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Gou

#274 of 3,023 Restaurants in Brussels
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
French, Belgian, European
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Avenue Orban 231, Brussels 1150, Belgium
+32 2 770 20 25
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was quite good and not too badly priced for this area. However, despite saying otherwise on different websites, Gou refused my Sodexo card as a payment method. I dislike dishonest ways to bring in custom, so that was the first and last time for Gou for me!

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Thank robbybobs
Brussels, Belgium
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Busy but fluid. Excellent service and a very good choice of nicely prepared and presented dishes. Reasonable prices for this kind of restaurant. Easy to find a parking spot on the nearby Place Dumon.

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Thank Maruzzo
Nicosia, Cyprus
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Tasty food, good variety of choices, friendly staff and enjoyable atmosphere. Overall, excellent choice. Speedy service for a Brussels's based restaurant.

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Thank eefty
Brussels, Belgium
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84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

It does not have much of an atmosphere. It is a little uppity service. One does not feel really welcome. I remember they had a very nice chocolate souffle. In Belgium service culture is poor and this is a representative of this kind of culture.

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Thank B D
Brussels, Belgium
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Tasty, beautiful food, nice choice, salads are large enough - sooo rare in Brussels!! - attentive and very friendly service in a stylish setting. We had dinner in the garden and I already look forward to my next meal at that lovely restaurant.

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Thank chriscl
Brussels, Belgium
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Visited here for the first time, was very impressed. Lovely food, so many great sounding dishes it was difficult to choose. Service was perfect, decor attractive. Will definitely go back.

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Thank DSM43
Ath, Hainaut, Belgium
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61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

I've been there already a dozen times, it's simple, it's always perfect. You have choice, quality, service, smile. You feel comfortable, it's always full but you don't feel it: it's quiet, fluent, efficient... And guess what: it's tasty!

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Thank SebastienHouze
Brussels, Belgium
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92 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

This is a really cute but chic bistro in the heart of Stokkel square. The staff are very efficient and the food is lovely. A great lunch spot for either business or pleasure.

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Thank KiwiinMilan
Reykjavik, Iceland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Nice food, we had the steak and salmon. Very nice food, good atmosphere and good service. Will definetly come here again.

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Thank Davíð G
Brussels, Belgium
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75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Decided to try the restaurant out on a special occasion. The restaurant is very classy while remaining comfortably cosy. The menu does not propose a (non realistic) multitude of choices but manages to concentrate on a limited number of interesting proposals. Service is courteous, not invasive but taking proactively care of customers' needs. Price is in line with higher notch... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Orban 231, Brussels 1150, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 770 20 25

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