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In Den Wittenkop

Sint-Jakobsstraat 14 | Sint-Jakobsstraat 14, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 20 59
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit stew” (32 reviews)
“mussels” (38 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
12:00 - 15:00All hours
French, Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sint-Jakobsstraat 14 | Sint-Jakobsstraat 14, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant offers a narrow but nice range of dishes. We had the Fish and Chips and the "boulettes". Both dishes were excellent, served with homemade sauces and fries. When I go to Brugge again, I'll stop by this place so I can taste desserts...More

Thank Georges P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in an apartment across from In Den Wittenkop and decided to give it try. It was so wonderful that we went back two nights later in spite of the fact that Bruges has so many other great choices for dining. We made...More

Thank Irish_Harry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here as a group of six after a friends recommendation. We didn't mention it was a birthday meal however we can only assume the owner (Sophie I believe) had overheard our conversation and during dessert brought out one of the...More

Thank Perm611
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Both TA and Rick Steves recommended. A small restaurant so reservations are a good idea. We went as we had heard the moules frites (mussels and french fries) were some of the best in town. We were given a nice table on the small terrace...More

1  Thank Malcolm G
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Cute little joint. We were seated upstairs which has a nice view over the street and had some interesting memorabilia. We were given a fish croquet as an amuse bouche. Hubby not a fish eater but hoovered it up - the garlic mayonnaise that it...More

Thank stormborne
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Specifically came here for mussels and it was delicious! My friends and i ordered the garlic one, the mussels were fresh and well cooked. We didn't expect that it would come in a huge pot, so we ended up ordering meatballs as our main dish....More

Thank Benjalert
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Came specifically for the mussels and YUM! The mussels were fresh and delicious and came in a huge pot filled to the top. I expected a smaller portion based on experience, but it was like I was eating out of a bottomless pot! Well worth...More

Thank Michele Q
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We walked past this place, whilst on a walking tour in our guide book, as it was a recommended restaurant for authentic local cuisine. The restaurant is small, and has a great atmosphere, and the service is fast. The food is lovely, although a bit...More

Thank Ge0graphyGeek
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Very friendly restaurant with amazing food. Had a really great night in this restaurant, very friendly atmosphere. I had sea bass and was lovely.

Thank LoveTravelling40
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Visited here on Thursday night with friends, it is quite a small restaurant and it was fairly busy so glad we booked. Nice decor and staff friendly. Good selection of Belgian beers. A complimentary small cup of carrot soup was brought out. One of our...More

1  Thank James M
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5 February 2015|
Response from dohoPoole | Reviewed this property |
It's a three minute walk from the main square. Head north from Markt on Geernaartstraat, turn left onto Geldmuntstraatand and turn right onto Sint-Jakobsstraat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Jakobsstraat 14 | Sint-Jakobsstraat 14, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 20 59
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Traditional regional kitchen - Comfort gourmet food. Everything home made with best ingredients and love.
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