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I Panciuti

Rue des Veterinaires 93, Anderlecht, Brussels 1070, Belgium
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
20 Dec 2016
“Even after 20 years I still find this the best Italian restaurant of the whole EU”
18 Oct 2016
“Authentic Italian cuisine near the Gare du Midi”
Closed Now
All hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Rue des Veterinaires 93, Anderlecht, Brussels 1070, Belgium
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Probably the best place to eat all over Europe! And believe me, I have been all over Europe.... I found this restaurant, 20 years ago, and I'm still returning on a regular base! Extremely friendly, best food ever, a lot of suggestions, but my preferred...More

2  Thank pierrecatoul
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a must visit restaurant for me when I am in Brussels. It is about 10 minutes walk from the Gare du Midi. The food has always been wonderful and this visit was no different. We shared various appetizers and then we both had...More

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We went to I Panciuti based on Tripadvisor reviews and its location close to the hotel. From the outside the restaurant doesn't look like much. The food was, however, quite excellent. The selections in the menu were pretty standard Italian dishes, nothing fancy. We ordered...More

2  Thank PolarBear
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Had high hopes after reading several reviews, as i love Pizza! I ordered the Scampi pizza: Dough- thin crust, very flavourful tomato bases - Yummy, absolultly fab Moz Cheese - tasty, but was swimming in lots of oil - not sure if chef topped it...More

Thank andyr0bs
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Average wine and really average pizza Good service, but not English servers Clean and quick for a quick bote But not super value for money

Thank 750katherinec
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We were a group of 11 guys who only spoke English. The staff did not speak English, however this is the kind of local restaurant you want to be in, away from the main streets. We managed to translate the menu and communicate with the...More

2  Thank 81Ian
Reviewed 9 September 2015

If you don't know the place, you'd be walking or driving right past it. From the outside it just looks like what their sign advertises: pizzeria. However, while being in a relatively low end neighborhood, this is one of the best Italian restaurant in Brussels....More

2  Thank Frieda S
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We shared a pizza which was enough for two. Pizza was tasty and plenty. Other meals we saw also looked good servings. Service was excellent with waiters very attentive to your needs. Good value for the price

Thank James188113
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

I Panciuti ('The Big Bellied') stands high over most 'IT' places in a town where everyone believes they know a 'real IT eatery', until they visit ITALY and realize they have been eating surrogate food. The menu includes IT classics and a few BE meat...More

3  Thank NorthernWind
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

I consider myself somewhat of a regular, after living around the corner to them for almost 5 years. I feel like most of their patrons are regulars. That being said, me, and countless of others with me, keep going back for the amazing service, warm...More

4  Thank VisitSeya
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Les petits chiens sont ils admis.?
16 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Veterinaires 93, Anderlecht, Brussels 1070, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Anderlecht
  • Phone Number: 520.77.85
  • E-mail