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Minderbroedersrui 52, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 233 34 64
11:00 - 15:00
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
Fri 18:00 - 21:00
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a nice place to eat and I came here every time I am in Belgium. The food is so healthy and tasty!

Thank Yasmine A
Antwerp, Belgium
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160 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great place in very nice quiet street in the heart of the city center with a nice terrace. Very friendly personnel who are very helpful in helping us finding the right dishes. The smoothies are wonderful and freshly made off course. The 'pasta' was exquisite and convinced me as genuine meat eater that you can have a... More 

Thank Wim H
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

I'm vegan. I eat vegan. I think more people should. It's places like this that bum me out and make me feel bad for non-vegans trying to eat veg. It was pretty overpriced, but the food was nice. I had a soup with crackers for 8 euro. I know that organic food isn't cheap, but 8 euro felt a bit... More 

Thank Katherine_DoubleU
London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

absolutely delicious food, thank you! Wonderful service and relaxed atmosphere. Perhaps the tastiest smoothie I have ever tried. So fresh and nutritious. Would love to go back

Thank SS615
Antwerp, Belgium
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95 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2015

I recently visited eten vol leven during the themed dinner nights: a menu cost 39 eur! first of all, I would like to point out that I'm neither vegan or vegetarian, but I always like to try out new things and a healthy balanced and flavoursome diet is primordial for me. The food was ok, but since everything was raw,... More 

3 Thank sekhmet85
Antwerp Province, Belgium
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2014

First of all, the drinks were really good, wide variety, very tasty and fair in price. However the food is a very overpriced in my opinion for what you get and it also took a long time before we got it (which is surprising since they don't cook it, it's all raw). I had a pasta which was just raw... More 

1 Thank Kenny3000
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2014

I had an amazing day at Eten Vol Leven, with great hosting by Tom, who explained thoroughly his menu and how he produces his food. As I spent the day touring the museums, he also offered his advice on the best ones to suit my requirements. I had breakfast and lunch and left a very happy customer and will return... More 

Thank Maurice C
Bruxelles, Belgique
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2014

Every time I have been travelling and have explored raw food restos around Europe I am happy to return to Etenvolleven for the constant high quality, extraordinary taste balances and beautiful colours and presentation. Tom and Sarah are really making efforts to get it right.

Thank Annemette B
Antwerp, Belgium
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2014 via mobile

Be surprised by creative combinations of delicious food. The owners are really friendly and take all the time to explain whatever you want to know or recommend if you can't chose from all the yummy choices! I loved every single bite from all I had and am sure that I'll go back many times; the menu varies day to day... More 

Thank Floor V
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2013

Eten Vol Leven give us an incredible experience! We became vegans at beginning of this year and when we are traveling around we always looking for a vegan place for eating. So, when we stop in Antwerp, we choose to go at Eten Vol Leven. Guess what, "pizza", "pasta" or desserts... delicious. The entire team deserves all compliments and support.... More 

1 Thank carageo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 22
International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Minderbroedersrui 52, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 233 34 64
Eten Vol Leven is Belgium's first rawfood restaurant. Everything served is prepared using living food techniques, which includes low temperatures, to preserve nutrition and maximise flavours.
On the menu you'll find home made breakfast cereal with fresh nutmilk, soups, wraps, salads, zucchini spaghetti, life-food pizza and of course delicious guilt-free desserts. There is also a large list of fresh juices and smoothies. Everything is organic, plant based, gluten free, dairy free, Tasty and healthy.

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