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Bistro du Canal

$$ - $$$French, , European
Rue Antoine Dansaert 208, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 03 60
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good51%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onglet” (2 reviews)
“amazing food” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hours
French, Belgian, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rue Antoine Dansaert 208, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant serves both the "classical" dishes and own creations and offers wines you won't find elsewhere. From the outside it looks like a regular "brasserie", but this place has more to offer. Do sit inside, there's a lot of traffic.

Thank Sander F
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Place, neighborhood, food , price: this is a place to visit and enjoy. Feel the genuine ambiance of a brussels bistrot. Service is quick , nice and pro. A place to go , no doubts

Thank Guyleon
Reviewed 2 June 2017

While the service was a bit slow, the food was delicious. I think maybe Trip Advisor needs to adjust their symbology. $$ in Brussels, is really pretty expensive. A 50 euro dinner is expensive in my book.

Thank clettis
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Following a recommendation to go to Bistro du Canal, we decided to try it. It happened to be very close to our B&B. We were so impressed with the food, location, service that we returned the next night just to try something else on the...More

Thank lhoule
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Great location ! Nice setup, not too big not too small! Friendly staff good service and nice atmosphere! Food was delicious! Service a bit on the slow side but worth waiting for! I believe the menu changes often and will get you some fresh ingredients...More

Thank hcalin
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I went into this bistrot late, at about 10.30 pm and they were still serving, which was great news as I was starving - a late arrival in Brussels and my hotel didn't have any restaurant or room service! I had the onglet de boeuf...More

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Quaint bistro with divine food! They used the freshest ingredients and you could taste the "homemade" quality, we ordered the croquette with shrimps and the vol au vant and it was absolutely delicious. Finished every last bit and licked my spoon. Highly recommend it to...More

Thank cordeeeeeelia
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Belgian cuisine with a Mediterranean touch. Really good food, nice and cosy atmosphere. The food was great!!! Staff is nice and friendly. Strongly recommended.

Thank Demetra P
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

This restaurant served us one of the most delicious meals that I have ever tasted. Great staff, great location (we stayed in meininger hotel) and fantastic food at a very reasonable price. I visited the restaurant with three other friends (one of whim is vegan)...More

1  Thank smaoozles
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

My wife and I just arrived at our Airbnb place and heading out for our dinner and found this beautiful well-decor French restaurant just opposite from where we stayed. Amazing food!

Thank Raimy A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$51
French, Belgian, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Antoine Dansaert 208, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 03 60
  • E-mail
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