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Rue des Tongres 71-76, Brussels 1040, Belgium
+32 2 733 38 97
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07:00 - 20:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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260 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The chain is grand for breakfast -- good price, average food. Staff were friendly and accommodating!

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Thank IrishWanderlust96
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Had the croquet monsieur for brunch. The homemade tomato ketchup was quite nice, though I was not expecting the croque to have so much mustard on it (overpowered the rest of the flavours). Service is extremely slow. Personally found the price to be a bit high considering the quality; I think you could spend the same amount and have a... More 

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Thank Jo-Ann Z
Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We paid this place a visit after walking around the Parc de Centenaire. It had a great menu for brunch as well as some excellent pastries. There was also a good selection of coffee and tea.

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Thank ares1370
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120 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

The place closes at 8pm which is very handy when you're looking for a nice hot chocolate with real Belgian chocolate after working hours. The place looks like any other Pain Quotidien (wooden floor, furniture...) and staff is nice. What a nice surprise when they offered us a piece of "galette des rois", they probably produced too many for those... More 

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Thank TuN_Ashley
Brussels, Belgium
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Visited on number of times for weekend lunch (not to mention all the bread and pastries I take to go). The food is always tasty, very consistent, plenty of options for all taste buds. The service is fine. The prices, you know, it's healthy and organic, so no bargain there... That being said, I'll be back again.

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Thank LoveTheGoodFood
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Good products,quick and nice service from young people. Prices are $$-$$$. Excellent bakery, ecological interior design.

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Thank ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟΣ Π
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92 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Me and a colleague went here for breakfast because the hotel we stayed at called a ridiculous price. I have issues with Lactose and try to avoid Gluten. Therefor this is the right place: They even offer Gluten-free Muffins! :)

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Thank Christoph Z
Singapore, Singapore
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35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Quick bite to eat in lovely decor.Excellent food and cold drinks.Healthy food scrumptious! Sells lots of interesting food and drinks.

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Thank Diane B
Brussels, Belgium
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112 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Don't expect the personnel to be quick and smiley - you will have to wait to be seated, to be served and even to pay your bill... The prices are extra high for the simpliest things you get on this planet: if you want to get a coffee and a croissant, be ready to pay at least 6 Eur, if... More 

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Thank skanestukas
San Francisco, California
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74 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Really enjoyed breakfast here. Lucky to get a seat for two rather than the big communal table. I had avocado toast with eggs and it was absolutely delicious. Fresh tomato and avocado, nice touch with cilantro. Brought pastries back to my sleeping family- delicious. Coffee was fantastic. Service a little brusque but not horrible like some people have complained about.

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Thank Teemul0818

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Belgian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Tongres 71-76, Brussels 1040, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 733 38 97

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