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Cafe Storm

$$ - $$$, Cafe,
Hanzestedenplaats 5 | Mas, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 231 43 00
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good34%
  • Average26%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
19 Nov 2017
“Interior design could have been better”
11 Nov 2017
“Good location, Cozy atmosphere, Great view”
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CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Belgian, European, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Hanzestedenplaats 5 | Mas, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 19 November 2017

We came here after visiting MAS, as it is right next to the museum, for drinks. The service was nice, but the drinks, cappuccino and hot chocolate, were average. Also the interior design, and especially the lighting, could have been better.More

Thank Katrien S
JanMMJ, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Dear Katrien, Great that you liked our service...! We serve Illy (100% arabica); please let us know what we can do better. We were finalist at the Bar and Restaurant Design Awards in Londen, and newspapers and (interior) magazines featured our interior (The New York...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

I think the title really says it all. My experience with the Café Storm was very comfortable. We sat on the inside with a good view. It's the perfect atmosphere for a relaxing evening meal and chat. We also didn't wait very long for our...More

1  Thank ente38
JanMMJ, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Oh, many thanks for the review...! Very happy with your text. So next time, try one of our soups and visit the MAS museum. Both are worth to explore ;-)

Reviewed 6 July 2017

It took about half an hour to get simple soft drinks. Then around another forty to get a quiche with salmon and broccoli. The quiche was tasty but it must have been a vegetarian version of it as there was not a single piece of...More

Thank Kleekot
JanMMJ, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Dear Sebastian, Thanks for your reviews. We are definitely not 'a resto/bar at the museum which doesn't care about its clientele...'. We do have many regular customers, not only MAS visitors. And our STORM team is working véry hard to give a good service. Again,...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

When going to Café Storm you most definitely have to order the goat cheese ciabatta or the red curry. Both dishes are heavenly! I have also been in Storm in the evening during one of their parties (not every weekend, you have to check their...More

Thank Charlie_ZS
JanMMJ, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Many thanks for your nice review Charlie...!

Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

This cafe is located in the building of the Mas museum. There is a good range of draught beers and drinks. After a visit to the museum we enjoyed sheltering from the rainy weather in here. The cava and beer were good, the staff were...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
JanMichiels, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016

Dear Laura, Thanks for your kind review... Hope to see you soon for lunch ;-) Best regards, Jan / STORM

Reviewed 29 March 2016

Great cafe, lovely location. Service suffered a little when we were there but it was a very busy day for them (Easter Sunday). Most importantly: GF bread options available! I had soup, was delicious.

Thank Ailbhe R
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We'd gone to the observation terrace at MAS & decided to have lunch in the cafe. Very pleased we did - very tasty panini and a good range of beers. My wife enjoyed the coffee and apple cake. Prices were reasonable. Recommended.

Thank Voigt
JanMichiels, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2016

Dear Voigt, Many thanks for your nice STORM review...! Hope to see you soon in Antwerp. Warm regards, STORM-team

Reviewed 18 December 2015

Wonderful location and sweet staff,great tasty food ,huge portion,clean ,very exotic choice ,very chic customers

Thank florence v
JanMichiels, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2015

Hello, Many thanks for your *****review... This makes my day...;-) All the best, Jan / STORM

Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

We had 2 coffees on the sunny terrace and they were ok. The service however lacked friendliness, inspiration and motivation. You are lucky if they spot you from the first time, if not, waive again and again. Either their shift was almost over or they...More

Thank Tony J
JanMichiels, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2015
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Beste mevrouw, mijnheer, Bedankt voor je feedback. We betreuren dat je niet de service kreeg waarop elke STORM-bezoeker recht heeft...More

Reviewed 13 July 2015

The coffee, mind you, is fine, but service is casual. One gets the feeling that one is not really welcome and that the staff would rather be left alone.

2  Thank JPGuillaume
JanMichiels, Eigenaar at Cafe Storm, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2015

Hello, Many thanks for your feedback...! Unfortunately the service could be better, sorry for the inconvenience. All the best, Café STORM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, Belgian, European, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hanzestedenplaats 5 | Mas, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 231 43 00
  • E-mail
Description
The STORM museum cafe is the new 'place to be' in the Eilandje district. Comfortable leather benches invite visitors to reflect on their visit of MAS. But you can also head there with colleagues after a hectic working day or enjoy a moment of peace and quiet before or after a day's shopping on the terrace. Architect Kurt Hereygers used a mix of 'rich' and 'poor' materials for the cafe's interior: leather, oak, mirrors, multiplex and concrete, finished in warm hues. The eye-catching feature is the huge wall cabinet. The menu features small, healthy and seasonal fast food dishes in addition to Illy coffee, Oxfam Fair Trade juices and beers, alcoholic beverages and wine.
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