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Paters Vaetje

) #36 of 1,218 Restaurants in Antwerp , ,
Blauwmoezelstraat 1, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 231 84 76
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good49%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“belgium beer” (6 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
“belgian pub” (3 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, Pub, European
Blauwmoezelstraat 1, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Right underneath the cathedral tower, this has an amazing location. Lively bar with good selection of Belgian beers. Basic snacks only.

Thank paulspod
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Great place to sit and watch people pass in the old square. Lovely service, laid back, great selection of beers, i like the Kwak in particular @ 8.2%. And coming from London, this was a cheap session !!. Thanks

Thank _paul250505
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice place! Good food and excelent service! Also good music from the eighties! Honest prices. I recomend it.

Reviewed 25 April 2017

We arrived straight from the train station with a thirst, decided on Pater's more by curiosity and am glad as it is a small bar with a massive choice of all sorts of Belgium beers, loads of character and the Landlord and staff on all...More

Thank London W
Reviewed 28 March 2017

If you're into Belgian beers, this is the place to be. It offers a huge amount of different brands and it's located right next to the cathedral. I live in Antwerp myself, and I can honestly say that compared to most of the other specialized...More

Thank Jonathan_Ramael
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

My favourite bar in Antwerp. A great selection of beers and some tasty but light bites. Staff and locals are friendly.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 16 March 2017

A bar of great character, directly opposite the Cathedral. Could have easily become a tourist trap but it isn't. It seems to have a large proportion of local people as customers. The beer range is very impressive, approximately 100 beers, however the beer menu is...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Is a nice place where you can enjoy Belgian beers, is very crowd on weekends but is nice, the staff and the people inside are very locals and sometimes is nice to feel as one of them.

Thank TheKitchenOfSpain
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Of all the bars we visited during our week in Antwerp, none could be described as bad but only two were excellent – and Paters Vaetje was one of them. It is a very charismatic little bar, with a wide selection of superb Belgian beers...More

1  Thank JandApe
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We love this bar and it's probably our favourite one in Antwerp. The beer selection is good, they serve a very limited range of bar meals but the atmosphere is superb. The upstairs is reached by treacherous steps that demonstrate the history of this bar...More

Thank SteMar247
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Belgian, Bar, Pub, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blauwmoezelstraat 1, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 231 84 76
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