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Stoofstraat 3-5, Bruges, Belgium
050-336924
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A delightful evening in intimate surroundings!

We chose this restaurant from Trip Advisor recommendations and we were not at all disappointed. We happened on a slow evening when there were only a few other diners, so I cannot vouch for times when this place is crowded, but, and a large but, we had a delicious meal. My husband thought it was the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
Anouchka43
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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English first
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

The welcome is excellent and the atmosphere charming however, the starter of foie gras and apple was lovely as was the dessert of chocolate mouse but the main of duck with red fruits was disappointing. The cod with langoustine sauce also needed a little more seasoning. So much of this restaurant is right but it did not live up to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We chose this restaurant from Trip Advisor recommendations and we were not at all disappointed. We happened on a slow evening when there were only a few other diners, so I cannot vouch for times when this place is crowded, but, and a large but, we had a delicious meal. My husband thought it was the best he had ever... More 

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Givatayim
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This is a very small place, with friendly service and very good food. I like the fact that it doesn't feel touristic, because most places in Bruges do. A good option for dinner!

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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We found this restaurant by accident while wandering the streets of Bruges. I had fish which was amazing but my bf had a stake which was probably one of the best stakes I've ever tasted!!! The lady who served us was really nice and welcoming and she speaks like four languages. Their house wine was very good and I mostly... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Very small French cousin restaurant. It is located in narrow side street from main busy commercial street. Booking rather necessary due to limited number of tables. We had steak, duck leg and sausage casserole and some starters. Moderate portion size hence enough room for starters. All very good but duck leg was exceptional. It is worth visit just to try... More 

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zikhron yaakov
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

So tasty, so aesthetic, in a nutshell: professional. They have a list of specialties, nothing less then special on the menu. They add two extra dishes to the menu, once a week - which shows the serious attitude to cooking and serving. We tried one extra starter, based on snails and were delighted. The dish was beautiful and I felt... More 

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Lee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We came across this little gem just by chance, and if you believe in faith then this was one of those unexplainable things. We loved it! The place was full at lunch so we booked a table for the evening. An and Jonas received us with huge smiles and they were amazing throughout the evening. My wife is gluten and... More 

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Bristol
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This was by far the best meal we had in Bruges, in a cosy and intimate atmosphere. My wife started with a fish terrine – 3 slices of white fish and 3 of trout and lobster. I had the pigeon terrine, which came with a chunk of silky smooth foie gras and dressed salad. My main course was cassoulet; this... More 

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Dudzeele, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Very gentleman staff,visites with friend who know the place. Not. so much choice but the suggestions make it a Nice choice . Everything Well portioned and value for money.good and cheap wines.a place to be recomended i Will be back

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

A fantastic restaurant offering great quality food and service within the warmth of a home environment. The place is one half deli and one half restaurant and the setting is intimate. It gives the feel of dining amongst friends and the food quality is outstanding. I had the coq au vin and my other half had the confit of duck.... More 

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Address: Stoofstraat 3-5, Bruges, Belgium
Phone Number: 050-336924
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
Cuisine: French, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Stoofstraat 3-5, Bruges, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: 050-336924

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine

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