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Chaussee de Tervuren 178, Waterloo 1410, Belgium
+32 2 354 86 43
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gourmet place with prices to match. Quality, ambience and service is worth the price though. Food is very good and a full meny with daily specials include a great choice. Garden tables are great when the weather allows, but it is a great place to visit all year round. We keep going back and have never been... More 

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Thank Anders M
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this review

Hello Anders, Thank you for your nice review! We hope to see you again soon and with a bit of luck on the garden tables on a sunny day :-). Have a great day, L’Opéra’s team More 

Brussels, Belgium
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff. Bar/waiting area is just the entrance hall, with a TVs and toilet entrance. Food is nice but lacks the details and finish you'd expect from a place like this and was somewhere in the middle ground between high end and traditional... Place crowded with lots of other restaurant choices. A good wine list helped the evening along. I'd... More 

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Waterloo, Belgium
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

My husband and I had a lunch and we will never go back. A lady staff(over weight lady) at the entrance she didn't even say bonjour when we came in. The waitress was unfriendly and impolite. No apology for bringing a still water instead of sparkling water, not even changing a bottle. No a big deal "still or sparkling" if... More 

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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to enjoy traditional and very good Italian food. We have been several times here and never disappointed about the food quality. Large nice wine list as well. Yet I am not a big fan of the decoration (old fashioned in my opinion... ).

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Thank Noemie_Noisette_29
Market Rasen, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

We visited "l'Opera" to celebrate a few birthdays (3). The restaurant was chosen for the nice atmosphere, the friendly service and of course the good food, a big choice by the way. We sat at a nice table with enough space for us all. After sitting down our orders were taken and we were served the drinks. Shortly after we... More 

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Southeast US
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126 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

I ate here with a number of co-workers. We all loved our meals. I had fish with Parmesan coating. It came with a couple of small sides. I had a salad as an appetizer and Cannoli for dessert. The fish and Cannoli were both exceptional. I did not have any of the wine, but my co-workers said it was very... More 

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Waterloo, Belgium
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

Typical high class Italian restaurant, great kitchen and gret wine. The restaurant is in a very villa with a beautiful terras for summer

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Bruxelles
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76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Nicely located, the restaurant has good atmoshperics no matter the season or weather. I last went there for dinner with my family, and everything we had was remarkable. Every month the menu honors a different Italian province. Although quite on the upscale side, prices are reasonable. We did not experience any undue waiting time, and service was friendly and competent

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Our group of had dinner there in the first week of June. I found it over priced, the portions were small and the lamb was tasteless. We tried to get sparkling water but could not manage to communicate this to the waitress so gave up and accepted the still water instead.

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Thank NTOK
London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Now this is where Waterloo some bodies go for lunch. It's ok the staff are normally good. The food is pretentious and not particularly fabulous. It's pricey unless you do the business lunch. It's always full so maybe I'm missing something?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee de Tervuren 178, Waterloo 1410, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Wallonia  >  Walloon Brabant Province  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +32 2 354 86 43

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?