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Restaurant La Petite Couscoussiere

#26 of 179 Restaurants in Mons
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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Rue des Clercs 7, Mons 7000, Belgium
+32 65 31 13 58
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Today
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 18:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Lokeren, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

The setting was very cosy and welcoming! Perfect for a date or cosy dinner! Food as well as serving were splendid, highly recommended!

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Thank lorevervaet
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

in the center, helpful staff. basic choices for a oriental maghrebine food. Main course are couscous and tajines. Best in the town.

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Thank Mehmet D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

The food is very good and fresh, the atmosphere is warm. The restaurant is nicely decorated in mediterranean style without being tacky. The service is efficient: you don't wait for hours to get your order, even when the restaurant is crowded (which happens often, actually). Since the place is often packed full, be aware that it gets noisy and the... More 

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Thank Dina M
Cairo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

The place is warm and the grill excellent. They are accommodating in the busiest times. The seating is a little tight in crowded times. Good simple couscous and service. Go.

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Calpe, Espagne
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

Sometimes it is difficult to have friends and for everyone to eat couscous. Their wooden grill not only gives you the possibility to have grilled lamb or chicken to accompany your couscous but for example also a fantastic beef "pavé", we tried the Roquefort sauce ( miamy). Mons presently the cultural capital of Europe and a must see while in... More 

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Vilvoorde, Belgium
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

I ordered coucous with merguez, and a plate with an assortment of desserts (with honey). Positive: the chick peas, harissa and raisins offered on the side, and the huge portion (not necessary for me, but if you're hungry there's certainly enough); yummy dessert (Mediterranean style, similar to Greek and Turkish desserts) Negative: not a huge amount of flavor in the... More 

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Thank Nathalie C
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

Nice food but, really, 20 mins to take the wine order, 10 mins after the second reminder before it arrived? More than 20 mins between each course, and that's how long it took to catch the Waiters' eye and attract him over. Then, most of the desert choices from the menu were not available and, finally, another 20 mins after... More 

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Thank Paul E
Mons, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2014

This restaurant is right in our neighborhood and we finally decided to check it out and were not disappointed. The atmosphere is great and even though no one really spoke English when we visited, we made it work. The House Couscous for two has become our go-to dish. It arrives with more than enough couscous, vegetables in broth and a... More 

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Thank Zosia B
Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

Arrived in Mons on Monday evening. Lots of restaurants closed. Happened to noticed this one. Had locals in for food. Food freshly cooked and tasty. Even though our French was limited we managed to order a lovely meal. Service steady and reliable. Food and beer/wine good. We had an enjoyable evening. Although we didn't order it, the tagine and couscous... More 

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Thank Susan W
Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2014

Great food, good price and great service. By far the best place I have eaten that is close to the Grand Place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$22
Cuisine
French, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Tunisian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Clercs 7, Mons 7000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Wallonia  >  Hainaut Province  >  Mons
  • Phone Number: +32 65 31 13 58

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?