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De Peerdestal

Wijngaardstraat 8, Antwerp, Belgium
+32 3 231 95 03
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Ranked #163 of 879 restaurants in Antwerp
Price range: $31 - $111
Cuisines: Belgian, French, Steakhouse
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

This place is located in a little side street close to the Cathedral. Nice decor. The menu is quite large, so most people should find something they like. However this place is famous for its meat. Quite a few varieties and cuts of dry aged beef are available. We had the Cote a l'Os for two. I asked for it... More

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Antwerp Province, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Dear Friends, As you might know by now, I love food! Food of great quality that is. I love to try out different cuisines while traveling. When I was in Antwerp I went to a restaurant called De Peerdestal that was highly recommended to me by some local friends and I must say, after going for dinner there, I totally... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Arrived without a reservation and ended up with probably the worst table in the entire restaurant. OK, no reservation, and it's Saturday night. So we dealt with it. Good meat -- and a couple of options for horse meat -- not something you find on every menu! First wine ordered was unavailable. Second wine was just OK. And we were... More

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Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The food here is good but the service, if I called it woeful would be far too complimentary. It is worse than that. OK Saturday night is busy but having to wait over an hour for the second course was almost a record for me. Luckily the customers behind us at the next table were kind enough to let us... More

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Durham NC (USA)
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65 reviews 65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This attractive restaurant, located on a small street near Grote Markt, has a nice array of seafood and fish specialties, including some fresh North Sea Oysters and some pasta/seafood dishes. Although not cheap, the bill for two with a very nice bottle of wine came to around 130€, which I consider not unreasonable for seafood. Our only complaint is that... More

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Fulwood
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Excellent restaurant, famed for its horsemeat (the name means The Horse Stable). We each had a horse steak and a glass of Crianza red wine and nothing else - this was divine. A restaurant with lots of character, good staff and a joy to visit.

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Southampton
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150 reviews 150 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

An unpretentious restaurant 2 mins from the centre, smallish with tiled floor, rustic walls and a central stone staircase with wrought-iron balustrade, large chandelier, soft seats and tablecloths. We chose the horse steak, a house speciality, tender and delicious with choice of sauce, or "Rossini" with Madeira sauce. Portions were ample and we did not need a dessert. (Looking around... More

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maenam
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

reunion with colleagues and theirs wife's from universal. good services, good food, good atmosphere, when you ask as adult a child menu you get it. easy to get there, in the middle of Antwerp. I enjoy it and my colleagues to.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

My wife and I were completely ignored by the staff for more than10 minutes before being shown to our table. We should have walked away then as this proved to indicative of how this restaurant regards their customers. A horrible evening, nice decor though, but thats the only thing this place has going for it.

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Ekeren, Antwerpen, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

In a very beautiful part of our beloved Antwerp is this very nicely decorated restaurant. Great steak! Only the level of service could be better, all the courses came so quickly, we mentioned we had time but no use, plate empty and there was the next one already! We finished our 3 course meal in about 40 minutes, were in... More

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