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Rue des Chartreux 32 | Rue des Chartreux, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 503 04 30
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (30 reviews)
“ravioli” (26 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
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Italian, French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rue des Chartreux 32 | Rue des Chartreux, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a group of 10 visited publico.food very good and staff friendly and helpful. we were on mezzanine level which was perfect for our group as was private.would come back if ever in brussels again.

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Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here tonight. Great service, delicious food, lively atmosphere. If you are staying in Brussels for a few nights, give yourself a break from the touristy places located around the Grand Place and hang out with the locals at this charming spot. Eclectic menu...More

1  Thank ggfnyc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking for a place open late to get dinner. We arrived around 10:30pm and the place was still full. Good beers, delicious food! The stoemp was really great. Portions were large and prices were reasonable. The staff were great as well. A very relaxed...More

1  Thank JustRose_CH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here Weds evening on a business trip with 8 other people. Had a really lovey evening, staff were great and very helpful and recommendations were spot on. Had a mixed starter (which was massive and suggested it serve 8) with calamari, salad, ciabatta with...More

1  Thank Sophie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found Publico on Tripadvisor and liked the reviews. So, had dinner there during my three days visit. The restaurant is very cozy and has a modern design. On the menu, you can choose between a selection of tapas or a bistro selection with different...More

1  Thank SwedeTrav82
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We loved our meal at Publico! The space is nice and the staff was extremely friendly and attentive. There is a sign on the wall that says they don’t take cards - but they actually do! So don’t let that scare you away. There’s also...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We tried the menu of the day and it was very tasty and a good value for many. Very nice atmosphere with friendly stuff! I really recommend this place!!

1  Thank Ove_2
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

You won't be disappointed. Absolutely wonderful menu. Definitely be back on my next trip to Brussels. Wonderful staff they made us feel very welcome and the food is delicious. Thank you George for recommending this restaurant to us!

1  Thank Greg C
Reviewed May 15, 2018

It was recommended that we eat here after our conference, on our last night in Belgium. What a wonderful place. The server was fantastic..recommended some very good Belgian beers that set the tone. The appetizers were wonderful, we tried several and were not disappointed. The...More

1  Thank Renee S
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

The whole experience was great. We asked for a table at the back — less crowded. The host re-arranged tables without hesitation or question. Things just got better. Service was outstanding (2 highly professional and friendly hosts) and very delicious food and nice atmosphere. Would...More

1  Thank AllanKPB
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January 28, 2017|
Response from EllaOlt | Property representative |
Hy, Yes we serve fish dish and végétarien plate. Sorry for the late. Best regards,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Chartreux 32 | Rue des Chartreux, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 503 04 30
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