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Cafe Belga

) #1,360 of 3,100 Restaurants in Brussels $$ - $$$ , , Cafe
Place Eugene Flagey 18, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 640 35 08
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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Belgian, Bar, Cafe, European
$$ - $$$
Place Eugene Flagey 18, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Great place. The service was ok but they don't have table service. I ordered inside and sit outside and was very pleased. The food was great and the price acceptable.

Thank André A
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This cafe is on Place Flagey in the center of Ixelles. Counter service and limited menu, which can be confusing for first-timers. Good croissants and excellent coffee. Fresh juices on site too! I recommend for an afternoon break to watch the people go by from...More

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The belga, once an institution in Brussels, has really lost its way: while the location and terrace are the only real assets, the music is way too loud for no reason (it was a bar to go with friends and talk, now you need to...More

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This cafe/ bar is a hip spot, always populated by a diverse crowd. Great, especially in the summer months as they have a surround patio. Good weekend entertainment. Bartenders are OK.

Thank PiwkoYYZ
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It looked the largest place with terrace and we took some time to fight for the table. We decided to leave after second drink as serving of the drinks was slowest I have seen in Brussels. There were quite many people but the same is...More

Thank Rexonaut
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Lively place frequented by locals and tourists alike. Located a shout away from the Flagey bus stop / tram stop. At a strategic corner overlooking the pond. The atmosphere in the evenings is electric especially if its sunny. The staff is helpful and efficient. Great...More

Thank soultraveller1972
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We had good conversation at dinner, and our server was professional and did not rush us at all. The food was ....ok... My steak was kind of over-spiced, or over-salty, to my taste. The frites that went with it were good enough. In fairness, none...More

Thank megamyth
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Great bar with a really bustling atmosphere. Can get rather packed on Friday and Saturday evenings - even at 3 or 4 in the morning people are queuing up to get in! Which is of course also testament to what a great bar it is.

Thank Roxane N
Reviewed 10 April 2017

There was always a friend who'd go and grab another round of beer, so I didn't get to meet the staff, but the atmosphere was phenomenal. So many young people, very positive, very relaxing, a place to meet people of every culture from all over...More

Thank Tam_Tr_92
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We went there to celebrate a birthday and the service was way beyond unprofessional. The waiter started picking up un us due to his wasted state.. not to mention that he touched one of the members of our group. It was clear that he was...More

Thank MariaCharlotte K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Bar, Cafe, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place Eugene Flagey 18, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 640 35 08
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