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Brasserie Bijgaarden

$$ - $$$
French, Belgian, Dutch, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Isidoor Van Beverenstraat 20, Groot-Bijgaarden 1702, Belgium (Formerly Isidoor Van Beverenstraat 20 )
11:30 - 23:30
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:30
Sat 18:00 - 23:30
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Kortenberg, Belgium
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I had to choose between a known restaurant and this new place. After visiting the site, I choose Brasserie Bijgaarden. Am I glad I did! We went for the Kasteelmenu, all different dishes, and even the option to choose a cheese plate for dessert. Friendly and competent service, nice atmosphere... In short, all that is needed to make for a... More 

Thank Eva3070
Londerzeel, Belgium
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Brasserie Bijgaarden has a classic look, both from the outside and the inside. The menu is traditional, with some modern twist, but always with a reference to the long gone days when the restaurant had a Michelin Star. I guess that history also causes the somewhat elevated prices. Food is good and so is the service. Bilingual waiters take care... More 

Thank Michaël P
Essaouira, Morocco
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101 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

loved the decoration. it is a very classy place. food is not spectacular (the usual standard stuff, nothing you would remember for a long time). there was a gin and tonic on special offer but think it was 13 €, which is scandalous. one of the younger waiters spent AT LEAST 20 minutes chatting to his friends who were dining.... More 

Thank ginovandevelde
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I took my customers to lunch here. Nice quiet atmosphere. Very busy, so reservation might be recommended but not necessary. Great goat cheese salad (vegetarian!)! Selection of vegetarian meals Medium price range for Belgian standards. Great helpfull staff

Thank Sara M
Coldrerio, Switzerland
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Definitely a good restaurant. Dishes are delicious, good care in selecting raw material. Evaluated to visit.

Thank Bruno bianco M
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332 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

A restaurant with a lot of classical Belgian dishes on the menu. I always like the 'américan préparé' that you can ask to be prepared or prepare yourself. Service is friendly and quick. The interior is classical dark with a nice veranda and a shady terrace when the weather is good. No thrills but just good quality and always a... More 

Thank Mark_Daemen
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

We found this resteraunt by accident having visited the Chateau Grand Brigarrd opposite for a flower festival. We were waiting for our pick up and noticed a fair njumber of people arriving who appeard to be local always a good sign. We were not dia appointed. All the staff spoke excellent english the wine and food was exceptionally good but... More 

Thank Jeff W
Topsham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Went there with a family of four, including our grandmother. The 'Farmer Salad' was a poor excuse for a some leaves lathered in salad sauce, 2 slices of cucumber and the worst, cheapest rolled up ham and cheese ever for the cheeky price of €9.90. Aldi has a better bowl of salad. Not that one usually comes across this kind... More 

Thank Liesbeth_Bos
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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477 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Ate at this brasserie with a party from work. The location is very nice opposite to the castle. The interior, however, I felt was somewhat disappointing and lacked cosiness, probably because of the way too bright lighting in general and spots in the ceiling one of which was really directly in my face and I can imagine in other people's... More 

Thank DeKokkies
Bristol, United Kingdom
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954 reviews
605 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 293 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Don't be put off by the name (as I nearly was), it's a big serious restaurant. Food is very good. Wine selection is good and reasonably priced. Service is fair and our group of 8 had a great meal

Thank David M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
French, Belgian, Dutch, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isidoor Van Beverenstraat 20, Groot-Bijgaarden 1702, Belgium (Formerly Isidoor Van Beverenstraat 20 )
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Groot-Bijgaarden
  • Phone Number: 3224642090

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?