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Matinee Restaurant

Rozenhoedkaai 5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 97 82
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good23%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible26%
Travellers talk about
“lamb stew” (5 reviews)
“onion soup” (4 reviews)
“scampi” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Belgian, European
$$ - $$$
Rozenhoedkaai 5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, it was just OK - which isn't quite good enough today. Roo had mussels which were cooked to death such that a lot of the texture had gone. She didn't enjoy them as much as she had hoped. She made up for it with...More

Thank BruceYork
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having only been in Bruges half a day and in need of some refreshment, we spotted this which said Restauarant and Tea Room. We went in and said that we were not eating just needed a drink. This was not a problem, despite the lunc...More

Thank Tracey111068
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had a mid day snack , food choice , plenty to chhose from both hot and cold , service slow , overall average .

Thank Rory G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Waitress was so unfriendly. While every table around us was given a basket of bread we were not, food was average for the price and no one asked us did we enjoy our meal. Tourists make up a significant part of their custom they need...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch, service was quick but the waitress didn't seemed pleased that she had to converse with me in English. Steak was cooked well but could use some seasoning. Stew was stew - similar to any Irish or Belgian stew you will find.

Thank T2Y
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This is not a review of the food or drink served as we never got that far! My family and I sat down at an outside table. We waited 10 minutes or so, and at that point - wondering whether we might in fact be...More

Thank timmyshep
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for a snack lunch after a visit to a nearby museum. The situation is very picturesque. Service was quick, distant rather than friendly, and the price was reasonable. The food was tasty and the portions sizes were good. I would go...More

Thank Mfpcj
Reviewed 25 March 2017

It was getting close to noon and we were hungry. We saw this restaurant and noticed it had waffles. Belgium waffles are the best! We entered and we received the menu. I was surprised that they had many vegetarian options as well. Wow! Now I...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Another enjoyable visit to Matinee. As usual a warm and friendly welcome and excellent meal to end our day in Bruges.

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We found this restaurant on the second day of our Christmas break and ate there each night thereafter. The menu is extremely good and something for everyone. The staff, particularly the waiter, are superb and all staff ensured that the food was cooked to our...More

Thank LinKent1
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Restaurant Details

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Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rozenhoedkaai 5, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 97 82
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