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In Den Wittenkop

Sint-Jakobsstraat 14 | Sint-Jakobsstraat 14, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 20 59
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit stew” (33 reviews)
“mussels” (36 reviews)
“fries” (26 reviews)
12:00 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
French, Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sint-Jakobsstraat 14 | Sint-Jakobsstraat 14, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I had a lovely lunch at In Den Wittenkop today and were impressed. Our order- a bottle of still water, a bottle of Bryggja blonde beer, the Flemish rabbit stew, the ribeye steak (medium) with peppercorn sauce and frites with mayonnaise in...More

Thank ajayp226
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a delightful little restaurant just a short step from the Markt. We picked it based on previous reviews and our hotel guide, and they were spot on. A delicious cauliflower soup amuse bouche was followed by lovely onion soup. Mains of duck, sea...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great restaurant to visit when you are in Bruges! It is very small, so you need to make reservations before leaving home. I made a reservation through their website about 4 weeks before we were in Bruges. We watched them turn away...More

Thank Lucie5555Lee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well this is a must if you visit Brugge. The steak was just fabulous! The service was first class. Would recommend to book as very busy and I can see why.

Thank bigtoeWales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

in one of my last weeks in bruges and before moving on to switserland for my job , i found this little gem lovely people, gorgeous food just wonderfull !!

Thank tootlepips
Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading some reviews, decided this was the place to hit in Bruges to try out the traditional Belgian dish of "moules frites", aka a pot of mussels and some fries. They did not disappoint. Probably the best mussels I've had (got the white wine...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was virtually opposite our hotel and we had lunch here on our first day after we’d dropped our bags off. It was lovely, especially as we sat by the window watching the world go by. Food was extremely tasty, loved the quirky décor and...More

Thank Trupti W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant as it is small and offered a different menu to all the large restaurants in the square. All the food was freshly cooked and very delicious and no more expensive than the high profile places. It is family run and everyone...More

Thank chrisindevon2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have just had a fantastic meal in this charming restaurant - we both decided to have the rabbit stew cook in dark Belgium beer - beautifully cooked for pudding we had Apple pie the pastry was light and the apples were...More

Thank DJCP1
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My friends and I found this place on TripAdvisor, it was recommended, so we gave it a try. And we have no regret that we did. We went there for lunch. The food was so delicious! we ordered mussels with garlic to share and ordered...More

Thank Satsuki S
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Questions & Answers
5 February 2015|
Response from dohoPoole | Reviewed this property |
It's a three minute walk from the main square. Head north from Markt on Geernaartstraat, turn left onto Geldmuntstraatand and turn right onto Sint-Jakobsstraat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Jakobsstraat 14 | Sint-Jakobsstraat 14, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 20 59
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Traditional regional kitchen - Comfort gourmet food. Everything home made with best ingredients and love.
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