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Nauwstraat 9, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
015/21.95.04
Today
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed 6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 6:00 am - 12:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
no meals, only beers

no meals, only beers, will close down for completely reconstruction of the building, what a pity... should stay where is belongs in the heart of the city of Mechelen...

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
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Mechelen, Belgium
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Mechelen, Belgium
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94 reviews 94 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

no meals, only beers, will close down for completely reconstruction of the building, what a pity... should stay where is belongs in the heart of the city of Mechelen...

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Lisbon, Portugal
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I went there several times in a week and everytime I was stunished by the crazy environment inside. It's a dark, dusty place with a beer card with over 300 varieties and with the bar owner being literally the soul of the bar. You will find a 60 year old guy with some beer/crazy shirts that almost only understands beer... More 

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Milton Keynes
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Not a restaurant but a wonderfully scruffy no-nonsense traditional beer bar with fabulous beer choice (over 300) at very reasonable prices. Forget frills and fal-lals, just get down to the happy business of enjoying as many examples of Belgium's glorious beer heritage as your liver will stand. Situated in the lively Vismarkt area of Mechelen, the pub's name apparently translates... More 

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rochester, kent
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245 reviews 245 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

Was enticed by the huge beer menu. A dark and dingy place. Served by a lad who looked about 14 who couldnt speak any english and who seemed incapable of understanding beer names (unlike a customer who seemed to understand a ok). Asked for a Westveleteren blonde and a 12 - both were brought to the table in their glasses... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2012

Quiet place with random opening hours. It claims to serve 650 different beers at very reasonable prices. Could happily spend hours there.

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Smithtown, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2011

If you're looking to stay in Mechelen and try a variety of beer this is the place to go to. Also a few games to play like Monopoly and checkers...Huge selection with good prices and right by the center of the city. Doesn't serve food.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2008

A lot of beer from all over the world!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Nauwstraat 9, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Mechelen
  • Phone Number: 015/21.95.04
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 12:00 am

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