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Restaurant La Source

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Paalsteenlaan 90, Lanaken 3620, Belgium
+32 89 72 12 86
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Geel, Belgium
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a great lunch there. Royal service. Amazing food. Great wine pairing. Thank you for the vegetarian alternative. Will return.

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Thank tvh12
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Food was very good, so where the accompanying wines and service. But this is also to be expected at a 2-star (Michelin) restaurant. As I often frequent 1-star restaurants, my hopes were high for this 2-star restaurant, but I can't see the huge difference except that the price is double. So in this respect, I was slightly disappointed.

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Thank Ralph S
Hamburg, Germany
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

Definitely worth visiting. The food was amazing. Surprising dishes that gave an explosion of flavors. Staff was also wonderful, very friendly and excellent on consulting wines that fit to the dishes.

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Brussels, Belgium
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183 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016

perfect seating and outstanding service either in efficiency as in kindness. The menus are the top of the top. Each dish is a painting and the tastes are heavenly. Small portions with exquisite tastes and colours but, after the 5 of 6 course menu nobody leaves hungry. The variation in the menu and the wines are superb. A must for... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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96 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016

This was simply the best meal I have ever had! It was our valentine's dinner, the service was great, friendly and relaxed. Everything looked very organised and played down. We chose the 5 course menu and it was pretty enough since the amuse bouche are to count and were one of the best experience ever - well presented, orient flavoured... More 

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Bierges
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92 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2015

We ate here to celebrate my wife's birthday. The food was fabulous, the service truly outstanding, the sommelier's choices were excellent. Best pigeon dish we have ever tasted. This was one of the top two meals I have ever had (and that includes two and three starred Michelin restaurants). (The other was at Le Manoir de Quat' Saisons in the... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015

The last time we ate at La Source (last summer) we had to drive back to Brussels, so we had no chance to take much wine with the dinner. This time we stayed over in La Butte, so that we could really enjoy the full experience. And from first course to last, our meal was a complete and utter 'feast'... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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420 reviews
324 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2015

Situated in the La Butte aux Bois hotel, this starred restaurant offers wonderful food. Staff is very friendly and helpful, yet relaxed. The sommelier knows his business and is a great help choosing wines and others. We went for the Menu Gourmand. All dishes came nicely presented and were cooked to perfection. One of the best in the region!

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Lanaken, Belgium
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is exquisite. Very nice service, friendly people and art works on your plate. Especially the dessert was just and art piece that tasted very good. As for the hotel, a bit too old with painful hard beds at price level that is not in line with location and quality. So eat there get a taxi and stay at... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

We have been several times to this fantastic restaurant and it is definitely our favorite in Belgium. The location is just fabulous as you are surrounded by nature, it is beautiful. Service is perfect, the experience starts at the front door of this relais et chateaux where you are warmly welcomed and guided to the restaurant. The food is exquisite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$113
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paalsteenlaan 90, Lanaken 3620, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Limburg Province  >  Lanaken
  • Phone Number: +32 89 72 12 86

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