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La caneva

rue des Grands Carmes, 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 512 34 47
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“bruschetta” (6 reviews)
“linguine” (4 reviews)
“italian food” (9 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
rue des Grands Carmes, 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely the best Italiaan restaurant I have been eating in since a long time! The ambiance is very nice, friendly staff and the good......mamma Mia! So good and honest😊. This is really a must go in Brussels and you would not been disappointed I can...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is cosy and has a short menu containing a good selection of italian food that is nicely cooked and presented. The wine-list is also short, but with some nice choices. However, based on the very good reviews here in Tripadvisor, we expected something...More

Thank MrJan
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Really loved this place. Ambience was excellent. Very nice and quaint inside. Fireplace. Good wine and cocktails. The truffle tortellini was out of this world!

Thank JT F
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a good italian food.Service excelent , nice admosfer and very good pasta and wine.Recomand

Thank lambrinor
Reviewed 2 August 2017

If you want a reasonably priced dish of pasta and a glass of wine to go with it, this is your place. There are some tables outside for diners in clement weather. The pasta dishes came well-cooked and flavoursome, with a bonus tiny bruschetta to...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

As I am celiac and can't eat gluten I asked specifically if they could make gluten free pasta, which they confirmed. The pasta I received did not look like gluten free pasta, so I had some concerns, but decided to trust the waiter and eat...More

Thank akachan2013
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I read very good reviews about this place, but my experience was not that good... House white wine was room temperature when it was brought. My agnolotti with ricotta and spinach were swimming in tomato sauce... It's ok, but not to recommend.

Thank IJustTravel
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Found this restaurant by chance and was glad I did. Fine, but small menu with a great selection of paste and meat - not the same old selections that you get on a typical Italian menu. I knew the food would be good when I...More

Thank weechancer
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Found this on a quiet backstreet and was the best Italian I've had in ages! Customer service was great, the atmosphere was wonderful and the food was delicious! The pictures attached (from left to right) are salmon pasta and penne arrabiata/ both amazing!

Thank joconn123
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We have been here several times and we keep coming back so this is the best sign. The menu is not elaborate but the food is succulent and fresh. Always there is this bruschetta with fresh tomato and good olive oil as an appetizer from...More

Thank LilyLighthouse
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue des Grands Carmes, 9, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 512 34 47
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