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Le Vieux Bruxelles

#2,929 of 3,173 Restaurants in Brussels}
$$ - $$$, Seafood, European
Rue des Bouchers 33-35 | 1000 Bruxelles, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 24 57
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good4%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible67%
5 Dec 2016
“They just want to grab you once”
21 Nov 2016
“Tourist trap. Lower than average food.”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Belgian, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Rue des Bouchers 33-35 | 1000 Bruxelles, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

I wish I had read the reviews before my two friends and I were trapped by the sincere-looking guy outside the shop, but I had no internet at that point. The food was of the lowest quality possible. The mussels with cream and garlic had...More

1  Thank PhiVra
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I should have read the reviews before walking in there. Definitely a tourist trap, where they pull you off the street with many appetizing dishes, but then try to pressure sell you into their most expensive menus. Food was okay, but not really worth the...More

Thank Vezich
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Ordered the lunch set, which included a starter, main course and dessert at 12 Euros. After ordering the food, I logged on to the trip advisor app to read the reviews and was horrified at the negative reviews written wondering if I had made a...More

Thank theglitterunicorn
Reviewed 2 October 2016

First 10 minutes was everything nice… Than nobody taked care about us, even there was only 4 people in a restaurant. It was not possible to order next drinks because waiter was inside and did not care. We waited about 20 minutes for a main...More

Thank Zuzana P
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The concierge friendly welcomed us to let us in. As the fist contact of him was good so we got in. And also serviceman was friendly and kindly took photo of us. However once the foods we ordered had been delivered, no one came to...More

Thank masazoori
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We were attracted to this restaurant because it looked like a nice sidewalk cafe. But I should have known better with the greeter/ Con man said to come and have dinner and they would provide free champagne and dessert with the main entree for a...More

Thank jesfire415
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I tasted duck breast and it was good, more than the salmon served to a colleague of mine. They serve a sufficient variety of good beers. The service is gentle, the price is not high.

Thank Daniele T
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We were group of 13. The manager was doing his best to get us in, however after that the service was slow and chaotic. We were however quite tired so we stayed. The food was not bad, but nothing special. Overall, the place is very...More

Thank Tomas T
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

A place i would highly avoid!!! Tempted in by being told the food was of high quality and reasonably price We were given bread which was hard to bite...got mains which wasnt great at all, no taste to meat...service unfriendly...we didnt think it was gunna...More

Thank Ciara F
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

It was a mistake . Unfortunately it's one of those commercial restaurants where food is served in big quantities and thus not prepared and cured on the spot. I have to say the service was beautiful and the guy was so nice to us but...More

Thank Ouragan6679
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Seafood, European
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Bouchers 33-35 | 1000 Bruxelles, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 24 57
telephone 02/511/24 57
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