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Sorbetiere De Medici

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Geldmuntstraat 9, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 50 33 93 41
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09:00 - 18:00
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Mon 13:00 - 18:00
Tue - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place for lunch and it was brilliant food was great staff were friendly and polite. I would most definitely visit again if i come back to Brugge well worth a stop.

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Thank WayneSansom1980
London
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199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Had a lunch here on our first day in Brugge. Quiche served with little salad and also had a prosciutto focaccia which was also nice. The service was nice. there are more tables up a the steep - narrow stairs. they also do cakes and coffee/tea.

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Thank Mid-Kate
East Dereham, Norfolk.
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135 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

This tearoom is noted for the artistic touch which is given to items on its menu, whether that be a selection of cakes, quiche, soup or just a simple coffee. Everything is made to order and so tastefully presented, one feels as if the tearoom is an annex to an art gallery! The upstairs seating area is accessed via an... More 

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1 Thank Norfolktraveller77
Jurgen V, Owner at Sorbetiere De Medici, responded to this review

WOW what a review! First of all thanks for the 5 . Second we and others will be happy reading your nice and clear review. hope to see you again next time you visit Brugges. best regards, Siska and Jurgen More 

Inverkip
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

I am writing this actually sitting in this lovely wee coffee shop. We are on a day visit to Bruges and needed a hot drink after climbing the belfry on a cold, windy day! We both had hot chocolate, which was served in cute wee pots and tasted delicious. We also had a trio of chocolate cakes which were served... More 

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Thank Irene M
Chicago, Illinois
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We were disappointed when we couldn't grab a table overlooking the street but it ended up being a blessing, instead we overlooked the kitchen and watched all the delicacies being prepared! It was incredibly entertaining. My 12 year old twins were enthralled. Our food and drinks were terrific. Highly recommended.

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Thank Chimomstyle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

Came on the recommendation of guide book and was a bit disappointed. Waitress is friendly but despite chasing twice for 2 Taglitalle with a 30mins wait, she did not go and check The taglitalle is soggy soft and chicken is processed chicken instead of fresh chicken though boglonaise is OK. The almond and red berry pie (microwaved) with cold vanilla... More 

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Thank Patrick112999
Jurgen V, Owner at Sorbetiere De Medici, responded to this review

Hello, Just wanted to respond because of the 30 mins waiting time. Between entering a business and getting your food a 30 mins waiting time seems OK. Pasta takes 7 mins to cook adding the time to sit,taking your order and serving you'll timing should be OK. The waitress did indeed check for your dishes but as we stated before... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a light, late breakfast. I had a 'light breakfast' - tea, croissant, roll and cheese. It was marvelous. My husband had a waffle with fruit and a cappuccino with cream, which was decadently rich. The staff were very nice and accommodating. Highly recommend.

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Thank Dionne D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

The Viennese cappuccino was the best coffee I have ever tasted in my life!!! Can't wait to go back. The owners were so polite. Makes a refreshing change after spending time with the Dutch in the Netherlands!

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Thank Nus N
Oxford, United Kingdom
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

This was the only really good coffee we found in Bruges - though admittedly we were only there for a few days. They do takeaway if you just want a quick fix but if you possibly can sit down and have the lemon cake or the waffle with whipped cream and chocolate sauce. Presentation is excellent - chocolate sauce comes... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Cute place to have a hot chocolate, coffee, and Belgian treats. Very good service with friendly and English speaking staff.

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Thank davilutk

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Cuisine
Delicatessen, Belgian, European
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
13:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Geldmuntstraat 9, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 33 93 41
Description
From 9 till 18 o'clock we serve coffee, thee, pastery, ice cream and waffles. We also have a delicious selection of salads and pasta.We take a pride in a menu that is a bit broader than the standard tearoom menu: more than 10 different kinds of fresh tea and coffees.Freshly prepaired breakfast.Lunch with salades,pastas and focaccia.A large selection of supreme pasteries.

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