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De Kuiper

Vissersstraat 51, Vilvoorde 1800, Belgium
+32 2 251 13 87
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
19 Apr 2017
“Emblematic restaurant of the city of Vilvoorde”
13 Apr 2017
“best horse steak ever”
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Steakhouse, Belgian, European
$$ - $$$
Vissersstraat 51, Vilvoorde 1800, Belgium
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Originally a horse butcher, later also a restaurant, today this emblematic place serves extremely tasty food - horse specialties typical for . You would be met with a smile and if you happen to stay beyond opening hours because you fancied a desert at the...More

Thank Blogless_me
Reviewed 13 April 2017

eating horse meat is nothing terrible. this place has a great atmosphere and the best steaks i have ever eaten. with a salad and fresh fries this is a place you must visit if you love a good steak

Thank lukas v
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Visited the restaurant on a quiet Thursday lunch. Friendly waiter welcomed us, assigned us a table in a very rustic setting. immediately asked for drinks, appreciated, we were thursty. Ordered a nice starter, KOP met SAUS, already forgot what it was but it tasted excellent...More

Thank Deletrea
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Been countless times. The owner and his wife, as well as the staff, are very welcoming. The horse steak (or entrecôte) is excellent, great fries keep coming on request. For dessert, try the home made ice cream, you won't regret it.

Thank JoachimNs
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Vilvoorde is a town that is known for its horse steak and this is the best place to eat it. The restaurant has the atmosphere of a typical flemish cafe and is very lively and convivial. No reservations are taken but you can get a...More

Thank traveller_WD
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The place to be for a great horse steak. Included nostalgic setting. Not the cheapest place but it's worth it

Thank driesmer
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Smooth and soften would be an understatement to describe this kind of meat.. I would even advice non-horse eaters to go to this restaurant and try ;)

Thank nickenhanneleen
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I cant go to Belgium without having a nice piece of Horse Meat, and De Kuiper is the perfect place. Their horse steak is great quality and just melts in your mouth. Overall great food, great wine, great company and great service. Cant wait to...More

Thank Belgianbun1807
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Just like in the old days. Love the decor and atmosphere. Horse meat is so delicious! And accompanied with a good beer from the region... Njam!

Thank Jean-Pierre V
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

De Kuiper was on our 'to do' list for at least 15 years! And now that we've tried their speciality dish, I can say it's worth every penny! Prices are still reasonable for the quality (eur 25 for the steak). The home-made pâte and their...More

Thank Akshay S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vissersstraat 51, Vilvoorde 1800, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Vilvoorde
  • Phone Number: +32 2 251 13 87
  • E-mail