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The House of Eliott - CLOSED

Jan Breydelstraat 36, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 225 21 28
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Aug 28, 2016
“Great experience - Maison Elza”
Apr 30, 2016
“This restaurant has a different name and concept now”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Belgian, Seafood, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Jan Breydelstraat 36, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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101 - 110 of 146 reviews

Reviewed August 24, 2012

Wonderful experience, tasty and well presented food, attention on the details. Good service, although the restaurant was full and only 2 persons to serve - with a very kind host. One thing to improve: the expresso coffee. A bit expensive, but worths every €. We...More

Thank AnaNeves
Reviewed August 20, 2012

This place is all the things mentioned in other reviews. Strange, but interesting decor. Excellent food, with most of the main courses centred around Lobster in various forms. Unfortunately our dining experienced was ruined by the abysmally slow service. Arrive just before our 7pm booking....More

1  Thank Keith B
Reviewed August 9, 2012

When I spotted this on the menu, I knew we had to visit. One of the quirkier restaurants we’ve visited in Belgium, and that’s saying a lot in this country, they decor is a bit like dining in your crazy Auntie Harriet’s attic. I particularly...More

3  Thank ACMPhoto
Reviewed June 11, 2012

Excellent food and an even better service. Certainly worth paying a visit when you're in Ghent.

2  Thank Ann S
Reviewed June 10, 2012

We chose The House of Eliott because it was number one restaurant on Tripadvisor.... plus we looked at the video and photos on the restaurants website and it looked so unusual and fascinating. Dress was casual/smart casual and its not really a restaurant for children....More

5  Thank TwoSeabirds
Reviewed April 26, 2012

visited this restaurant because my girlfriend loves lobster. We were offered a nice table with river and castle view. The entire restaurant is like a museum, the owner being particularly fond of Coco Channel and her era. We took the Lobster Caroussel, six different preparation...More

1  Thank michel l
Reviewed April 26, 2012

A very special place. A bit like walking into someone elses universe with Freddie's artistic decor and love of antiques. A splendid host in every way, Freddie in his leather apron makes every experience at House of Eliott outstanding. The food is mouthwatering (must love...More

Thank lizabelle1986
Reviewed April 23, 2012

Food, artsy background, soft music, candelight...details of perfection for a great experience and great food!

Thank karenschu
Reviewed April 22, 2012

We had not been here for 4 maybe 5 years - but always wanted to return - we were not disappointed. The atmosphere and surroundings are unique and a good generator of stimulating conversation. Its a small intimate restaurant with all manner of bric a...More

1  Thank dougskeggs
Reviewed April 10, 2012

We recently stayed in Gent for a few days using it as a base to travel belgium. I wanted to plan a good meal for one night i was there for my birthday and everything about house of eliott sounded perfect - cozy place with...More

1  Thank Manc_In_Exile
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$37 - $146
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
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
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jan Breydelstraat 36, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 225 21 28
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