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Cafe de la Presse

Avenue Louise 491, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 644 48 03
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good26%
  • Average21%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible16%
4 weeks ago
“Open early on Sundays! Good wifi and no pressure to move on”
4 Nov 2016
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Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenue Louise 491, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A cool place to have a coffee or a light meal. It's also laptop-friendly with power outlets by the windows overlooking the avenue. I like the design of this place, it's full of light and color.

Thank Tal B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good morning! Start your day with croissant, nata, coffee and lemonade! Enjoy it while reading the new on the mac tablets for free. Great ambient.

Thank epetrovska
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best morning Brussels experience. Very kind service, best cheesecake in years, happy young clients, no more hotel breakfasts.

Thank Stathis V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The services ruines everything. The 3-5 youngsters behind the bar have no clue how to serve customers: as a customer you can easily wait for 5 minutes before one of them looks up from cleaning the coffee machine or filling up on croissants. And they...More

Thank Lukas S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service is EXTREMELY slow. I know this place for a long time and it has never changed. Forget their brunch... You can easily find better places. Pastries are certainly not home made and they're dry most of the time.

Thank Emmanuel C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for a place to hang out while waiting to get into your hotel room on a Sunday morning, this is the place to go. The crowds don't turn out until 11.00 or so which means the noise level is much reduced...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 23 April 2017

If there would be a Jason Priestley (that guy from Beverly Hills 90210) lookalike-contest, I would be the only contestant and I am pretty sure I would win the event. So everytime when I come into a bar, people go like "oh my god, oh...More

Thank Th0masPaul
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Cafe de la Presse has all of the bad qualities of its younger brother Cafe du Sablon, but none of its assets. Its a place that seems to put off locals and only remains popular by the grace of unaware tourists. The location is kinda...More

Thank EricPLB
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It is still as bad as it was.....today I spent a good five minutes at the counter before one of the 5 staff working behind it acknowlegded my presence. Good staff would stop washing dishes or whatever and tend to a waiting customer. I am...More

Thank Mathij
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

My favorite place to chill and have the best coffee choices! Nice stuff, great place to make friends.

Thank Deea8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Louise 491, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 644 48 03
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