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Jan De Volksschilder

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Belgian, European
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Mechelsebaan 127, Keerbergen 3140, Belgium
+32 15 51 38 37
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jan de volksschilder has a Very broad menu ranging from all sorts of meat dishes to fish to pasta... But you should really try the ribs, they are known for it, they are all you can eat and you have a variety of seasonings/Sauces you can get them made with. Not too expansive, young vibrant Staff. All by all a... More 

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Thank Cédric G
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

I had mussels from the Chef (+€3: curry powder, garlic & cream). Mussels were large & tasty, a few with sand in them. No fresh fries. Dip sauce; +€0,5 I paid almost €30 for mussels with 1 drink (Duvel). Maybe the reason why they don't publish prizes on their website? Staff is friendly and service is correct. Location is next... More 

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Thank de_wereld_van_bart
Keerbergen, Belgium
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41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The house for ribs in all taste ,upstairs a place where one can take a drink before eating.Can be quite busy in weekends ,reservation is a must.

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Thank jlanciers
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Recommended for Ribs ! Delicious caramel ribs ...eat anytime! Make a reservation ! Decoration a bit coome si comme ca ,,,but the food makes up for it Mmm

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Thank Marian B
Keerbergen, Belgium
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Excellent service, pleasant no-nonsense atmosphere, good value for money. Great mussels. Limited parking space.

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Thank Filip N
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Eat here once a year or so when visiting family in nearby Bonheiden. The mussels are always fresh and cooked to perfection.

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Thank Cmflying
Leuven, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 6 July 2015

I've heard from a lot of people/friends that the ribs are very good. Also the reviews said they were good. So i had to try it. But unfortunately it was a big disappointment. The ribs were big, but very dry. After 1/3 of the rib, we had enough of it. If you want to eat ribs, just go to Amadeus.... More 

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Thank Ming P
Mechelen, Belgium
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231 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2015

If you like ribs, this is where you have to be. More than 10 different ways prepared. Kids (!) love it

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Thank Paul V
Tremelo, Brabant, Belgium
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2015

after a year or two, we went back to this restaurant ,years ago we came here more often,but now it was a bit longer. we fell a bit disappointed because, the spareribs were too dry, service was not bad but quality of the food was much less than before, sorry it will take another few years before we come back

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Spareribs were good and plenty but lacked a bit of finesse in the taste. Lots of choice in the sauce to go with your ribs.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Belgian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mechelsebaan 127, Keerbergen 3140, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Keerbergen
  • Phone Number: +32 15 51 38 37

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