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This place is perhaps the very definition of a real, old school "local bar". The place is tiny and... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2016
Frederik D
Kruishoutem, Belgium
Eccentricity with beer

This isn't for everyone. A tiny bar tucked away down a side street with no signs to tell you if you... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2014
Oldham, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible18%
Aug 18, 2018
“Unique little bar in the heart of historic Ghent”
May 22, 2016
“Major scam”
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

If you are adventurous and open-minded : you must go there and have a beer with the owner. Great storyteller experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lupitateresa
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

The owner charges 6 euros for a cheap beer or a soda served in a very dirty glass. His place is extremely unhygienic. Stay away!

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank karelmestdagh
Reviewed March 12, 2016

This place is perhaps the very definition of a real, old school "local bar". The place is tiny and mostly filled with junk - you're kept discovering every minute you're inside. The owner, Lieven, who seemingly was wearing his pyjama pants, has some superb beers...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Frederik D
Reviewed June 14, 2015

This used to be a bar, but it got closed down since it no longer complies with regulations. Now, the owner welcomes anyone in his home to drink whatever beer he can get hold on (there is but one choice). Please don't bother visiting. His...More

Date of experience: February 2015
3  Thank Pieterjan V
Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

This virtual hole in the wall is a must if you like to leave the beaten path. There are four seats left in this "tavern" which is really an old man inviting friends to his "home" for a drink. Might not be the best beer,...More

Thank Skye C
Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were first introduced to this bar years ago while being taken round Ghent by a local. At that time you could get near the back of the bar! As the years have gone by space inside has decreased. The incredibly eccentric owner is a...More

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank SarahC0805
Reviewed June 23, 2014

This isn't for everyone. A tiny bar tucked away down a side street with no signs to tell you if you are in the right place. The owner served us up a plastic glass of warm, mediocre beer and sat us at a table surrounded...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank libraryhelen
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