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Friture Rene

$$ - $$$French, , European
Place de la Resistance 14 | Brussels, Brussels 1070, Belgium
+32 2 523 28 76
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“mussels” (10 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
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French, Belgian, European
$$ - $$$
Place de la Resistance 14 | Brussels, Brussels 1070, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We (3 of us) had different meat dishes, and all of them were good. Fries are awesome. Also the beers

Thank Ebiary
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Went there for the 3rd time and still love it! This place serves the food I remember when I was a kid: steaks, Américain, mussels and ...the best fries. Probably the best in Brussels for the quality of the food, the service and the prices....More

Thank vjsms
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Spent a week in Belgium and this restaurant was the best meal we had. Entrecôte Steak cooked perfectly, amazing handmade chips, beautiful desserts and fantastic service. Cannot recommend it enough. Would gladly go back.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was an ancient friterie where you could eat fries but this is a great quality meat restaurant in a cosy old Belgian decor. They also serve in season mussels but I suggest here the meat. No matter which one. I had a specially matured...More

Thank alfakir
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I went today at lunchtime to this resto. No crowds, quite and erally cosy place. The service was very polite and patient with us (4 adults + 3 small children). The food was good, we had excellent steak, with a little salad and French fries....More

Thank BeaBru
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

A friture in Dutch is normally a very simple restaurant. But not this one. What an excellent food. We had same steaks for lunch. High quality!!! I love this place.

Thank PBTN
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Our great friends from Brussels took us there and we were absolutely delighted with the mussels. They don't come cheap as each portion costs between 22 and 27 euros but the portions are huge. Maybe even enough for two. We also had mussels a l'escargot...More

Thank arazinkov
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Very few places still know how to make proper sauces. Here they still serve a pepper sauce flambéed with cognac the way it should be. Honestly, this is where I go if I REALLY want to enjoy my dinner. Can't wait to bring my dad...More

Thank louisn576
Reviewed 28 July 2016

At friture Rene they serve an excellent traditional Belgian cuisine in an original way. Ordinary Belgian meals are made in a perfect way making them delightful. My favorite dish is the tartare maison with roquette salad and parmesan. My girlfriend is wild about their tender...More

1  Thank janlemmens
Reviewed 1 June 2016

A vintage brasserie with excellent food. We've eaten there many times and all have been good. Fish and meat are their speciality. Ask for the daily specialities.

Thank Teresa N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 37
French, Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place de la Resistance 14 | Brussels, Brussels 1070, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 523 28 76
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