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Pirate Cafe

££ - £££
Belgian, European, French
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Leuvensesteenweg 278, Zaventem 1932, Belgium
11:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Very good place, friendly service, big choice of food, nice atmosphere. You have a choice of fish and meet dishes, less salads. Prices are reasonable. I will be returning soon to this resto.

Thank Nela Z
Sint-Stevens-Woluwe, Belgium
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

the restaurant very loud, perhaps due to the construction, but food ok, however it is actually d a bit difficult to have a convesation, no parking around

Thank JochenRMeyer
Hayward, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Went with brother and family who live nearby and are choosy eaters. Nice experience, good food. Black and white sleek decor.

1 Thank Nino L
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Great food. Excellent service. Menu is a bit on the pricey side though. Had the cod fish which was excellent. Delicious dessert as well.

Thank Ronnie H
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

Service was very poor. The food was not good (magret de canard as main course). The waiter was not helpful. And he just replaced the dishes for my wife and myself after having noticed that the duck was having a strange color ... No other comment from the waiter except saying that the fish should be better... Unacceptable. I wont... More 

Thank Nutella2310
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

been there already at least 20 times over the last years. And I never had the impression that it was outstanding. More chi-chi than good cuisine. And the couple next to our table had 2 dogs under their table. Disgusting.

Thank Luc C
Alpharetta, Georgia
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225 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

First visit to pirates cafe. The menu has a lot to offer In our group the veal done Pirate Cafe style and the Pork Tenderloins were a hit Don't miss dessert Compliments to the chef

1 Thank costatlanta
Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

The clientele is mainly for business lunches or dinners, however on this occasion the purpose was just a lunch between friends. I've eaten here several times and never been disappointed. It has a good variety of dishes is well cooked and served without pretention. A good wine list. It can get a bit noisy but for me that adds to... More 

1 Thank HoppeJR
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2015

a bit formal but very good for business lunches, with wide variety of choices and a fine wine list. I come here regularly for not too fancy business lunches

Thank SylBjo
Brussels, Belgium
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187 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

I come here quite often for a business lunch. You have a pretty large choice of starters and main courses (all your invitees will surely find something they like on the menu card) and the service is quick and attentive. You can easily have lunch in an hour time-frame. I personally like the spaghetti alle vongole (a tasteful, large dish),... More 

Thank Erik_Tervuren

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, European, French
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leuvensesteenweg 278, Zaventem 1932, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Zaventem
  • Phone Number: 027258464

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