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Belgian, European, French
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Van Schoonbekeplein 13, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32(0)3 3363302
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Antwerp Province, Belgium
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

We had the chef's inspiration. Four course with wine. Seafood, sweetbread, steak with caramelized onion risotto and a dessert of marscapone, merengue and berries. Everything was cooked perfectly. I'm pleased with the consistency of excellence in regards to food and service. I would most definitely recommend.

Thank Tim T
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

We are in Antwerp for work and were invited to dinner at Marcel. It has been beautiful weather here so we ate outside. The inside is gorgeous. It used to be the old Seamans Church and is now an Art Deco style building with class! The food was great! We chose the 5 course set menu and all the plates... More 

Thank Jimmie F
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

We had the Set Menu which had several choices and all of them were excellent as was the service. The place has a great atmosphere, friendly staff and the food was superb. This place is highly recommended.

Thank Avro105
Roeselare, Belgium
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130 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Splendid for those who like to be surprised. Very tasty things, worth their price. Friendly staff too.

Thank folker_lamote
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016

Dinner for 5: the food was excellent but the service was probably the worst I have experienced - patronising, rude and perfunctory.

Thank CarolynandGeoff
Solihull, United Kingdom
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532 reviews
416 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is housed in a pleasant period building close to the Mas museum. It appears to be very popular with locals, we were fortunate to get a table for lunch without a reservation. They do a three course good value lunch menu but it is possible to just have the main course. We both enjoyed Sea Bream and were... More 

Thank LauraDaveJames
Antwerp, Belgium
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

We had dinner with some friends and chose the 4 course menu with accompanied wines. There was plenty of choice and all dishes were of a high quality. The wines were ok and more than enough. Price wasn't cheap but certainly value for money. Staff was friendly.

Thank Walter B
Antwerp, Belgium
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111 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016

We had a business diner here with 14 people. The food was very nice. Also the old building is very beautiful so it's a great location. Staff were helpful and friendly. I was not a huge fan of the wines they were serving (they were ok but nothing special) and the evening we were there, there was a funny smell... More 

Thank JazzJumper
Boechout, Belgium
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125 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2016

We just had a business dinner at Marcel. Both in terms of quality as well as value for mony (menu at about 40-50€), Marcel is one of the best places to eat in Antwerp. The cuisine is creative, without losing focus on genuine ingredients. Quality is of high standard. The interior is of this former Seamens house is nicely preserved... More 

Thank DnA38
Quebec City, Canada
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

I was invited by colleagues and we had a great time. The restaurant looks classy and the staff was attentive - except it took an horrible time to grab the attention of our waiter to get the bill. The foot was good - maybe not exceptional for this price range.

Thank SHamel67

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, European, French
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Van Schoonbekeplein 13, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32(0)3 3363302

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