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Den Gouden Harynck

€€€€French, European,
Groeninge 25, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 76 37
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb” (29 reviews)
“herring” (11 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (23 reviews)
French, European, Belgian
Groeninge 25, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is okay but nothing special. But the service is below any standard. Dont understand how they get michelin star with such service. Worst service ever.

Thank RickU58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here before getting engaged a bridge nearby so it will always be a dinner to remember! But the food was excellent and the wine list was wonderful as well. I would highly recommend coming here. I still think about how amazing the...More

Thank knsking
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Ambience: Great! tables are well spaced and there is a feeling of calm and quiet. The Food: The presentation was superb, the flavours challenging - not a bad thing! The Wine: The fact matching wines are not offerred with the degustation is a bit of...More

Thank AndEri38
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A quiet, spacious restaurant with attentive staff. We found the food tasted wonderful with extraordinary flavour combinations. Unfortunately one piece of fish was very tough and inedible. The waiter ignored our comments, whether through a language problem or because he didn't care we couldn't tell....More

Thank Penny R
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Went here in april to look for a restaurant for our wedding anniversary in june. Both occasions were great. Friendly, non-intrusive service, great dishes, wonderful wines. The side room where we sat with our party of 9 is private but not isolated. I liked it....More

Thank Emile B
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We dined here during a short visit to Bruges. We had the 5 course suprise menu. Marinated sea bream with capers, baked local asparagus, smoked lobster, lamb fillet and strawberries with apple & basil sorbet. It was all delicious, the stand out being the lobster...More

Thank spitfire1942
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Booked table for 2 last weekend and tried the 4 course taster menu which consisted of marinated herring, asparagus, lamb, strawberry and sorbet for 80 euros pp. Nice presentation and excellent tastes. Decided to select the cheese board as extra dessert which was also nice...More

Thank TokyoJoe
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is lovely, a real gem down a small street in Bruges. The ambience was lovely with a fantastic staff who were very attentive and helpful and put up with us speaking no Belgium. The food was delicious and beautifully displayed. They accommodated one...More

Thank Forlorn_hope5
Reviewed 20 May 2018

A truly excellent restaurant for my birthday celebrations. Great atmosphere with a family feel to it. The food was innovative and exciting, well prepared and presented. We fully recommend it.

Thank MartinChew
Reviewed 26 April 2018

This gourmet restaurant is just across the road from our wonderful B&B "Bonifacius". We decided to spoil ourselves by booking this highly recommended restaurant. It is expensive but well worth it. We experienced wonderful food and impeccable service puntuated throughout by little suprises dishes. Even...More

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Questions & Answers
1 November 2016|
Response from ianpamplin1 | Reviewed this property |
Gaynor, They have a website through which I contacted them, if you google the golden herring, Bruges the site comes up They were very helpful.
Selinda L
4 July 2015|
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Response from northie | Reviewed this property |
my husband didn't have a jacket -he wore casual pants and I think a cardigan. We were there Saturday night. No dress code on website -jackets definitely not a required.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
French, European, Belgian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
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19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Groeninge 25, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 76 37
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