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$$ - $$$Steakhouse, ,
Donkersteeg 9, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 225 14 89
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  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Belgian, Dutch, European
$$ - $$$
Donkersteeg 9, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a no thrills restaurant. Honest dishes, friendly and correct service, easy going and classic atmosphere. Excellent stew, and very good wine by the glass. We'll be back!

Thank Marc_Karin
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Hubs and I were on a riverboat cruise from Amsterdam to Brussels and one of our stops was in Ghent. We asked our tour guide around town to recommend a place to eat and he suggested AROMA... it’s very small, so a reservation might be...More

Thank Shelly W
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We were a group of 9 people at the Aroma restaurant monday March 26. (Visiting Ghent staying at the Novotel nearby). The Aroma restaurant has a quiet and varm atmosphere. The main dishes were excellent and the service was very good. We had filet, lamb...More

Thank Trine Lise B
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

We got to this restaurant as it opened as it was a busy time. We found the staff friendly and helpful. The food - we all had steak or mixed grill - was excellent. The steaks were done to our likings. Price was reasonable too....More

Thank PippaGRutland
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I spent one night in Ghent and this meal was the highlight! The steak was delicious and cooked perfectly. It also came with French fries and a salad. We got cheese croquettes to start that were very tasty! The service was prompt,...More

Thank Jen F
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Normally, I am an easygoing person in my relation with food, but this time it was even non-tolerable for me. Very plain and not tasty steak, smelly fries and a terrible pepper sauce shocked me. I couldn’t chew anything, and it took only 25 minutes...More

Thank Kerem K
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Very tasteful food! The fillet mignon is delicious, the atmosphere is romantique and the people are very nice!

Thank Adriana N
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

We found this hidden gem by mistake and had a great evening ! The food was wonderful and the service even better (they had no English menu so the owner explained us all the options).

Thank Keren Y
Reviewed July 16, 2017

I was determined to try Aroma, having read glowing TripAdvisor reviews, and I wasn't disappointed. I was after a good steak and I definitely got that, in the form of a very flavoursome sirloin. The setting was just right for a cosy meal with my...More

1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant after looking at the reviews on TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed, the warm homemade bread and fillet steak were to die for and all at a reasonable price, would definitely recommend!!!

Thank lozzimay
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December 18, 2016|
Response from Hady d | Reviewed this property |
We didn't book in advance and were lucky to get a table. If you don't want to be disappointed you probably better make a reservation. They have a limited number of tables. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Belgian, Dutch, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Donkersteeg 9, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 225 14 89
Incredible, small family-run restaurant.
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