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Toukoul

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Rue de Laeken, 34 | Rue du Marronnier, 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 223 73 77
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18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 18:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 23:30
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 16:00
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699 reviews
510 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good choice of Ethiopian food with extensive choice from vegetarian or meat dishes. Food served in atmospheric setting.

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Thank sdmmb
Diest
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In a very nice interier you can imagine to be in an exotic area. The waiters and waitress are very kind and helpful and the cooking team are experts. It is very clean there. Above all occasionaly there is life-music. It is a very nice experience to stay and eat an drink there ! It is very well situated in... More 

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Thank Rogervn
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate in the restaurant during a late evening; the place was loaded with customers. Our waiter served us quickly, first at the bar, and shortly afterwards at the table. We ordered one big injerra with 3 types of veggies and 3 types of meat. The food arrived after almost 20 minutes. It looked amazing, and tasted even better than... More 

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Thank Aga G
Brussels
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Toukoul on a number of ocassions these last years and I am always happy to return. Especially for visiting friends, this is a truly new and great experience. The food is fantastic, the service great and the music top. The restaurant's décor and ambiance is amazing. Well-recommended!

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Thank Alexandra K
Grimbergen
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151 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice vibrating atmosphere, the minute you walk through the door you know you made a good choice... excellent food, very efficient waiters, fluent in so many languages (even Dutch!)

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Thank fvs1308
Brussels, Belgium
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came here with my parents when they visited Brussels. We ordered the vegetarian discovery menu and the food was delicious - we had never had Ethiopian food before, but it was nicely spiced and all great. There was a lot, but we were very hungry and got free tea for finishing everything on our plate! As some people have... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I reserved well in advance for a friday night with a friend and we were very happy with the whole experience! Neither of us had ever had Ethiopian food so we didn't know what to expect. The staff were super helpful with explaining the food / the concept. We took the vegan discovery platter for 2 and it was very... More 

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Cesena, Italy
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Good food, perfect atmosphere and top emotion! Great staff! Very interesting selection of wines and beers

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Thank fmaccia
Brussels, Belgium
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The place has two entrances, from two streets to the same place, that is why the two addresses. Easy to access by car, you can park either on the street or close by public under/over-ground parkings. I went there with my girlfriend for a dinner on a Tuesday. The resto was surprisingly full (despite a Tuesday), so better to book.... More 

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Rutherglen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We visited Toukoul as a family of 8 for my 50th birthday. I choose the restaurant because of their veggie options, as half of us are vegetarian, and was not disappointed!! The presentation of both the meat and vegetarian sharing platters was fabulous and both had equally good reviews, they were delicious! The service was great and our waitress was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$40
Cuisine
African, Ethiopian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
18:00 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de Laeken, 34 | Rue du Marronnier, 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 223 73 77

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?