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L'Opera

Chaussee de Tervuren 178, Waterloo 1410, Belgium
+32 2 354 86 43
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Chaussee de Tervuren 178, Waterloo 1410, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice restaurant in waterloo with a very nice terrace. Excellent mix of pasta and truffles pasta. Good advise for wine even if alittle bit on the expensive side.

Thank Luc G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Italian food, nice wine ... and superb staff. We strongly advice a visit to this Italian restaurant. We also really appreciate the (valet) parking for our Italian Bulls ;)More

Thank obstinati
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear obstinati, Thank you for sharing your impressions on TripAdvisor. It’s always a real pleasure to see our work is appreciated and to hear that our clients had a pleasurable evening with us. We hope to serve you again very soon. Have a great day!...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

We enjoyed a great night at L'Opera. The staff were utterly charming and the food outstanding. Sitting outside on the terrace, under the awning while a storm raged was unforgettable.

Thank Caroline T
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Hi Caroline, We’re so happy to see you had a great time with us and that you enjoyed the terrace. Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We hope to see you very soon. L’Opéra

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Great Italian food. If you want to go during the weekend, either come rather early or reserve a table.

Thank gtschulting
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Hello, Thank you for your short review and tip ! Hope to see you again soon. L’Opéra

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

After a very disappointing experience in another restaurant in Brussels last night, we had somewhat lost hope in finding decent food in the area. L'Opera continues to be an a-ha moment where many other restaurants fail to deliver the promised value. Of particular note is...More

Thank MrLouLou80
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Dear MrLouLou80, We’re happy to see you’re experiences in the Brussels area didn’t end on a bad note and that you had a good time at L’Opéra. Thank you very much for having shared your thoughts on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you again very...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Don't understand why this place is rated so high. Food is very average. For that kind of money I have eaten much better. I took the coquilles st jacques. Very weird combination, it was served with Bearnaise... due to the very small portion, we acually...More

Thank Exaptar
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Hello Exaptar, We’re sorry to hear you thought our food was average. We usually have positive reviews regarding our cuisine (4/5 over all the current 253 reviews). Feel free to talk to us about it next time. We’d be happy to make it up to...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is my favourite restaurant in Waterloo. Service is very professional and always polite, English is a little issue but enough staff members can help ou. The language to order is well worth the food, excelent Italian cuisine. The setting is perfect for any occasion...More

Thank Crawford S
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Hello Crawford, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. I’ll make sure to share it with our team. We’re very pleased you enjoyed our service and cuisine and hope to see you again soon. Have a great day, L’Opéra

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Food was really good and as authentic as what you would find in Italy. This is a fairly classy restaurant, so the prices are a bit higher than average, but overall I thought it is worth it. Make sure to book in advance, especially if...More

Thank JustMe1325
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

Dear JustMe1325, Thank you very much for your kind review. We’re glad to see that you liked the authenticity of our cuisine. We hope to see you very soon! L’Opéra

Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Unfriendly service, unwelcoming, expensive just for the sake of it. Can't remember what we ate in June...so it was not memorable. Chose a good bottle of red.More

Thank Vanya V
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Hello Vanya V, We’re sorry to hear you were unhappy about the service. We really put a lot of effort in this regard so we’re surprised and sorry we didn’t live up to your expectations. We hope you can believe it was an isolated problem...More

Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is a gourmet place with prices to match. Quality, ambience and service is worth the price though. Food is very good and a full meny with daily specials include a great choice. Garden tables are great when the weather allows, but it is a...More

Thank Anders M
Wedoobox, Responsable relations clients at L'Opera, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2016

Hello Anders, Thank you for your nice review! We hope to see you again soon and with a bit of luck on the garden tables on a sunny day :-). Have a great day, L’Opéra’s team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaussee de Tervuren 178, Waterloo 1410, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Wallonia  >  Walloon Brabant  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +32 2 354 86 43
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