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Cafe Walvis

$$ - $$$, , Cafe
Rue Antoine Dansaert 209, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 219 95 32
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Belgian, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Rue Antoine Dansaert 209, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe is in a great location on the edge of the city, near the canal.. It has a great vibration, friendly staff and the beer is good (and less expensive). The food looked good and it was busy serving lots of happy customers -...More

Thank damian c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was exactly what I needed for dinner. The goat cheese salad was delicious but more importantly the waiter was able to let me indulge in some wonderful beer. We discussed what both of us like and what is unique. It was not over...More

Thank Eran O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cafe Walvis is my favorite cafe in Brussels. Very friendly and energetic staff, delicious food, wide choise of beers and nice terrace for the sunny days. It is very children and dog friendly. As far as I've witnessed group of families with their children had...More

Thank Kağan Ö
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The place is very nice, with a typically Belgian friendly atmosphere. So if you want to have a drink that's fine. However if you plan to have food, I would not recommend. Prices are at least as high as for a "regular" restaurant but quality...More

Thank ozelsa
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The waiters were very nice and friendly, food is simple but very good, fries are excellent... And they have a good amount of choices for Belgian beers!

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We celebrated our friends' 30th birthday and it was amazing ! Barmen & barmaids were cool af, neighbourhood very easy-going. Going to be one of my best places to go out. I totally recommend it!

Thank Dimitri G
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I just saw the bad reviews/comments and don't understand them. This place is lovely and all the staff was smilling and charming. The menu is simple, but everything we ordered was good. They have veggie plates and burgers, a daily dish for 10€, Great beers,...More

Thank Nalesq
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great little find - good atmosphere and friendly staff. Nice choice of veggie options on the menu and staff recommended the best beers for our food choices. Reasonably priced too! Really enjoyed!

Thank Rachabelle
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Had the Flemish stew, very tender with a good flavor. Fries were pretty tasteless. After ordering I noticed most people are having burgers...so that must be the hot item here. Picked the restaurant as it had the best ratings close to the Brussels Beer Project.

Thank 17erich
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Went there on Sunday evening with some friends for dinner and a drink. Very nice typical Belgium bar atmosphere. Relaxed and chilled out. Food was OK, not amazing.

Thank Melchior L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Antoine Dansaert 209, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 219 95 32
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