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All 147 Mechelen Restaurants

Den Stillen Genieter

Nauwstraat 9, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
015/21.95.04
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Ranked #24 of 147 Restaurants in Mechelen
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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English first
Mechelen, Belgium
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88 reviews 88 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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
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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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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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244 reviews 244 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 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
62 helpful votes 62 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 via mobile

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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Additional Information about Den Stillen Genieter

Address: Nauwstraat 9, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
Phone Number: 015/21.95.04
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Mechelen
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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