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Maison Marit

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French, Belgian, European
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Chaussee de Nivelles 336, Braine-l'Alleud 1420, Belgium
+32 2 384 15 01
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Today
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
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Wed - Sun 12:00 - 13:30
Wed - Sat 19:00 - 21:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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141 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

What a pleasure to discover a place that has kept up with tradition while adding just a touch of modernism. None of that molecular BS, just proper cooking. These guys could be the proud successors of Pierre Romeyer! Service impeccable and friendly. Wine list impressive. Highly recommended

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Thank Xofi10
Ghent, Belgium
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201 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Meal: excellent, service: excellent too. We came for lunch. It is expensive, but they do have a Mich. star. The lunch menu at 40 € was in my view the best choice - 3 course with very nice apetizers. Lamb was succulent. Service is very friendly and efficient - eg they ask you at the beginning how much time you... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

I've been several times and each time it's superb. Apero and amuse bouche was served in the sofa lounge. 3 little dishes with a very nice presentation and well combined favors. We chose the 5 services menu. Each of the dishes were a bomb of tastes. Service is as always correct.

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Genval
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

Just superb, the house, the decoration, the service and first of all the food ! A very good time we have had there !

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Thank Hervé D
Braine-Le-Chateau, Belgium
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111 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

I had not been to this restaurrant in a long, long time as the first time I went was really not the best experience. However, I was invited by people who have been going on a regular basis and assured me it had improved a lot. And it had! Fewer tables than before, so quieter and much more enjoyable. Better... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2013

Excellence in everything. Ingenious associations of tastes and textures, nice presentation. The place is beautiful and charming, the service perfect, with a delicate balance of friendliness and discretion. Marit has the charm of the owners and the perfection of an enterprise.

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Thank PETER R
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2013 via mobile

Fabulous family run restaurant on the very outskirts of Waterloo/Braine l'Alleud. Easily accessible as it is located just off the Brussels ring. It is a cosy fermette style building with stables, fields an own livestock. Very friendly, attentive and knowledgable staff. The restaurant is not too big and it has got a very light and open tastefully decorated interior. The... More 

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Waterloo, Belgium
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2013

Great gastronomic menu and attentive service. Only negative point is the lighting - a bit too bright for an intimate dinner.

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Thank cefitzger
france
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68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2012

To me a restaurant has to be an OVERALL nice experience. The food, however excellent, doesn't always make up for the rest. What I like about the many - even small budget - restaurants I go to is having the choice! We went for a birthday dinner (6people) at Marit. How can a restaurant with such a reputation and price... More 

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Brussels
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172 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2012

I almost didn't want to write the review....I want to keep the Jacques Marit as much to myself as possible! The Jacques Marit is a classy, family run restaurant. In the kitchen you have the men's touch with creative menus inspired by all over the world, but also by the Belgian cuisine. Products are always fresh and of very high... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 13:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee de Nivelles 336, Braine-l'Alleud 1420, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Wallonia  >  Walloon Brabant  >  Braine-l'Alleud
  • Phone Number: +32 2 384 15 01

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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