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La Buvette

#119 of 3,031 Restaurants in Brussels
Certificate of Excellence
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Chaussee d'Alsemberg 108, Brussels 1060, Belgium
+32 2 534 13 03
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18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
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Tue - Sat 18:30 - 23:00
Wed - Fri 12:30 - 14:30
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Lulea, Sweden
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Such a great place! A bit away from the beaten track but definitely worth the 9 Euro it took us to get there from Grand place (or 30 min by foot) Entirely dedicated to natural wine (no chemicals, no additives, no intervention, no sulphites, no nonsense) La Buvette serves a menu of either seven (or was it eight) or eleven... More 

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Thank karlgoran
Reinach, Switzerland
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331 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Visited with a group of 7 colleagues. Arrived around 7:15 pm & finished just before 11 pm. We went for the 10 course deal for 64€. An interesting array of creations appeared. The wine. Interesting. Organic from Serbia. Fortunately it only tasted bitter whereas the smell -politely - manure. The restaurant itself is old & quirky but the food delivers... More 

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Thank Frank M
Brussels
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We heard a lot of good about this restaurant from friends, so we were very excited when going there. The 7 course menu is truly delicious and every plate is a little piece art for your eye with an explosion of flavours afterwards when you taste. Unfortunately the culinary experience got kind of wasted by an extreme slow service and... More 

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Brussels
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364 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

La Buvette is located in a former art deco butchery. There is a small dining room downstairs and a larger one upstairs. While the downstairs area looks more special, it also is louder and colder, especially in winter time. We preferred to dine upstairs where the tables also are not so close to one another. Dining at La Buvette is... More 

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1 Thank Trainbleu
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The food, ambience and location was great ... we went for the 10 course menu (instead of the 7 course version) which was superb and well portioned (not too much). Their house champagne was excellent as was the Exode white riesling/chardonnay from Serbia. We'll be back!

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Thank Willem M
Greater London, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This was not the first choice restaurant but I think I made a great choice. Made the booking via our hotel. We arrived and the waiter seemed a little stern but I think this was due to the language difference. But as soon as the food started to come we were on to a winner. Each course was superb and... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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61 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

It was our second visit here, the interior is really nice. You should definitely go for the XL menu! The food was great, but some dishes are way better than others. For example, we really enjoyed the oyster veal tartare but the final desert (dark chocolate fondant) was tasty but expected something more exciting/surprising. The only minus to this place... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

Visited La Buvette twice in the last week just to ensure that the incredible experience of the first visit was not a happy accident. And it wasn't. The kitchen offers - at a great value for money rate – two set menus at either 7 or 9 courses. Excellent portioned - just enough to enjoy the taste and still be... More 

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Thank Tilbo
Letchworth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

This is one of the best meals we've enjoyed in a while. A really interesting menu, with lots of great, and often unexpected, flavour combinations, which was amazing value for money. We were genuinely excited to see what came next during the 9 course tasting menu we had, and enjoyed the warm service, and novel surroundings (the restaurant is a... More 

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Knokke-Heist, Belgium
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Recommended by one of our kids, we decided to try this place.When seen from the outside, one could not guess that the restaurant is actually not that small.The interior has kept his original features and charm(although it was a butcher..). Staff was very friendly, and multilingual as was our party. Kitchen staff is proud of their food as they bring... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
Thursday
18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
Friday
18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
Saturday
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee d'Alsemberg 108, Brussels 1060, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 534 13 03

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