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Chez Leon

Rue des Bouchers 18, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 14 15
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“mussels” (1,074 reviews)
“fries” (293 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Rue des Bouchers 18, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 2,103 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Quick service with tasty food and great atmosphere. Mussels are a try on for sure. Leon beer is really good too

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the few restaurants in Brussels that lives up to the historic reviews. Mussels are superb service, when you get it, is fantastic - when you don't, makes the place a bit ordinary

1  Thank fla_erty
Reviewed 4 days ago

The mussels were great (much better than their Paris outlet) - come on a Sunday for their mussel buffet for a good value! However, the staffs are very unfriendly. They ignored us when we needed help and to top it off, they rounded off our...More

Thank aadelinee
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went here expecting to be blown away after we heard mussels were a Belgian specialty but in reality they were just his normal as anywhere else I've ever had them. Nothing really stood out here aside from the decor which had a weird little...More

Thank michaelcoppage
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just had a late dinner at Chez Leon, and it wasn’t bad. My vegetable soup was decent, but extremely salty. My husband really enjoyed his sole entree, but sadly my Flemish beef stew was fatty, overly salty, and really not great....More

Thank delphi927
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is situated in a very busy street with lots of traffic. If you are a big group it is recommended to book in advance. I was luckily on my own so had a comfy sit at the bar. I have ordered mussels in...More

Thank zahorulko
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big menu, delicious dishes and fun waitstaff! We were able to make a reservation 20 minutes before we showed up. The service was quick, nice, and pleasant. This is a rare find and always delightful when we stop by.

Thank C D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was asking the best menu they have and they suggest us a menu, which is mussels with mozzarela and slow cooked mussels in the seafood gravy . Taste was great, the table is way too small for 2 people or more because they served...More

Thank Fransiskus A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do you know what is the national dish of Belgium? - Mussels and fries (moules frites). And do you know who is the specialist in Belgium for this dish? - Léon. It's as easy as that!

Thank Steeve P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were groups mingling near the entrance and it took me a while to realise that those people were in the queue. When we were being shown to our table we had to navigate through many tables and a crowd before being led upstairs. This...More

Thank Ghee Soon C
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7 May 2017|
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Response from Jellebie | Reviewed this property |
Mussels are available every day, but on sunday's from 6:30PM they are "all you can eat".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Bouchers 18, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 14 15
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