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Le cercle des voyageurs

Rue des grands carmes, 18, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+(32) 2514.39.49
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Ranked #671 of 2,343 restaurants in Brussels
Price range: $20 - $53
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The « Cercle des Voyageurs » is a Travel & Art Café composed by several spaces with different atmospheres, but everything revolves around the theme « travel ».Travellers bring back their stories and adventures, and « le Cercle » help them communicate through conferences, screening and other events.A creative kitchen, a piano bar, cocktails, rums from all over the world, teas from an herbalist’s shop and homemade pies: le Cercle is a unique stop for travellers. Don’t forget to visit the library filled with books and reviews about travels.Also, the Dori’s bar in the vault welcomes exhibitions, concerts and more! Check out the website for the agenda.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The « Cercle des Voyageurs » is a Travel & Art Café composed by several spaces with different atmospheres, but everything revolves around the theme « travel ».Travellers bring back their stories and adventures, and « le Cercle » help them communicate through conferences, screening and other events.A creative kitchen, a piano bar, cocktails, rums from all over the world, teas from an herbalist’s shop and homemade pies: le Cercle is a unique stop for travellers. Don’t forget to visit the library filled with books and reviews about travels.Also, the Dori’s bar in the vault welcomes exhibitions, concerts and more! Check out the website for the agenda.
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Canberra, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

My boyfriend and I are travellers. We saw the name, we looked inside and thought 'cool'. We were greeted by a waitress who looked like she was on her lunch break but told us to have a seat and someone would be with us (we only speak English and she was speaking very good English to us as well). We... More

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Meise, Belgium
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I went out for dinner with my wife on Wednesday 30th of July 2014. It's a nice place to have dinner, although, as we were sitting in the middle of the restaurant near the counter, it was quite noisy. Also, the music played a bit too hard. The server(s) were not able to help us in Dutch ... only English... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Was looking for a non-typical, touristy place to have lunch, when I passed by this bar/restaurant. The facade, and what I could glimpse of the inside looked interesting, so decided to get a table outside. In nice weather, they have a few tiny tables lining the front, taking up the sidewalk -- not much for privacy and view, but adequate... More

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New Jersey
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151 reviews 151 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We almost didn't come in because the menu seemed odd. But our first choice on the next block was fully booked, and we're so glad we came back to Le Cercle des Voyageurs. We liked it so much we returned a few nights later and were very satisfied both times. The seating offers more elbow room than other restaurants nearby.... More

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brussels
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I hate to have to give a bad restaurant review, but this place was a real disappointment for us. Friday evening, reservation, four adults. Place looks great when you walk in. Very funky, spacious, plenty of staff. Menu looked really interesting. Service and meal turned out to be really poor. Firstly, they forgot to cook one of the four main... More

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Flobecq, Belgium
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Please never frequent this place if you're dutch speaking. They just love your money but hate your 'peasant' language and culture.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

My husband and I passed this a couple of times, and it looked so inviting. Beautiful building, with a lovely entrance. Staff acknowledged us and welcomed us in, we hadn't booked but they were really accommodating. Staff were all multilingual, and made great recommendations. Food was delicious, and we'd already had food envy before ordering watching other diners enjoy their... More

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ravenna
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Here is a place you do not expect, in a street you do not expect... nice atmosphere you travel with your imagination and with your senses. The fish is excellent!! everything is tasty and with sometimes unexpected combination! the menu is not extensive ... and this is exactly what I like ... it means that they have great care of... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
236 reviews 236 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stumbled on this place as were wandering around thinking about what to have for lunch. It's a fascinating restaurant, bar, and art space. They were more than happy for people to just pop in for a coffee or drink, or a full meal. The building has been beautifully restored. The lunch menu dishes were Asian influenced (but not restricted... More

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I can say, that this restaurant is excellent. Nice staff, the food is really great, atmosphere in restaurant is amazing. U look the ceilings and walls all the time, also when u eat. :)

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