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Royal Theatre Toone

Rue du Marche aux Herbes 66, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 71 37
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Large kwak

Great little bar with puppets hanging from the ceiling. They serve kwak in half litre glasses... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dudley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Came for the Marionettes

When I first learned of the existence of a place to watch puppet theatre and taste beer, I knew I... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Kendra M
Kansasville, Wisconsin
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Traditional Brussels' puppet theater - Typical cafe
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 00:00
Rue du Marche aux Herbes 66, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 71 37
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little bar with puppets hanging from the ceiling. They serve kwak in half litre glasses. Pleasant atmosphere and jolly staff.

Thank wends
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

When I first learned of the existence of a place to watch puppet theatre and taste beer, I knew I must go there! Surprisingly easy to find, it caps off an evening perfectly. I walked easily there from Grand Place and while the entire production...More

Thank Kendra M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have attended Carmen opera presented by marionette. It is an amazing experience to enjoy while visiting Brussels. It is one of the popular arts there. This theater is small and hot from the inside and it is quite popular and the performance was so...More

Thank Omar S
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Don't miss this off the beaten path treasure. Wonderful atmosphere with authentic local feel. Loved sharing our beers with the pub cat! This was our favorite bar experience in all of Brussels. Excellent selection, great service, fun environment, authentic brews. Don't miss this place, it's...More

Thank Lindsay N
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Easy to miss bar in a Brussles back alley, but well worth the search. Share a Kwak, in its traditional glassware, with the pub cat before you head up into the attic for an unforgettable marionette show. The atmosphere of the bar and the attic...More

Thank dejectedsketch
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Actually, it's not that little, with two decent sized rooms, and a scrubby terrace out the back. The beer list isn't that marvellous. I had a Tripel Karmeliet van 't vat (on draught) which was sweet and strong, followed by a more floral Hopus. Some...More

Thank Idler
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

The beer is good abd service to. A fun hitten gem in brussels. Almost walked past it but lucky I didn't.

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Thank Súsanna G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Lovely, cosy tavern! We had a great time sampling many different beers, surrounded by the marionettes

Thank eca27
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Called in last week, the "theatre" is covered in dust, hasn't seen use in decades, not many in, average selection of beers, call in if you are nearby otherwise not worth a special visit.

Thank mike r
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

ROYAL THEATRE TOONE is one of the most unique taverns your likely to visit in this wonderful city. A puppet theatre but with a really interesting bar. Entering and your struck by the superb decor with puppets and puppet posters spread throughout the bar and...More

1  Thank Neil K
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Aisha R
14 January 2015|
Response from Nicolas G | Property representative |
Hello, The full price is 12 euros. Kind regards, Nicolas Géal
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