We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

't Zwart Huis

Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
As featured in Best Food in Bruges
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Kuipersstraat 23, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 69 11 40
Website
Today
11:30 - 23:30
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Wed - Sun 11:30 - 23:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

1,124 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 648: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
258 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went for dinner with my husband and unfortunately the slow service will be the only thing I remember about this restaurant. The food was all nice (although my french onion soup for starter was barely warm when it arrived), however after our main course things went totally downhill. We were never offered a dessert menu, it took 30 mins to... More 

Helpful?
Thank travels_ahoy
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

excellant atmosphere , service and quality of food. Logical prices.Go there for sure if you will be in Brugges. Don't miis it.

Helpful?
Thank Δημήτρης Μ
Ipswich
Level Contributor
50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate here with my family on a Sunday night when visiting Bruges for the weekend. They had live music on, a really good blues band. 3 course meal with wine while watching the band was the perfect way to end our weekend, all the food was fantastic! The four of us has steak, prawn Thai curry, red Thai chicken curry... More 

Helpful?
Thank DD_Ipswich
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had checked trip advisor reviews before our trip to Bruges and this restaurant looked quirky and interesting. It was listed on local guides as a 'romantic' restaurant but I would disagree as the tables were far too closely packed for an intimate dining experience. That said, it did have a good buzz, fair service and there was a good... More 

Helpful?
Thank Frances T
Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a lovely warm atmosphere at this lovely restaurant tucked away up some steps. Friendly welcome from staff on arrival and excellent service throughout our meal. The food was delicious and we were given time between courses and never felt rushed to finish. This is a great restaurant to visit, but booking is advisable because this hidden gem is very... More 

Helpful?
Thank Carol H
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't speak highly enough of the place, the food and the staff including the owner. Friendly, really efficient, service carried out by true professionals where waiting is a valued trade and valuable part of the service/ hospitality industry (where would we all be without them? Maccy dees?) Sunday evening filled up quickly with regulars from, in some cases, 40Km away... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dennis J
Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
163 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere was great and the initial service was excellent but this wasn't mirrored by the bar service, which was occasionally surly and slow. The food was good but not outstanding- I had the Flemish stew. Drinks menu was extensive from good Belgian beer range, wines and shorts. Worth a visit for the pleasant atmosphere.

Helpful?
Thank Madaboutfooooood
Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for somewhere to eat on a Sunday night and stumbled across this place. Cellar bars or by contrast, diners on an upper floor (as this was) always seem to have air of mystery about them as you can't initially see what you're letting yourself in for. Now, I'm not one for sitting in packed restaurants but even... More 

Helpful?
Thank shawstretton
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here last minute on a Sat night in Brugge without a reservation and the owner gave us the option to eat at the bar which suited us fine. Menu isn't huge but has a good mix.. prawn in cream sauce and mushrooms on toast for starter were both really good! A little bit expensive but huge portion when they... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lisa2215
London
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a chance on this place and was really happy with our experience. We enjoyed local gin and tonics, with yummy rillettes and house pickled cucumbers. Then mushrooms on toast and a grilled goat cheese salad, washed down with a Chimay Blue beer. Great service and music, absolutely welcoming of our mad cap four year old. Highly recommend.

Helpful?
Thank KatGrant30

Travellers who viewed 't Zwart Huis also viewed

Bruges, West Flanders Province
Bruges, West Flanders Province
 
Bruges, West Flanders Province
Bruges, West Flanders Province
 

Been to 't Zwart Huis? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 29
Cuisine
French, Belgian, European, Central European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kuipersstraat 23, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 69 11 40
Description
Restaurant with Jazz, blues & soul music,friendly service and good vibes and food.
The kitchen is open from 11.30Am till 11.30 Pm. Live music every 2 weeks on Sundays.
Welcome, Yannic

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of 't Zwart Huis and other visitors
8 questions
Ask a question
Rugby, United Kingdom
over a year ago
Rugby, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (8)

Questions? Get answers from 't Zwart Huis staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?