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Rock Fort

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Langestraat 15, Bruges 8000, Belgium
050 33 41 13
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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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
Contempory decor, a bit noisy, but good food.

Rock Fort offers an intiquing menu of selections of small, medium and large individual dishes as well as a regular menu. We had the Spanish Rice variation on a Paella theme and it was delicious, and quite enough for a light dinner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
Andrew A
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Carmel Valley, California
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  • Romantic
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Carmel Valley, California
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219 reviews 219 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Rock Fort offers an intiquing menu of selections of small, medium and large individual dishes as well as a regular menu. We had the Spanish Rice variation on a Paella theme and it was delicious, and quite enough for a light dinner.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited this fantastic, petite restaurant on a Wednesday night and found the the service, food, & atmosphere to be top notch! My wife, who normally avoids all fish in every situation, managed to steal nearly half of each plate that was sat in front of my most pleased and expanding belly. The food was prepared to... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We went to the Rock Fort at lunchtime on recommendation of a local. We didn't have a reservation but it was no problem (this time!) The special (16€) was beouf bourginon with a dressed green salad and frites. We chose Belgian beer rather than wine and it hit the spot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

We dined here on our eleventh anniversary on a short trip to the city as it was recommended by our B&B host. We phoned a few hours before and secured a bar table as the restaurant was full and this was a Monday, so booking advisable. Food and wine were delicious, waiters were attentive, ambience modern and bright, and not... More 

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Attended with a work colleague. Had the 4 course surprise set menu 55 Euros. You can find out what it is first if you like. Modern bright interior.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

We went here for dinner and were lucky that we booked that morning as we got the last table which looked into the kitchen. It was fascinating to watch the chefs at work. The waitress (who was efficient but not over-friendly) offered us the 4 course 'Chefs Menu' at €55 per head or we could choose dishes from the 'small,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We visited Rock Fort for our anniversary dinner. Immediately we were welcomed by a chorus of Flemish, an extremely reassuring sign that you've found a locals place. The staff are knowledgeable and courteous, taking the time to read out the wine menu was in Flemish only. The concise menu is easily digested due to it's simplicity as small, medium and... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

My sister she like the place so much and she keep talking about here.So,whenI back from the trip Brugge is always my last stop before head home.Why not good food that we usually do? Love gin tonic in the fews difference way here.I like atmosphere when someone at the bar mix the drink make varieties of the place much more... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We managed to get the last bar table in this popular place and decided to order from the tapas menu. The food was very good, particularly the toasts with tuna and anchovies. It also had a nice atmosphere, even on a Thursday night in January when Bruges is quiet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Not your average old city Bistro, we arrived on a cool Tuesday night in January, the old city was empty but the restaurant was not. No reservations meant a seat at the bar, about 20 min later we were invited to sit at a table. The appetizer was Imberico Ham washed down with a local Pils; great stuff. Next was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Langestraat 15, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: 050 33 41 13

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 27 - 109

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic

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