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Avenue Stalingrad, 94, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the chefs recommended fish complimented with salad and paprika salad. Authentic and delicious place, i recommend trying, especially a foodie looking for a gem in the neighborhood and not your typical tourist spot.

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Thank Savannah B
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

A great eating experience that is unlike anything I have found in the UK. You enter the establishment, which appears to be a fishmongers, but people are sat eating cooked food. You make a selection of fresh fish from counter with whatever salad our soup or paella you would like to accompany it and then ~15 minutes alter it appears... More 

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Thank cfpsmatt
Athens, Greece
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178 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Although safe, tourist do not usually venture at this part of Brussels which it is very close to the South train station. Brussels is so full of excellent restaurants for fine eating that one rarely will think or recommended to come at the Stalingrad street of a good fish meal. Brussels natives do and enjoy it. I would not have... More 

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Thank Tass0P
Stuttgart, Germany
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

I was here two weeks ago, and although I have origins from a coastal region, this place had a very unique concept which I was very much inclined to try. The food was tasty especially combined with one-of-a-kind sauce they gave, but a bit too expensive. The meal in the attached photo cost me 12.8 euros without anything to drink.... More 

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Thank vikramaditya g
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

Wide range of tasty seafood, reasonable price, but some of the fish items were not as fresh as you would expect.

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Thank Hussam A
Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

Love love love this place Not expensive at all, staff are really helpful and food was great. Perfect if you love fish as its all fresh and cooked for you and brought upstairs to your table Only reason it doesn't get a 5 is the decor is a bit naf If this was in the centre of manchester with good... More 

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Thank Lora B
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

It's simple really - piles and piles of fresh fish, you pay by weight and they grill it for you and serve with frites and salad. So good. And close to the train station so perfect for a pre Eurostar meal.

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Thank Charlotte P
Catterick, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Great place. Choose your fish, grab a table! Very friendly staff. Very good price for fresh fish. Yummy salads too. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Annabel F
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

You have to select what you would like on your platter by queuing at the counter inside first, where they give you a number to display on your table. They you go outside and wait for a table to become free. After 5/10 mins, a waiter will bring you fresh bread and your salad (if you ordered one) while your... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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439 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

This is an area where everybody else will tell you not to go there but it is not as dangerous you think. Come for tasty and value-for-money seafood. You can just order whatever you want and the right quantity for yourself which means you can try many different things at one time. Don't miss the salad here.

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Thank Alice Man Kwan C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Stalingrad, 94, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels

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