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Mokafe

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Belgian, Cafe, European
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Galerie du Roi 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 78 70
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Today
07:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 07:30 - 23:30
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Lymington, United Kingdom
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338 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I tried lots of food outlets whilst recently visiting Brussels. Some of them cheap and cheerful, some simply street vending outlets, and others, rather more grand and exclusive. This restaurant was probably the best. It is well located, situated as it is, in The Royal Arcade, a very prestigious setting. It looks attractive from the outside and has a delightful... More 

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Thank Frankart_10
Helena, Montana
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For a good inexpensive meal of Belgian specialities, try lunch or dinner here. Service was very good, plates were huge and the house wine very affordable and very drinkable.

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Thank DavidCarpita
Mainz, Germany
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53 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First I was disappointed, as the place is noisy and not really well heated. But the waffles with choclate and the tea made all up for that. It was just delicious!

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Thank Mar L
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried a couple of place around town including the Mason dandoy but this was the best so far. Brilliant

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Thank 942ramb
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waffles lived up to the hype. Absolutely delicious. Scrambled eggs & Canadian bacon weren't bad either, but the waffles were so good!

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Thank Shane B
Ithaca, NY
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ate a light dinner here one night while in Brussels--prosciutto with some berries and salad. The dish was attractively arranged, and the ingredients were fresh and tasty. With a glass of wine, the tab came to 19 euros including a small tip. The decor is simple, cafe-style, but comfortable. You are not rushed out, but you can sit and... More 

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Thank Mhichil
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are very few places you can get an American-esque breakfast in Europe and Mokafe does it wonderfully! The eggs, bacon, and toast was great. Super clean bathrooms which is a big plus with young kids. Fantastic!

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Thank John V
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Pinterest listed Mokafe as one of the top waffle places in belgium and it was rightfully so. The waffles were amazing and so were the bacon toast and eggs. The service was just as great as well. Would definately eat here again.

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Thank Ashleigh G
Vanessa C, Gérant at Mokafe, responded to this review

Thank you! More 

BATH UK
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105 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Forget the cheapo 1 Euro waffle places dotted around this city. There is only one place to go for melt in the mouth waffles. I had the cherry one, it was to die for. Wonderfully light in texture, with warm fruit on top. We found service good, as are the prices for the food and location. The lattes were also... More 

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Thank GRAHAM H
Derby, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Nice location for people-watching but other than that I cannot recommend it. The service was slow and unfriendly and the tables were not very clean. It was clearly a busy time, but even so but I would have expected better.

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Thank Leacroft
Vanessa C, Gérant at Mokafe, responded to this review

Dear, Really sorry for your disappointment, Because we want to do better the next time, can I ask you which day you came (different waiter by day) Thank you and hope to see you again. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:30
Monday
07:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:30
Thursday
07:30 - 23:30
Friday
07:30 - 23:30
Saturday
07:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galerie du Roi 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 78 70

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