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Li O Lait

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Dweersstraat 30, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 70 85 70
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09:00 - 17:30
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Tue - Sat 09:00 - 17:30
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small anonymous cafe is much larger than one thinks from the street. It's charming interior is accompanied by very friendly folk who serve delicious coffee and excellent fresh fare at very reasonable prices. The bagels in particular were soft, tasty, and best of all fresh - so much nicer than the stale or reclaimed from chilled/frozen ones normally found.... More 

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Thank boatmusdir
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a lovely cafe. It's really good value for money, the staff are so friendly and the decor is so sweet. Would definitely recommend!!

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Thank Megan R
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is not very easy to find good coffee and a cosy place that is not stuffed with tourists - but here it is. Coffee was great, pastry (especially pastel de nata) was delicious and the atmosphere was really charming. A place to hang out for a bit and enjoy the less hectic part of your stay.

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Thank Laura R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A favorite for both locals and tourists. Good quality snacks and coffee. The owner has been friendly and hospitable. Great location too!

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Thank Natan H
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

This venue in the city center of Bruges serves excellent coffee. The interior is somewhat eclectic, mixing differents styles, it doesn't feel harmoneous to me. But tehen again, a lot of coffee bars do, it's probably the concept. The line-up of bagels is limited but quality wise it's okay. The service is slow and I miss the hospitality attitude in... More 

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Thank Frederick B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

My boyfriend and I found this place on our first day in Bruges, we ordered some coffee and it was amazing. We went there everyday while we were in bruges. Great Staff and the coffee is AMAZING.

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Thank Lauren C
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

I found this place on the internet was looking forward to a great cup of coffee after reading good things about the place. The shop was busy with an older lady making the coffee and a young man who simply ignored us when we came into the shop, after waiting a while and unsure of the ordering process i thought... More 

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Thank Beki_Hull23
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

If you want to 'down tools' read a book, drink a coffee and just sit, then this is the place. Best coffee I had while I was there and the chocolate brownie was awesome.

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Thank Jadeinlondon
London, UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Quick and friendly service of great bagels and coffee in a fun and quirky environment. A really nice place and a great change from some of the tourist trap tearooms in Bruges. The staff were very engaging too.

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Brussels, Belgium
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Good bagels and hot lattes. Delicious food, great atmosphere, friendly service. All you can ask for in a day-starter or mid-day break.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:30
Thursday
09:00 - 17:30
Friday
09:00 - 17:30
Saturday
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dweersstraat 30, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 70 85 70
Description
We are proud to serve honest and great coffee and tea. We make our own iced tea and iced coffee. And we even invented our lemonade (called the Li O Nade...) We also serve a small selection of local beers. Located in al ancient house that belonged for half a century to painter Roger Gobron. Funky & jazzy latin music...

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