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Li Yuan

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Rue Jourdan 1, Brussels 1060, Belgium
11:30 - 23:30
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Kortenberg, Belgium
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82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Doesn't exist anymore, but still mentioned on all websites. The new restaurant on the same location didn't look appealing.

Thank vangreun
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015

I ordered fresh spring rolls and a spicy soup. Both were good, tasty, however nothing out of ordinary. When the bill came, I noticed they charged 1e more for the spring rolls than what it says in the menu (it wasn't even hand written bill). I hate situations like that - I rather avoid confrontations. So keep your eye out!

Thank n0t.a.happy.bunny
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Ate here today - gentleman that served was quite attentive - although I was a little miffed that a plate of roast duck with pancakes came with a bowl of rice! Foodcwas nice but not exceptional and at 7.00pm restaurant was completely empty so a definite lack of ambience. On average about 17 Euros per dish so could work out... More 

Thank Skydiving T
Sint-Amands, Belgium
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2015

If you are looking for a friendly, quiet little restaurant that serves delicious Asian food at very reasonable prices, go visit Li Yuan. I had a 2-course lunch menu at 17 EUR (nems and chicken in curry sauce). Just what I needed after an expensive shopping trip on Avenue Louise & Avenue de la Toison d'Or nearby.

Thank Greet P
Newbury, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2015

A useful place to stop for lunch if shopping on the Avenue Louise. Certainly not worth a special detour but if one is in the area and feeling peckish then it will do the job. Food and service are OK.

Thank Peter D
San Jose, CA
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93 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2015

I ordered the sauteed noodles with vegetables and specifically asked for tap water. The server brought a bottle of uncarbonated water (0.33 liter). I asked the waiter what was going on, and he said "Tap water is not drinkable in Belgium." I said I was drinking tap water at the hotel with no problem. The waiter said "Well, hotels are... More 

Thank jde1953
Windsor, United Kingdom
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408 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

Not very large menu, mainly typical Vietnamese specialities. I ordered the mixed seafood and a nice plate came with seafood, chicken and beef.. they should better call it Εnhanced seafood dish. I also asked for a little bowl of chili oil and they brought two or three different sauces before I realize they didn't know and they didn't have chili... More 

Thank zuiveld
Confort, Rhone-Alpes, France
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Decided to have a late lunch here (mostly everything else around was closed, as it was about 4:15 pm) and was very pleasantly surprised. Nice menu (though Li Yuan advertises itself as Vietnamese, the name is Chinese, as are many if not most of the choices on the menu) and the meal itself was quite good. I had a duck... More 

Thank Jennifer F
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Friendly service, great lunch special (similar to a bento box) and just very good Asian food! Was a pleasant change from the traditional European food we have been eating on the trip.

Thank Justine B
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Came for lunch with good hope and appetite. But, one of the worst places I've eaten in Brussels so far. Nothing was good. €9.50 for 4 horrible dumplings, the serving of 'nem' included only 2 pieces instead of usual 3-4 and they tasted mostly of oil. 'Chicken salad' was a joke, mostly iceberg with some carrot and at most 1/4... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Chinese, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Jourdan 1, Brussels 1060, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: 00-32-558-1222

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