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Franco-Belgian With friends

L'Improbable

Average price €45
9.3/10
1,382 reviews

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This restaurant is following the relevant safety practices*:
Card payments accepted
Contactless, digital or single use menus
Extra cleaning services implemented at the tables, toilets and kitchen
Food served only at the table
Guest spacing 1,5m
Hand sanitizer for customers
Single use products on the table
Staff wearing masks
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Restaurant menu

  • Average price €45 Special request
Filet pur Simmental, jus de veau au balsamique, frites de polenta, artichaut
€33
Quasi de veau, syphon de bintjes et maïs, béarnaise aux girolles, asperges vertes
€29
Burger de boeuf wagyu, mimolette, oignons des Cévennes, frites maison
€28

Dietary options

Vegetarian dishes

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Ratings & Reviews

Excellent
9.3/10
based on 1382 reviews
Only customers who have dined at the restaurant after making a reservation on TheFork can leave a review.
Quality of food :9.3/10
Service :9.1/10
Setting :9.5/10
  1. Daniel M.
    Daniel M.
    • 3 reviews
    10/10

    We really enjoyed our dinner. Great ambiance, splendid food, very nice wine and friendly and attentive service. The riz de veau was heavenly! Worth visiting!

  2. Dana S.
    Dana S.
    • 21 reviews
    8/10

    Business is getting slowly back on track... not the same as before covid :-(. However still a great place with a lot of space where social distancing can be respected... good luck to the team !

  3. Serge D.
    Serge D.
    • 18 reviews
    8.5/10

    Excellent! A recommander

  4. Marc R.
    Marc R.
    • 9 reviews
    10/10

    Except they didn't apply the Fork discount all is perfect (I didn't dare to claim in front of my guests) : Very good food, nicely prepared and original presentation ! Welcoming and service very professional and friendly together ! Perfect atmosphere for a date, friendship even family (my case) ! Wine choice well selected and worth for the pricing.

  5. Peter B.
    Peter B.
    • 5 reviews
    9.5/10

    Fantastic meal, special highlights were the marbré de boeuf au fois gras and the canette, however to be frank every single plate was exceptional and harmonising with the others in the menu. Our congrats to the chef and the team that managed well a large amount of guests!

  6. Dana S.
    Dana S.
    • 21 reviews
    10/10

    Excellent as always !!!

  7. Lyra M.
    Lyra M.
    • one review
    6.5/10

    Food is incredibly good and the atmosphere is lovely - really nice lightning and decoration. Service was super slow, we had to call them several times and when we finally paid (after like 30 minutes waiting) and left, we realised they hadn't applied the 20% discount with The Fork. I contacted them to see if they could reimburse it and they simply said they would apply it on the next visit - not going back with such a service for that price even with excellent food.

  8. Christian C.
    Christian C.
    • one review
    10/10

    Impressive Tomahawk Veal!

  9. Gabriel M.
    Gabriel M.
    • 4 reviews
    10/10

    Great place, amazing food

  10. Tina R.
    Tina R.
    • 2 reviews
    9.5/10

    The food was amazing. We had a great evening!

  11. Christine B.
    Christine B.
    • 31 reviews
    10/10

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  12. Richard K.
    Richard K.
    • one review
    5.5/10

    Slow service and OK but overpriced food. At the end, our bill was wrong, not a big deal as such but when we asked to correct it,the waitress (or manager, I couldn't tell) told us in an offensive manner that we shouldn't make a fuss over a few Euros. Excuse me? After this episode, the service went from slow all the way to terrible, the waitress didn't stay with us while were paying by card (not that she was busy somewhere else), We almost had to take our coats ourselves out of the wardrobe when we left, and of course nobody helped us to put them on. Overpriced food (though not untasty) and terrible service.

  13. Bradley m.
    Bradley m.
    • one review
    8.5/10

    The food was so delicious and prepared well. I recommend L'improbable

  14. Jean-Marc S.
    Jean-Marc S.
    • 4 reviews
    10/10

    Marvelous 22€/person gastronomic lunch including starter (2 choices) and main dish (2 choices, including veggie lasagna); excellent organic red wine (sold by cm); very nice decoration and atmosphere (rock music from the 80ies, among others). I keep coming back!

  15. Jo F.
    Jo F.
    • one review
    9.5/10

    The setting, perfect! The food, perfect! The personalities of the staff, perfect! It is a great place, but it was clearly understaffed, they were full ( it was Tuesday) but we waited almost an hour for drinks, not their fault! They did not stop, and were constantly running with smiles on their faces , trying their best to accommodate everyone. I understand the service industry is extremely difficult and if people are sick, management haven’t scheduled the Rota’s well, last minute bookings etc this is beyond the servers fault.. has the potential to be an amazing all round place, it’s clearly popular, and this should be accommodated by the staffing

  16. Alexandra L.
    Alexandra L.
    • 3 reviews
    9/10

    Service was very friendly but a bit chaotic: We had to ask 2-3 times until we got what we asked for, we got a wrong bill (we were charged a bottle of wine instead of just one glass and the 20% discount for the La Fourchette booking was only taken into account upon request).

  17. María  A.
    María A.
    • 13 reviews
    9.5/10

    Second visit and excellent impression confirmed. outstanding Quality of the products, perfect cooking, impeccable presentation. Attentive service even if a bit slow (too busy at peak time). Cocktails are original and a very very very recommended starter! We’ve have tasted a few different ones and all of them are delicious. Prices are slightly high but reasonable if you consider quality and service. Definitely, we will return.

  18. Véronique M.
    Véronique M.
    • 5 reviews
    10/10

    Great evening in a cosy and relaxed atmosphere. The staff is very professionnel . If you come by car, call the restaurant and they will tell you were the park easily.

  19. Antonios B.
    Antonios B.
    • 8 reviews
    10/10

    Great restaurant for upscale eating in Brussels! Excellent service and cosy environment in a beautifully renovated brick house. Oh and the food is super-tasty!!

  20. Natalya  T.
    Natalya T.
    • one review
    7.5/10

    Food was ok but overpriced

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More information

Opening time

Déjeuner : de 12h à 14h00 (du mardi au vendredi)

Dîner : de 18h à 22h30 (du mardi au samedi)

How to get to the restaurant

Rue Eugène Cattoir, 5, 1050, Ixelles, Belgium

Public transport

Tram Etterbeek Gare (7, 25)

Directions to get there

Ixelles, Ixelles Cemetery

About the restaurant

UNE ADRESSE MAGIQUE - Le Restaurant L'Improbable vous accueille en plein cœur de Bruxelles, pour une expérience bistronomique unique !

BISTRONOMIE - L'expérience de ce restaurant s'articule autour de la nourriture et du vin, tous deux de qualité. La cuisine est confectionnée avec des produits frais et de saison, et la carte change en fonction des ingrédients disponibles ! Le plaisir authentique du bistro avec la qualité en plus !

CADRE - Le cadre de cet établissement est élégant et raffiné dans une ambiance moderne et cosy. L'endroit idéal pour partager un bon moment entre amis !

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