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Baobab - CLOSED

Philipstockstraat 27, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 14 08
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
14 Apr 2014
“Great food, boutique ”
19 Mar 2014
“Excellent Food, friendly service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Philipstockstraat 27, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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21 - 30 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 13 June 2013

A Saturday night and many places booked out we found ourselves here. I was happy to be able to have my Gluten and Dairy free options on the menu. It is pretty hard travelling with these to consider! A tasty chicken curry and grilled prawns...More

Thank ObreeandCo
Reviewed 4 June 2013

I recently visited this restaurant with a couple of friends, we had a great night, we kept winding up the owner asking if he was welsh and he joined in and made the evening quite a good laugh. The best thing about this restaurant is...More

Thank pememg
Reviewed 23 May 2013

A rainy holiday night, some restaurants closed and others fully booked, tempted us to dine at a very pleasant looking restaurant with a South African theme - not something we would generally do in Belgium! Interestingly, they don't open until seven, when many other places...More

Thank B-AnneS
Reviewed 6 May 2013

Wow, is all I can say. The person who served us was very welcoming, remembering us as having booked earlier as soon as we walked in, by name. He was incredibly friendly and knowledgeable. The food is some of the best I have ever tasted....More

Thank Clare F
Reviewed 6 May 2013

A South African themed restaurant with a gregarious server married to a world-class chef occupies a small nook just off the Berg and a block from Crowne Plaza Hotel. She prepared toned-down Boer food while he entertains the guests and dispenses humour. The food and...More

Thank Odis P
Reviewed 6 May 2013

Truly authentic South African decor and menu, all very quirky and fabulous (felt like home). It was hard to choose from a mouth watering menu, but in the end couldn't resist the kingklip (fish) which is a rarity in Europe. The food was absolutely delicious...More

Thank UKIngwe
Reviewed 12 April 2013

Nice food in nice atmosphere! African food adapted to the western taste. Excellent vegetarian and seafood dishes. Owner/host extremely welcoming and entertaining - definetely a place to go!

Thank Vorgod
Reviewed 12 April 2013

We stumbled across this restaurant by accident and made a booking for that night as I am a vegetarian and the menu appealed. Good quality food at a decent price. Good service from the owner who gave extra home made peri peri sauce on request...More

Thank Cew1983
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We went to Baobab as my vegan girlfriend was struggling to find suitable restaurants in Brugges. Baobab were indeed very considerate of her culinary needs. The food was excellent, from the bread and butter and garlic olives to the fish stew and vegetarian curry. The...More

Thank HilR
Reviewed 1 March 2013

We stopped by the place to get a little break from beer and fries. The food was great. The chef and the owner was very nice. He came out and talked to us. Told us about the food and how they make everything. The menu...More

Thank NAM77
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$23 - US$70
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 13:00
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Philipstockstraat 27, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 14 08
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World cuisine, South African specialties, gluten and lactose free meals made to order. Reserving a table is highly recommended. MOTTO: "We don't serve fast food but fresh food as fast as we can."
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