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Brasserie Agrea

#3 of 15 Dessert in Ghent
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Belgian, European, French, Cafe
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Sint-Baafsplein 44, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 233 85 00
Today
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very friendly, cozy cafe right in the heart of the city with multiple menus in various languages. We came for breakfast, had waffles, of course, and they were lovely as was the coffee.

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Thank hma225
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place for a quick stop. Staff is friendly, delicious gluhwein. Took a sandwich, bread was pretty delicious, same for filling. But I wish they put some more ingredients.

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Thank Homerius
Oosterzele, Belgium
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Welcome was correct from the lady of the house, a bit less from the husband. Music was TOO LOUD and I asked to reduce the volume so that we could talk normally to each other and this was done by the lady. Music should be background and not "noise polluting"! We first received a glass of Cava(bubbles) then an orange... More 

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Thank b737bbj2016
Zonnebeke, Belgium
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

Agrea is a very nice brasserie on the Sint Baafs which is really the city center of Gent.. you can't be any closer. The waiteress, Rita, is a lovely person: she speaks fluent French, English, Spanish.. very helpfull!! Don't hesitate and drop by!!

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Thank Sinxx2015
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

This little place is absolutely perfect with delicious food - I enjoyed it so much I went back the following day. On my first morning in Ghent I went out on a mission to find waffles for breakfast. Much to my dismay I discovered that here they are considered much more of a breakfast food, and couldn't find anywhere willing... More 

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Thank emmarenee14
Beirut, Lebanon
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

the place serves great food, it has an excellent location and the owners are so helpful.try they're omelette.

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Thank Mickelange
Trondheim, Norway
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114 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Great location in the middle of the city, has a nicer look and feel to it, but frequented by all kinds of people, it seems. Both young and old couples as well as families stopped by while we were there. Ordered waffles with fruits, both very much to our liking. The waffle crisp, light and tasty, different fruits fresh and... More 

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Thank plmhns
Reno, Nevada
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

You would think it would be easy to find Waffles in Ghent, however beware, waffles are generally considered an afternoon snack and not a breakfast food. As a result, it seems that most places in Ghent don't serve waffles until, at the earliest 11AM with many not serving them until 2PM. With 2 children aged 10 and 13 hell bent... More 

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Thank Billxma
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Lovely homemade broccoli soup here. Great service. Very friendly staff. Happy to help and had a good chat

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Thank Jellybeansalad
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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315 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

we decided to have a quick waffle where we ordered one with strawberries and whipped cream; i guess jt was a mistake since the waffle came too crispy and it was good to the whipped creme was there to make it softer; the down part of the experience is that they charged is for extra €1.2 for the extra cutlery,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, European, French, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Baafsplein 44, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 233 85 00

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?