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“Excellent food and great atmosphere”
Review of Sjalotteke - CLOSED

Sjalotteke
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $29
Cuisines: Belgian
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed November 11, 2013

My wife and I went here for dinner a couple of months ago. Lots of things on the carefully crafted menu were tempting, but we both decided to take the three-course menu (28 euros). First we had moules de Bouchot in a delicious broth that was a bit creamy but very delicate. Then we had an herb encrusted lamb steak that was served with black beans and roasted tomato. The steak was perfectly prepared and seasoned, and the nicely seasoned beans (I think I detected a light touch of chipotle chile in there) complemented it well. The server/sommelier was very friendly, knowledgeable, and considerate. They also have a very nice list of wine.

We had a great time here and will definitely go again soon.

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1  Thank TSP3000
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Reviewed November 8, 2013 via mobile

Eaten here many times (business, friends, romantic..). Always great, just go for the suggestions of the cook and be sure you make your reservation in time because this 'living room restaurant' is quickly fully booked.

P.S. it's a pity some scammer gave twice a negative rating (under a different name), otherwise this restaurant would have been ranked at the top. Or just take the occasion, it once will get there anyway ;-)

1  Thank Filip T
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Reviewed October 9, 2013 via mobile

I visited this restaurant several times, sometimes as a couple sometimes in company and have never had a bad experience. The host is charming and friendly with a nice sence of humor, the chef makes honest, good tasting dishes with care and love and when he has a break comes around the tables to check on his guests. The wine list is very nice with a selection for everyone and any budget. The most heard remark about this restaurant is the waiting time which I don't find excessive. Folks preparing fresh good food takes longer than reheating. Go there and enjoy your evening.

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Thank mightygreek
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Reviewed October 6, 2013

with a group of friends we visit this small restaurant regularly. We order in advance and ask for a set menu at an affordable price and each time we are surprised by the variety and great quality of the food served. The service couldn't be better.

Thank JimVL
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Reviewed January 3, 2013

My wife and I visited this place yesterday and we really had a fantastic experience. The quality of the food was excellent, and the restaurant, being quite small, had a nice and warm atmosphere and we immediately felt welcome.

We would definitely recommend this place to our friends and family as you get some great food for a fair price. Wine card is not very large, but still offers a good variety of wines at a reasonable price.

If you like sea food, you should really try the dish with scallops!

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1  Thank XtremeSpooky
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RestaurantSjalotteke, Owner at Sjalotteke, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2013

We thank you for your interest and your time to review our restaurant. We always try to serve price/quality dishes with a preference to sea food.
The dish you had are the sea scallops wrapped with Savoie bacon, poached Seabass served with wild mushroom and herringbone sauce. It's on of our signature dishes of the season at our menu.

Hendrik & Freya from restaurant Sjalotteke.

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