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Restaurant Sainte-Catherine

#356 of 2,823 Restaurants in Brussels
Certificate of Excellence
French, Belgian, European
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Place du Samedi 15, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 (0)2 219 45 67
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Overland Park, Kansas
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66 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this restaurant while looking for a nice place to dine off the beaten path of the square -- and did we find it. The owners and staff were so accommodating and friendly, and the food was so well prepared. We enjoyed it so much, that we returned a second time, and it was equally enjoyable and filling.... More 

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Thank LeBonCatulus
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We arrived here unsure we'd found the right place. It was quiet but had been recommended and what a great recommendation. We both had filet steak, chips and veg and shared a bottle of wine. It was so tasty I couldn't take the smile off my face! I would highly recommend coming here for a great steak and chips!!

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Thank lottiehannah
Zurich, Switzerland
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

There is a main square a few meters away, but this restaurant is so much more personal. We had beef filet and porc filet and both of them were just excellent.

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Thank simue
Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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918 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 471 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

a nice little local restaurant - so much better than the ones by the main square - personal and attentive service - and brilliant food I had the rump steak which was done to perfection. Very highly recommended.

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Thank Albia-Newton
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

The staff and chef were very friendly. The seafood was great. Would highly recommend. Small and intimate atmosphere ....

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Thank James B
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Had dinner here last night. It was very quiet because of the current fear factor but it was excellent. The food was lovely - beautifully cooked fish. And the service friendly. Chef / owner came out and chatted. What a nice guy. Recommend it whole-heartedly.

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Thank AnnaGwen
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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270 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for dinner on a cold evening. Small restaurant but big on hospitality. Very friendly waiter, and the chef is very personable. Food was excellent, chef knows what he is doing.

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Thank Sue D
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

This was by far the best restaurant we ate in during our stay in Belgium. The food was magnificent. There was nothing left on our plates. We had a fine bottle of wine to accompany our meal. Only 2 people working the restaurant: the owner/chef and his helper. The owner/chef is 78 years old who prepares meals as it is... More 

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Thank Elaine T
England
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153 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Quiet restaurant and quite quirky as the chef is very attentive and talkative. Good food and fair prices. Well worth another vist and good for the area

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Thank curlew
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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315 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 260 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

We arrived in Brussels on a Friday night for the Grand Prix later in the weekend and having palled up with another couple decided to head out of the hotel in search of food. We made a huge mistake and blundered into the red light district. Beating a hasty retreat, we stumbled upon this restaurant in a small square with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place du Samedi 15, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 (0)2 219 45 67

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