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) #41 of 3,089 Restaurants in Brussels $$ - $$$ , , European
Place Rouppe 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 38 16
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
09:00 - 23:45All hours
Belgian, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Place Rouppe 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a breakfast and a lunch here, both very good. Nice easy-going atmosphere. Excellent food for both meals. This place is justifiably busy.

Thank mconnor042
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We reserved a table for 4 on the terrace. When we arrived, there was plenty of room on the terrace so we chose a spot in the shadow. Once the waitress got to us, we told her that we reserved a table but we preferred...More

Thank Evi V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting the Grand Place we wanted to have lunch somewhere no touristic so we start wandering around looking for some local, student place. We were recommended to come here. Indeed it looked like student uni place. The menu was in French, English, Netherland and...More

Thank Renette74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cute little spot near the grand place with delicious food. Fun atmosphere with friendly staff. Generous portion sizes. We had cheese croquettes and a roasted vegetable salad which were both fantastic.

Thank busitraveler24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go early because by midday terrace was full. Quick service and friendly waitress. Salads are great and big portion. Menu of day at good price! Quality food

Thank paulnys
Reviewed 13 May 2017

intimate restaurant., great servers and food, pleasant and knowledgeable serverrs and owneres. Great selection of books for adults and games for chikdren. The hotel staff recommennded it and they were right. We ate there both of the two nights we were there and were delighted....More

Thank explorerjan
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I am in Brussels twice a month and each time I am eating at Houtsiplou. the food is excellent, fresh, healthy, genuine and perfectly cooked. I did try many meals from the menu and each time I left the restaurant very happy :-) The atmosphere...More

Thank giuliacM7859JY
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere, fantastic food. I had the duck, my companion had the salmon. Among the best we've ever tasted. Excellent desserts as well! We also had wine. Total cost was less than 60 EU.

Thank jcrsquires
Reviewed 25 April 2017

When we arrived in Brussels, we thought we would eat waffles. Everywhere we tried to go, though, was closed. Luckily, we ended up here instead. This was a very nice restaurant. The food was tasty, that atmosphere was nice, the prices were good. We ate...More

Thank Bradley T N
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I arrived quite late, about 21:45, and had a good welcome and was given a table for 1 straight away. It is somewhat basic - laminate-top tables - but clean and the Daurade I had was nice. Service was quite quick and pleasant and the...More

Thank Rupert T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:45
09:00 - 23:45
09:00 - 23:45
09:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place Rouppe 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 38 16
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