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The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar

Boulevard de Waterloo 38, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 504 13 33
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Belgian, European, French, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Boulevard de Waterloo 38, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 19 June 2018

We went there for a group dinner of over fifty people. The place has a very nice decor. All the items served were extraordinary and the service impeccable. A must visit if you are in Brussels!

Thank Enigman
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

This may have been the best meal we ever had. Comparatively, the price was reasonable, coming in around $110/person for six courses with wine pairings. The initial offering was a crispy ravioli with a watermelon and cantaloupe gazpacho, chased by a shot of passionfruit kiwi...More

Thank Adam P
HotelBrusselsManager, Owner at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Dear Adam, Many thanks for your feedback, very happy to read that you have enjoyed your visit with us! We are glad that you liked the fresh and seasonal products offered at The Restaurant. Hope to welcome you for another time ! Kind regards, Pierre...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018

we went there after reading many comments on this place , we loved the deco and the ambience , oh and the food was amazing , thanks again for the wonderfull time we had at this place

1  Thank moore j
HotelBrusselsManager, HotelBrusselsManager, Owner at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear, Many thanks for your feedback, very happy to read that you have enjoyed your visit with us! I agree, the lunch spot overlooking the park is a really nice one. Hope to welcome you for another time ! Kind regards, Pierre Balthazar

Reviewed 12 March 2018

My boyfriend I, We just want to drop you a note and thank you for the wonderful, high standard of cuisine in THE HOTEL BRUSSELS RESTAURANT by Pierre Balthazar , with great restaurant atmosphere. Very courteous and happy staff. A real pleasure. Once again, thank...More

Thank piftouanelesse04
HotelBrusselsManager, Digital Marketing Manager at The Hotel – Brussels at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Dear, Many thanks for having reviewed your experience. It's an absolute pleasure to see that you have enjoyed your visit. Thanks also for your kind words about the team, I will not hesitate to share it with them. In the hopes of welcoming you once...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

Although the restaurant is situated in a hotel the atmosphere is great. Service is as it should be. Every plate served is unique and gives you the feeling of a great chef's touch. Expensive but i think it worths it. Really nice restaurantMore

1  Thank Lavrentios P
HotelBrusselsManager, Digital Marketing Manager at The Hotel – Brussels at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Lavrentios, Many thanks for having reviewed your experience. It's an absolute pleasure to see that you have enjoyed your visit. Thanks also for your kind words about the team, I will not hesitate to share it with them. In the hopes of welcoming you...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

The food at The Restaurant was horrendous, the service was virtually nonexistent, we were staying at The Hotel so chose to stay in house for our dinner, what a mistake, the menu was limited and as a vegetarian there was virtually nothing on offer, my...More

Thank Klara O
HotelBrusselsManager, Owner at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Dear Klara, Many thanks for your detailed review. Customer feedback is of paramount importance so we are highly disappointed to see that your visit to The Restaurant was not up to your expectations. We didn't hesitate to look into this internally in order for us...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

We went twice to "The restaurant". We loved the food and the wine. The Ravioli we ate in December were fantastic. I do not like (it is not my taste) the business atmosphere, but. in any case, if you are in Brussels it deserves a...More

Thank Andrea A
HotelBrusselsManager, Owner at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Dear Andrea, Many thanks for your feedback, very happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay with us! Our setting is meant to be cosy and warm, so we're disappointed that this isn't to your liking. We'll look into how we might be able...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017

I had a business dinner in The Restaurant with 3 groups between 25-37 people, at different periods of the year. The invitees were amazed by the quality of food and congratulated me for my choice :-)). The Restaurant is beautiful, very cozy and classy. The...More

Thank Le Thi T
HotelBrusselsManager, Owner at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Dear Le Thi, What an absolute pleasure it is reading your review, many thanks for these kind words. It is this type of feedback that motivates us to go that extra mile for our clients, I'll definitely won't hesitate to share this with the team....More

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Great location awesome food but very slow Service and personnalité disappointed with the wine food pairing I agree it's not easy when each is eating something different but I believe it's not so difficult Wine was not paired just 3 different wines Will certainly go...More

Thank Ilana W
HotelBrusselsManager, Digital Marketing Manager at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Dear Ilana, Many thanks for having reviewed your visit. Glad to see that you liked the location as well as the food. I am disappointed however that the wine pairing did not suit your needs. For each dish, our sommelier selected a specific wine that...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

I stayed at The Hotel and had breakfast here daily. Everything was very fresh and tasted great. I also had champagne and an assortment of appetizers, again, everything was very good. The cheese croquettes were especially delicious, didn't care for the shrimp ones (very fishy).More

Thank nickisee
HotelBrusselsManager, Owner at The Restaurant by Pierre Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Nickisee, What an absolute pleasure it is reading your review, many thanks for your kind words! We're very happy to see that you liked the setting as well as our cheese croquettes, I'm glad to share this with my team. We hope to be...More

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Dear Doug, Thank you for reaching out concerning our dresscode. It would be very appropriate for you to wear a shirt, jacket and no tie. If you do wish to wear a tie however, that is of course absolutely fine too. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$46
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard de Waterloo 38, Brussels 1000, Belgium (Formerly The Hotel Brussels)
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 504 13 33
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Hotel - Brussels
Description
The menu of The Restaurant is more than simply a list of dishes - it is a trip around the world and into the universe of gastronomy. Pierre Balthazar composes a menu that changes every week and that offers a variety of dishes showcasing the authenticity and originality of the chef's different backgrounds.
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