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Le Zinneke

) #123 of 3,077 Restaurants in Brussels €€ - €€€ Belgian, Seafood, European
Place de la Patrie 26 | Place de la Patrie 26, Brussels 1030, Belgium
+32 2 245 03 22
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“mussels” (94 reviews)
“fries” (25 reviews)
“speculoos” (3 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
All hours
Belgian, Seafood, European, Grill
€€ - €€€
Place de la Patrie 26 | Place de la Patrie 26, Brussels 1030, Belgium
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

70 different types of mussels, great service, clean toilets, friendly staff, this is a place I would visit again when I am in Brussels.

Thank Richenjel
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Was in Brussels on a technical course and we just had to have mussels from Brussels =) This is the place to be for sure. The mussels can be prepared 69 different ways! I had the 'Genghis Khan' which were absolutely amaaaazing. This is with...More

Thank Kenny D
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Situated a bit outside the city centre, this is a hidden gem. The moules frites were excellent, and it is easy to be overwhelmed by the huge variety in moules offered. Unfortunately, the restaurant is slightly pricey and you would be in for at least...More

Thank Stephan Bergman... J
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place was recommended to me by a colleague, and it is amazing. The mussels were large, fresh and tasty. There are 69 different recipes of mussels available. I had number 69! The service was excellent. The price was very reasonable. I can't wait to...More

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I've been here twice till now. The first time we had a normal belgium meal, carbonnade. It was delicious, the meat was really tender and the sauce delicious. The second time we went here, we ordered moules. They were fresh and delicious too. Service is...More

Thank Alberto D
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect place with best mussels I have ever ate. You have a greate choice of mussels, good staff, realy fresh and tasty food and good price for value :))). I can only recomended to everybody.

Thank Jana J
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

A Brussels institution. Tucked away in a residential area you will find the best moules frites ever.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I went with two people looking for top notch mussels and we fell in love. The atmosphere is cosy and the interior is beautiful. We had two types of mussels and a steak. This was, without a doubt, the best meal we've had in a...More

Thank Mai N
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A lovely restaurant with a dazzling number of flavours of Moules on the menu, all served with frites for a proper Belgian dining experience. The portions are big - for 25 euros you get a big pot of mussels, all far bigger and jucier than...More

Thank Fabia C
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Great range of mussels (with frites) options to try. 69 in all ranging from 25 to 30 EUR. I booked for there "save 25% if you finish by 20.20" early eater option which was a great deal. First time having muscles and it didn't disappoint....More

Thank Dave_A1923
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$39
Belgian, Seafood, European, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Validated Parking
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place de la Patrie 26 | Place de la Patrie 26, Brussels 1030, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 245 03 22
  • E-mail
The best Mussels in Brussels & Authentic Brussel's Cuisine We offer 69 different ways to prepare Zeland mussels as well as an authentic Brussels Cuisine made with fresh and healthy ingredients. We are using local, and if possible organic, ingredient. We are a member of Slow Food and shortly we will be certified as "partially organic" by Certisys.