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Maximiliaan Van Oostenrijk

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Belgian, Dutch, European, Central European
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Wijngaardplein 17, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 47 23
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Where ever i may roam
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For our anniversary we wanted a quiet and classic venue to relax and dine in comfortable surroundings. Bruges has a huge array of eating venues and it can become overwhelming where to eat. After walking around and discovering this restaurant by the canal and archway to the peaceful and tranquil gardens of the Benedictine nuns ( Begijnhof ) the outside... More 

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Nottingham Uk
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115 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well ,we have eaten here many times in the past with no complaints, but this meal was the worst, uncooked meat with blood still showing in the sausages ,yuk.,asked for my food to be well cooked to be told it will be burnt if he does that,uneatable and although I complained food was not cooked well at all ,won't be... More 

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Thank Sonja P
Prince George, Virginia, United States
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159 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled for 19 days and ate out three meals a day. There were four restaurants that should be considered destination places to eat. This is one of them. Make reservations, ask for Isabelle and sit back and enjoy an amazing meal.

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Thank Charles B
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Managed to get a seat at the window overlooking the pond, which was a beautiful view. The restaurant has an open charcoal grill, which is where a select choice of the meats are cooked. I agreed with my partner that we didn't think much to his steak with pepper sauce, but I really enjoyed the mixed grill that was cooked... More 

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Thank tillyhorn
Bedford, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Homely food, but careful as everything adds up esp at €5+ for bottle of still water and €4+ for double espresso!!! It is nice enough, with lovely friendly staff. Open fire for the grilled meats but not worth the €17 difference to Michelin quality the night before!!

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Portland, Oregon
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had dinner at this restaurant as part of a tour package. My meal was delicious, I had the beef stew, Belgian style. The meat was so tender and tasty. Their desserts were equally decadent. The staff members were very friendly and accommodating to our needs. We only spent a day in Bruge and would like to return for a... More 

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Thank Mari S
Essex, United Kingdom
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319 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Other reviews had been positive and we liked the look of the place. So I dropped by to make a reservation. The proprietor is a genial man and two hours later he remembered me and had arranged a perfect table for two, table one, near the open grill where during the evening he performed minor miracles continually. The dishes were... More 

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Thank Roy and Sarah C
Vancouver, Canada
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84 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

the interior is so beautiful and compelling, so maybe for a drink it would be charming. Mussels and fries were just commercial grade- no flavour at all which is amazing given the mussels were fresh! oh well. Nice service, except the radio was blaring at an uncomfortable level- and we were the only patrons on a weds afternoon!

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Thank Sylviannethesaint
London
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We had a very pleasant couple of hours having lunch at this restaurant. Both of our meals were very good, though my husband would have liked the beef in his flemish stew to be a little more tender to be perfect! They serve home made mayonnaise with the fries, which was just exceptional. The service was great and the ambience... More 

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Thank blimyslimy
Derby
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The set lunch menu (€15.95) was good value with several starter and main choices. The food was very good - quite rich, great flavours. Frites a little thicker cut than other places we ate - no my personal preference. Good service, despite it being very quiet in there. The upstairs has some fantastic stained glass panels, and the view over... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, Dutch, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wijngaardplein 17, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 47 23

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?