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Poechenellekelder

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Address: Rue du Chene 5 | Bruxelles, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Phone Number: 02 511 92 62
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Good beer in a quirky surrounding. Stumbled upon by accident looking for the Mannequin Pis (underwhelming!)

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Rob W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good beer in a quirky surrounding. Stumbled upon by accident looking for the Mannequin Pis (underwhelming!)

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Thank Rob W
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there looking for manneken pis, which btw is nothing great and can be easily skipped. However, this place, although small, has great collection of beers. Waiters and bartenders are helpful and have knowledge of what they are selling. On a sunny clear day, this place is good to chill.

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Honefoss, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Du you like Belgian beers? Being in Brussel, near Grand Place? Of course you will see the famous Manneken Pies, the small statue of the peeing boy. And right accross the street from Manneken is Poechenellekelder. Just peeping into this famous cafè is an adventure, spotting all th eold stuffs and Things on walls and roofs inside. After you have... More 

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Goiania, GO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place has a nice decor with various puppets hanging on the walls. There is a menu with several great belgian beers and the service is also very good! Location? Just in front of the manneken pis. Definitely worth the visit.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a hot Friday afternoon when we visited. Supposed to have stopped for a quick beer but they have such an amazing selection we stopped for three until early evening. Opposite the manikin pis. Seated outside. Great service good value and relaxing. A saxophone player was allowed to entertain us. The inside (it was too hot to be in)... More 

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Frankfort, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We sat outside at this one. It was a great night outside. The service was typically slow, but the beers were plentiful. We had a cheese tray which was good. There was a meat on top looked and tasted like raw bacon. I would also say this is a good people watching place as it is right next to the... More 

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We knew about the puppet house previously and were searching the streets of Brussels for the Mannekin pis (very underwhelmed!!) Called in twice once for coffee (superb - good and strong) & Beer and secondly, sheltering from the rain for Coffee, Beer, and Portie Mixed - that's cheese and salami plate to you and me. we snack on this often... More 

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Thank alison f
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Very nice belgian pub with a history and really huge selection of almost all belgian beers. You can choose not only by colour or make, but also by alcohol content, which is very helpful. I would give 5 star review, but we hadn't good experience with waiter who was a bit cold to us.

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Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Mannequins hanging as decor , the most amazing eclectic mix of objects on the walls & ceiling. It's a feast for the eyes taking it all in. It takes ages going to the loo as there's so much to see on the way!Easy popular jazz playing, very comfortable & relaxing atmosphere. Catering mainly for beer lovers with many, many beers... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

This place could be a tourist trap as it is located in front of to the Manneken Pis (the little boy fountain sculpture that is the symbol of Brussels). However this is one of the best bar in Brussels if you like beers and the headquarter of one of the oldest beer guilds (kind of beer drinker union) Indeed they... More 

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