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Purple 15

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Belgian, Austrian, European, Central European, French
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Esplanadeplein 15, Aalst 9300, Belgium
+32 53 21 49 79
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12:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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Aalst, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting this restaurant for many years they never let us down on quality en taste of the food. As a bonus the service is very nice and there is a csy feeling in this manor house.

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Thank Lieven66
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here with friends. We loved it. The food was delicious. My friends and I had the menu, from starter to dessert. Service was good. They were helpful and super friendly. We had a very lovely evening.

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1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Nice restaurant, friendly people, very good food. Steak and seafood are delicious, good wine (Argentina)

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Thank Veronik V
Denderleeuw, Belgium
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We had a fantastic dinner. The waiter was fun and very friendly. I love his way of working. It makes the expierience complete. The food was of high quality. I took the wild duck. very tasty! From the beginning until the end it was perfect. We'll return in the future.

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Thank Stef D
Gent
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154 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Nice intimate restaurant. Probably the best in Aalst but that does not mean you get the highest culinary experience. Don't look for the highest creativity on your plate. Dishes are rather classic but that is compensated by the high quality of the ingredients. We went for the menu, which started with a glass of excellent cava. With it came some... More 

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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Great 5 cause menu for a great price, cosy, warm interior. Super friendly staff. You need to book about 1 month in advance for a table on Saturday.

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Thank Aaron M
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This is one of my favourite restaurants in Aalst (my city): very friendly, good price/quality ratio. The month menu with wine included is a great choice! Recommended.

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Thank Lieve W
Aalst, Belgium
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84 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

We had our Family dinner here On sunday and the restaurant was Packed full. The restaurant is decorated in a modern fashion, not romantic, but it is pleasant. The staff is really friendly! We were with a party of 10 so we were experting some delays verwen the dishes. 4 different entrees and 5 different main Courses were chosen. They... More 

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Thank Stewieeiwets
Welle, Belgium
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127 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

First time here. We were welcomed in a very polite way. The restaurant was almost full. We were pleased with the food: fresh products, good flavors, a wide variety of dishes and a summer menu with or without accompanying wines. We both went for à la carte dishes. My friend went for scampi's and fish while I directed my choices... More 

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Aalst, Belgium
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317 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015

When visiting Purple 15 you can always expect quality and a friendly service, so we gladly take our friends here for a nice meal. The change from the more traditional Wienerhaus to the more modern Purple 15 has indeed worked and the entire atmosphere is indeed fresh and contemporary, however I miss the previous cosy feeling somewhat. Anyway, it does... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$33 - US$65
Cuisine
Belgian, Austrian, European, Central European, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
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: Esplanadeplein 15, Aalst 9300, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Aalst
  • Phone Number: +32 53 21 49 79

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