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De Pistolei

Rue de la Madeleine 5, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 502 95 02
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (26 reviews)
“baguette” (17 reviews)
“meatloaf” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Hours
European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Rue de la Madeleine 5, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went there to eat the Menu number 2: Sandwich + Coke for the price was written on a big poster outside the restaurant. When I finished and I went to pay, the person in charge told me that inside the restaurant you cannot choose...More

Thank Chousal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch after a recommendation from one of the guides on a tour. The comment was that it was a great place to grab a sandwich at a fair price. We knew that it wasn't a tourist trap when we saw a...More

Thank BuckeyeKid8059
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The sandwiches are excellent and the prices are reasonable. You can also sit outside order one of their beers and enjoy a view of the plaza. Good value.

Thank Militiades
Reviewed May 16, 2018

I decided to go inside to Le Pistolei for two reasons while walking around Brussel for my first time: 1. I wanted to eat something small and not expensive, 2. I wanted to try local food. Well, it was a really good choise. I know...More

Thank Malena_pl
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Really lovely fresh baguettes you can chose your own fillings. Fast service friendly staff we visited twice during our stay in Brussels.

Thank jtoserkani
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

우리가 머물던 호텔에서 가까웠고 평판이 좋은 현지 식당이라서 방문했습니다. 아침 식사 같은 간단한 식사를 하기에 좋은 식당입니다. 맛도 괜찮고 가격도 좋았습니다. Our hotel was nearby and we wanted to eat local. This place was exactly where we wanted for a simple local meal. The food...More

Thank 승우 채
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We ate the best sandwiches! Friendly staff! Service is very quick! Free wifi. Our second time now. I recommend this place.

Thank Joana C
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Very big sandwiches for reasonable prices. It's cheaper if you don't eat there. Fast service. Good choice overall.

Thank Xaris M
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Went for breakfast on our last day of staying in Brussels, I wish I’d discovered it earlier. For about €4 you get a huge baguette packed with great fillings from chicken to meatloaf. They have more than just baguettes too, you could also get omelettes...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed April 3, 2018

I love this place. Great tasting sandwiches at a good fair price. Always fresh and tasty with great service. It is a very small quaint place, don't expect anything fancy, just a nice quick snack/small lunch bite. I always try to come here if I...More

1  Thank Cardene26
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de la Madeleine 5, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 502 95 02
Great little sandwich bar in Brussels on the way down to the Grand Palace from Grand Central metro station - very busy on the main tourist trail.
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