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Address: Brussels, Belgium
Phone Number: +32 2 513 02 29

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Interesting alley

Lots of restaurant with many kinds of food types but be careful with pick pocketers as it gets cramped the alley and small to walk side by side. We went to restaurant called... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 September 2016
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New York City, New York
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71 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the butcher street of Brussels where so many restaurants are located. You can have great meal here. So many great restaurants, not enough time to enjoy them all.

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Go this street to visit it is nice all restaurants together looks pretty But please do not eat in any of the restaurants, overprised, bad quality, staff is only interested in selling you expensive over prized food just avoid this street if you looking for a restaurant for dinner or lunch you will be dissapointed

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Thank London74400
Jakarta, Indonesia
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153 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Lots of restaurant with many kinds of food types but be careful with pick pocketers as it gets cramped the alley and small to walk side by side. We went to restaurant called Shanghai restaurant, not nice staff but the chinese staff are nice. Food taste are ok but little salty.

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Thank Chris H
Orange Park, Florida
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795 reviews
346 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

A crazy area with tons and tons of restaurants and cafes and lots of people. Great place to sit somewhere and people watch. Be careful with pick pocketers. I found it fun to walk through and experience this area.

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Thank ukienomad
Hong Kong, China
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77 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Walk through the street to soak in the atmosphere but eat elsewhere. Only aux armes de Bruxelles serves good food (not coincidently the only restaurant where no one will drag you inside), all the other restaurants are not worth trying. This has nothing to do with Belgium. It's one giant tourist trap. But then again, some tourists just like this... More 

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Thank PetitGourmand
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Feels like a red-light district without the attractions, curb side totes, menus without prices and unbelievable deals. Stay away, 2xKids meals water and a beer set us back 35 euro, luckily we realised it was a scam and did not order adult mains. Waiters became rude and pushy, kids food took 30mins to appear, worst experience ever. The whole street... More 

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Thank Jonathan B
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2,449 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 451 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

It is one of the most touristy streets of Brussels. It is full of restaurants, well actually I think it's all there on the street, restaurants of all kinds, and all the Belgian specialties (mussels, potatoes ...) along with pizza, spaghetti and others. I can not comment on the food because I was quite overwhelmed and did not eat there... More 

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Thank KarolaRS
Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

The Rue des Bouchers is a terrible idea, whether you're looking for a pleasant walk in the medieval town centre (unless you like being heckled and aggressively cat called) or if you're looking for dinner (unless you enjoy over priced, distasteful and fake belgian cuisine). To be avoided.

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Thank silviacraanium
Lauro de Freitas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

I had lunch at one restaurant called Brasserie Belle Epoque, it had "formule", it means starter, main course and dessert for 18 euro but I didn't like it. The guy on the street even offered us free drinks to convince us to eat there but the food wasn't good so the cheap becomes expensive.

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1 Thank Gloriarobles
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

It's one of the must-sees in brussels. The Restaurants there are very touristy but it's a visit worth, especially if you want to try the beers at Delirium, then you'll have to walk by that street anyways.

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