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Kartuizerstraat 32 | Rue des Chartreux, Brussels 1000, Belgium
(0)2 503 04 30
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 228
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    Very good
  • 35
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  • 11
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  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent lunch menu

This is a great place for lunch. A lunch menu (soup, a main course and coffee) costs only 11,90. Quality of the food is good and the atmosphere is really nice with big works of art on the walls. I made reservations for a group of eight persons and our table was ready for us when we entered... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
CarolienBAC
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Leuven, Belgium
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Leuven, Belgium
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305 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for lunch. A lunch menu (soup, a main course and coffee) costs only 11,90. Quality of the food is good and the atmosphere is really nice with big works of art on the walls. I made reservations for a group of eight persons and our table was ready for us when we entered. Some friends... More 

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1 Thank CarolienBAC
Miercurea-Ciuc, Romania
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice restaurant, great food, and excellent service. We had lunch there today, starter, main course really tasty. We reccomend it to you!

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2 Thank Timea_Tuvic
Halifax, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this restaurant as it was scored within the top 30 restaurants in Brussels on Trip Advisor before we went. We weren't disappointed. I had the lamp served with rosemary potatoes, goats cheese and ratatouille. It was extremely tasty and there was more than enough. Prices reasonable. Our total bill for one course and an alcoholic drink each was... More 

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2 Thank PhilWFC
Bruges, Belgium
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there on a rainy Sunday while I was visiting Brussels with my daughter. We had great food and nice drinks. We were very please with the friendly staff.

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1 Thank LadyZenBrugge
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous! You have to visit. Great food, drink, and excellent staff. Loved the tapas, great Belgium beer, too much fun.

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1 Thank Matt B
Halifax, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant after the reviews on trip advisor and it was the best decision! I ordered Belgium Steak which came with fries and salad. It was perfectly cooked to my liking and the salad had a delicious dressing. There were a great selection of beers and wines. Must try if your in Brussels and we will... More 

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1 Thank Lozzied89
Bucharest, Romania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and cosy atmosphere. Interesting and tasty food menu. Plenty of excellent tastes and pure and fresh ingredients are well used.

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2 Thank Anca G
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food here. Fantastic Belgian steak and duck. Wonderful atmosphere and music. Had a lovely meal and would definitely visit this restaurant again. Hats off to the chef and waitress! Xxxx

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1 Thank Hhsr
Islamabad, Pakistan
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167 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Charming place to have drinks and snacks in the heart of Brussels. A gear selection of cold and warm mezes and full dishes. Good crowd. Fair prices. Adela the server is fantastic and hilarious. Made our day. Highly recommend it.

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2 Thank Hristijan G
Redlands, California
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

This is the best restaurant we have eaten at during our trip to Brussels. The food is unique and delicious. The prices are reasonable, the ambiance is great, and the service is excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kartuizerstraat 32 | Rue des Chartreux, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: (0)2 503 04 30

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romantic

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?