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De Florentijnen

#232 of 568 Restaurants in Bruges
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Academiestraat 1 | 8000 Brugge, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 67 75 33
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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want the 4 course set menu then this is a great choice. Excellent food and well presented. Not so much variety on the a la carte and not good for vegetarians. A single sitting is welcome and not being hurried. Not too busy and therefore a pleasant ambience.

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Thank MikeVessey
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

A little off the downtown center lies lthis nice restaurant. Not on the everyday tourist route but within walking distance to most hotels. Excellent food and service. An explosion of favors in every dish. All cooked carefully to perfection with fine ingredients. A restaurant out of the ordinary in a town with plenty of options. Wine list extensive but expensive.... More 

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Thank Markusvinicius
Stavanger, Norway
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Our last visit to this restaurant made us want to check out other listings on the menu, and again to our full satisfaction. Excellent food! But we were all by ourselves in the restaurant, enjoying individual service, but still feeling a bit funny. Strange, really, considering the service and the food. Can't understand why other raters consider it an overpriced... More 

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Luxembourg
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

We had asparagus with smoked salmon as first course and cod as main. Especially the latter was top class, perfectly cooked and the portion overall not overdone. The wine list the best we have come across in Bruges. Not a heap eatery but definitely worth it.

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Thank ros139
Loppem, Belgium
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

A little away from the heart of Bruges, you'll find the restaurant. Great food, great service. There is even a special elevator for wheelchair users to go to the toilet. The personnel is very helpful to operate the elevator. I definetly would come back here again.

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Thank wim_ongenae
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

Fabulous restaurant with fantastic food. Ideal for groups. Wonderful flavours and presentation. Excellent service. Trio of appetisers and trio of desserts are excellent. Staff are absolutely professional and let them recommended the wine.

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Thank John V
Stavanger, Norway
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015

We got this restaurant recommended from our hotel as being located away from the tourist trap, which it proved to be, to our satisfaction. The restaurant was almost empty when wee got there, most likely because we were early, as it filled up as our meal progressed, proving that the place may be a bit understaffed - the staff was... More 

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Thank jwormnes
Woodbridge, Virginia
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

As part of a package our hotel made reservations for us at De Florentijnen. We were celebrating my wife's birthday and were pleasantly surprised y the quality of the meal and attentive staff. Not sure how pricy the menu was as our meal was preplanned and prepaid, but regardless, the food and presentation was exquisite.

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Thank Walt G
Brighton
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90 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

An excellent place to eat. Fantastic food but at a price, but the old saying is you only get what you pay for runs true most of the time. The place was quiet for a Saturday night with two other couples at 7.30pm but at 8.30pm a larger group arrived. Why do not more people eat here, it can only... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

We were aiming for something a little more upmarket than the local bistro but failed to book the retairants we wanted to go to in advance. We booked this on the day, so were pleased to get in but when we arrived the restaurant was almost empty. Its a pity as the food is good, and there is plenty of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, European, French, International
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Academiestraat 1 | 8000 Brugge, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 67 75 33

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