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Rue des Chartreux 32 | Rue des Chartreux, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 503 04 30
11:00 - 00:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 17:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was our first meal during our short visit to Brussels and we could not have picked a better restaurant to start our trip. The food was delicious and the service was very attentive and friendly. We will definitely be back!

Thank Madison T
Nicosia, Cyprus
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had high expectations which were not really met. Food took a while to be served and the ones that ordered pasta didn't really enjoy them. Gnocchi and lamp were good but not exceptional.

Thank Maria T
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Publico was such a great experience. We visited on a Saturday evening for a quick late lunch before having to head back to the Eurostar to come back to London. We explained to the waitress from the start that we were in a hurry and so the food needed to be with us quickly. The waitress was so nice, friendly... More 

Thank Antigone G
Raleigh, North Carolina
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292 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is clearly a very trendy restaurant just a couple of blocks off of Grand Place. We arrived without reservations and the place was packed, but were fortunately able to eat at the bar. The bartender was very opinionated (in a good way), but friendly and helpful. Most importantly, the food was incredible. The calamari was some of the best... More 

2 Thank Justin M
Saudi Arabia
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small nice Resturant in Brussels. I tried the salmon and it was great. They have good steak as well. Consider it as one of the top Resturant in Brussels

Thank Marwa A
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing meal! Everything was perfect, friendly staff, the vol au vent was really good, portions are pretty big and the desert was ok!

Thank Anca N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The steak was delicious, waiters were friendly, great atmosphere on a Saturday night. Lovely restaurant.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this restaurant for the good postings on Trip Advisor; since it was located just a block from our hotel, we decided to try it. The restaurant was empty when we arrived so the service was prompted and efficient. We tried the beef fillet belgian style and and another local dish. They were very good served, nice presentation and... More 

Thank Haydee S
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Publico during a weekend stay in Brussels. We booked at the last minute on the basis of a number of trip advisor reviews, and were glad we did so as many walk ins were turned away. Unfortunately our table was right by the entrance which meant that we were often completely surrounded by people trying to get a... More 

1 Thank Laurajw89
Wilrijk, Antwerpen, Belgium
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant with friends before attending an event in Brussels. As said in review title, prices were quite reasonable so if you are looking for relatively cheap place you should not hesitate to come here. But I must say, reading the reviews on tripadvisor on beforehand, we were quite disappointed after our visit. A few things which went... More 

Thank Jens C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, French, Belgian, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Chartreux 32 | Rue des Chartreux, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 503 04 30

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