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Rugbyman 1

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Quai aux Briques 4, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 56 40
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking around with my husband and we haven't done the reservation, we were lucky to get the table in this lovely restaurant,we are really fussy eaters , but believe it was the best meal I have ever had :-) I had oysters and lobster ;-)))) The service is great, sure it takes time to cook! The lobster is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

There are many seafood restaurants around St. Catherine's church but I'm glad we've chosen this one. Had a set menu for €24 for 3 courses and food was amazing. For starter ordered traditional fish soup which was one of the best I tried. For main - I had a fillet steak and my mum chose sea bass. We were struggling... More 

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Thank irina j
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78 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I got a recommendation to eat at Rugbyman near the cathedral by my hotel. This was the first restaurant i saw. Unfortunately this wasn't the restaurant that was recommended. There is another with a similar name nearby. The food was average and overpriced. I also thought the service while friendly was a little lacking. I was planning to order dessert... More 

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Thank Crystal S
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125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Big disappointment for someone that knows the place for 40 years ! Nothing remains from these times. The only nice thing is the professional and smiling service. The place seems to have been refreshed decades ago. Tartare de thon is not good, sole is ok but nothing compared to good old times. This plus wine is above 70eur/pers, London but... More 

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Thank Guyleon
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171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The mussels are like everywhere else in Brussels. Tasted good but you can find the same for a lower price. The service was efficient. Oh, and no WiFi.

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Thank Bruno F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Food was very good, fresh, and love the service, I recommend this place to everyone if u love fish or lobsters....

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1 Thank Deb B
uk
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The food was great, the staff were friendly, the music was good. The waiter and the owner both made me feel at home, les homards sont excellents, the drinks selection was very good. Perfect meal in Brussels 👌

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Food is tasteless and service is really poor despite the waiter acting like he'd like to be a waiter.

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Sylhet City, Bangladesh
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Enjoy food and service. Best price in this areas restaurant. I think traveler fill relaxed to eat here. Every thing in excellent

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virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

My friend and I got a nice table on the waterside terrace. We could see a duck and what seemed to be a built duck house on the water near by. This restaurant is well known among the people of Brussels. We chose the very reasonnable 3 course dinner menu for 18 euro euros. We started with white asparagus with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Belgian, Seafood, European, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai aux Briques 4, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 56 40

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?