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Maison Dandoy - Tea Room

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Belgian, Cafe
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Rue Charles Buls 14, Brussels 1000, Belgium (Formerly Maison Dandoy Tea Room)
+32 2 512 65 88
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09:00 - 19:00
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Sun 10:30 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 19:00
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The Netherlands
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

We got this tip from a colleague of mine. It's in the historic center and impossible to miss from the market to Manneke Pis. The place looks really nice inside. We were lucky enough to sit outside on a hot summer day. We had some fresh juice and a waffle topped with chocolate sauce. It was delicious but a tad... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

The tea room is very basic inits decor and furnishing, but the food was very nice and the waitress very friendly. We had quiche and crepes between us and both were very good. We spent more on biscuits to take away than on the food we ate in, but they are rather hard to resist!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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303 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

I was on my way from la grande place to the manneken pis and stopped by as it was recommended. You can see them prepare the waffle downstairs, and either take one to go or sit upstairs to order. Note that they do not have high chairs for baby but staff was nice. I tried the Bruxelles chocolate waffle and... More 

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Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
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63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Beautiful Belgium waffle with brown sugar, beautiful biscuits!! Thoroughly enjoyed my morning tea here. Service could be friendlier (especially when It was obvious that staff aren't busy while I was there)?

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RIYADH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

They served a good and tasty waffles the service is fast and the staff are professional. Keep going it wealth a try they have a lot of choices with different topping

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NY
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121 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

Best Liège waffle I've had in Brussels. (Never been to Liège) My husband has always gravitated towards the stands with all the toppings and usually piles it all on. I convinced him to try one here with nothing on it. He was skeptical but quickly became a convert upon trying one of Dandoy's specialties! We went back several times during... More 

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Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

Most visitors to Belgium have a lot of gastronomic boxes to tick--frites, beer, chocolates, and of-course waffles. Waffles places are plentiful near the Grand' Place in Brussels, but we followed tripadvisor ratings, and went to the Maison Dondoy Tearoom on Rue Charles Bulz the street next to the entrance to the Grand Palace building. There is also an outlet of... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Its a cafe.We stopped to enjoy a break from the tourism.Service was very good,quick,efficient and very helpful.We speak french but all English speakers were accommodated very well.Some of the neighbouring tables were having a meal and they seemed to be liking it.We see it as a Cfe to enjoy a Belgian waffle or Dame Blanche ice cream but you can... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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207 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

This place has great quality waffles unlike all the other waffle joints on the street. They are expensive but very very good. Try a couple of different versions they have to experience the difference in taste.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

This place is a must if you're in Brussels as we tried several different waffle places and this one was the best! We arrived right as it opened and there was already a line waiting so we knew it must have a good reputation. I tried the waffle with chocolate and cooked strawberries and it was delicious. My husband and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisine
Belgian, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 19:00
Monday
09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:00
Thursday
09:00 - 19:00
Friday
09:00 - 19:00
Saturday
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Charles Buls 14, Brussels 1000, Belgium (Formerly Maison Dandoy Tea Room)
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 65 88
Description
Located in the heart of Brussels between the Grand-Place and the Bourse (Stock market), the family owned Dandoy Biscuits has perpetuated its unique craftsmanship of traditional Belgian and Brussels specialties since 1829. Based on original recipes, using the best natural ingredients, with no additives, preserving or colouringagents, Dandoy Biscuits are daily hand made in our factory. Hence the uniqueand incomparable flavour of our biscuits which is the foundation of our extended reputation locally and internationally. The Dandoy Tea Room was opened in 1984in the Rue Charles Buls by Jean Dandoy. The Tea Room enabled Dandoy to better respond to our customers’ ever increasing demand for innovation and high quality products. In this unique environment dedicated to Dandoy products consumers can not only savour our range of biscuits but also our unique traditional Brussels and Liège Waffles based on our family’s recipe. We complete our Tea Room offer witha wide range of home made ice creams and traditional Tea Room quality products (salted tarts, pancakes, fresh juices,...).

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