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.

Cafe Bruges

€€ - €€€, , European
16 N Pitt St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2944
+1 717-960-0223
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“mussels” (111 reviews)
“lamb burger” (39 reviews)
Closed Now
Belgian, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
16 N Pitt St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2944
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (470)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 467 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’ve lived here more than a decade and today was my first time at Cafe Burges. Quite the pleasant surprise!! I was looking for a place to eat that wasn’t “the norm” and their promising Belgian menu did the trick! The cafe seems small but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank vickyp754
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming to this Belgian food restaurant for at least 5 years. The food has been good, beer always good. But tonight was different. The Pom frittes (French fries) were not their usual very skinny ones, more like Macdonalds. And the home made...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hosts at the Carlisle House recommended the pomme frites and we were not disappointed. Excellent Belgian draft beer too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Fred A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A couple appetizers and a glass of excellent Belgian beer made a great lunch. Excellent service. The beer list is astonishingly long.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PhredVA
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The quiche special was delicious and fresh ingredients made it a great choice. Nice surroundings too! Easy parking on Sunday.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeannemccarthy1
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Cafe Bruges bills itself as a Belgian cafe. The interior is modeled after a typical European cafe, to a point, with a (probably fake) decorative tin ceiling and dark wood tables and chairs. There is a nice bar off on the side, with a good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lowtech
Reviewed 6 November 2018

A true Belgian restaurant from food to dozens of Belgian beers. Charming place in center of Town. Service needs improving, but if not in a hurry, it is fine.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Richard F
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in on a Sunday afternoon for brunch. Great beer and wine selection. Out of the ordinary fare. I had the lamb burger which was really good. My wife had tuna salad sandwich with roasted peppers. Good service and nice atmosphere....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Joe C
Reviewed 29 October 2018

On business in Carlisle PA recently I stopped at Café Bruge for an early dinner. I tried the Frites with a couple of sauces and the Carbonade Flamande. Both were excellent and the service was quick and professional.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jim and Delmy G
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our mussels and frites, and didn’t have to travel to Montmartre! It was a bit chilly so wear a sweater. Beer was good, too.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank J8447ITelizabethc
Nearby HotelsSee all 28 hotels in Carlisle
Comfort Suites
400 reviews
.23 km away
Sleep Inn Carlisle
190 reviews
1.64 km away
Jacob's Resting Place
5 reviews
2.27 km away
Super 8 by Wyndham Carlisle-South
335 reviews
2.46 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Redds Smokehouse BBQ
243 reviews
.26 km away
1794 The Whiskey Rebellion
523 reviews
.26 km away
Brick Kitchen And Bar
238 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Dickinson College
91 reviews
.54 km away
Cumberland County Historical Society
62 reviews
.04 km away
Molly Pitcher Brewing Company
82 reviews
.49 km away
Carlisle Theatre
45 reviews
.11 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Caroline S
18 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Sassypants37 | Reviewed this property |
I would assume they would, but I can’t say for sure . Sorry!!
30 April 2017|
Response from Mike G | Reviewed this property |
Don't know
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 N Pitt St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2944
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-960-0223
  • E-mail
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