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De Pottekijker

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Steakhouse, Barbecue,
Kaasrui 5, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 225 21 97
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“mixed grill” (32 reviews)
“brochette” (6 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Barbecue, Belgian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Kaasrui 5, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Comfy, warm, good food, all you need! Was there on a business trip but surely also great with friends. Restaurant is quite small but warmhearted; do make a reservation when more then 1; great adress in Antwerp

Thank Alex306055
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A warm and cozy place. Very welcoming with the most friendly staff. The serving is exceptional and the food that I had was delicious. It reminds me of my grandma’s cooking.

Thank Levi D
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Really nice, intimate restaurant but not for the feint hearted. Portions here are big and the food is good quality and well cooked. My only complaint was that is was very warm but otherwise would recommend. Prices seem much more reasonable than all the other...More

Thank GoblinhairdoShef
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

If you like traditional oldie worldie restaurants with atmosphere and character (a bit cramped for space), but also with good food you should come here. Food was fresh and well presented/prepared. Two starters and 3 mains plus some drinks cost €130. So not cheap but...More

Thank Andrew M
IM1970, Eigenaar at De Pottekijker, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018
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Hi AndrewM, Dit jaar vieren we ons 25 jarig jubileum en willen van de gelegenheid gebruik maken om enkele interieurverbeteringen...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We had a very high expectation about this place after reading good reviews and seeing the high rating on TripAdvisor. First we had a really nice prawn starter that was promising a lovely dinner. The design of the place is very cosy because of candles...More

Thank SmilingFlorence
Reviewed 28 December 2017

When you like a good piece of meat for a fair price, this is the place to be! But the owner is not friendly at all. That's why i give a 3/5! We came 15 minutes to early and he said we couldn't enter. We...More

1  Thank NoeB1
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Some restaurant proprietors do their clients' dieting for them, and for a starter provide flaccid lettuce topped by two small, scrawny prawns floating in a vague-tasting pink sauce. Not at De Pottekijker where North Sea brown shrimp comes bulging, no bursting, with plump shrimps. A...More

Thank Followbruin
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This restaurant is in the middle of Antwerp Old town and is one of the cosiest restaurants I've ever been to. It is dark, warm and has a loft made of old wood where more tables are found to dine at. We were seated at...More

1  Thank Emma D
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We usually start our weekend of beer and culture in Antwerp with a Friday night at Pottekijker. The prices may creep up a little but our meal is always great value, both quality and quantity. The mixed grill is a firm favourite but nothing will...More

Thank dorothydotdot
IM1970, Eigenaar at De Pottekijker, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017
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Beste Dorothydotdot, Vreemd dat je schrijft dat onze prijzen gestegen zijn (wat niet abnormaal zou zijn), maar het is evenwel...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Went there without a reservation and were lucky to get a table. Food is excellent, and service is superb. Onion soup very tasty. Steak cook to perfection and the fries were crispy on the outside and soft in the inside. Place is small and cozy,...More

2  Thank Ninamari56
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaasrui 5, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 225 21 97
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