The Area of Dansaert! Part 2 Let's go to Sainte Catherine

Posted on 29.06.2015

Bubbling districts in Brussels

The most popular  street in the area is « Antoine Dansaert »…but it is not the only one! 

We have also given you several addresses around the area which will take you on a pleasant walk during your weekend.

And now, let's go to...


Sainte Catherine :


L’herboriste Desmecht 

Place Sainte-Catherine 10, 1000 Bruxelles. 
T 02 511 29 59

When you walk in the door of this ancient  herbalist’s shop more than 150 years old, you feel projected into a past and forgotten in time. The smell of spices gives this “natural pharmacy” a suprising and picturesque charm.


La Centrale for contempory art 

Place Sainte-Catherine 44, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 279 64 35

A former power plant converted into a museum of contemporary art. This unique place will motivate you to discover the many disciplines of visual arts.



Rue Sainte-Catherine 36, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 511 74 98

Open the door and discover covered shelves of fresh mushrooms of high quality. The big starred Brussels’ restaurants shop there.


La Boulangerie Charli 

Rue Sainte-Catherine 34, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 513 63 32

The ingredients are bio and of good quality.  The ambiance is welcoming and contemporary and you can follow the production of these products from A to Z.


De Noordzee 

Rue Sainte-Catherine 45, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 513 11 92

Seafood “à la plancha”, fresh high quality fish carefully cleaned, filleted and shelled. All of this accompanied by a good glass of chilled wine.


Ellis Gourmet 

Place Sainte-Catherine 4, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 514 23 14

A charming place where you can taste lots of burgers in season for big appetites, the special of the chef for the curious, and a big choice for vegetarians.


And others…. :


Bar Bravoo 

Rue d'Alost 7, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 0488 675 070

A bar for music lovers  !
Jazz music and high quality products wonderfully describe this place. The decor is made up of  recycled objects which makes the place very amusing.


Le Super marché Kam Yuen 

Rue de la Vierge Noire 4, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 512 58 33

It's the occasion for you to discover the charms of Asian flavours by entering this shop situated in the heart of Brussels’ Chinatown.



Place Saint Géry 1, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 0473 741 019

During the first Sunday of every month  it’s the Brussels Vintage Market!  A unique covered market where one can unearth vintage treasures.


La Droguerie Le Lion 

Rue de Laeken 55, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 217 42 02

Alibaba's Cave, where you will find everything for the home, and you will be seduced by the multitude of colour pigments to tint your clothes.


La Place du-Béguinage

Just a few steps away from the very noisy Rue Laeken, you will discover the quiet
of the little Italy of Brussels : la place du Béguinage.  A charming church, long  narrow streets, and small Italian restaurants covering the square. A postcard of a life-size Italian country village.


Le Restaurant Les Filles 

Quai aux Pierres de Taille 7, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 210 11 12

 « Les Filles » are many things at the same time : tables "d’hôtes," grocery shop, cooking courses, gift baskets, delivery to the office, cooked meals for companies, only super ideas to discover.


La Terrasse du Roi des Belges 

Rue Jules van Praet 35, 1000 Bruxelles.
T 02 513 51 16

A Brussels’ bar ? No, maybe. This bar and its heated terrace located in Saint-Gery is ideal to sit in the sun, will be a real favourite with its relaxed atmosphere and its successful “afterworks”.