Planning to shop till you drop or just out for a relaxed day of shopping? Besides its status as a shopping paradise, Maasmechelen Village is also a foodie heaven where you can enjoy breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Are you fond of Italian cuisine or more into Belgian classics? Sweet or savoury snacks? Fancy a fresh pint, a mocktail, a glass of wine or a tasty cup of coffee? Check it out!
Our five-star eateries are so marvellous, you'll be licking your fingers and thumbs. Please check in at any one of our 5 foodie address favourites.
GIULIANO | TRADITIONAL ITALIAN CUISINE
Take a seat at father Giuliano's table for some genuine Italian cuisine and southern hospitality. A carpaccio di bue e vitello tonnato? Orecchiette con salsiccia e friarielli or a scaloppine alla Milanese? You'll be amazed by Giuliano's honest, delicious menu with fresh pasta and pizzas prepared à la minute from authentic family recipes. Start with a gin & tonic and, of course, finish up with a Lavazza cappuccino and a tiramisu for dessert. Benvenuto!
LE PETIT BELGE | CLASSICS AT THEIR BEST
Flemish stew or a charcuterie platter with pâté and fine headcheese? A tender Belgian Blue rib-eye steak or a steaming pot of Zeeland mussels? Le Petit Belge is the perfect place to stop by for Belgian classics. In a cosy setting with a stylish Art Deco touch, it's hard to choose between so many delicacies from mother's kitchen. Le Petit Belge also pays tribute to beer lovers with an outstanding beer list. Santé!
ELLIS GOURMET BURGER | HIP FOOD STOP
Ellis Gourmet Burger signature burgers are slowly conquering all of Europe and now, they're also stealing the hearts of shoppers of all ages in Maasmechelen Village. This hip food stop will surprise you with classic burgers made from 100% Holstein meat, served with freshly made chips. Vegetarian or vegan? Order a Portobello burger or a beet to the roots to load your shopping batteries up to 200%. Surprising, fresh and oh-so-delicious!
LE PAIN QUOTIDIEN | FRESH FRAGRANCES & COLOURS
Set down your shopping bags, plop into comfortable armchairs and breathe in the atmosphere of freshly baked bread and tradition. Le Pain Quotidien is your go-to place for either breakfast, lunch, brunch or an invigorating snack. Eggs, granola, salads, quiche, tartines, fresh soup, organic bread and tarts... Everything is prepared with a lot of love and organically-grown products. It's good for you and good for the planet. Order and just enjoy
SNACK STOPS | FOR SMALL HUNGER
Taking a break while shopping? Feeling peckish? Discover the small but fine snack stops in Maasmechelen Village. Stroll over to Chez Lulu's ice cream and waffle stall and sample their home-made ice cream. Stop off at What a Waffle for a classic Liège waffle and a cup of coffee or hot chocolate. Discover the Kusmi Tea boutique or fill a box with Belgian chocolates at Leonidas or Neuhaus. Tasty, tasty, tasty!