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Le Cochon d'Or

) #2,761 of 3,101 Restaurants in Brussels ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, French,
Quai au Bois a Bruler 15-17, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 219 01 19
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible44%
25 Apr 2016
“Lovely, quiet restaurant”
12 Mar 2016
“Disappointing food and bad service”
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European, French, Belgian
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Quai au Bois a Bruler 15-17, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Near Rugbyman, in the St Catherine district. Competent, attentive wait staff, good, traditional food (Lapin Moutarde is excellent).

Thank yameson
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We had to wait for over an hour for 2 soups and 3 portions of croquettes. The fish soup had 1 mussel and a shrimp head, the tomato soup was just boring. The croquettes tasted ok (the shrimp ones very soggy though), but way too...More

Thank Basdewolf
Reviewed 5 January 2016

I went to this place only once, i ate the moules frites dish (seasonal fresh) which was absolutely delicious. The service is not bad.

Thank David V
Reviewed 7 December 2015

I am surprised with the bad reviews associated with this restaurant . It seems to be a love/hate affair and we do not understand why . We went there for an early dinner when we arrived in Brussels and we were more than happy with...More

Thank belleretraite
Reviewed 11 October 2015

I reserved a table and was allowed to select the one I wanted. The food was OK, it was good local fare and we cleared our plates. We were not rushed, you felt they were preparing your food with care. OK the sauce on my...More

Thank RJandJBW
Reviewed 19 September 2015

This restaurant is very near Saint Catherine's Church. They have a nice variety of fish, lobster, rabbit, and beef. Very friendly staff that will help you select some of the popular dishes. Try the dessert made with eggs, Porto, ice cream and other ingredients. Seating...More

Thank pvnipper
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We planned going somewhere that we had researched in advance on trip adviser, but when we arrived we found it was closed, so we took a chance on Au Cochon D'Or. I really wish we had not - this was truly the worst experience in...More

Thank manticore
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Good restaurant, near Catherine Catedral. I am recomand this restaurant, also the Irish beafsteak, also rabitt, also all. Service is good, do not miss them!

Thank lazaridis
Reviewed 31 March 2015

The Cochon d’Or in Brussels is a glorious throwback to the 1940s It is unusual in these hectic times to be greeted at the door by the chef and the maitre d’ who appeared untroubled by the pressure of clientele inside the restaurant. It soon...More

2  Thank alexfR4236QU
Reviewed 22 March 2015

what was it that should have given it away, the laminated pictures of the food outside, the touting waiters speaking good English in dirty uniforms blocking the pavement or the fact that it was almost empty? as a group of 15 without a reservation on...More

2  Thank michael t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, French, Belgian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai au Bois a Bruler 15-17, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 219 01 19
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