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Rue General Leman 8 | 1040 Etterbeek, Brussels, Belgium
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Ranked #380 of 2,491 Restaurants in Brussels
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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  • English first
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  • German first
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English first
Brussels
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I like this place for their cakes and small sweets. Get a coffee there and choose from their vast selection of mini cakes to make your own cafe gourmand, this place is a must for sweet-tooths!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I live in place jourdan. Au Vatel is one of my favor bakery, yes not very cheap but only good things you can buy, a very lively neighbourhood.

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Sollentuna, Sweden
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I had a good, but microwaved, goat cheese and bacon pie. My girlfriend ordered a caesar salad and we assumed they had put ham in it because the meat was a bit pink and didn't really taste like chicken. We asked and it turned that it was actually chicken. When we pointed out that it was pink the waitresses just... More 

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erie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast here on 09 October 2014. The omelettes were excellent. Good coffee. Not many patisseries in Brussels, unlike Paris, so this is a nice find. And also unlike those in Paris, Au Vatel offers breakfast foods. Highly recommended.

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Brussels, Belgium
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Not the cheapest, but certainly one of the best patisseries in town located at Place Jourdan, a very lively neighbourhood.

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This place is a must. One I go back to every time and it has never disappointed! Great! Great! Great! You should try their fresh fruit tarts and croques!

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Moscow, Russia
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209 reviews 209 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

My friend and I had a tasty b/f. I had eggs (omlet), she - some local bakery. All was great, including service, though it wasnt really quick...

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Athens, Greece
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

The pastry here is great. Yes it's bit expensive but worth every bite! and the service is great.....

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Bruxelles
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

I've been to Vatel several times and i always try to stop there when I'm in the area. Nice pastries, croassants etc and good breads as well. The coffee is good. A nice place to take a break.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

If you work or visit the European Commission or Council, you should visit this small cafe at the nearby Place Jourdan. Excellent quiche, but most of all: beautiful and excellent cakes, especially the small, round ones. The interieur design is not so nice, so maybe you can take the cakes with you :-)

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Additional Information about Au Vatel

Address: Rue General Leman 8 | 1040 Etterbeek, Brussels, Belgium
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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