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spring in Brussels:8 terraces to try with the local

Are you looking for a sun-drenched terrace to have a drink? Here are a few of Brussels' most well-known!

There are so many options: panoramic views, rooftops, and neighborhood bars.

So grab your best sunglasses and head to one of the capital's many terraces! When the sun starts to shine, are you seeking a spot to have an aperitif? Almost every day of the week in Brussels, there is an after-work event.

La Brasserie de la Patinoire

The terrace of the Brasserie de la Patinoire is a popular area for parents to relax and enjoy the sun while their children play on the large playground. After you've finished your meal, go for a little walk through the Bois de la Cambre to help your digestion, then return to the inviting terrace for a snack.

Beautiful interior and delicious food

Location: Chem. du Gymnase 1A, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium. Opening hours: Sunday to Monday 12:00 - 22:30, Tuesday to Saturday 12:00 - 23:00.

Bar du matin

Don't be fooled by the name; the Bar du Matin is frequently open till the early hours of the morning and stages modest performances in a traditional Belgian ambiance. Throughout the day, relax on the lovely patio with its blue chairs, light garlands, and snack platters. On Sundays, stop by for their delectable pancakes! However, be cautious and arrive on time, as you won't be able to even enter, the place would be full and crowded!

People are loving their delicious pancakes and fresh foods!

Location: Chau. d'Alsemberg 172, 1190 Forest, Belgium. Opening hours: Monday to Friday 08:00 - 01:00, Saturday to Sunday 08:00 - 03:00.

Café Belga

The spacious terrace of Café Belga is taken by a storm of people as soon as the first rays of sunshine show. It's ideal for making the most of the sun in a celebratory setting because there are no shady moments to worry about. The crowds can sometimes go as far as Ixelles' ponds. Take the time to relax and walk around them; it will be well worth your time.

Fresh juicy drinks special for spring

Location: Pl. Eugène Flagey 18, 1050 Ixelles, Belgium. Opening hours: Monday to Sunday 08:00 - 23:00.

Le Grand Central

Le Grand Central is one of Brussels' largest bars. You'll be spoilt for choice with its two large, partly covered terraces. The one on the second floor is a breath of fresh air. Le Grand Central is a bar and all-day eatery with a view. Their atmosphere is "drink & eat together.

Killer drinks, super good food, craft beers, refreshing cocktails, and Brussels

Location: Rue Belliard 190, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium. Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 12:00 - 00:00, Friday to Saturday 12:00 - 01:00, Sunday 11:00 - 22:30.


With its massive, eye-catching bar cut out of a concrete block, Barbeton is plain and no-nonsense. And the vibe on its terrace is as laid-back as its patrons. Cocktails, tapas, brunches... and everything else it has to offer is our favorites.

Literally the sunniest terrace in Dansaert!

Location: Rue Antoine Dansaert 114, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium. Opening hours: Monday to Friday 08:00 - 23:00, Saturday to Sunday 10:00 - 23:00.

Chez Richard

Chez Richard is a modest, old-school café with a bar and a lovely terrace in the heart of the Sablon district's antique shops. The audience is diverse: parents, young hipsters, artists, and employees all enjoy visiting this location.

A timeless bistro, from gourmet breakfast to aperitif, including quality lunches!

Location: Rue des Minimes 2, 1000 Bruxelles. Opening hours: Sunday to Thursday 08:00 - 00:00, Friday to Saturday 08:00 - 01:00.

Chez Franz

We could spend the entire day at Chez Franz. This is a popular neighborhood bar for locals, as it is surrounded by classic Brussels residences. On Sundays, its 'homey' welcome and delightful tiny balcony are a must for its famous breakfast.

A bar as we like them, in the heart of one of the most charming districts of Brussels

Location: Av. du Haut-Pont 30, 1050 Ixelles, Belgium. Opening hours: Monday to Friday 08:00 - 23:00, Saturday to Sunday 10:00 - 23:00.

The rooftop of the Beursschouwburg

The perfect fantasy location: a spot to relax, dine, drink, and occasionally watch some open-air movies! The terrace, which is located on the top level of the Beursschouwburg, is a budget-friendly summer retreat. Take advantage of your stay to learn about a vibrant and unique cultural program.

The rooftop terrace opens in the warmer Summer months as a nice place to spend the night out

Location: Auguste Ortsstraat 20/28, 1000 Brussel, Belgium. Opening hours: Monday to Tuesday 10:00 - 18:00, Wednesday to Saturday 24 hours.

Enjoy spring in Brussels!

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