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Raphael Restaurant

€€ - €€€French, , European
Rue du Marche Aux Herbes | Grand Place, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 82 91
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (58 reviews)
“fries” (22 reviews)
“creme brulee” (3 reviews)
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French, Belgian, European, Central European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Rue du Marche Aux Herbes | Grand Place, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We were in Brussels for our wedding anniversary and hadn’t booked anywhere for dinner so wandered around looking for somewhere to eat and stumbled across this place. Initially we weren’t bowled over and thought it looked a bit expensive, how wrong we were. One of...More

Thank MLZ8448
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We had a nice meal at Raphael. The service was excellent and the food was very good. This restaurant is located near the Grand Place and we were surprised to find that we could be served dinner at 7:00 p.m. The steak was good, the...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Well what a find. We were wandering around feeling a little hungry and decided to stop in Rhaphaels. We had had a drink earlier in the sister establishment Brussels grill. The decor in Raphael is fantastic we got a lovely seat in the window where...More

Thank Vic_brookes
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The decor is interesting and the service is friendly. We ordered grilled meat and it took time. When it came is was almost raw and we needed to wait for it to get grilled. The flavor was good, but after waiting so long, almost all...More

Thank Yurina S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Very friendly service, food, and quirky surroundings. Made a request for vegetarian and had no issues.

Thank Kakre
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This place stands alone with no other restaurants nearby vying for the customers - Especially relevant in a place where ushers with pasted plastic smiles and pushy messages dot your path all around the Grand Place. The staff are very energetic, helpful and cheerful and...More

Thank shyamnambiar
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We went in on the off-chance one evening and were very pleasantly surprised. The building was originally a Spanish Catholic Church and the decor reflects that, with religious statues and artefacts. The waiter/manager was excellent, helpful and friendly, spending time chatting although the place was...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Was there with my daughter , would like to express my gratitude to the manager , very friendly family oriented restaurant, service was perfect , food was great, waiting time sooner then expected ! Would recommend to anyone😄👍👍👍👍

Thank Nana T
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had a weekend trip to Brussels for our wedding anniversary this year and were looking for somewhere nice to have a nice meal together. There are a few fine dining places we found but all fully booked for a Saturday evening and my wife...More

Thank MLZ8448
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We were very pleased with the visit to this restaurant. Wonderful and delicious dishes, in the heart of the historic center of Brussels, exquisite comfortable place, nice warm atmosphere, wonderful staff ... This is the place where you do not want to leave, as in...More

Thank Ievg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
French, Belgian, European, Central European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Marche Aux Herbes | Grand Place, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 82 91
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Located in the heart of Brussels, 2 minutes from the 'Grand Place', the Raphael restaurant is the place for both professional and family meals. The baroque style of the restaurant will surprise you. To be seen!
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