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Chez Leon

€€ - €€€French, , Seafood
Rue des Bouchers 18, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 511 14 15
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“mussels” (1,173 reviews)
“fries” (330 reviews)
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11:30 - 23:00 Hours
French, Belgian, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Rue des Bouchers 18, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you go for belgian food is the right place for your dinner. Excellent fried mussels, tomato shrimps and carbonnade. Aswell local Belgian beer chez Leon. Be back

Thank Trevor W
Reviewed 2 days ago

A little pricey, but the mussels that I had were good. The restaurant spans two floors and was way larger than I expected it to be. Service and decor is kind of the no frills, old school feel. Can't expect too much. What surprised me...More

Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As one of the most famous restaurant to eat moules I came here to have lunch. The restaurant is huge, has a very nice service a the menu is plenty of options. We ordered fried seafood as an entry and moules and pasta as our...More

Thank lorenzo_tobon
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ALWAYS eat moules & frites when we are in Brussels. ALWAYS good. Love it. Just don’t ask for tap water! Get the formula: moules, frites & a beer. Perfect.

Thank skilakimou
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited this place late at night, roughly about 10 o’clock and there were no lines. The service was quick but I would not say they were friendly. My server was not unfriendly, I just felt like he was doing his job with no passion....More

Thank taylorb207
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a must to visit this restaurant every time I travel to Brussels and the foods here never disappoint us

Thank SavetS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We orders mussels and fries, they were good but nothing that special. The service was very slow considering our waiter only looked after 6 tables... it took an age to take our order and then a further 40 minutes to wait for food, the table...More

Thank AmeliaAndAdam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friend’s recommendation, really not disappointed ! Oysters, snails, mussels to die for !! Sunday deal of refillable mussels also an amazing bargain ! Staff are attentive too ! Thank you and will be definitely back

Thank jun0nam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed eating at Chez Leon. The restaurant is a busy one but yet you don’t wait long to be served. Seafood was delicious. The restaurant is not far from La Grande Place.

Thank 875sadiyab
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place served the best musseles ever. The atmosphere was great and staffs were fun and kind. We’ve really enjoyed our meal and the beer was perfect as well. I would love to go back and have another dishes.

Thank brianrW691MH
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14 May 2018|
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Response from chefbirddog | Reviewed this property |
26€ for standard moules y frites. Plenty for a meal.
Nicolette M
20 April 2018|
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Response from Lina L | Reviewed this property |
I would think so. The tables are just outside on the walking street. I don't think thye would mind a cute dog sitting under the table ;)
7 May 2017|
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Response from Jellebie | Reviewed this property |
Mussels are available every day, but on sunday's from 6:30PM they are "all you can eat".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue des Bouchers 18, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 14 15
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