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Rue Edith Cavell 151, Brussels 1180, Belgium
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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

This excellent restaurant, held by 2 brothers Bruno and Ivano, is a top restaurant for people who love genuine Italian food. Every week, the cook presents his suggestions which are always very refined and authentic. It is very family friendly and a great place to be with (lots of) friends, celebrate a anniversary etc... Price/quality is optimal.

Thank Miline100
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

As an Italian, I go there very often when I feel nostalgic and want real, genuine and fresh food.. Never disappointed, and always welcomed in this nice, elegant (without a fuss) place. I recommend it when people ask me for a good Italian restaurant. I know for seeing it that they get fresh diary products and vegetables directly from Italy... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Nice restaurant, with modern look, located in a residential area. Staff is Italian and they serve a selection of Italian classics, inclusive of pizza and some variations with local ingredients. We were with a group of people, but service was fast and efficient. I had penne all’arrabbiata which were prepared al dente and tasted fine. Other dishes selected included steak... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

In common with another reviewer, we ended up here because the new Italian restaurant a few doors away was full. Previously, it had always appeared very busy but this time was two-thirds empty, which should have been a warning. We decided on pizza as the safe option but they were awful. We couldn't wait to leave.

Thank jonnymonny
Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

This was a real find for me: an authentic Italian restaurant with wonderful fresh ingredients - some direct from Italy on the morning I was there. Just delicious. And the restaurant itself is very pleasant too: modern and airy, with an obviously devoted clientele (even at lunch). The staff are extremely welcoming and friendly. Almost like being back in Italy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Edith Cavell 151, Brussels 1180, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: 02.375.01.56

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