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Baobab - CLOSED

Philipstockstraat 27, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 14 08
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Apr 14, 2014
“Great food, boutique ”
Mar 19, 2014
“Excellent Food, friendly service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Philipstockstraat 27, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

We came as a family of four with two young kids and found the hosts incredibly welcoming. We are also South African and were so pleased that the chef not only matched the cuisine but excelled in every regard.

Thank cliffboobyer
Reviewed March 19, 2014

We visited Baobab recently and had a very enjoyable evening. The service is provided with some humor but it did not bother us, although I can imagine some people might not think it's appropriate f.e. in a business environment. We choose an excellent wine "Babylon"...More

Thank Philipp P
Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

Unusual choice for a veggie (they serve zebra!) but with a carnivore partner this is a good choice as they had three veggie starters and two veggie mains. Great atmosphere but I wouldn't recommend.to a hardcore vegan as they do serve a lot of game....More

Thank Veg_head10
Reviewed January 14, 2014

After wondering the streets of Brugge looking for somewhere to eat, we found this great place. It was empty during the slowest tourist time of the year but we decided to risk it, and were glad we did. The owner was friendly and welcoming and...More

Thank adelaidetraveller86
Reviewed December 30, 2013

Nice little South African restaurant. We went there off chance as we couldnt find any spaces in the restaurants we originally wanted to eat. It is run by 2 people,one is cooking and one is serving. Although the food was very nice (we had surf...More

Thank Girondoluna
Reviewed December 28, 2013

Baobab is a nice restaurant in the center of Bruges. It offers good African dishes with nice South African wines. The restaurant is nice, the owner friendly and really kind. The wine list is short but you can find really good wines. The menu offers...More

Thank orso77
Reviewed December 23, 2013

We walked around Bruges looking for the perfect restaurant for my partners birthday when we stumbled onto this gem! It's not too far from the main square but just quite enough to have a relaxing meal. We were greeted by a very friendly and upbeat...More

Thank Elcols94
Reviewed December 23, 2013

Lovely little find, food was fantastic, the services couldn't be faulted with owner explaining the food, how it was cooked etc. Lovely warm welcoming atmosphere! My ownly criticsism being they don't except card, so I had to run to a cash point. No a massive...More

Thank Ecbrown93
Reviewed November 22, 2013

Boa Bab located on Philipstockstraat, not far from the main market square near the bell tower. Well worth searching out this small restaurant. Freshly prepared first class ingredients, excellently cooked on the spot and served by the garrulous host. If we ever go back to...More

Thank s_farquhar
Reviewed October 29, 2013

South African dining operated by a couple the guy up front and the lady is the chef. Great small restaurant with plenty of veggie, meat and fish options. The food is cooked there in the raised kitchen area, freshly prepared for you, so don't expect...More

Thank fit2live
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$25 - $76
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Philipstockstraat 27, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 14 08
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World cuisine, South African specialties, gluten and lactose free meals made to order. Reserving a table is highly recommended. MOTTO: "We don't serve fast food but fresh food as fast as we can."
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