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't Brugs Beertje

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$$ - $$$
Belgian, Bar, Pub
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Kemelstraat 5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 96 16
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16:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Mon 16:00 - 00:00
Thu 16:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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Chipping Ongar, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely little place out of the way. Fair prices on the beer. Great selection. Sells my favourite De Dolle Oerbier. Great atmosphere. Staff friendly and helpful. Always return here, once a year, when the beer festival is on.

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Thank Pourubat
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lots and lots of great beers of all styles to choose from. Nice welcoming, old style pub, good service with welcoming staff who are happy to help with suggestions.

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Thank Fiona S
Billericay, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The bar is in every tourist guide so does get busy, but locals also go there so that shows it's not just touristy. They have the biggest beer menu I have seen and the friendly staff will help you choose a beer if your not sure what to try, the platter is also good.

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Thank 17swann
Chicago, Illinois
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138 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub serves up some very good food, and, of course, some excellent beers for you to enjoy throughout the evening.

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Thank TroubadourBCN
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't complain it's too busy, pick a time it's quieter! The most enormous range of beers with staff who know them all and are happy to hide you through. There's a second bar out the back if you can't get a seat! Simple, laid back and and a delight to while away a few hours.

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Thank SouthYorksLass
Manchester, United Kingdom
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1,238 reviews
556 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 314 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since this bar is in every tourist guide, it is inevitable buy and with little space between tables, pretty cramped too. Bets get there early if you want a seat. Very good beer range and decor, unchanged over the years. Opens from 16.00.

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Thank david n
Bruges, Belgium
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93 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not a restaurant but a 'brown café' (old unchanged place for decades) beer temple with an very large choise of belgian beers. In the summer most of the time to much tourists and overcrowded.

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Thank Jean-PierreDK
Wassenaar, The Netherlands
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first visit to this little cafe was roughly 19 years ago and it hasn't changed at all since than. And that is a good thing, since it has loads of athmosphere. The owner is very knowlegable and can give you good advise about which beers to sample from the extensive menu. Since this is not a restaurant, I cannot... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found a nice little table in the back of this place and enjoyed a few beers. Some really nice choices from Préaris were a highlight for sure. Service was in a relaxed Belgian manner, but the staff were friendly & knowledgable so it was great chatting with them.

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Thank marksweb
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great płace, lovely selection of beers and friendly staff. Interior has a lot of charakter, and a good mix of locals and tourists. I was quite keen on the fruity beers - had a Blackberry and banana, both were very testy! :) Recommend this place for any beer lovers visiting im Bruges.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Cash Only, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 00:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kemelstraat 5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 96 16
Description
Oldfashioned Belgian beerhouse with around 300 Belgian beers. We also serve small snacks.Only classical music in the bar !

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