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Nonbe Daigaku

#594 of 2,911 Restaurants in Brussels
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Avenue Adolphe Buyl 31, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 649 21 49
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We love Japanese food and the kids are very picky:) This place comes out high on many reviews and that's for a good reason! Chef Suetsugu knows very well his art and he'll make you taste the Tokyo flavors for the little time you spend in his restaurant! Food is delicious, it's fresh and same time it's simple! It is... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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445 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The sashimi here is no doubt one of the best in Brussels and watching the master preparing food at the bar table is a real joy. This is my first time taking ramen here instead of my usual preferences. The soup is nice and the amount of noodles is quite ok but there are only two pieces of pork and... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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93 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Best sushi we ever had was in Sushi Yasuda in New York City, but this one gave us also joy! Pure heaven to order at the bar, and have the chef make you the best he has. The fatty tuna was really good. And of course, where can you find sushi with fresh sea urchin! Although expensive, we came here... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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238 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

The restaurant is not very big. We had dinner on a Saturday night and it was full, so booking is recommended. The tables are set in a simple, yet elegant way and the menu is huge. We tried several dishes, all of them good, inclusive of tempura, mixed grilled vegetables, Wagyu and fried chicken. No sushi, because we don't like... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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234 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

If you have never visited Japan and you wonder how genuine Japanese good food is this is the place to go without having to buy a flight ticket. Japanese (really Japanese) chef and good menu as well as excellent ingredient are the secret of this Resto. Few tables, modest decoration, this establishment invest in one thing only: the quality of... More 

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Woluwe-St-Pierre, Belgium
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223 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

For a Japanese, the name of the restaurant is rather cheap. The restaurant, in fact, serves a fine dining experience. The food is absolutely delicious, though it costs. It has a much better ambiance than some other Japanese restaurant in Brussels. I was asked if I had a reservation but fortunately they fit us at the counter where you often... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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229 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

The chef is a old man , a true suhi master respecting the tradition. You feel in Japan (most of the customers seems to be japanese) and the food is really the best you can have in Brussels (in the past I try even one with a Michelin star but not so good and overpriced). The lunch menu is really... More 

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Thank Olivier t
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Second time I visit this fine Japanese restaurant. I strongly recommend to book in advance since it's quite popular. Just love their lunch menu, specially the shiari shi rice bowl with a variety of raw fish, my favourite. sushis are made on the spot as the freshness can be tasted while enjoying them. budget wise is 18€ for a lunch,... More 

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Thank Gavin O
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25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Fantastic food in a small place that is full of Japanese. You can have also take away but the real experience is to be there where the sushi is prepared for you just in front of your eyes Don't miss it

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Brussels, Belgium
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445 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

You probably will find the best sashimi and sushi in Brussels at this restaurant. It is expensive but you have the good stuff and a master chef who prepares the food with respect and dedication. Apart from food, I recommend also the pepper ice-cream

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Adolphe Buyl 31, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 649 21 49

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