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I Panciuti

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Rue des Veterinaires 93, Anderlecht, Brussels 1070, Belgium
520.77.85
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Bonheiden, Belgium
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Probably the best place to eat all over Europe! And believe me, I have been all over Europe.... I found this restaurant, 20 years ago, and I'm still returning on a regular base! Extremely friendly, best food ever, a lot of suggestions, but my preferred dish is and remains the sea food pizza! Prices are extremely democratic!

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1 Thank pierrecatoul
Aiken, South Carolina
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133 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a must visit restaurant for me when I am in Brussels. It is about 10 minutes walk from the Gare du Midi. The food has always been wonderful and this visit was no different. We shared various appetizers and then we both had fish.

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Thank Patricia L
Kensington, MD
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70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We went to I Panciuti based on Tripadvisor reviews and its location close to the hotel. From the outside the restaurant doesn't look like much. The food was, however, quite excellent. The selections in the menu were pretty standard Italian dishes, nothing fancy. We ordered antipasto mixto, spaghetti a la bolognaise and escalope milanaise. Let's just say that we ate... More 

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2 Thank PolarBear
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Had high hopes after reading several reviews, as i love Pizza! I ordered the Scampi pizza: Dough- thin crust, very flavourful tomato bases - Yummy, absolultly fab Moz Cheese - tasty, but was swimming in lots of oil - not sure if chef topped it off with Olive oil, but to much for my liking Prawns - Mid size prawns,... More 

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Thank andyr0bs
JHB
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Average wine and really average pizza Good service, but not English servers Clean and quick for a quick bote But not super value for money

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Thank 750katherinec
Livingston, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We were a group of 11 guys who only spoke English. The staff did not speak English, however this is the kind of local restaurant you want to be in, away from the main streets. We managed to translate the menu and communicate with the friendly staff some how. Food was fresh and very tasty. The restaurant was busy on... More 

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2 Thank 81Ian
Brussels, Belgium
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

If you don't know the place, you'd be walking or driving right past it. From the outside it just looks like what their sign advertises: pizzeria. However, while being in a relatively low end neighborhood, this is one of the best Italian restaurant in Brussels. Authentic Italian cuisine with very creative suggestions that include, fresh pasta, fish or meat. There... More 

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2 Thank Frieda S
Sydney, Australia
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172 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We shared a pizza which was enough for two. Pizza was tasty and plenty. Other meals we saw also looked good servings. Service was excellent with waiters very attentive to your needs. Good value for the price

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Thank James188113
Brussels
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

I Panciuti ('The Big Bellied') stands high over most 'IT' places in a town where everyone believes they know a 'real IT eatery', until they visit ITALY and realize they have been eating surrogate food. The menu includes IT classics and a few BE meat and fish entries. If you ask for pasta, insist you want it al dente. Whatever... More 

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3 Thank NorthernWind
Brussels, Belgium
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

I consider myself somewhat of a regular, after living around the corner to them for almost 5 years. I feel like most of their patrons are regulars. That being said, me, and countless of others with me, keep going back for the amazing service, warm welcome and nice people. The food is awesome value for money. The specials that are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Veterinaires 93, Anderlecht, Brussels 1070, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Anderlecht
  • Phone Number: 520.77.85

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?