We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Rue des Grands Carmes 10, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 19 50
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“injera” (26 reviews)
“pancakes” (55 reviews)
“flatbread” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Rue des Grands Carmes 10, Brussels 1000, Belgium
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (931)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great service, great taste. Definitly a place to visit in Brussels. Indeed inexpensive and value for money!!

Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely outstanding meal. I had two vegetarian dishes including a spicy lentil & tomato sauce dish - one of the best I've ever tried at any Ethiopian restaurant. Served, of course, on delicious injera bread. Ethiopian coffee was delicious and very authentic. The restaraunt has...More

Thank Hugh M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've had to this place because of good reviews and we didn't make a mistake. The resto has really nice atmosphere, staff is super friendly and helpful and food is just delicious. My recommendation would be lamb, aubergine and Ethiopian liquer :-))) be ready to...More

Thank Verufox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh food, big portions and cheap. We realy loved the traditional dishes. They are homemade and very nice

1  Thank PedroMathieu
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Went with friends and had the large sharing plates - excellent selection of food and very tasty. The fermented "pancakes" are a lovely accompaniment to the dishes though overall very filling - we weren't that hungry the next day at all!

Thank LondonEmpee
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This was the first time in an African restaurant...it was great! The idea of food sharing, eating with hands, and all those flavors were just fantastic!

Thank marko g
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The lunch I had at Kokob is definitely on my top ten eating experience list. I was completely unacquainted with this cuisine and, frankly, didn't know what to expect. It turned out to be a great surprise- the food was absolutely impressive as well as...More

Thank Millivist
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Very polite and complaisant personel. Lovely food. Vegetarian and vegan options. Cosy street with terrace.

Thank MaiteJans
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favourite places to eat in Brussels. it comes at a price, which is very adapted to the quality of food though. the service is always at its best, and it is a wonderful experience to try with friends or with...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The herbs, the spices. Everything tastes different here. This restaurant offers a very special eating experience. One you haven't seem before that often. I love it. The wines on selection are great too. The staff very friendly and explanatory. I try to visit KoKoB every...More

Thank Dan K
Nearby Restaurants
Le Cellier by C'est Bon C'est Belge
861 reviews
.07 km away
274 reviews
.08 km away
Mam Mam
289 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tintin Mural Painting
452 reviews
.13 km away
Manneken Pis
11,552 reviews
.10 km away
The Comic Strip Walk
30 reviews
.10 km away
Basilique Notre-Dame de Bon-Secours
39 reviews
.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kokob staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 44
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Grands Carmes 10, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 19 50
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing