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El Rincon - CLOSED

Katelijnestraat 27b, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 12 00
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
30 Apr 2016
“Adios... Good Bye and Good Luck”
6 Apr 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Katelijnestraat 27b, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

For us this place has always been a must do for lunch in Bruges. Sadly we arrived here today on Saturday 30th April and found it is now another establishment...a jazz bar. Very sad to see the closure of what was a great tapas restaurant,...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We found the restaurant by accident tucked away between some chocolate shops. The inside was really lovely but a little empty as we were one of only 2 tables, spotlessly clean (I'm a waitress, I notice). The food was amazing, we got several tapas dishes...More

Thank tephromelaatra
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Me and my boyfriend we're spending the day in Bruges after a ferry trip. As you can imagine, by the time we had got into the centre of Bruges, we were very hungry. We happened to stumble across the restaurant after a recommendation from the...More

Thank EllainaJayne
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Went here tonight after we arrived at our hotel, Flanders hotel (review to follow). We reserved a table before traveling and had a very prompt response. Its about a 15min walk which in the dark revealed some lovely views. The food was great as was...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

I did not expect to find a quality authentic tapas bar/ restaurant on brugges ! So, quite a find!! Excellent choice of freshly prepared tapas. Hot and cold available. All delicious. Helpful friendly staff.

Thank Paulsmithcasty
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Very nice interior, great service, great food. The menu could use some pictures but i guess you can just ask the waiter too. Still, had a memorable lunch here, will visit again.

Thank Jays1111
Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

I must admit I walked by this place MANY times during the week, before the sign finally caught my eye. Then I was pleasantly surprised that there was a tapas restaurant in Flanders! The decor is clean and austere, plenty of light with huge glass...More

Thank miamidancer_10
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Last weekend was our second time in this restaurant: we love this place! My boyfriend and I both lived in Spain for some 9 years and by coincidence we learned to know this restaurant. The friendly owner is Belgian but also lived many years in...More

Thank SarahPlo
Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

Great tapas restaurant in peaceful setting off busy street. It is easy to miss this lovely restaurant as it entrance is along a narrow corridor next to a gift shop. The interior is light and airy overlooking a lovely garden which you can also dine...More

1  Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 25 March 2014

We had a light lunch in El Rincon during our weekend trip to Bruges. One cold and one warm tapas each with a bottle of white wine to share. Average tapas, average wine. The terrace may be nice in summer. In March it was too...More

Thank JaakkoBrussels
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$18 - US$41
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Katelijnestraat 27b, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 12 00
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