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Antwerp City Brewery De Koninck

Antwerp City Brewery De Koninck

Since the year 1833 we have been brewing the beer of the city, here in the city. And rest assured, the Bolleke is still brewed according to the original recipe, with the best ingredients and under ideal conditions within the walls of our city brewery. Feel free to come and take a look at our interactive brewery tour. A unique adventure for groups and individuals, with 2 delicious tastings. After your visit, take a look in our shop where you will be immersed in the world of the brand. Don’t forget to visit our bar and the craft shops on site. This is where the flavours of the city come into their own.

Interactive tour
The most fun adventure in the city? A tour through our City Brewery! Not only a ‘must-see’, but above all a ‘must-do’ due to the countless interactive experiences. And no: you don’t have to follow a guide: you do this tour at your own pace. We also treat you to a perfectly tapped tasting before and during your visit. So put our tour on your bucket list, or rather: come and experience it immediately!

Bar & shop
After your visit you can enjoy a wide range of special beers in our bar. Order another perfectly tapped Bolleke, or go for a tasting flight with 3 beers of your choice. Take a look in our shop, where you can find nice gadgets for yourself or as a gift. Choose between exclusive beer glasses, original openers, trendy clothing or exclusive lifestyle items.

Crafts
At Antwerp city brewery De Koninck we are driven by a pure passion for brewing. And with a total surface area of 18,000m², we can accommodate people who are equally passionate about their craft. Besides our various crafts (Chocolatier Jitsk, Cheese refiner Van Tricht, Butcher’s Store, The Bakery, Paul Morel, Velodome), you will also find 3 restaurants here: Black Smoke, The Butcher’s Son and De Pelgrim.

Tastings & events
At De Koninck, we love organizing events. We would like to welcome you at one of our many events, afterworks, … Would you rather have a party yourself? You can also rent our bars and rooms for private parties or corporate events.

The brewery is easily accessible by public transport (tram & bus stop Harmonie) as well as by VELO (various Velo stations in the area). Berchem train station is also within walking distance.

3 reasons why this is worth your visit

  • A visit to City brewery De Koninck is a must see & must do when in Antwerp. Due to the countless interactive experiences, you don’t need to follow a guide, but you can stroll through 10 different exhibition areas at your own pace. Go through the city in an old van, end up in the middle of a spherical glass, walk high above the brewing hall and prove your beer tapping skills.
  • You will be treated to 2 delicious tasters.
  • After the tour, you can visit our crafts (chocolatier, cheese shop, butcher, bakery, …) or eat at one of the 3 restaurants.