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Tom's Diner

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West-Gistelhof 23, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 33 82
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Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tue 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Valentines night ! Thankfully I pre-booked as the restaurant was very busy. Pleasant ,efficient , multi lingual team who were a delight after other Bruges venues. Food was excellent...maybe Meat loaf isnt the typical Valentines night fare but it was fabulously served with a Rhubarb compote. Bliss. Great meal and I will visit again

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Thank Richard B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

But definitely worth a visit if you can find it. Fish soup is very warming and filling on a winter's day. prices are very reasonable with most main dishes €10 - €15 Just a word of warning that strictly cash only.

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Seal Beach, California
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came here for our anniversary dinner. We were at a bar earlier in the day and asked for a recommendation for dinner. This restaurant was lovely, the food was absolutely amazing, and the service was fantastic. I would recommend this to anyone that wants a nice, relaxed dinner. Ask for their recommendations. We basically let our... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

Great food & Wine - trendy relaxed atmosphere - very popular - a little hard to find but worth it - would book before travel.

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Thank shirley h
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Great food, fantastic atmosphere, excellent service. We had the well known meatball and pasta scampi. Worth a visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

This great restaurant offered delicious food and was a little further out from the centre of town than most but still only a 5-10 minute walk from the centre. A really nice location situated in a more residential area which had a different feel to the usual places near the middle of town. Service was excellent. We booked a table... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

This is a little gem off the beaten track in Bruges. You will need to book unless you wish to chance being disappointed due to its growing popularity. The ambience is friendly and warm along with the attentive but unfussy service style. The food has Masterchef aspirations that are not undeserved. We had the sea bass and the hazel nut... More 

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Thank Roger W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Great evening, great service, great food! Restaurant was booked for 8:30pm, we were greeted and taken to our table, appetisers were tasty then onto mains... meat loaf with rhubarb compote... buttery mash and salad.... really enjoyed it! Massive portions too! Very cosy and welcoming restaurant on all accounts! Defiantly with a try! 👍🏻

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

The Manager of the Jacobs Hotel close by recommended Tom's Diner to us. He said the food was good and made a reservation for us. On arrival at 7.00 for an evening meal the Diner was crowded. The service was good and the food was delicious. It is off the beaten track that is true but if you want good... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

Tom's is north of the center of town in a small building so reservations are probably essential. It is an inviting spot and the menu is quite good with starters, tapas, and mains. The only unusual thing to us, as a party of six, is that we were only allowed to order four different dishes among our group including all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, European, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West-Gistelhof 23, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 33 82

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