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La Creche des Artistes

Rue de la Creche 21, Brussels 1050, Belgium
+32 2 511 22 56
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“antipasti” (10 reviews)
“wine list” (4 reviews)
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Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Rue de la Creche 21, Brussels 1050, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 16 October 2017

I have reviewed la Creche des Artistes before, Still the same excellent food, which makes what happened on Saturday night worse. i went with a group of friends(6). When we ordered the wine, the bottle came from downstairs, already open. I commented that this was...More

3  Thank Enda O
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We have been going here on and off for years. Yesterday was the last time. Food was good, definitely on the pricy side for what you get but we always liked it. We ordered a mid priced wine, no lalala but not cheap and it...More

2  Thank SweRob
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is a hidden gem. Out of the way from the main tourist area of the old town. The main part of the restaurant upstairs is very small and cozy but they have more tables in a lovely cave like dining room in the cellar....More

Thank Caroline P
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This is a small and cozy restaurant very close to plaza Fernand Cocq. We had nice food and wine but the prices are too high for what it is.

1  Thank Ingibjorg V
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Small, romantic, outstanding Italian restaurant. I don't like to be so positive, if not it will be harder for me to get a place, especially in the evening. But simply one of the best Italian restaurants downtown!

Thank rudy151
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Dont get confused between this place to be found near the centre of Ixelles and one named Creche des Artistes- le Canal to be found close to Tour et Taxis. This one is in an old smallish building with not a lot of space either...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Authentic Italian in a cost setting. A handful of tables, good wine and copious amounts of outstanding food. What more to want or need?

Thank John D
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

This review doesn't require a lot if poetry, as you can read the many positive reviews you can book a table your eyes closed! My experience: cosy, quality food, good service, and not too expensive. Perfect For a tête à tête or a diner with...More

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Great Italian dinner in Ixelles, surprised by delightful food in a small cozy restaurant. Excellent tasty pasta and perfect Italian dessert. Good wine list and kind warm service. Nice surprise.

Thank Dario D
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

One immediately feels welcome at la creche des artistes as the waiter poors you a glass of proseco and an antipasto on the house. The menu changes constantly according to the fresh produces that are available. The food is really tasty and served in generous...More

Thank françois W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$59
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de la Creche 21, Brussels 1050, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 22 56
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