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HERTOG JAN

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French, Belgian, European, Gluten Free Options, Contemporary
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Loppemsestraat 52 | Zedelgem, Bruges 8210, Belgium
+32 50 67 34 46
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12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Tue 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Antwerp, Belgium
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a special occasion to celebratie and visited Hertog Jan for a second time. In short : Whow ! Top ! Everything in this restaurant breathes professionalism. The dishes are Superb, quality of food outrageous, service top and the knowledge of the sommelier is fabulous. Again it was a top evening, only the visit to the kitchen could be... More 

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179 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great Location is magnificent Service is optimal Kitchen is fantastic Decoration on the plate fabulous Team work amazing All that together gives you a total experience and reflects the price in a modern (not traditional) place

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Thank Lialis
Brasschaat, Belgium
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an extraordinary restaurant and you will not be disappointed by the food. The vegetable and spice garden is probably at the foundation of the success of this hotel. Every course was accompanied by pure and fresh vegetables like you have not eaten them before. Our surprise menu had 5 appetizers each one unique in taste and composition. Our... More 

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Bruges, Belgium
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We were a party of three, with one vegetarian. We took the small discovery menu. One of us had assorted wines, the other was designated driver so no alcohol, and I had two beers. We were all very happy with the experience. At one point there was a mixup and I received the same starter dish. It was quickly corrected.... More 

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128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I visit to Hertog Jan. My first visit was at the previous restaurant. The new restaurant is very nice atmosphere, nice interior. The food was really amazing. You will have new experience at Hertog Jan.

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belgium
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

The good: - I like what they did with the building and the gardens, beautiful combination of old and new - Everybody is friendly and welcoming - The amuses where very good, and expectations were set - The snickers desert The not so good: - We chose the ‘extensive discovery’ with assorted wines, the sommelier told us we could perfectly... More 

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The location is stunning, as is the building where they are located. The restaurant area is almost empty, industrial and meagar furnished, no warm ambiance. Overlooking the herbgarden is nice, what's missing is an air conditioning that keeps the whole at a constant comfortable temperature. Reception and the service is correct, friendly and cool, we lacked the passion and customer... More 

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Vilvoorde, Belgium
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88 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

in a 3 star restaurant where you pay rather a lot, you expect a 3 star service.... keep on dreaming: the personnel has no idea what the ingredients of the food are, 2 times too late with the accompanying wine or was the food too early?, one little cake with the coffee was clearly overdone - this in a 3... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

On the 5th March me and my boyfriend had lunch at this 3 star Michelin restaurant. I was ready to be blowed away and that was what happened: We were set in a huge round table facing other tables and the garden. Behind us, the bar which made us feel like we were in the away of waters and waitress... More 

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Mechelen, Belgium
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239 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

The complete experience was perfect, venue of great style, young motivated service, great wines, ... and of course the magical dishes of the newest 3 star chef of Belgium. We went for a lunch and did only have 2 hours, so we choose the short discovery with all in formula. Champagne, amuses, 2 starters, 1 main dish, 2 deserts, wine... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$129 - $252
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European, Gluten Free Options, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loppemsestraat 52 | Zedelgem, Bruges 8210, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 67 34 46
Description
Hertog Jan is a contemporary restaurant nestled in a classified monumental farm, just 15 minutes outside Bruges. The cooking style is modern, based on home grown vegetables, herbs and flowers, combined with the best seafood & meat. The drinks list includes Belgian bears and naturally made wines from all over the world. The philosophy is based on elegance, simplicity within the sustainable guidelines, in respect with all stakeholders and the surrounding nature.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?