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Ventre Saint Gris

Rue Basse 10, Brussels 1180, Belgium
+32 2 375 27 55
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
26 Feb 2017
“Up to its reputation...”
4 weeks ago
“Very disappointed... ”
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French, Belgian, European
$$ - $$$
Rue Basse 10, Brussels 1180, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only a few days after a pleasant lunch at the restaurant, we decided to go back. The first time we went, we were pleased with the simple cooking and very friendly service. So, we expected something similar. Unfortunately, when simple cooking turns in very basic...More

Thank Tomislav S
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

A dinner catch up with a girlfriend where we chose the restaurant's menu du marché (value for your buck rate of 37€). I had the succulent os de moelle followed by côtés d'agneaux and washed that down with home made mousse au chocolat. The dessert...More

Thank Anisia85
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The grey weather today in Brussels invited for a quiet aperitif and a long lazy lunch; looking into our wish list, we decided for Ventre Saint Gris, a quiet place in the outskirts of Brussels with an excellent reputation. The very good quality of food...More

Thank wpatrickdewilde
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Meal was excellent, wine was good. Atmosphere cosy and quiet. Service was perfect. 4th time in 6 months and happy every time.

Thank AmyHammersmith
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We've been coming back quite a few times to this restaurant in the last few years and it's keeping up to its reputation. We just heard recently that they were celebrating their 40th birthday ! Every month or so they offer a specific menu built...More

Thank Etienne T
Reviewed 30 January 2016

The service level is above Brussels standards, the French wine list is great and the food is excellent (the size of the dishes is quite big so watch out for that), especially the desserts. Overall = 9/10

Thank Andrei I
Reviewed 20 January 2016

A fantastic discovery! Lovely restaurant with extremely kind service (boss is giving very good advise on wine), delicious food with attention to details... Great atmosphere... My friends and I really liked it and it was worth coming from the other side of Brussels to eat...More

Thank lnbo
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

When you see most plates going back to kitchen rather full... Not very tasty, even if my entrecôte was rather tasty, well cooked to taste. The sauce, poivre vert créme never met the cream, but was well seasoned. I wouldn't advise the place, despite the...More

Thank awysch
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Went there with my mom and girlfriend. Lovely staff, very good food! Had a great time. To be tried for sure! And I'd surely return!

Thank Maximesw
Reviewed 7 May 2015

We were regulars at this restaurant but the past few times were disappointing. Food quality has gone down. Service is excellent as always but the food was disappointing. See self explanotory pictures. We unfortunately will not return, not worth the money...

Thank Shok O
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Aude G
Je viens de recevoir ma réservation pour demain midi. Merci de me dire ce que signifie : "menu du marché".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 66
French, Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:01 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:01 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:01 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:01 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:01 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:01 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Basse 10, Brussels 1180, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 375 27 55
  • E-mail