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La Mort Subite

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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Great spot for a beer and people-watching

There are a few seats outside that are fabulous if you can get them. The street is quite busy and... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Shantel S
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Boston, Massachusetts
Traditional and Authentic

Located almost opposite Galeries Royales St Hubert; this traditional Belgium bar has the original... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Alison G
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Beer lovers start your Belgium beer experience near the Grand-Place at La Mort Subite with your first sampling at this popular pub, including its own home-brew concoction called Sudden Death.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rue Mont. aux Herbes Potageres 7, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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All reviewssudden deathgreat belgian beerspeach beergreat atmospherechic baroriginal decorcheese cubesnice cheesebelgian pubcan feel the historygalleries st hubertfilled with localslarge selection of beersjacques brelsalumi platehistoric placebeer bar
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

There are a few seats outside that are fabulous if you can get them. The street is quite busy and makes for good people-watching.

Thank Shantel S
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Overpriced, overcrowded, old style belgium beerhall. Nice tourist trap. Friendly service but because of overcrowding all long wait for service.

Thank dennis d
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Located almost opposite Galeries Royales St Hubert; this traditional Belgium bar has the original 1928 decor. There is an extensive selection of beers, but not much else in the way of spirits. The coffee is good, served with a small piece of chocolate. The food...More

Thank Alison G
Reviewed 16 June 2017

With an extremely wide selection of beers, I find it quite attractive and nice. We had a beer quite late in the night and it was one of the fewest still opened at that time. I loved the atmosphere and the waiter was very friendly...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

There are many identical bars in the world. However, this one "sudden death" has character, good selection of beers, simple food, no TVs or WiFi. Well worth a visit. Close to the entrance to the royal galleries shops. So, a good place to rest while...More

Thank Simon O
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Was shown thus place by our greeter Paul. Fantastic looking cool shabby chic bar with a great atmosphere the service was good with the chatty waitress, free chocolate with the coffee was nice, great choice of beers. Only reason I gave a 4 and not...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Centrally located with tons of character and history, this crowded, slightly run down art nouveau classic oozes charm. Excellent selection of local beers on tap, only a few snacks available to eat. Very popular with locals as well as tourists. Don't miss!

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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

They have a big beer selection (Who doesnt in Belgium) and its an interesting pub but all beers are over 5e each on draft for the smallest quantity. No wifi (Really in this day and age?) Head to Delirium for better prices and house beers...More

Thank Luap123
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Busy old art nouveau bar with really tasty fresh omelettes and their own fruit beers, full of locals and definitely worth a trip.

Thank petefaeperth
Reviewed 30 January 2017

What a place! Totally recommend it! Amazing selection of beers, good food to snack on or local dishes, great ambience, good service! 5-*!

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