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Discover Benelux | A Fabulous Belgian Wedding | The Inspiration Guide

Out-of-the-ordinary wedding at an old Belgian brewery TEXT: CAROLINE D’HONT | PHOTOS: GRAND CAFÉ LAMOT

architectural spaces, giving the hosts maximum flexibility. From the foyer you get an amazing panorama over the historic city of Mechelen, with staggering views of the river Dijle and St. Rumbold’s cathedral, beautifully lit at night. If the weather is good, receptions can be held outside on the banks of the river. There is also a nice dance floor with a bar, serving Belgium’s finest beers. Grand Café Lamot in Mechelen is not your classic wedding venue. It is a historic brewery, renovated to a unique event location. The notable building is preserved, including the old brewing kettles, however a modern glass structure has been built around it, for a very spacious and light feel. This wedding venue can welcome up to 700 guests. There is a wide range of different

A special mention goes out the wide range of catering options. From a casual reception to a fancy sit down dinner, guests will be treated with a broad selection of culinary delights, from Belgian specialities to classics from around the world. The venue offers all-inclusive, tailor-made wedding formulas, adapted to the happy couple’s wishes and needs. The staff have a broad ex-

From the foyer you get an amazing panorama over the historic city of Mechelen, with staggering views over the river Dijle and the St. Rumbold's cathedral.

perience in hosting events. They will provide you with the right advice and suggestions, resulting in an elaborate script for the entire festive event to take care of even the smallest details. In advance you will be presented with an all-in price offer, ruling out any financial surprises afterwards, assuring hosts and guests a stress-free and unforgettable feast. www.grandcafelamot.be

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