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Resto Merlijn

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Beselare $$ - $$$ , European, French
Oude Wervikstraat 70, Beselare 8980, Belgium
+32 57 46 85 55
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
Apr 20, 2017
“Pleasant surprise!!”
Closed Now
All hours
Belgian, European, French, Central European
$$ - $$$
Oude Wervikstraat 70, Beselare 8980, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had business lunch with 2 persons à la carte. The charming lady of the house invited us in and had time for conversation and informing about the menu. We enjoyed our lunch in this high standard but still very cosy rural restaurant. Lots of...More

Thank conrad57
Reviewed April 20, 2017

We stopped at Merlijn with a WW1 battlefield tour group on Apr 6th. We were not expecting to stop at this beautiful restaurant on the Belgian hillside and were pleasantly surprised when we were seated in this wonderful dining room! The service was fantastic from...More

1  Thank rpattandfamily
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Very nice restaurant in beautiful surroundings. Excellent food very well presented first class waiter service Very good knowledge when selecting your wine and helpful advice. Would certainly recommend this five star restaurant and looking foreword to our next visit

1  Thank bobierita
Reviewed August 17, 2015

Brilliant quality of food and excellent service ! The food presentation and quality was worthy of a Michelin star!

Thank Jossy69
Reviewed May 19, 2015

Three old friends spent a long weekend visiting the WW1 museums and sites. We were recommended this restaurant. On arrival we were greeted like VIP's. The menu is only Belgium and in Flemish. The clue is the fish tank with live lobsters and oysters. The...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

It was a perfect evening that we had. Very good menu with adapted wines. We had a great evening with friends.

Thank Sander L
Reviewed September 25, 2014

Beautiful interior, a warm welcome and the food was lovely and reasonably priced. Would definitely return!

Thank Neil H
Reviewed May 29, 2014

The staff did everything to change the experience of 'just going to a restaurant to eat something' into 'feeling like a privelliged guest for which only the very best is good enough'. I state with an example: We had reserved for 6 people, yet, eventhough...More

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed August 10, 2013

Stopped off for lunch and was very impressed by this restaurant. There was no English on the menu but the waitress spent time translating and recommending items on the menu - the staff could not have been helpful enough. The patio and garden have good...More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed July 17, 2013

No longer a bistro, now a proper proper restaurant and definitely worth trying if you want to escape mediocre tourist food in the main towns and cities. The menu was well considered and put together and the quality of the food and service was far...More

Thank jasonturner199
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$17 - $75
Belgian, European, French, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oude Wervikstraat 70, Beselare 8980, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Beselare
  • Phone Number: +32 57 46 85 55
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