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We cycled through the square in late September. The sculptures and water features are all gone... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LoisHertfordshire
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If you enjoy a market this is the place to visit on a Saturday. Best not to eat to much before you... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
jermima J
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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We cycled through the square in late September. The sculptures and water features are all gone, just one plain flat surface. No doubt something is planned.

1  Thank LoisHertfordshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The square is situated at the end of the main shopping street. They often have markets here and there are some good cafes and restaurants around the square where you can catch your breath after shopping.

Thank DVBUK1
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We went here on the 2nd september where they had a great festival and it was very cheerful. I love it here that they always have a lot of nice activities

Thank Phí Lan P
Reviewed 7 August 2018

If you enjoy a market this is the place to visit on a Saturday. Best not to eat to much before you arrive early on Saturday mornings as the aroma is mouthwatering. The area has been under construction for sometime but should be back to...More

Thank jermima J
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Between old town, new town/buildings and canal. The place wasn't impressive at all. You would not miss it but I can't see any reason why you would visit the place by itself.

Thank amysun2016
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We were much less impressed with this area of Bruge. We loved the medieval part and the downtown. This was area was almost deserted and the buildings were strange architecture compared to the beauty of the old buildings. Glad we were staying near Market Square.

Thank stevelotte
Reviewed 26 May 2018

At the moment it is covered in machinery working on road works or something, so there is nothing much to see there, unless you are into diggers, until they finish.

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 21 May 2018

this square is away from the big crowds but still easy to walk to. Relaxing evening as the sun set. Lots of choices for food and drinks.

Thank leon063
Reviewed 11 May 2018

This square is still being re-laid. The lovely statue which was new a few years ago is gone. Shops and restaurants around the square are open but on a windy day it can get very dusty. It was ripped up last year so not sure...More

1  Thank LizMarcWirralEngland
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

This is by far the best place to park in Bruges. Central, easy to get in an out of, reasonably priced and underground.

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