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In Den Draaiboom

Kanaalstraat 71, Lier 2500, Belgium
+32 3 480 06 13
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
3 weeks ago
“Bad experience”
19 Jun 2016
“Restaurant - eel specialized - in protected monument”
Closed
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
French, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Kanaalstraat 71, Lier 2500, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked for 8 people, once we arrived we ordered drinks which came at different times. so some had drinks and some had to wait! The we ordered the food only for the waiter to comeback after 5 minutes to tell us that we cannot...More

Thank Bob V
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We where in a particular setting in this restaurant - for her 80st birthday my aunt claimed the whole restaurant for a 8 courses dinner. Excellent service, tables nice decorated, and for the restaurant operatior nothing was tooo much to please his guests. Including TV...More

Thank sonja p
Reviewed 19 February 2016

they serve traditional dishes, these are all very delicious, in the summertime there is possibility for dining on the sunny terrace. they are well known for their mussel dishes!

Thank Ilseke
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Choice is limited, and further limited to four dishes when going in larger groups of ten people and up. Portions were sufficient and very tasty. However, service was very slow and i guess there are better price/value opportunities in Lier.

Thank Rik J
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We had dinner here a while ago and we were seated outside on the spacious terrace . The food is very nicely prepared and with love, this I know for sure because I know the chef (Anja)...also staf is very friendly and helpfull and there...More

Thank Lierwuw
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I have been there several times and every time it was a gourmet feast. Nice menu and always many new suggestions. Tasty and affordable wines served by a friendly, young and professional team. During the summer it is nice to enjoy a homemade ice-cream or...More

Thank karine090
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Perfect food, high quality service, acceptable prices. I tried once fish, once beefsteak. I liked both much but steak was amazing. Soups are very good too.

Thank Alperb2002
Reviewed 19 July 2014

We were taken to this restaurant by Belgian friends who are regular diners there. It was a very pleasurable experience. The garden where we ate was very pretty with chest-high hedges dividing many of the tables. The menu was extensive and our party of 5...More

Thank Ann-1066
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Enjoyed dining in the relaxing atmosphere inside. Place was recommended to me by friends for their eel-dishes. We had eel in a cream-sauce with fresh mushrooms; very good indeed. For entree we had maatjes (raw herring - now in season) and shrimp cocktail. Everything nicely...More

Thank Guy P
Reviewed 26 July 2013

A pleasant little restaurant serving good food with efficient service. Nice outdoor location in the summer outside the town of Lier with convenient parking. Serves eel and mussels in season.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
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: Kanaalstraat 71, Lier 2500, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Lier
  • Phone Number: +32 3 480 06 13
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