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L'horloge du Sud

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Rue du Trone 141, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 512 18 64
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Warm staff and home made food. Great selection of beers and delicate flavours from central Africa. Highly recommended for a funky night in Brussels. Also excellent for remote working, sipping fresh mint tea and getting some work done. Thumbs up!

Thank chics
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89 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Not the best African restaurant in Brussels, but def interesting, with a nice vibe to it. Desserts were a tad disappointing, service quite slow.

Thank Manuela O
Warsaw, Poland
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53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

For those who like something different - perfect place. Food is really great and delicious. Very special, african climat, with friendly people. You feel there very welcomed.

Thank paulinkab22
Milan, Italy
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93 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Should visit that place if you like new experience. Food is very delicious and you can have a taste of african cuisine. Quality of the service is good and price are moderate. If you come with the car pay attention that it is not easy to find parking places

Thank Kouider_milan
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

One of my favorite restaurants in Brussels. Amazing food - you must try the chicken wings (starters) and the "Dibi" (grilled lamb) if you like meat, or the Liboke if you're into fish. The crocodile is also really worth it! My favorite side dishes are the plantains, and the sweet potatoes are really good too. The cocktails are delicious, unique... More 

Thank Héléna V
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

the Food was good (mocqueca with fish, and mafe originally ordered with poultry), but they gave me the wrong kind of meat, which was disappointing. But the sauce was really good (some kind of peanut sauce) and the staff was so nice (they explained everything in Detail to us). we also ordered the akwaba as a starter and really liked... More 

Thank Kathi H
Brussels, Belgium
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162 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

Had a great evening here where we had some delicious food which came in generous portions. The waitress was super lovely and friendly so no one minded that the food took a while to come. Had the 22 euro menu which was definitely worth it.

Thank Alex S
London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

The restaurant does live up to its name. Lovey spot, decor, authentic. Service is good but just so slow it is impractical to go unless your lunch hour is more like two. Despite quickly ordering we waited over an hour. Lovely menus, quality food (including the description of some of them!). Wished I could have been in a place where... More 

Thank NiaNat
Brussels, Belgium
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61 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2016

Want to try some good african food? L'horloge du sud offers you a perfect space. You can also rent the room on top for special event or meetings!

Thank EmptyFridgeSurvivor
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120 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2016

went there with colleagues for lunch. Place is big, clean, bright. I won't say that the prices are lower than the average in Brussels (count +/- 10 - 18 euros the main dish). My dish (fish and prawn in red curry, palm oil, and coconut) was very tasty. The quantities are fine for me, but i'm not a big eater,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Trone 141, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 18 64

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