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For 2
Date
Tue, 1/23
Time
7:00 PM
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Brussels Bistro

4.6
544 reviews
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$30 and under
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Belgian
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Since 2004, Brussels Bistro has brought the best in Belgium flavors to the heart of Laguna Beach. Relax on the terrace with a premium Belgian beer or dine underground in our casual-urban setting. Offering Belgian cuisine with a French flair, our Executive Chef, Thomas Crijns has created a superb menu of authentic dishes ranging from Beef Bourguignon to Steamed Mussels. Complimenting our wide variety of imported Belgian beers are mouthwatering hors d’oeuvres including Cheese Croquettes and our world-famous Belgian Fries. Join us on Friday and Saturday nights when the Bistro transforms into one of the hottest nightclubs in town.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Belgian, European
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Hours of operation
Breakfast : Saturday & Sunday 08:00 - 11:30 am
Lunch: Saturday & Sunday 11.30am - 4pm
Diner: Sunday - Thursday 4pm - 10.30pm
Friday & Saturday 4pm - 10pm
Dj Nightclub: Every Friday & Saturday at 10.30pm - 1.30am
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Phone number
(949) 376-7955
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Thomas Crijns
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Pacific Coast Highway
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Entertainment
DJ Nightclub every Friday & Saturday 10.30pm - 2am
Additional
Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Liquor, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 544 People Are Saying
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4.6
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4.6
food
4.7
service
4.4
ambience
4.3
value
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97% of people would recommend it to a friend
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New2area (Orange County)
4.0
Dined 4 days ago

The restaurant is very cool and is serving food no other restaurants in the area are serving. We had an excellent server, unfortunately, I didn't catch his name. FYI... they do have a full bar and a wine list.

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OpenTable Diner 
3.0
Dined 7 days ago

We went back here again after the first time because we really liked the mussel steam pot. however, this time is a bit disappointed! The mussels are not fresh at all and it smells quite bad. Maybe just a bad luck day!

Service is good, staffs are attentive.

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OpenTable Diner 
4.0
Dined on January 15, 2018

Excellent. Had clients visiting from Belgium and they were impressed with the desert, food, and beer.

Best meal of their 2-week stay in U.S. Great atmosphere and enjoyed speaking with the waiter in French

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KirbytheDog 
4.0
Dined on January 15, 2018

Afraid I am little help on the wine selection, though there is an excellent selection of Belgian beers. There are always traditional Belgian entree's on the menu, but I have rarely ventured from the mussels. That's why I come here; for the mussels and the beer, Umm! My wife really likes the escargot. Don't panic! You can get a nice Belgian burger and the Belgian fries are delicious. The atmosphere is continental casual.

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OpenTable Diner (Orange County)
5.0
Dined on January 14, 2018

Amazing as usual! One of our favorite spots!

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Mary (Los Angeles)
4.0
Dined on January 10, 2018

Very welcoming restaurant, wait-staff is excellent and helpful, food is comforting and delicious.

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vipJePRUSA (Orange County)
5.0
Dined on January 5, 2018

As usual this place is amazing , great Belgium traditional food, great beer and service outstanding .

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0
Dined on December 30, 2017

Excellent food and service. I would recommend the baked brie in bacon as a special treat.

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OpenTable Diner (Miami)
5.0
Dined on December 29, 2017

Great find in Laguna Beach...warm welcome by staff members, excellent food..good ambiance in a wonderful neighborhood....already have plans to go back. ...

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Chloe (Los Angeles)
5.0
Dined on December 27, 2017

LOVE BRUSSELS BISTRO! Being Belgian myself it was such an amazing experience, it felt like I went back home for a few brief hours and did not want to leave! Great selection of Belgian beers and specialty foods! Staff was fabulous! Highly recommend, I will be back here soon!

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