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Chaussee d'Ixelles 185, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 325 73 53
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 16:00
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Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 16:00
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Antwerp, Belgium
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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best burgers in BXL. The deserts are very good too, especially the banoffee :) they recently changed their menu to only pastrami sandwishes but I'm not sure if it's still like that, I haven't been their since.

Thank Florence V
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

After having heard a lot of good things about the burgers etc I was excited to try this place, unfortunately service was poor and slow. We waited for ages that someone took the orders, for drinks it was about 1h and the food even longer. Once it arrived it was cold. No effort was made to check if anything else... More 

Thank Nelly S
Brussels, Belgium
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306 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Good for big groups of people. Nice brunch on weekends. Can get somewhat noisy. Overall, nit bad but more appropriate for meeting up friends than for enjoying quality food.

Thank moroti
1 review
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

I went to this restaurant with a friend of mine. We enjoyed a good burger (despite they forgot to serve sauces) and when we paid they tricked us by making us paying twice: I paid in cash 20 euros and my friend was supposed to pay the same by card, but they charged him the full amount. Unfortunately we noticed... More 

Thank Matteo A
amourfou00, Propriétaire at L'Amour Fou, responded to this review

Hello, Thanks for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your meal, and we apologize your were double billed. That doesn't make us "thiefs". We don't trick people. It would hurt us. We sent you a private message to find a solution to this issue. Best regards, L'Amour Fou Team More 

Brussels, Belgium
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2017

A friend organised a party. There were 20 of us for a meal and afterwards we expected to have a space to dance and have drinks, with more people coming. Upon arrival we were told that our tables were occupied and that we should go out of the bar because we were obstructing the waiters. Food took a long time... More 

Thank DrThebussem
amourfou00, Public Relations Manager at L'Amour Fou, responded to this review

Dear DrTheBussem, First of all, we are really sorry the evening didn't go as planned. It happens sometimes that a table isn't ready for a reservation and that our customers have to wait a little bit, and we agree with you that it is entirely our fault, that's why we offered you two bottles of red wine as a commercial... More 

Brussels, Belgium
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

L'amour fou used to be our favorite burger place in Brussels. The quality and the service have dropped significantly. We waited 1h40 to actually receive our order. They had forgotten our table, and the waitress had no visual memory. She kept coming over to our table to ask whether we had ordered, and we said, twice, that we had ordered... More 

Thank Kay C
Brussels, Belgium
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The hamburgers are very good and the atmosphere is really pleasant. I also had a tasty brunch here in the past.

1 Thank Chrisse H
Brussels, Belgium
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80 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Very good spot for a Sunday brunch with quite a few options. Burgers are also very delicious and above standard in Brussels. Ambiance is cool as well. Now downside in my view: - loud loud place, if you are with a group you wont be able to hear across the table - service is almost death slow... once happen we... More 

Thank Diego A
Paris, France
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2 reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Good for the money and the atmosphere. Nice choice and good staff. Difficulty to park close to the restaurant

Thank ntinti_11
Brussels, Belgium
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

L'amour fou and their burgers are back! Great combination with cocktails too -perfect for a friend outting - we had a blast Nice staff, nicer food.

Thank BertaAC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 40
American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee d'Ixelles 185, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Ixelles
  • Phone Number: +32 2 325 73 53
Ixelleirs and Bruxelloises have been hanging out at l'Amour Fou since 1984. Today, it's your local spot for sipping high quality cocktails and homemade pastrami sandwiches.

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