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Fin de Siecle

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Belgian, European
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Rue des Chartreux 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 51 23
12:15 - 00:30
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Sun - Sat 12:15 - 00:30
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Brussels, Belgium
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The place is really beautiful and with "caractère". The staff is very welcoming, efficient, nice. Food is typical of Belgian brasserie, well prepared, nicely served, accompanied with beer (but you can also get wine). I love it.

Thank Zarpy
Grenoble, France
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A bit crowdy, but the food is really good. Better go early to get a table without a long wait, it is totally worth it.

Thank AndreaPenso
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must! For dinner especially. You cannot book, you have to get there physically and wait for a table if theres a queue, but even so its worth it and they move very fast. Same dishes all the time, but plenty of choice and all of them are delicious. My favourites are the carbonnade, lamb a l'iranienne and... More 

1 Thank Narcis V
Brussels, Belgium
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Traditional Belgian food, which is very much homemade. It is not gourmet by any means, but if you are looking to get full on well prepared food then this place is great. A bit unfortunate that they do not take credit cards, remember to bring cash. Worth a visit!

1 Thank Stephan Bergman... J
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very much a 'hipster' restaurant (as the waiter called it himself) - good food, big portions in a very relaxed and friendly atmosphere. No card, just cash and huge selection of various types of beer (no lager though as it's too 'mainstream' ;-)

1 Thank wern
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here with two friends of mine: the environment is easy going, waiters are very nice and welcoming. The cuisine is superbe: we went out full and satisfied. Highly recommended. Only one notice: you cannot reserve a table, so go there at 7.30/8 to be sure not to wait too much.

1 Thank Annalisa P
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is not huge so on busy evenings you have to wait a little to be seated; you can drink something will you are waiting though. The staff is very nice and the food is delicious while also being affordable. Recommended!

1 Thank Gabriel M
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you enter the restaurant, you see a variety of small tables and chairs, pushed together to create a really great atmosphere. The food was great, little bit expensive but very well worth it! I had chicken tandoori and it was great! Full of taste, without the hotness. Weldone!!!

1 Thank MichaelJPdeJong
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mediocre food and ok service. Nothing special. The ambiance is nice though. Prices are relatively high.

1 Thank Vreyhoudt
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to eat there today and we went there especially for that. Unfortunately you can't pay by card and this was very unpleasant as we was very hungry and we didn't have enough cash. I don't know how is the food but I thought that is good to know if you want to go there.

2 Thank Anca N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$19
Belgian, European
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Cash Only, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:15 - 00:30
12:15 - 00:30
12:15 - 00:30
12:15 - 00:30
12:15 - 00:30
12:15 - 00:30
12:15 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Chartreux 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 51 23
No telephone. No reservations. No credit cards. Simple place, simple food.

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