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Tom's Diner

West-Gistelhof 23, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 33 82
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatloaf” (107 reviews)
“pasta” (36 reviews)
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Belgian, European, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
West-Gistelhof 23, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Girlfriend and I visited Tom's Diner for the first time on a recent trip to Bruges. Whilst looking online for restaurants I saw the excellent reviews, delicious sounding menu, great prices and location close to the centre - and didn't hesitate to book. Inside,...More

Thank Charlie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were eager to visit Tom's after seeing the great TA reviews. Sadly, we were disappointed. The meatloaf was better of the two mains we ordered -- it was good, but not that special. The house pasta was the biggest let down. Overcooked pasta that...More

Thank threeonrtheroad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to get a table here last night at 7pm but was told that the earliest time I could get a table was 8pm so we decided to book for tonight. Menu isn't too large, always a good sign along with a wait as it...More

Thank Jeanette T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we had the tapas 6 course chef's World tour surprise menu @Next Door . One word: fantastic. Food is fresh and very tasty. Service is great as well.

Thank Douwe P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got this place from Rick Steves book on Bruge. Its a little bit out of the center of town, but easy to find. Its not a tourist trap, really a place that locals go. Fantastic food - the meatloaf, one of their specialties, was...More

Thank Glandman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

- Recommended for foodies - Nice modern take on Belgium classic dishes - Lovely wine and ambiance - Make a reservation

Thank FromNY2London
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

A very lively place. Lots of locals. The food was very good. We had the cod and the meatloaf. Both very tasty. Rustic but modern atmosphere.

Thank SteveTignor
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Ate here last night (a Tuesday) & we were lucky to get a free table. Proper good food like we have become accustomed to in Ireland! Tapas dishes were gorgeous. Don't waste money on the rubbish, over-priced restaurants in the main square or other busy...More

Thank RionaR
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We were seated upstairs out of the way of the main restaurant. Although they were busy we did get reasonable service. The starters and mains were lovely. The wine was good. I would recommend booking as we wouldn't have got a table if we hadn't....More

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Excellent friendly restaurant that is difficult to find but well worth the trip. Once you find it you will not be disappointed. We both had fish, all was cooked perfectly. Highly recommended.

Thank Stephen D
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Hello Do you have any availability for dinner for 2 on New Years Eve?
4 December 2016|
Response from WvD2013 | Reviewed this property |
Might be best to call them for a reservation. +32 50 33 33 82
Est il ouvert le 31 décembre ? Et dans ce cas il y a-t-il un menu de réveillon ? Et à quel prix ?
13 November 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West-Gistelhof 23, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 33 82
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