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De Plakker

Grote Markt 14, Veurne 8630, Belgium
+32 58 31 51 20
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“stew” (3 reviews)
“grote markt” (3 reviews)
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Dutch, European, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Grote Markt 14, Veurne 8630, Belgium
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Reviewed December 31, 2016

More a restaurant than a tea room so more expensive than some of the other establishments around the Grote Markt, but at least it was open. Comfortable and tastefully decorated in a kind of modern country style it also boasts friendly and attentive staff. The...More

Thank EmfromHants
Reviewed December 12, 2016

On a cold winter's evening De Plakker's nicely understated festive lighting is an invitation not to miss. Most of the restaurants on the Grote Markt were shut and no outside seating or those lean-to greenhouses beloved of French and Belgians. Despite not being the tourist...More

Thank Whittlesford
Reviewed August 31, 2016

De Plakker is a recent addition to the restaurants on the market place of Veurne. From the terrace and from inside you have a great view on the old market place, the remarkable old houses, church, city hall and belfry tower. The interior decoration is...More

Thank Diane D
Reviewed August 22, 2016

De Plakker is on the pretty Groote Markt, in the thick of things in Veurne. A few slices of salami coming with the beers is a nice touch. On this Friday, everybody but us appeared to be Belgian or Dutch (and even one of us...More

Thank MisterForbes
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Great local beer. Tasty mussels and fries. Very good stew. Nice and welcome service. Al that makes it one of the better restaurants we have visited in Belgium.

Thank Travellerzy
Reviewed July 3, 2016

We arrived in Veurne after a UK trip and stopped at "De Grote Markt". The terrace of De Plakker was most occupied so a good indication. We took the specialty which is rough bread with meat from the region. And wow... that was good. Even...More

Thank The-M0M0
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

The person who ordered the gambas in a curry sauce was served shrimps that were still frozen on the inside. Several of our orders (food and drinks) could not be handled since they did not have that this day.... The waiter worked hard but not...More

Thank Johan M
Reviewed September 2, 2015

I'd read the reviews on TripAdvisor, so when my first choice restaurant was closed, I was happy to try De Plakker. It has a great spot on the square, and it was warm enough to sit on the decking which was lovely. The service was...More

Thank Westmeadhawk
Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

The Flemish stew was divine this superb restaurant situated on the main town square offers a warm authentic welcome The menu is varied and portions generous the stew was memorable And tasted superb A good range of Belgian beers A great place to eat

1  Thank Andrew E
Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is clearly the best in Veurne (Furnes) and the choice of food is excellent. There is good choice of both Flemish and French cuisine and the service is excellent. We were here on a busy Saturday evening whilst a festival was in full...More

2  Thank JohnDaniell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dutch, European, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grote Markt 14, Veurne 8630, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Veurne
  • Phone Number: +32 58 31 51 20
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