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Den Gouden Harynck

Groeninge 25, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 76 37
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb” (27 reviews)
“herring” (11 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (24 reviews)
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French, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Groeninge 25, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 June 2014

We opted for the 4 course chef's choice option. Although the courses were not detailed in the menu, the staff were happy to explain what the courses were for that day. The food was beautifully presented and tasted exquisite. Service was not quick by any...More

1  Thank Iv0rTheEngine
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Me and my girlfriend visited this 2star restaurant for a treat whilst in Bruges for 2 nights. Being a Michelin star restaurant, we had very high hopes but it was a total let down! We were firstly disappointed that unless you are in a party...More

8  Thank Liam198686
Reviewed 30 May 2014

I had yesterday recommended to go out. It was for sure a good tip. We were very welcome and surprised the whole evening with very tasty and well pesented dishes. All is made to delight the customer: classy decor, gentle and professional personnel, very fresh...More

Thank Michel W
Reviewed 25 May 2014

We'd eaten at Den Gouden Harynck 7 years ago so had fond memories of the place. The food was very good and the service was efficient, but for the money, we felt that it lacked the personal touch. The main server was off-hand and brusque...More

5  Thank APhi
Reviewed 13 May 2014

First class service, first class food and the chef came to discuss his creation. we have rarely had an experience like it

Thank Wayneinlondon01
Reviewed 4 May 2014

Over the course of a 3 week trip to New York, Belgium and France, we ate at a few spectacular restaurants. This, unfortunately, was not one of them. The food was certainly fine, but there was nothing special, and service was lackluster. We went for...More

2  Thank Shazza1Vancouver
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Michelin-starred, delicious amuse gueles, wonderfully fresh asparagus with blobs of cauliflower puree, sumptuous foie gras, melting lamb - you get what you pay for, we paid and it was worth every cent.

1  Thank JaneCharteris
Reviewed 18 April 2014

We went to this restaurant during a child-free escape to Bruges and couldn't have been more impressed. It's easy to see why it is a 2 Michelin starred restaurant. The food was gorgeous. We had the 4 course set menu as the menu was in...More

1  Thank CBCassidy
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Ate with family on the occasion of my 60th birthday. We had the set lunch menu, and it was absolutely wonderful. The wine list is also very good, we had a couple of bottles of Meursault. The staff were attentive, but not overbearing so all...More

1  Thank Dikky
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Went to this restaurant for our wedding anniversary, and was our first time at a Michelin Star restaurant. We were keen to see what the fuss is about Michelin Star restaurants so were a little sceptical, but were blown away by everything at this place....More

Thank Laurence U
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1 November 2016|
Response from ianpamplin1 | Reviewed this property |
Gaynor, They have a website through which I contacted them, if you google the golden herring, Bruges the site comes up They were very helpful.
Selinda L
5 July 2015|
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Response from northie | Reviewed this property |
my husband didn't have a jacket -he wore casual pants and I think a cardigan. We were there Saturday night. No dress code on website -jackets definitely not a required.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Groeninge 25, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 76 37
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