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Le Grand Cafe Belfort

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Markt 25, Bruges 8000, Belgium
050-332262
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ok, great spot to just watch people and food is good, although in the large scale of Bruges and the price it does not match expectations

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Thank ricardo m
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Well, just decided to check if 2 stars of Tripadvisor are not too harsh. Conclusion: evaluation is very realistic. So, let's start. Ordered first dark beer, and then, literally in less than a minute, while the waiter was still at our table, changed my mind and asked for Hoegaarden. Immediate reaction of the caring personnel: Sorry, sir, too late: the... More 

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st. louis, mo
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113 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location in the central square can’t be beaten, and the food was quite pleasant, if unspectacular. We enjoyed the fish soup, which though costly was worth the money, and the mussels were plentiful and well cooked. There aren’t enough waiters if the many tables are occupied, so if you’re looking for a quick bite, avoid this place if it... More 

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Lytham St Anne's
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely visit to bruges ..... lovely weather ....stopped for wine in the sun ...expensive but worth it for the fab location and ambience ... will come baxk

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Thank Gilly M
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

On a day trip we were told to avoid the square as too pricey Well, we ignored that and went here for lunch. The food was great, Flemish stew and superb fries, beer options very good and the service was excellent You have a great view across the square and it is very relaxing Would recommend

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Thank TheBrownsofMargate
Belfort_Francais, Manager at Le Grand Cafe Belfort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the nice review. It is a pleasure to see that people who are satisfied also react. We have about 500 guests every day and only few react, usually those who are not satisfied. The fact that only 2 or 3 negative comments per week are posted is giving us the feeling that it is not... More 

Guadalajara, Mexico
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The only good thing is the location but 15 eu for a 1lt beer is to pay a lot for it. The food was expensive also and just ok. The service was also just ok. there is nothing that they do to make you feel good. They know that you are tired and hungry and they take advantage of it... More 

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Thank LuisBarragan147
Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We came (2 adults+child of 3.5 years old) at 16:15PM yesterday 15.05.2016. The waiter, a guy with bold head and a bird, directed us to sit in a place of eating as we were starving after long day. We sat. The waiter took his time and the other waiters didnt approach us. Than I asked for the menu and it... More 

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Thank Criticism71
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We went to Le Grand Cafe Belfort for dinner, and even though the setting looks good, the food and service certainly aren't!! We had the 19.50 3-course menu. Spup of the day was ok, but the main course (steak) was very dry and too peppery. Dessert again was ok,but the overall presentation and service can definitely be improved!! Personelle is... More 

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Thank Lise A
East Dereham, Norfolk.
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121 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

Considering its central position in the Grande Place, the Belfort turned out to be a great place to dine in the evening. In the centre of the restaurant there is a very warm inviting gas-generated fire which immediately makes one feel welcome when the outside temperature is less than ideal. I ordered a Dover sole and my wife chose an... More 

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

After reading the first 7-8 reviews I can't BELIVE this was the same resturant ( had to double check photos) YES we did eat here and had no problems. The staff were fine and polite. Decor was lovely, place was clean, and had a relaxing atmosphere. Bit pricy, but you are eating in the main square what do u expect.... More 

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Thank Lada1
Belfort_Francais, Manager at Le Grand Cafe Belfort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this excellent review. Since we took over this business, we changed everything : the management, the menu, the furniture, the terrace, ... really everything. We hope that every body will give us the opportunity to show that it has improved enormously ... If not, please let us know also. We are pleased that you already... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 stars
    Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Belgian, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markt 25, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: 050-332262

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?