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Rue Stevin 132, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 280 00 81
12:00 - 15:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Had not been to Castanuelas in ages and I was not disappointed to return. Excellent and healthy dish of squid, nice and smiling service, ok price. Will return! Gracias!

Thank Eric B
Brussels, Belgium
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336 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Having tried most of the resto's around Rue Stevin, this one is a poor bet. The food is not very good, the portions unappetisingly large and of very average taste. When considering the prices charged, many better places are around. the wine list appears to be missing....and only 2 red wines were offered - one at 26 and one at... More 

1 Thank Marcinbrussels
Brussels, Belgium
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305 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

...but maybe would be worth another try. Service is good. We ordered tapas, I expected more from the pulpo a la Gallega, but maybe I should only order it in Spain. From the photos here, I can see that there is a nice garden. I will check it again and hopefully, update my review with a more positive one.

1 Thank moroti
Shanghai Region, China
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83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2013

Good quality, good price, good people. The meet is delicious, also the jamón ibérico, and the place is neat, good place for business meals as well as for private meals. I'll come back for sure!

Thank paguado69
Brussels, Belgium
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2013

It was good, but nothing very very special in my opinion. Although had a good meal and not too expensive!

1 Thank Dries V
Brussels, Belgium
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2012

This is one of my favourite restaurants everytime I stay in Brussels. Indeed you will find here some of the best traditional Spanish dishes. Among other preparations I advice you to try the best argentinian entrecote I ever ate. The service could be perhaps improved but never taken in fault. And, last but not least, the bill will never kill... More 

2 Thank Vincent6357
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143 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2011

J'aime bien la cuisine espagnole et ce restaurant sert quelques bonnes spécialités (plats, vins). Les prix sont corrects pour le quartier européen mais plutôt chers si l'on compare avec d'autres restaurants à Bruxelles. J'y ai mangé une dizaine de fois au cours des dernières années et je trouve la qualité inégale. Il vaut mieux éviter d'y manger le midi en... More 

2 Thank leboral
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2011

Great service and good food. Staff was attentive and polite. Very helpful with menu selection since I only speak english. Food was great, perfect portions.

1 Thank Crawfowm
Asuncion, Paraguay
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822 reviews
608 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2010

Food is OK, if a bit overpriced sometimes. Service is attentive but sometimes slow. But the place is nice and ideal for a business lunch.

3 Thank apalmero

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 27 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Stevin 132, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 280 00 81

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?