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Brasserie Martinique

Belgian, French
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Korenmarkt 31, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
+32 15 41 57 52
18:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
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220 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2015

Yes, unfortunately one of my favourite restaurants, a few steps from my home, shut down definitely last month (December 2014). The original owner, an iconic figure in Mechelen, died last year in a car accident and his son, who took over, just finished the job.

Thank MechelenWalter
Zevenbergen, The Netherlands
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127 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

The Restaurant Martinique has a nice location at the Korenmarkt. First the service by one person was effective, friendly and correct. The card has a great selection of meals and has been served in time. But with our selection we missed out couscous with the African (Marocco) meal and only one sauces was served with the mussels. But the atmosphere... More 

Thank chrisgeldof
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83 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

We were staying in the area for the weekend and tried but failed to get a table here the previous evening. The single member of staff that greeted us was courteous and welcoming, we were seated towards the back of the restaurant but would have preferred the front if space was available and were quickly recommended an aperratife of Cava... More 

Thank BrianFLondon
Worthing, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

I was staying only one night here and there was a big cycle race finishing in the main square so all the restaurants around were full my friend and I walked around looking and came into this road with a few eating places and we saw this one which looked nothing from the outside but saw some people eating and... More 

Thank wakefordjane
Bogota, Colombia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2014

Great food and atmosphere! My scallops were prepared perfectly and the white asparagus was delicious!

Thank Stacey H
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2014

On a Saterday night during my stay in Mechelen for business decided to go for dinner on my own in this restaurant. Was seated at 7:45pm. I ordered a starter and a main. The starter arrived after 20 mins. Knowing that I had a late conference call to attend with an overseas office at 9:30pm for work that night, I... More 

Thank Jan M
Antwerp, Belgium
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2014

The personnel was very friendly. Further I was disappointed throughout the diner. We got a mix of first dishes of which some were good from taste, but they didn't match together at all. Fish, meat, tomato soup,... really a mix. When the main dish arrived you could not tell this was prepared by a professional cook. The fish and scallops... More 

Thank Jacky T
Antwerp, Belgium
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182 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2014

The food was not that great. Portionwise probably ok but not that tasty. I wouldn't recommend. Luckily the staff was very friendly.

Thank Antwerpgirl_10
Bath, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2013

We chose to eat in this restaurant during a one night stay in Mechelen at the end of a touring holiday. We spent some time trying to find a good looking restaurant with reasonable prices, not easy in this town, where Moules et Frites sell for 22 or 23 Euros! Our first impression was that the restaurant looked good from... More 

Thank Drum2222
London, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

Wednesdays are bad days to eat in Mechelen, with many restaurants closed. In addition, the center of Mechelen has not many restaurants, especially compared to similarly-sized (and smaller) cities in Belgium (of which there are many). It is against this lack of local competition that I rate this restuarant as very good. The place is certainly very clean, and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, French
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korenmarkt 31, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Mechelen
  • Phone Number: +32 15 41 57 52

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