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De Godevaart

#14 of 1,181 Restaurants in Antwerp
Certificate of Excellence
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Sint-Katelijnevest 23, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 231 89 94
18:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 18:30 - 21:00
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2 reviews
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Not only the dishes are nothing close to average michellin star quality, but the service and overall experience is just not nice. if you can, stay away. the worst spent 300 euros in years

Thank Lukasz S
Rugby, England, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

High quality ingredients, expert cooking, courteous and discreet service in elegant surroundings make this a very pleasant restaurant to eat at. There is an internal courtyard which would be very pleasant to dine in during the warmer months. The service was attentive but not intrusive. Overall, a very pleasant feeling of being pampered. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank EatalotGobbo
Antwerp, Belgium
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The location is right in the centre of Antwerp near the Meir shopping street. The restaurant does not offer private parking, so you need to use the city parkings in the area or public transportation to get there. We encoutered some difficulty with the on-line reservation, but the problem could be solved (luckily someone else cancelled). The restaurant was ful... More 

Thank Erwin_Geerts
Haaltert, Belgium
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Inspiring, surprising and excellent food. Really nice for couples. I could really appreciate the BOB formula where you were served half portions of accompanying wine. Original.

Thank Natasja N
Antwerp, Belgium
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We arrived at the location and were offered to sit anywhere we liked. We chose outside but were then told that they did not serve food outside... After wrestling with the menu, I chose to have the pork with carrot and mustard. Note: It's important to be aware that this is a very low carb restaurant and they did not... More 

Thank lemonduck
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I was invited for a dinner at De Godevaart for my birthday. We decided to take the 4-course dinner. From the start to the end this was one of the best dinners I have had. Not only the food was pure in taste, the wine was really nice but also the service was very good and punctional. Price-quality a 10... More 

1 Thank Lijn
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91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

When we arrived, 5 minutes before the booked time of 20.00 a member of the serving staff had given our table (the last one outside) to another party of 4. This was explained to the other guests, who graciously agreed to move indoors, although there was an awkward shuffling around by the 8 of us. The graciousness was temporary as... More 

Thank XOGM
London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This is an expensive high end restaurant and there is no point in going unless you enjoy fairly formal and intricate food, but served in a very friendly and knowledgeable way and with no pomposity. The menu is a set one and you choose the number of courses you want - we had four and it was plenty; eating the... More 

2 Thank Deborah W
1 review
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We had a business dinner with 4 people and were very satisfied of the whole evening we had. We chose for a four course dinner with matching wines. For one of our drivers it was interesting that also a ‘responsible driving portion’ for the wines was possible. The amuse bouche offered at the start of our evening had a great... More 

Thank Stijn v
Antwerp, Belgium
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2 reviews
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

The food, the presentation of the food, the texture of the food, the temperature of the food were excellent. The atmosphere was excellent. However, the cleanliness of the hand washing area including its floor was not proper. Our table after finishing the main, before dessert was not properly cleaned. I feel like the serving team was not top.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 55 - USD 164
French, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
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?