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Rue de Laeken 34 | Rue du Marronnier, 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 223 73 77
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (35 reviews)
“injera” (10 reviews)
“stews” (4 reviews)
Opens in 3 min
All hours
African, Ethiopian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rue de Laeken 34 | Rue du Marronnier, 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Good restaurant with live music at the weekends. The restaurant offers a different dining experience. We had a variety dishes that comprised chicken, lamb, and fish. The lamb was by far the best dish. The "bread" rolls (Ethiopian bread) take a while to adjust to...More

Thank Happy186605
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our first time trying Ethiopian food. What an amazing experience. The staff were friendly and helpful. We asked our server for recommendations and we order them. My husband and I like spicy food so we had the chicken made with 28 spices and...More

Thank chocolate1025
Reviewed 1 week ago

A busy and lively restaurant with a large bar providing very good food and the staff was very efficient and helpful.

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to enjoy your evening with friends. Better make a reservation because it is really busy, even on the weekdays. Food is delicious and if you take a plate to share there will be more things to try. Be prepared to eat with your...More

Thank Kamila Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great staff and great atmosphere. I am already planning my next visit. The food was delicious and well presented. The music was a collection of timeless Ethio jewel. Hands down the best Ethio restaurant outside of Ethiopia.

Thank Seble Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent! Just pack your patience and be bold when getting attention from the wait staff. This place is only open on certain days at certain times, so they are always very busy. Once you do finally get service, some of the staff...More

Thank C D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to taste something special, this is the right place. The quality of food is very good and the service so friendly that will make u feel like home. They also explain how to eat your special meal

Thank efi_gingi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having over 7 years of hospitality experience I can confidently say that I have never met as friendly, helpful staff as the people at Toukoul. This was mine and my partners first proper go at Ethiopian food and so were slightly overwhelmed with the menu...More

Thank DanWye
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you do ethiopian no ingira mean is no option. So if you dont like this grey slightly sour pancake dont even try it. Every dish is ingira luke dish as the Ethiopians do not eat anything else. I spent 3 weeks in Ethiopia its...More

Thank Monikicabiki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us went to try this experience of Ethiopian food. Great place in a good location. Very polite and helpful staff. Nice live music. Food was good but accompanied by a vile form of bread which none of us liked. A different bread choice...More

Thank Chris G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de Laeken 34 | Rue du Marronnier, 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 223 73 77
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