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L'Amour Fou

Chaussee d'Ixelles 185, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 325 73 53
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“burgers” (61 reviews)
“banoffee” (4 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
All hours
American, Bar, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chaussee d'Ixelles 185, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice place to eat. No too noisy, good service and great burgers. I tried the monthly special edition with chicken, bacon and guacamole, delicious !

Thank Laurent A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Bottom line : Friendly service. Good and inspired menu. They have a little drawing corner for children. A tad expensive but I can recommend it. The good : - Quality menu. I tried pastrami a la gringa and I was happy to taste real jalapeños...More

Thank Rakakabe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After being enthusiastically welcomed, we had cocktails and ordered burgers. The waitress made us aware of special offerings saving us money. The burgers were really nice (American style) and accompanied with good quality and sufficient fries and salad. Dessert was divine as well. A great...More

Thank CKReiziger
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Where can you still find good decent mixed margaritas, not that industrial stuff? Here you will! Margaritas, nachos, hamburgers, assorted bar, nice staff, good music. What do you need more?

Thank Fox_travelling
Reviewed 29 November 2017

-Juicy hamburger , good size too -Great fries (Mayo + ketchup on the table at no extra cost) - Carmeliet at 3.80 euro - great service - Awesome side salad

Thank Xeneize1979
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The "all inclusive" brunch includes a very tasty selection of salty food (there is a vegetarian option), a slice of carrot cake, a warm drink and a delicious natural juice. Happy with the quality of food and curious to try other things we also ordered...More

Thank AnItalianInBrussels
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A pleasure to my 5 senses. A very nice and warming restaurant in the heart of Ixelles. Fast-served, great presentation, quality and big portions. Homemade fries and big salad. Some of the burguers were accompanied by sweet potatoes which were totally delicious. We tried the...More

Thank María M
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

You wanna drink and eat and feel good... This is the right place to go... the best Margarita cocktail ever (made by Ana ) and the best Veggie Burger! A place to go back!!

1  Thank ElyFlora
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Burgers were dry, meat was cardboard and fries were soggy and drenched in oil What used to be a must for homemade burgers has really fallen low Venue is still nice and drinks were ok

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I love burgers, I love that place- atmosphere, food, interior design... very cool place for a dinner with friends, DJ and good drinks. I even forgive them not having well-done meat as I've asked for- still one of the best I've ever had!

Thank Dagmara W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee d'Ixelles 185, Ixelles, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Ixelles
  • Phone Number: +32 2 325 73 53
  • E-mail
Ixelleirs and Bruxelloises have been hanging out at l'Amour Fou since 1984. Today, it's your local spot for sipping high quality cocktails and homemade pastrami sandwiches.
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