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Getting your veggie fix is easy at this friendly restaurant. Located close to the tourist center of Brussels, it’s an ideal place to find some healthy lunch while exploring the city. The limited menu varies from day to day, because only organic, seasonal products are used, so it’s always worth checking out their menu.
Address: 48 Rue Véronèse, Brussels, Belgium, +32 471 222 802
This brunch and lunch place offers some unique and interesting dishes. Here, you can try creative combinations like avocado and cumin, or Black Bean Huevos Rancheros with two eggs from a chicken named Juanita. You’ll never get enough of exploring their menu, which is mostly filled with local and organic produce.
Address: 4-6 Rue Bon Secours, Brussels, Belgium, +32 2 502 24 26
This restaurant with a peculiar name (it literally translates to ‘forks on bicycles’) is a quaint place to match. All the dishes made from organic and fresh ingredients, are served in bowls or jars, and the restaurant also has an accompanying grocery store. If you’d rather eat on the go, you can try their food truck-bicycle at the Angle Belliard Science at lunch time.
A haven for vegetarians and vegans, Dolma is a restaurant, grocery store and a pastry shop, and nothing in between. The vegetarian and vegan buffet, made with fresh seasonal and local produce, is a delight. Besides their buffet, they have a big menu for lunch and dinner time.
This charming restaurant in the Marolles will steal your heart. The casual and cozy interior and the good food are always a winning combination at L’Eau Chaude, or Het Warm Water. You can enjoy brunch, lunch, dinner, or homemade dessert with some jazzy music. Don’t forget to ask about the inspiration behind the name of this restaurant, you’ll get a slice of history with your meal.
If you’re thirsty, try some of the delicious fresh smoothies Greenz Biobar offers. These juices are veritable health bombs and are packed with big doses of various fruits, vegetables and other ingredients, such as green tea. You won’t find any watery orange juice here, everything is freshly prepared with organic products. Besides healthy drinks, you can also get some soup, salad, or vegetarian sandwiches.
Address: 84 Rue de Nieuwenhove, Brussels, Belgium, +32 2 850 90 63
Au Marché Noir exclusively serves fresh, pesticide-free food. Though their focus is on vegetarian cuisine, they have meat options as well, and the ingenious vegetable preparations and combinations are wonderful, as is the friendly service. This is a lovely place with a very welcoming atmosphere.
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 12am-2pm and 5pm-9pm
Address: 36 Avenue Adolphe Demeur, Brussels, Belgium