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Passade

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Belgian, European, French, International, Bistro, Diner
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Brusselsesteenweg 301, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
+32 15 21 21 85
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wine and Beer
Description: Food-Drinks-Events Taste life, it's delicious!

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  • 31
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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This was a return visit and my memory didn't fail me - Passade's just as good. Our family meal (with two young kids) was exquisitely cooked, beautifully presented and attentively served by the freindly yet professional waiter. They say you should never go back, and perhaps some of the "first time... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
George H
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Mechelen, Belgium
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Mechelen, Belgium
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106 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This was a return visit and my memory didn't fail me - Passade's just as good. Our family meal (with two young kids) was exquisitely cooked, beautifully presented and attentively served by the freindly yet professional waiter. They say you should never go back, and perhaps some of the "first time magic" was gone, but I thoroughly recommend Passade whether... More 

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Bonn, Germany
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This venue, just off the to the Antwerp-Brussels highway E19, has a big parking lot. Though quite big, the restaurant is nicely furnished and gives the impression of being quite a lot smaller than it actually is. Different corners have different atmospheres. The reception was very friendly and professional. The menu offers a variety of traditional French/Belgian cuisine, with forays... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

Central location, with convenient adequate parking. Large rooms with neat, quality furnishings. Was enjoyable to sit outside on the terrace in early Spring sunshine. Friendly, attentive service with an interesting menu selection to have a choice available for everyone. Portion size was good and well presented. Reasonably priced with a good quality vs value proposition.

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Warsaw, Poland
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101 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

First visit to Passade, on arrival warm welcome and quick service of drinks. The variety of food was good, presented well. The service was efficient but not rushed and a great selection of wines.

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Holsbeek, Belgium
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53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

The best thing about this place is its location. It's just off the highway between Brussels and Antwerp. So ideal for a quick meeting if you're looking for a place to eat or meet between those 2 cities. I judge a restaurant by its vegetarian options and they are close to non existent in this case apart from the traditional... More 

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Antwerp Province, Belgium
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I visited Passade for lunch with a bunch of my friends. And I must admit that I had one of the best meal. The ambiance of this restaurant is superb!! The staff is very co-operative and friendly. Lovely place. It won't disappoint you. Visiting again soon :)

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Mechelen, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

stopped a few times for a quick lunch, atmosphere quit dark, nice noisy terrace outside but the passing cars and trucks make it too noisy. Food looks great but tastes average. Service ok. Rather expensive for the food you get.

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Mechelen, Belgium
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106 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I found Passade by accident - I drove past it a few times and since the car park was always full, I thought I'd try it. It's a great place - wonderful atmosphere, tastefully decorated and providing great service from helpful and professional staff. We went as a family, and the menu catered for all our tastes, including the 5... More 

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Lichtaart, Belgium
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The location invites people to arrive in a car, very convinient. It does not look anywhere as nice from the outside as it is on the inside. The service is good, the menu very varied with 'surf and turf', which is not so common in Belgium. Wine list to go with the large choice of food.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We took the 3-course menu for €32 (drinks excluded). Only the amuse and dessert were any good. The starter was a salmon carpaccio that tasted like nothing (unless you expect salmon to be watery). The main dish contained scampis that were still cold (from the freezer). None of the dishes had any vegetables worth mentioning. I wonder whether any of... More 

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Additional Information about Passade

Address: Brusselsesteenweg 301, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
Phone Number: +32 15 21 21 85
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Mechelen
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $20 to $39
Cuisine: Belgian, European, French, International, Bistro, Diner

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Brusselsesteenweg 301, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Mechelen
  • Phone Number: +32 15 21 21 85

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $20 to $39
  • Cuisine: Belgian, European, French, International, Bistro, Diner

Description

Food-Drinks-Events Taste life, it's delicious!
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?