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La Mort Subite

Rue Mont. aux Herbes Potageres 7, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 13 18
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Here since 1928

A pleasant, casual place that has been owned by the same family for years! It's a nice place for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Duryea, Pennsylvania
Living History

This bar should be part of Brussels' 20th Century History. When you walk in you are faced with a... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
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Beer lovers start your Belgium beer experience near the Grand-Place at La Mort Subite with your first sampling at this popular pub, including its own home-brew concoction called Sudden Death.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sudden death” (7 reviews)
“peach beer” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Rue Mont. aux Herbes Potageres 7, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 13 18
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A pleasant, casual place that has been owned by the same family for years! It's a nice place for a drink or a snack, just to sit back and watch the crowd. We visit this place every time we are in Brussels!

Thank sandora415
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This bar should be part of Brussels' 20th Century History. When you walk in you are faced with a long hall of a room filled with narrow tables. The decor is, as the menu explains, original 1928. There is only table service by mature staff...More

Thank SuttonKevin
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

In Brussels it is must to go after dinner to Mort Subite to take one for the road. Atmosphere is great as well as Belgium beers.

Thank Mr_Pasi
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Waitress was so impatient she walked away three times while we were placing our order ... clicking her biro while we forced her to stand still for ooh... at least 20 seconds. We'd already waited 10 minutes for anyone to look as if they might...More

Thank mashie44
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We loved our visit to A La Mort Subite. As you enter, you can feel the history of all of the visitors. I really liked the atmosphere and loved our beers. My favorite was the Pecheresse, a delicious Peach Lambic.

Thank rachellemb2014
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Lots of beers to choose from, friendly staff and a lovely venue. If you visit, try the peach beer they have on draught - it's very tasty.

1  Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Our hotel recommended this beer for it's selection of beers. Being a newbee to Belgian beers I appreciated the descriptions on the menu. The service was polite and professional. We enjoyed our time at this pub.

1  Thank wbsAlberta
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Great location, old and nice environment, nice staff and most importantly great selection of beer at very home next prices. For me it is a must stop each time I am in the city.

1  Thank Alessandr078
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I droped by La Morte Subite on a Saturday afternoon. This beer place / café was already packed with people and sported a vibrant atmosphere. I found one of the few outside table to be available and had a small beer outdoors. Friendly and efficient...More

Thank Rune H
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Popped in for a beer early afternoon. Wasn't packed, but plenty of locals in having their food. Choice of beer was great, all served in specific glasses. Every single person in there was having a beer in a different shaped glass, believe me I checked....More

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