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De Pottekijker

€€ - €€€, , European
Kaasrui 5, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 225 21 97
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (29 reviews)
“brochette” (6 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Belgian, Dutch, European, Grill, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Kaasrui 5, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked by De Pottekijker and noticed it was quite crowded, checked out the menu and came back the next day to make a reservation for that night. Upon arrival the restaurant was packed and we were able to snag a cozy 2 top by...More

Thank DDPJR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here based on fellow TA's reviewers opinions and we too would have to join the vast majority in saying this is a quality restaurant. Located very centrally in Antwerp it has both indoor and outdoor seating and a relaxed/cosy environment. The food quality...More

Thank xmyass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for a birthday celebration dinner with the family. The restaurant is cosy and nicely decorated. The portions were rather large (especially the mains), the food just good local, tasty, dishes. The waitresses were very kind, though throughout the evening the place got...More

Thank 223sbc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I usually choose restaurants around our town for my birthday, but never considered going to Antwerp while it's only a half hour away from where we live. So, for a change, I looked on TripAdvisor and found this restaurant. After reading some reviews I decided...More

Thank Huyen N
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We went there for dinner last night, based on reviews from here. Due to previous reviews we didn't have a starter. I had the scampi (prawns) in garlic butter and my husband had Flemish stew. Both about 20€ each, not bad considering the location. We...More

Thank Fiona G
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We never got any bread and the service was slow. We waited about 40 minutes for food. The dishes and ambiance and location are good. As we payed the waiter explained that they were currently understaffed.

Thank Pia J
IM1970, Eigenaar at De Pottekijker, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017
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Hi Pia, kan je even laten weten wanneer dit precies was, dan kijken we het graag even voor je na...

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice ambiance, excellent staff, good service. Food was good, but portions were way to much for 1 person. Mixed grill was enough for 2 and the fish pot for 1,5. Waste of such nice food. We will definitely return.

Thank Vera W
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The setting and the atmosphere at this restaurant were both lovely. Very Gezellig upon arrival. The space is tight, but charming and beautifully candlelit. The service was fine, though a bit detached. The food was quite good. The owner himself ( sadly) seemed quite stern...More

Thank JaysonJamesAmste
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a Friday evening - our first in the city. This small and quaint location seemed very 'local'. It reminded us of a ski chalet, due to the lovely exposed woodwork and mezzanine floor that was literally a few feet above...More

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 28 May 2017

If you like grilled meats, then this is your kind of restaurant. My wife had a Brochette and I had a Mixed Grill. Plenty of food, very well prepared and tasty. This is Belgian style at its best. Great Value.

Thank Carl H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Belgian, Dutch, European, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
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
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
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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