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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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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Sint-Jakobsstraat 14 | Sint-Jakobsstraat 14, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 26 February 2015

This is a very cosy, cute little place perfect for romantic dinners. Painted red inside and with beautiful decoration and lighting the atmosphere is great. The service was impeccable, the lady who served us, I believe is the owner, was very polite and genuine and...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2015

We walked in and got the last table upstairs. There is a jazz/retro theme in the restaurant and it is decorated with pictures mementos. The food is of excellent quality and highly enjoyable in this cosy restaurant. Would return without hesitation. Staff friendly too!! +...More

Thank ChemicalD
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Close to our hotel we went in about 1.40 for a late lunch which was to be moules frites twice and a bottle of wine. At €70 that is a little pricey but, at current exchange rates, probably not too bad. A small, friendly restaurant...More

Thank BorisPorter62
Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

Highly recommended restaurant. Easy to make reservations via email. Food was delicious and the service great. For a cozy couples dinner this is highly recommended.

Thank Trevor1223
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Went here in mid January as was staying down the road at the Aragon, and the chap in reception recommended it to us. The venue is very intimate, probably seating 20 people max. downstairs, which makes for a romantic meal. I had the meat platter...More

Thank vcolonel
Reviewed 15 January 2015

I had dinner here the meal was fantastic , had the beef and lovely starter and moose for desert and nice glasses of wine and cava to start with , I found place to be really good and small and inviting I have know worries...More

Thank david j
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Had a lovely late lunch here. Good service and high quality meal. Average prices. Had the usual Belgian fare with some specials and the odd pasta dish.

Thank OJ
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Stumbled on this restaurant while heading to the Christmas market. The restaurant is narrow, very cosy, and has great atmosphere. The food is excellent (I had the beef, my partner had the sole), and staff was very friendly. We visit Belgium often, and this has...More

Thank severlupe
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Just before New year's eve we enjoyed another outstanding meal in one of the most cosy restaurants in Brugge. In Den Wittenkop is such a genuine little Belgian restaurant and the food is exceptional as are the Restaurant Manageress, Lindsey and her staff. I strongly...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Chose this restaurant without any prior knowledge but the result was satisfactory. Three of us had shrimp croquette and shrimp + tomato as starter, and moules mariniere and lemon sole meuniere as main. They were all delicious and cooked to perfection. We also had several...More

Thank Spiranian
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Where about in Bruges is this? In relation to the main square
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
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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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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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.