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) #234 of 576 Restaurants in Bruges $$$$ French, , Seafood
Spinolarei 1, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 34 17 85
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible19%
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“mussels” (42 reviews)
“sole” (11 reviews)
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French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Spinolarei 1, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not read the comments upfront. We agree with all of the observations of the previous writers. The customer orientation of the hostess (owner?) is horrible and rude, except with her local guests (inhabitants of Brugge). Waiting time is absolutely too long - understaffing...More

Thank hansvanleeuwen1952
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't fault anything with this restaurant. The food was amazing and of a high quality standard. The atmosphere was perfect and the staff were lovely and so friendly. Would definitely recommend and will definitely be returning!

Thank Kayles1987
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't believe the severity of the negative reviews. We ate there tonight having previously discussed the menu with the owner an hour or so earlier. It was no problem for Vicky to translate everything fully into English and elaborate on the different courses. She...More

Thank radbuild
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a lovely 30th wedding anniversary meal. The service was really friendly couldn't have been nicer. This is clearly a place that prides itself on delivering a very high calibre of meal with excellent service. The food was fantastic, beautifully prepared and served with...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

HORRIBLE!! Unfortunately, when we came here, we had not read other opinions. The woman who works in this restaurant is so rude!! We wanted to write a complaint, but she refused to give us the complaints book. She told us that this is not possible...More

Thank ignaciomiguelp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have looking for really tasty food, you go to this place! They know how to cook! The combination of fresh spices, the cooking of meat, and the flavours is perfect! I'm quite ordinary, and if it wasn't for my partner I had walked...More

Thank iEriksson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just off the very busy markt of Bruges in the square Jan Van Eyck you find Spinola. On the canal Spinola and so very quiet & charming. An oasis where good food & splendid service can be found. A restaurant that seems to really care...More

Thank GeriSydney
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Our friends brought us to this place because they know the owners and have always loved the food. We were so delighted with what we got. We reserved in advance through our friends and got the best table near the canal for this summer evening....More

Thank Dee N
Reviewed 22 June 2017

When I go out for a "fine dining" meal with my wife, or anyone else for that matter, I expect to have a good experience, particularly when it is a relatively expensive restaurant. I say that because this has all the elements of a very...More

Thank datacell
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We have been here twice in the last few days, and will be going again the next time they are open, closed Sunday and Monday so we have booked again for Tuesday, excellent food, mussels in fine Herbert sauce gorgeous today had prawns with salad...More

Thank sherdo345
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spinolarei 1, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 34 17 85
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