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The Magic Rubens

) #2,803 of 3,072 Restaurants in Brussels €€ - €€€ Bar, European, Belgian
Rue de la Montagne 4 Bergstraat, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 503 38 65
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good14%
  • Average20%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible36%
6 days ago
“Fine place with view”
19 Mar 2017
“Open letter to the management of this restaurant.”
Closed Now
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Bar, European, Belgian, International
€€ - €€€
Rue de la Montagne 4 Bergstraat, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 298 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Garden of this restaurant was just a short stop for me. I didn't eat here. Drink was OK, also service.

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Call to inform group will be delayed due traffic jam with accidents when entering Brussels from Paris,is a shock the boss say i must pay the overtime.Is kind of joke which i aspect me to arrive by helicopter.why should I support this kind of restaurant...More

Thank Frankieswea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You know when you get a vibe about a place within minutes of arriving? And you think about maybe picking up your coat and leaving? Don't ignore your instincts. Poor service. Cold, bad food. And very pricey. Beer's good but half the price two doors...More

Thank steviepd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had to wait for over an hour to get our mussels. The waiters and the staff in general were very unfriendly and rude. The food itself was okay, but the waiting and unfriendly environment ruined the experience.

Thank Rita V
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

WHAT A NIGHTMARE!! Worst food EVER!! None of the waitors speak english and moreover have negative hospitality towards customers! The waitor made a hint of 30minutes, and we assumed the food might take 30minutes to get ready. But no, it was 55mins, we kept asking...More

Thank Preeti V
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Terrible service and worse food. It took us 45 mins to get a soup and a margarita pizza. When it came the soup was terrible. They basically take canned tomatoes and boil that in water. When I told the manager this he just shrugged. The...More

Thank Prakash_Ramanathan
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I have never seen such reviews as the ones below on Trip Advisor!! Dear Management of this restaurant, You have a nice place, the waiter gave me a nice welcome. The glass of beer was very good and so was the French onion soup. "Formidable!"....More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 11 March 2017

a bottle of water(75cl)at 8€20 do not go.Staff very rude, the waiter was aggressive when I was right

Thank jeannedarc2017
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

If you like your table waiters to display the kind of contempt usually reserved for a militant vegan at a barbecue, or your drinks delivered with the aggressive scowl of a cage fighter, then this is the place for you. I usually wouldn't consider it...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Ate here with Dad last week . The waiter recommended the fillet which we declined as I wanted my dad to try the mussels which he'd never tried before . A waiter with a pony tail was milling around the place shouting at other members...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
Bar, European, Belgian, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de la Montagne 4 Bergstraat, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 503 38 65
  • E-mail