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Restaurant Couvert

Eekhoutstraat 17, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 37 87
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea snails” (4 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
“scallops” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Eekhoutstraat 17, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Two nights in Brugge and selected this restaurant for our last night on recommendation of TA. What a find. Small family run restaurant.... like entering the front room of a house (which I assume it once was). Excellent food, good reasonably priced wine and attentive...More

Thank G7d
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Thank you Trip Advisor. Fabulous restaurant. Modest, intimate, understated and absolute class. Best meal we’ve enjoyed for some time. Small (we counted 18 covers) family restaurant, the children(very discreetly) came down to say good night. Not huge menu but enough choice. Beautifully presented, impeccable service.....and...More

Thank Andy D
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We enjoyed a very nice meal in a small family run business. Food was excellent and surroundings nice. Service started out a bit clinical but warmed up as the night progressed . Would eat there again and recommend.

Thank Cherillio
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Restaurant Couvert is a small, but delightful restaurant that was recommended to us by many people. It is run by a husband and wife team - he cooking, she hostessing and serving. Nice relaxing ambience to enjoy a meal. We selected the tasting menu with...More

Thank Herkbert
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

This is a very small restaurant - 5 tables - owned and operated by a lovely couple. He is the chef and she runs the front of the house. We had a three course dinner that was extremely well prepared and nicely presented. One of...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Just arrived and came here as it’s really close by. Food was amazing and the chocolate mouse a must. Great atmosphere and very welcoming.

Thank crossmanwarriors
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Come thanks to tripadvisor, we appreciated this place for its exeptional cuisine and service at the top level. The lobster was freash and teastly. Thanks to waiters

Thank KatiaW109
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

We had a terrific dinner here last month. It has the feel of a classic French bistro with high class food and wine. We had main and dessert but they bought us out some hors d’ouevres including snails that were my first tasting and were...More

Thank LoveToTravel203
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Our evening dinner at the Restaurant Convert was the most lovely, relaxing, and best dinner of the 5-days we stayed in Bruges. I have to admit, the hostess (which I believe is an owner with her husband, the chef) reminded me of my Aunt Barb...More

Thank mrkairis
Reviewed May 29, 2018

This was definitely the best meal we had in Bruges over 4 nights. The food is very well cooked and straightforward - like the very best of modern home cooking. the style is delicate and not heavy - unlike much of Belgian cooking! The menu...More

Thank Mugster1
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Artur M
January 29, 2018|
Response from ScoutMidwest | Reviewed this property |
They speak excellent English. Use WhatsApp and give them a call or get the concierge at your hotel to book for you. In fact, if you’re staying in Bruges, it’s best to get your concierge to book for you anyway. Do NOT just... More
December 27, 2015|
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Response from Ray H | Reviewed this property |
My wife is extremely lactose intolerant (even before it became fashionable) and because they cook to order they were able to accommodate her. As suggested above, in case you are just left with a plate of Dauphinoise potato... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eekhoutstraat 17, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 37 87
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