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Het Vermoeide Model

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Lijnwaadmarkt 2, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 233 52 61
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Arriving at 19 hours on Saturday evening, we were happy to find seats and be served. Relaxed atmosphere, not pressing. Moderate sound level, which we prefer. Dinner "Waterzooi" for partner and grilled "zeebaars" for me with good and warm 'patates frites' and house-wine were of good quality.

Thank Gerard R
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113 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a 6 course meal at Vermoeid model. Inclusive a glass of champagne, coffee and amaretto. Situated in an old house near the catedral we spend a lovely evening . Friendly waitresses too.

Thank Frank V
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

An excellent ambiance. The food was tasty and plentiful. The service was attentive without being overbearing. Great location in the heart of the old town.

Thank John W
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We spotted this beautiful looking restaurant while wandering through the streets of Antwerp and booked a table for the next night. We arrived on time at 8pm to find the foyer (standing room only) packed with people waiting for a table. We knew we were in trouble when they planted a free pink drink in our hands. We waited for... More 

Thank ladysnowdon
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The vermoeide model is locaties richt in the Center of Antwerp and offers a very good alternatieve to the mas toerist restaurants nearby. The Food is good and the service was attentive.

Thank Han v
Krakow, Poland
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72 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016

The place is just beside the main cathedral of Antwerp. e had a nice dinner there on a cold rainy day. That was just an ideal place at that moment. At the entrance ou get a welcome drink. Even though it was full and we did not have any reservation, only 15 minute and we've already had a nice table.... More 

Thank AlexBiazz
Williamsburg, Virginia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

8 of us descended here tonight and despite not being able to look up reviews, we were pleasantly surprised. The interior is very cozy and warm with lots of exposed brick walls and small rooms. The service is not fast but the servers are very nice and helpful. The mussels with cream sauce were absolutely delicsious and the portions huge.... More 

Thank ShackyWeesp
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

One has to book to be sure of a place at this restaurant and such was the demand on the evening we visited we had to wait for a tale even though we had booked. There were many others waiting in hope of a table. It is a beautiful old building at the back of the cathedral and it has... More 

Thank Terry B
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198 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Firstly, this is a gorgeous building, stunning. Food is interesting and they have two tasting menus. The food is good, probably better than good. I also thought that it was pretty good value for money. Staff were pleasant. Wine range is quite limited and also mainly new world, but it was fine. Lovely way to enjoy a winters evening.

Thank pieboy
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Old style restaurant. Excellent menu. Efficient friendly service. Slightly more expensive than some other local restaurants. Stairs can be difficult to climb so if mobility a problem, then this could be a disadvantage, although they do have ground floor tables. I didn't notice a ground floor toilet - but didn't look for one either.

Thank JohnEssex1957

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lijnwaadmarkt 2, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 233 52 61

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