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Allegro Moderato

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Korenlei 7, Ghent 9000, Belgium
09 2332332
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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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
romantic quit and good food

i went with 4 friends on easter evening we made a reservation make sure you do before you go there. very nice place, candles on all tables a bight of lighting - romantic atmosphere. they took our coats and seated us nicely. i ordered the tuna felet with confit and Rossini sauce it was the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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Jerusalem, Israel
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Jerusalem, Israel
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

i went with 4 friends on easter evening we made a reservation make sure you do before you go there. very nice place, candles on all tables a bight of lighting - romantic atmosphere. they took our coats and seated us nicely. i ordered the tuna felet with confit and Rossini sauce it was the best tuna i ever had... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We ate at this restaurant during a short break in Ghent. The weather was superb, so the outside tables were heaving, but nonetheless the service was efficient, friendly, polite and first rate. The lunch time set menu was tremendous value for money, especially when you consider the quality of the food. Of the four places at which we had meals... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We had an excellent lunch together with our friends in this beautifully decorated historic house. Service was very friendly and helpful. If you have the occasion, this is really a very good choice, and the low price is hiding the high standard!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The food was beautifully cooked and prepared,and accompanied by fairly quiet operatic music in the background. We arrived on a cold night, so I don't know if you can sit outside to take in the wonderful view over the river, but we had a window seat so were lucky. The staff went out of their way to make us feel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We were visiting Ghent for the first time & used Trip Advisor to select this restaurant. Everything about our visit was very special. The restaurant itself is beautiful & the photos do not do it justice. The menu selection was exciting & we were not disappointed when our food arrived. Two of our party are coeliac but this was no... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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78 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The restaurant of our choice was fully booked, so we made a reservation at Allegro Moderato based on the good reviews on Tripadvisor. Allegro Moderato must have had an absolute off-day or our expectations for an evening filled with fine cuisine were too high. The food: 5 course degustation menu. The first course came very quickly: poached duck liver with... More 

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Deal, kent
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I've just come back from a wonderful four night stay in Ghent. We dined in some excellent restaurants however this was by far the grandest & I'm not just talking about the building itself which is truly magnificent, right on the canals edge with beautiful views day and night. The food was delicious with a great menu. The staff were... More 

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Mons
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80 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Came here a couple years ago for my birthday and it was incredible. Did another overnight in Ghent and decided to try it again, this time with my 9yr son. They have a very small, expensive menu and no kids' menu or portions, so I don't recommend taking your children unless they're up for some interesting and excellent food. The... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Class interior, friendly correct service and stll one of the best classic chefs in town, still after couple of decades

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Prague
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Location and service are exquisite. Get a window seat if you can and look out onto one of the loveliest old cityscapes in Europe. Food was terrific, although I wasn't so sure about the scallop carpaccio. But then, I think I may be going off carpaccio altogether. The wine was marvellous and the service - always so important - was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Korenlei 7, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: 09 2332332

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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