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$$ - $$$, , European
Rue du Chene 5, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 92 62
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pretzels” (4 reviews)
“cheese plate” (5 reviews)
“pate” (5 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
$$ - $$$
Rue du Chene 5, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is right across the street from Manneken Pis so chances are you're going to right next to Poechenellekelder, so it's worth going in to have a drink or two. The whole restaurant is decorated with old puppets and marionettes, which is kind of...More

Thank Judy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it wasnt loud so you can definite have a convesation and chat all day there if you wanted to . this place is right by the manneken pis

Thank pinaizahavi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really popular place with tourists and there are a fair number of locals here too. It's right across from the Mannekin Pis. Beer selection here is awesome. Some of the greatest names in Belgian beer can be had here and served perfectly....More

1  Thank canuckshutterbug
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our beer quest to Belgium this bar made the list and did not disappoint! We sat outside and enjoyed drinking delicious beers in the cozy setting. It was absolutely magical and everything you could want in Belgium. Plus, the meat and cheese board was...More

Thank Meg M
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Lots of beers and matching glasses. Drink inside or outside. We chose inside and found the decor to be very interesting. I would love to come back here.

Thank Buzz P
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Best place to have a nice beer, nice food, in a very nice environment... feels like home. The waiters are excellent, good humoured and ready to advise you on the type to choose. A must in Belgium

Thank Ludovic T
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Poechenellekelder is without a shadow of a doubt one of my favourite taverns to visit on any holiday I take to Brussels as not only do they have a fantastic beer range but the interior is well worth a visit in its own right. The...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

If you like Belgium Beers then this is a must visit. The bar has plenty of character to go along with its huge array of beers on offer. Service can sometimes be a bit slow, but a visit to this bar should not be rushed.

Thank NJF03
Reviewed 20 February 2018

My boyfriend found this place when looking for places with a wide array of Belgian beer and Poechenellekelder definitely lived up to what he had read. In addition to the great beer selection, the food was very good. We tried the croque monsieur and a...More

Thank rebeccak757
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

This bar was a real gem in Brussels. Amazing to actually come here. There a lot of beers from very different brewing styles. There’s truly a beer for everyone. The service was amazing and the food was really good. We had the pate and a...More

Thank Gonzalo Agustín B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Chene 5, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 92 62
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