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Place Saint-Pierre 14, Etterbeek, Brussels 1040, Belgium
+32 2 734 82 96
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Brussels, Belgium
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Nothing outstanding, but the food and the service were quite ok. Typically eastern-European grilled meat.

Thank Anonyme0304
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Nice service and good balkanic food, specially meat. Try cevapcici to feel like if you are back in the old Yugoslavia

Thank Patxi1209
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269 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The second time I have eaten here, the last time around a year ago. The recent meal was excellent. While two of the people with whom I was dining had grilled meats...succulent liver and the tenderest steak, I opted for a selection of appetisers, and this was perfect for me. The chef kindly prepared the mushrooms for me without bread... More 

Thank eangelm
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The restaurant I regularly visit since May 2014. The best grill meat in town, the owner is a genuine expert in grill. Always super fresh food, home made soups, best cabbage salad, or mixed salad, all the side dishes and sauces only fresh made, authentic food and deserts of Balkan region origin, but also sea food. Menu sometimes depend on... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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124 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

If you like continental food prepared on traditional way from South-East Europe this is the place you should come and enjoy. Very well prepared and not expensive the mix grill dish is delicious.

Thank Matt_Novi
Brussels, Belgium
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198 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

If Balcan food (mostly grilled meat) is your thing than Folklor will not let you down. Don't expect gastronomy or artistic presentation bus since Folklor is always very crowded with locals as well as people of Balkan origin you can rest assured that you'll be served authentic dishes. The selection of grilled meat and brochettes are very tasty. My favourites... More 

Thank Robert V
Bruges, Belgium
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39 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice place. The staff is very very friendly (even when you don't speak French). We tried the mixed grill (super!) and also Sarmale (cabbage rollls - super good). Price and quality go together. It's not that expensive and you will get try something else!

Thank Cesar R
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269 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016

A Balkan restaurant serving varieties of grilled meats, sausages, liver, beef, pork, chicken etc. as well as mezze style appetizers/starters. Wine from Balkan countries is also on the wine list including Vranac (although a Pro Corda was not on the wine list). The starters with a selection of cured meats and cheeses was extremely good and all the meat extremely... More 

Thank eangelm
Athens, Greece
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89 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Brussels is well known for its food, but if you are not into french or belgian this is the place you must try. Excellent meat specialties from the former Yugoslavia in an enjoyable family atmosphere. Good wine and good quality food at very down to earth prices.

Thank BalkanEnthusiast
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62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2015

This restaurant specializes in large servings of protein, simply and well prepared. At first the proprietor was kind of cold to us (language barrier?), but by the end of the evening, he was bringing us schnapps to drink. Fun time.

Thank blreiss

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Barbecue, Croatian, European, Eastern European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place Saint-Pierre 14, Etterbeek, Brussels 1040, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels  >  Etterbeek
  • Phone Number: +32 2 734 82 96

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