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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 good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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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 1 week ago

Came here for a few evenings on the way back to the Hotel (short walk from the Atlas Hotel). Bar had a chilled out vibe and staff seemed happy to recommend beers and spirits based on what you told them you wanted. The gin with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paul K
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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

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank ggfnyc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to Publico after seeing some good reviews on trip advisor. The fact that they had a varied menu fitted with the group i was with, so we were all keen. I was greeted by a none speaking english staff member, which is fair enough...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Gremlin2705
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overrated food from TA. This is not worth the value, good vine, but that is it. The starter was not recomendeble. Cartapácio was too thick, bruschetta was not jummy and the parmasan sticks were without love. The main was served before the starters were finished...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarcoG5321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recommend a reservation as this place is small but totally worth it! We had fantastic service and enjoyed everything: great food, great drinks and just a wonderful dinner. We enjoyed everything we had and the server even gave us complimentary limoncello after dinner! We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DiBC18
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We have been in this restaurant twice and definitely would go there again. Food was delicious and service was nice.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank SamuelP2863
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We decided to visit Publico after reading some of the previous reviews and whilst the food I had was not as good as I had hoped, slightly overcooked veal, the staff and the rest of our parties food hit the spot. It has a very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DSW2208
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Very good Italian food in Brussels. Can become difficult to find quality food between the tourists traps in town centre, this certainly isn’t one! Extremely tasty food, great wine and fantastic service from staff. 5🌟 great all round experience!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank awilkie1
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Popped in when we couldn’t decide what to eat and all was good the drinks are well priced the calamari was really good as was the chorizo in tapas but the beef carpaccio wasn’t the best for main the beef stew is amazing but the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank E2774IApaulb
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Lovely Italian restaurant. Great atmosphere inside and delicious fresh pasta dishes. The cod croquettes to start were unbelievable! The waiters were all fabulous as well. Would definitely eat here again!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sarah261088
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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
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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