking. Very attentive and friendly staff. Care is indeed taken to talk you through your dishes to explain the tastes and ingredients. The sommelier was excellent - with two... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 164, rue du Midi, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 502 40 55

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 39 - 145
  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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