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Rue du Marche aux Fromages 26, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 24 87
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Delden, The Netherlands
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79 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Old fashion, exactly how it should be at a pizzeria. The pizza (especially salami picante) are delicious. The red wine is also perfect. Bit too much tourists, but who cares. In the center of Brussels near the 'grote markt'.

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Thank Maarten0123456
Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016

The food was really nice and you get a good portion. Was surprised how reasonably priced it was, you could never eat at an Italian in England for this price. Nice service and friendly touch with complimentary drink. We liked it so much we actually ate here twice during our short stay in Brussels.

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Thank james_p_matthews
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

the food wasn't too exciting - the pasta was alright, the tomato soup like something out of a can. thr menu is french only, but the staff was really nice sweet. the prices were very resonable.

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Thank Samuel B
London, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

As i work in brussels a lot it is always important to find a decent friendly restaurant, particularly when you are eating by yourself. This place is brilliant. Great italian food at great prices. A really friendly and welcoming place that is always a pleasure to visit. Highly recommended.

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Thank inikamozi
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Pros: The house wine was good and cheap The bread was good Cons: The food was not good. The pasta tasted bland like it was reheated. The pizza tasted like Sam's Club/Costco pizza (if you're not American then FYI, this is not flattering) that tastes like the box. They use way too much cheese. I removed about 100g of unnecessary... More 

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Thank James T
Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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178 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

All the classical Italian specialties are on the menu, traditional cooking and presentation, large portions, friendly staff, very clean. We had fish and pastas, but the pizzas looked great... next time :-) A good address in the heart of town, at two steps of the Grand Place.

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Thank dierik
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

Staying for the weekend, found this place. Nice and cosy, good food, friendly service. Reasonably priced. It's always a bit of a worry looking for decent restaurants in new cities, but we were well pleased we called on here. Give it a try!

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Thank Chris J
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Wow! I love Italian food, and this restaurant served me the best pasta I've ever had. The service is super friendly and efficient, the restaurant itself is warm and cosy. I'm traveling for business so I went by myself and it was the perfect restaurant for that too. Authentic Italian food, ambience and music. I highly recommend the tortellini bolagnaise.

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Thank JadeAdami
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Italian cuisine is characterized by making delicious dishes with a few simple ingredients. This restaurant does not present the authentic Italian cuisine as the dishes are too heavy and creamy and everything has an extra layer of cheese on it making it a very heavy lunch location. The staff is too much "in your face" all the time too.

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Thank Walter A
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

A really nice place, with good food, friendly personal, free Wi-Fi and central located. Free antipasti

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Thank Sándor N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $26
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Marche aux Fromages 26, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 513 24 87

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