Food & Drinks

Charming restaurants and local pubs

Feel like having  a typical dish of the Hinterland? The region has numerous gourmet addresses, where you can taste the local and homemade produce. Discover a selection of charming places below.

  • Oostmolensite: pleasant terrace next to a windmill; Museum of the flandriens.
    Warandestraat 29, Gistel
  • Café De Drie Koningen: authentic bar of 1785 with local specialities: ham, pâté and cherry pie.
    Kerkhofstraat 17, Houtave (Zuienkerke)
  • Poelberg: Terrace and Visitors’ centre in a former school, panoramic views
    Poelberg 1, Tielt
  • Kijkuit: Tavern with a terrace and sports activities: kayak, canoe, cycling
    Kijkuit 1, Beernem
  • Estaminet Ter Spinde: Snacks, elaborate meals or drinks. Located along the Bruges-Ostend canal.
    Stationsstraat174, Jabbeke
  • Bistro Nieuwege: terrace along the canal, the ideal break for a bite to eat or a drink during your excursion in the region.
    Vaartdijk Noord 3, Varsenare
  • De Radio: authentic bar where you can drink local Urthel beer on tap. Excellent hiking region.
    Brugessteenweg 105, Ruiselede
  • De Zotte Mutse: bar-restaurant in the centre of the Beverhout forest with a pleasant terrace and a playgarden.
    Kasteelhoek 37, Beernem
  • Het Mortierken: located in Meetkerke, one of the prettiest villages of the Hinterland of Bruges. Playgarden.
    Dorpweg 88, Meetkerke (Zuienkerke)
  • De Keunepupe: bar-restaurant in the centre of the provincial domain ‘t Veld with simple but tasty snacks. Playgarden.
    Bloemgatstraat, Ardooie.
  • De Peerdekens: picturesque farm that proposes traditional dishes. Playgarden.
    Turkeyensteenweg 3, Egem.
  • Café De Hert: authentic pub filled to the rafters with cyclism memorabilia. Dirk, the landlord, is a fanatical enthusiast of that sport.
    Markt 9, Ichtegem.
  • De Soete Paepe: An cute and old candy shop.
    Walram Romboudtstraat 7, Lissewege
  • Pralifino: handmade chocolate, workshops, Kid’s Chocolate Academy.
    Gistelsteenweg 222,
  • Laurica: specialist nursery for the cultivation of superior quality bay leaves.
    Zomerweg 20, Jabbeke
  • Mustard Wostyn: a traditional mustard company since 1869 with an authentic shop
    Conscienceplein 7, Torhout