Planning to stay in Brussels this Easter? The Brussels Times picked out some noteworthy bistros across town to go for brunch.
1. La Fabrique en Ville
Brunch in Parc Edmont. Credit: la Fabrique en Ville
With its sunny terrace in the middle of Parc Egmont in Brussels, La Fabrique en Ville is a favourite among residents of Brussels. The cafe serves homemade granolas, banana bread, eggs Benedict and other brunch classics throughout the Easter weekend, including Monday. Important: do not forget to reserve a table!
Where: Parc d'Egmont, Boulevard de Waterloo 25, 1000 Bruxelles
When: All Sundays and public holidays, from 10:30 to 15:30
2. Chalet Robinson
Brunch in Bois de La Cambre. Credit: Chalet Robinson
Another essential brunch spot in the capital is the Chalet Robinson in Bois de la Cambre. The establishment stays open on Sundays and public holidays to serve buffets with charcuterie, pastries, pancakes and other homemade sweets. Reservations can be made online or by calling 02 372 92 92.
Where: Sentier de l'Embarcadère 1, 1000 Bruxelles
When: All Sundays and public holidays, from 11:00 to 13:00
Brunch at Pompon. Credit: Pompon Instagram
Families from Ixelles often gather at the classic brunch spot Pompon. The cafe provides brunch throughout the week (Saturday to Monday) and presents brunch necessities such as pancakes, pastries and cake as well as pistachio meatloaf, roasted cauliflower and olive muffins.
Where: Rue du Page 46, 1050 Ixelles
When: Saturday to Monday from 10:30 till 15:00, except for Easter Monday. Tuesday to Friday from 08:30 to 15:00
Woodpecker brunch. Credit: Woodpecker Instagram
Woodpecker is a popular breakfast and brunch chain across Brussels, with cafes in Louise, Saint Catherine, Grand Place and Schumann. Known for its cozy atmosphere and tasty menu, the brunch joint will stay open during the weekend.
Where: Several addresses in Brussels
When: Open Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 20:00 and Sundays from 09:00 to 18:00