Our favorite places to eat in Brussels on Sunday evening

The Doodle has spoken again: your friends are only available on Sunday evenings for your next outing. An ambiguous feeling takes hold of you, on the one hand you are relieved to have FINALLY found a date that suits everyone, on the other, you are afraid of having to stuff yourself with a high-end fast food teaches for lack of finding a nice establishment open at the end of the week. How about we give you a little help? Here is a brief summary of our favorite Brussels restaurants open on Sunday evening. All you have to do is make your choice and cross your fingers that they have a free table left!


This is the oldest Ethiopian restaurant in the capital. Take a piece of injera (a kind of large local pancake) and use it to taste the different preparations based on meat, fish or vegetables. A convivial moment, original cocktails and tasty cuisine spiced up just right.

The address : Rue des Grands Carmes 10, 1000 Brussels

Yi Chan

One of our favorite addresses in the Saint-Géry district! In an intimate, chic and contemporary room, you will taste the best dim sum in the capital. Their Xiao Long Bao stuffed with pork and ginger are to die for and we won’t even tell you about their incredible cocktail menu that changes with the seasons.

The address : Rue Jules Van Praet 13, 1000 Brussels

Pizza Bottega

Classic, but still effective. In a friendly and popular setting, sometimes a tad too noisy, we revel in pizzas cooked over a wood fire generously garnished. For fans of mozzarella, know that the establishment offers an original Pizza Imperatrice decorated with mozzarella di bufala smoked in chestnut wood.

The address : Rue de Rollebeek 31, 1000 Brussels.

Read also: How to distinguish Mozzarella, Burrata or Stracciatella and how to taste them?

Liu Lin

In this family establishment located in the Sablon district, we enjoy Taiwanese street-food specialties (noodle soup, tempura, spring rolls) that do not contain an ounce of meat or fish. A vegetarian’s paradise!

The address : Rue Haute 20, 1000 Brussels

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This address is a benchmark for Levantine street-food cuisine in Brussels. The menu is made from local ingredients and the establishment follows the zero-waste movement. The ideal place for a quick, healthy, tasty and affordable veggie friendly meal.

The address : Pl. de la Chapelle 15, 1000 Brussels

The Golden Pavilion

Don’t be fooled by its bright neon lights: local residents know that behind this eye-catching storefront hides a very good Sino-Vietnamese address, one of the best in the municipality of Laeken.

The address : Av. Houba de Strooper 642, 1020 Brussels


Crowned with a gourmet Bib, the Maru restaurant is the reference address for enjoying Korean specialties in the capital. They serve delicious bulgogi, Pajeon (a kind of pancakes decorated with young onions) or even bibimbaps. Take advantage of your Sunday to treat yourself to a wonderful culinary trip to Seoul.

The address : Hot. of Waterloo 510, 1050 Ixelles

The pack

Established in Ixelles, Uccle and, in a few months, in Waterloo, the brand is one of the favorite addresses of carnivores. The concept is simple: you can enjoy exceptional meats, natural wines and craft beers.

The address : Rue Lesbroussart 6, 1050 Ixelles


This address in Ixelles is the ideal place to eat succulent fresh pasta or dishes based on seasonal vegetables inspired by Italian flavors. Its menu is quirky, creative and mainly vegetarian. To accompany these good little sunny dishes, enjoy a delicious Negroni with bergamot liqueur.

The address : 175 chaussée de vleurgat, 1050 Ixelles


If you’re looking for a greasy cheat meal, Rambo welcomes you with open arms. The place only has a few tables and there is often a line in front of this establishment, but the effort is worth it. One bite into this juicy burger smash and you forget all your worries of the week.

The address : Rue Washington 7, 1050 Ixelles

Fernand Obb Delicatessen

Even if it means staying in the fat, you might as well pay a visit to the king of shrimp croquettes! Open all week (except Monday lunchtime), this “Belgitude” counter thrills your taste buds with delicious croquettes, burgers and homemade fricadelle.

The address : Rue de Tamines 27, 1060 Saint-Gilles

Read also : Five addresses where to taste croquettes to die for


The favorite Brussels address for lovers of Portuguese cuisine. Open since 1977, this address is one of the institutions of the commune of Saint-Gilloise. No Pasteis de Nata on the menu, but a host of other equally delicious local specialties such as cod à Bràs, a fish caldeirada or a torta de Laranja, an orange roulade.

The address : Avenue Jean Volders 54, 1060 Saint-Gilles

Rene frying

This address in the Anderlecht district is the perfect place for a 100% Belgian dinner. From mussels with gueuze to the traditional American fillet: we enjoy local specialties, all in a friendly atmosphere, casually.

The address : Pl. de la Résistance 14, 1070 Anderlecht

Les Mates en Toque

It’s not easy to find a restaurant open on Sunday when you move away from the city center, but you can count on the Potes en Toque to make you spend a wonderful evening. In this old renovated farmhouse, you can enjoy top-of-the-range brasserie cuisine. Belgian specialties prepared from very good products and served in a warm atmosphere. PS: we advise you to come a little earlier to have an aperitif on their beautiful terrace!

The address : Drève du Château 71, 1083 Ganshoren

French Kiss

As its name suggests, this well-known address in Jettois and awarded a Bib Gourmand, offers excellent French-inspired cuisine. The decor is sober and modern, and the atmosphere very lively. On Sunday lunchtime, the restaurant is full of regulars who have come to visit the traditional Jette market.

The address : Rue Léopold I 470, 1090 Jette

Georges Breweries

Winner of the best shrimp croquette, big winner of the competition for the best shellfish in Belgium: what more do you need to encourage you to push the doors of this friendly Uccle brasserie?

The address : Av. Winston Churchill 259, 1180 Uccle


Organic, simple and authentic seasonal cuisine, a fine list of natural wines and a very cozy setting: these are the ingredients for the success of this Italian address located a stone’s throw from Altitude Cent.

The address : Av. Oscar Van Goidtsnoven 96, 1190 Forest

The Brazier

Open for more than a quarter of a century, this French-inspired address specializing in wood-fired grills is one of the sure values ​​of Woluwe-Saint-Lambert. The team welcomes you in a sober, chic and modern setting.

The address : Av. des Cerisiers 166, 1200 Woluwe-Saint-Lambert

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