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De Monk

Rue Sainte-Catherine 42, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 75 11
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“spaghetti” (22 reviews)
“charcuterie” (3 reviews)
“pate” (3 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Rue Sainte-Catherine 42, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed May 24, 2018

We found this place from Trip Advisor, though it didn't look great from the outside. Just wanted a light meal. Big, but cosy, pub with old-fashioned and characterful back room for meals. Short menu, Good spaghetti Bolognese for 10 euros. Quick and efficient service. Great...More

Thank David4758
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

De Monk is the perfect place for a relaxed meal for an excellent price. They have several types of pasta which cost around 10 euros for the normal portion. They also have a good selections of beers. Have been here multiple times during my travels...More

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

I first cane here for lunch. Someone had told me the spaghetti was good, quick and cheap. They were right. Some time later I returned for a beer. The pub has a very authentic feel and the music is top notch.

Thank FrancoisAP
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Great atmospheric bar off a pretty square near a superb fish stall.loads of beer options, helpful staff and a beautiful interior and decor. Didn’t eat but the charcuterie looked tasty too.

Thank islamat
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Great beer, great services Awesome snacks! I didn't get the chance to try the restaurant part but the bar remind me this motto "take it easy be happy" that's exactly the mood of this bar. Come in couple with friend or by yourself it really...More

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Only choice out of spaghetti or speghetti, with different sauce. Very nice system, super tasty. There is a bar in the frot, the restaurant is in the back! Situated in the Flanders neighbourhood! Very nice area.

Thank Sophie G
Reviewed March 5, 2018

This was the first bar we visited as soon as it opened !! Thursday mid-morning very characterful and civilised , beer and snacks.. if you know what you are ordering which we didn't , a bit like lucky dip, but very enjoyable. Visited again Saturday...More

Thank Flatch48
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

I love to visit the area around Place Sainte Catherine as it's bouncing with great pubs,bars and restaurants and De Monk is one of my favourites. Walking in you know your in a proper beer bar ,it's a big spacious bar with two separate drinking...More

Thank 293neilk
Reviewed January 18, 2018

Well known spacious place in Bxl city. Wide choice in beers, liquors, softs. Unique interior, dark brown. Noisy because always crowded. Limited offer in dried meat, cheese (good stuff) and some spaghetti (tasty!!). Some beers quite expensive. Most of staff very friendly and helpful (vs.some...More

Thank Bert B
Reviewed December 22, 2017

I visited De Monk on more than one occasion and I always keep comming back for their reasonably priced and rather wide selection of beers as wel as their tasty and good quality of Flemish charcuterie platters wich are an excellent food pairing option to...More

Thank Thomas H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Sainte-Catherine 42, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 75 11
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