We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

L Epicerie du Cirque

££££French, , European
Volkstraat 23, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 238 05 71
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (7 reviews)
“mackerel” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
French, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Volkstraat 23, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (322)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My brother and I went here for dinner in the context of "jong keukengeweld" (young kitchen violence = chefs aged max 35 who cook a 3 course meal +wines/drinks for €55 for people up to 30, a great initiative!) The appetizers were ok, but we...More

1  Thank Bert B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had a 5 course meal and it was just splendid; Some of us took the wines but I had the adapted juices and it was just sublime. Per course a different healthy juice. The only restaurant I know who has this. Interior is cosy,...More

1  Thank Marc D
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I can really recommend it. The food is great, healthy, well balanced and a lot of special combinations with a great taste! They do really good wine suggestions. And the personnel is really friendly: it's like a casual atmosphere, you feel welcome and you receive...More

1  Thank IngeOv
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We went for the four course degustation menu with matching wine. The wines were very good, and it was great to be able to sample varieties that we wouldn't otherwise have tried. A couple of the dishes were good, a couple only passable. In particular,...More

Thank ctrunfree
Reviewed 17 July 2017

we tried the lunch menu, its for 32,5 euors and its perfect, a three course meal which is delcious and well seasoned, highly recommended and the service was excellent

Thank Aya E
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Small tables, uncomfortable seats, no table cloth, cheap paper napkins, 1 set of cutlery only (type IKEA) Wellcome upon arrival at Bistro level! Food served on preheated dark plate not lifting the food to high standards. Turbot served with overload of crushed nuts but the...More

Thank PaulGeeraerts
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Father a first good experience I decided to go again to this place. This young team is really involved with their concept witch results to fine and high level dining experience for the costumer . What really like is to see a young generation here...More

Thank Genieterke188644
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This was the first time I have travelled and dined alone and I was a little apprehensive at first, but very quickly I felt comfortable and at ease in the restaurant's stylish but relaxed environment. The team were warm and welcoming and at the same...More

Thank J_A_Fitz79
Reviewed 29 May 2017

we had dinner on the terrace and were attended by a friendly staff. We went for the 6 course menu. All dishes came nicely presentedand we found all flavours well combined, even with some of the unusual combinations. The winelist offers some very nice discoveries...More

Thank michel l
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Went to this place on last minute . Young and motivated staff that do their best for the guest maybe should supervise when guest is out of bread to replace it and when 2 desserts come to give it one by one and not together...More

Thank Genieterke188644
Nearby Restaurants
93 reviews
.09 miles away
646 reviews
.08 miles away
79 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Zuid (the South)
104 reviews
.11 miles away
St. Andrew's Church
51 reviews
.38 miles away
Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp
59 reviews
.28 miles away
St. George Church of Antwerp
10 reviews
.37 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from L Epicerie du Cirque staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$62 - US$116
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Volkstraat 23, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 238 05 71
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing