Here are some shops that we have visited (or would like to visit), which may be of interest to vegans. Inside Bruges, and outside Bruges.
Note that these are not all VEGAN shops (unfortunately, there are only a handful vegan shops in Belgium).
This list is not exhaustive. If you have any suggestions, please let us know, so we can check it out and add them to the list!
Shops in Bruges
| Bioplanet, Sint-Pieterskaai 53, 8000 Brugge, location
Organic supermarket. Just outside city center. Branch of chain store, several shops in other Belgian cities too. SEE this BLOGPOST
| Biovita, Torhoutsesteenweg 179, 8200 Sint-Andries Brugge, location + Maalsesteenweg 299, 8310 Sint-Kruis Brugge, location
Organic shop, two branches just outside the city center. The main shop in Sint-Andries has a large collection of toys. Opened a 3rd shop at the end of 2014 in Roeselare (40km from Bruges).
See our BLOGS about Biovita.
| Bohio, Ezelstraat 74, 8000 Brugge, location
Breakfast and lunch bar. Also sells a selection of vegan cheeses and some other vegan products.
|De Olijfboom, Smedenstraat 58, 8000 Brugge, location
Near ‘t Zand. Wide variety of special olive oils, herbs, spices, harissa, Japanese products, … It’s a small shop, but packed with special goodies. We love it 🙂
see OUR BLOG
|Dille & Kamille, Simon Stevinplein 17-18, 8000 Brugge, location
City center. Chain store with several shops in Belgium. Pots and pans and other cooking and baking materials, kitchen supplies
| Green & Clean Bakery, No address
Makes cakes and pies (catering on demand only, no shop for now).
|Horeca Totaal, St. Pietersgroenestraat 8, 8000 Brugge, location
Very large shop, aimed at horeca professionals, food professionals. SEE OUR BLOGS ABOUT HORECA TOTAAL
| Holland & Barrett, Noordzandstraat 63, 8000 Brugge, location
Chain of health stores, with vitamine supplements, body and care products (some vegan labelled), nuts, flours, …
|Kudzu, eco webshop, with several vegan items (eg. bodycare). Free delivery inside Bruges|
|L’ Occitane en Provence, Noordzandstraat 58, 8000 Brugge, location
In main shopping street. Body and care products. Woldwide chain. Most products are animal free (except for some with honey etc). Some sites list their products as vegan, others not because of the changed requirements on animal testing (in China).
| Nora Nure, Kongostraat 11, 8310 Brugge, location
Energetic beautysalon (facials, Japanese facial massage, foot reflexology, medical pedicure, …). Artistic, cosy, biological, individual.
Nearly all products are vegan.
| Origin’o, Generaal Lemanlaan 147, 8310 Brugge, location
Organic shop (branch of chain store, several shops in other Belgian cities too). (used to be in Katelijnestraat, moved end of 2017 to current location)
See our BLOGS about Origin’O.
| Raan Asia, Oostendsesteenweg 135, 8000 Brugge, location
Just outside city center. Food shop with asian specialities.
| Vier de Seizoenen, Astridlaan 14, 8310 St Kruis, location
Organic shop just outside city center (Assebroek). Also small restaurant in the back with vegetarian plat du jour (vegan upon request). OUR REVIEW
Shops outside Bruges
||Antwerp / Antwerpen, kitchen, cooking, baking material. OUR REVIEW|
| Het Natuurhuis
||Antwerp / Antwerpen, organic shop. OUR REVIEW|
||Auvelais (in between Namur and Chareleroi), Vegmarket, vegan shop, open in evening. Also webshop.|
||Beernem (near Bruges), organic shop. With also vegan products like plant milk drinks, vegan wines, seitan, … Travellers through Belgium: this shop is only 5 minutes from the highway E40, exit Beernem! SEE OUR REVIEW|
|Stonemanor||Everberg, British Store, between Brussels and Leuven – OUR REVIEW|
| Bakerij Frimout
||Ghent / Gent, Bakery, has vegan ‘koffiekoeken’ (suisses, boules de berlins, ‘boterkoeken’, …) OUR REVIEW|
| Moor & Moor
||Ghent / Gent, small shop with vegan specialities (like vegan caviar, see this post) OUR REVIEW|
||Ghent / Gent, organic shop. SEE OUR REVIEW|
||Ghent / Gent, vegan shop, food, clothes. Update: now only webshop OUR REVIEW|
||Kortrijk / Courtrai, organic shop, OUR REVIEW|
|Zonder Meer||Kortrijk / Courtrai, low package, organic, fair shop, with small selection of vegan food in fridge (to take away), SEE OUR REVIEW|
| Bakkerij Filip
||Kuurne (near Kortrijk), bakery with vegan pastry and pies. And also a selection of vegan products for sale, which are not so easily found in other shops. SEE OUR REVIEW|
| BMS Wijndepot
||Kuurne (near Kortrijk), supplies for home brewing, cooking, canning, bottling, … fantastic store!! SEE OUR REVIEW|
| Go Veg vegan Shop
||Liège, small vegan shop with variety of products: from food to body and care products. SEE OUR REVIEW|
|Biodésir||Lisieux (Normandy, France), large organic shop with several vegan products. We shopped here to buy stuff for lunch on the road. SEE OUR REVIEW|
||London (UK), small vegan shop, on the west side of town. SEE OUR REVIEW|
||London (UK), vegan icecream shop. We loved it! SEE OUR REVIEW|
|Asian Supermarket Circle
||Louvai / Leuven, Asian shop, mainly food. OUR REVIEW|
||Louvain / Leuven, organic shop, part of chain (about 20 stores throughout the region), with several vegan products. OUR REVIEW|
||Louvain / Leuven, vegan shop: food, homemade vegan cheeses (Since 2017, only online shopping). OUR REVIEW|
|tAK – a plant based lifestyle||Marke (nearKortrijk), vegan shop: tAK. Vegan breakfast and lunch to take away. Vegan products, and lovely postcards made by Vanessa. SEE OUR REVIEW|
||Middelburg (Zeeland, NL), Italian icecream shop. Vegan icecream flavours, vegan cookies and pie. SEE OUR REVIEW|
| Kookwinkel Bianca Bonte
||Oostburg (NL), cooking shop. OUR REVIEW|
| Chow Chun
||Ostend / Oostende, Azian supermarket. OUR REVIEW|
|Gelato Maxim||Ostend/Oostende, Icecream bar, some varieties of vegan icecream (vanille, chocolat soy)|
||Ostend / Oostende, organic shop on two locations OUR REVIEWS of the Mordan at the edge of city, and the Mordan in the city center|
||Ostend / Oostende, clothes, shoes, body and care products. OUR REVIEW|
| Un monde Vegan
||Paris (Fr), vegan shop (also webshop). OUR REVIEW|
| VG Pâtisserie
||Paris (Fr), vegan patisserie. Delicious! OUR REVIEW|
| Vegan Mania
||Paris (Fr), Vegan body and care products and cosmetics. Also webshop. OUR REVIEW|
||Poeke, windmill, flours, glutenmeal (to make seitan) and other bakery products. OUR REVIEW
PS: looking for gluten to make seitan? Check out this post on Graswortels
| Biovita Roeselare
||Roeselare, organic shop, many vegan products 3rd shop of Biovita. OUR REVIEW|
| Heavenly Cupcakes
||Rotterdam (NL), vegan patisserie, also small selection of vegan products for sale, see OUR REVIEW|
||The Hague, Den Haag (NL), vegetarian shop, with lots of vegan stuff. Mainly food. OUR REVIEW|
| CLOSED – Zaboer Asian Food, Hoefijzerlaan 6, 8000 Brugge, location
Asian and african products, small shop near ‘t Zand.
SEE OUR BLOG – CLOSED
||Vienna (Austria), vegan shop, part of chain OUR REVIEW
UPDATE Summer 2017: Closed 😦