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Les Chapeliers

) #1,859 of 3,101 Restaurants in Brussels $$ - $$$ , European
Rue des Chapeliers 1-3, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 64 79
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Belgian, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Rue des Chapeliers 1-3, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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71 - 80 of 85 reviews

Reviewed September 25, 2012

Perfect location, and amazing food. Situated just off Grand Place near the Hard Rock Café you’ll know this restaurant from the top hats in the window. Yes, it’s a tourist restaurant but it serves great wholesome food. We had the Flemish Beef Stew, and the...More

Thank JUDITHbristol
Reviewed September 8, 2012

DO NOT COME IN! I came with my parents and brother. We sat down at 8pm and then finished all the wines around 9:30. The food was not ready until 9:45ish so we decided to leave. The only explanation was "there are too many people",...More

Thank ritas6725
ATGP, Gérant at Les Chapeliers, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2012

Thank you for this feedback - I totally agree with you that 90 minutes waiting is far too long - It is absolutely not in our values and we do usually deliver a faster service - We had a huge problem with our kitchen that...More

Reviewed August 1, 2012

What Marisol M has experienced, we sure experienced the opposite! I do empathised with her cos we had the same treatment in Chez Leon! We went there for dinner and was treated courteously and head waiter or supervisor...forgot his name, was real friendly. Ordered twin...More

Thank JaniseW
Reviewed April 28, 2012 via mobile

My husband and I was walking around about 8 pm and decided to go in this restaurant that seemed to be nice. Our intention was drink something to meet the place. First of all the smell was terrible, like durty bathroom. When the staff came...More

Thank Marisol M
ATGP, Gérant at Les Chapeliers, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2012

Thank you for this feedback - It is true that we are a restaurant and not a bar - we do only serve drinks with meals - I am very sorry if you felt not properly welcomed or confused by our waiter when he said...More

Reviewed February 19, 2012

This review is only partially for Les Chapeliers since this restaurant is actually connected to The White Rose (I cannot recall the French name) and share a kitchen and staff. We were on the "Rose" side as the other was full. We were given a...More

Thank Krisjand
Reviewed February 3, 2012

Good (though not excellent) local cuisine, accompanied by a cozy atmosphere, warm service, and good beers.

Thank Maya_pr
Reviewed December 13, 2011

Just off the Grote Markt (North east corner) is Les Chapeliers (Hat factory) behind a wooden facade is a warm space that welcomes you. Hats (old fashioned bowlers and top hats) hang from the ceiling of this establishment which was once, indeed, a hat factory....More

1  Thank HPM1984
Reviewed November 8, 2011

I had only 2 nights in Brussels so I spend it mostly in the old part of town; there you can find "The Chapeliers". I decided to eat in this restaurant because of the atmosphere, without researching it first. Big mistake. The service was awful,...More

Thank Bianca B
ATGP, Gérant at Les Chapeliers, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2011

Hello, Thank you for your feedback - as I already wrote on the personal email I sent you, I was very sorry to hear your bad experience at Les Chapeliers - It is totally unacceptable - We had a terrible confusion in the kitchen that...More

Reviewed October 5, 2011

As an experienced traveler I knew better than to eat at a restaurant that was located in such a high tourist area. The service was worse than terrible, I don't mind gay waiters but please leave that anti heterosexual attitude at home. My son ordered...More

Thank OnePlaneAway
ATGP, Gérant at Les Chapeliers, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2011

Thank you for this tough but obvious comment - I am sorry and very surprised to hear that our gay colleague was rude to you, it is absolutely not in his habits - Concerning the food, it is very subjective but I took note of...More

Reviewed August 9, 2011

A very busy small restaurant. Noisy but this makes the atmosphere. Great food, especially all meat meals, deserts are delicious. Not for discussing business...

Thank QuebecSlovenia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$33 - $54
Cuisine
Belgian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Chapeliers 1-3, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 513 64 79
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