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The Old Oak - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


$5 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

My twin brother Stephen and I were bar and pub hopping around the EU Quarter of Brussels and decided to drop into one of our favourite Irish pubs namely The Old Oak. This is as about a traditional an Irish pub you will find in...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed March 1, 2018

I generally pop in here to see football or rugby. Great pub atmosphere - different areas. Great pub grub, not too pricey. Friendly staff

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Gillian M
Reviewed February 6, 2018

We went here to watch the rugby last weekend. (They have lots of televisions for sports, which may put some people off). They serve food which was wholesome and good value. The seafood chowder was excellent at a good price. Prices are generally fair for...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ianx17489
Reviewed January 30, 2018

went for lunch twice this week. Both times empty, quiet and pleasant (but has reputation for business and noise, esp during televised soccer or rugby). Ban on smoking 100% observed. Great location from all institutions. Not lucky with food choices: avocado and eggs - too...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank BXLtravellerBXL
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Cozy little pub with a laid-back atmosphere. Quite wide variety of Beers and pub food was also served. The staff was attentive enough.

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Hampiainen
Reviewed December 9, 2017

The place is nice but the character of the manager girl is horrible, arrogant and unpleasant. The friendly rasta waiter was embarrassed to see how he treated us by refusing to charge us separately.

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank pepserrat
Reviewed November 8, 2017

I was there to watch a football game.... but it was shown in ARABIC, its an irish pub, we spoke to the Scottish man who was also working there he advised what games would be played, he was very busy dealing with the customers who...More

Date of visit: November 2017
2  Thank agrumlover2017
Reviewed October 15, 2017

I was there with my partner this weekend on Saturday night during the Napoli game.. it was super busy, we were informed of the potential wait for the food from our waiter when we ordered, so that was not a problem, i had Fish and...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank brusselsc0uple
Reviewed October 1, 2017

I went there with my friends to have a drink and take something to eat. It was OK, the service could be little faster. The rest was good.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Romeo B
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

I came back to Old Oak, still having in mind those juicy, rich burgers they used to serve. So once again, we all took burgers. But we came to the same conclusion: for the first time, the meat they served was really, really bad. This...More

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank nicov2
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