We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Hoogstraat 36 | 9000 Bélgica, Ghent, Belgium
0800-891-3841
Improve this listing
Ranked #56 of 533 Restaurants in Ghent
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Restaurant Lof is part of the Sandton Hotel Gent.

Hotels travelers are raving about...

Write a Review

76 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    30
    33
    8
    1
    4
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Ghent, Belgium
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

A modern cuisine, offering Value for money. Suggested lunch is good choice. Appetizer and drink before lunch is possible in saloon. During filmfestival one can enjoy live music.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vinkeveen, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Undoubtedly good kitchen, but they pretend more than they can deliver. Cluttered and loud too colorful decor.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, England, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Prompt, courteous service and delicious food. Beautiful decor and very large seating area as well as bar area.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Austin, Texas
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Food was very good. We had everything ranging from duck to fish and everyone was thrilled. The dessert was really amazing (champagne mousse with strawberry sorbet - just amazing). I normally do not like hotel restaurants for anything except breakfast, but this place was very good and not unfairly priced. The wine list was weak, but Belgium focuses mostly on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ghent, Belgium
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I went quite unexpected to restaurant 'Lof' in Ghent. But what a surprise: the restaurant is spacious, quiet, light,... The staff was very competent and friendly, but the most important thing: the food was superb. the flavours, the bite, the smell, the presenttaion, everythig was perfect. The price was very good for this quality of food. so so,'t hesitate to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

You already get a culinary orgasm the moment you see your food, thanks to the amazing presentation. This is the ideal restaurant when you're going to celebrate something, seeing as it isn't exactly cheap. But the food is wonderful: small portions, but enough to stop your hunger. This isn't the kind of food you eat loads of: it would ruin... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hyderabad, India
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

A variety of breads and cereals, fruits, and milk products. A very good staff. A bit costly. I have seen that it has latest innovations in foods.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hartford, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

While staying at the attached hotel, I dined at Lof for a convenient dinner my first night. I was a bit hungry after traveling. I only ordered an entrée and I thought the food was very good but the portions were on the small side. Presentation was excellent and flavor was wonderful, I just wish there was more! I would... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We ate here twice whlist staying at the Sandton Reylof, each time the hotel recommendations were spot on for me and my family. The setting is beautiful too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Monterey, California
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

High tea is always fun and this one is located at a beautiful hotel close to the city center. It's also reasonably priced at €19. However, we arrived 6 min early to our reservation and waited 20 mins to be seated despite the fact that our table was ready. There was an hour delay between each course. Which, I don't... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Lof also viewed

Ghent, East Flanders Province
Ghent, East Flanders Province
 
Ghent, East Flanders Province
Ghent, East Flanders Province
 

Been to Lof? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Lof

Address: Hoogstraat 36 | 9000 Bélgica, Ghent, Belgium
Phone Number: 0800-891-3841
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
Cuisine: French

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing