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Sam's Café

We believe this building is NO LONGER a pub

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Chimay - BlueExcellent3
Picture 1. Sam's Café, Brussels, Belgium

Visits Details

23 Jan 2018 (Stephen Harris)
Iíve been in Brussels for three days, but my first chance to visit any sort of bar was here, where I could keep an eye on the progress of the Eurostar check-in queue.
Chimay - Blue9.00ExcellentA 2017 vintage bottle and on excellent form I thought.
19 Oct 2015 (ChrisE)
I was early for my train and remembered Stephen Harris's comments about this place and decided to give it a try. It is certainly not a place to which I would normally visit as it mainly a cafeteria style eating establishment. Very busy at the time of my visit but I managed to get a seat inside to avoid being pestered by the beggars outside.
Chimay - Blue9.00ExcellentExactly as described by Stephen Harris although I must confess I did not check the vintage on the bottle.
13 Oct 2015 (Stephen Harris)
I have passed this bar hundreds of times over the years without ever having gone in. But tonight I am early for my train to London, but not early enough to venture further afield in search of a better bar.
Chimay - Blue9.00ExcellentFrom a bottle. 2015 vintage: fresh and very well-carbonated. With the yeast and sediment all poured in (important to do this with this beer I think) it had much of the character I was beginning to think had been lost from this beer. Rich, spicy, warming and just a hint of sourness.

About the Sam's Café

The pub sign. Sam's Café, Brussels, Belgium

Summary of Beer Scores


The pub is found in Brussels, Belgium, 1060.

Railway station café bar situated within Brussels Midi station, right by the Eurostar ticket barriers.

We have visited this pub 3 times, seen 1 beer and tried it.

Map location

Postcode: 1060