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$$ - $$$
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
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Park 5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 09 16
12:00 - 04:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 02:00
Tue - Wed 12:00 - 02:00
Thu 17:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 04:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in on a recommendation by our Walking Tour guide after we asked for a local's place for traditional food & a true Brugges experience. And we're definitely glad we did! The place was full (always a good sign), but the barman created some space for us at the bar so that we could come in out of the cold... More 

Thank Alexis B
Bruges, Belgium
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place, it's tiny when the summer terrace isn't placed but when it is it is big enough! I love all the foods, especially the lasagna diablo and the chilli con carne ! I often have to contain myself from going on a weekly base !

Thank honiahvka
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Warm and funny.people.perfect.food fsst serving everything was fine!!!Bart the waiter absolutely amazing with willem behind the bar !!! We.will.surely come again !!!and I surely recommend this place cheap and.warm !! What else would you like ???

Thank Tzivakos S
Dorking, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I did read about this place in a review and was so glad I dragged my family to eat here. Very understated and you would probably walk past it as the outside is not particularly 'flashy'... Great food, reasonably priced and a lovely atmosphere

Thank 265Lesley
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The food was good and their award winning Burger was delicious! I had the spaghetti and absolutely loved it! The waiters were very nice and apologetic for being rushed off their feet. I would recommend getting there early we arrived on a Sunday at 7:20 and got the last table and by 7:30 they had to turn people away.

1 Thank Sophie B
Evora, Portugal
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We were a bit latte in the evening and most places were full. I had this place shortlisted and as we were on the other side of the city we got there a bit late, but luckily enough they served food until 11! Again, prices are cheaper that in central Brugge. Food is good enough, mostly pastas, lasagnas, coque monsieur/madamme,... More 

2 Thank JVC88
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6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Ok, I exgagerate, they may not be the worst spaghetti ever, but these are the worst spaghetti I ate in the last few years, for sure. They remind me the ones that they served in Pisa University canteen, and that all the students tried to avoid. I must say that I am italian and therefore I tend to avoid italian... More 

Thank BeppeBounces
New York
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107 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This restaurant was recommended by a Belgian couple we met in Ghent. The food was delicious and the beer---AMAZING. It was raining that day so we were able to relax, eat, laugh and drink with not a care in the world. I would recommend their pasta dishes as they were really delicious. Great service as well!

1 Thank Deborah M
Orlando, Florida
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere! Cozy and local. The servers were friendly and helpful. Would definitely go again!!

1 Thank JessicaMatthewsRN
Studley, Virginia
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

This restaurant was recommended by a waiter at another restaurant that was not serving yet on the Saturday we visited Bruges. Situated next to a park outside of the main tourist area it seemed a good spot to relax and get away from the crowds. It was. There seemed to be a lot of local business as many of the... More 

Thank Edward S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 17
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Park 5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 09 16
Kitchen open from 12:00 till 23:00

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