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Winehouse Osteria

Rue de la Grande Ile 42, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 350 09 21
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rue de la Grande Ile 42, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed today via mobile

We read about this restaurant in TripAdvisor and decided to make a reservation due to the good reviews that it has. It’s a small but cozy restaurant. The restaurant offers only Italian wines, which I don’t mind at all since there are very good ones....More

Thank Nerylu F
OwnerOsteria, Owner at Winehouse Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded today

dear customer we use fresh black truffle. reading your review i feel you got aa great food and service experience that does not match the score you gave but you are free to give the judgement you want. I feel m employees overdid for you....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A small, well managed by the on site owner, Italian gem in Brussels. The wine selection was great and the food spectacular; my dish (bread gnocchi) ranks in my top four meals ever. GO HERE!

Thank FrankCGlazer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I cannot emphasise enough how imperative it is that EVERYONE visits this restaurant when in Brussels. It’s off the beaten track and has approx 10 two people tables but I will guarantee it won’t disappoint. The menu is small but magnificent. The staff cannot do...More

1  Thank Elle S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been here for lunch one Saturday afternoon. The waiter was very friendly and explained clearly the details of the menu. The food was good, nothing specatcular. We had white wine, the recommendation of the month, a bio wine from sicily which was expensive in...More

Thank Mobile96567
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Somehow, Travel Friends, we stumbled through Platform 9 & 3/4 and found a stellar Italian wine bar and restaurant tucked away off a busy street in Brussels. Henrik (the best manager in the city, IMO) greeted us with a warm welcome (even though we did...More

2  Thank Wannabtraveling08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This small restaurant offers truly authentic food and a great selection of wine. We loved the excellent Barbaresco wine and with a great service, this was a memorable evening.

2  Thank Charles D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most amazing meal at Winehouse, such a cosy restaurant with great service and everyone on our table of 6 thoroughly enjoyed their meal; wines are excellent and the whole meal was very good value for money - a hidden gem

Thank MandyUK9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I want to clarify that my rate is not based on the degustation. We made a reservation for two people and we never eaten there as the table that they reserve was in the exit and we couldn't stay due to the cold air that...More

1  Thank Constantinos K
OwnerOsteria, Owner at Winehouse Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

In 5 years of activity and more than 600 Tripadvisor reviews I must say yours is probably the weirdest. You do not complain about the service nor about the food but about the number of tables, the size of the place and the space between...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The black pig ham was amazing, make sure you eat the fat! Tuna steak was nice at the perfect temperature with grilled vegetables. My friend had the grilled swordfish, one of the only ones we've ever had that doesn't taste dry! Wait staff was knowledgeable...More

Thank WenLovesWine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Henry was lovely . Very nice . He took all his time to advise us on the menu . He makes you want to come back to this restaurant again and again . He makes you feel like a king !!!!!

2  Thank Zeineb C
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Questions & Answers
January 19, 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from GusRipol | Reviewed this property |
Yes they speak English Sorry for replying so late
January 19, 2015|
Response from Egnazia |
Just here on Tripadvisor (via the Fork)...:-)
January 19, 2015|
Response from Egnazia |
Now it is possible directly from the website. If you want to stay more than 2 hours at Dinner book early (before 7pm) or late (9 pm)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$46 - US$69
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:45 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de la Grande Ile 42, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 350 09 21
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