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MacSweeney's - CLOSED

Rue Jean Stas 24, Brussels 1060, Belgium
+32 2 534 47 41
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good41%
  • Average34%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
6 Jan 2014
“Nice little speak easy”
16 Nov 2013
“friendly bar”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Irish, Bar, Pub
Rue Jean Stas 24, Brussels 1060, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 6 January 2014

Nice little pub that was on the corner of our hotel. we went in twice, once after dinner for a nightcap and once after shopping for a pint. The place was never very busy, but the bartenders were nice and prompt.

1  Thank mrsschloeder
Reviewed 16 November 2013

Every trip from the hotel we would stop here for a beer, friendly, excellent no pissed brits and a nice selection of beers but a little expensive

Thank speed0898
Reviewed 14 October 2013

This is a nice Irish bar in Brussels. It is good for a couple of drinks, and is frequented by lots of Belgians which I liked. It isn't a bar full of ex-pats. They show sport but not excessive...the Guinness was amazingly good, I'd go...More

Thank damiengobrien
Reviewed 9 September 2013

This is a perfectly good bar with swift and polite service. It serves a decent range of good Belgian beer, but it is not anything other than a good average bar, handy for the hotel.

Thank Webgrecian
Reviewed 14 June 2013 via mobile

We where staying near by (down the road on nh Stephanie) we went on or first evening for a quick bite. THE STAFF- I found the staff rude, and not willing to talk to us, we where clearly tourists. The main one behind the bar...More

1  Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Run by an Irish couple, cracking wooden surrounds and plenty to see from wherever you sit. Sat at the bar for four hours downing Leffe Blonds and had some cracking banter with the crew there. Well away from the cheese in the centre of town....More

Thank domidge
Reviewed 28 August 2012

This was right next to our hotel so convenient for a drink and quick bite but food was disappointing, I had the croques monsieur and could have made better on a camping stove, partner had calamari and was clearly from a packet. Having said that...More

Thank coopergirlzmom
Reviewed 26 July 2012

They split the service between 2 servers and both rushed us for our orders. One for drinks, one for food. They acted like we were a huge inconvenience to them. Very dis-pleased.

Thank vonshnake
Reviewed 1 May 2012

We had a great time chatting with the bar tender and talking about irish beer and belgium beer. He had a great bit of knowledge and helped us plan our beers appropriately.

Thank momma_christa
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Nice irish bar just off ave.Louise. we were there after a meal on a monday night so it was a bit quiet but had passed earlier as it was near our hotel and it was busier.The staff were friendly and helpful when we asked for...More

Thank maxi_mum_10
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Restaurant Details

Irish, Bar, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Jean Stas 24, Brussels 1060, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 534 47 41
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