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GILLIS restaurant is a high-class eatery with pure meat in the heart of Ghent, on the High Street 23. With matured beef GILLIS positions itself as first choice meat restaurant in and around Ghent. Are you in Ghent this thursday? Fancy some exceptional meat with the best Italian wine? Visit www.gillisevents.be now and register for our "Sassicaia" Winemaker's Diner.
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Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Steakhouse, Belgian, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews steak fries cheese croquettes side salad tapas great meat high quality meat sunday lunch food was wonderful cooked to perfection main course booked this restaurant service was great nice evening red wine breed tender
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in search of a place for lunch in Gent, but most of those with good reviews were closed on Sunday. It was not looking good for a Sunday lunch in Gent. Until... We found this one, not by chance. We were greeted by...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ryanbS4537KI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finding many of the high-end eateries in Ghent closed on Sunday, and in search of something approximating to our usual celebratory Sunday lunch in spite of it being Lent, and buoyed up by some good internet encouragement, we arrived at the unassuming frontage of Ghillis...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank I1138OZmichaelo
Reviewed February 22, 2019

Me and my husband went to Ghent for a weekend (without kid). We made reservations a week before and I thought this would be a great place cause my husband is a meat-lover. We arrived...it looked nice and cosy...they were friendly...and then we looked at...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AnnelieCarnas
Reviewed January 19, 2019

I was in Ghent to visit a business partner and three of us went for dinner. The steaks were excellent - with specific breeds from Spain, Italy, France, etc. Plenty of good options - with nicely done sauces on the side so one didn't need...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RonFritz
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

If you want beef, this is the place to go...from Spanish to Belgian and Italian to Austrian, they have an amazing mix. The beef was certainly the star with the sides lacking. Salad dressing was too vinegary and fries far too oily and some of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Shelliu
Reviewed December 22, 2018

Sommelier has no clue of the difference between technical competence and politeness to the customer.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank hodira
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Good atmosphere and fantastic staff. The steak was good but not the best I ever tried. The Spanish ham was the best I ate so far in the north of Europe.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank dcarolina77
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Travel for business twice a year to Ghent and always wanted to book a table in this restaurant. The best thing I ever did in Ghent!!! These people know about meat and how to treat it. Just fabulous!!! Will be surely on my wishlist on...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank elrudi
Reviewed September 16, 2018

I recently visited this place for a business dinner, together with two other colleagues. Attracted mainly by the reviews and promising menu. However, it ended up in a big disappointment for all of us. Let's start with the positive points to note; in general the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to this restaurant. First time was in same month of 2015. We choose the selection of 3 types of madurated meet . The wine was a 2017 Syrah from the Chilean winary Matetic

Date of visit: August 2018
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DEAR? It's best that you reserve on our website. kind regards, the GILLIS TEAM
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