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De Nieuwe Schapestal

Koning Albertstraat 3, Lier 2500, Belgium
+32 3 489 02 20
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“iranian food” (2 reviews)
“persian” (8 reviews)
“mezes” (7 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Persian
$$ - $$$
Koning Albertstraat 3, Lier 2500, Belgium
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

+ Cosy + Close to the center - Less than 30% of their menu is Iranian and not that good. For instance they say on the menu that it's prepared in an Iranian style, which is not true at all! (I'm Iranian) - Slow service...More

Thank Niloufar M
Reviewed 15 November 2017

This is the 3rd time I've been here. The first 2 times (about 2-3 years ago) were okay. Not excellent or good, but okay. This time however, the quality was bad and the portions of the maincourse were small. For starters we took the Persian...More

Thank Anja V
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Very good if you know what to choose.Some dishes are far better than others!!! Don't take something that doesn't sound Persian. After all it is a Persian restaurant and the chef is proud of her roots. If you go for the (vegetarian) mezze or the...More

Thank Bert B
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I have never had Iranian food before, great experience, what a taste! 😍❤️ If you ever come to this place, take the Waterzooi kabeljauw, that's Dutch for... something codfish 😂 Lovely!!! 😋

Thank Alexandre S
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I was there today with my wife thanks to the Bongo bon I received from my daughter. We had a very nice starter a mezze of 4 different plates. The main plate and dessert was real Persian food. Delightfull. Many thanks for this dinner!

Thank Frederic M
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Has to be described as Persian as the proprietor left Iran before the revolution! Had excellent meal, with very attentive service - however we were the only ones there, so would hope so! Shared the meat mixed Persian dishes between us, and thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Thank LaJarrie
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I had dinner here with my wife on a Saturday night. We are both vegetarians so decided to order the the vegetarian mezze. At 21 euro per person, this may sound a bit pricy, but it was well worth it. We got 12 bowls of...More

Thank richard v
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We went to this restaurant with a Bongo gift certificate 'Dining for 2', which means there was a main course for 2 included. I cannot give my opinion on anything of their regular menu as this was a fixed main course but I was really...More

Thank ingstje
Reviewed 30 December 2013

We went there with a group. We had a 2 course meal of a starter and a main dish. I was totally not impressed by the quality of the food. Housewine was OK, but I didn't see the price, so I don't know if relation...More

Thank edhimal
Reviewed 15 February 2013

We had made a reservation for Valentine's evening. This meant the restaurant was quite full (both downstairs and upstairs). The reception was very friendly and we were seated upstairs within 2 minutes. Despite the warm colours, atmosphere and a cozy looking fire in the fireplace,...More

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  • Address: Koning Albertstraat 3, Lier 2500, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Lier
  • Phone Number: +32 3 489 02 20
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