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De Mosselkelder

Huidenvettersplein 5 | 8000, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 34 23 20
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“mussels” (56 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
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Belgian, Seafood, European, Dutch
$$ - $$$
Huidenvettersplein 5 | 8000, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Fresh and delicious mussels served by friendly staff. It is quaint and small so makes for a cosy experience.

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed December 4, 2017

My partner and I visited this restaurant on a Friday evening as part of our Christmas weekend visit to Bruges. We were so so happy to find this absolute gem of a restaurant. Being a busy weekend in Bruges, and not having booked anywhere, we...More

Thank Josephine G
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the mussels . They were tasty but nothing amazing . It was an average meal and nothing really stood out that would make us return

Thank foxdene
Reviewed October 20, 2017

The Mosselkelder is the “baby-brother” of De Visscherie and as that place delivered our best meal in Brugge - why not give the Mosselkelder a try? The restaurant can be accessed from the Huidenvettersplein and - weather permitting - you can sit outside, or in...More

Thank JandApe
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

After a long day in Bruges we came across this restaurant. I really wanted to eat seafood so we looked at the menu outside and decided to go for a table inside. I had a seafood salad and my husband had a pot pot mussels....More

Thank Leigh N
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

We arrived in Bruges around 5pm and walked along he canal looking at the art and craft stalls. One of the stallgoldrs was a great guy selling engravings and he recommended this place for a relaxing meal. He even recommended the Flemish Stew, traditional local...More

Thank Lorraine G
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across this place after visiting the beer museum, looking for a late lunch. The staff were friendly and the food was excellent. We had 3 courses for €20 each and the meals were to a high standard. We enjoyed sitting outside, where it...More

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for dinner late in the evening, but got turned away from a restaurant due to not having a reservation. The waiter suggested the Mosselkelder across the square, and we were glad for the recommendation. They took us in, and we had a...More

Thank Greg E
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

We are a group of 8 with 2 kids (3 and 5 yrs old). Since there are not so many places, we asked for a table for 8. Though we were happy with the table, the manager (i think he is) came and complained that...More

Thank Yến Như H
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We had dinner here. The food was fine, but nothing overly special. The atmosphere was nice and the service was good.

Thank s m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Seafood, European, Dutch
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Huidenvettersplein 5 | 8000, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 34 23 20
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