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Pieter Pourbus

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Belgian, European
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Pieter Pourbusstraat 1, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 34 11 45
18:00 - 22:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 14:00
Thu - Tue 18:00 - 22:00
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were recommended this gorgeous traditional restaurant by our hotel a few years ago and we make sure we visit it every time we come back to Bruges. We have brought both friends and family along and also recommended it to other friends and work colleagues who have loved it as much as us. The owners Yves and Heidi along... More 

Thank Mary E
Guildford, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The service was good, but the food was rather disappointing. Both steaks were overcooked, and the rib steak was rather tough and not very flavourful. The steak sauce that is the restaurant's specialty is actually some sort of goulash - not bad, but not the greatest pairing. Definitely not good value for money.

Thank letspackandgo
Atlantic Beach, NC
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54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good standard traditional dinner. Nothing blew us away but nothing stood out as bad. Enjoyed the atmosphere.

Thank AB28512
Manchester, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I dined at the restaurant with my wife, adult children and our baby grandaughter. The food was really excellent. The shrimp and cheese croquettes and the house scampi in a cheese sauce were all a great start to the meal and our fillet and sirloin steaks were also really good with very good pepper, Bernaise and mushroom sauces. The restaurant... More 

Thank Brian C
Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend & I visited this restaurant as it had good reviews on TripAdvisor. Was not disappointed!!!! The food was delicious! I had filet steak which was cooked to perfection & my boyfriend had the rack of lamb which he said was the best he has ever had!! Staff were very friendly and the restaurant itself had a rustic Belgian... More 

Thank Katie S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, great service, super atmosphere. The choices on the menu cater for everybody. The service is just what you would expect from a quality restaurant.

Thank Jeffrey M
Figueras, Spain
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set menu was excellent - service very good - ambience perfect (low background music and a buzz of conversation). A 10 minute walk from our hotel in a quiet part of Bruges. Not expensive since service is included.

Thank MDS2211
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this restaurant via TripAdvisor. It's located some 200 meters outside the tourist area, but still it was fully booked. We ordered the full menu for €55. It includes 3 courses + a bottle of housewine / 2 persons + the home aperitif. You can choose between different dishes per course. We had scampi with garlic sauce. It was... More 

Thank Bart_VdBr
Rugby, England, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Sightly away from the main square this place is popular with locals and tourists. The food is standard fare, well cooked. If you are hungry and want a good quality mid price meal go here. Not the place for a special treat, though it was highly recommended by the Guardian. But don't let that put you off.

Thank EatalotGobbo
Newton, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by our hotel. There was one waiter for the whole restaurant when we got there and he was not happy. Clearly he took care of the locals first. The additional server did come after awhile but even so the food was a big disappointment especially for the price. Would not recommend this restaurant.

Thank Karen55_10

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$37
Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pieter Pourbusstraat 1, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 34 11 45

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