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poivre & sel

Rue du Parnasse 2, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 503 46 93
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (16 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European
$$ - $$$
Rue du Parnasse 2, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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Reviewed July 7, 2017

There was a private event the evening we went to eat but they were kind enough to accommodate us in an upstairs dining room. The food was delicious and the wine was fine. The service could've been slightly more attentive but I believe they were...More

Thank bt_mpls_traveler
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Pretty nice place, decent food, good variety, friendly staff, good service and decently priced. Recommended

Thank Carlo S
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Found this by chance near our hotel and we were happy with our choice. Loved the menu - lots of choices of pastas, meats and fish. Plus the pasta was possible as an appetizer portion which was wonderful. Excellent antipasta dish- not sure why I...More

Thank ToniS1111
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Being Italian, I love when I can find nice food from my country. Overall it was a okay dinner. The best part was the antipasto, really good. However, the pasta trio was a bit under what I would consider an average, while the salmon was...More

Thank Marco d
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

The place is decent and offers a variety of dishes, including fish, meat and pasta. The sea bass I ordered was delicious, though the portion could be a bit bigger.

Thank Nikos K
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

Traveling here on business. Stayed at hotel on same street. Looked up trip advisor and found this restaurant a block away. Had veal parmigiana with side of pasta. Pasta tasted homemade and the parmigiana was very good. I loved the sauce. Small restaurant but typical...More

Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

If TripAdvisor allowed to rate 4.5 I would have rated it 4.5. I reserve 5 for astonishing experiences but this one was better than just good. Fishes dominated suggestions on the day of our visit and we did not regret it: the espadon and salmon...More

Thank Maciej B
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Poivre et Sel is a very pleasant restaurant offering a choice of French and Italian food in the European sector of Brussels close to the European Parliament. It is quite a small restaurant where the food is cooked in full view of the diners -...More

Thank RIchard035
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Have eaten here 4 times now, some dishes good and some not so. Their best dishes, IMHO, are the trio of foie gras to start, the crab ravioli for main and either crime brûlée or tarte tatin for dessert.

1  Thank Steve L
Reviewed July 1, 2016

We ducked into this restaurant without reservations. Food was interesting and very tasty. Good service and excellent choice of wine and beer. Good place for reasonable amount.

Thank KSO11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Parnasse 2, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 503 46 93
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