Things to see and do - Zaventem
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Zaventem Travel guide
Zaventem : Michelin's recommendations
Zaventem is known most of all for its airport. Created in 1958 and extended recently, it is the largest in Belgium.
Tourist attractions Zaventem : Things to see and do
N262 B - 1930 Zaventem
This Gothic church has Romanesque roots and was enlarged in the 16C, 17C and 19C. It houses an interesting painting, St Martin Sharing His Coat by A. Van Dyck who is said to have stayed here.
Steenokkerzeelstraat 151 B - 1930 Zaventem
A delightful local restaurant whose Italian repertory is prepared according to time honoured traditions. Sample the house speciality, osso bucco, which is mouthwateringly tender and flavoursome. As you dig in, the chef may even stop by your table for..
Hypodroomlaan 141 B - 1933 Sterrebeek
Good modern menus offered in a simple and bright setting (floorboards, light wood tables, lime-washed chairs) or on the green terrace. Dining room for group meals on the first floor.
Leuvensesteenweg 614 B - 1930 Nossegem
A modern take on good old brasserie cooking, served in an inviting setting: terracotta and chocolate tones, banquettes with fake crocodile-skin upholstery, and designer lighting. Pretty terrace surrounded by greenery.
H. Henneaulaan 164 B - 1930 Zaventem
This 13C watermill is now home to a restaurant on the ground floor and to a banquet hall upstairs. The decor sports a compromise between old and new, while the cuisine is firmly rooted in classical traditions.
Kouterweg 2 B - 1930 Zaventem
This modern brasserie occupies an attractive manor house in a public park with a lake. Find an uncluttered, stylish decor, an orangerie, reception rooms and play area. A good value for money menu.
Heldenplein 16 B - 1930 Zaventem
The strapline of this restaurant is 'simply meat', where it uses only the very best quality and ensures that each carcass is aged until it reaches perfect maturity. All is served with handcut chips that are fried in beef fat, along with equally authe..