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Maison Dandoy - Tea Room

$$ - $$$
Belgian, Cafe, European
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Rue Charles Buls 14, Brussels 1000, Belgium (Formerly Maison Dandoy Tea Room)
+32 2 512 65 88
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09:00 - 19:00
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Sun 10:30 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 19:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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440 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

The perfect place to get some hot waffles on a cold day, with chocolate or Nutella on top. Maison Dandoy can be found in a number of spots, we had our waffles fix close to the Grand-Place in Brussels.

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London, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

Fresh waffles and homemade ice-cream. Lovely little cafe with seating outside to watch the world go by.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

We went there to buy the really excellent specooloos but we stayed also for coffee in the tea room. The waffles were really delicious.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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207 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

On a previous trip to Brussels I tried a Belgium waffle and I was not really impressed, however, during this trip I made sure to get a recommendation and Maison Dandoy was spot on. We were told if we just wanted a waffle any of the 1€ waffle places would be fine, if we didn't mind paying a little more... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

We had Brussel's waffle with ice-cream and chocolate. It was deliciously warm, perfectly doughy and sweet. You can taste the difference when you compare it with other waffles. Dandoy's waffle has the feeling of homemade. Best waffle I have ever eaten untiI now. I also recommend quiche. I had spinach one and really loved it. You should try both. Not... More 

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Walliswood, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Best waffels we had when visiting Brussels. Staff could be a little friendlier, but not a reason not to go.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

When in Brussels you'll go our for waffles. But this place is over priced (their neighbours do a much better job). We ordered waffles, but we're not allowed to eat them on the complete empty terrace. When you order you have to tell you want to eat on the terrace (which has same price). Never, ever again we will visit... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

My husband had read about this cafe in his travel guide, we found it a little difficult to find however when we did we were glad we hadn't given up. We understand they make the best waffles in Belgium and they looked very good. We went for the selection of Maison Dandy biscuits and they were amazing. I had these... More 

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Went there for breakfast.I had waffle with strawberries and ice-cream... Indeed the best waffle in Brussels! Should definetely visit!

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Larisa, Greece
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

No locals attend this place....has the narrowest stairs to the salon to the first floor...plus they have set up some kind of a toll entrance to the salon...nobody goes in or out of it,if the waitress doesnt say so.. .it felt weird...i woulnt pay a second visit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Belgian, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 19:00
Monday
09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:00
Thursday
09:00 - 19:00
Friday
09:00 - 19:00
Saturday
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Charles Buls 14, Brussels 1000, Belgium (Formerly Maison Dandoy Tea Room)
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 65 88
Description
Located in the heart of Brussels between the Grand-Place and the Bourse (Stock market), the family owned Dandoy Biscuits has perpetuated its unique craftsmanship of traditional Belgian and Brussels specialties since 1829. Based on original recipes, using the best natural ingredients, with no additives, preserving or colouringagents, Dandoy Biscuits are daily hand made in our factory. Hence the uniqueand incomparable flavour of our biscuits which is the foundation of our extended reputation locally and internationally. The Dandoy Tea Room was opened in 1984in the Rue Charles Buls by Jean Dandoy. The Tea Room enabled Dandoy to better respond to our customers’ ever increasing demand for innovation and high quality products. In this unique environment dedicated to Dandoy products consumers can not only savour our range of biscuits but also our unique traditional Brussels and Liège Waffles based on our family’s recipe. We complete our Tea Room offer witha wide range of home made ice creams and traditional Tea Room quality products (salted tarts, pancakes, fresh juices,...).

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