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In Den Draaiboom

$$ - $$$, , Seafood
Kanaalstraat 71, Lier 2500, Belgium
+32 3 480 06 13
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
28 Sep 2017
“Always fantastic.”
26 Jul 2017
“Bad experience”
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Belgian, Dutch, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Kanaalstraat 71, Lier 2500, Belgium
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We eat here whenever we come to the beautiful little city of Lier. The service is always friendly and professional and the menu has seasonal offers and specialities. Generous portion size and well seasoned food, modern Flemish dining is the next 'new' cuisine and it...More

Thank pwchan
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We booked for 8 people, once we arrived we ordered drinks which came at different times. so some had drinks and some had to wait! The we ordered the food only for the waiter to comeback after 5 minutes to tell us that we cannot...More

Thank Bob V
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We where in a particular setting in this restaurant - for her 80st birthday my aunt claimed the whole restaurant for a 8 courses dinner. Excellent service, tables nice decorated, and for the restaurant operatior nothing was tooo much to please his guests. Including TV...More

Thank sonja p
Reviewed 19 February 2016

they serve traditional dishes, these are all very delicious, in the summertime there is possibility for dining on the sunny terrace. they are well known for their mussel dishes!

Thank Ilseke
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Choice is limited, and further limited to four dishes when going in larger groups of ten people and up. Portions were sufficient and very tasty. However, service was very slow and i guess there are better price/value opportunities in Lier.

Thank Rik J
Reviewed 19 February 2015

We had dinner here a while ago and we were seated outside on the spacious terrace . The food is very nicely prepared and with love, this I know for sure because I know the chef (Anja)...also staf is very friendly and helpfull and there...More

Thank Lierwuw
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I have been there several times and every time it was a gourmet feast. Nice menu and always many new suggestions. Tasty and affordable wines served by a friendly, young and professional team. During the summer it is nice to enjoy a homemade ice-cream or...More

Thank karine090
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Perfect food, high quality service, acceptable prices. I tried once fish, once beefsteak. I liked both much but steak was amazing. Soups are very good too.

Thank Alperb2002
Reviewed 19 July 2014

We were taken to this restaurant by Belgian friends who are regular diners there. It was a very pleasurable experience. The garden where we ate was very pretty with chest-high hedges dividing many of the tables. The menu was extensive and our party of 5...More

Thank Ann-1066
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Enjoyed dining in the relaxing atmosphere inside. Place was recommended to me by friends for their eel-dishes. We had eel in a cream-sauce with fresh mushrooms; very good indeed. For entree we had maatjes (raw herring - now in season) and shrimp cocktail. Everything nicely...More

Thank Guy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Dutch, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kanaalstraat 71, Lier 2500, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Lier
  • Phone Number: +32 3 480 06 13
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