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Crystal Lounge

Avenue de la Toison d'Or 40, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 549 61 44
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (3 reviews)
“stylish bar” (2 reviews)
“great service” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, French, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Avenue de la Toison d'Or 40, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The risotto was just ok I didn't think was good flavor at all. Drink are excellent. Service also is great.More

Thank Cleia E
SOFITELBLL, Manager at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Cleia, Thanks for your comment about the Crystal Lounge on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you appreciated your lunch, and found the service great. We are sorry however that you did not like the flavor of the risotto. We look forward to your next...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Well decorated, stylish bar with great service. The barman recommended a fantastic wine which we thoroughly enjoyed. Free tasty snacks were provided. The only downside is the choice of music being played, not very pleasant - loud and pumping. I would suggest something a bit...More

Thank AWorldofWanderlust
SOFITELBLL, Manager at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience of the Crystal Lounge on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you appreciated the decoration and the service of our bar. You will be happy to know that since your venue, we changed our musical animation. We also...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

We stayed at the Sofitel Le Louise so one evening we went for dinner at the restaurant. The food is average, no special dishes, very pricey. The choice is standard, but you would expect more from a Sofitel. Good service, but all toegether standard, not...More

Thank Franci9371
SOFITELBLL, Manager at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear guest, Many thanks for your recent stay and for sharing your experience at the Crystal Lounge. We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed with the choice, and found the prices too high. Kindly note that we recently introduced a new seasonal menu,...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017

We booked a table whilst staying at the hotel this weekend. Unfortunately they asked us which table we would like whilst booking the table and we did say a particular table by the window and when we arrived the following evening for our meal they...More

Thank VincePayne
SOFITELBLL, Manager at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Dear M. Payne, Thanks a lot for rating your experience at the Crystal Lounge. We are glad that you appreciated the cuisine delivered as well as your diner. We are sorry however not having been able to give you the table promised. We look forward...More

Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I was staying at the hotel and it made sense to eat there as I was not in the mood to go anywhere after a long day. The service is excellent. The menu is varied, and the food is of high quality. The wine list...More

Thank Viktor B
SOFITELBLL, Marketing Coordinator at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Dear Viktor, Thanks a lot for your comment on the Crystal Lounge page on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that your experience at the restaurant was as positive as your stay in the hotel. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back. Best, Quentin Guiraud,...More

Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Very slow service, I ordered an entrecôte which was all grease with no exaggeration :( I ended up eating bread with butter and paid for the meat 33€ for uneatable meat. A glass of wine is min 11€ and nothing special :(. They didn't even...More

Thank Ralph B
SOFITELBLL, Marketing Coordinator at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Dear Ralph, Thanks for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed of your dinner. We are sorry and surprised to hear that the meat was all grease, as we work with a serious butcher to avoid this type...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

I literally had an all nighter on my way to Brussels given how flights are from where I live and stayed at the Sofitel where this was at. This is a cosy and chic restaurant on the main floor of the lobby. I was a...More

Thank Albert L
SOFITELBLL, Marketing Coordinator at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Dear Albert, Thanks a lot for your comment about your experience at the Crystal Lounge. We are delighted that you had a great time with us, and appreciated the meal. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best, Quentin Guiraud, Marketing Coordinator

Reviewed 3 August 2016

Nice space in the Sofitel Le Louise hotel - gets busy on weekends. Pretty expensive, but not out of synch with everything else in Brussels. Good Scotch Whisky selection. Very cool vibe - DJ plays on weekend evenings.More

Thank TheMeadowsTravel
SOFITELBLL, General Manager at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for commenting your experience at the Crystal Lounge. We are glad that you appreciate the musical animation of our establishment, and the whisky selection. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon. Regards, Sophie Blondel, General...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

They got us in on short notice for our last dinner in Belgium and the chef did not disappoint. My veal two ways was amazing and my wife enjoyed her club sandwich after they switched the salmon for chicken (they had to redo it because...More

Thank 600michael
SOFITELBLL, General Manager at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Dear Michael, Thank you very much for commenting your stay on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you has a great experience at Crystal Lounge, and enjoyed your last dinner in Brussels. We hope to have the pleasure to host you back soon. Regards, Sophie Blondel,...More

Reviewed 17 May 2016

everything is overpriced on the menu: the drinks, snacks and desserts. The size of the desserts was ridiculous... The place otherwise is very nice and cosy.More

Thank Audrey75fr
SOFITELBLL, General Manager at Crystal Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Dear Audrey, Thanks for sharing your impressions on TripAdvisor. Kindly note that since your last visit, we reviewed our menu and pricing strategy. We recently launched a new fall menu. We hope this will better fit your expectations. Looking forward to your next visit, Sophie...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 33 - US$ 86
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue de la Toison d'Or 40, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 549 61 44
  • E-mail
Description
Beyond its contemporary and harmonious rooms, Sofitel Brussels Le Louise invites you to discover its famous restaurant, the Crystal Lounge. In the heart of the Louise district, the Crystal Lounge attracts by its chic and choc design, signed by Antoine Pinto. In a warm and cozy atmosphere, one can enjoy delicious refined and balanced meals. A modern Mediterranean inspired cuisine that blends flavors, textures and colors. Well-being has also a place of honor with the De-Light offer, that promises of a slimming interlude by combining pleasure and dietetic through less than 500 calories per meal. The majestic alabaster bar counter and the unique collection of Val Saint-Lambert crystal carafes brilliantly combine modern design and Belgian tradition. In this place out of time, don’t miss the opportunity to taste unique cocktails, imagined by our bartenders and regularly awarded in various national and international competitions.
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