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De Volksbond

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Ieperstraat 26 | 8980, Zonnebeke 8980, Belgium
51 77 98 38
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Description: Traditional Flemish resturant, opposite the entrance to the Passendale...
Traditional Flemish resturant, opposite the entrance to the Passendale Museum, Flanders
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  • 16
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  • 12
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great coffee and hot chocolate

Popped in for a coffee before visiting the museum - nice welcome - great coffee nicely presented and super hot chocolate

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Kris B
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Alton, United Kingdom
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31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Alton, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Popped in for a coffee before visiting the museum - nice welcome - great coffee nicely presented and super hot chocolate

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Ghent, Belgium
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92 reviews 92 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The atmosphere of this old style village meeting place brought me back to the 1970's including the menu with typical Flemish food and a superb choice of Belgian beers. Located 200 yds from the large World War 1 museum it is a very nice place to have a brasserie meal. Prices are very reasonable for such a busy tourist location... More 

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Isleworth, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

we visited Ypres this am and the were on our way to Tyne cot all I can say is Wow! Service was fast and impeccable. Great find!

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Shenfield
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Lovely resurant opposite the Paschendale Muesum. Food was very good. Excellant homemade burgers. Ideal for a lunchtime meal. Approx £30 for 2. But excellant quality & service.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

JUst across the road from the Museum buildings you will find this hostelry which serves wonderful Flemish beef stew washed down with Belgian beers & anything else you fancy; The food was good & very large portions to say the least. The staff couldn't be more friendly - worth every penny!

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

We attended the Last Post at Ypres and were half hoping to stumble across an open restaurant on the way back to our accommodation. We passed this one, which looked very inviting and turned around and went in. Staff were extremely friendly and the food was fabulous. Very good value, huge portions and excellent service. The restaurant was lively and... More 

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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136 reviews 136 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We stopped here after visiting the nearby Passendale museum. It was a beautiful sunny day, so sat outside and watched the seemingly endless parade of tractors passing by. We just had a quick sandwich, but the bread was fabulous, seemed like home made. The beer selection was very impressive, and the waitress was very good.

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Belgium
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We stopped here for a drink before going to local museum. Huge pint sized glasses of Pepsi and of water, great value! Also hubby has a slice of meringue pie which was glorious! Free wifi too as I sit and write this review. Great location across from pass gendarme memorial museum

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Canada
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

I always cherish restaurants that are recommended by local residents and this is no exception. I sat down and received the menu, which is entirely in Flemish. The hostess, who spoke excellent English, said she would gladly translate for me. I asked for a typical Flemish meal and she suggested either the chicken or beef stew. I had the beef... More 

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Bath, England, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Very good service, varied and good value snacks and meals - well worth a stop after the museum visit. The bread is excellent!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ieperstraat 26 | 8980, Zonnebeke 8980, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Zonnebeke
  • Phone Number: 51 77 98 38

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Belgian

Description

Traditional Flemish resturant, opposite the entrance to the Passendale Museum, Flanders

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