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Chaussee de Vleurglat, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 648 38 05
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“bento box” (6 reviews)
“tempura” (7 reviews)
“ramen” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
££ - £££
Chaussee de Vleurglat, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

You better do a reservation beforehand for dinner, because it’ll be fully booked and the place is small. It’s my fave Japanese restaurant because they have gyu tamago don, and takoyaki. I never come here for sushi nor ramen. It’s not easy to find takoyaki...More

Thank ibp20
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I was turned away as a solo diner at 7:30pm as they were busy from 8pm apparently. I counted at least 8-10 spaces at the counter and a couple of small tables for 2. I do not expect any serious restaurant with fewer than 2...More

1  Thank Stuey73
Reviewed 5 December 2017

I went there with a friend last week because I saw the restaurant announced on Instagram, and the plates looked amazing on the pictures. When we received the menu, I saw that the dish I wanted to try was no less than 18€ !!! Still,...More

Thank Alexandra A
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I'm a big fan of bento box (lunch menu) provided during lunch time. The box comprises different dishes and it's very reasonable price! This is a sort of Japanese Pub restaurants, therefore don't expect an excellent service.

1  Thank Mika M
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Good enough to call it authentic Japanese unlike the millions of sushi joints, but there are other places more deserving of 5 stars for their commitment to perfection. The service however was friendly, the typical closterphobic atmosphere you'd expect from a real Japanese restaurant and...More

1  Thank Brucemarais
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

The place would probably close down if a serious hygiene inspection took place..the food was not bad indeed, but the service was probably the worst I experienced in my life; arrogant waiters lacking basic hygiene and manners. Cherry on top: when asked for the detailed...More

1  Thank Matteo L
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Izakaya is a well-known lunch joint, I have friends who recommended that place, but I just had an awful experience there. They open at noon but in 20 minutes their main lunch offer, the bento box, was finished (?). yes, the place did fill up...More

2  Thank Anna-Karin F
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Both my mother and I were craving Japanese food. We shared a sashimi platter and each followed with a dish. Mum: tempura set. I: soba tempura. The usual condiments were served prior to the meal and there was tea on offer. I finished it all...More

2  Thank Anisia85
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I've come to this place because it's supposed to serve the best Japanese food in Brussels (from reviews I read online). The food is indeed very nice, but relatively expensive. But I was very dissapointed by the staff: they are all super unfriendly. We had...More

4  Thank Eveline121
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

There are a few undercover politeness rules that you need to bear in mind before judging them, e.g.: 1. Kitchen as exact closing hours, 22h at night which means they literally stop serving and start cleaning 2. Reservations are a must and be ready to...More

1  Thank Diego A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee de Vleurglat, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 648 38 05
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