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Foodsquare Bar Brasserie

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Rue de la Vierge Noire 32, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 505 50 50
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Brussels, Belgium
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Nice kid menu, good gin & tonics. Mediocre meals though, so better to walk a few meters to Sainte-Catherine area (De Noordzee, Ellis Gourmet Burger) or the lovely Toukoul.

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Hamilton, Montana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Quick service. My normal Sapphire and tonic came in a wine glass but I appreciated the peppercorns and lemon.

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Keynsham, England, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

Great service and, while this isn't the most atmospheric of places to eat, at the end of a long, hard day of meetings, it was a really convenient place to grab some food and a beer before heading upstairs to bed.

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Thank Duncan M
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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704 reviews
319 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

Situated adjacent to Novotel, it offers typical hotel dishes, not the place for 'foodies', it offers inside and outside dining, the menu is somewhat restrictive

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Thank Terry C
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135 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2015

This is Novotel's hotel restaurant, located at the lobby. As expected, it is usually full of businessmen that are staying in Bussels. So it is a good solution if you are staying in the hotel, especially if you are travelling alone! The food quality is not bad (nothing special either). But the menu has only a few dishes to select... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

Nice terrace, quick service (nice guy) reasonable prices. Big Ceaser salud, delicious Belgium stew. Inside good... Outside better.

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Thank PatricioAbad
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2014

I never eat in the hotel but was really tired after a day trip to Antwerp and couldnt drag myself across the street to the nice looking and well reviewed bistro across the street. Served its purpose but would not recommend this for anything but convenience.

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Thank suzzym
Antwerp, Belgium
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2013 via mobile

We went to the novotel with colleagues. Quick service. Starter was salmon. Just Some slices on a dish with Some tomatoes. Later we got waterzooi in a small goblet. This tasted nice.

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2013

This is the Novotel's restaurant. The hotel is great but the delivery of food needs to up its game considerably. I've only eaten here once and with so many good restaurants within a short walk, I'm afraid I am unlikely to return. I had a lasagne. It was cold in the middle and had to go back. The lasgne returned... More 

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Europe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2012

Located near the Saint Catharine and fishmarket it's a nice place to regroup, rest, have a late night cocktail or a few beers. Alone or with collegues. They offer free wifi and plugs, so you can also do a bit of work. They do serve food, but as the area is crammed with nice restaurants, this would not be my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de la Vierge Noire 32, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 505 50 50

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