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Tearoom Carpe Diem

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Wijngaardstraat 8, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 54 47
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Delicious breakfast. We saw someone eating it though the window and knew immediately what we wanted! We ordered a luxury breakfast and a waffle. This came with champagne and was a massive treat! Cannot recommend enough. Lovely way to start our holiday.

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Thank Pinkgemma
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Based off the review of others we stopped in here while passing through Brugge. Waffles were excellent as was my croque monsieur. Very civilised and worth a visit.

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Thank Hamish B
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tea room is attached to a small bakery which has some really great treats, but the restaurant itself is nothing to write home about. Expect a really basic, over-priced breakfast or brunch. If you want authentic, Belgian waffles then I'd suggest going elsewhere. When we were there (Thursday morning), the entire tea room was being serviced by one waiter... More 

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Thank Paul F
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little tea shop is opposite an amazing looking patisserie shop, which is what first caught our attention. We had Flemish coffees, which were delicious and the soup of the day with really nice bread. Unfortunately we were then too full for the waffles we had planned to have, but the table next to us ordered them and they looked... More 

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Maidenhead
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cafe, with a nice peaceful open air rear courtyard. Friendly staff and yummy fresh waffles. I recommend the Carpe Diem!

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Thank Rob L
Spanbroek, The Netherlands
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A bit difficult to find as you have to enter via a bakery entry (part of their shop but a little confusing). Really enjoyed the waffles here, one of the best I ever had and there was a choice of two single origin coffees along the standard espresso which I hope more restaurants start doing. No problem for vegetarians here... More 

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1 Thank HvD75
Preston, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told about this little gem so made a point of seeking it out.What a delight.we went to the back room and sat in the patio area,where a delightful waiter came to take our order. this was brought promptly. soft croissants followed by a little cheesecake with blackcurrant.yum.hope to be back soon.

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best waffles and services. Vanessa! Thank you. You are loud and funny.. but we loved it. Definitely recommended. Good tea and waffles in town. Thank you Belgium

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Chesham
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I bought sandwiches at Carpe Diem. They were the best we have ever tasted...anywhere. When we go to Bruges again, we will certainly go to this quaint place and feast ourselves on their lovely sandwiches.

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1 Thank Derek H
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

We visited this tearoom almost every day of our stay in Bruges. It is amazing! Attached to a bakery, all the bread, croissants and cakes were super fresh and top quality. It is very popular and you understand why when you order the waffles. They are sensational, especially the chocolate sauce and ice cream or with strawberries.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wijngaardstraat 8, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 54 47

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?