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Le Cercueil

$$ - $$$
Rue des Harengs 12, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 30 77
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“harengs” (4 reviews)
“metal music” (5 reviews)
“black walls” (3 reviews)
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Rue des Harengs 12, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful bar in the heart of Brussels with torn music, coffins and death everywhere. A service at the top level. Be back

Thank StoyanS95
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Very good bar in total darkness. Many choices of best belgian beers that are served in skulls and consume on graves.

Thank KatiaW109
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

This bar is a good find! The decor is great and keeps completely in tune with the theme of the bar. - there is a black light near the bar so be prepared! The staff were friendly and smiley and we even had a laugh...More

Thank HannahB1989
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

A place a little bit different. If you like rock music, beer and skulls then this is a place to visit. It's edgy with a relaxed atmosphere although the bar staff could be a bit more friendly.

Thank lynds92x
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Sorry but 10 euro for a beer in a scull... Way overprised ! And an interiour that has not been maintained or updated in the last 25 years,... Sorry not recomendable. It is a pitty, so much possibilities here, but no, it is not worth...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 28 April 2018

If you're a metal head and you like skulls and scary stuff this is the place to be. The tables are coffins with glass on them and you can get beers in skull mugs. It's small, but fun.

1  Thank ThomasMeuleman
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Great little alt. bar just off Grand Place. Fans of Laini Taylor will be right at home here. Coffins for tables, lights low, rock music. The owner greets everyone on arrival and, when I was clumsy enough to spill my beer, graciously replaced it on...More

1  Thank Megan M
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the tacky goth/rock decor and coffin tables. Probably not for everyone but we loved the music and felt at home in the laid back, anything goes atmosphere.

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Le Cercueil ( The Coffin ) is a superb rock bar located just off Grand Place ( Grote Markt ) and is a unique and cool bar that on any holiday I take to this vibrant city I always make a point of visiting. This...More

1  Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere is nice and chill. Interior really is a tourist trap but still worth to see it once, even for locals. It's just a pity that there was vomit all over the bathroom.. And when we tried to ask how much centilitres of rhum we...More

Thank 534estherh
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Restaurant Details

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After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
1:00 pm - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Harengs 12, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 30 77
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