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La Boussole Brassiere

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood, Mediterranean
Quai au Bois a Bruler 61, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 218 58 77
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“grilled squid” (10 reviews)
“moules frites” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
Belgian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Quai au Bois a Bruler 61, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner. The service is very welcoming family owened. Food was good, great fish and mussels.

Thank orfeldm
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

I loved this place. We visited during the winter festival so it was quite busy. However we managed to get a table fairly quick. The food was super tasty. The best lamb I've ever had!

Thank Monica T
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by not only the quality of the food, but also the friendly, multilingual staff and the reasonable prices. Would definitely visit again!

Thank AdriaanRems
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This place had an authentic charm. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was good. I wouldn’t necessarily travel across the city to come here as there are plenty of other places that are similar but if you are staying locally I would...More

Thank Emtci
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Small but perfectly formed unpretentious family-run restaurant. The squid was indeed superb, but it was the fish soup which really stood out for me. Top deserts too. Yes, it's a bit expensive, but eating out in Brussels is. That could just be the exchange rate...More

Thank Boywaspy
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Pricey. Nothing special. Owned by Greeks. On the high end. I enjoyed the area. It was fun but because of the company not the restaurant. Nothing negative to comment on but no big deal...

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 November 2017

It was close to 10:00 and I was looking a place to eat in that area. When walking aimlessly, La Boussole (the compas) seems to be an appropriate place to go. When I read on their blackboard that theyhad octopus that night, I hurried in!...More

Thank francorusse
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant with good service. Mussels - fries are good as well but rather expensive. Bette go for the good fish plates (salmon or squid).

Thank chris6708
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

When a man is in Brussels is supposed to taste mussels and french fries. Receptionist in my hotel recommend me brasserie La Boussole near by old fish market. It was very good recommendation. Cozy place, sympathetic service and excellent mussels. Very simply, only in broth...More

Thank Jirka_Stich
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Really good food. A lot of options. Vasillis the owner is so helpfull and nice. The food is tasty, the place also nice. If the weather is good it's very nice to eat outside. Good prices. A nice place to eat and drink!!

Thank loosss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai au Bois a Bruler 61, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 218 58 77
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