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Rue de l'Argonne 22 | 1060, Brussels 1060, Belgium
+32 2 538 21 13
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Tue 11:00 - 15:00
Wed - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
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Maseru, Lesotho
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

It was nice a discover i made with a greek friend in a fun night of greek concert! Food very good, portions well served, tzipouro strong enough!

Thank Laurafloating
Worcester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

The food is nothing special - not specially good, not specially bad (though the house red wine is to be seriously avoided). Not worth seeking out, but ok if you are passing and need a simple meal. Filling and cheap.

Thank polymath186424
Oostende, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

Hidden in a small street close to the Midi train station, we found this small Greek restaurant. No nonsens here, you sit where place is available. This can be a table for two, but you can also huddle up at the large table. No problems with te menu. You are invited to the kitchen and can choose your dish. The... More 

Thank Willy S
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2014

We had a few hours to kill prior our Eurostar Train departure. This establishment was very clean and the staff very polite. What amazed us most was that we were taken into the kitchen to choose what we wanted to eat for our lunch not because of the slight language barrier even the locals eating there was invited into the... More 

1 Thank BobG1951
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2014

You have to be prepared to be taken into the modest kitchen to choose your meal, and based on many holidays in Greece this is often how traditional Greek restaurants operate. I was not enticed by the trays of cooked food already prepared, but this again can be the traditional approach. We were able to convey that I did not... More 

Thank borderwoman
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2014 via mobile

We decided to eat here due to the reviews but we wish we hadn't bothered. The restrauant wasn't busy when we arrived we were told to pick a table then as soon as we say down we were ushered in the kitchen to pick our food. We tried to ask about a starter but we were just told to pick... More 

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Nice, France
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2014

I have enjoyed this 3rd generation tavern for 35 years now and it is still one of my favorite diners. A warm Greek welcome before one gets into the kitchen where you can choose the composition of your plate from the various Mediterranean and Belgian (wonderful chicons) ingredients. Choose a seat at one of the tables, order retsina and have... More 

Thank Al O
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2013 via mobile

Something is up in this neighbourhood when we had to buzz our hotel reception each time to gain access into the lobby. Definitely not the polished touristy area like the Grand Place. With limited dining options around Bruxelles Midi, we decided to have dinner at this local Greek restaurant on the recommendation of the earlier reviews and we must say... More 

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Isle Of Wight
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244 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2013

This restaurant was recommended by our B&B for a lunch time stop, It's located near to Midi station in an area full of ethnic eateries, including african and spanish restaurants. We both had the lamb shoulder with mixed vegetables and some rice. Great flavours and huge portions. Just about had room for a plate of mixed pastries for dessert. There... More 

Thank Rawtalent
Bredene, Belgium
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129 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2013

This restaurant dates since the 60ies and is great fun to go with friends. The food is good and you go into the kitchen to make your selection of many different daily offerings. We usually start with some fried calamares, some tarama ant tsatsiki with a glass of ouzo. Then onto the main course with some retsina, followed by baclava... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de l'Argonne 22 | 1060, Brussels 1060, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 538 21 13

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