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The Old Oak

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
Rue Franklin 26, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 489 73 76 57
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (18 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, European
$$ - $$$
Rue Franklin 26, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is nice but the character of the manager girl is horrible, arrogant and unpleasant. The friendly rasta waiter was embarrassed to see how he treated us by refusing to charge us separately.

Thank pepserrat
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I was there to watch a football game.... but it was shown in ARABIC, its an irish pub, we spoke to the Scottish man who was also working there he advised what games would be played, he was very busy dealing with the customers who...More

1  Thank agrumlover2017
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I was there with my partner this weekend on Saturday night during the Napoli game.. it was super busy, we were informed of the potential wait for the food from our waiter when we ordered, so that was not a problem, i had Fish and...More

1  Thank brusselsc0uple
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I went there with my friends to have a drink and take something to eat. It was OK, the service could be little faster. The rest was good.

1  Thank bello5
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I came back to Old Oak, still having in mind those juicy, rich burgers they used to serve. So once again, we all took burgers. But we came to the same conclusion: for the first time, the meat they served was really, really bad. This...More

Thank nicov2
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Popped in for drinks here after dinner elsewhere and were welcomed very warmly - ended up staying for a couple! Would gladly go back on my next visit to Brussels

Thank Ant M
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

My Brussels friends go every Monday night for a quiz in English! . I joined the team and it was fun . Unlike England you could have a meal at the same time . As I had over enjoyed the last few days I decided...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I m italian and i went to watch a football match. The pub is nice and very good if you like sport. There is not a great variety of beers. It costs normally.

Thank Domenico M
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I have only ordered food from there on Deliveroo. Their burgers are really excellent though last time they were a bit well-done for my taste. I also LOVE their onion rings and cheese fries. Perfect comfort food! Have also been here for night out. Lots...More

Thank sweetsnowdemon
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This place is what it says it is. Traditional pub style with sports on large TV screens. The food was excellent and not too expensive. I also had a Guinness which was very much appreciated.

Thank John H
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Nik J
5 April 2016|
Response from danishuttleton | Property representative |
Unfortunately not i'm afraid. The toilets are downstairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 20
Irish, Bar, Pub, European
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Franklin 26, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 489 73 76 57
  • E-mail
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