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) #40 of 574 Restaurants in Bruges $$$$ French, , European
Loppemsestraat 52 | Zedelgem, Bruges 8210, Belgium
+32 50 67 34 46
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good14%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Belgian, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Loppemsestraat 52 | Zedelgem, Bruges 8210, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

My birthday couldn't be nicer with a dinner at this wonderful place. Food is more than an experience for all senses. Service is perfect and soooo quiet! Although the restaurant is always fully booked there was no surrounding noise. That's real Belgian savoir vivre! Americans...More

Thank Guy G
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The venue is magnificent. Space and light, are key in this restored old farm. There’s a big terrace that surrounds the restaurant overlooking Hertog Jan’s VIP vegetable garden. The atmosphere is serene, relaxed and without bling bling. Which I honestly had not expected. Hertog Jan...More

Thank GeorgeSbrugge S
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Invited by a friend, I was thrilled to be back at Hertog Jan. I had been at HJ several times, since they had obtained their first star. The place has become an example of Operational Excellence, the service is completely silent but reminded me of...More

Thank C-L-Vanvaeck
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This place a truly an outstanding restaurant! Setting, environment, the quality and the fresshness of ingredients, the friendliness of the staff, presentation without "over exaggeration" really deserves praise. Congratulations to founders of this restaurant. They are really doing a great job. I came to this...More

Thank Utku67
Reviewed 15 September 2016

As foodie there is no reason to miss a chance to dine at a three star Michelin restaurant when visiting a new city. So we booked at Hertog Jan. The restaurant is located outside Brugge so you either have to go by car (and miss...More

2  Thank PLNG
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This was our second visit to the Hertog Jan, the first one at the new location! Location The restaurant is located in rural Zedelgem, a few kilometers from the highway exit in Loppem and close to Bruges. It consist of a renovated farm shed (kitchen)...More

Thank Bj0rnC_BE
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This beautiful restaurant, which at first glance looks like a modern farm, is hidden away in the Belgian countryside, about 20 minutes away from Bruges city centre. We arrived just before sunset, and walked around their garden whilst sipping on delicious floral iced tea. Seeing...More

1  Thank Minimo127
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We had a special occasion to celebratie and visited Hertog Jan for a second time. In short : Whow ! Top ! Everything in this restaurant breathes professionalism. The dishes are Superb, quality of food outrageous, service top and the knowledge of the sommelier is...More

Thank Winecook
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Food is great Location is magnificent Service is optimal Kitchen is fantastic Decoration on the plate fabulous Team work amazing All that together gives you a total experience and reflects the price in a modern (not traditional) place

Thank Lialis
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is an extraordinary restaurant and you will not be disappointed by the food. The vegetable and spice garden is probably at the foundation of the success of this hotel. Every course was accompanied by pure and fresh vegetables like you have not eaten them...More

Thank JohanVG1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$129 - US$336
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loppemsestraat 52 | Zedelgem, Bruges 8210, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: +32 50 67 34 46
  • E-mail
Hertog Jan is a contemporary restaurant nestled in a classified monumental farm, just 15 minutes outside Bruges. The cooking style is modern, based on home grown vegetables, herbs and flowers, combined with the best seafood & meat. The drinks list includes Belgian bears and naturally made wines from all over the world. The philosophy is based on elegance, simplicity within the sustainable guidelines, in respect with all stakeholders and the surrounding nature.
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