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Le Homard Rouge

Ketelvest, 9, Ghent, Belgium
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Ranked #32 of 520 Restaurants in Ghent
Cuisines: Seafood
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Reading, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had a lovely meal in this tiny restaurant but there was not much else other than lobster - the clue is in the name! There is no choice of puddings - just the one house pudding. It was all delicious though and a real treat. We'd definitely recommend it and thought it had lots of atmosphere.

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

My husband & I had the set menu for 50€ which consisted of 3 courses (two baby lobsters) and a brûlée for desert. It was really delicious and the wine they recommended was very good too. The restaurant is let down by the slow (though friendly) service; it's nice to relax over a meal, but to wait 45 minutes between... More

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Miesbach, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We went to Le homard rouge to have a nice dinner and did not regret our choice. We chose the 3 course menu with salmon tartar, scallops, a sorbet and 1/2 lobster. Everything was well-prepared, fresh and tasted well. The price was absolutely justified for what you get. It's not haute cuisine but on a high level. Only little downside:... More

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Surrey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

It was an evening in the latter part of September when we chose to dine at Le Homard Rouge. It had turned warm during the day and everyone had chosen to eat out on the terrace overlooking the canal. We decided to do likewise. It really was very pleasant. We chose the Grand Menu which included a lobster each, served... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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354 reviews 354 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

This is our second review of this restaurant. This time, we had chosen the 'Birthday' arrangement for 4 persons at 57 euros (one was free, see www.lehomardrouge.be). The theme was asparagus with lobster. The location, the interior decoration, the food, the music, the wine, the service from the first minute to the last one ... just perfect!

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Netherlands
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204 reviews 204 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

N51°3'16.3" E3°43'27.8" Lobster is their speciality, although they serve fresh fish for those who do not enjoy lobster. But the main reason to eat at Le Homard Rouge is lobster, prepared in many different ways. Staff will explain the differences. We choose Le Petit Menu with a glass of cava and amuse-bouche, beef carpaccio with basil oil and Parmesan chips,... More

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Maldegem, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

Very nice lobster-restaurant that we visited already quite a few times during summer. They have a nice menu with 3 lobster-dishes that I would recommend to everyone ... Not only the food was good but the service is great !!! You can enjoy you meal outside if you want (and if the weather is fine).

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Brussels, Belgium
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94 reviews 94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

I'm a huge fan of lobster, especially European lobster, which has so much meat in parts other than tail and claws (unlike its North American cousin). If you too are a fan, then you'll love Le Homard Rouge. Apart from a few dishes of giant prawns, lobster is all there is. But what a choice! Lobster cooked any which way,... More

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Belgium
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321 reviews 321 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
334 helpful votes 334 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

The best place for classical lobster dishes in Ghent. Expensive!

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Halle, Belgium
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116 reviews 116 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

Really a very good restaurant, nice place, food was delicious. I would recommand it to everybody.

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