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Restaurant de l’Ogenblik

) #121 of 3,087 Restaurants in Brussels €€ - €€€ French, , European
Galerie des Princes 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 61 51
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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French, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Galerie des Princes 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is good but service is appalling at best. The waiters have a strange indifference to you being there. Not sure it is a management issue or something else. Seems like there are better restaurants where they treat you like they care you are there....More

Thank mbr3133
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a disaster. Our hotel help us book a table since we were 6 adults and we wanted t sit at the same table. We got the table and the meny pretty soon, but..... Then we had to wait for a long time. We...More

Thank puseline
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a grand dame of the brasseries in Brussels. The menu has barely changed in 25 years I have been frequenting it, the food is always reliable and sometimes has peaks of brilliance - I have yet to taste better fried calamari - and...More

Thank Calpurnia33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good reviews so I decided to give it a try for a late (10:30pm) dinner. No problem finding a seat and the waiter was attentive with only a few other dinners; I took his recommendation for Dorade and risotto along with a glass of white...More

Thank DanBach
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I think this was one of the worst service I ever experienced in a restaurant. Not only was it non-existent, we were almost afraid to ask for anything. The waiter was in a bad mood, clearly hated his job and everything was too much. The...More

1  Thank Mike201000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We still cannot stop talking about the amazing dinner we had here! We got there late at 2300 so we had to sit upstairs, but the service was great! We ordered 3 appetizers, trio carpaccio, fried calamari, and the shrimp croquets and let me just...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I arrived promptly at our reservation, were seated and a menu thrown at us. Ten minutes later the server came for a drink order. I had questions about the menu, but he had no time for answers. When he returned, my husband...More

1  Thank Karen Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a classic in Brussels and I have asked myself many times why I haven't been before. The place has a lot of atmosphere and it is definitely worth visiting. The menu contains mainly fish dishes with an Asian twist, which is not really...More

Thank Calamarison
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Really one of the best traditional restaurants in Brussels, offering an extensive, seasonally adjusted menu of traditional Brussels/ Belgian dishes, that are really all excellent ! Interior is old fashioned brasserie, service is swift and cocky, house wine is great but there is a good...More

1  Thank Swallow64
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This is a popular place with great atomsphere. The meny is great and the food is worth the waiting to get a table... No one can be disappointed on the meny, but the service can be a bit annoyingly confused. To bad because the mix...More

Thank Kent S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galerie des Princes 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 61 51
  • E-mail
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