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Drug Opera

$$ - $$$, , European
Rue Gretry 51, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 229 16 66
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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Belgian, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rue Gretry 51, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went there a couple of times during a week in Brussels. Waiters are quite busy, not interested, and sadly on our last visit also rude. Location is great and their selection is nice.

Thank GregersP
Reviewed 3 days ago

Myself and my husband were recommended here by a tour guide and decided to go and test it out on pancake tuesday! we had read mixed reviews online but we were not disappointed. Staff were very friendly, service was quick, despite being busy enough. We...More

Thank HolidayFreakxx
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice, comfortable, rather old fashioned bar with a good range of drinks and reasonable food. Upstairs is quieter.

Thank Edward A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Cam across Drug Opera as we were shopping Rue Neuve. The building was decorated in a wonderful festive holiday display. Though busy, the staff were attentive and timely. Food was well prepared and well enjoyed. Pleasant atmosphere inside and seemed to have a classic old...More

Thank Gabriel002
Reviewed 6 days ago

Reasonably priced (as reasonable as Belgium can be). Mussels were very good and there's a wide selection of beers. Staff are friendly and entertaining.

Thank Warren S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is very interesting from outside as well as inside. Rich in decorations. Specific atmosphere. The service was very nice and fast. Food delicious. Our order was ready in such a short time we were astonished. Really recommended.

Thank Starlein
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is located in city center in a rather visible corner. It's decoration reminds restaurants that we see in movies that placed in 50s and 60s, but it is a beautiful place indoor and outdoor. It has a large variety of dishes and very good...More

Thank DAVIDE782
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant with very nice service and staff. The food if excellent. It is a cosy place for friends to eat at. Highly recommend it.

Thank Gizur1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When I’m in Brussels for months at a time, I eat here at least once a week. It can get quite busy at times but the staff has always been attentive. I love dining here in the warmer months, eating outside and watching people. The...More

Thank Basil V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stop for lunch in central Brussels. The spaghetti bolognese is amazing and served with a lovely hard cheese. Will definitely revisit.

Thank Alexander J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Gretry 51, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 229 16 66
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