Food & Drink

The Best Food in Belgium: 10 Things You Should Eat

Boulet au Sauce Lapin / Balletjes op Luikse Wijze
Boulet au Sauce Lapin
What is it: Meatballs served in a special sauce made with ingredients that include brown sugar, onion, Sirop de Liège, and vinegar

Anguilles au Vert / Paling in’t Groen
Paling in't Groen
What is it: Eel in green sauce .

Carbonade flamande / Stoverij
Stoverij
What is it: Beef stew cooked with beer and other ingredients

Frites / Frieten
Frites / Frieten
What is it: Fries

Moules-frites / Mosselen-friet
Moules-frites
What is it: Mussels and fries

Sirop de Liège / Luikse Siroop
Sirop de Liège
What is it: Jelly made from fruit juices like apples and pears among others.

Speculoos
Speculoos
What is it: Cookies

Stoemp
Stoemp
What is it: A mix of mashed potatoes and vegetables

Tarte au Riz / Rijsttaart
Tarte au Riz
What is it: Sweet flan with custard-like fillings

Tomate-crevette / Tomaat-garnaal
Tomaat-garnaal
What is it: Raw tomato with shrimp and mayonnaise stuffing

Waffles
Waffles
What is it: Brussels waffle or Liège waffle

Waterzooi
Waterzooi
What is it: Fish stew with a creamy consistency