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La Creche des Artistes

Rue de la Creche 21, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 511 22 56
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“antipasti” (10 reviews)
“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (6 reviews)
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Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rue de la Creche 21, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Small, romantic, outstanding Italian restaurant. I don't like to be so positive, if not it will be harder for me to get a place, especially in the evening. But simply one of the best Italian restaurants downtown!

Thank rudy151
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Dont get confused between this place to be found near the centre of Ixelles and one named Creche des Artistes- le Canal to be found close to Tour et Taxis. This one is in an old smallish building with not a lot of space either...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Authentic Italian in a cost setting. A handful of tables, good wine and copious amounts of outstanding food. What more to want or need?

Thank John D
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This review doesn't require a lot if poetry, as you can read the many positive reviews you can book a table your eyes closed! My experience: cosy, quality food, good service, and not too expensive. Perfect For a tête à tête or a diner with...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great Italian dinner in Ixelles, surprised by delightful food in a small cozy restaurant. Excellent tasty pasta and perfect Italian dessert. Good wine list and kind warm service. Nice surprise.

Thank Dario D
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

One immediately feels welcome at la creche des artistes as the waiter poors you a glass of proseco and an antipasto on the house. The menu changes constantly according to the fresh produces that are available. The food is really tasty and served in generous...More

Thank françois W
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

It's the story of a chance Monday business lunch. Nothing in the area would suggest what a nice place this is. Dodgy, shabby buildings all around, even the façade of the restaurant itself is extremely modest. Yet once inside the tiny - and only -...More

Thank Z P
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Went on a Thursday evening and met with a full house. Very pleasant interior, knowledgeable staff. My very best Italian restaurant ever. Others simply pale compared to the delicious tastes Dino and his team serve. Very good Italian wines. Very convenient parking building across the...More

Thank 31Tripper40
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We went here for a bite before a show at nearby Tour & Taxis. The welcoming by the hostess is very warm. You're immediately offered a glass of prosecco and something to nibble. The menu is limited but the prices are very reasonable. The quality...More

Thank Dirk_VDA
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This restaurant is on it's own in a residential area and has lots of atmosphere. There are 2 dining areas, one on the ground floor and the other in the cellar with relatively high vaulted brick ceilings, which is where we ate. As soon as...More

Thank RogerD47
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de la Creche 21, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 22 56
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