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De Reddende Engel

#104 of 1,062 Restaurants in Antwerp
Certificate of Excellence
French, Belgian, European
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Torfbrug 3, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Tue 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu - Fri 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is located right next to the cathedral and offers typical southern French food. Our food was very nice. They even had a vegetarian dish, and it was excellent (rare in a French restaurant). We had one main dish and a drink, and the cost came out at 50 euro for two.

Thank Ik-reis-te-veel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent lunch for our group of 22. The food was delicious and well presented in a friendly and cosy atmosphere. We will definitely be making a return visit.

Thank Susan V
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited the restaurant on a Friday evening with some trepidation as we were the only customers. It was our last night in Antwerp and we were hungry so we persevered. To our delight the food was superb. We had the Menu du jour despite my hesitation over White Asparagus soup, as I didn't like asparagus or soup. The soup... More 

Thank Claire B
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

After a total washed out rainy day this restaurant really made the difference. It's a lovely individual place. We had fantastic food, service and ambiance and were really happy with the 'find'. Unlike many other average looking restaurants in town, food was also reasonably priced. Would highly recommend it and hope one day we can return to Antwerp and visit... More 

Thank Darrell B
Brussels, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Cosy, informal interior with excellent service by a multilingual staff. The food -French cuisine based on seasonal ingredients- is simply delicious. Advise: go absolutely for one of the menu's. And while having a decent wine selection, their house wine will be more than satisfactory.

Thank info959
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

De reddende Engel was a nice experience. we had so many different dishes, from sea food to meat, fish, vegetables and dessert. Everything was so nicely presented, portions were ok and quality of food was super and very fresh. I recommend the Bouillabaisse Marseillaise

Thank Aline K
Antwerp, Belgium
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

A beautifully old fashioned restaurant cooking classic French provincial food. Originally from Marseille. Not flashy but so so good. Everything home made. It is so rare these days to find a restaurant where the chef can really cook well. This is such a find. Come.

Thank RichardMacey55
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82 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Well positioned restaurant near the cathedral. Large portions of good solid food. One of us had game, I had fish. We also had foie gras as an appetizer. The meal was more than satisfactory. What made the difference for us was the husband of the owner who had quite a sense of humor. We spent a good amount of time... More 

Thank Stephen B
Frederiksberg, Denmark
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359 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

I had rambled around talking about all the wonderful food in Antwerp and without planning we ended up in De Reddende Engel, which is located next to the awesome Cathedral of Antwerp. The interior was old fashioned or traditional Belgian, which was well suited in frame surrounding the cathedral and the premisses which date back to 1725. When we entered... More 

Thank Chokk
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Orded from the menu and no regrets! The cost was far enough. The house wine also great, we had 4 bottles!!!! I liked the desert and the intimate environment

Thank Luciana A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$47 - $156
French, Belgian, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Torfbrug 3, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +3232336630

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