Awards

Strafste café van Vlaanderen (most awesome pub in Flanders)

The viewers of the touristic television programme 'Vlaanderen Vakantieland' elected Kurt and Yves as 'most awesome pub owner of Flanders'.

At the same time, the inn was awarded the title of 'most awesome pub of Flanders and Brussels', because of all the cafés in the four categories, the Eizeringen pub got the highest score of all.

This competition was organised in 2009 by VisitFlanders and the public broadcasting channel EEN.

Ratebeer - The World's Best Beer Destinations

Ratebeer is one of the most important international beer websites. Beer lovers are rating bars, beer restaurants, brewpubs and breweries worldwide. Since 2009, 'In de Verzekering tegen de Grote Dorst' is amongst the 50 best beer destinations of the world. On November 14th, 2014 the pub reached second place in this ranking. http://www.ratebeer.com/places/top-rated

Ratebeer Gold Award 2011

In 2011, RateBeer.com awarded 'In de Verzekering tegen de Grote Dorst' for the first time a Gold Award in the category 'Best Beer Bars in the World'. That year only five Belgian pubs were attrbuted that honour:

  • Kulminator, Antwerp
  • Chez Moeder Lambic Fontainas, Brussels
  • In de Verzekering tegen de Grote Dorst, Eizeringen
  • ’t Brugs Beertje, Bruges
  • en Chez Moeder Lambic Saint-Gilles, Brussels

www.ratebeer.com 

Ratebeer Gold Award 2012

In 2012, our pub received once again from Ratebeer a Gold Award, together with the Kulminator in Antwerp, ’t Brugs Beertje in Bruges, and Chez Moeder Lambic Fontainas and Chez Moeder Lambic Saint-Gilles in Brussels.

www.ratebeer.com 

Belgian Beer Awards Digital Festival edition 2014

"In de Verzekering tegen de Grote Dorst" won third place in the category "beer cafe of the year" of the third edition of Beer Awards and achieved a bronze medal!

www.beerawards.be/laureaten-bbadf/editie-2014/

RateBeer Best 2014 - Best Beer Bar in Belgium & Best Beer Bar in the World

In January 2015, 'In de Verzekering tegen de Grote Dorst' was named 'Best Beer Bar in Belgium 2014' and ended also 2nd in the List of 'Best Beer Destinations in the World', after restaurant Akkurat (Stockholm), and thus being also 'Best Beer Bar in the World 2014'.

 

RateBeer Best 2015 - Best Beer Bar in Belgium & Best Beer Bar in the World

In January 2016, 'In de Verzekering tegen de Grote Dorst' was named for the 2nd consecutive time 'Best Beer Bar in Belgium' and ended also 2nd in the List of 'Best Beer Destinations in the World', after restaurant Akkurat (Stockholm), and thus being also 'Best Beer Bar in the World 2015'.

www.ratebeerbest.com

Ratebeer Best 2016 - Best Beer Bar in Belgium & Best Beer Bar in the World

In January 2017, the pub was named for the 3rd consecutive time 'Best Beer Bar in Belgium' and ended also 2nd in the List of 'Best Beer Destinations in the World', after restaurant Akkurat (Stockholm).

www.ratebeerbest.com