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Viva M'Boma

$$ - $$$French, , European
Rue de Flandre 17, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 15 93
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“offal” (19 reviews)
“sweetbreads” (12 reviews)
“kidney” (18 reviews)
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French, Belgian, European
$$ - $$$
Rue de Flandre 17, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Why be brave.. well offal has gone out of fashion in the UK so people may be put off. So first not all dishes are offal but I tried two and they were both excellent and I am glad I went. The service was good...More

Thank curlew
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We were wondering around Brussels and bumped into this restaurant. I am so happy we did as it specialises in non traditional parts of the animals, such as kidneys, sweatbreads and especially marrow. I had a pot-au-feu with bone marrow which was delicious. Service was...More

Thank Lavajavaclassic
Reviewed 16 February 2018

There is only one reason why you would come here, to eat food which you probably don't eat often. My starter: veal brain à la meunière Main: Sweetbread It was very very very good. The brain was the first time I ate it, and it...More

Thank Torutoper
Reviewed 9 February 2018

we had a reaservtion for 12, but we ended up being more and they had no problem of accomodating us very interesting traditional menu i had the eal kidney and sweetbreads - i coiuld not finish it , so the waiter asked me if i...More

Thank olga_kolina
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Let’s start with the (very) good things: very tasty food, very nice presentations, traditional dishes with a touch of modern. I had a calf brain a la meunière and it was delicious. Had a horse fillet and it was perfectly cooked. The meat was tasty...More

Thank tokybo
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

My absolute favourite in Brussels. Wonderful food, very nice staff... heaven! Been here now the fourth time and I've never been disappointed.

Thank thomasgraz
LionelLL2013, Propriétaire at Viva M'Boma, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you so mutch It would be glad to see you again

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Nice restaurant with an interesting traditional menu which is not for the fainthearted. All in my party enjoyed the food. Particularly recommended veal kidney and sweetbreads and horse steaks. Desserts were also vetr good Good ambiance and service

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

A very neat and amiable place with solicit personnel and a varied menu including many true local Belgian and Flemish specialities. With good company or alone everyone can enjoy a good meal in a relaxing environment.

Thank Rosario G
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Despite having read that reservations were recommended, we went without and lucky for us, we did get a table. The meal was excellent and the service friendly. This is traditional Belgium food thus do expect to be quite full at the end of the meal....More

Thank BabsRsmt
Reviewed 7 July 2017

After 5 years visiting the restaurant regularly we went back to this excellent place. Actually I can't say anything wrong but I have one disappointment : no progress. It is the same good service and food within the same concept. But I didn't have anything...More

Thank 513philippev
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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French, Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de Flandre 17, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 15 93
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