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Vlaanderenstraat 125, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+322250104
Tuesday
Closed
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wed - Sat 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Hungry in the late evening

Th best place for a great steak in the late evening. When everything else is closed and you want a great piece of meat in a nice setting, go there. Open until 1 AM. The people you see there are cool and often 'work' in the neighbourhood and everyone is relax there. You can also spot famous people... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Ghent, Belgium
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Ghent, Belgium
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59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Th best place for a great steak in the late evening. When everything else is closed and you want a great piece of meat in a nice setting, go there. Open until 1 AM. The people you see there are cool and often 'work' in the neighbourhood and everyone is relax there. You can also spot famous people from Ghent... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Do not recommend. We had a bacon and egg burger that came with no buns(not a real burger!), meat patty was bad quality and well overpriced compared to other real burgers in Gent. And a meatball in sauce dish, not really good either. Prices are expensive compared to other brasseries in Gent. Food doesn't even compare. Had to pay to... More 

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Belgium
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342 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 382 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Being customers of the 'old' Martino we have discovered the new version. We've been there four times and except nostalgia we also found very tasty food (the tartar is the best with a 'twist' we ever ate), a pleasant service, nice atmosphere and good wines. Was a classic in Ghent and is one again in the reborn version!

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Ghent, Belgium
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This has been one of my favorite restaurants in Ghent of all my time. Given that I have lived here my whole life (31years) that says something. The nice thing about this place is that it has this cult-vibe... It's known to a lot but not to some... and you get to sit amongst a great variety kind of customers... More 

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Nevele, Belgium
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

A no nonsense place, both owners love their job. Great food, I just adore the cheese friet = hamburger, onions, cheese, salad and fries. I you visit Ghent you have to visit Martino

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Bruges
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed our lovely meals @ Martino ! The staff immediately made us feel at home ! I enjoyed it and I'm sure were planning on visiting Martino again really soon...

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Ghent, Belgium
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Martino is a favorite of mine. The food is delicious -- you have to try their take on a "cheeseburger and the steak tartare is probably the best in Ghent. It's always best to have a reservation if you're coming during peak hours, as the place tends to be quite crowded. Service is excellent and prices reasonable.

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Ghent, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Top interieur, fresh food and verry well served. The cheese egg menu is amazing and unique, they only serve this here! The steaks are always the best and you always feel welkom. Great starter for a pleasend night in a great city ! Try the picante, it is a special kind of steak from an ox. All the pasta's they... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

The kindness of Pascaline and the lovely waiter are already a good reason for coming. Once you've tasted the Steak Tartate façon Martino, you swear to yourself to come back once a month. This place is nicely crowded and you better book a table because it's always full. And we know why. The meat is delicious and today we even... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Where to begin, it's open Wed - Sunday....6pm - 1am....So Sunday night after a long evening at work, we have a reservation for 9pm. We come in..our table was ready...we sit, and after about 10 min our order is taken. We both had the Cheese-BurgerEgg Burger...which isn't an NorthAmerican burger at all...but it is DELICIOUS. I ordered in English, and... More 

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Additional Information about Martino

Address: Vlaanderenstraat 125, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Phone Number: +322250104
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 22 - 44
Cuisine: International

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vlaanderenstraat 125, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +322250104

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 44
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: International
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?