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Bridge

Sint - Baafsplein 21, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 223 61 67
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Ranked #73 of 516 Restaurants in Ghent
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $13 - $33
Cuisines: Brasserie
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Food and service were not terrible, but not anything special either. The location is the best thing about the place, as it is centrally located. You could do worse but you could also do better. I had the vol-au-vent, which was pretty good, certainly better than my companion's mediocre pasta.

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Paris, France
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Felt like we were back on France. Grouchy server and confusing menus. Waiter was no help. They would not serve tap water. Had to get up to find server to order, get check, etc. Nice location. Food ok. But there are other restaurants next door so why put up with the terrible service?

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Colombia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

It is a good local food, not so expensive. I recommend it.Close to all atractions in Gent, not so far from Cathedral

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

They gave us different 3 menus in diffent size and layout.We could tell it was the same text,but the all thing was too much confusing. They refused to serve tap water,odd! The food was good,not excellent.Definitely not worth what the asked maybe 3-4 euros less,but portion were too big.I would have preferred a smaller portion for a smaller price. When... More

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

The Bridge is a brasserie in one of the best locations - even in a quiet time of year it was quite full of locals and we found the food decent and the service highly efficient. Good value for money - especially when you consider the location right in the middle of the historic city centre

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Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Booked a table during the day on a Sunday for 7.30pm, having heard good things from tripadvisor and seen the lovely location. When we arrived the restaurant was fairly quiet, but still had a nice atmosphere. We were shown to our table in the window which was just lovely. I could have sat there all evening even on my own... More

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Riccione, Italy
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88 reviews 88 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

we arrived here based on the tripadvisor stars. we left, before we ate. The space, you get is of a 70x70 cm table in a 10 cm distance from the next table neighbor. A salad costs 18 euros. The good thing is its location. Just a step away from the Cathedral. These central locations have something in common. Always full,... More

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Be'er Sheva, Israel
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We enjoyed our meal here very much. We had traditional belgiuic food, which was served with beer we enjoyed. The service was fast, helpful and pleasent. We would defiantly recommend this restaurant to our friends.

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Ramsgate, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

Four different meals between is, all of them excellent and generously sized, most customers seemed local families, service prompt and efficient.

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London
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Restaurants opposite main attractions are usually only great for the views. The Bridge is fab for the views and the food. Try the ham and cheese crockets for starters, which were delicious. Mussles (in garlic and touch of cream sauce) were super fresh and frites as you'd expect them to be in Belgium. The steak and frites were also tasty.... More

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