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De Gouden Kroes

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood, European
Hoogstraat 12 | 8000 Brugge, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 35 82 88
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (26 reviews)
“whelks” (6 reviews)
“sea snails” (4 reviews)
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Belgian, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Hoogstraat 12 | 8000 Brugge, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 211 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We are just back from a short trip to Bruges, so happy we found this place, as we had some wonderful Seafood. My wife had the boulliabaisse, which comes with what looked like everything including half a Lobster, it looked fantastic and tasted just as...More

Thank Nick Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely the nicest restaurant I saw in Brugges and maybe in whole Belgium. Lovely small restaurant with fresh lobster and seafood. Far far away from terrible tourist traps by squares in peaceful street. Tidy and pleasent atmosphere, nice and funny staff. Lobsters are fresh (you...More

1  Thank Jakub S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Bruges from Long Island and very familiar with fantastic lobster. Didn't expect such sweet wonderful Canadian lobster here but what a fantastic surprise!! Started with lovely complimentary escargot and petite shrimp. My husband had the gorgeous boulliabaisse- 7 types of fish and the broth...More

1  Thank ssdLongislandny
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This restaurant was just a few blocks from our hotel towards the center of Bruges. We were going towards a recommended restaurant but saw the lobster and bouillabase on the tables inside - and some very satisfied-looking customers. So we decided to scrap our plans...More

1  Thank laurajlopez57
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I can't speak for other reviewers but we had a really nice relaxed seafood dinner here and felt we had good service too. Two or three reserved tables did not turn up and did not have the courtesy to call first and we commiserated with...More

2  Thank McgBar
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We went there as a couple. i opened the door to ask for a table for two the waiter did not even smile he was like "do u know what we serve!?" i was like yes seafood wed like to have a table he then...More

5  Thank Hamda A
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Like so many restaurants, the Gouden Kroes delivers some good quality food and yet lets itself down due to a lack of effort. From the minute we walked in we were treated badly, we had been in earlier on in the day and were very...More

3  Thank Ebony A
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had a lovely meal here, including superb Canadian lobster on Canada Day. The restaurant specialises in fish dishes and did not disappoint.

Thank lynwood_dom
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate here for our one night in Bruges and it was absolutely delicious. The lobster was by far the best I have had. The oysters were fantastic too.

1  Thank WillisNat
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with my wife (and dog, who was also welcomed). Sat outside on the upstairs terrace which was quiet and well away from the tourist crowds around the nearby squares. Perfect. We both had the fish soup which was excellent and in effect...More

1  Thank ape2402
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoogstraat 12 | 8000 Brugge, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 35 82 88
  • E-mail
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