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Local Love - Delicacies

Discover the best that Bruges has to offer at these finger-licking places.

  • Dees Koffiebranders

    Wilco Dees is a young coffee roaster whose aim is to offer high-quality, sustainable coffee that is affordable and responsibly sourced.

  • Het Chocoladehuisje
    today: 09:30 - 18:30

    One of Bruges’ cutest places for chocolate is hidden away just a stone’s throw from the Marktet Square.

  • The Chocolate Line
    today: 09:30 - 18:30

    Dominique Persoone, the man who runs The Chocolate Line, is a legend both at home and abroad.

  • Chocolatier Van Oost
    today: closed

    Bruges locals have been stocking up on their handmade pralines for 40 years here.

  • Olivier's Chocolate
    today: 13:00 - 18:30

    Choosing is losing.

  • Maison La Confiance
    today: closed

    Maison La Confiance, a shop with an open bakery full of biscuits made with the finest ingredients following grandmother’s recipe, without preservatives, additives or artificial colourings.

  • today: closed

    Curious tourists, expectant mothers and school kids with a healthy appetite – nobody wants to miss out on the colourful spectacle of sweets Zucchero has on offer.

  • Pralinette
    today: 09:00 - 18:00
    This family business sells hand-filled chocolates made of fine, dark chocolate, without adding sugar.
  • Sukerbuyc
    today: 10:00 - 17:00

    Sukerbuyc is the point of reference in Bruges and the surrounding area.

  • Spegelaere chocolaterie
    today: 08:30 - 12:00 / 13:30 - 18:30

    The Chocolatier Spegelaere is described by connoisseurs as Bruges' best-kept secret.

  • V-CHOCOLATIER by Sweertvaegher
    today: 10:00 - 18:00

    This story begins in Ypres in 1933 and shifts to Bruges in 1950.

  • De Olijfboom
    today: 09:00 - 18:00
    80 different olive oils, 12 olive oils on tap, 2 novellas, 20 other oils (from pistachios and walnuts, right through to sesame), some 50 vinegars and 20 types of balsamic vinegars.
  • Schaeverbeke
    today: 07:30 - 18:30

    This bakery has been a popular destination in Bruges for 35 years.

  • Diksmuids Boterhuis
    today: 10:00 - 12:30 / 14:00 - 18:30
    The Diksmuids Boterhuis has been a concept since 1936.
  • Confiserie De Clerck
    today: closed
    This sweet shop first saw the light of day some 100 years ago, when 'spekke' (caramelised chew) was sold here, and in 1948, when the grandparents of the current owner took over, the range was considerably extended.
  • De Kaasbolle
    Anyone who can appreciate a fine piece of outstanding matured cheese should pay De Kaasbolle a visit.
  • Javana
    today: 09:00 - 18:00
    For over half a century, quality coffee has been roasted here in the traditional manner.
  • Het Brugs Theehuis
    today: closed

    Tea connoisseurs feel right at home at Het Brugs Theehuis.

  • Cuvee
    today: 16:00 - 22:00

    Cuvee, Bar à Vin Naturel is located on one of Bruges’ hippest streets.

  • Koekegoed!
    today: closed

    In the middle of the city, the Lange Bakker is imperceptibly doing what he does best: baking traditional biscuits, sponge cakes and other cakes.

  • Cafuné specialty coffee bar and shop
    today: closed

    This lovely little coffee bar doesn’t serve standard coffee – it’s the real deal, here.

  • Jam Jam konfituur van het Landhuys
    today: 12:30 - 19:00

    From a very young age, Danny De Winter from Jam Jam already had a great passion for vegetables and fruit.

  • Otto Waffle Atelier
    today: 10:00 - 18:00

    While Brussels and Liège waffles have already been a familiar concept for a long time, the Bruges waffle has now also secured a place for itself on the culinary map, thanks to the Otto Waffle Atelier.

  • Hemelse Taartjes
    today: 09:30 - 18:00

    Impressive layered cakes, magical wedding cakes, cookies in all colours, flavours, shapes and sizes…if it’s sweet, you’ll find it here!

  • Depla chocolaterie
    today: 10:00 - 18:00

    The tight, contemporary interior suggests otherwise, but the Chocolaterie Depla was established in 1958 and indeed by the father of Pol Depla who runs the establishment today.

  • Dumon chocolaterie
    today: 10:00 - 18:00

    Every bit as special is the brainchild of Stephan Dumon, the Chocolaterie Dumon.

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