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24-26 rue Jourdan, Saint-Gilles, Brussels 1060, Belgium
+32 484 75 92 94
Tue - Sat 00:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

After reading previous reviews we thought we would try this place on our last night. We were not disappointed. I ordered the chicken and my partner order the salmon. Both were of good sized portions. We were also offered a free aperitif after our meal. A nice touch. Will definitely be back here again. You will see a few people... More 

Thank parv01
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

I travel to Brussels on business frequently and have visited G-EA at least 20 times over a three year period. It is at the end of rue Jourdan, a pedestrian only and restaurant only street off Avenue Louise very close to Place Louise. I love whole fish and the Dorade (Sea Bream) and Bar (sea bass) are both excellent, and... More 

Thank David D
Dublin, Ireland
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

we were staying nearby and came across this restaurant which had great value two and three course meals. The staff were lovely and the food was nice too. To top it off we were greeted with free apperotivos and roses. During our meal a group of roller bladders, cyclists and djs passed and provided some on street entertainment. Recommend this... More 

Thank songaff
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Visited .G-EA and had the mussels with 'home made' sauce. They were outstanding, as was the house white wine (a Chardonnay). Even the fries were good.

Thank davidwood638
Glencoe, Illinois
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We recently visited Brussels prior to embarking on a river cruise to Amsterdam. 6 of us just picked thus restaurant randomly, primarily because it was semi full early in the evening and seemed bustling. Cristos, our host, was very friendly and accommodating. Service was timely and glasses of wine filled without delay. Maria prepared excellent roasted sea bass and dorado... More 

Thank latvia1978
Brussels, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Just go to the end of this pedestrianized street that discover a hidden gem. It is here where you will find the best mussels in town. Christos (the owner) will greet you and treat you with the notion of the Greek philoxeny but this is not just the reason why you should try G-EA..so unpretentious good quality for a fair... More 

Thank Vass-Bxl
Miami, Florida
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111 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

A friend and I ate here one night. They have a special combos at varying price points. I had the Cheese Croquettes for a starter, though I would have been happy to order a couple more and make them a meal. They were very good. Then I got the spare ribs, and had every intention of getting dessert, however I... More 

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South Ayrshire
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed in Brussels for three nights mid June and ate here two of those nights, food is fantastic, cheese croquettes and beef carpaccio both highly recommended, steaks were also delicious. Complimentary aperitif and digestifs were a lovely touch and gladly received, service was great and highly entertaining. I would definitely return here in the future!

Thank Caitlin1992
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice Place ! Staff is great and very friendly! Our food was really amazing! We had mussels house style (with tomato- wine- garlic) and irish stew! Both dishes were great and we can absolutely recommend this place!!!

Thank John F
Brussels, Belgium
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

...we love to eat, that's well known! If you want to feat yourself this tourist restaurant is ok because of the price. You will receive an aperitif, much to sweet, from the house, a plate of food accompanied with a poor Greek wine (it is a pity because there are very fine greek wines) and at the end a kind... More 

Thank Pascal R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Belgian, Mediterranean, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
00:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
00:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
00:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
00:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24-26 rue Jourdan, Saint-Gilles, Brussels 1060, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Saint-Gilles
  • Phone Number: +32 484 75 92 94

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