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La Folle Epoque

$$ - $$$
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
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Chaussee de Namur 19, Wavre 1300, Belgium
+32 10 24 83 30
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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217 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came without a reservation on a weekday but were greeted with a smile and seated at a nice table. Service was very friendly and efficient. The food was delicious. Fish was very very fresh. The restaurant has a parking, which is very convenient. We had an excellent dinner and will be back when we are in the neighbourhood again.

Thank Caroline026
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176 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed February 6, 2017

we are regulars at this restaurant since > 10 years. in recent years the quality is again on an uphill climb. their raw seafood bar is the best in the wide area, super fresh ! same high quality for the week specialties and wine list. this is a small gem in the Wavre area, well worth the visit.

Thank EMBE762
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Business lunch with a colleague. Had the volaille starter, followed by the mushroom risotto. Very nice interior, and attentive staff. Food was good without being impressive, would go again for the ambiance and location.

Thank JohanF8240
Wielsbeke, Belgium
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2016

The resturant La Folle Epoque is will situated along one of the main streets entering Wavre. There is a beautiful terrace, besides an garden, where you can have lunch or dinner or just something to drink. The steaks are marvellous and spicy. Friendly staff.

Thank Lieven G
Aalst, Belgium
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Not knowing where we were going, we picked the restaurant out of the blue, we had a great evening. We were Lucky to get a table for two in the garden A beautiful garden, very nice interior, great food and fine wines. Do try the lobster and seafood. Very nice staff. Yesterday evening was the second time in three weeks!... More 

Thank erwintom
Northwich, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2016

Took 6 business colleagues to this place last week for an evening meal. Food was ok, but service was slow + not very friendly. No menu in English, and no offer of help with the various dishes. Don't like being asked for money by charity collectors during a meal. No plans to return to this restaurant.

Thank Paul H
Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

Really nice place excellent service and very nice food. Properly cooked to our requirements the steak was excellent. As was the sea food choice. Mid range price I think. Worth a look. Was recommended by our business contact with good reason.

Thank NSX_Johnny
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2015

We come here nearly every time we visit our family in Wavre. High class, good service, pleasant staff. My husband had a simple steak - good quality meat. I had tomatoes stuffed with shrimp and Dame Blanche for desert - excellent. Not cheap but you get what you pay for!

Thank MelKib
Brussels, Belgium
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174 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed August 14, 2015

I like this brasserie-style restaurant. I visited 2 times. It has a Paris-feel. Welcome and service are friendly and spot-on. Food and wines are excellent. Their oysters are fresh. Their fish is delicious. I have not tried meat dishes yet. Have a look at the deserts. There's free parking space next to the restaurant.

Thank hacrobaat
Oxford, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed June 21, 2015

Our hotel recommended this restaurant as a change from their own excellent dining room. It is nicely laid out on three levels, with additional alfresco tables in fin weather. The service was high spiritedly jolly but professionally expert. We only wanted one course each but couldn't have eaten more whatever our intentions. Not everyone could finish their helpings. The steaks... More 

Thank Christopher D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$36 - $58
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee de Namur 19, Wavre 1300, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Wallonia  >  Walloon Brabant Province  >  Wavre
  • Phone Number: +32 10 24 83 30

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