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Tea-room De Proeverie

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Katelijnstraat 6, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 08 87
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9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dessert
Description: Tea-room “De Proeverie” is an extension of the famous chocolate shop...
Tea-room “De Proeverie” is an extension of the famous chocolate shop “chocolaterie Sukerbuyc” located opposite, on the same street. It serves cakes and chocolate fantasies all made on the premises by family recipes. No waffles, pancakes or ice, instead you can savor a whole range of exquisite cakes while enjoying a coffee break by light baroque music.
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Local cuisine

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  • 187
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    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
So good we went twice........

and that was in one day. Our trip to and from the bus station takes us past this little piece of Bruges heaven. A Hot chocolate in the morning followed by hot chocolate and cake on the return. A trip to Bruges is not complete with a visit to this wonderful establishment

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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England
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dessert
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

and that was in one day. Our trip to and from the bus station takes us past this little piece of Bruges heaven. A Hot chocolate in the morning followed by hot chocolate and cake on the return. A trip to Bruges is not complete with a visit to this wonderful establishment

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

probably the best coffee shop my wife and I have ever visited anywhere in the world, great coffee served with a nice selection of chocolates and extra cream on the side. The cakes are to die for forget calorie counting and just indulge and enjoy you will not forget it in a hurray.

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York, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

A lovely tea room serving excellent hot chocolate, coffee and the best tea. All served with a selection of chocolates included. The cakes are delicious and the portions of the cutting cakes are huge, advise one portion for two people. A delightful tea room highly recommended.

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Fortrose, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This little tea room has a fairly dull facade, but just look through the door and see the array of delights that await. This is just what was needed on a cold, wet day...a warm fire, fantastic coffee and simply stunning cakes. You order and within a minute or so you were served. Called in two days running it was... More 

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Chester Le Street
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110 reviews 110 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Enjoyed this cozy little tearoom. Excellent coffee served with delicious chocolates from the chocolate shop across the road, a great idea. This was a lovely place to take a break from sightseeing.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

A nice interior, relatively modern and a the fire added a little extra. If tea is your thing then probably worth a visit. However, the menu lacks the choice and variety of many of the other cosy places around Brugges when wanting warm drink. Only one hot chocolate available, which was quite bland. Had the feeling of quite a busy... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

A lovely little tea room which is a must if you are visiting the diamond museum. The cakes are delicious and there is an array of teas and coffees. With the most amazing specialist hot chocolate. Nice airy room which is not overcrowded like many of the others in the area.

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Noduwez, Belgium
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I went there for Valentine's Day and was surprised to see it wasn't fully packed. The flow was decent and we were seated in the minute following our entrance. The place is warm, even hot and it smells of herbs and tea (which is obvious, for a tea-room). The choice in teas, coffees or cold beverages is extensive and its... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Must go in here and try a hot chocolate, it's to die for! You can even go to the back and see them making the cakes which is a lovely experience. Decor is lovely and the staff were very friendly. Can't fault anything about it. The chocolates that they serve with the hot chocolates were beautiful - still dreaming about... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This is a beautiful tea room with roaring fires and the most decadent and indulgent treats. I visit Bruges a lot and always have to stop here for their hot chocolate and cakes. An absolute treat. Bruges is also easy to drive to from the UK (via ferry to Calais or Dunkirk) and has lots of easy to find car... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Katelijnstraat 6, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 08 87

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Tea Room

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine

Description

Tea-room “De Proeverie” is an extension of the famous chocolate shop “chocolaterie Sukerbuyc” located opposite, on the same street. It serves cakes and chocolate fantasies all made on the premises by family recipes. No waffles, pancakes or ice, instead you can savor a whole range of exquisite cakes while enjoying a coffee break by light baroque music.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm

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