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't Kleine Genoegen

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French, Belgian, European
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Raamstraat 3, Hasselt 3500, Belgium
+32 11 22 57 03
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12:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Zonhoven, Belgium
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

For a special occasion in Hasselt this really is the place to be. The surprise menu is always an exquisite adventure of tastes. Service is also exceptional, friendly, knowledgeable but unobtrusive.

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Thank Kay K
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

We ate here with 11 adults for a wedding celebration. We had the 3-course menu of the week with adjusted wines. All the courses were delicious!! For women the quantity was enough, some of the men were still hungry in the end. Quality over quantity - however the prices are completely worth what you get. Will definitely be back! Great... More 

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Thank AlexandradB14
Hasselt, Belgium
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

This place has been around in the city of Hasselt for ages, and carries a good reputation. Given the fact that we had not been here before, even though we are locals who enjoy quite a bit of fine dining, and our venues of choice seemed to have their day off, we decided to give it a try. The place... More 

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Thank Chris H
Brussels, Belgium
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152 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

We were in December in Hasselt. Last minute we booked a table. We took the set menu at 30 euro, which is really value for the money. High end food, great taste. My wife is allergic for seafood (shells, crab etc). The chef came straight to our table. Shorted it out and came with a alternative. This is how it... More 

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Thank inetbas
Brussels
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202 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015

't Kleine Genoegen has been around forever in Hasselt and has always maintained a rather high standard. The place looks stylish but cosy, the staff is very friendly and efficient, and the cooking aims at subtle simplicity. There will be hits and misses (more hits than misses) on your plate, but it will definitely be worth your money. I would... More 

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Thank ClemRobyns
Hasselt, Belgium
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

My wife and me visited this restaurant multiple times over the last years and it has been a very pleasant experience each and every time. There are a la carte and chef selected tasting menus with an excellent wine selection. The tasting menus are modestly priced and excellent value for your money. Very friendly staff and the owner/chef always comes... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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679 reviews
532 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 290 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2014 via mobile

Greeted by the Chef Patron who was very pleasant as were all the staff. It is a cleverly converted old building with a mezzanine floor and elegant white interior. There are à la cart and tasting menus. The food was excellent with great attention to detail. I had a Sole Meuniere and the sauce was in a separate dish useful... More 

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1 Thank LauraDaveJames
Paris, France
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2014

quality,friendly staff and chef,nice old setting put in a trendy "ambiance". The food is good,traditional french,not innovative however tasty and high quality even on a thursday evening fully booked.

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1 Thank inger c
United Kingdom
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539 reviews
365 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 432 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Although we had no reservation we arrive mid-week and, although a little busy, they had space for us. The atmosphere inside is very classy (perhaps a little too much for us in casual clothes) but I liked that we were still made to feel welcome. The menu is expensive if you only look at the specific dishes but there are... More 

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1 Thank bob_the_moo
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2013

I know the small street where the restaurant is for many years and it never caught my eye... And today i took a friend there for her birthday. As soon as we opened the door we were happy with our choice. It's a small and cosy restaurant... But then came the food, the menu has names of the menu's they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$64
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Raamstraat 3, Hasselt 3500, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Limburg Province  >  Hasselt
  • Phone Number: +32 11 22 57 03

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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