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Cafe Le Fontainas

) #1,102 of 3,136 Restaurants in Brussels $$ - $$$ , Cafe, European
Rue du Marche au Charbon 91, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 503 31 12
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible17%
1 Jul 2017
“Friendly place, open to all sorts of people!”
26 Nov 2016
“Con encanto, buen ambiente”
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Bar, Cafe, European
$$ - $$$
Rue du Marche au Charbon 91, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place with helpful and kind staff. You can sit inside or outside as well! Their coctail "Le Fontainas" is excellent.

Thank 479evgenial
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Behind the town hall you will find this spot on a nice square. On the window it says self service. The tables outside was dirty and in a poor state. We only got a drink and left.

Thank monkeychi80
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

No matter your background or preference, this place is a comfortable place to have lunch/dinner or just a drink. Good music and big terrace for sunny days! Very affordable prices for a big variety of drinks. Check it out if you want a nice and...More

Thank Aristo V
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Excellent spot for any time, including lunch. The tuna sandwich was excellent, they had lentil soup on the menu this day, and it was also fantastic. Great service, too.

Thank David P
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This bar offers a pleasant ambiance, a good range of tasty bites and drinks and above a great selection of electronic music in the background. The place offers self-service at the bar, which can be a problem if you are a group of six with...More

1  Thank Chrisse H
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We were having a bimble around the Saint Jaques area and had already been to Au Soleil and Cafe Chardon when we decided to pop into here for a quick drink. A lovely eye-catching building houses this superb tavern,the interior is light and airy and...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Nice place with a good atmosphere. I enjoyed the lunch. It takes a little to get your food, but it is worth the waiting time.

Thank Manu M
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Well I have always wanted to eat here . Having stopped by in the summer a few times for beers it was a good opportunity today to have lunch. Nice place and cool music but terribly slow service but didn't care as wonderful music and...More

Thank Jojo Y
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped there for a quick drink. You have to go to the bar to order. When I asked what there was, the bartender wasn't very nice and ended giving me the menu instead of suggesting drinks! When I ordered, another bartender was nicer. Tables...More

1  Thank Aurelien1304
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This café is located in the city centre, close to the beautiful Grand-Place, but it is not a tourist trap. The food was lovely. You can sit outside and watch the daily life. Nice music playing. For someone can be disturbing the self service -...More

Thank ZuzanaCZE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Cafe, European
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Marche au Charbon 91, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 503 31 12
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