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Menthe & Safran

Rue de l'Enseignement 49, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 219 54 45
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastilla” (3 reviews)
“couscous” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Rue de l'Enseignement 49, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Picked by good reviews and was right about it. Mohamed hosted me beautifully with warm welcome, nice talk and good food. Simple, true Moroccan Harira soup, fresh salads and other treats. Priced very reasonable, clean and tasty. Will come back.

Thank hezim2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely need to read all the reviews even the few negative comments. Definitely not exaggerated. Not very cozy atmosphere and the food dry and blunt based on what is expected from the menu. Finally it motivated us try a couscous challenge in our kitchen, turns...More

Thank jessicaa001
Reviewed 31 October 2018

This is one of the nicest Moroccan restaurants I have dined in lately. The menu is limited but for good reasons: 1) food comes faster to the table, and 2) the quality and freshness are clearly present in the menu dishes. I truly enjoyed every...More

Thank Sumi H
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service in a quaint and relaxing atmosphere. This family owned restaurant offers excellent home cooked food at reasonable prices. The menu is small but everything is excellent. Vegetarians can get n excellent meal here. They do not serve alcohol, but the teas...More

Thank anthonyhK3612QQ
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Very good cuisine and very pleasant atmosphere. Very good choice for vegetarian options. Good price for quality

1  Thank Francesca P
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This family-owned eatery is a hidden gem. I came here for lunch on a Friday on day visit to Brussels with my family. Located 5 minutes walk from Brussel Central station away from the touristy areas so very authentic. Lovely ambiance and wonderful hospitality from...More

Thank 201Dutchie28
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing authentic Moroccan food all made "with love" by a genuine sweet Moroccan family (Father wife daughter) makes you feel at home. As for the food you will sure come back to try the whole menu such as Pastilla, Tajine and kouskous.. Soup, sweets and...More

Thank MaherKhodr
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Went here after reading the reviews, but I found the food to be just ok. Not at all amazing as others suggest.

Thank Florian P
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We walked to this place after reading the amazing reviews- it was supposed to be open at 18.00 so I would recommend calling before you make the journey !! Disappointed 😫

2  Thank liadainb
Reviewed 1 August 2018

i came to this restaurantr for recomendation of my friend. so cute and small cafe with delicious food. here was home atmocphere. i like all here. very good price

Thank nikolaromano
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de l'Enseignement 49, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 219 54 45
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