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Beer Brewery de Koningshoeven

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Address: Eindhovenseweg 3, 5056 RP Berkel-Enschot, The Netherlands
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+31 13 535 8147

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Pretty and delicious

Very funny and passionate tour guide, a pretty abbey, delicious lunches and monumental trappist beers. I recommend any beer, abbey or food lover to visit the place and take the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 9, 2016
Jeroen O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Very funny and passionate tour guide, a pretty abbey, delicious lunches and monumental trappist beers. I recommend any beer, abbey or food lover to visit the place and take the tour.

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Boxtel, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Sit down at the proeflokaal and enjoy a few of the best trappist beers this world has to offer. I have been here multiple times and was never disappointed. Great beer and great food as well. It might take some time before your food is served but this is only because the place can be crowded and the kitchen is... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Lovely place to visit, join a guided visit as well, and have lunch in the tasting room terrace. Good options of food, and of course all the beers made by this brewery. Absolutely a must if you're nearby and love beers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Hi beers enthusiasts! If you are in Holland thanyou should book visit to one of the 2 abbeys that are manufacturing beer according to Trappsit rules. La Trappe is manufactured in a 200y old monastery and is possible to visit the factory and the flow of production . I am recomanding you to book the tour with degistation and appetizer... More 

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oradea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

Is everything you can wish from a Trappist brewery, good beer and food too. Monastery can only be visited by organized groups, but the gift shop is a must.

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Etten-Leur, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

The atmosphere at the terras of the "proeflokaal" is great, good collection of nice La Trappe beer. The toor is very interesting, nice look inside the brewery. Group size could be smaller (max 40 prs).

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The Woodlands, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

This place is really nice to visit for having a quiet seating with some good Trappist beer. It can be busy, but you always find seating. If you like the outdoors then absolutely a yes. We had some mini croquettes (Dutch: bitterballen) and a cheese plate, both very nice; the cheese plate was really nice presented. If you have 2... More 

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Veldhoven, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

We continue to visit La Trappe. It is always high on the list of places to bring guests for a delicious lunch and to sample some Trappist beers. La Trappe is one of 10 Trappist breweries in the world, and though I have only been to a handful of these breweries, I believe it has one of the better proeflokaals... More 

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Breda
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

Abdij Onze Lieve vrouw van Koningshoven hosts a brewery, bakery, shop and restaurant. Very good lunches with lots of local or homegrown ingredients, as well as creative use of their excellent Trappisten beers. Lot' s of terrace space and a pleasant interior. It' s possible to join a guided tour in the "La Trappe" brewery. Whenever in Tilburg, visit thuis... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2016

Book the tour ahead of time! The tour comes with a pint of beer. A great explanation of the process, a short video and walk. As like every other abbaye, you can not actually go into the monastery. The tour into the old bakery, bottling rooms, and tan room was great! Yummy yummy food at the restaurant too!!

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