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La Buca di Bacco

Avenue Louis Bertrand 65, Schaerbeek, Brussels 1030, Belgium
+32 2 242 42 30
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“truffle” (2 reviews)
“tartufo” (2 reviews)
“wine list” (3 reviews)
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6:30 pm - 10:30 pmAll hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Avenue Louis Bertrand 65, Schaerbeek, Brussels 1030, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Italian restaurant on the corner of one of the most beautiful streets of Schaarbeek. Two waiters who know their business very well indeed.Excellent lunch with a tasty glass of red wine. Excellent value for money, and the people we took there to have lunch with...More

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This restaurant changed owner several times in the past years, with mixed results. Since 2015, it is managed by two Italians who made it again into one of the top Italian cuisines in Brussels. Not cheap, but really worth it!

1  Thank Jacques d
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The restaurant has a nice interior and doesn't cram too many tables too close to each other. We had dinner there on a Friday night and it got quite busy so booking a table is essential. On the food I can be brief: it was...More

2  Thank Xenophon2NewDelhi
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Friendly war welcome and classy setting. Food was great and dishes very nicely dressed. Swift and elegant service too, all with a smile.

1  Thank Maruzzo
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful service in a superb setting along one of Brussels finest avenues. The lunch is a bargain and the wine list full of treasures.

1  Thank paul1030
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I was there on May 31st with my boyfriend for lunch. Salvatore, the chef is a very nice person and, also all the waiters were very nice and kind with us. Usually I don't like to eat Italian food when I travel as I am...More

1  Thank Nunzia P
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I have been going to this place for more than 10 years. It has (again) new owners, but this time quality and service have definitely improved again. I even regretted not having taken a starter, because the main was really great and so was the...More

2  Thank kristof1030
Reviewed 12 August 2015

La buca di bacco is a very small restaurant - so don't expect to just call in for a table. The inside is glorious with an enormous candelabra which sparkles in the glass and mirror. Setting exceptional! Service is typically french - in that the...More

1  Thank Diana1030
Reviewed 10 August 2015

New owner and old chef. Elizabetta is the new owner and Salvatore the old chef. Opened since 7 August, the restaurant is back to serving creative; unique dishes based on Italian favourite and cooked by a chef who cooks from his heart. Reasonble prices, attentive...More

Thank SaraBruxelles
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Lovely little setting and very (perhaps a too) friendly waitress. Enjoyed the touch of a free glass of fizz on arrival and a little amuse-bouche, but the food was really average. I went for one of the suggestions that came with spaghetti and not the...More

1  Thank Claire G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Louis Bertrand 65, Schaerbeek, Brussels 1030, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Schaerbeek
  • Phone Number: +32 2 242 42 30
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