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Restaurant Couvert

Eekhoutstraat 17, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 37 87
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Eekhoutstraat 17, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the very best in Bruges. Very capable cooking and service. Been going for many years and always consistent.

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for New Year's Eve and I was very suprised when at midnight the owner didn't have a special something considering its a small restaurant to celebrate this moment. The restaurant was cozy but lacked a warm welcome between the customer and...More

1  Thank JapanKaori
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Our hotel (Pandhotel) recommended us to have diner at the Couvert restaurant. A very Cousy little restaurant with only 20 Couverts, just around the corner. A great surprise to see what they serve. A nice plate of Parmesan ham and a nice fish soup as...More

Thank RienyRijnen
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I dined here for dinner our first night in Bruges. We had the 3 course fixed price meal which included a small serving of olive and snail, roast chicken and a pear tart. All was expertly prepared and served. The owner served...More

Thank ScoutMidwest
Reviewed 20 November 2017

My wife and I had a delicious meal here while visiting Brugge. The Husband/Wife team made sure we had a memorable dinner in their beautiful restaurant. The service was extremely attentive, friendly and very helpful when it came to helping us translate the menu! The...More

Thank dunc13
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I came early, and alone, without a reservation. The proprietors' child was sitting on the stairs. Despite it being (apparently) a two person operation, I was treated to both exquisite food and service. Both the entre and the plat (main course) were generously sized (more...More

Thank gnetwerker
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Set in an old family home, the restaurant only seats about 20 people (estimate), but we loved it. The husband cooks, the wife takes care of all the service. We were very impressed and had a great evening. My wife is a VERY fussy eater...More

Thank Phudpucker
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

With so many restaurants in town it’s hard for a tourist to know where there’s exceptional food and wine but chancing on this small and elegant place we found great food and good and reasonably priced wine (nice burgundies for this erstwhile capital of an...More

Thank murrayhiller
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We went here, following a recommendation from the Van Cleef Hotel. It's such a charming, cosy little place with fantastic service, wonderful wine and great food. It was the perfect place for a lovely meal with my partner. Food was outstanding - would definitely return.

Thank aliandherboys
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Our hotel Van Clef recommended this restaurant ....it was outstanding! Highly recommend. Food was unbelievable and service impeccable! A must to do in Bruges!

Thank Angela0617
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28 December 2015|
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Response from Ray H | Reviewed this property |
My wife is extremely lactose intolerant (even before it became fashionable) and because they cook to order they were able to accommodate her. As suggested above, in case you are just left with a plate of Dauphinoise potato... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eekhoutstraat 17, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 37 87
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