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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%
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“rabbit stew” (35 reviews)
“mussels” (45 reviews)
French, Belgian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sint-Jakobsstraat 14 | Sint-Jakobsstraat 14, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel staff, who said that it wasn't typically touristy and lots of locals used it. when we found it, we could easily have walked past without noticing, but what luck we didn't. Fantastic find, although you do need to...More

Thank MIKE F
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Dad is the chef, mother daughter and son work the dining room. Charming, small and quiet. Emphasis on fresh products. My rib eye steak with peppercorn sauce was cooked to perfection, as was my husband's grilled fish. They were served with perfectly cooked french fries...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Our family had dinner at this small and delightful restaurant. The dishes that we ordered included mussels in a wine sauce, steak with a peppercorn sauce, chicken in a mushroom sauce, and sole meuniere. All were delicious! We had a nice young waiter, who spoke...More

Thank Kimkf2014
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

We had a tasty dinner at this little restaurant after we came upon it earlier in the day, and made a reservation. It appears to be a small family operation and the service was good, without being obtrusive. There were two couples and we all...More

Thank VancouverCyd
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We make a point of dining at this restaurant every time we visit Bruges. The food is excellent, it's small, the staff is friendly. This time we had the pleasure of dining outside and it was so very nice. One of us always gets mussels...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We have just returned to our hotel having enjoyed a tasty meal at this quirky little restaurant. The staff were friendly, attentive and helpful and the food hot and delicious with very good sized portions. All the dishes that were served to tables around us...More

Thank Nikki W
Reviewed 11 August 2015

This little restaurant was just down the road from our hotel so we decided to give it a go. The food was very good, service was friendly, and the dining room quirky but nice. I'd definitely get a reservation as we did as they turned...More

Thank tmg513
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We ate here on a Saturday night. It was a cold and rainy night. My husband got the pork stew and I got a local fish dish. The stew had the best flavor and was so tender! As typical in Belgium, there were fries and...More

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 10 August 2015

In Den Wittenkop is a nice informal restaurant with friendly staff. We ate on the terrace at the back, pretty and very pleasant. The food was excellent - we were offered a small amuse-bouche while we waited which definitely ticked our appetite. Two starters (goat...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

A nice little restaurant with quirky interior. Food was good but menu a little limited. Wine was good and reasonably priced. Service was a little slow but friendly staff made up for it.

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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

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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 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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