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De Herborist

De Watermolen 15, Bruges 8200, Belgium
+32 50 38 76 00
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
1 week ago
“Exquisite food experience!”
9 Oct 2016
“1 of the 3 places at the Belgian coast”
All hours
Belgian, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
De Watermolen 15, Bruges 8200, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As someone who goes after exquisite gourmet experiences, I could only compliment De Herborist. Located near Brugge and sort of in the middle of nowhere, it is totally worth the hustle to find it. A pleasant, almost "feel-like-home" atmosphere is blended with attention to the...More

Thank Maksim B
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

If you're staying at the Belgian coast and want to eat very good there are 3 1 star restaurants. This is 1 of them. If you enter you expect Belgian French traditional food. But nothing as this. The Asian influence is huge on Belgian products....More

Thank Koen B
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Very nice place and relaxing environment. We took a 4 courses lunch on Saterday. The restaurant is not that busy then. Food was good on 1 star level expected. Some dishes could use a bit more spice in my opinion. Also the wine with for...More

Thank igorem
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This restaurant uses a lot of Asian ingredients and lots of their food is quite spicy. The presentation is also very nice. But the price of the beverages is a bit unreasonable. I don't expect to pay EUR12 for 1 litre of water, EUR15 for...More

Thank Alice Man Kwan C
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had the 6 course with wine menu and I cannot remember when I have eaten such a beautiful and thoughtful menu in a long time. It was so well thought out, and each course blew our minds. The only course that we didn't squirm...More

Thank Merrily R
Reviewed 18 September 2015

This place is a little outside of Bruges and as we were only in town for a weekend, we wondered if we should make the trip (25 euros taxi ride each way from Bruges centre) but we did and are we glad we did. Looking...More

1  Thank SES1982
Reviewed 3 September 2015

This one michelin star restaurant is again a must. It's situated in an transformed farm from the 19th century. Very well situated and enough parking possibilities. Wooow what you get to taste. A dream for the stomach but also for the eyes, the way they...More

1  Thank direst
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Although the food was very good and we enjoyed the evening with our friends, the service (or total lack of it) makes that we would not want to go back, which is sad as it is near where we live. Not wanting to make statement...More

Thank wilfried p
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We definitely had a wonderful evening. Do not hesitate to go here if you love fresh vegetables, herbs and food overall. Even though we kind of arrived here by accident (we are bad planners) this has been one of the best surprises in a long...More

Thank Lialis
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Was invited by a local resident to enjoy a fine dinning experience. We certainly were not disappointed. The food was outstanding with excellent pairing of stunning wines which certainly complimented the variety of excellent flavor. We were fortunate enough to have the table right next...More

Thank DarylGs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$71 - US$186
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Watermolen 15, Bruges 8200, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 38 76 00
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