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De Godevaart

#11 of 1,151 Restaurants in Antwerp
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Sint-Katelijnevest 23, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 231 89 94
Today
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 18:30 - 21:00
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Antwerp, Belgium
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

What an experience. A small and cosy restaurant, with a thumbs up menu. We choose for a five courses dinner, with adjusted wines for each course. It was pure magic what was been served. even if I thought like ...hhmm, these ingredients, I will not like it.... but the merge of the different flavors.... what an experience.... especially when the... More 

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Thank Pvandessel
Europe
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70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

We found this restaurant by accident. And what a wonderful food experience! We choose to have 4 dishes menu because we had to return to Brussels the same evening. We got two appetizers which were pieces of kitchen art and very delicious. All our courses were excellent and the wine was chosen perfectly.The staff was very friendly and helpful. That... More 

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1 Thank buratine
London
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254 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2013

We were spending three days in Antwerp to celebrate my husband's 70th birthday and, after much research, I chose this restaurant for his actual birthday dinner. And what a great choice it was! It's a very small and charming place with delightful and professional service. They even provide a little box for women to put their handbags on! Most clients... More 

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1 Thank Jinty27
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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155 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2013

Great dining experience with a careful selection of fresh ingredients and excellent wines. Very attentive and friendly service. The small selection of original dishes on the menu ensures a great quality in the proposed dishes

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antwerp
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84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2013

after reading some of the reviews,I had already an idea what to expect.I was not disappointed,excellent food,service,and lovely wines to compliment each dish.My wife wanted to go for the 5 course,me the 7,so we compromised with the 6.On reflection,probably the 5 is the way to go.It's up to you,whatever you decide,you won't be disappointed.Compliments to the chef.

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Thank jockhaggis
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2013 via mobile

Went in feb with my boyfriend for a tasting menu experience with the wine matching and it was amazing! Such a high quality products, everything was amazing even the plates and cutlery were original! Don't miss out! I also forgot my scarf there which have been kindly posted back to me for free!

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Thank RaphaellaYver
Antwerp, Belgium
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91 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2013

I take my hat off for this chef. Using seemingly simple ingredients to create dishes I will not easily forget. A starter of old tomato varieties, Burrata, shrimps and tarragon as a new take on the classic dish was heavenly. Accompanying home baked bread was like the famous Maltese bread and the best I've tasted since long times. Strawberries and... More 

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Aachen, Germany
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2013

This was our first visit to De Godevaart in Antwerp and it certainly won’t be our last! We had booked a table there because of the good reviews on trip advisor and we were not disappointed. We loved it and had a fabulous evening. The food was simply fantastic and so was the service. Friendly, attentive and professional, but not... More 

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Dover, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2013

Slightly mixed reviews on this restaurant recently but we had a fantastic dinner experience. The location was good in central Antwerp and once you are inside the ambience is very good - we liked the decor. Lots of staff and the service was excellent with the chef explaining each course to us. The food was well presented as you would... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2013

We went as a couple, we liked the service, we decided our self the wine and the number of courses, In between they serve small amuzes. We are open for new things, our fish was fine, nice sauce fresh ingredients. It is not the most straight forward food; each plate had espuma or a mouse or creme with it. Chocolate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$53 - US$159
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Saturday
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Katelijnevest 23, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 231 89 94

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