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#51 of 350 Belgian in Ghent
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017, 2019 Winner
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European, Belgian
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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0.4 miles from St. Bavo's Cathedral (Sint-Baafskathedraal)
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Reviewed October 20, 2019 via mobile

We liked this place, relaxed but classy. Food & wine were superb & the service was friendly & efficient.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 6, 2019

We chose the 4 course surprise menu. Al of the courses where original and very tasty. It's highly recommended.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

This place looks rather formal but is actually very relaxed and is clearly popular with locals. We enjoyed the food and the service although it was a little expensive for what we had, given that portions were quite small. Its about 10 minutes walk from...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

I would dare to say it's the best restaurant I visited in the past two years. Obviously when I say 'best' I mean in this price range. The food was delicious, we took surprise menu and we were surprised :). Good portions, so you won't...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Another couple we are traveling with in Belgium and my husband and I had dinner at Faim Fatale, and we were all delighted. We ate outdoors in the garden, which was lovely. Three of us ate the fixed price “surprise menu” of two appetizers, an...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Excellent cozy restaurant just on the edge of city center. Very nice host with a specific style. Surprise menu is always excellent. Delicious honest food and surprising wines at very modest prices, a true Gem in the heart of Ghent.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed May 3, 2018

We stumbled upon this place with just over an hour time left before the show we were going to see in the nearby Capitole was going to start. We explained we were pressed for time and the waiter assured us that they we weren't the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Dinner with a group of collegues. Nice athmosphere, soft music, warm hosting. Delicious surprise dinner menu was nicely presented. Wines were served generous. Lovely dessert and coffee and thea withsweets from the house. Best price to quality ratio in Ghent!

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

There is a daily changing 2 course lunch, so check in advance on their webpage if it is appealing. The lunch includes traditional and non-traditional courses, our starter was clearly Asian inspired. The lunch is very reasonably priced, and service is decently quick and friendly,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Great central location for a business lunch. The food is refined, but with strong flavours (which is good). The property is small only having ten or so tables, which creates a nice intimate atmosphere. Only 4/5 because it took over 20 minutes for dessert to...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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