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Address: Avenue Louis Lepoutre 1, Brussels, Belgium
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+32 2 345 30 17
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A group of us had a meal here and while things started well re service etc, it declined as the restaurant became busier and busier! Here I am basing my review on my meal, which... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
eangelm
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us had a meal here and while things started well re service etc, it declined as the restaurant became busier and busier! Here I am basing my review on my meal, which was mediocre at best. Perhaps I opted for the wrong dish, as other members of the group said their meals were tasty. Considerably more expensive... More 

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London
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Upmarket brasserie with an extensive menu of well-cooked French food. Wine is eye-wateringly expensive (one of the cheapest is 25 Euro for a 500ml carafe) and food prices on the high side too. Overall a great experience but maybe a place for special occasions rather than regular eating out.

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Thank wern
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Our dinner in this restaurant ended up costing us over €2000. We used the voiturier service and they damaged our car very badly. We had to pay for the repair and the restaurant refused to help us resolve the claim. The valet service has not cooperated and we have been left to foot the bill.

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Thank Likesholidayslots
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We found the Toucan brasserie by chance as the restaurant we initially went looking for had either moved or closed. The Toucan looked inviting but, when we saw the number of reserved tables, we didn't think they would fit us in without a reservation. But, the staff were extremely helpful and found us a table after just a short wait... More 

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Thank Andrew H
Brussels, Belgium
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94 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Good to be on a long table with family. The dishes are classic, of course, it is a brasserie. Though not sure from which wind direction, but likely an average placed one like in the center, such as Parisian style, so a bit of everything on the menu. Sea food is good and a pleasure, because a part from Place... More 

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Thank Fox_travelling
Brussels, Belgium
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Absolutely irreproachable cooking! First class food. Everything was good. Cod was from the Atlantic and cooked to perfection. Cheese plate was judiciously chosen. Dessert was outstanding. Service was impeccable for Brussels standard (usually lousy...). A worthwhile visit.

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Thank luis188644
Brussels, Belgium
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

We liked this place a lot and can't wait to go back. The decor is really cozy and nice and the staff were very helpful, smiley and nice. The food and wine were delicious. Recommended!

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Thank Lovefoodlovetravel75
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32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Excellent seafood and also amazing meat choices. Friendly environment and good service. Desserts were really good as well and the aperitif as well. Suggestions is a great list. Try from it!

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Thank Athanasia G
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330 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

A fun brasserie. Food was excellent. We had the pork shoulder and slow cooked lamb, both of which were beautifully cooked and presented (although vegetables were forgotten for one of the meals!) . We also had the house wine which was excellent. Service was Ok, not brilliant, but did not detract from the food and wine.

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Thank stuffmatters
Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

I whent to eat there several time, I like le crocchet de cravis et le Chipirones. The service is also good, I like it.

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