Belgium for Beer Lovers
a list of places
Moeder Lambic FontainasPlace Fontainas 8, 1000 City of Brussels, Belgium | 02 503 60 68A definite must-visit for beer lovers. Moeder Lambic offers a wide & varied selection of beer (350 kinds!) and has a knowledgeable staff who can assist with choosing beers.
Delirium CaféImpasse de la Fidélité 4A, 1000 City of Brussels, Belgium | 02 514 44 34With the widest selection of beers (biggest beer list in the world!), this bar attracts a lot of international clients.
De BiertempelRue du Marché aux Herbes 56, 1000 City of Brussels, Belgium | 02 502 19 06A block away from the Grand Place, this beer store offers a unique variety of some of Belgium's most popular and hard to find favorites, as well as glassware and other beer souvenirs.
Cantillon BreweryRue Gheude 56, 1070 Anderlecht, Belgium | 02 521 49 28Cantillon has been brewing traditional beers since 1900, and has a well-earned reputation for making some of the finest lambics in the world.
Individual visits are possible & a glass of beer is included in the entrance fee (6 Euros)
Guided tours for groups are organised on request.
Now the largest brewery in the world, Stella's home is still in Leuven, where it has been for 6 centuries.
Starting May 2011 you can visit the brewery as an individual on Sundays. You will be introduced to the brewing process and get to see the super-fast bottling of cans and bottles. The tour ends with a refreshing tasting in the 'Den Thuis' bar.
This is the place for Blues and Jazz music as well as a very wide array of Belgian beers including some that you won't find elsewhere in Leuven!
Brewery De KoninckMechelsesteenweg 291, 2018 Antwerp, Belgium | 03 218 40 48Home of the 'bolleke', the Koninck Brewery produces 4 different ales today.
Th e brewery can be visited daily (except on Sunday), but visits need to be booked 1 month in advance. Entrance fee is 7 Euros p.p.
Tucked away in the city center, this bar specializes in vintaged Trappist ales. With over 500 beers available this rustic bar is a must-see when in Antwerp.
Antwerpen, Belgium 2000
phone: 32 (0)32 32 45 38
Huisbrouwerij De Halve MaanWalplein 26, 8000 Brugge, België | 050 33 26 97Homebrewery De Halve Maan is located in the historical center of Bruges. Guided tours are offered for 6 Euros p.p. which includes beer tastings. In the pub of the brewery you can taste a varied menu including regional specialties and beer cuisine.
- total distance: 96 miles (154 km)