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Brussel's Cafe

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5.7 Grand Place, 62000, Arras, France
33 321 58 83 09
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

In the Grand Place, this is a great watering hole. Moules, omelettes, burgers, french local fare and Leffe. What more could you want? Friendly helpful staff and an ambient feel.

Thank Rhydian V
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165 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here with my elderly father after visiting the war graves. Open from 11-11 the service was good and they were able to do a ham and cheese omelette for my dad. I tried the Welsh Royal which was a bit like Welsh rarebit with an egg and frankfurter on the top. Dame Blanche was tasty

1 Thank Flhrcitwotone
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206 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick beer and food but decide just on the beer. Waitress was very friendly and device was quick and effective, food looked fairly basic.

Thank EpsomSmith
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285 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

As part of our France tour, there were 10 of us that dined at Brussel's café during our evening stopover in Arras. It's a fairly large restaurant with a terrace located in view of the Grand Place. A few in our group were already familiar with this restaurant, and made some recommendations on what was considered a signature dish. Escargots,... More 

1 Thank SMO2015
Toronto, Canada
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707 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,235 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

We stopped in for lunch after a morning visiting Vimy. The Brussels Cafe in in one of the old Flemish squares in the town centre. The food was great. We had local dishes and tasty rudy beer. The food was done perfectly. It was served quickly and cheerfully. The atmosphere inside the cafe is casual and welcoming. The whole experience... More 

1 Thank JamesII
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Wandered past here while having a look around the Grand Place in Arras on Sunday. Weather was nice an the place was packed including all the outside seating and seemed to consist of plenty of locals so seemed a good bet. It turned out to be so a great spot for a burger and some salad in the sunshine. Service... More 

Thank Cameron C
Perth, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We had the provincial specialty of the house, braised beef, Turkey in cheese sauce and welsh ( welsh cheese and ham in pot). Very different to what we thought, but delicious. Sometimes it pays to go with something unknown. Staff were very good and with our limited French and their English we managed to have a lovely meal and drinks.... More 

Thank chris201553
London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Reasonably priced and large helpings at this "standard" brasserie. Quick and friendly service. Try the hamburger with this northern French cheese and the mussels were good too. They had a Rose Cidre which was very good too.

Thank Sogoesit
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We visited at lunchtime and though they were busy we didn't haveto wait long for service. We were pleased with the portion size and quality of the food..

Thank John W
Brisbane, Australia
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158 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

We picked Brussels when we saw several groups of office workers head in for lunch, which is always a good sign. We were seated in a semi private circular alcove near the bar from where we could see the customers coming and going. We ordered the "menu gourmand" which is a choice of one of several dishes of the day... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
French, Cafe, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5.7 Grand Place, 62000, Arras, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Arras
  • Phone Number: 33 321 58 83 09

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