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Le Chou de Bruxelles

Rue de Florence 26, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 537 69 95
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (167 reviews)
“fries” (34 reviews)
“prix fixe” (5 reviews)
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Belgian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Rue de Florence 26, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 329 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great lunch! Oysters and salmon, both excellent with good service. We were indeed pleased to get inside out of rain but quality of food made for great indeed memorable occasion.

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Searched online for nearest restaurant with good food and reasonable price. We came and are are not disappointed. We each had the €32 menu that's includes starter, main course, and dessert. I had mussels as starters and lamb shank as main course. Mussels was really...More

Thank Fera F
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I dined solo at Le Chou de Bruxelles. I was greeted warmly and sat promptly. I ordered a dish of mussels and half carafe of wine. the service was friendly and professional. The food was delicious! I had dined here previously and was so glad...More

Thank janicemarieflygirl
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The food was not bad but not amazing either. It could have been a 3-4 star review but had a major issue during the dinner. I ordered fois gras from the menu and was served a patè (possibly of gras). I found it very disappointing...More

Thank andreafiorentini2
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Chose this restaurant from reading reviews on TripAdvisor, very glad we did! We had the duck and lamb shank for our mains, both came with salad and frites. I had the house red which was tasty. Dessert was a hazelnut and mocha sort of sundae...More

Thank Lara W
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Really tasty mussels with endless choices of sauces to choose from. The whole experience was great, from friendliness of the staff to the amazing mussels and homemade fries. Don't give it a miss.

Thank Cecilia2121
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Very typical place, cosy, noisy and charming. Delicious typical Belgian food! Very friendly and quick service. Price is extremely correct for the quality of the food! Highly recommended, maybe not for a romantic candlelight dinner ....but for good food and fair pricing. We will definitely...More

Thank Conny V
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, great staff and well presented Belgian theme. The food is very good - handmade chips and all. I would have been tempted to add one more if the waffles would be freshly made and if they would pay attention to small details that...More

Thank frederic_janssens
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner got the 30 euro deal each. A startet main and dessert. Starters were as exepected for the price, good portion and quality. For the mains we went for muscles and chips, it seems a bit much very tasty but the national...More

Thank Marlon Y
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I organised a celebratory dinner there for 11 people and the staff were excellent! The set menu catered for everyone and even included some shots at the end! Really great french fries!

Thank Maria M
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5 October 2016|
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Response from aeloygut | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you do need to book to avoid disappointment.
Angelika G
11 August 2016|
Response from aeloygut | Reviewed this property |
We didn't notice the compose your own menu. We went for a starter each, followed by moules et frites, one bowl each - they have a large variety of flavours - they are delicious, and finished with typical Belgian waffles and... More
16 July 2016|
Response from Elizabeth V |
Yes. We used a visa.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de Florence 26, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Ixelles
  • Phone Number: +32 2 537 69 95
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Since 20years our restaurant have the pleasure to serve you a local cooking in a "belgo-belge" decoration, our specialty, the mussels, prepared in more then 30 kinds, built our reputation and well outside our borders. In good weather, a beautiful garden will welcome you.Special in Brussels, you can compose yourself your Menu "à la carte" for 29€: starter, main course and dessert to choose in the menu.
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