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Brasserie de L'Expo

££ - £££French, , Seafood
Avenue Houba de Strooper 188, Brussels 1020, Belgium
+32 2 476 99 70
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (6 reviews)
“croquettes” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
18:00 - 22:00All hours
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
££ - £££
Avenue Houba de Strooper 188, Brussels 1020, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brasserie, that sounds french, Paris.. Well it is also a Belgian concept and if you want the best of taste of what it means in Brussels, just go to Brasserie de l'Expo. Excellent quality of food ( my best mussels ever), lovely classy interior design...More

1  Thank annp2706
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I have been 3 times in this Brasserie with some great friends of ours very familiar with the place. Excellent fresh traditional belgian food at good prices. As my friends live opposite to the place I am afraid I will be coming back in the...More

Thank domenico b
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Was barely seated when the waiter made sexist comments. Food ok, but nothing special. "Avocado cream" was clearly made by green peas. Everything fresh, though nothing was salted. Much noise from the street. Waitors scurrying past our table constantly, which was quite stressful.

Thank Bointepavaning4
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A typical retro-style brasserie not far from the Brussels' Atomium landmark and the King Baudouin stadium. Apart from renowned Belgian classic dishes (like tomate-crevettes, filet américain, etc.) they serve quality meat and great fresh seafood (see the desk outside!). Their daily lunch (starters or oysters...More

Thank Megajake2011
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We went to this brasserie on the recommendation of a friend. However, we were very disappointed: the food was ok, though I've eaten better and for less in an English pub. In spite of booking and arriving on time, we had to wait 3/4 hour...More

Thank Piers556
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I was looking for some real Belgian Brasserie and we stopped at Brasserie de l´Expo. Retro style Brasserie very classic where you are friendly welcomed by the staff. Service is perfect and food is really good, we have chosen fish as it is their specialty...More

Thank Monica P
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Rich choice seafood, but also other selection from menu . Typical brasserie interior with very friendly waiters.

Thank Vancoillie N
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is typical "Brasserie" style and atmosphere. A bit noisy due to the number of guests – a great place to spend a good evening with friends. Ideally located if you want to eat before the Red Devils are playing. A good typical menu for...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We went already several times to eat sea food (plateau fruits de mers) and each time it was excellent. Try also the Pouilly fume les duchesses white wine, superb. Service is top. we go back !

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Wonderful food , warm and friendly staff made feel very welcome.There was a good selection to choose from on the menu. It was located very near to where we were staying. it is within easy reach of the stadium, Expo centre and the metro. Service...More

Thank MacMahon41
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Houba de Strooper 188, Brussels 1020, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 476 99 70
  • E-mail
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