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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Place to eat
“Bars and restaurants, near the river Dijle, the place to out in the evening”
  • 13 locals recommend
Church
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Stop by and discover how 'het Anker' - as one of the oldest breweries in Belgium (1471) - has preserved the authenticity of far-off days. Visit the Brewery with a guide (8 € per person) inclusive 2 beer tastings but be sure to book in advance.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Plaza
“The really beautyfull marketplace of Mechelen A real market every saturday ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Shopping Plaza
“The Bruul is THE shopping street of Mechelen, and even has its spot on the Belgian version of Monopoly. The shopping street is just a 5-minute walk away through the parc.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place of Worship
“The highest gothic tower in Belgium and Unesco world heritage. The cathedral is open daily from 09.00 am till 5.30 pm and access is free. If you want to climb the 538 steps to have stunning views of the city center and surrounding region, it is best to book on time. Every 20 minutes maximum 20 people may depart. The price is 8 € per person. If you want a 2 hour visit with a city guide, the price is 75 €.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Een gezllige bar in het hartje van Mechelen waar je kan genieten van een heerlijk glas wijn met bijpassende tapas. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Great brunch buffet during the weekends! Also good lunch options during the week.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“An old cafe on "Vismarkt", where I went as a teenager with my friends after school and where I still go with my friends now. They also have a cosy terrace in the back, with a view on the water "Dijle" and on Lamot.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bistro
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“They have a really nice and original menu, always containing some vegan dishes as well. Small and cosy; make sure you make reservations! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Cosy bar with lots of locals and friendly owners, our favourite :). Good place to taste some beers. Sometimes they have concerts in the basement. They also serve great food, with 1 vegetarian and 1 non-vegetarian suggestion.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Just a few steps from my door, you can find this small, quiet park! During the summer, there's PARKPOP every thursday, with various DJ's and bands. Entrance is free.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Newly renovated city museum, step into this majestic and magnificent Renaissance palace in Mechelen, the capital of the Burgundian Netherlands. In this museum they look back at the city’s glorious history and look ahead to the future. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Historic Site
  • 3 locals recommend
State / Provincial Park
“Ideal to take a walk, go running or chill and have a picnic! If you like tennis or you have children; it is also nice to walk around. There's always a lot to do. The parc is only 500m from our front door. There two restaurants located in the park. The once which is named 'PARK' has a good terrace to sit in the sun and some nice -really Flemish- dishes.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Stop by and discover how 'het Anker' - as one of the oldest breweries in Belgium (1471) - has preserved the authenticity of far-off days. Visit the Brewery with a guide (8 € per person) inclusive 2 beer tastings but be sure to book in advance.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bistro
“They have a really nice and original menu, always containing some vegan dishes as well. Small and cosy; make sure you make reservations! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“A variety of choices in the nice environment of our botanical park! (closed on sunday)”
  • 4 locals recommend
Moroccan Restaurant
“The other one of my 2 favorite moroccan restaurants in town! This one is on the "Vismarkt" and is perfect for a casual date night. When you sit outside, you have a view on the renovated brewery Lamot. (closed on Tuesdays)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Brunch à volonté and nice coffee in a trendy hipster setting; ideal to start the day or grab a cosy lunch”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Small but bright and cosy place with homemade breakfast or lunch. (closed on tue & thur)”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fine dining in a modern-chique setting. Food sharing concept, ideal if you want to try many of their great dishes.”
  • 4 locals recommend

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