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Grand Cafe De Rooden Hoed

€€ - €€€French, , Seafood
Oude Koornmarkt 25, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 289 09 09
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“mussels” (43 reviews)
“calf's liver” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:30 Hours
French, Belgian, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Oude Koornmarkt 25, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant prides itself on being able to suggest a beer choice for every menu option. In fact, when you look at the menu, it tells you more about the recommended beer than it does about the meal itself. This means that you rely heavily...More

Thank Q4580BKnicks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have diner here on saturday night because all our shortlisted restaurant were full. We were surprised by great choice of béer and seafood. Very good and original mussels, good dessert, and dîne béer (even alchool free béer). Service was very nice, but very very...More

Thank TDAnne
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We ate here tonight after getting a recommendation. Service was initially good. My wife and I placed our orders. I asked for the fish soup, and I am fairly certain I was given the seafood stew. It contained two kinds of fish, salmon and another...More

Thank Brett B
Reviewed 2 September 2018

So we visited the Rooden Hoed on the Cultural weekend,where all museums were free entry,this meant eveywhere in Antwerp was super busy,This restaurant was no exception. As a result service was slow. I had a 3 course meal,their set menu for 38.5 Euros. My selections...More

Thank Marco_Num1
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We came here after a visit to the diamond museum. It was quite busy, but thank’s to our reservation we had a nice table outside. The service was good, but sometimes a bit too relaxed. I completely appreciate that this is a way to cope...More

Thank Tom V
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Sorry to take so long to review, we are just returning to Antwerp and will definitely be eating at De Rooden Hoed. Always eat at "the dock" which is a great place but overpriced. You get the same quality and quantity at RH but at...More

Thank AdrianH1212
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I visited this popular restaurant on a Saturday evening without booking in advance with my wife, son and his girlfriend and was fortunate enough to be seated at a table next to a window near to the Cathedral. The food was absolutely 'top-drawer' with probably...More

Thank Pete M
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We ate here twice because there was so much choice on the menu. Fabulous fish dishes and lovely service. The beer pairings are inspired!

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Grand Cafe De Rooden Hoed ( Red Hat ) is one superb cafe bar that I always look forward to visiting on any holiday I take to Antwerp. A beautiful looking interior with superb decor and furnishings and plenty of seating options spread throughout this...More

Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I was there with my boyfriend in a quiet afternoon. The Place is lovely. I had a very refreshing salad there.

Thank Nishaomi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oude Koornmarkt 25, Antwerp 2000, Belgium (Formerly Rooden Hoed)
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 289 09 09
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