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La Mort Subite

Rue Mont. aux Herbes Potageres 7, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 13 18
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Good place with many tourists

Beautiful place with nice atmosphere but the disadvantage is that it is very touristic. But even... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2015
Miranda M
Excellent beer assortment

I arrived in Brussels at a time when I did not expect to much action going on downtown... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2015
Jon Oddvar K
Oslo, Norway
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Beer lovers start your Belgium beer experience near the Grand-Place at La Mort Subite with your first sampling at this popular pub, including its own home-brew concoction called Sudden Death.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Rue Mont. aux Herbes Potageres 7, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 513 13 18
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Reviewed 8 December 2015

Beautiful place with nice atmosphere but the disadvantage is that it is very touristic. But even with many tourists it worth a visit.

Thank Miranda M
Reviewed 2 December 2015

I arrived in Brussels at a time when I did not expect to much action going on downtown. Nevertheless, La Mort Subite keeps up the great atmosphere of Brussels, maintaining a solid base of visitors and a great assortment of wonderful beers. I would especially...More

1  Thank Jon Oddvar K
Reviewed 22 November 2015

One of the first stops I went to when visiting Brussels. I was with a tour group, so we had 2 dedicated tables to ourselves which was very nice as it was crowded. Ordered a beer while enjoying the decor in the bar. The Peach...More

Thank Ange1203
Reviewed 16 November 2015

My guide book was recommending to visit this bar. The beer is good and the interior of the bar is nice. However I have discovered that many other bars in Brussels has the same kind of design and I now wonder why this bar rather...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Lovely traditional Belgian bar. Drinks served by waitress to the table and great Belgian beers galore! Would definitely go again.

Thank misssmith23
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Great bar - like stepping back in time. I love the decor. Great service - I had a glass of wine and my boyfriend had a Belgium beer. Great service, I would definitely visit again if I am in Brussels. A favourite.

Thank Cathy E
Reviewed 19 October 2015

this place claims to be where the beer "la mort subite" have been drewed for the first time around 1910. It is named after a game played by brokers working with or near the national bank - which is near by. Beer lover will have...More

1  Thank ACW188113
Reviewed 20 September 2015

I love this place, and visit it every time I'm in Brussels. Not only do they make some of the best fruit beers in the world, but the cafe itself is still decorated exactly as it was in the 20's, and is just a joy...More

Thank Pub_with_no_Beer
Reviewed 18 September 2015

THE best beer bar in Brussels! This is old school and delightful. The staff were very welcoming on both our visits, the beer selection is unparalleled and they serve it up in an atmosphere deep with tradition. A must!

Thank brewski59
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The place was seemingly unchanged for decades and it has a great feel to it. The staff were great the beers were delicious. The place has a very night ceiling and loads of table inside and out. The pictures, mirrors, and everything on the walls...More

Thank NilocRellim
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