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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Friterie
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“Chosen by the Brussels people as the best friterie in town. During peak hours the waiting queue can be up to 45 minutes. You can take your fries to most bars on the square and eat them there. ”
  • 89 locals recommend
Plaza
“choice of different world kitchens from Argentinian via Italian and Greek to French and typical Belgian cuisine. Chez Antoine is known for the best fries in the world and all bars around it accept that you bring your frites/fries/snack and buy the dring/beer from them.”
  • 70 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Impressive collection of dinosaurs found in the area, but a lot more to discover, too”
  • 29 locals recommend
Museum
“EU fans and kids will love visiting the parlamentarium! lots of gadgets are included.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Park
“touristy and famous park located in European District. Beautiful views. There is access to European Museum which is free. Also from this park, you will get to Museum of Natural Science ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Museum
“Inside the European quarter this small and free museum, dedicated to a painter that produced megalomanic works. There are more works then visitors. If you are in the neighbourhood it's definitely worth a visit.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Inspired by the Roman concept of pizza ‘Al Taglio’, literally by the cut, to Mamma Roma tasty rectangles of pizzas are cut in front of you and served by weight.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Theatre
  • 5 locals recommend
Food
“Le restaurant italien favori de notre famille! Midi et soir, réservez au +32 (0)2.514.49.95”
  • 5 locals recommend
Establishment
“Le migliori patatine fritte fatte seguendo la ricetta tradizionale belga si trovano proprio in questa piazza! Here you can find the best chips prepared according to the traditional belgian receipt ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“13 degrees is a great and very popular place in all seasons for a glass of wine and accompanying cheeses and condiments. The selection is very broad and covers the world with very well chosen bottles and daily specials.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Plaza
  • 3 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Here is my garden ! After work walk around, have nice beer ! Life it just cool !!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Pool
“Local swimming pool - 2,5 eur for single entrance. 25m pool great for a refreshing swim. Family friendly. Bring your own towels and slippers! Swimming hats are obligatory. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Nice setting to have breakfast/brunch/a small bite. It's walking distance and has a nice tables inside and in sunny days an outdoor terrace. Open on Sundays too. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
  • 4 locals recommend