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Cafe Lequet

Belgian, European
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Quai Sur Meuse 17, Liege 4000, Belgium
+32 4 222 21 34
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 15:30
Mon 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
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Tongeren, Belgium
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121 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We went there this Sunday after a visit of the Liege Sunday market along the river. It is a very typical place in Liege. Very authentic atmosphere. Mr Lequet is warmly welcoming his clients and he is very funny. We ate very good meat balls. Best I ever had in Liege. I recommend going there to try them while also... More 

Thank 872Chris
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

it s an old restaurant knowned in Belgium for the Liège specalities . Simplicity and people are there funny

Thank Marine677
Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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278 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We came here because we wanted to try the traditional boulette liegeoise and the receptionist at our hotel recommended it. What she failed to tell us is that this is really just a place for locals and that non-French speaking tourists are not welcome. My family and I arrived about 15 minutes prior to opening because it took us less... More 

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Liege, Belgium
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

I ate more than once at this cafe: I live in Liège and I like to take my friends and relatives there. The "must eat" is the traditional dish of Liège: boulette liégeoise et frites. It is a meatball in bitter-sweet sauce and Belgian fries (please do not call them French). I really love this dish and I think that... More 

Thank Ing_Felicita
Waterloo, Belgium
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a typical place where to eat the "boulet frites" from liege. I recommend it since it is definitively something you should try if you go to Liege.

Thank Hugo G
Liege, Belgium
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31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

This café is very well known in Liege. Some local people take the lunch or diner there. But frankly, I come for its famous atmosphere, because its patron is very special and therefore he gives a very special atmosphere. But if you dislike the fast eating or being sent out by the patron, do not go there during the mealtime.

Thank Qiang B
Liege, Belgium
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Here I found a typical Liege atmosphere with very good beers and happy people and as everybody know the best "Boulettes frittes" in town

Thank Laurentiu_Lascar
Bruges, Belgium
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

This is what we call in Belgium a 'bruine kroeg' (brown bar). This is the type off bar that is not well lighted, cozy has a no nonsense atmosphere. Imagine a Irish pub. This is this kind off place. You come here for a pint and the meatballs. The meatballs are perfect and fresh. The meat used is super. The... More 

Thank dinodewaen
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136 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

A friend advised us to go there for lunch after La Batte (the sunday market). You have to wait for max. 30 minutes to find a spot but service is fast and the local specialties are the best.

Thank DH65
London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

We are always searching for the 'real deal' for food when travelling to other countries - and thanks to the recommendations for this particular restaurant, we scored in Liege. The location is a very short walk from the centre of town through a network of narrow pedestrian-only thoroughfares for the most part. The interior of the restaurant is wonderful and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai Sur Meuse 17, Liege 4000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Wallonia  >  The Ardennes  >  Liege Province  >  Liege
  • Phone Number: +32 4 222 21 34

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