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Ventre Saint Gris

#177 of 3,003 Restaurants in Brussels
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
French, Belgian, European
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Rue Basse 10, Brussels 1180, Belgium
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Meal was excellent, wine was good. Atmosphere cosy and quiet. Service was perfect. 4th time in 6 months and happy every time.

Thank AmyHammersmith
Uccle, Belgium
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We've been coming back quite a few times to this restaurant in the last few years and it's keeping up to its reputation. We just heard recently that they were celebrating their 40th birthday ! Every month or so they offer a specific menu built mostly around season's offerings and/or belgian specialities (always with a choice). Last time I had... More 

Thank Etienne T
Brussels, Belgium
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247 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

The service level is above Brussels standards, the French wine list is great and the food is excellent (the size of the dishes is quite big so watch out for that), especially the desserts. Overall = 9/10

Thank Andrei I
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

A fantastic discovery! Lovely restaurant with extremely kind service (boss is giving very good advise on wine), delicious food with attention to details... Great atmosphere... My friends and I really liked it and it was worth coming from the other side of Brussels to eat there. We will certainly go back again, the soon the best!

Thank lnbo
Brussels, Belgium
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81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

When you see most plates going back to kitchen rather full... Not very tasty, even if my entrecôte was rather tasty, well cooked to taste. The sauce, poivre vert créme never met the cream, but was well seasoned. I wouldn't advise the place, despite the good service.

Thank awysch
Rhode-Saint-Genese, Belgium
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Went there with my mom and girlfriend. Lovely staff, very good food! Had a great time. To be tried for sure! And I'd surely return!

Thank Maximesw
Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

We were regulars at this restaurant but the past few times were disappointing. Food quality has gone down. Service is excellent as always but the food was disappointing. See self explanotory pictures. We unfortunately will not return, not worth the money...

Thank Shok O
Hamburg, Germany
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2015

The VSG was good, but nothing better. It all started well, good starter, good meat but they really serve fries with it. If you want to run a classy restaurant... please, IMHO that´s a no go. Long waiting time for the dessert, loud location. I make it 67/100. Sorry i´m not that "good-means-five-out-of-five" customer.

Thank corto55
Brussels, Belgium
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2013

My general impression of the restaurant is that they serve ok food but that the drinks are really out of price. We spent half of our money on food and the rest on drinks. In the end we paid 45 EUR per person. Each dish costs about 18 EUR. Deserts are about 8 EUR. As I like to cook myself... More 

Thank wida82
Rockville, Maryland
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013

We found this place via the Michelin website searching for 'Best value' restaurants, and made a reservation for Saturday evening dinner. The place was easy to find and it was rather easy to find a parking spot in the neighborhood, not a guarantee in Brussels. The staff was friendly and courses we tried were delicious. We had salmon tartar with... More 

Thank RvdBerg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$38
French, Belgian, European
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Basse 10, Brussels 1180, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: 23752755

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