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Moeder Lambic Fontainas

8 place Fontainas, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 503 60 68
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Ranked #5 of 2,352 Restaurants in Brussels
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Belgian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Amazing selection of Belgium beers with a few guests beers available as well. Staff are highly knowledgeable, so if your not sure what to order they'll be able to pick something spot on for your tastes.

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

I've visited Moeder Lambic Fontainas quite a few times now (but only ever made it to the original Chez Moeder Lambic once!). They have possibly the biggest selection of draught beers anywhere in Brussels - approx 30 regulars (of various styles), 10 guests (often including a few from Italy and France, look for the little table blackboards) and 6 Lambic... More

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London, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

Went looking for the Moeder Lambic whilst in Brussels with my wife, I was not disappointed. They have a great selection of beers and if you ask the staff for recommendations they will guide you to the right beer. Ordered a cheese board which had a good selection of fresh cheese and warm bread (which I think they would replace... More

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Hasselager, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Nice place. Good service... Many draft beers... Service both inside and outside... But flat lambic beer. Take a good abbey beer instead :)

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Brussels, Belgium
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65 reviews 65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We visited this place about 10 times and they always have an excellent choise of beers. They are famous for their 40 beers on tap, and have also a great selection of bottled beers. Service is good and you get a good explenation.Very popular place.Only minus : sometimes they tap your glass with a lot of foam and then you... More

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Toronto
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

An excellent selection of lambic beers; enough for the whole family! Our server guided us to some great choices. It can get busy but the atmosphere is still very inviting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We went here several times while in Brussels. The beer selection is great, with some really unique ones from outside Europe (the special was from Quebec, which, being from Canada, we were happy to see). Really good service, good prices. Ordered food once and it was better then your average pub fare. Recommend.

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winchester
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52 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We sat outside and had a samling of about six beers, some lambics which are not my favourite but they had a good selection. The service was excellent with attractive, friendly and efficient waitresses. Recommended for a taste of traditional Brussels beers. We had a meat and cheese platter too which was a perfect accompaniment for the many beers! It... More

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Probably one of the best bars in Brussels by way of selection. I barely made a dent in the beer menu, and the Mixte (cold meats and cheeses) was just about enough to fill two empty bellies. Service is great once you get going but initially could have been better.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This really is a great little bar. Visited twice during my stay - once in the afternoon (quiet, laid back, excellent snacks) and once in the evening (busy and buzzing!). A very popular location and easy to see why.

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