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La Piola

Rue du Page 2, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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Ranked #674 of 2,395 Restaurants in Brussels
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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English first
Dusseldorf, Germany
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Really small and informal restaurant. Make sure to reserve or bring some patience with you, since they do not have many tables and if you do not reserve you need to wait ca. 30 minutes before getting a seat. In the while maybe you can enjoy a glass of wine. As told the place is small, this is why the... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Last time I wanted to go to La Piola, last minute, it was fully booked, so this time we we lucky to get a table. We ordered a delicious bottle of white wine (Muller-Thurgau) and tried some of the (offered) antipasti (you can sample some of their pasta & vegetables) when ordering a glass of wine. My friends ordered the... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Fantastic food, brilliant wine and an ambiance restaurants with Michelin stars would be proud of. Simple menu, done very well with wines to match. They obviously love their food & wine and want customers to enjoy the experience , but not require a remortgage to do it.

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Sofia
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116 reviews 116 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Pasta was very well done and delicious. Our waiter was very sweet. Had to come back as there were no tables but managed to get a table several hours later. Not much of a decor but then again, the food and wine were so good I spent very little time looking around.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

This restaurant is one of my favorite restaurants in Brussels. They know well how pasta should be... al dente which many restaurants in Brussels don't know. good ambiance, good service, very reasonable.

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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111 reviews 111 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

La Piola is a very nice (and very small) Italian restaurant that serves excellent food. Since the restaurant has only a few tables, they can't afford to have a long menu. Instead they change it very often (weekly I believe) - don't forget to check the menu outside before getting in. My review only applies to the "La Piola Pesce"... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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269 reviews 269 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

This is my type of restaurant - relaxed, basic wooden tables, nice atmosphere, great food. The pasta (I had the arrabiata) is some of the best I have eaten in Brussels (where much of the Italian food is truly awful). Well cooked pasta, just the right amount of well flavoured sauce. And topping it off is the price - extremely... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012 via mobile

I was looking fwd to my first visite to la piola.All my italien frinds mentioned as best pasta in town. Imagine my disappointment when we had poorly cooked pasta and. a sauce that wasn't cook enough. I Could live with crappy looking decor not to say cheap,and long waiting time,but I can not accept poor pasta,especially this is your only... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012 via mobile

This small restaurant is ideal for a relaxed Saturday lunch. They offer 6 or 7 mains, salads and antipasti. Food is properly prepared, with fresh pasta and well seasoned sauces. I felt it was a very good restaurant that definitely stands out from the plethora of Italian places that usually serve the traditionally boring pastas and precooked ricotta spinach ravioli...... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

You might think I go to La Piola so often because it's 2 blocks from my apartment, but of all the restaurants in the area it's my favorite by far. It's small, with great ambiance, they serve fresh, home-made pasta, and the service is very good. Part of what I like and which some may not, is the limited menu.... More

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Additional Information about La Piola

Address: Rue du Page 2, Brussels 1050, Belgium
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
Cuisine: Italian

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