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Old Tom Restaurant

Grote Markt 8, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
+32 57 20 15 41
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (29 reviews)
“steak” (33 reviews)
“soup” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Grote Markt 8, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was quick, food excellent value and served by a most friendly and obliging young waiter; would highly recommend a visit.

Thank Sue N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Party of 9 on WW1 sites trip. Dined here at 8pm. Excellent service and wide range of food choices. Have dined here on a number of occasions with groups from 9-18 people and food and service has always been very good.

Thank surreybee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our last night in Ieper our extended family of 8 were looking for a place for dinner without any reservations. We came across Old Tom and the menu appealed to all. The mussels and Flemish stew were the main choices off the menu and they...More

Thank YoYoGabba
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The new style Old Tom’s can be a bit of a shock if you liked the old world Old Tom’s. However, the friendly service and the food is just as good as it always was. Pluck up the courage and go. You will enjoy.

Thank SmilerP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a trawl around the restaurants in Ieper we opted in the Old Tom and were certainly not disappointed by the service and even our rescue greyhound was made welcome. We opted for the Flemish Stew and a Fish Cassoulet which came in at 43.90€...More

Thank FMMSouthWales
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have eaten here a few times over the last few years but visited it last Sunday evening for the first time since it has been modernised. It now has the ambience of a cheap fast food chain. The menu is bland, limited and lacking...More

Thank YorkTed
Reviewed 10 September 2017

There are a number of similar places in the square but we like Old Tom's outside area for coffee and a bite to eat simply because of the attentive and amusing waiter. A great place to watch activity in the centre of Ypres.

Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We have been here twice this week , best mussels I've had in Ypres and I've been coming for 20 years . Fantastic service too.

Thank Helen4161
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We discovered Old Tom about ten years ago and always had a good meal there. We hadn't been for a few years but returned this year. our overnight stay in Ypres coincided with a national holiday and our lovely Hotel Ariane had emailed to say...More

Thank baronessCornwallUK
Reviewed 27 August 2017

My party ate here twice. The ambience in the outside seating area was very good. It was clearly family friendly. The food too was very good, but it was the excellent service from an attentive waiter which pleased us most.

Thank Clairmarais
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grote Markt 8, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Ieper (Ypres)
  • Phone Number: +32 57 20 15 41
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