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Le cercle des voyageurs

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Rue des Grands Carmes 18 | Entre le Manneken Pis et la rue du Midi, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 514 39 49
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11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2014

Went there on 26th October for dinner. The interior is cleverly decorated and altogether very nice. Unfortunately that is where "nice" ended. My partner ordered a starter which was good. I didn't order a starter but I opted to have the starter portion of Calamari as a main course, for the advertised supplement. First of all they tried to serve... More 

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cheltenham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2014

After walking around the many tourist restaurants we were desperate for a quieter place with locals as customers. We got the only spare table at 9pm on a Monday night, nice aireyroom with s spectacular wall of old suitcases, nice quiet Brazilian tunes playing, just the atmosphere we wanted after our journey from London. Good cocktails came quickly, and we... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 395 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2014

Taking our usual Sunday morning walk around Brussels we happened upon Le Cercle des Voyageurs near the Manneken Pis just around lunch time. It was fairly empty when we arrived about midday. We were welcomed by a delightful waitress, who looked after us beautifully throughout the lunch. We both took the Texas burger, which was very well cooked, not too... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2014

My boyfriend and I are travellers. We saw the name, we looked inside and thought 'cool'. We were greeted by a waitress who looked like she was on her lunch break but told us to have a seat and someone would be with us (we only speak English and she was speaking very good English to us as well). We... More 

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Meise, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2014

I went out for dinner with my wife on Wednesday 30th of July 2014. It's a nice place to have dinner, although, as we were sitting in the middle of the restaurant near the counter, it was quite noisy. Also, the music played a bit too hard. The server(s) were not able to help us in Dutch ... only English... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2014

Was looking for a non-typical, touristy place to have lunch, when I passed by this bar/restaurant. The facade, and what I could glimpse of the inside looked interesting, so decided to get a table outside. In nice weather, they have a few tiny tables lining the front, taking up the sidewalk -- not much for privacy and view, but adequate... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2014

We almost didn't come in because the menu seemed odd. But our first choice on the next block was fully booked, and we're so glad we came back to Le Cercle des Voyageurs. We liked it so much we returned a few nights later and were very satisfied both times. The seating offers more elbow room than other restaurants nearby.... More 

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brussels
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2014

I hate to have to give a bad restaurant review, but this place was a real disappointment for us. Friday evening, reservation, four adults. Place looks great when you walk in. Very funky, spacious, plenty of staff. Menu looked really interesting. Service and meal turned out to be really poor. Firstly, they forgot to cook one of the four main... More 

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4 Thank Mossyvet
Flobecq, Belgium
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Please never frequent this place if you're dutch speaking. They just love your money but hate your 'peasant' language and culture.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2014

My husband and I passed this a couple of times, and it looked so inviting. Beautiful building, with a lovely entrance. Staff acknowledged us and welcomed us in, we hadn't booked but they were really accommodating. Staff were all multilingual, and made great recommendations. Food was delicious, and we'd already had food envy before ordering watching other diners enjoy their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $53
Cuisine
Belgian, Bar, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Grands Carmes 18 | Entre le Manneken Pis et la rue du Midi, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 514 39 49
Description
Resto , Arts & Travel Cafe - Exotic Tables, World Wines , Books and elsewhere , Events, Banquet Hall , Banquet Music bar , Projections , Expos. Hosts the NPO Mondocultures that manages a monthly cultural events (concerts, film club , conferences ...)

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