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Cafe Novo

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
Pl. de la Vieille Hle aux Bles 37, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 503 09 05
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
22 Jun 2018
“Loud music but quaint ”
8 Apr 2018
“Nice Lunch”
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Belgian, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Pl. de la Vieille Hle aux Bles 37, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

This small, yet vibrant cafe is all you need when wondering the streets of Brussels. It’s not far from the Grand Place and can be easily located if you find the statute of the Belgium singer Jacques Brel. Is worth a photo opportunity as well....More

Thank The_Peacock_12
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Stopped here for lunch with the family. Very pleasant with friendly service. I had the open face grilled tomato mozzarella sandwich with small salad. Very nice! My daughter had spaghetti bolognaise.

Thank SDBeachbum
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Great little find. Busy place. Service very good. Outside seating. Corny music ....but it works. Corny pictures of people taking pictures...but fun. Food and prices reasonable. Recommended.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 25 December 2017

The meal that we had was very pleasant as we ordered dishes to share, chicken and pork with fries. The atmosphere was very quiet and pleasant with the waitress being nice to customers. Would definitely recommend this restaurant to any travellers to Brussels.

Thank Victor L
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Walked here just to try their flemish stew and was not disappointed. The meal was delicious. My girlfriend ordered a stew like dish with chicken in a creamy sauce. That was also delicious. However, everything seems to be served with chips, if the stews came...More

1  Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We chose this cafe following a blog post and were not disappointed! We had three dishes: meatballs, creamy chicken voulevent and the highlight, beef stew with beer. All three were amazing and I would highly recommend this spot for dinner between bar hopping!

1  Thank AlikaDobie
Reviewed 28 July 2017

A very nice cafe in a small triangle square. There are tables outside and inside. The place is not expensive and is full of young people. The waitress was very kind and smiley. I tried fries and were delicious!

Thank 479evgenial
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I tried Cafe Novo as I am moving to the area. I ordered one of the two fish dishes and was utterly disappointed. At €17 for what was supposedly 200g (doubtful) piece of fish, at this price it should at least taste of "something". Only...More

Thank 481OliverC
Reviewed 16 June 2017

A neat little cafe on a rather quieter street, with out door seats, up front and in the back. I've the Mediterranean salad, which was really good. They open on Whit Monday - a public holiday.

Thank Irene E
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Large selection of beers and food. Very kind waitress. Nice place, table outside and inside. Not expensive.

Thank sam83_RM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pl. de la Vieille Hle aux Bles 37, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 503 09 05
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