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Cafe de la Presse

Avenue Louise 491, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 644 48 03
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible16%
21 May 2017
“Open early on Sundays! Good wifi and no pressure to move on”
4 Nov 2016
Closed Now
All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenue Louise 491, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am very happy to see that the management of the Cafe acknowledged the necessity of rennovation! New furniture is in place, of the same style as before, but a bit more elegant and of much better quality. Decent variety and quality of coffees and...More

Thank anektarioz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came this morning after having heard numerous good opinions about this coffee bar. Since they renovated the place, there are apparently several issues they need to solve : I don't believe it's a regular thing to wait 20 minutes to be served a poor...More

Thank piabks
Reviewed 8 July 2017

It's a very nice and cozy place, although it's almost always full so it can be hard to get a sitting place there. They have amazing cupcakes that will make your dentist very angry.

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 17 June 2017

A cool place to have a coffee or a light meal. It's also laptop-friendly with power outlets by the windows overlooking the avenue. I like the design of this place, it's full of light and color.

Thank Tal B
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Good morning! Start your day with croissant, nata, coffee and lemonade! Enjoy it while reading the new on the mac tablets for free. Great ambient.

Thank epetrovska
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Best morning Brussels experience. Very kind service, best cheesecake in years, happy young clients, no more hotel breakfasts.

Thank Stathis V
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The services ruines everything. The 3-5 youngsters behind the bar have no clue how to serve customers: as a customer you can easily wait for 5 minutes before one of them looks up from cleaning the coffee machine or filling up on croissants. And they...More

Thank Lukas S
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The service is EXTREMELY slow. I know this place for a long time and it has never changed. Forget their brunch... You can easily find better places. Pastries are certainly not home made and they're dry most of the time.

Thank Emmanuel C
Reviewed 21 May 2017

If you are looking for a place to hang out while waiting to get into your hotel room on a Sunday morning, this is the place to go. The crowds don't turn out until 11.00 or so which means the noise level is much reduced...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 23 April 2017

If there would be a Jason Priestley (that guy from Beverly Hills 90210) lookalike-contest, I would be the only contestant and I am pretty sure I would win the event. So everytime when I come into a bar, people go like "oh my god, oh...More

Thank Th0masPaul
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Louise 491, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 644 48 03
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