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Bier Circus

££ - £££
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
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Rue de l'Enseignement 57, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 218 00 34
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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468 reviews
379 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good but not THE BEST spot. Fish stew was good. Definitely a good beer selection. You'll likely enjoy it but would be perfectly fine skipping it on a trip to Brussels.

Thank David P
1 review
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This place has a huge collection of beers for sale but don't bother. The beer menu is just there to taunt you as you won't get to taste them. The waiter/ barman can't be bothered to serve you even if you ask politely. We didn't go there for the food but even with low expectations it was a huge disappointment.... More 

Thank Tim H
Holmfirth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Visited here having read excellent reviews but extremely disappointed. There was only one guy serving and he clearly decided he didn't want to serve us! When we finally received our food order it was lukewarm and our request to order more beers was dismissed saying he'd come back in a couple of minutes. Despite serving people on several adjoining tables... More 

Thank beergirlontour
Manchester, United Kingdom
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1,365 reviews
615 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

.. of the Brussels beer scene. Food is generously portioned (and the meatloaf well-recommended). Although, the bar is split into two parts with one smaller side serving only beer, you can go into the larger, more airy left side to simply enjoy their great beer list.

Thank david n
Glostrup, Denmark
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

The selection of beers is out of this world - this also means that you can select both fantastic beers but also some that you dislike ;-) the choice is yours.. we found some really rare abbey ales. Absolutely 5 stars for the variety. The food is nice, ordenary, no nonsense food. Taste good. A place to visit if you... More 

Thank Oz9els
Hertford, United Kingdom
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322 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

A short walk from the grand place, this restaurant has a fantastic beer menu and food to match. The owner speaks good English and is friendly and welcoming. Food is home cooked, tasty with good portion sizes. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Bellylou
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I went for dinner. Bier Circus has a very good selection of beer. Great quality. I also apreciated the food.

Thank Luigi C
1 review
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We are really dissatisfied with the service. We wanted to get sime fries with our round of beers and the elf-like looking bartender said we can only get fries if we order a main dish... absurd!

Thank Maja I
Warsaw, Poland
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Went here for a quick bite in the evening. Spaghetti was allright, the normal portion was very sufficient. Can't imagine how large is the large portion :) I'll try the meatloafs next time. They have nice selection of beers. Nothing groundbreaking, for Brussles, but there should be something for everyone. Waiter spoke good English, could recommend a beer and was... More 

Thank rmzfm
Trondheim, Norway
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220 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Having also visited Beer Circus previously, my fiancée and I decided to drop in for dinner on a Friday night. On the food menu you will find a handful of tasty homemade dishes, and they have a rather good selection of beers – albeit there are a few ones lacking that I would have loved to see on the menu.... More 

Thank Rune H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de l'Enseignement 57, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 218 00 34

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