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Rue des Bouchers 32, Brussels 1000, Belgium
02 5119602
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  • Food
    1.5 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
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    1.5 of 5 stars
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    1.5 of 5 stars
they are a liar and fraud

We went to a business trip. We went to this restaurant on Sunday night. They said the price is 12 euro-15 euro but they brought us a big order and price per person is 45 euro. We could not eat anything. It was horrible and we left the restaurant with the amount of 248.50. These people are blocking... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed December 1, 2014
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

I felt it a bit annoying when we first passed by, and a man was trying to persuade us to come inside the restaurant for lunch. He even offered free drinks in addition to the 12 euro per person menu (my wife bargained this "discount"). Usually, in such cases I decline the invitation by saying: "It's too early for lunch,... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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121 reviews 121 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This restaurant is located in the Rue des Bouchers, a narrow pedestrian Street full of restaurants and of course, tourists. All the restaurants of this area offer menus with a main course, dessert and beverage. In the front of all, there are annoying guys trying to catch customers. This specific restaurant is not an exception and offered this type of... More 

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istanbul
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We went to a business trip. We went to this restaurant on Sunday night. They said the price is 12 euro-15 euro but they brought us a big order and price per person is 45 euro. We could not eat anything. It was horrible and we left the restaurant with the amount of 248.50. These people are blocking your way... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Avoid. A scam for tourists. A sign in front of the restaurant shows 12-15€ dishes, but inside they don't give you a menu and the waitress shows you only photos with no prices. When the check came, a dish for 2 was 90€! The waitress was also very rude.

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Queensland, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I wish we had of read these reviews earlier. Our experience was terrible. The steak we ordered was well done, but was so tough we could barely cut it with a knife. The final insult was 5 Euro per 600ml bottle of still water - an absolute joke!! Do yourself a favour, and go elsewhere.

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New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

After a long day of site seeing, my friends and I went to this restaurant because were craving for Paella. Boy, that was big mistake! Yes, we were very excited and we JUST wanted to have Paella, and we ordered one without looking at the menu (our fault). First, they served us each, a free glass of sangria, which was... More 

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Margraten
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

We wanted to have some food but they gave us the expensive menu only, only after asking several times for the day menu they showed it but we already decided to only have a drink, a small beer was 5€! and you do not get a menu card with prices of drinks, rude service, just terrible...avoid!!!!!!

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Leeds
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Attracted by the gentleman in the street who guaranteed they were the cheapest and nicest restaurant on the stretch we were enticed by the €12 for 3 course menu. It seemed like a great offer, especially with the offer of complimentary 'champagne' if we came in. For €12 we weren't expecting much, however when the croquettes starter arrived we expected... More 

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Tuross Head, Australia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We were seduced by the man in the alley who sold the restaurant to us as he appeared reasonably genuine and the place looked ok.There were only a few people inside but the food took forever to come and when it did it was worse than disgusting. Awful, terrible food appeared to be cooked by a gardener or bricklayer and... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Be careful! Avoid at all costs - a thoroughly awful experience. There are multiple menus and multiple prices - in the end we just walked away without eating. The food was supposed to be a meat platter for two, but came with a small pot of chips, a single lamb chop, a sausage and a beef burger - supposedly for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rue des Bouchers 32, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: 02 5119602

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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