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  • Brouwerij Bosteels
  • The brewer’s house has all the glamour of the ‘Belle Epoque’. State of the art production combined with a display of traditional horse drawn carriages and beer tasting at the cosy brewery tavern.
  • Address:
    • Kerkstraat 96
    • Buggenhout
    • 9255
    • East Flanders, Belgium
  •  Email Website Telephone+32 (0) 52 33 23 23 Facebook
  • Brouwerij Het Anker
  • Discover the history of the brewery, take a look behind the brewing scenes and find out about the brewery visit and beers of Brouwerij Het Anker in Mechelen.
  • Address:
    • Guido Gezellelaan 49
    • B-2800
    • Mechelen
    • Belgium
  •  Email Website Telephone+32 (0) 15 28 71 41 Googleplus Twitter Facebook Instagram

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