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Address: 5 Rue du Chene | Bruxelles, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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A must for a beer-lover to visit

Du you like Belgian beers? Being in Brussel, near Grand Place? Of course you will see the famous Manneken Pies, the small statue of the peeing boy. And right accross the street... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 August 2016
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Honefoss, Norway
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Honefoss, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Du you like Belgian beers? Being in Brussel, near Grand Place? Of course you will see the famous Manneken Pies, the small statue of the peeing boy. And right accross the street from Manneken is Poechenellekelder. Just peeping into this famous cafè is an adventure, spotting all th eold stuffs and Things on walls and roofs inside. After you have... More 

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Goiania, GO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Place has a nice decor with various puppets hanging on the walls. There is a menu with several great belgian beers and the service is also very good! Location? Just in front of the manneken pis. Definitely worth the visit.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

It was a hot Friday afternoon when we visited. Supposed to have stopped for a quick beer but they have such an amazing selection we stopped for three until early evening. Opposite the manikin pis. Seated outside. Great service good value and relaxing. A saxophone player was allowed to entertain us. The inside (it was too hot to be in)... More 

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Frankfort, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We sat outside at this one. It was a great night outside. The service was typically slow, but the beers were plentiful. We had a cheese tray which was good. There was a meat on top looked and tasted like raw bacon. I would also say this is a good people watching place as it is right next to the... More 

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We knew about the puppet house previously and were searching the streets of Brussels for the Mannekin pis (very underwhelmed!!) Called in twice once for coffee (superb - good and strong) & Beer and secondly, sheltering from the rain for Coffee, Beer, and Portie Mixed - that's cheese and salami plate to you and me. we snack on this often... More 

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Thank alison f
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice belgian pub with a history and really huge selection of almost all belgian beers. You can choose not only by colour or make, but also by alcohol content, which is very helpful. I would give 5 star review, but we hadn't good experience with waiter who was a bit cold to us.

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Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Mannequins hanging as decor , the most amazing eclectic mix of objects on the walls & ceiling. It's a feast for the eyes taking it all in. It takes ages going to the loo as there's so much to see on the way!Easy popular jazz playing, very comfortable & relaxing atmosphere. Catering mainly for beer lovers with many, many beers... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

This place could be a tourist trap as it is located in front of to the Manneken Pis (the little boy fountain sculpture that is the symbol of Brussels). However this is one of the best bar in Brussels if you like beers and the headquarter of one of the oldest beer guilds (kind of beer drinker union) Indeed they... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

My wife and I visited this pub a couple of times over our weekend trip. The location is really fun since it is located right next to the famous Mannekin Pis (which makes for excellent people watching). All of the servers were extremely knowledgable of the beers, and servers seemed to take pride in their beer knowledge. Every beer recommendation... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a few beers here and there is a great selection! The inside of this place is unusual and really quirky! We loved it! The waitress was very friendly and recommended beers to try as well. Located just opposite mannekin pis but prices are reasonable! A place you should definitely try and visit when in Brussels!

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