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Le Pigeon Noir

Certificate of Excellence
French, Belgian, European
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Rue Geleytsbeek 2, Uccle, Brussels 1180, Belgium
+32 2 375 23 74
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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Brussels, Belgium
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941 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

Very good and personal service, good quality food, but my partner and I couldn't understand why it has received a Michelin star. Nothing special. Except for the price: too high. Correction: the food is too expensive, the wine by the glass is not. They don't offer a set menu for the evening, so you are obliged to take à la... More 

1 Thank Jurgen B
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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212 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Henri, who i believe is the owner/head chef, was also our server for the evening. He was so friendly and attentive. He helped translate the menu for us and even recommended a great combination for our meal since we just wanted a good experience. The one thing we HAD to have was the pigeon... which was EXCELLENT! My friend is... More 

Thank Lindsay B
Antwerp, Belgium
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95 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

Lovely lunch, comfort food at it's best. Oysters very fresh, top quality choucroute, delicious prepared kidneys. Super, not too expensive, wine list. We will return.

Thank Boeykens
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

We had a diner for two, place is well arranged but with rather quite small tables. Service was ok, though a bit tough sometimes, due to some rush. Overall quality is good, but it lacks the special thing you'd find in a 1* restaurant. Wine selection was not really helped, the advice was just for the most expensive... not really... More 

Thank Marc R
Taipei, Taiwan
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Totally worth to get the honor of Michelin stared restaurant. The chef is a friendly man, introducing the menu clearly. It is a restaurant for local people; therefore, you should not expect the fancy decoration. However, you must go if you want to have a great experience.

Thank ccworker
Erps-Kwerps, Belgium
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

From the outside you might assume that you've walked in a small bistro in Paris under the Eiffel Tower. However the chef makes Micheline ⭐️ creations from high quality ingredients. Reservations are not needed for lunch during the summer holidays. All other times you'll better call upfront and reserve your table.

Thank Byron S
Brussels, Belgium
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104 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

"Le pigeon noir" is one of the best restaurant we have been. The welcome is true and real, the dinner was a joy and really a wonder ! Do me a favor, go and tell your friends you will come back. This is a great and a wonderful place !! I'll come back really soon, what about next week ?

1 Thank Ghislain D
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

Since our first visit was such a nice experience, I went again with the wife and some friends, and again, the experience was terrific. The weather was remarkably good, so we could have our apero on the terrace. You're almost in the centre of Brussels, but it's like you're in the Provence. The owner looked in an especially good mood... More 

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132 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

Chef Henri never ceases to surprise! yet he remains discreet and quiet, humble with his very first star. real local belgian atmosphere, a traditional Brussels pub you might say but with a star! you won't be disappointed here. not really for big groups...

Thank tony m
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2015

It is a very friendly place with local flavours and with the owner who is ready to help for everybody. The beer is fantastic and coming from the brewery next to the restaurant, the pigeon is amazing. One can feel himself after the first beer as a habitué! Thanks for the owner and for all co-worker in this extraordinary nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Geleytsbeek 2, Uccle, Brussels 1180, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Uccle
  • Phone Number: +32 2 375 23 74

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