BEST TERRACES IN BRUSSELS
With summer just around the corner, days have got longer and the weather is treating us to warmer temperatures. On a sunny day the whole city comes alive and everyone’s seeking the perfect spot to enjoy the sunlight. Here are the best terraces in Brussels to soak up the sun!
Located close to Place Sainte-Catherine, one of the most beautiful areas in downtown Brussels, the terrace of De Markten is the perfect place for a pit-stop between shopping, a quick bite or a cup of coffee under the shade of trees. > Read the full review here <
Located atop a bowling centre, Play Label is a pop up bar that opens its doors during the summer and welcomes the Bruxellois to celebrate the sunshine with cocktails and electronic music. > Read the full review here <
Pin Pon’s large terrace remains peaceful, even when crowded. Just off the Place du Jeu de Balle in the Marolles, you can combine your visit there with a some antique shopping at the flea market during the weekends. > Read the full review here <
The terrace of Cook & Book is spacious and a great spot for both parents and book lovers. After browsing through their vast collection of books you can enjoy a lovely meal outdoors and if you’re lucky enough, find a free chaise longue for a spot of sunbathing. > Read the full review here <
Cafe Belga is a Brussels institution and the landmark of Place Flagey. Always busy, unpretentious and with one of the largest terraces in the city, it’s a great choice for people watching. > Read the full review here <
This is probably the best place to while away a sunny afternoon. Hope on the ferry connecting the Bois de la Cambre to the restaurant and you’ll find yourselves soaking up the sun in one of the best parks in Brussels. > Read the full review here <
A real gem in Uccle! This modern wine bar serves delicious small dishes and natural wine that you can enjoy in the spacious terrace. An oasis of calm away from the busy city centre. > Read the full review here <
The second branch of La Fabrique is one of the best brunch spots in Brussels and also a really nice place for lunch or a coffee break. The terrace is spacious and bathed in sun overlooking the beautiful Egmont park. > Read the full review here <
On the top floor of the Jam Hotel, you’ll find a rooftop terrace where you can enjoy cocktails and relax on the sundecks. Perfect spot for a drink or two with friends when the weather is nice! > Read the full review here <
A short walk away from Saint-Catherine square and Rue Antoine Dansaert, this is a great spot to soak up the sun and enjoy a Belgian beer while people-watching. Beware though, it does get busy on weekends! > Read the full review here <
If you pass by the Parvis de Saint-Gilles, you can’t really miss this spot. Just make sure to look for the terrace with the bright yellow chairs – one of the best spots to soak up the sun in Brussels. The interior is beautifully designed (and very instagramable) too! > Read the full review here <
Have you tried any of these places? What are your favourite terraces to hang out on a sunny day in Brussels?