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Osteria Bolognese

Rue de la Paix 49 | Ixelles, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 608 51 54
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bolognese” (13 reviews)
“antipasti” (10 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rue de la Paix 49 | Ixelles, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is small, down to earth family business specialising in food and wine from Emilia-Romagna. We had anti-pasti, prima and dessert - all very good. The service was helpful & friendly.

Thank PabloBrussels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to this place with a group of students from the Italian class. We all had a nice, fresh, simple lunch and found it very authentic and tasty. The service was fun and attentive and we had a good time. I would like to...More

Thank Readingrat
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Showed up without reservations and they squeezed me in. The people that work there are friendly and helpful. They are doing a great job. Service was great, waiters speak good English and are happy to explain the menu. You will need some help with the...More

1  Thank rarguez
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The asparagus appetizer was tasty but the bolognese was average. The bread was not fresh. Tiramisu and ricotta cake were delicious but the espresso was lukewarm, Expensive for the quality of the food.

1  Thank Hermes139298
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a typical European restaurant serving various kinds of delicious dishes with top notch service

2  Thank Anant K
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

There is no shortage of great food in Brussels. So why eat anything Italian. Well, here you get super fresh and authentic Italian food that is more than good enough to make even the most demanding Italian feel homesick. The menu is short, but still...More

2  Thank kkmacg
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Your biggest challenge while visiting Brussels will be finding time to visit all the incredible Italian restaurants the city has to offer. Osteria Bolognese is a cut above as the owner and staff are very passionate about their hometown of Bologna, Italy and the Northern...More

2  Thank Houston_Joe_3
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Best italian (specifically Bolognese) food in town. Nice location, superb service, funny and talkative. The quality of food is top. Try the "crescentine" ;)

1  Thank ManuelMarchetti
Reviewed March 4, 2018

An excellent Italian restaurant but very original and different from other Italian restaurants in Brussels. The menu consists of typical dishes of Emilia-Romagna made from ingredients imported directly from Italy. The owners are from Emilia-Romagna (Bologna) and describe the dishes offered with love and greed....More

Thank Lezard-lezard
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

I visited for lunch as my Italian friends recommended the restaurant. I have never eaten such a tasty pasta. Very delicious. I was even amazed by espresso. wow. On top of that, the service was excellent. very friendly and helpful. I left the restaurant with...More

3  Thank Mika M
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Questions & Answers
June 8, 2018|
Response from jgreen2016 | Reviewed this property |
They certainly accept walk-ins but it's a popular place so reserve if you can.
December 29, 2017|
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Response from Giacomo T | Property representative |
Hello, we don't di pizza at all! Best regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de la Paix 49 | Ixelles, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Ixelles
  • Phone Number: +32 2 608 51 54
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