Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Bruges

In ’t Nieuwe Museum

So called because of the museum-like collection of brewery plaques, money boxes and other mementos of café life adorning the walls, this family-owned local favourite serves succulent meat cooked on a 17th-century op…
Top Choice Deli in La Roche-en-Ardenne

Maison Bouillon et Fils

This legendary charcuterie shop is packed to the beams with sausages, hams and smoked meats. Peckish? Head next door to the gingham-tableclothed tasting cafe, a local classic. The sandwiches (tartines) arrive with a…
Top Choice Deli in Brussels

Cremerie De Linkebeek

Brussels’ best fromagerie was established in 1902 and retains its original glazed tiles. It still stocks a beguiling array of cheeses, which you can also try on crunchy baguettes with fresh salad, wrapped in blue-an…
Cafe in Brussels

La Fabrique

This superbly restored orangery in Parc d’Egmont has huge windows that allow the sun to glaze across the tables. During the week, it sells healthy lunches like artichoke salad with cheese croquettes and a devilish s…
Cafe in Brussels

Le Phare du Kanaal

Overlooking the canal, cosy Le Phare du Kanaal specialises in healthy seasonal nibbles like homemade granola, sweet potato soup with cumin and scrumptious homemade desserts, including a killer caramelised orange pie…
Cafe in Brussels

Living Room

Almost everything is for sale at this sleek-looking, Scandinavian-styled design shop and café, from the crumbling carrot cake and daintily presented quiches behind the counter to the daffodil yellow couch, smooth si…
Cafe in Brussels

Fika

FIKA serves Swedish pastries such as Kanelbullar (cinnamon fluffy pastries) and Havreflarn (oat flacks biscuit and chocolate) along with quality coffee from La Capitale in a soothing and minimalist Scandinavian inte…
Cafe in Brussels

Laurent Gerbaud

A bright and welcoming cafe with big picture windows that’s perfect for lunch or a coffee if you’re between museums. Don’t leave without trying the wonderful chocolates, which count as healthy eating in the world of…
Cafe in Brussels

Imagin’Air

Adorable, organic-food ‘art cafe’ with exposed brick walls and one of Brussels’ prettiest patio terraces, decked with plants and bonsai-sized trees. Short, handwritten menus change frequently and dishes can be made …
Cafe in Tournai

Eva Cosy

This sensitively revived old-world bakery and teahouse offers a range of speciality teas but also wine, beer and excellent coffee accompanied by scrumptious 'traditional recipe' cakes. There's also a good selection …