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Gruut Stadsbrouwerij

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Address: Grote Huidevettershoek 10, Ghent 9000 , Belgium
Phone Number: 09 233 68 21
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Stew & beer

Good Ghent made beer, if limited selection. 3 people had 1 blond, one Amber, and 1 special. Ate tasty stockerij and vol au vent, with enormous sides of fries. There was a birthday... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 6, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Randomly ran into this place when strolling through Ghent. A bit out of the way, but has pretty good beer.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Good Ghent made beer, if limited selection. 3 people had 1 blond, one Amber, and 1 special. Ate tasty stockerij and vol au vent, with enormous sides of fries. There was a birthday party occupying the whole first floor so we are on a balcony, which was fine. Good pub grub and beer!

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Alhourin el Grande
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Nice brewery with excellent 'gruut' beer. Also nice to have a snack or 'uitsmijter'. You can take a tour through the brewery.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I stopped here on a Sunday, so it was pretty empty, but I'm glad I stumbled on this place. The staff was great, making a couple recommendations for tasting there and a few bottles to take home for later. The indoor space is nicely laid out and stylish. I hope I can return again for more of their delicious brews.

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Thank RunawayCoco
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

What a great place!! Very friendly staff, with a very interesting and enjoyable atmosphere!! Good beer and attractive prices. I did not take the tour, so can't give any opinions on that! But the bar is awesome!!! Totally worth the visit.

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chelmsford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

You can do a tour here followed by a tasting but to be honest there is not very much too look at so I would recommend waiving the tour and going straight to the tastings. For a set price of 6.50 euro you get three quite large samples of any three of the five beers that they produce. There is... More 

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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Try all beers as it gives you the best impression of what their specialty is about. Nice and quite location on the riverside

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

I stopped by in the early afternoon and had a few of their beers. It was a very relaxed atmosphere and I enjoyed sitting by the canal with my beverage in hand. Smaller size beers are available for purchase if you're wanting to try a few more before being carried away by the ABV. The only thing about sitting outside... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We visit the brewery to meet Ariel for a pre arranged beer walk. We arrived early so had a Gruut beer which was pretty nice. Ariel talked us through a few things at the brewery, then we set off on a walk which was about 3 hours long, stopping off at 4-5 bars/cafes on the way. I've never met someone... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Went looking for the brewery after hearing good reviews and was very pleased with the findings. Great little brewery bar by the canal and on an hot day like we had, you can sit out side by the canal. The lady brewer and owner is available for help and advice. You cant get beer and fresher, The bar is less... More 

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