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Bia Mara

Rue du Marche aux Poulets 41 | 1000 Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 502 00 61
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (285 reviews)
“tempura” (53 reviews)
“pollock” (15 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
Seafood, Fast Food, European, British
Rue du Marche aux Poulets 41 | 1000 Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good food and cozy place. I took the salmon with spice souce and French fries. Suggested to everyone (also tried the Antwerpen one)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best fish and chips I've had in a long time. A staff team passionate about there product. A good lunch

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were told to get there just after 6 pm in order to get a table without having to wait. The staff were friendly and very willing to explain the concept and the names of the fish on today's menu. He was knowledgeable and he...More

Thank Mariavandergraaf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bia Mara is a quirky little fish and chips restaurant that has great fish and chips. They offer sustainability fished varieties. The various fish available that is listed on a board. Each preparation comes with only one variety of fish. The favorites are panko coated,...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is packed, and they do not take reservations. There was a line when we arrived, but we didn’t have to wait long. However, once we were seated it took a while till we got our food. The service was very considering how crowded...More

Thank Lepand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Close at Grote Markt. Lovely staff. We enjoyed the food and drinks. High quality at a nice price. There's an A/C.

Thank KonstanceKaran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on the back of the great reviews on TA and I must say the food was fresh and good. However this was marred by the attitude of the young man who served us. He brought over the menus and said please don't order...More

Thank flashtastico
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were given the tip by our walking tour guide that this was a good place to dine in Brussels. It didn’t disappoint. The service was excellent, and fish and chips started from €12. The fish (fresh hake) was tasty and the servings were generous....More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were hyped to find a fish and chip place in the Brussels! So decided to go since the one in Antwerp doesn't open for lunch and we were only spending 1 day there. They definitely have a crowd for sure but it didn't take...More

Thank Vicky Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little eatery - fast foods of fish in tampura or panko. difrerent kinds of fish depending on the days catch. chips were FANTASTIC

Thank Libby T
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Questions & Answers
20 February 2018|
Response from Rik S | Reviewed this property |
No they don’t I really wish they did my girl is gluten free. BUT they have said it’s in the works and soon they will have a gluten free choice But the chips are gluten free
13 February 2018|
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Response from bellaverona | Reviewed this property |
It’s street level , but the tables are tight packed. I’m sure the could accommodate a wheelchair w some maneuvering of chairs.
15 March 2016|
Response from jeanluc1950 |
yes !!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Marche aux Poulets 41 | 1000 Brussels, Brussels 1000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 502 00 61
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Fresh Sustainable Fish & Chips Concept. Fresh fish only at our beloved restaurant where we are trying to change the style of traditional Fish & Chips by using our very own 'street food' interpretation of the classic British dish. We are influenced by cuisines & cultures from all over the world and love the challenge of creating new styles regularly. We have a small restaurant so we cannot take reservations. With 30+ recipes, 20+ sauces & over 25 types of sustainable fish that change weekly we hope you find your style! EAT MORE FISH. Bia Mara
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