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Belgian, Dutch, Cafe, European, Bar
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Marktstraat 28, Genk 3600, Belgium
+32 89 85 23 35
8:30 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 1:00 am
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531 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

I was staying in a hotel just outside Genk during a weekend course and decided to pop in to gab a coffee and a light lunch while reading a couple of chapters of my book. Sat outside (super warm halogen heaters) and was really warm, which isn't bad for Mid October. Friendly staff with adequate English for me to order... More 

Thank Thebates22
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126 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

We had excellent mussels, looking a the same time to the EK on a great TV screen in front of terrace. Ambiance was great and we enjoyed. Service was ok and fast. In 3 days we went 2 times so this rates it enough.

Thank Leon W
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Cool place , nice service .. friendly People in feels good to be here in General . Breakfast can be recommended ..

Thank Mehmet Kursat P
london, england
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66 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

I popped in here one lunch time for a coffee and a snack, they have the most amazing vanilla latte machiattos, absolutely delicious. The food here is also very tasty and fresh, we came back here a few times and it was good every time. You can sit inside or outside and there are heaters so its not cold at... More 

Thank winnery26
Dilsen-Stokkem, België
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

Went often to this place - you could call it a "Brasserie". Good pricing. Excellent service. Fast and nice. A lot of outdoor tables in the summer.

Thank NicoStassen
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

We visited this Restaurant on our third evening in Genk with 10 friends. We had not booked but were maybe out of season. A very welcoming atmosphere, lively but not too loud so ideal if you are on your own, for couples or groups. The waiters were readily on hand if needed but not overbearing. The food was absolutely beautiful,... More 

Thank Julie F
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136 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2016

this bistro is a busy place and you can see why, good service, nice food, we would have eaten again but it was full. make a reservation! carbonara and lasagne were good. mushrooms on toast with cream and bacon very good!

Thank mike r
Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2016

Arrogant service, mediocre food, only advisable for a quick drink on the terrace if all other places are full. Bad service in general but this evening was the worst of all. On 30/12 at 22:30h chased away by the waiter while 40 people in total were still present.. Closing hour that day was 1:00h. They put Off the outside heating... More 

Thank Claudia R
Maaseik (Belgium)
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170 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2015

There is always a good choice of excellent plates at this place. Service is fast and friendly, food is good, atmosphere is good (although not always very cosy), prices a very reasonable

Thank Jos K
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136 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Been here a few times now. The food is okay-ish, the service is below what it should be. Can't really recommend this place to be honest...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, Dutch, Cafe, European, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 am - 1:00 am
8:30 am - 1:00 am
8:30 am - 1:00 am
8:30 am - 1:00 am
8:30 am - 1:00 am
8:30 am - 1:00 am
8:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marktstraat 28, Genk 3600, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Limburg Province  >  Genk
  • Phone Number: +32 89 85 23 35

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