Category Archives: Bruges

Chez Albert, Bruges BE

Chez Albert Liege Waffle with Chantilly and Chocolate *The* go-to for Liege Waffles in Bruges, and perhaps Belgium as a whole, it was having passed Chez Albert in favor of Go.fre on Tuesday that I noted the small storefront’s location, … Continue reading

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De Jonkman, Bruges BE

De Jonkman Crisp Cannelloni with Carrots and 5-Spice, Beet Root with Tzatziki and Cucumber, Eel with Sour Cream and Peas Chicken Stew in Aspic on Toast with Fennel, Goose Liver Mousse with Cumin, Mushroom and Quail Egg Croquette Whole Seed … Continue reading

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Chocolatier Dumon, Bruges BE

Chocolatier Dumon Assorted Chocolates, Marzipan, Caramels, Truffles Located down a small staircase in the winding tourist streets of Bruges, Chocolatier Dumon finally answered the question of where was best to acquire gifts for friends back home after a relatively extensive … Continue reading

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Patisserie Academie, Bruges BE

Patisserie Academie Coffee Almond Croissant and Bread Pudding Chocolate Wrapped Éclair Mille Feuille Chocolate Apricot Tart Cherry Pastry Getting away from the tighter medieval part of Bruges, streets opening up and more populated by locals than travelers, Patisserie Academie at … Continue reading

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In de Wulf, Dranouter BE

In de Wulf Elderflower Sparkling Soda, Quince, Juniper Sorrel, Chicken – Skin, Mousse, Ivy, Rhubarb Radish, Goat’s Cheese Celeriac, Nasturtium Dogfish, Young Peas, Egg – Walnut Oil, Verbena, Vinegar House Sourdough, Hand Churned Butter, Rapeseed Oil, Salt Cauliflower, Buttermilk Cheese, … Continue reading

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Go.fre, Bruges BE

Go.fre White Chocolate with Pistachio Honey Chocolate with Hazelnuts Dark Chocolate with Cocoa Crisps Updating Gaufre Liege, the famous waffles made with pearl sugar found on any number of Belgian streets, may seem a fool’s folly given the traditions and … Continue reading

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Lizzie’s Wafels, Bruges BE

Lizzie’s Wafels Belgian Waffle – House Molten Chocolate, House Whipped Cream Located in Bruges with recent fame for its “Extra Large Homemade Waffles,” Lizzie’s Wafels at Sint Jakobsstraat 16 seems almost American in its concept and with a mostly-English speaking … Continue reading

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Hertog Jan, Zedelgem BE

Hertog Jan Riesling Verjus with Ginger Soda Avocado Mousse – Tomato, Fleur de Sel, Olive Oil Pork Headcheese – Sorrel and Lentils House Sourdough – Butter and Cumin Spread Cream of Potatoes – Coffee, Vanilla Oil, Mimolette Cheese North Sea … Continue reading

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De Karmeliet, Bruges BE

De Karmeliet Potato Chips with Paprika and Manchego Marinated Salmon with Horseradish and Turnips, Glazed Almonds, Pie of Tomato and Olive Tapenade, Beignet of Boursin Cheese and Duke of Berkshire Pork, Burratta with Tomato Sorbet and Zucchini in Pesto Olive … Continue reading

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The Chocolate Line, Bruges BE

The Chocolate Line Assorted Chocolates, Marzipan, Caramels Based out of Bruges with a location now in Antwerp and chocolates offered at elite shops and restaurants throughout Belgium, The Chocolate Line by Dominique Persoone is considered by some to be one … Continue reading

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