La Tentation and La Balsamine & Bonobo Bar Expats in Brussels would like you to discover two cultural places which we adore!

Posted on 10.09.2015

Cultural Centres

Dance courses, brunches with the family, theatre, choreography, etc..
If one of these items interests you, read our descriptions very carefully !


For those of you who choose the dance, it’s here you must go :


La Tentation


Located in the heart of Brussels, the building of La Tentation was originally a shop where fabrics were sold.

Today, La Tentation is a cultural centre in Brussels, an intergenerational place where people get together, exchange views and meet.

Their objective is to promote and develop interactive music and dance projects.

The dance and music courses take place every day of the week : tango, swing, salsa, flamenco, guitar, bagpipes….

You can also rent a room for private events, for personal parties, banquets, conferences, symposiums…and also marriages and baptisms….

One day per month La Tentation invites you to « Sunday Family Brunch », dedicated to the family, gastronomy and music. This takes place on Sunday between 11h and 14h. On the programme, a brunch followed by a show shared with the family.


Info ?

Rue de Laekensestraat 28 - 1000 Bruxelles
Tel : 02 223 22 75
For dance lessons :
For the brunch :


If you prefer the theatre, please read on :


La Balsamine 


La Balsamine is a multidisciplinary theatre supporting young artists. It’s located behind la place Dailly.

La Balsamine was built on the remains of a former military barrack. The building is surprising and the programming original, don’t hesitate to go there!

For the moment during 6 Wednesdays La Balsamine invites you to the local cinema. They suggest a break around the film and a debate. Entrance is free but please reserve !


Info ?

Avenue Félix Marchal 1 ,1030 Scharbeek
Tel : 02 732 96 18
Programmation :
Wednesday cinema :


In addition, take the opportunity of discovering a new bar in Uccle !


Bonobo Bar (new in Brussels)


A cocktail bar which also offers snacks of high quality and a carefully selected wine list.

- cocktails « of the week » in addition to the more classic ones

- Cocktails are made from first-class alcohols and fresh homemade fruit juice; The tapas are made up of artisanal products.

The Bonobo Bar offers a warm atmosphere in an original décor as well as a garden available in summer and winter (with a heated cover in winter).


Info ? 

Rue Vanderkindere 159
1180 Uccle
T 0476 95 68 64