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De Penge

Lindekensstraat 45, Turnhout 2300, Belgium
+32 14 41 29 24
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Nice bar

This is a small nice bar. Nice terrace. But I remember one instance the owner went bonkers late... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
erica272015
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Turnhout, Belgium
A traditional beercafe in the upper class

An excellent beercafe just a little bit off the main track, but once there, you will see that this... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
norske01
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Honefoss, Norway
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1 week ago
“Nice bar”
Nov 6, 2016
“A traditional beercafe in the upper class”
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Lindekensstraat 45, Turnhout 2300, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small nice bar. Nice terrace. But I remember one instance the owner went bonkers late one night, ant tried to scare away customers, in stead of just asking them to leave.( I’m sorry to say, because otherwise this was a great place...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

An excellent beercafe just a little bit off the main track, but once there, you will see that this is a truly gem of a place. Especially if you are after some good beers. Visited this place with a group of 10 beerclub-members from Norway...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This Belgium Pub is 100 years old and still the best in Town! Only for a drink, best a beer, ask the owner to his suggestion, it's like wine how he can talk and advice.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

De Penge is everything what I expect from a good bar: I can go there and I'll just say what kind of beer I want to drink, Mark will make some suggestions and you'll have a great tasting of something new.

Thank zoriander
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This pub has a good choice of Belgian "and" foreign beers. The interior is mostly kept as it was usual in the early 1900's in the labourers communities surrounding the factories in that period. The pub is about 120 years old and named after what...More

Thank Efdede
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Travelling to Belgium to visit various beer-cafès, must be a privelege for a beer-lover. Being a member of a serious beer-club in Norway, it's been an annual occurence travelling to different parts of Belgium. This year Turnhout in Northern part of Belgium was on the...More

Thank Johnny O
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Great selection of unusual Belgian beers. A lovely outside courtyard and atmospheric seating inside. Brilliant. We didn't try the food so couldn't comment but the beer was fantastic. Some beers on draft, others in bottles. The beers were very unique and different from what you...More

Thank Alan R
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

This is indeed the oldest pub in Turnhout, where you can drink an excellent lager "Cristal Alken". Moreover, it is the place in the wide surroundings where you can taste a variety of the most exquisite beers, of which some can't be found anywhere else.

Thank Luwobe
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

A visite to " de Penge " is a great experience. Excellent beer in a perfect nostalgic place.But don't get to drunk, because after your visite there is a nice town to discovere with an excellent theater: " de Warande".

1  Thank marinusleijten
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

De Penge is the oldest pub in my hometown, some 120 years old. The owner, Marc Moonen, is a real beer-sommelier. He can let you taste the most incredible beers, from all over the world. But his standard 'lager' draft Cristal is my favourite. At...More

2  Thank Mark V
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