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Chaussee d'Alsemberg, 103-108, Brussels 1060, Belgium
025341303
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7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

It is not only about mushrooms. The atmosphere and the creativity of the cuisine make it worth a visit. The restaurant offers partly set menus, where one can combine a choice of 2-3 starters, mains, cheese and deserts in different ways for set price. For example, starter, main and cheese. You get a complimentary little starter while you wait for... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

I love mushrooms I thus really enjoyed the meal. We have a menu alongs the season and the market therefore it changes all the time. It is an open kitchen you can see what the chefs is preparing.. really nice! The only negative point is the quantities.. there are quite small. My boyfriend eats a lot and he was still... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

All except the wines include mushroom. And all excellent dishes. Each day a menu of 3 appetizers, 3 main courses and 3 desserts is proposed. You can make your combination accordingly to your appetite, or all 3, or 3 or only one item. The dishes are nicely presented, and with the really personalised service, the waiters explain the dishes ingredients.... More 

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Thank stijn s
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

I have been to Café des Spores three times and the first time it was truly an excellent meal. The place is cosy, staff is friendly and attentive and it was overall a really good experience. The second time it was not as good, staff still superbe but food not to same level. This happens often of course as expectations... More 

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Thank foodienorth
Windsor, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

Go here for an evening enshrouded in mushrooms like you'll never have anywhere else. (But steer clear of the organic, unpreserved wine unless you like your wine to taste like it's been corked!)

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Thank JJerrum
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

The metal was very good if you like mushrooms. But the service could be better. We waited about 40 minutters between the starters and the main meal.

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Thank Jacobodil
Paris
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

A restaurant full of mushrooms from starters to desserts. They are getting better and better with more food in the plate. It's always very good. Too bad their wine is so expensive. You can book with friends, colleagues, family or for a romantic evening. The place is very well decorated and the chef cooks at the entrance.

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Thank sarahbastin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

Avoid to come when you are hungry! Special plates with mushrooms. But not enough for a brave man and very long time before being served

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

We came to this Resto for a bachelorette dinner, the food was good albeit limited choices, portion sizes are small but ok of you don't want to have a huge meal and watch the calories :). The mushroom cheese cake which I thought might be going just too far - was quite delicious. Good place to try out. Service was... More 

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Thank Laura A
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Food is ok, but portions are small and overpriced. We booked a table at 9:30, and they did not take our orders until 10:30. The entrée arrived at 10:45, main course at 11:30. We have paid 55 euros per person and we have been tortured during almost 3 hours. We were starving... As I said, food is good and tasty,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee d'Alsemberg, 103-108, Brussels 1060, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: 025341303

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