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De Fakkels

Hasseltsesteenweg 61, Sint-Truiden 3800, Belgium
+32 11 68 76 34
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
21 Apr 2017
“Always relaxing with superb food”
9 Apr 2017
“Good food and service, problem with the timing”
Restaurant Hours
French, Dutch, European, Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly
Hasseltsesteenweg 61, Sint-Truiden 3800, Belgium
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Really. Do You want to enjoy your evening and have extremely good food with superb friendliness. Then this is the place. The full crew breaths welcome, professionalism and joy for the job and the customer. I simply do not know where the combination of professionalism...More

Thank Koen B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I did visit this restaurant several times and as always, it's good food and the service is also very nice. I did have a problem with the timing however. When you are stuck to your table for 5 hours to eat a 5 cours menu...More

Thank WimLeuven
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Eating at De Fakkels is not just eating: it's an evening-filling culinair experience. Flavours are exploding in the mouth and the service is the best I have ever experienced.

Thank GiVaWijer
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Enjoyed lobster lunch at restaurant. Seldom have tasted lobster so tender, and accompanied with combinations of vegies and fruit. One and a half baby lobster, all out of their shell, pro person , served in three courses. Selected chateau rully premier cru . Desert and...More

Thank Erik T
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing evening here. The food was very good and the staff very friendly. You really get what you pay for and it is worth it.

Thank Gregory V
Reviewed 24 December 2015

De Fakkels is nr 1 in Sint-Truiden if you are looking for the highest rating in the Gault Millau. Should have a Michelin star.

Thank TimJrs
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Business dinner for 10. Service was warm, professional, exceptional considering the many business dinners we have had in all of Europe. We were served the same hors'devours(sp), entree and main course and each of us had the same review - "excellent". Definitely one of the...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Great reception when you arrive. Excellent food with creativity in mind. Can recommend this restaurant wholeheartedly if price is not directly any issue.

Thank TimV6
Reviewed 13 November 2013

Very fine and creative cuisine. The staff is friendly and donw to earth, so you feel at home! One negative point: maybe the interior (especially the salon) needs a bit of refreshing! But overall a place to return (which we have done several times) if...More

Thank christine s
Reviewed 2 May 2013

We had the gourmet menu with accompanying wines on a sunny day at one of the outside tables. All dishes are very well (extravaganza) accompanied with greens and the presentation is refreshing. Every single part from entree to main course was very well prepared, with...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Dutch, European, Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hasseltsesteenweg 61, Sint-Truiden 3800, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Limburg Province  >  Sint-Truiden
  • Phone Number: +32 11 68 76 34
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