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't Klein Genoegen

#141 of 570 Restaurants in Bruges
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Belgian, European
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Sint-Salvatorskoorstraat 3, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 34 02 38
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came to Bruges in January when most of the 'top-rated' restaurants on here were closed, and happened to pass by this while wandering around, had a good feeling about it and booked a table for the evening. I have to say, I can't imagine how any of the other places could have been better! The service was excellent, the... More 

Thank jbrtw29
Bruges, Belgium
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lovely small bistro gives you high quality dishes with a good portion size and great taste. Would recommend dining here when you want to sit more quietly than the more popular restaurants in Bruges. The staff is very friendly. Living in Bruges made us try out loads of different restaurants, and 't Klein Genoegen is surely in our TOP... More 

Thank JNDsmdt
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

My boyfriend and I stumbled across this AMAZING restaurant while we were walking around the streets of Brugge. As soon as we looked at the set menu we knew we wanted to eat there. We booked a table for the evening the same day by walking in during lunch time - the staff were very helpful. Everything about the experience... More 

Thank Emma D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Was a very pleasant find having walked around and seen too many menus of just steak and mussels (I like both, but it's a bit boring twice in one day). Beware that they only take cash and if you want more than just a quick main course you need to arrive well before the 2100 that they advertise as last... More 

Thank Archibald P
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Went there last Friday evening. Congestions on the road delayed our arrival in our B&B and therefore our arrival in the restaurant. We had booked for 20:30 and arrived at 21:00. Upon arrival the waiter immediately told us: "You are late, you cannot have the menu, you can only have a main course". Well we know we are late, thank... More 

Thank Jean-Marc W
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We had the three course diner. Fish soup, beef and chocolate fondant. The fish soup was very good (as was the prawn croquette). The beef was very nice (medium done). The desert was tasteful. I can recommend this restaurant.

Thank s w
Berkeley, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

This cozy restaurant had it all. There were six of us, and all of us were happy with our meals. I especially enjoyed the Flemish stew I ordered. Good service, too.

Thank GiveandTake
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156 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

If you want to get away from all the many tourist traps that offer too much mediocre meals for too much money, then this is your restaurant. Just off Simon Stevinplein & Oude Burg, there's this little gem : a cozy nice little restaurant (20 places) + 3 tables outside and an upstairs diningroom. Lunch-menu for only 20 euro !... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

7 of us went on a Saturday evening. We had a great round table which meant we were all included in the conversation at all times. The food was amazing and the wine list was good. Some special touches that I loved. I will be visiting again soon.

Thank janegV708AN
London, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

We really enjoyed the original cousin, the ambiance was really good and the service was impeccable The amuse buche was spoiling and the lovely fresh brown bread is served with a delicious home made tampede. The wine list was quirky including the excellent Lebanese wine. We really adored this restaurant and would recumbent it to anyone. It is a little... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$37
Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Salvatorskoorstraat 3, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 34 02 38

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