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Bistro Wannes Raps

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Schaffensestraat 17, Diest 3290, Belgium
+32 13 30 58 05
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Diest, Belgium
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

this is simply the best place to eat in Diest. be sure to try the steak tartare. The restaurant is open on weekdays only. be sure to make a reservation, it can get a bit crowdy

Thank Joske666
Antwerp, Belgium
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176 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

the place is open on weekdays, and has a limited menu, meaning they don't cook from the freezer. Slightly innovative dishes, of decent quality at a correct price. Excellent for lunch

Thank janneman55
Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany
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109 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Was there for a quick lunch on a weekday, the card is small, the restaurant is tidy & nice, service o.k.

Thank Elmar S
Durham, United Kingdom
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279 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a colleague and we had a short meeting over dinner. It must be a very popular place as we found it difficult to book and managed to have an hour slot, which was perfect as we would still have dessert at the bar area. The staff are friendly even though they are busy and it... More 

Thank Andrew S
Lummen, Belgium
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We were the very first to arrive at the restaurant, having reserved that didn't really matter... but I would advise it, since we arrived in the middle of the week and it was full house. Moving on they have an ever changing 4 options menu (€38 full menu), which unfortunately was still difficult to choose from ^^ they all seemed... More 

Thank Jeroenodk
Tessenderlo, Belgium
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Always an address to enjoy if you are looking for a lovely place to eat. Quality food and cosy interior. The Chef makes it personal and the menu is always the best choice and has a lot of variation. Good value for money.

Thank JLDB007
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

The best restaurant in and around Diest! Always a surprising menu, adapting to the seasons. The chef often serves his costumers himself. Best steak tartaar I have ever had!

Thank Karel V
Billings, Montana
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88 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Steak tartare was close to perfect. Fresh, well-presented with quail's egg, gherkin, and caper berry. House made, hand-cut frites. Nice French red. Friendly owner. No down side at all.

1 Thank Bill N
Diest, Belgium
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Very cosy but casual atmosphere. Rather limited choice on the menu but all suggestions sound very tasteful. The quality of the food is excellent and the waiters very friendly. One remark : the bread served is so limited compared to the number of people at the table that we had to ask 4 times for extra bread. Please just serve... More 

Thank Koen Cl C
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2013

After 3 attempts without a reservation, we eventually got a table. Plus : Rather small choice on the menu, but excellent quality. Maybe that's the formula to their success. The service is impeccable. Limited offer of wines, but without any doubt VERY good value for money. Seldom seen such an approach, but, once again, our congratulations for the overall concept.... More 

1 Thank Guy001

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schaffensestraat 17, Diest 3290, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Diest
  • Phone Number: +32 13 30 58 05

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?