Things to see and do - Anderlecht
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Anderlecht Travel guide
Anderlecht : Michelin's recommendations
On the western side of Brussels, Anderlecht has a charming centre around St-Guidon and Astrid Park, as well as industrial areas along the canal, and a former abattoir which is now a market. Thanks to football, certain capitals have districts that are almost as famous as the cities themselves: Boca (Buenos Aires), Chelsea (London) and, in the case of Brussels, Anderlecht with its Constant Vanden Stock stadium. Founded in 1908, Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht has won many trophies.
Tourist attractions Anderlecht : Things to see and do
r. du Chapitre 31
Built in 1468 and enlarged in 1515, the "Swan" belonged to the Anderlecht Chapter, whose members and illustrious guests lodged here. In 1521, its most famous visitor gave it its current name: Erasmus. Behind its brick walls, the interior ev..
pl. de la Vaillance
A 19C spire tops this 14C-15C Flamboyant Gothic church. In the Lady chapel are 15C frescoes depicting the Life of St Guidon, who died in 1012 and is venerated as the patron saint of peasants and protector of horses. The late-11C crypt is the site of ..
r. Gheude 56
The capital's last surviving artisanal brewery, where visitors can see the manufacturing processes involved in the making of traditional lambic, kriek, gueuze and faro.
Chaussée de Ninove 685 B - 1070 Brussels
Located 5 km from Brussels’ Grand-Place, Hôtel Phénix provides soundproof rooms with free WiFi and a modern décor. Brussels-South Train Station is a 10-minute drive from this design hotel. Each room comes with a flat-screen TV and a telephone. The b..
bd Prince de Liège 61 B - 1070 Anderlecht
Herman Dedapper isn't afraid of thinking outside the box. Omnipresent in the dining room, he always wore his chef's hat until passing it onto his right hand man. He is still the owner, and nowadays also the sommelier! Don't miss the 'Brouette' menu, ..
av. Théo Verbeeck 2 B - 1070 Anderlecht
Anderlecht Football Club does more than play a good game of football because the ground's Tribune 2 is home to Saint Guidon - a fine classical restaurant. Good produce, consummate preparation and refined flavours: the chef is clearly worthy of the Pr..
pl. de la Résistance 14 B - 1070 Anderlecht
This former chippy has been turned into a delightful vintage-style bistro by René who takes us back in time to an era when cooking was simple and unfussy. Mussels, steak and nourishing stews are all served with generous portions of French fries - a t..
r. Ropsy-Chaudron 49 B - 1070 Anderlecht
This characterful brasserie is a fine example of multicultural Brussels. In the kitchen David Martin creatively and masterfully prepares food that mingles influences from Japan and Burgundy. He seeks to enhance excellent produce, among which is red m..