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Reviewed May 9, 2019

Place du Chatelain is a nice area surrounded by a variety of shops and bars/restaurants for all tastes. Every wednesday a local market takes place in the main square starting at 2 pm with good products and prices. Absolutely worth visiting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leandra B
Reviewed April 1, 2019

Le Chatelain is now THE place for you if you belong to the so called BOBO community (bourgeois-bohème) or if you just aspire to belong to. Plenty of choice for a fashion lunch with very few belgian specialities (and people!). All you find here can...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank ingmarp
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Found the market by accident as it was just down the road from our hotel. I think it is only there on a Wednesday so we were sort of lucky, unfortunately it was raining really hard so we didn't spend too much time walking round....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank bean10
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Great cozy square in the center of Brussels. Full of fun bars and nice restaurants, always vibrant and full of young people until the early hours, even on weekdays.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sushimus84
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

The Place du Chatelain itself has nothing great: small, not great architecture. BUT the neighbourhood is very interesting: many and diverse restaurant, trendy shops. In addition, every Wednesday there is a market. Very trendy and chic! On top of this, rue Americaine, 5 mn from...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jamesequity
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Unless you happen to be on a large EU salary and pension, this is not the market to go to for either the best of local produce or the greatest authenticity. It is first and foremost, a place to be seen to "flan" in and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank BorehamCarter
Reviewed July 12, 2017

This is a square we often visit as there is a nice wine bar where we already had several good glasses of wine. There is also a nice flower shop at the other corner with a doggie watching over it. It is getting old but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank LilyLighthouse
Reviewed June 4, 2017

This is a must. On wednesdays fresh vegetables, fruits, tasty ham, saucissions, top quality organic wines.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Antti Kalle Art... H
Reviewed March 31, 2017

This squar and the streets around it boast many of brussels' nicest shops, including a top notch library and dito patisserie

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Wednesday afternoon and early evening are market time at Place du Chatelain. The most fantastic cheese, fresh meat, cooked meat, baked goods, fresh vegetables and fruit, and fresh fish. And at this time of year mulled wine ..... and more. I love it.

Date of experience: January 2017
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April 5, 2017|
Response from Yves57 |
Yes, Wednesday afternoon.
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