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La Besace

$$ - $$$
Belgian, European
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Rue Haute 11, Crupet 5332, Belgium
+32 83 69 90 41
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Food is quite nice even though the waiting time is a bit long, almost 1 hour spent waiting for our food. We had ordered the chicken with 'sambre et meuse' sauce. Taste quite good. Staffs can't really communicate in English. There was a kind guest there explained to us in English what is being offered in the menu. Overall it's... More 

1 Thank Chong P
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352 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I had the coq with Meuse sauce. It was outstanding. Perfectly prepared protein, sauce had subtle notes of anise, great veg. My husband's beouf was tough :( Not as good a meal as the night before at Taverne-restaurant Relais Saint-Antoine, there in Crupet.

Thank Gigi K
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Nice restaurant, good value. I think everybody will find something on their cart. The owner and chef is very nice and friendly guy " and a good cook". I can recommend this restaurant at any time.

Thank Bernd V
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87 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

I was there few times,more than 10 times,and mostly we had truite fish and it was always very good,so good it became very successful place to be. But I can see it's going down,the last few times fish was not fresh,service below average,not kindly anymore,so I stopped going

Thank Marc B
Mechelen, Belgium
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

As all the reviews stated that the portions were so large, we didn't take a starter. The "special steak" was of a very good quality, accompanied by fries and a salad. Certainly to be recommended if you enjoy steak. As far as the portions are concerned, they are a bit more than average, but not huge. This way we could... More 

Thank BC1960
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47 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The speciality of this restaurant is its meat and we weren't disappointed. It gets busy even on a Sunday so book in advance.

Thank cbglos
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Good old style belgian cooking. Portions are very generous so beware if you intend to do starters and mains. Service though can be slow if the place is full so be prepared to be there for a while which is not always what you plan . The jambonneau should definitely be tried

Thank ALDLondon
Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 September 2014

it was a rainy evening and water was dripping in the restaurant. Buckets were used to collect water around the roaster and cooking area...

Thank PamBxl
Namur, Belgium
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2010

I like going there in the winter. Th open grill and the atmosphere makes me feel warm. I usually take a main dish and a desert if I still have room in my stomach. the meat which is grilled in front of the clients is just perfectly cooked and tender, usually served with a tasty but not too fatty sauce.... More 

1 Thank Gougouye
Zwevegem, Belgium
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2010

We went there for lunch after having read a positive review in a Belgian newspaper. We were not disappointed. They serve local food at very reasonable prices. It's recommended to go early or to make a reservation because the place fills up very quickly.

Thank hemsay .

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Belgian, European
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  • Address: Rue Haute 11, Crupet 5332, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Wallonia  >  The Ardennes  >  Namur Province  >  Crupet
  • Phone Number: +32 83 69 90 41

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?