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La Marie Joseph - CLOSED

Quai au Bois a Bruler 47-49, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 218 05 96
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (12 reviews)
“crevettes” (2 reviews)
“entrecote” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Belgian, European
Quai au Bois a Bruler 47-49, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

A true Brussels' gem, this family run restaurant has now closed. A part of the menu's classic dishes and the same level of service can be found at the remaining "sister" restaurant Canterbury near Flagey, Ixelles.

Thank An R
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

My favourite fish restaurant in town .. and also the best angus beef steak in town .. Not often that you can find a place were meat and fish are both excellent... it makes everybody deliciously happy!

Thank Topcruiser
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We were 12 people. Sitting outside is great because the evening sun shines on the terrace. Outside only 3 small tables for max 4 people and a few others for 2 people. 350g Entrecôte was not good, the fish was good. The place tries a...More

Thank Carsten S
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Not only was it perfect food (really the best croquettes de crevettes ever, and incredible tomatoes ang great smoked haddock) and perfect service, we were shown which table catches the last sun.... apparently these are literally the last rays of brilliance as the restaurant s...More

Thank Inge B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

With members from all over Europe we enjoy our meetings in Brussels and especially enjoying the cuisine of Brussels. For the last meeting of the current chair it was his choice and whilst the food was good it was not, in my view, excellent. We...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Broad seafood menu, prepared sympathetically. Excellent wine list. The restaurant also shows the work of Alechinsky, a Cobra artist, which adds to the art and dining mood. Does sometimes attract noisy business execs on expense accounts; they should learn to be more composed when dining....More

Thank ExperimentalistDiner
Reviewed 27 April 2017

established classic with all the Brussels (sea food & fish) traditionals done and served to perfection !

Thank streetMartin
Reviewed 24 March 2017

In an area where most of the fish restaurants are tourist traps, La Marie Joseph stands out by offering something different. The service is sober but professional. The menu is simple, with many traditional Belgian dishes but with high quality products. The decoration is not...More

1  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We have been going to the Marie Joseph for the last 20 years at least..it is one of the best fish restaurants in Brussels,artsy interior (modern art collection owned by the Niels family on view and changes regularly),the selection of fish and seafood is excellent,the...More

1  Thank Faron83
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Fish is really good and so is the chocolate mousse, but also the steak. I would say one of the beat ones on St Catherine square.

1  Thank Verena S
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Restaurant Details

Belgian, European
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  • Address: Quai au Bois a Bruler 47-49, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 218 05 96
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