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Address: 5 Rue du Chene | Bruxelles, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Cool place to grab a beer after seeing the little peeing statue. There is no "bar" from what I can tell, just very snug tables. Not handicap accessible. Good beer menu, friendly... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2017
Alexandria, Virginia
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Alexandria, Virginia
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Reviewed April 17, 2017

Cool place to grab a beer after seeing the little peeing statue. There is no "bar" from what I can tell, just very snug tables. Not handicap accessible. Good beer menu, friendly staff, interesting decor. What more could you ask for! Only down side is that if you go by yourself, you have to take a table alone, as there... More 

Thank Nicole_P_1980
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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Nice place. Fair price. The Service outside is not great. One waitress that comes almost once per day

Thank Wladimir C
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25 reviews
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Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to drink and taste the many alternative beers that Belgium can offer. You can find commercial and crafted local beers. I had the opportunity to taste about of them and all of them were great. Beers menu includes more than 50 local beers.

Thank Marco M
Wexford, Ireland
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

They take their beer seriously here, and why shouldn't they. It's part pub, part bric-a-brac museum, part curiosities. It has a bit of everything here. Our server was very well informed about the beers and tended to our needs very professionally. All drinks provided with some snacks which was a nice touch. We also tried the mixed plate of cheese... More 

Thank pat g
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

Must visit....great beer great ambience....puppet heaven...dark and ghoulish but let that be the reason you visit not the reason you avoid

Thank gary w
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed February 17, 2017

A must see when in Brussels. The bar has a fantastically extensive beer list at all different types of prices - the staff are also very friendly and willing to offer their help and expertise! Would highly recommend!

Thank IrishWanderlust96
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 340 helpful votes
Reviewed February 12, 2017

Just a few mins away from the Grand Place, this is an institution. Filled inside with puppet paraphernalia, this bar has a top beer list and snacks (as well as a filling spag bol). Great to chill out in.

Thank david n
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Very busy bar and we went mid-week on a cold January evening. Stayed for several beers and at no time did we have empty glasses, as the very impressive Lone Waiter managed the bar crowd like Spinning Plates - total mental/physical multi tasking. Loved the Robert Mugabe look alike puppet.

Thank Stuart P
Surrey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Had a day trip to Brussels with a friend to sample some amazing Belgian beers. Popped into here just by chance and how pleased were we that we did ! Really charming bar with friendly and helpful staff who were happy to guide us where needed in choosing some delicious beers. The decor of the place is so homely and... More 

Thank Rich G
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187 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

If you want a fantastic beer selection in a cozy, charming and very festively decorated for Christmas place, then you must pop in. It is conveniently located across from Mannekin Pis. There were easily 100 beers on offer along with very light nibbles (cheese, charcuterie). Don't plan on dinner- you come here for beer and ambiance.

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