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De Gouden Kroes

Hoogstraat 12 | 8000 Brugge, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 35 82 88
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Belgian, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hoogstraat 12 | 8000 Brugge, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place. Excellent food fantastic staff arrived late due to GMT mix up not a problem so accommodating. I had the Bouillabaisse with Lobster OMG it was amazing!!! Would definitely recommend and will definitely return.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Based on the logo with the cartoon lobster, one would be weary about this restaurant; however, push through the doors and what you find is a class, seafood-centric restaurant with terrific food and service. We ate here Christmas night and were wonderfully surprised. Croquettes were...More

2  Thank bryz97itr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent sea food, nice price and tasty loster dinner I will never forget. Highly recommend to seafood lover.

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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were stuck for somewhere to eat and this was empty at eight in the evening, not a good sign, but we were becoming desperate. This is a fish restaurant, lobster figured high on the menu, but living on an island we...More

1  Thank ZZJonZZ
Reviewed 19 November 2017

My wife and I recently had a day to waste in Bruges, and walked all around the beautiful city. My concern was where we would eat in the evening so we looked in many windows! Eventually we found De Gouden Kreus, as it was recommended...More

1  Thank tomh1234562017
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

A sharp piece of broken hard plastic ended up in my mouth while eating the dessert from the menu. When I mentioned this to the waiter, his only reaction was to minimalise this. NO EXCUSES NOR ANY COMPENSATION WERE GIVEN. Absolutely unacceptable and customer unfriendly....More

Reviewed 17 November 2017

We are just back from a short trip to Bruges, so happy we found this place, as we had some wonderful Seafood. My wife had the boulliabaisse, which comes with what looked like everything including half a Lobster, it looked fantastic and tasted just as...More

1  Thank Nick Y
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Definitely the nicest restaurant I saw in Brugges and maybe in whole Belgium. Lovely small restaurant with fresh lobster and seafood. Far far away from terrible tourist traps by squares in peaceful street. Tidy and pleasent atmosphere, nice and funny staff. Lobsters are fresh (you...More

1  Thank Jakub S
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Visiting Bruges from Long Island and very familiar with fantastic lobster. Didn't expect such sweet wonderful Canadian lobster here but what a fantastic surprise!! Started with lovely complimentary escargot and petite shrimp. My husband had the gorgeous boulliabaisse- 7 types of fish and the broth...More

1  Thank ssdLongislandny
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This restaurant was just a few blocks from our hotel towards the center of Bruges. We were going towards a recommended restaurant but saw the lobster and bouillabase on the tables inside - and some very satisfied-looking customers. So we decided to scrap our plans...More

1  Thank laurajlopez57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoogstraat 12 | 8000 Brugge, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 35 82 88
  • E-mail
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