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Kasteel Diependael

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French, Belgian
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Tervuursesteenweg 511, Elewijt 1982, Belgium
015-611771
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Restaurant in the Kasteel Diependael -

I have known this place for many year, but haven't been there lately. With friends from abroad I went back there last month and we have no regrets! Still very good food, nice setting and friendly/professional staff. Can surely be recommended!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
Otto B
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Waterloo, Belgium
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English first
Waterloo, Belgium
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243 reviews 243 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I have known this place for many year, but haven't been there lately. With friends from abroad I went back there last month and we have no regrets! Still very good food, nice setting and friendly/professional staff. Can surely be recommended!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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98 reviews 98 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We spent New Years eve at Kasteel Diependael, they served a special menu including wines and champagne. The setting is very cosy, we did find it a little bit too full but the food was fantastic, the staff very correct. They only thing we found a little odd was that when making the reservation in oktober we had to make... More 

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Mechelen, Belgium
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

An very beautiful setting. Every dish in the menu was extremely tasteful, the selection of accompanying wines perfect. Friendly and professional service. A restaurant which deserves its reputation. Sincerely recommended.

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Mechelen
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66 reviews 66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

At only a few kilometers from my home town Mechelen, I discovered this lovely place thanks to a Bongo coupon. My wife and I were enchanted right from the beginning. This 'kasteel' is in fact an 18th century hunting pavillion with a modern glass pavillion extension where we found our place. The rest of the dinner guests were sitting outside... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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68 reviews 68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

It was a long time ago i visited this restaurant just 8 km from my village away. I choose for the symphony menu and i can say this was definitely a pleasure of many tastes. 3 amuses and five courses full of discovery. The menu let my tongue raste and sing with pleasure and full symphony. You get really quality... More 

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Brussels Belgium
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90 reviews 90 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I ate lunch here with my wife and her godmother. We last ate here in 2007 for a Sunday lunch and whilst it was nice we weren't wildly enthusiastic, this time it was much better. As everyone has said, it's a beautiful restaurant, very nicely decorated. We took the 50euro lunch menu with wine - the wine was an extra... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Was taken here whilst attending a meeting at the elewijt centre, the building is beautiful & the service was very good. The food was lovely, starter was a fusion with poached salmon, risotto & a curried sauce. Main was steak small but nicely cooked with veggies, small portions but tends to be the way at this sort of restaurant. Desert... More 

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Mechelen, Belgium
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

We were here with two guests, the environment is superb, very nice tables, a very beautiful restaurant. I felt just like I was at home, the hostess was very friendly, also the staff. They didn't disturb the guests, what I prefer, I don't like that people are disturbing al the time at the table. The food was very good, nice... More 

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Europe
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83 reviews 83 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

This restaurant is situated at the end of drive way on a busy road.. The old fashioned sign on the road does not match the beautifull house at the end of the drive way. . We have eaten here already a few times and there were some ups and downs in the past. The last meal we had however was... More 

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Belgium
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223 reviews 223 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2011

I had been to this place before and while it was not always very consistent in its quality, it had been generally quite good. This time however it was different. Was it because it was a lunch, and our company was a bit late (arriving at 1:30p) ? We all took the lunch menue. First, we could not escape the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Tervuursesteenweg 511, Elewijt 1982, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Elewijt
  • Phone Number: 015-611771

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 122
  • Cuisine: French, Belgian

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