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pro Deo

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Belgian, Dutch, European, Central European
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Langestraat 161, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 73 55
Tue - Fri 11:45 - 13:45
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 21:30
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a hidden gem! It was perfect for my husband and I as I am gluten free but he still wants decent local food. This place does both! The people who run it speak about 4 languages and are lovely. I could not get them on the phone but I emailed to reserve a table and they emailed... More 

Thank toryted1
United Kingdom
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96 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for our anniversary & we're not disappointed by the excellent food. It's fairly priced for the quality of service & there is a very cosy atmosphere. The only criticism is they do not provide a glass of water, only bottles to buy which seems a bit penny pinching. However, we thoroughly enjoyed our meal & the Flemish stew... More 

Thank Clare Y
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely,quirky restaurant,cosy and homely. Nathalie the hostess is warm and friendly. We explained the type of wine we liked and she recommended their house red. Good choice. The menus are all on record sleeve copies and ours was from Stoke on Trent, the Torch,coincidentally. The owners are keen on soul music. The food was lovely traditional Belgian food, apart from... More 

Thank tracy p
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked into Pro Deo after reading the excellent reviews beforehand and were not disappointed. A set menu was offered for Christmas Eve and it was lovely home-cooked food with well chosen wines to accompany the menu. The restaurant has a homely feel and Nathalie and the staff were great - very friendly and took time to explain the menu.... More 

Thank Fboro
Washington, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food and atmosphere, I had the scampi in garlic which were huge king prawns, beautiful , highly recommend this restaurant true home cooking

Thank Paula B
Cedar City, UT
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51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

OK....I'm usually a complete shill for TA and those restaurants that rank highly. But I've just got to say that pro Deo was good, but not great. They were kind enough to accommodate us as a 2 hour prior call-in, so I should maybe go easier on them....but I'm trying to be objective here. We both had the Prix Fixe... More 

Thank eoleavitt
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We tried to get into this restaurant last year but booked too late. Luckily we managed to get a booking this year. We were a party of eight which they more than catered for. Brilliant service, very well looked after. Food was delicious with lovely flavours, definitely recommend the beef stew with apple sauce. Definitely hope to visit again next... More 

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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Atmosphere is intimate, individual unusual. The food generous and good. It's a little walk from the main square, but not overlong, and well worth it. Natalie treats everyone to a warm friendly welcome, and is really kind to all the walk ins who had to walk back out! Book if you want to go here and please do!

1 Thank BaronPalmsFan
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Fortunately we booked the week before and we're glad we had as at least 10 walk ins had to be turned away during our meal. Everything about the place was great, funky decor with great design everywhere. Well placed tables that weren't on top of each other. You really feel like you can have a romantic meal without your neighbours... More 

1 Thank Sarah J
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Six of us visited Pro deo we had booked as its only small. Lovely atmosphere very friendly husband and wife team. Interesting decor loos worth a visit. We choose the set menu of cheese croquet starter and Flemish stew for the main served with frittes and Applesauce delicious. Followed by tea or coffee. Enjoyed by all . A Good ten... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Belgian, Dutch, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:45 - 13:45
18:00 - 21:30
11:45 - 13:45
18:00 - 21:30
11:45 - 13:45
18:00 - 21:30
11:45 - 13:45
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langestraat 161, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 73 55

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?