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De Gouden Klok

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French, Belgian, European
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Koning Albertlaan 31, Ghent, Belgium
092229900
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
la cuisine classique

a beautiful house, built a century ago where an Italian chef prepares delicious food of top quality according to the classical rules of French and Italian cuisine. A limited menu but completed with a large choice of possibilities depending on the market and the season. Very nice choice of wines

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 5, 2015
dierik
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Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

a beautiful house, built a century ago where an Italian chef prepares delicious food of top quality according to the classical rules of French and Italian cuisine. A limited menu but completed with a large choice of possibilities depending on the market and the season. Very nice choice of wines

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London
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

I am so pleased I didn't really research De Gouden Klok before going. I've had the privilege to dine in some special places in Ghent (Flemish cuisine is a well-kept secret!) yet everything about this place was surprising. Quirky yet without gimmicks - a perfect showcase for what the chef does best. Outstanding wine list too. I cannot wait to... More 

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Thank AllegraLondon
Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

One of the table guests told us "you can really surprise a natural born Ghent-inhabitant with this restaurant". That summarizes this excellent restaurant. Run by an Italian chef, you do not look at you menu card, you just ask the chef what he recommends. Agree with his suggestions and you will be overloaded with magnificent courses. His specialty is duck... More 

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Deinze, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

An amazing restaurant, with an ideal location easy to reach nearby Gent sint-Pieters station, has its own parking, and a breath taking Garding. The food the service will add to your memory an unforgetable experience, that is the reason that I keep comming to the Gouden Klok often.

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Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

One of the last old fashioned classical restaurants in Ghent.

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Nova Scotia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2011

Even if the food without the great food, this restaurant would be worth the trip.The food is well prepared and beautifully presented and the service excellent. The menu includes seafood such as salmon and lobster. The inside of the building is extraordinary, with hand painted tile walls, white linens, dark wood and soft lighting. There is also a quiet garden... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Koning Albertlaan 31, Ghent, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: 092229900

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 74 - 147
  • Cuisine: French, Belgian, European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings, Romantic

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?