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Bistro De Kruidenmolen

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Dorpsstraat 1, Klemskerke, De Haan 8420, Belgium
+32 59 23 51 78
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18:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Tue 12:00 - 13:45
Fri - Tue 18:00 - 21:00
Fri 12:00 - 13:45
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Ghent, Belgium
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400 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 433 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

because it's really good quality for what you pay. Nice atmosphere and relaxed service. One of the nicest bistronomy places in Flanders!

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Thank markhebbelinck
Dominican Republic
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91 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Out on the country side but very close to the sea, we went to enjoy a Sunday lunch in this stylish decorated restaurant. Private parking that gives you a look into the kitchen. The owner is chef, his wife is in charge of the guests. They efficiently run de place, with all dishes arriving on time although the place was... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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72 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Diner in De Kruidenmolen is somewhat surpringly interesting. On the menu you can find all the classics of the coastal region kitchen + some specials. The food is prepared as it should be; simple, no special techniques, no mousses or foams anymore but a good plate of real honoust food. So if you would like to enjoy the basic kitchen... More 

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Wezembeek-Oppem, Belgium
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We expected a small lunch in a farm atmosphère … What a surprise !!!! Beautifully decorated place, very very friendly staff and excellent kitchen. Probably one of the best restaurant on the belgian coast !

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Thank shop110
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly, upper class athmosphere and awesome dishes ! Insider tip ! A place you will enjoy and remember a long time. Its for sure the best in that region by far.

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Thank Olivier L
Luxembourg
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205 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

After having had some bad experiences on the seafront we decided to go inland for a meal this time and it definitely was a great decision. This place is mostly visited by locals and very busy, most tables are taken twice per night. We were served some homemade crisps and had a tasty cocktail maison to start off with. We... More 

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Ostend, Belgium
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Classical French oriented cuisine in a nice setting with very friendly staff. The Menu is varied and everybody will find something to their liking. If there is to be one drawback, it's that the restaurant can be quite loud when filled out (evenings and weekends). I would definitely recommend De Kruidenmolen for a casual diner with friends.

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Thank DirkV4
Nieuwmunster, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Nice and quiet environment at some distance from the touristic coastline. Friendly and attentive staff. Superb dinner: filled ray wings in combination with a dry white wine. Delicious. Good food - Good price.

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Thank MarkMakelberge
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

My mom unexpected said lets go to de Kruidenmolen ! Well people it's a topper !!! Fresh products friendly boss and his wife as well ! I'll be back surely a must try if your in the neighbourhood!!!

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Venwouden
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77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is what we want: fresh produce, classical dishes to perfection with incredible tast! The service is attentive and correct. But those dishes: the sliptongetjes (small soles) fried in very tasty butter have an awsome taste. Never, never tasted better sole. Don't expect circus food, michelin style, fluffy mousses, yakky ' structures', nitrous oxide or a puffed up chef, that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dorpsstraat 1, Klemskerke, De Haan 8420, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  De Haan  >  Klemskerke
  • Phone Number: +32 59 23 51 78

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