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Cafe Bruges

$$ - $$$, , European
16 N Pitt St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2941
+1 717-960-0223
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“mussels” (100 reviews)
“lamb burger” (31 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Belgian, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 N Pitt St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2941
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a fine dining in Carlisle, PA, Cafe Bruges is one of the very few in this lovely little town. My wife and I tried beef stew and mussels with frites. Both of the items were very tasty. Very generous in...More

Thank Mas B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Café Bruges came recommended as good Belgian Food. We had the beet salad, frites (fries) a sirloin burger and a Stoemp Saucisse. The dinner time crowd appeared to be hometown people out for a dinner. Carlisle has a college and a busy downtown as the...More

Thank jkhorses
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We always like to ask shopkeepers where they've enjoyed their favorite meals and, on this trip, the answer was often - The Belgian-themed restaurant Bruges! On an early evening visit, our sampling of their menu offerings explained why - the service was excellent & the...More

Thank OldBridges
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Who would expect a great Belgian dining experience in our little downtown? Be prepared to be surprised with fabulous selection of steamed mussels, double fried frites done correctly & accompanied by your choice of specialty housemade ketchups & mayonnaise’s. The lamb burger is by far...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Had the mussels and fries, absolutely authentic Belgian and delicious. Reasonable price, good service. Highly recommend.

Thank Roshaiga
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

I have driven by Cafe Bruges many, many times, have heard people talk about it, but had never eaten there. That changed finally, and I'm glad it did. I took my wife there for her birthday (her request). We loved it. The experience was great....More

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Overpriced. And when it is busy, it is so noisy you can barely hold a conversation.Service was slow and impersonal. I recommend other restaurants on the same block

Thank africasing
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were in town for Homecoming Weekend at Dickinson College, so it may not have been a typical Sunday. But if the food on their brunch menu that day is any indication of their regular menu, I will be back. And I want to go...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place has amazing frites (fries) and great burgers. If you enjoy beer, they have a large selection to choose from. I haven't had the waffle for dessert yet but I have heard many good things about them. Overall, it's a great place to go...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The place is classy. The servers were great and showed great patience, as I was early for a party of 3, that turned out to be 2. I ordered the Bavarian Pizza and the Cheese plate for appetizers. My daughter arrived just as the apps...More

Thank Lois A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 N Pitt St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2941
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-960-0223
  • E-mail
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