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The Potato Bar

€€ - €€€, , Fast food
Sint-Amandsstraat 31, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 91 19
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“potato bar” (19 reviews)
“croquettes” (35 reviews)
“potatoes” (14 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, Fast food, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Sint-Amandsstraat 31, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Croquettes. Fries. Beer. What isn’t there to love? Quick bites done really well. The croquettes are ginormous.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank kpclarkey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in for chips and mayonnaise on a Sunday afternoon. Neither my partner nor I could finish a medium portion of chips with cheese-o-naise. They were absolutely delicious.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MaverickJuliet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great menu, stylish setting, delicious chips buuuut with it being a cool hipster spot expect staff to be on the rude side, a wait for a table and a little pricey. I would go back though.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lucyjenns2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clue is in in the name. Great chips & excellent choice of toppings. Very busy so may have to wait for a table. Friendly helpful staff. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paultesymonds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Apparently you can t split the bill, even in half, which is pretty easy. ... and there is no advertise about it, and the staff were pretty rude Fries were ok

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Damien S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my daughter over Christmas holiday and the staff was super nice to us! The fries were terrific and the toppings were plentiful, we went with the beef stew topping;different but very good! They also serve wine and beer. Technically, Belgium is the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank janec2269PA
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in randomly as we just arrived in Bruges and we wanted to get some fries (isn't Belgium really famous for it ?! :p). First of all, we were worried because the restaurant was full and it seemed like there were no free seats...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Wanderlust_weirdo0o_
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

I went to this potato bar as it was highly recommended however was left extremely dissapointed with the poor service and rude staff member. There were numerous tables available upon arrival however despite this I was still declined to be seated. I requested an approximate...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Emma J
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Arrived very excited for highly rated fries only to have staff refuse to serve even though restaurant was not full and we were happy to wait

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank amandad949
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Grumpy staff, said they were full and could wait if we didn’t stand in the way. A table became clear and they said we couldn’t sit there. Asked us to leave when we enquired how long the wait would be. Very disappointed as we had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank crazyclaire_green
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Amandsstraat 31, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 91 19
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Taste our 100% real Belgian fries with extraordinary toppings and enjoy our fine selection of local flavoured croquettes.
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