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Avenue Orban 231, Brussels 1150, Belgium
02.770.20.25
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Bistronomie.

Nice decor, fresh food, good choice of plates, well priced, sexy staff (or not?)..........keep it up!

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
Lukas M
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berlijn
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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82 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Brussels, Belgium
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Poor standard of food at a high price. In leafy ex-pat Stockel area Woluwe St. Pierre. Informal but prosperous clientele. Scampi tomato stew-soup starter which which was hard to eat as they hadn't been properly shelled - no finger wipes provided. followed by an utterly tasteless filet steak served in two bits with greasy chips. My partner had smoked quail... More 

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berlijn
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35 reviews 35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Nice decor, fresh food, good choice of plates, well priced, sexy staff (or not?)..........keep it up!

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Bruxelles (Belgique)
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The trendy decor and the sunny terrasse in the summer make the restaurant an enjoyable place for lunch. Good and tasty food, friendly service at a reasonable price.

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Bruxelles, Belgique
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I was invited there by a friend: really delicious foie gras , just sour enough , not too soft served with spicy salt, then a delicious pheasant with great cooked vegetables. Staff friendly and very polite. Good prices . I will return there

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Brussels, Belgium
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

The friendly service and very good food are making the Gou our favorite place around Place Dumont. We highly recommend to try their Moules frites (not on the menu but always available during the season).

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Brussels, Belgium
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Nice staff, smart decor, good food and in summer small nice terrace Very convenient during lunch time Salmon is excellent

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London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

For a family celebration - 6 adults and 2 children- I booked this restaurant for dinner on a Saturday. The restaurant has three different areas, we were seated in the bar area, which was fine but is a passageway between the other two parts of the restaurant, so you may choose not to sit there. Service was a highlight, really... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Gou has fast, friendly service and a nice menu with some "standard" Belgian items (steak/frites, fish) and a modern twist to the cooking and decor. I'm sure the locals will be aghast, but Gou reminds me of some of the trendy (but reliable) bistro's in the U.S...much more so than the typical restaurant in Brussels. In our party folks had... More 

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Hudson, Ohio
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Gou is a delightful restaurant outside of Brussels that is worth a visit. Because I was staying nearby, I visited the restaurant several times on my recent trip to Belgium. The service was very good and the staff really tried to accommodate our requests. They have a nice garden area in the back and additional outdoor seating in the front.... More 

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Estepona, Spain
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

To beggin with, we went around 14:30 and had lunch eithout any problem. And it was gorgeous!!! A lovely tuna tataki, a suculent filet américain and a delicious moelleux de chocolat... Ummmm! Please, please, please don't miss. All this in a lovely garden with the kindest service you can imagine!!!...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenue Orban 231, Brussels 1150, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: 02.770.20.25

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Café

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