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Market to be seen at not to market in...

Unless you happen to be on a large EU salary and pension, this is not the market to go to for... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Nice square to watch the world go by

This is a square we often visit as there is a nice wine bar where we already had several good... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Bruges, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

The traditional market on Wednesday becomes the location for meeting (young) people and drinking wine or beer, especially after 8 pm, when the market closes. It is impossible to move, due to the amount of people. However, the market is quite good.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank anima_tedesca
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Found the market by accident as it was just down the road from our hotel. I think it is only there on a Wednesday so we were sort of lucky, unfortunately it was raining really hard so we didn't spend too much time walking round....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank bean10
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Great cozy square in the center of Brussels. Full of fun bars and nice restaurants, always vibrant and full of young people until the early hours, even on weekdays.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sushimus84
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The Place du Chatelain itself has nothing great: small, not great architecture. BUT the neighbourhood is very interesting: many and diverse restaurant, trendy shops. In addition, every Wednesday there is a market. Very trendy and chic! On top of this, rue Americaine, 5 mn from...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jamesequity
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Unless you happen to be on a large EU salary and pension, this is not the market to go to for either the best of local produce or the greatest authenticity. It is first and foremost, a place to be seen to "flan" in and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a square we often visit as there is a nice wine bar where we already had several good glasses of wine. There is also a nice flower shop at the other corner with a doggie watching over it. It is getting old but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank LilyLighthouse
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is a must. On wednesdays fresh vegetables, fruits, tasty ham, saucissions, top quality organic wines.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

This squar and the streets around it boast many of brussels' nicest shops, including a top notch library and dito patisserie

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Wednesday afternoon and early evening are market time at Place du Chatelain. The most fantastic cheese, fresh meat, cooked meat, baked goods, fresh vegetables and fruit, and fresh fish. And at this time of year mulled wine ..... and more. I love it.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Cute ansah charming little market and very much he is aware of what he is doing! Fresh fruits and things like olives and cheese, things like this.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mrsofori
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5 April 2017|
Response from Yves57 |
Yes, Wednesday afternoon.
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