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La Boussole Brassiere

Quai au Bois a Bruler 61, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 218 58 77
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“grilled squid” (10 reviews)
“moules frites” (13 reviews)
“fish” (13 reviews)
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Belgian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quai au Bois a Bruler 61, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small restaurant with good service. Mussels - fries are good as well but rather expensive. Bette go for the good fish plates (salmon or squid).

Thank chris6708
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When a man is in Brussels is supposed to taste mussels and french fries. Receptionist in my hotel recommend me brasserie La Boussole near by old fish market. It was very good recommendation. Cozy place, sympathetic service and excellent mussels. Very simply, only in broth...More

Thank Jirka_Stich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good food. A lot of options. Vasillis the owner is so helpfull and nice. The food is tasty, the place also nice. If the weather is good it's very nice to eat outside. Good prices. A nice place to eat and drink!!

Thank loosss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went in here for dinner the other day. We tried the shrimp croquettes (which were pretty good), mussels (not the best we had in Brussels by far), and a pasta dish (very bland). We ordered water (9 Euros for a small...More

Thank tigg189074
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This was a really pleasant place to join great choice of fish. The guys serving all this nice stuff were very polite and hospitable. Not the cheapest one but delicious

Thank Pollytweety
Reviewed 21 September 2017

we spend very nice evening in this very nice and cosy restaurant. steak was great, frites as well and homemade mayo just excellent. fruit desert was just amazing....

Thank dave b
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We had the typical moules et frites and the special plate of the house, the grilled squid. The mussels were not very good, the squid was much better. They serve bread together with olives, which were very much appreciated. The waitress was very kind to...More

Thank Grazia S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Wine overpriced and so is food marginally- but this is a tourist area. Good for comfy atmosphere and basic food which is well cooked. However there are better choices if you want something more imaginative and better value

Thank Brig2424
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Very Friendly Restaurant... nice service, but honestly the food nothing special...!!! It's a OK restaurant...!!!

Thank Jose Agustin A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Visited here on our last trip Brussels on a recommendation from a friend who use to live in Brussels. The Mussels were amazing, good size portion and a decent price. The chips were average but you don't go to these places for the chips. The...More

Thank Tian83
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai au Bois a Bruler 61, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 218 58 77
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