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Rue de Laeken 34 | Rue du Marronnier, 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 223 73 77
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Ethiopian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rue de Laeken 34 | Rue du Marronnier, 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a super meal at Toukoul, arrived early in the evening as all tables were booked later- always a good sign. Great selection of dishes and flavours. My husband not too happy with the pancakes (accompany all dishes), but he is very picky (!!)....More

Thank mary-b-clare
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

In short: Make a reservation Try the menu Great cocktails Finger food I have been there twice now and both times the food and service was great. I haven't tried anything from the à la carte menu as I'm just so fond of the huge...More

Thank Dorien L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Pros: Welcoming staff - the host, the waiter , the chefs... they were cracking jokes all the time with us very nice decoration delicious food big portions life band performance on saturdays Cons: the music was a bit too loud it got a bit too...More

Thank olga_kolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first time in this restaurant discovering Ethiopian food and now I want to visit Ethiopia :-) Amazing place and delicious food Staff excellent and really care for customers Please visit this place if you are in Brussels Recommended for friends, family and business meals

Thank Ashita-Leo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are a few places to eat Ethopian in Brussels, but this one blew my socks off. Beautiful decor and ambience, lovely and charming servers, and the food was scrumptious. We got the vegan discovery plate, and when they first brought it out I thought...More

Thank Esthersnippe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is very nice and authentic, and easily to find in the city center. It's not cheap but it is really good. We ordered a menu for 2 and honestly in the beginning I was worried it wouldn't be enough, but we ended up...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brussels is a particularly difficult place for veggies unless you're happy to eat pizza & pasta, so discovering Toukoul was a godsend. There's lots of descriptions of the food in other reviews, but suffice to say if you like your tastebuds to be tickled with...More

Thank Fillanderer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I visited here on our last night in Brussels. We booked the night before as we had read online that it could get busy. We arrived to live music playing and a warm, welcoming vibe. The smell of food was amazing -...More

Thank Molly C
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner as a crowded group. Restaurant ambiance is good but they do not have ventilation so it gets too hot. The service was ok but the waiters are pushing you to order special items without asking if you like beef, chicken or...More

Thank MeteKesan
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Coming from New York, this is the best Ethiopian food I've ever had. Everything tasted great, decent portions, and fun for sharing. The decor is also great, and the staff is very friendly candy laid back. Great option for a laid back night with a...More

Thank JanetJD14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de Laeken 34 | Rue du Marronnier, 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 223 73 77
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