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The Twelve

1040 Brussels Rue de la Loi 75, Brussels 1040, Belgium
+32 2 204 39 02
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
“thon hotel” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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1040 Brussels Rue de la Loi 75, Brussels 1040, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was actually attracted to 2 starters, while my fellow diner went for the king prawn salad. The starters were both lovely and the salad could definitely fill a hungry person. But besides the food the selection of spirits at the bar is impressive and...More

Thank Whisky-Ginger
FeedbackThonHotel, other at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Whisky-Ginger, Thank you a lot for this feedback. Our restaurant The Twelve hosts "The BXL Whisky Club": a malt society for tastings, food-pairing dinners, exclusive events,... Our bar itself has over 120 bottles of Whisky and our staff would be happy to guide you...More

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely amazing. 5 stars definitely 😎 The f&b manager is unbelievable. And the whisky selection is incredible.More

Thank Geoffrey V
FeedbackThonHotel, P.A. to the G.M. at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Geoffrey, Thank you a lot for this very positive feedback. It is a real pleasure to know that you have appreciated our concept of "The BXL Whisky Club": a society of malt lovers coming together for tastings and food-pairing events around this brewery. Our...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Not the cheapest meal you’ll find but ceeative and absolulty mouth watering. The sizes of the meals are big.More

Thank mariahaggman
FeedbackThonHotel, Assistant F&B Manager at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Dear Maria, Thank you for your feedback. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit at The Twelve. Our prices are on line with the other 4-star hotel restaurant of the neighborhood, but we like to offer large portions to make sure you don't leave...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

I've stayed at the Hotel Thon EU quite a few times and the reviews I have read here bear no relation to the really average hotel brasserie I've endured many meals at. The only reason I can work out why this restaurant is so highly...More

Thank NeverlandLondon
FeedbackThonHotel, P.A. to the G.M. at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are surprised to read your comment and regret to know that, as one of our regular guests, we were not able to meet your expectations and never have been informed of it...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Staid there during a whisky fair beginning of November. Besides having the most extensive whisky list in town, they also stock an impressive range of cognacs, armagnacs and calvados. Very knowledgeable and friendly staff. The breakfast is served pretty late (which was good after having...More

Thank François C
FeedbackThonHotel, Assistant F&B Manager at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Dear Francois, What a pleasure to receive such comment ! Thank you very much. We indeed have more than 220 bottles in our collection and launched the first whisky society in town, The BXL Whisky Club, to share our passion with others. We are happy...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Excellent menu for the choice of game in the short term game season. Second time to have chosen the venisson (chevreuil) with delicious mushrooms and various other veg. and potatoes. Starter with mushrooms just as good. Once again excellent service. Friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Judith P
FeedbackThonHotel, Assistant F&B Manager at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Judith, Once again, thank you very much for your nice comment. It is always a pleasure to welcome you in our restaurant The Twelve. Looking forward to next time, Best regards, Camille

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere...modern and nice design.... the food was good but not expeptional, i had some pasta. The staff pretty nice. I would recommend and i would propably go again

Thank Nikos N
FeedbackThonHotel, Assistant F&B Manager at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Nikos, Thank you very much, it is a pleasure to read your comment. We look forward to welcoming you back at The Twelve. Best regards, Camille

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Business lunch was good but not great. We took fish dishes: mullet was fine, coley only so-so. Good glass of white wine and efficient yet friendly service. Enough space so that you can have private conversation, and reasonable prices.More

Thank benvh2014
FeedbackThonHotel, Assistant F&B Manager at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Benvh, We would like to thank you for this review concerning your recent visit at The Twelve. Our Chef endeavors to serve great food, and we apologize for the "so-so" coley. We look forward to welcoming you back to make your experience with us...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

Working in that part of Brussels, I would strongly recommend the place for business meals. Food is good, a large choice and the team is very nice. Two particular highlights: the breakfast is extra. We were there recently with a group and very well received....More

Thank Marinette1030
FeedbackThonHotel, Assistant F&B Manager at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Marinette, Thank you so much for this great review following your recent visit in our restaurant The Twelve. You indeed found our two biggest strengths, our breakfast with a wide variety of hot and cold dishes and freshly squeezed orange juice, and our lovely...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I have stayed at the Thon Hotel before and have eaten here before, and really enjoyed the food. Not a basic menu, the options are more high end but not small portions. The layout of the tables can get tight if it’s busy and the...More

Thank Doug_421
FeedbackThonHotel, Assistant F&B Manager at The Twelve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Doug, Thank you for taking time to review your recent visit at The Twelve. We are sorry to read that the service did not meet your expectations. You can be ensured that follow up has been made with the team to avoid such situations...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$29 - US$78
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1040 Brussels Rue de la Loi 75, Brussels 1040, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 204 39 02
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Description
Named after the number of stars on the flag of the European Union, The Twelve welcomes you every week day for lunch and dinner.LunchWith its cosy ambiance and chic styling, The Twelve restaurant is a the perfect place to eat with friends or colleagues and the perfect venue for a business lunch in the European Quarter on week days. Our fixed lunch menu is complemented by dishes that change weekly depending on the seasons and availability of fresh market produce.Evening diningThe Twelve also offers a delicious evening dining experience. Our chef and his team aim to tantalise your taste buds, serving modern dishes with contemporary appeal. Attention to detail and timeless elegance without formality are important ingredients of each and every dish served.Dine, wine and sleep fine!Come to The Twelve restaurant and spend at least € 175,00 per 2 persons. Thon Hotel EU will offer you a perfect night’s sleep in one of the spacious business rooms!
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