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Place du Grand Sablon

Place du Grand Sablon | R. de Rollebeek, Brussels, Belgium
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Begin the weekend strolling the weekly antique markets on the Place du Grand Sablon.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Place du Grand Sablon | R. de Rollebeek, Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 7 November 2011

So much to see such the lovely antique shops galleries cafes and chocolate shops a lovely market at weekend

Thank Doobidoo65
Reviewed 6 November 2011

Charming streets and shops and restaurants, but unless you love hordes of tourists on daytrip bus tours elbowing you, avoid Friday and Saturday.

Thank bubba89
Reviewed 24 October 2011

Went to buy chocolates, a must in Belgium and the plaza offers a great selection of coffee and chocolate shops plus a very fun antique flee market on Saturday

Thank aphillips61
Reviewed 19 October 2011

Don't expect bargains, but there are some beautiful antiques to be found here on Saturdays (10.00 until 18.00) and on Sunday mornings.

Thank FionaL_11
Reviewed 13 September 2011

I am sorry I didn't visit this area sooner. As soon as I entered, I was thrilled with the ambiance and vitality of the area. This is definitely a nicer part of the city with lovely restaurants and it seems a bit away from the...More

1  Thank ChicagoK2
Reviewed 1 August 2011

I went to lots of art galleries in the area and if you enjoy Brussels and Flemish tapestries as well as other European like Gobelin tapestries and oriental carpets, this is a gallery not to miss. I visited them during the Brussels Oriental and Art...More

5  Thank Drina555
Reviewed 26 June 2011

I found rat droppings in my beer in Cafe Leffe Sablon at the top of Rue de Rollebeek. Three witnesses. I raised the issue with the waiter who did not seem particularly apologetic, slightly apologetic maybe but in a "no big deal" sort of way....More

1  Thank JW14185z
Reviewed 12 June 2011

Plenty of chocolate shops to choose from and on the weekend, an antique market I recommend trying the chocolates at Wittimers. A little pricey, but worth it. Also elegant shapes, a high heel shoe and woman's hat. The detail is stupendous and hard to eat,...More

1  Thank Erica K
Reviewed 14 December 2010

I recently had an afternoon to spend in Brussels before moving on to another city in Belgium. The plan was to head for the Grand Place, have lunch and move on. A Belgian friend recommended we go to the Place du Grand Sablon instead and...More

4  Thank MareO
Reviewed 28 April 2010

Nice square with a garden and statues around it. When we went there in December, the water from the fountain was freeze up, very nice hehe :P It worth a quick visit for sure.

1  Thank Selloy
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