The 5 best cake shops in Brussels

1) Nicolas Arnaud

French pastry chef Nicolas Arnaud has opened a classic Parisian pâtisserie in the heart of the Châtelain district. Once voted Europe’s best pastry chef, Arnaud creates sublime chocolate cakes and fruit tarts in a small workshop at the back of the shop. Customers range from local couples hosting a dinner party to the French ambassador.

colourful cakes from Nicolas Arnaud

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