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Gentse Gruut Stadsbrouwerij

Grote Huidevettershoek 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 233 68 21
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Wonderful brewery and bar, terrific visit

If you have an interest in beer and brewing this place is a must, if you like a beer in a quirky... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2017
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Don't bother

This is essentially a visitor centre. Gentse Gruut brew small batches of beer on site to enable... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2016
London, United Kingdom
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Grote Huidevettershoek 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 233 68 21

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Reviewed January 3, 2017

If you have an interest in beer and brewing this place is a must, if you like a beer in a quirky, fascinating bar, then this place is a must! I was part of a party of 15 who loved the place, the beer and...More

Thank aledrinker
Reviewed December 10, 2016

This is essentially a visitor centre. Gentse Gruut brew small batches of beer on site to enable visitors to see a working brewery, but it's pilot kit size and the bulk of their output is manufactured elsewhere. We tried a tasting flight and were unimpressed....More

3  Thank mogadishu
Reviewed December 2, 2016

You can get a flight of 4 non-hopped beers here + 1 hopped beer. I was very appreciative of the non-hopped - the beer is flavored with herbs. I enjoyed the beer – very much so – it was different (which is always good). If...More

Thank VATLC23
Reviewed November 5, 2016

First of all: if you have any decent knowledge of beer brewing you will see this is a pure tourist trap: the beer hasn't been made there all tho they like to think you are stupid and will believe it. The staff is very unexperienced...More

1  Thank fb644300885
Reviewed November 5, 2016

One of the few real tourist traps in Ghent. A shame. The beer is not brewed there, but they try to give you the impression they do..all tho anyone with a bit of decent knowledge of beer knows it's not possible it's made there. It's...More

1  Thank fb644300885
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We were recommended this place by friends whilst attending the music festival. The interior is a bit rustic with a few tables and chairs inside and seating outside. The brewery uses herbs and spices instead of hops. I tried 4 of the five beers available...More

1  Thank BobG1951
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Pop into the bar, or later sit outside. Five very good beers on offer, all fantastic, good honest Belgium beers. Wit, Blonde, Bruin, Amber, Inferno. All great.

Thank Doug T
Reviewed July 3, 2016

Local brewery in an industrial space next to the Baudelo-Park. Very cool interior - I heard they moved here from near Gravensteen a few weeks ago. The beer is nothing to write home about (and you can go to any bar and get better ones...More

Thank Tyler W
Reviewed June 23, 2016

The one and only in Belgium. A unique flavour in a comfortable setting. Have a sampling and chat about the beers.

1  Thank marekw
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Recently moved to a new location (Rembert Dodoensdreef) and still a bit rustic, this place feels really comfortable. No real tour but the staff is more than happy to share information about the beer they make which is after an old non-hops recipe using herbs...More

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