Bozar Brasserie I don’t spend much time in fine dining places these days, but when a brasserie with a Michelin star caught my eye I thought I’d give it a look.Bread Called Bozar Brasserie, it’s part of Brussels’ multi-arts complex Musees Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. The brasserie’s name is a homophone for the Beaux-Arts …

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Beer Times in Brussels I had a brief stay in Brussels a couple of years ago and I’d been underwhelmed. This was mainly because my tried and tested method of aimless wandering did not return its usual gold. Orval cheese This time I had things much more structured once I’d mentioned I was in town …

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J.E.F InteriorOn the recommendation of the barman at Jigger’s, I made the short journey from the historich centrum ‎of Gent to J.E.F for a quick lunch before playing with the Belgian trains on my journey home to Scotland. I’d booked for lunch precisely on midday, so was the first luncher to arrive. The place immediately …

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Eat Love Pizza Eat your hear outAfter a long day at the Belgian salt mines, I was in need of a meal that was not too complicated but would quickly bring pleasure. Pizza seemed to fit the bill. I stumbled upon a place called Eat Love Pizza which given it was rammed with men and …

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Jigger’s Noble Drugstore Exterior during the dayI’m always keen to seek out cocktail bars in new cities. Sadly on my trip to Gent the days didn’t fall favourably for putting more than one place through its paces. But I’m confident that Jigger’s Noble Drugstore is one of the best in the city so I was …

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