The European Commission, the EU’s sprawling bureaucracy, centres on the vast, four-winged Berlaymont building. Built in 1967, it’s...
The haunting façade of this narrow building is an extravagance of knotted and twisted ironwork. It was built in 1903 for painter Léonard...
You can feed the ducks in this pretty tree-lined pond surrounded by greenery and a smattering of art nouveau architecture.
Irish pub near the European Commission.
Au Bain Marie
Dine among Eurocrats near EQ HQ. Despite the name, it's actually a casual and welcoming Italian restaurant. Sit outside on the terrace...
Rue Franklin 28 · interesting places nearby
L’Atelier Européen information
Tucked down an alley and fronted by a hedged courtyard, this former wine warehouse has a pared-back but sophisticated menu of meat and fish dishes, such as sautéed veal and grilled sea bass, with a couple (but only a couple) of offerings for vegetarians. Wine is given its due, with a well-chosen list and monthly specials.