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“Beautiful little pub”
Review of Poechenellekelder

Poechenellekelder
Ranked #3 of 99 Nightlife in Brussels
Certificate of Excellence
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Atlanta
Level 6 Contributor
172 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“Beautiful little pub”
Reviewed December 1, 2012

Perfect stop for a beer or cafe as you walk around Brussels.
Dusty, dark, and full of puppets. Ok....some of them are a bit creepy but FUN!
Definately a mix of tourists and locals which is always indicative of a good spot.

Visited November 2012
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Cork, Ireland
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Pleasantly surprised”
Reviewed November 30, 2012

I thought from reading other reviews this was going to be very very touristy, But I thought I would give it a go anyway since I was a tourist and it was touristy but not annoyingly so, good selection of beers, great atmosphere, good staff. Really enjoyed a few beers there, staff were busy, but efficient and polite. It is more the fact of it's location that makes it touristy than anything else, there were a few bars that I thought were better but a lot of that comes down to personal taste

Visited November 2012
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London, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
70 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Fantastic night out - but be warned they don't take credit card”
Reviewed November 26, 2012

Went here as a couple for an evening out and absolutely loved it. Huge range of beer, knowledgeable, efficient service (they were pretty busy but drinks arrive quick enough as did snacks). Decoration is interest to say the least. Had a really good time and would definitely go back. Be careful though as they don't take cards; something I only learned at the at the end of the evening. Prices seemed reasonable enough. Will be back.

Visited November 2012
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Dumfries, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
337 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
“Weird & wonderful bar”
Reviewed November 14, 2012

Lots of character in this bar with good choice of beers & nice staff. Worth going in just to see all the strange puppets etc ,

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Lakewood, California
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Eclectic & Fun!”
Reviewed November 5, 2012

Definitely wasn't prepared to see all of the puppets hanging about the bar, but it was incredibly cozy, warm and fun. A multi-level bar with three interesting areas to convene. Beer selection was incredible and the server knew how to pour! A must-see in Brussels nightlife.

Visited November 2012
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