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GingerBread Bagel Coffee and Tea House

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Sint-Amandsstraat 29, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 499 63 37 56
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Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went here after reading the recommendations on Tripadvisor and we were not disappointed. The lunch menu was imaginative and all looked delicious. We were both pleased with our choices. The decor was cosy and the staff friendly.

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Worcestershire
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I really wanted to visit this tea house after seeing the bagels on TripAdvisor. We tried to go here on a Tuesday but we quickly found out that it is closed on Tuesdays (open every other day!). So we went on Thursday for breakfast. I am not sure if the place has recently changed hands but they no longer do... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delightful place, owner and hot chocolate. Visited on my own to warm up and had the loveliest treat. I had the gingerbread hot chocolate served with marshmallow and Chantilly cream (5.5e) and it was wonderful. Decor is lovely. Atmosphere relaxed and friendly, felt very relaxed on my own watching the world go by. Will definitely go back on my next... More 

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

After not realising it was closed, we decided to make a return visit and go when it was open. It was our last morning in Bruges. We went got the savoury and sweet options, and split them. The cream cheese and jam was absolutely to die for - portions were huge and it hit the spot. Prices were reasonable, to... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

We enjoyed an earl grey tea and a chocolate tea with cute little cakes (complimentary) in this busy little place, it seemed to be locals which is always a good sign in a tourist trap. Appreciate the recommendations we were given for breakfast as they were closed the next day.

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Just the perfect place to spend a little time to enjoy a beautifully presented Hot Chocolate and a bacon Omelette on a bagel. A small but perfectly located tea house, far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the Market sq to allow you to relax, but not to far from all that Bruges has to offer.

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Leicester
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We didn't have a reservation, but popped in to this very busy and brilliantly run cafe for afternoon tea. Polite beyond belief (even the beautiful lady with stunning make up behind the counter 😉) We were given free cake (which was really tasty) and had a nice chat about the madness of the Christmas market. Would strongly suggest popping in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

A lovely place with a fantastic atmosphere and the kindest of services. Oh, and of course great food (amazing bagels) and very big portions.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Went here for some lunch as had seen the good reviews. It definitely lived up to these, we both had bagels which had lots of filling, and a lovely side salad. The lady in the cafe was really friendly and helpful too. Fairly good value for money, most of the bagels were between €10-13

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Visited this cosy, family run cafe for breakfast. I had the poppyseed bagel with scrambled eggs and my wife had the sesame seed bagel with smoked salmon and cream cheese. Both were simple and delicious. We ordered coffee which arrived with a complementary small cake. Nice touch. Bruges can be expensive but we found this cafe good value for money.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 17
Cuisine
Belgian, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:00
Monday
09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:00
Thursday
09:00 - 19:00
Friday
09:00 - 19:00
Saturday
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Amandsstraat 29, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 499 63 37 56
Description
Home made with love... GingerBread tea-room is a family-run little tea house serving breakfast, brunch from 9:00 till 16:00 lunch between 12 and 14 pm (homemade ...) And cakes baked every morning. You can also find a great choice of "real" teas and hot drinks, as well as lovely champagne to make your stay in Bruges sparkle. Open 7/7. Cash Only.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?