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Laissez-Faire

#130 of 574 Restaurants in Bruges
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
French, Belgian, European, Central European
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Scheepsdalelaan 12, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 479 89 19 24
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Thu - Tue 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 5, 2017

My boyfriend and I had our romantic dinner in Bruges in this restaurant and it was a perfect decision! They offer a fixed menu of 3/4/5 courses with different prices (we chose the 40€ menu with starter, main course and dessert). Even if the menu was limited to one dish they are very flexible and helpful (the day meal was... More 

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Thank CMW05
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

This time we visited for lunch, previously diner. Excellent both times. Atmosphere, service & food combinations. A lovely experience. Will be a regular visit when in Bruges. A good find. Thank you

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Thank mabel m
Bruges, Belgium
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 9, 2016

We have eat in this restaurants lots of time. Never disappointed. The Chef is amazing, the food combinations and flavours are perfect. I do recommend to my guest and also hear from them an excellent review. Definitely a wonderful place for a perfect meal

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Thank Lagaviota40
Ghent, Belgium
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

Excellent food! I don't know if it can be better! Perfect service, which results in me adressing this place as 'the best'.

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Thank Nicoladion
chester, uk
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97 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed August 26, 2015

Wow and wow again - this place did not disappoint in fact it exceeded all our expectations. This is 2 start Michelin quality at a third of the price. This is a local restaurant slightly outside of the main town but within walking distance. Apart from us it was clear that the rest of the tables were locals who were... More 

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Zuienkerke, Belgium
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174 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2015

We were invited here by friends. And the evening was astonishing !! Every dish with several ingredients was perfectly cooked, matched, served ... with very nice wines, ... really very high level cooking ! This is a Michelin runner up I think...and hope. There was not one little remark to make , not in the service, not in the athmosphere,... More 

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Thank Gee_Cat
Brugge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed April 28, 2015

This place is a MUST for lovers of food, wether you are a fish- or meatfan! Splendid food on beautiful plates, a very very friendly welcoming hoste who makes you feel at home from minute 1! Thanks for spoiling us and we'll surely meet again!

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Thank Patrick C
Westfield, New Jersey
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118 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2014

This restaurant is fantastic. It serves around 20-25 people for dinner and appears to only have one seating, as our meal was a 4 hour extravaganza. We went with the 4-course fixed price menu and accompanying wine. Four courses does not include the 4 appetizers or 4 desserts that came with the meal. I could go on and on about... More 

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Thank Traveling4BiznFun
Washington, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed June 14, 2014

We stopped off here last weekend for lunch. Staff were friendly & the service good. The menu isn't cheap but then again nowhere in Bruge is cheap for lunch. The only glitch was when we asked for separate checks, and the waiter pretended like he didn't understand. But a minor matter, considering the overall

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Thank James N
Londerzeel, Belgium
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed January 24, 2014

23/1/2014. We were in a hurry and somebody advised us this restaurant. It was soooo surprisingly good, that we have postponed our meeting. We only had one hour, which should not have problem as they have a "lunch pressé", but we went for the normal lunch. We didn't regert it. What a surprise !!! very good service, excellent and very... More 

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Thank PaulLonderzeel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scheepsdalelaan 12, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 479 89 19 24

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