We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Restaurant De Pottekijker

€€ - €€€
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Achiel Van Ackerplein 2 | Corner Ezelstraat, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 81 41
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

39 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 19: English reviews
Walnut Creek, California
Level Contributor
59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

Walked around looking for a non touristy meal before I could check-in to my hotel. I found this place and it was worth walking off the beaten path. The dining room was empty except for an older couple. I got the steak medium rare with mushrooms and vegetables. It was delicious. The chef came out to ask how the meal... More 

Helpful?
Thank Chase W
Vienna, Virginia
Level Contributor
19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

What a great find in Bruges. We arrived from a VBT Barge and Bike trip to meet friends from France and celebrate a birthday. The food and service were wonderful. Most of us had the 4-course fixed menu which also includes a chef's appetizer and sorbet. That dinner is 49 Euro, or you can opt for the 3-course for 39... More 

Helpful?
Thank heacockb
Level Contributor
13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

After accidentally making a reservation with another restaurant with the same name in Antwerp, the Chef was still very friendly and accommodating. We enjoyed absolute fantastic food for what we considered to be a bargain! The wine was a delight and we were very pleased with every course from the set menu. Service was splendid as you would expect. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank Johannah B
Bruges, Belgium
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

For this quality you would pay much more in another restaurant. Friendly, good wine advice. 10 minutes from the market place and known by local people. Great tapas too.

Helpful?
Thank antjekantje
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Awesome chef! Awesome friendly hostess with super suggestions!Great ambience. Cosy family feel. Brilliant decor. Away from touristy restaurants. The best meal in Bruges! The best meal we have had in a long time (and we done out a fair bit in London at least)! Worth every penny!!

Helpful?
Thank JCRVR
wollongong, australia
Level Contributor
22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

Average meal. Fish a little over cooked. Boring vegetables. Expensive drinks. We were told tap water was unavailable due to a problem. We were charged 5 euros for a small bottle of water. Unimpressed.

Helpful?
Thank seeker52
Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

We visited because our taxi driver recommended it; food and service were first class. I would highly recommend it. Great value for money as well

Helpful?
Thank Andy D
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

We first tried this restaurant in Bruges two years ago and have been talking about it since. We were recently in Bruges just for one night and made a beeline for it. It was just as good as we remembered. Great taste, value and service. I'm sure we'll be back again

Helpful?
2 Thank Michelle J
Coronado, California
Level Contributor
74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014 via mobile

At a reasonable price! Far enough off the beaten path that a quiet and peaceful dinner may be enjoyed and relished. Offering both an a la carte and a three course menu there is something for everyone. Beautiful building and quiet ambience make it a lovely corner of the adult world. Did I mention the delicious food and wine?

Helpful?
Thank Janet92118
Bruges, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2014

I ate very fine...this food is very fresh and great presentation...don't hesitate, this is top in bruges;; i ate in many resaurants in bruges, but this beats all! almost star level on very democratic price.;

Helpful?
Thank SPECIALIST99

Travellers who viewed Restaurant De Pottekijker also viewed

Bruges, West Flanders Province
Bruges, West Flanders Province
 
Bruges, West Flanders Province
Bruges, West Flanders Province
 
Bruges, West Flanders Province
Bruges, West Flanders Province
 

Been to Restaurant De Pottekijker? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Achiel Van Ackerplein 2 | Corner Ezelstraat, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 81 41

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Restaurant De Pottekijker and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Restaurant De Pottekijker staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?