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Den Anker

Grote Markt 30, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
+32 57 20 12 72
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (33 reviews)
“steak” (40 reviews)
“stew” (19 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Grote Markt 30, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended to try this restaurant by the owner of a nearby bar. He said we would enjoy it and he was bang on. We sat by an open fire after watching the Last Post ceremony at the Menin Gate and had a fabulous...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Great evening here with friends. Lovely food, nice environment, busy enough to be atmospheric but not at all rushed. Staff helpful fed will be back.

Thank lucktravels
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Will go back to Den Anker on the Market square. No low prices, good quality food with a smile. We were the only customers, even though late we were taken in with a smile. Ordered 6 different dishes and all tasted excellent. Desserts can be...More

Thank Hotelz001
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

After eating here for a number of years on our visits to iper , we once again went in for a steak for the 2nd time this month normally we are dressed in shirts and trousers as we normally working . This visit last week...More

1  Thank Lorraine1137
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Had evening dinner and it was very nice. Service was unhurried but responsive when required. Also had the sirloin steak which was a good size and cooked as requested. The beer was good and the fries replenished as required!

Thank portishead123
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Nice place with good service and nice tasting food. Quite popular but we walked in on a Monday evening at around 10pm and got a table for 2 even though it was still quite busy. I ordered a salad thinking it would be a light...More

Thank holidayfan55
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

When we arrived at the restaurant there were only two other couples inside. However, it took 30 minutes for the food to arrive. I ordered saddle of lamb which was incredibly under cooked, plus a stuffed potato which didn’t come until I asked about it....More

Thank Roysta1
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner and we really enjoyed it. Very nice decor. Lots of choice on the menu. Okay prices considering. The food arrived and looked great. I opted for king prawns....delicious!! My boyfriend had cheese croquets which again were very nice. Service was...More

Thank cher24
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a stylish restaurant offering good food at prices that reflect its location in the attractive 'tourist' centre of Ypres. The service we received however was really quite slow, not least because it seemed that dealing with all the tables had been tasked to...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Well prepared and presented food with typical large helpings. Staff good and it has quite a good "buzz"

Thank robw48
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Nearby Attractions
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.06 km away
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.08 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grote Markt 30, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ieper (Ypres)
  • Phone Number: +32 57 20 12 72
Restaurant den anker ligt in het hoekje van de marktIedereen is welkom van groot tot kleinWij staan open voor groepenWees welkom!
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