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Bistro De schilder

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
French, Belgian, Dutch, European, Central European
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Jan van Eyckplein 13 | Jan Van Eyck Square 13, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 34 64 62
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a delicious dinner of Flemish beef stew and frites. Very generous portions and excellent service.

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Limerick
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food in this restaurant is very nicely cooked however the service could be much better. We waited for 50 minutes for our food and we politely asked the waiter how long more it would take. We were told that it was taking so long because we each ordered different dishes therefore we needed to be patient. Does this mean... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn't recommend this restaurant more, from the service to the food, everything was excellent! All 4 of us chose the Flemish beef stew and definitely weren't disappointed, it was very tasty and the portion sizes were huge so you definitely won't leave feeling hungry. We wish we were staying in Bruges longer so we could go again!

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Thank Zoe V
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Delicious mussels mussels friendly waiter bright outlook. Perfect coffee. A warm inviting lid fire. Bread with seeds a great addition.

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Thank Karen M
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Found this place on a stroll on our first afternoon in Bruges. Wanted a drink and a snack and we had the most fabulous cheese and shrimp croquettes- we ordered both and shared! Washed down with local beer (him) and their lovely unoaked house Chardonnay (me) it was a delicious find. The staff were lovely and I hope to find... More 

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Thank Fiona P
Welling, Kent
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220 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Stumbled upon Bistro De Schilder on our way out to dinner and was not disappointed. The food we had was lovely - the service was great, very attentive, and although we found Bruges quite expensive generally, this was not too pricey in comparison to everywhere else. Turns out when I came to book somewhere for the second night that it... More 

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Thank hayles_tawny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Flemish stew was absolutely fantastic! The service was also top quality, super friendly and welcoming staff. They gave us a small free appetiser while we waited for our meal. Even the appetiser was exquisite..! Super cozy and warm restaurant, which I can highly recommend!

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Thank Chris F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Food lovely and reasonably priced. Good beer, wine and coffee. Waiter was really friendly and welcoming

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london
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We had both lunch an dinner here one day. We popped in for a cup of tea after a walk to see the windmills in the north of Bruges. We all opted for hot chocolate and one of us decided to have some food - this was the scampi (prawns) and salad. The owner has a dry sense of humour... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This place was close to our hotel and as it was cold we didn't want to walk far. We reserved a table for later that same evening, as it gets busy at the weekends. The Flemish Stew is particularly nice with chips and salad, and the goats cheese salad is very tasty too. Traditional good quality food at reasonable prices.

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Thank bazellis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Cuisine
French, Belgian, Dutch, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats, View
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jan van Eyckplein 13 | Jan Van Eyck Square 13, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 34 64 62
Description
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The place in Bruges centre to eat good at an honest price

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