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Stoofstraat 3-5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 477 74 14 13
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cassoulet” (17 reviews)
“duck” (11 reviews)
“quiche” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Stoofstraat 3-5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is well worth the effort to find your way to Stoofstraat, which is off Mariastraat near Oud Sint-Jan, where you will find Malesherbes. A delightful small restaurant run by an extremely friendly and helpful lady who has owned the establishment for the last 30...More

Thank JRB008
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A tiny little restaurant with a huge welcome... we enjoyed a truly delicious dinner here. It was difficult to choose from the menu as there were so many tempting options, but the bavette with shallot sauce we chose was divine, accompanied by an excellent house...More

Thank Pinksusie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this place which is located on a small street slightly further down from St John's hospital. We ordered the fish soup, quiche and the cod with mustard, all recommended by the wonderful An. We were here for lunch. Service was personal, excellent and...More

Thank Felix L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Turned down a side alley near the big church, and there it was. Not touristy at all, tiny, cheerful and with excellent food. I had a Margret de canard salad, a bier blonde, a frangipani tart with raspberries and it was all excellent, and served...More

Thank Edwina J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Off the beaten track down a narrow alley but well worth looking out for. The starter that we had Scampi in a Ricardo sauce was extremely good. My wife had cod in a mild mustard sauce to follow and I had a mignon steak, done...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two locals recommended this place to us. We (two couples) got reservations and are so glad we did! It is a small restaurant and the owner is a very lovely and attentive lady. She was very helpful and patient with all our questions (food allergies,...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This is a tiny French cuisine restaurant with only a few tables, tucked into one of the small side streets. We felt like one of the neighbors here.Our waitress who attended all the tables was very welcoming and treated us like old friends. The food...More

Thank cl0wdy
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Fabulous choice. Great food. Fabulous service. Great atmosphere. Great wine. So pleased we went there and chatted with Ann. Changed our travel plans with the help of Ann's knowledge of Zealand!

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We were passing this restaurant. My wife was desperate to use the bathroom. Since the door was open we decided to go in and ask the staff if we can use the bathroom but there was nobody around and my wife used the bathroom. When...More

Thank sassanaminzadeh
jonas h, Eigenaar at Malesherbes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Hello, I am sorry to hear that you are not treated well in bruges but are u sure it was in our restaurant? We are a very small restaurant and we are by far the only restaurant who let people go to the restroom.

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Apparently this is one of the smallest restaurants in Brugge and it istucked down the narrowest street, but it's well worth seeking out - just book in advance to ensure you get a table. The food was delicious - we had the - the cassoulet...More

Thank Chris R
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Chris R
24 March 2017|
Response from jonas h | Property representative |
Hello, You can out menu and suggestions on our facebook page. Its preferable to make reservation because we are the smallest restaurant in town so places are limited. If you would to make a reservation you can call to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stoofstraat 3-5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 477 74 14 13
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