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#306 of 407 French in Brussels
#1,399 of 2,362 Restaurants in Brussels


$30 - $37
French, Belgian, Bar, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks

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1.6 miles from Horta Museum (Musee Horta)
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Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

Nice and warm place.good atmosphere.nice menu.tasty .very good coffee capuccino.many others coffee shops chocolate shops and bakery nearby.like it very much.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 1, 2020 via mobile

Staff was very helpful, even though I could not speak French, they helped me with my order, which was Boulets with tomato sauce and fries, it was good, well cooked, well seasoned and well served, I believe they must have some expensive Chef preparing foods...as their price is somewhat not compatible with the plates. I understand paying for the whole experience, however my experience was as good as other places I visited in Brussels. Overall it was a good experience.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 14, 2017

We have been there for many times and I alwas had a meal from their seasonal menu. I have never been dissapointed even thought once the meal was a bit dry but it was quail so I kinda understood :) I can only recommend it.

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed November 7, 2017

We went there with a friend who invited me to eat traditionnal Belgium food. The waiters are nice but noisy and the food... honestly it can't be done by somebody who love cooking. The taste are flat and fat, and the price very expensive considering...the bad quality. Go away !More

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed August 1, 2017

We have been in this traditional Belgian brasserie a couple of times, during he mussels season. They prepare them really well and the atmosphere is nice , with a lovely terrace. Both times the server was friendly and welcoming. We will go back!

Date of visit: July 2017
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

We passed the place several times with our car and the sunny weather made the place looking very nice. Many restaurants with all seats outside. We decided to sit at la becasse. The service was okay. Making some joke with my girls. Unfortunately no English...speaking. So order was a but complicated, but it worked. My wife got the wrong vine anyway. The meals were all very basic. Steak was dry and cheap meat. Lasagne for the girls was okay, but the sauce was a bit tasting like instant sauce. Finally the vegetarian meal: was a joke. 3 thin pieces cut out of a half zucchini with cheap cheese and sauce. No thanks! Finally paid 80 Euro.... hm. Drink a beer there and enjoy the live if sunny weather but not more.More

Date of visit: June 2017
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

A place where you can eat, that's it. Nothing special on the menu, meat is OK. Not bad not good. The service is quite disappointing in particular. And the place is pretty old. Toilets are awful.

Date of visit: April 2017
Reviewed February 14, 2017

typical Belgian Brasserie with Belgian main dishes. You can find anything you want from salad to meat to fish. Very large menu. Typical Brasserie ambiance.

Date of visit: December 2016
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

This place is a busy bee near the ULB campus. It was a chilly day at noon and the menu posted outside offered French onion soup. Perfect. Well, they didn't have it. The vegetarian plate on the menu of seasonal suggestions? Nope, they didn't have...that either. My jet-lagged brain caught the waiter's explanation in French along the lines of "these are only suggestions and we sometimes run out." They DID have the mushroom tartine and a pasta dish for my companion that was plentiful but bland. Food on nearby tables looked OK but most of the patrons seemed to stick to drinks. The place has a lot of local charm but overall a disappointing experience.More

Date of visit: October 2016
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

After a little stroll we found this nice square in Ixelles. Beautiful weather, Belgium beer and lovely cakes. We enjoyed a latte macchiato with a Pavlova. Definitely we had better latte Macchiatos before, but the cake compensated everything. Brilliant place for a 30 min break.

Date of visit: July 2016
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  • La Becasse is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 3.5
    • Service: 3.5
    • Value: 3.5
    • Atmosphere: 3.5