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La Provence

) #60 of 741 Restaurants in Ghent $$ - $$$ , European, French
Nieuwebosstraat 1, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 223 37 74
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
6:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Belgian, European, French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Nieuwebosstraat 1, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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11 - 20 of 36 reviews

Reviewed February 2, 2016

If you're a tourist in Ghent and you stay within the tourist areas, you're probably never going to visit this restaurant. It's at the "Saint-Anna" roundabout and as such it's an easy ten to fifteen minute walk from the city center proper. However, it's location...More

Thank PurplishCat
Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is housed in a hotel which is a 20 minute walk away from the centre of Ghent or an €8.00 taxi ride. The restaurant is in a very nice period room. The standard menu was printed and there were also a number of...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
olivierdG2241SJO, Eigenaar at La Provence, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2015

Dear, Thank you for the review and the visit to our restaurant. I would like to say that pheasant "Brabançonne" is a Flemish dish with chicory, sprouts and potatoes croquettes, it is not quite abnormal that this are the side dishes. Still, I am glad...More

Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

This place is very fancy and cosy. You can have this experience for a great price when you order the monthly menu (28,9€). The food was great and the portions are perfect. Overall it is a great place to relax and have a perfect dinner.

Thank Tim R
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Heard all the great reviews and was really looking forward to the meal. Ordered the 3 course surprise meal, had tuna for starter which was tasty but my partner found it too salty. The main was disappointing, fish stew. We were looking forward to some...More

Thank Victoria G
olivierdG2241SJO, Eigenaar at La Provence, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2015

Hi, Sorry to hear that you are slightly disappointed in the surprise menu of 3 courses. It is an surprise menu so that means you follow the chef's choice ... It's a bit pity to say that you wanted something else ... If you say...More

Reviewed August 24, 2015

A nice Summer evening. The setting is pleasant, the tables outside far enough from each other to allow private conversation. When we arrived (8:20 PM or so ), they had run out of the daily menu offering. A pity. The main dishes we then had...More

Thank NathalieandJean
Reviewed August 19, 2015

Just off Saint Anna's church, near the South quarter of Ghent, this is a pleasant and elegantly furnished restaurant serving a variety of quality food and adequate wine at honest prices. The portions were not stingy and the service was seamless. Perfection not being of...More

Thank BDManding
Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

Very good service, Food and wine! We were with Six, All different mains and All Very good. Beautiful building and terrace. It's a really Very good recommendation. You All have to come here. My dad is a Very difficult Person in baked maet and his...More

Thank David V
olivierdG2241SJO, Manager at La Provence, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2015

Hi, Thanks for the best ever review ! :)

Reviewed August 16, 2015

La Provence is a very good restaurant located in a beautiful old town house. We had the BBQ at EUR which was really a treat: half a lobster, followed by blanc-blue steak and chocolate mousse. Cooked to perfection which isn't easy ona BBQ. very good...More

1  Thank pverwilt
olivierdG2241SJO, Manager at La Provence, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2015

Hi, Thanks for the beautifull words! We hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed July 30, 2015

Amazing food! Need i say more? I have been hearing how good La Provence is for a long time but only recently managed to visit. My mother-in-law and her boyfriend were visiting from the US and they are quite conservative with food so we decided...More

Thank Tijs V
Reviewed July 23, 2015

near the centre of Ghent, close to the St Anna church, you find LA PROVENCE. Located in a 19th century house, with a lovely terrass. Good value for your money. Perfect service and nice food.

Thank bamiGent
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $40
Belgian, European, French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nieuwebosstraat 1, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 223 37 74
  • E-mail
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