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Handy facts about our establishment (Transportation, parking, reservations)


Arenberg: Oudevaartplaats 2-4
Oudaan: Oudaan 3
Stadsschouwburg : Meistraat 4

After 18.00 hours you pay € 5.90 for the entire evening (as of March 2012)

More info on external website:


Bourla is located at the Graanmarkt between the Bourla theatre and the Theaterplein.

See our map on the contact page for the exact location.


You can dine at Bourla after 18.00 hours. Mention that you are going to the theatre when you make your reservation!

Walking distance to:

The Bourla Theatre 3 min.
The Arenberg Theatre: 2 min.
Stadsschouwburg: 3 min.
Het paleis: 3 min.
Opera: 10 minutes (or 9 min. with the tram)
Queen Elizabeth Hall: 15 minutes (or 12 min with the tram)
Mention you are going to a theatre show when making your reservation.

By car


Hasselt and Turnhout via E313 en E34: take exit 17 (Borgerhout)

Breda via E19: follow the ring around Antwerp and take exit 3 (Borgerhout)

Gent and Kortrijk via E17: right after the Kennedy Tunnel, take exit 5a (Antwerpen Centrum)

Brussel via Boom vvia A12: follow Antwerpen Centrum

Brussel via Mechelen via E19: follow exit Antwerpen Centrum from the Craeybeckx Tunnel


General: Anton Vanden Houte, Steven Mares

Kitchen: Koen De Boeck, Head Cook

Room: André Fettel


Bourla has two terraces:

The terrace next to the outer wall can be completely covered and heated. You can make reservations for this terrace.
The tables on the terrace between the trees in the middle of the square are first come, first serve. There are benches where you can have an aperitif while you wait

Public transportation

By train to Central Station or by bus to Rooseveltplaats, and then with the bus and the tram:
Premetro 2, 3, 5 and 15 / Get out at station Meir – exit Huidevettersstraat.
Trams 7 and 8 / Get out at Huidevettersstraat Tram 4 / Get out at Groenplaats
Bus 9 / Get out at Komedieplaats

Group reservations

Bourla can place up to 120 persons (seated) For availability and customised offers:

Larger groups may also be received on days of closure (Sundays and Holidays)

City bikes (Velo)

The nearest bicycle station by Velo Antwerp is at the beginning of the Schuttershofstraat, Station 036 – Bourla.

Or Station 023 – Rubenshuis on the Wapper

Business hours

Every day after 11 am
Closed on Sundays and Holidays

Kitchen: daily from 12h00 to 14h45
(14h45 to 18h00: short menu)
18h00 to 22h00 (Fridays until 23h00)

Saturdays: continuously from 12h00 to 23h00.
Sundays: closed


Reserve your table via hour handy reservation tool

Cafe-Restaurant Bourla

Graanmarkt 7
2000 Antwerpen
03-232 16 32


Alle dagen open vanaf 11u
Gesloten op zon- en feestdagen

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