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Gids van Thijs

Uit eten
classic dishes with a twist, now also take away
Baptist
57 Vroonstalledries
classic dishes with a twist, now also take away
very good price/quality, and now also take away
Maxine
1j Botestraat
very good price/quality, and now also take away
original and tasteful dishes, also take away
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Amigo
31 Stapelplein
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original and tasteful dishes, also take away
original tapas
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WOEST
41 Drongensesteenweg
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original tapas
Le midi à Gand
10
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l'apéro d'oc
22 Ajuinlei
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Le midi à Gand
The first summer bar in Ghent, with a nice view (8/6/21-30/10/21)
Gaston rooftop bar & restaurant Gent
The first summer bar in Ghent, with a nice view (8/6/21-30/10/21)
Dough is made with Duvel, tastefull pizza
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Otomat Gent
3 Kleine Vismarkt
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Dough is made with Duvel, tastefull pizza
Original toppings
23
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Eat Love Pizza
10 Ajuinlei
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Original toppings
Simple but good kitchen, open on Sundays
22
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De Walrus
497 Coupure Links
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Simple but good kitchen, open on Sundays
A real brasserie and a nice view
Fou d'O
40 Snepkaai
A real brasserie and a nice view
One year in town, and still bull’s eye
Nonam
1 Sluizekenkaai
One year in town, and still bull’s eye
That’s what we like about Ghent, original wines, beers and tapas Play ground on the square
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De Buffel
19 A Gandastraat
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That’s what we like about Ghent, original wines, beers and tapas Play ground on the square
New in town and like a brasserie should be
Brasserie Wondelgem
168 Evergemsesteenweg
New in town and like a brasserie should be
Only take away, really good thai food
De Lachende Monnik
18 Abdijmolenstraat
Only take away, really good thai food
The best fries of Belgium, so of the world
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De Frietketel
89 Papegaaistraat
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The best fries of Belgium, so of the world
Always good, typical brasserie dishes, the best tartare de boeuf of Flanders
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Restaurant Bar Cafe Theatre
5-7 Schouwburgstraat
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Always good, typical brasserie dishes, the best tartare de boeuf of Flanders
Stylish brasserie, keen on their selection of the ingredients, open on Mondays
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Pakhuis
4 Schuurkenstraat
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Stylish brasserie, keen on their selection of the ingredients, open on Mondays
delicious dishes, fast served, and a lot of original drinks Open on Sunday
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Eetkaffee Multatuli
40 Huidevetterskaai
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delicious dishes, fast served, and a lot of original drinks Open on Sunday
More or less like Multatuli (same owner) open on Sundays
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De Stokerij
2A Tichelrei
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More or less like Multatuli (same owner) open on Sundays
If you want to try Fries, the best of the neighbourghood, and certainly Nancy or Jana are friendly and helpful as always
Frituur nancy
26 Edmond Van Beverenplein
If you want to try Fries, the best of the neighbourghood, and certainly Nancy or Jana are friendly and helpful as always
spicy Canarian tapas, only take away
Tapeo
26 Landbouwersstraat
spicy Canarian tapas, only take away
ok, it is touristic, but the owners are so friendly!
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Godot
8 Hooiaard
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ok, it is touristic, but the owners are so friendly!
chinese take away, fast and generous portions
Happy Garden
61 Botestraat
chinese take away, fast and generous portions
chinese restaurant, also take away, but oh so friendly owner
Silver-city
229 Evergemsesteenweg
chinese restaurant, also take away, but oh so friendly owner
Flemish kitchen, in a cosy style, sunday open
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't Oud Clooster
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Flemish kitchen, in a cosy style, sunday open
Some nostalgy, we use to come here as student, generous portions spaghetti
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De Kastart
42 Onderbergen
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Some nostalgy, we use to come here as student, generous portions spaghetti
small sharing restaurant, top quality, delicious
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Alberte
78 Dendermondsesteenweg
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small sharing restaurant, top quality, delicious
sharing concept restaurant, good price/quality
Commotie
228 Hubert Frere-Orbanlaan
sharing concept restaurant, good price/quality
Here you can combine some special beers with tasty dishes
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Ganzerik
29 Druifstraat
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Here you can combine some special beers with tasty dishes
Real Sicilian kitchen, honest and delicious
12
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Il Mezzogiorno
17 Baudelokaai
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Real Sicilian kitchen, honest and delicious
The 2nd restaurant of Louis after Baptist in Wondelgem, now together with his brother Thomas. Bistro with some classics
Bistro Madeleine
6 Gebroeders Vandeveldestraat
The 2nd restaurant of Louis after Baptist in Wondelgem, now together with his brother Thomas. Bistro with some classics
In a old petrol staion, you’ll find a sharing restaurant with a splendid view on the typical quarrel of a working class neighborhood
SUPERKELLY
2 Drongensesteenweg
In a old petrol staion, you’ll find a sharing restaurant with a splendid view on the typical quarrel of a working class neighborhood
Bezienswaardigheden
small beach and some nice spots to enjoy the sun and awesome street art
Oude Dokken
small beach and some nice spots to enjoy the sun and awesome street art
a popular (mostly runners) but quiet spot to walk
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Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen
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a popular (mostly runners) but quiet spot to walk
Original expositions
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Huis van Alijn
65 Kraanlei
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Original expositions
Ghent has some famous designers
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Design Museum Gent
5 Jan Breydelstraat
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Ghent has some famous designers
Over the edge was a start, just look to the roof
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Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst
1 Jan Hoetplein
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Over the edge was a start, just look to the roof
A middle age castle in the city center
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Gravensteen
11 Sint-Veerleplein
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A middle age castle in the city center
Botellon at the graslei
Graslei
Botellon at the graslei
the last stop for some famous Ghentians
Westerbegraafplaats
the last stop for some famous Ghentians
Iconic Henry Van De Velde tower, pure art nouveau
Boekentoren
9 Rozier
Iconic Henry Van De Velde tower, pure art nouveau
not well known, but European top of its kind
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Museum Dr. Guislain
43 Jozef Guislainstraat
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not well known, but European top of its kind
If you want to learn about Ghent’s yesterday...with a hidden gem
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STAM - Stadsmuseum Gent
2 Godshuizenlaan
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If you want to learn about Ghent’s yesterday...with a hidden gem
relax and enjoy
a huge choice of beers, local brewed or selected from micro breweries around the world, hungry? Try the pizzas, burgers or charcoal bbq
Dok Brewing Company
4B Dok-Noord
a huge choice of beers, local brewed or selected from micro breweries around the world, hungry? Try the pizzas, burgers or charcoal bbq
So much beauty; a real Ghent story, More than a summerbar (3/6/21-30/9/21)
Baracita
2 Familie van Rysselberghedreef
So much beauty; a real Ghent story, More than a summerbar (3/6/21-30/9/21)
nice pop up summer bar thursday-sunday (08/05/21-17/10/21)
GLASFABRIEK
142 Koopvaardijlaan
nice pop up summer bar thursday-sunday (08/05/21-17/10/21)
nice summer and now also winterbar; made of 100% recycled materials (08/05/21-...)
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Bar Bricolage
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nice summer and now also winterbar; made of 100% recycled materials (08/05/21-...)
fairytale summer bar (1/7/21-31/8/21)
Parkkaffee
37 Groenestaakstraat
fairytale summer bar (1/7/21-31/8/21)
pop up nano brewery, original beers
Brouwbar
70a Oudburg
pop up nano brewery, original beers
nice new park in "oude dokken"
Kapitein Zeppospark
36 Houtdoklaan
nice new park in "oude dokken"
a beach in the city
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Blaarmeersen strand
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a beach in the city
a small but nice café with a terrace near a playground
Wondergem
3 Gentseaardeweg
a small but nice café with a terrace near a playground
cool apero bar
Andre
90 Oudburg
cool apero bar
a glass orangery in the middle of the city
Ray
20 Klein Turkije
a glass orangery in the middle of the city
nice wine bar with a good selection of wines and tasty bar bites
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ONA
71 Nederkouter
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nice wine bar with a good selection of wines and tasty bar bites
Just sit back and relax, also take away
Bar Jan Cremer
5 Kramersplein
Just sit back and relax, also take away
Nice spot at the end of the watersportbaan; owner brews his own beer
Kantien
1 Kanodreef
Nice spot at the end of the watersportbaan; owner brews his own beer
Always nice to be here
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Minor Swing Slijterij
56 Ottogracht
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Always nice to be here
A good spot for have a drink and watch people strolling around
Klein Turkije
A good spot for have a drink and watch people strolling around
On the corner with Oudburg and gate to the city center, an ideal spot to start your journey
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Simon Says
8 Sluizeken
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On the corner with Oudburg and gate to the city center, an ideal spot to start your journey
Lovely wines with their antipasti
Parole - Winebar & co
9 Bennesteeg
Lovely wines with their antipasti
Georgian and other non-commercial wines
VINOGRADOFF
15 Ajuinlei
Georgian and other non-commercial wines
The coolest café of Ghent
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Café VenTura
25 Sint-Jacobsnieuwstraat
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The coolest café of Ghent
original wines with a friendly touch
Bacaro
1 Donkersteeg
original wines with a friendly touch
On the Oude Beestenmarkt, small dishes with a drink and a splendid view
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Café Gomez
4 Oude Beestenmarkt
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On the Oude Beestenmarkt, small dishes with a drink and a splendid view
just try the winemachine
Peper
55 Peperstraat
just try the winemachine
The smallest square of Ghent, with the smallest café and a oyster kiosk on weekends
Groentenmarkt
The smallest square of Ghent, with the smallest café and a oyster kiosk on weekends
Sunny terrace with a splendid view on the city’s huzzle buzzle on the crossing old harbour-muide-tolhuis
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Bar Oswald
14 Neuseplein
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Sunny terrace with a splendid view on the city’s huzzle buzzle on the crossing old harbour-muide-tolhuis
Summerbar within a fruitgarden; Good vibes, cool drinks, nice food
Baraboire
3 Beekstraat
Summerbar within a fruitgarden; Good vibes, cool drinks, nice food
Spot within a community, beach/terrace in summer, culture venue rest of the year
Zebrastraat
Spot within a community, beach/terrace in summer, culture venue rest of the year
shopping
if you want some really good wine, selected by 2 very friendly brothers
Wijnwinkel Primitivo
269 Grensstraat
if you want some really good wine, selected by 2 very friendly brothers
if you want to buy flowers on a sunday morning, and smaller market on Saturdays
Kouter
if you want to buy flowers on a sunday morning, and smaller market on Saturdays
Buurten
nice cobbled street full with small eateries and lovely bars
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Oudburg
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nice cobbled street full with small eateries and lovely bars
Old hotspot of the city now translated to a quiet square with some lively hang outs
Oude Beestenmarkt
Old hotspot of the city now translated to a quiet square with some lively hang outs
New! Also localmarket on Saturdays 9-12h. The famous sunday market; very interesting for fruit and vegetables Discover our hipster water tower…
Bloemekenswijk
New! Also localmarket on Saturdays 9-12h. The famous sunday market; very interesting for fruit and vegetables Discover our hipster water tower…
Late night scene of Ghent, but even during the day, it’s a good spot
Vlasmarkt
Late night scene of Ghent, but even during the day, it’s a good spot
entertainment
cool swimming pool with a lot of slides
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LAGO Gent Rozebroeken
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cool swimming pool with a lot of slides
Biggest climbing room of Europe, 3rd biggest of the world
Bleau
20 Zuiderlaan
Biggest climbing room of Europe, 3rd biggest of the world
Biggest skatepark of Belgium
Skatepark Blaarmeersen
Biggest skatepark of Belgium

Stadsadvies

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Gentsche Fieste, 10 days the place on earth to make friends

We have to wait another year, next edition summer 2022 Just let the city guide you
Nuttige zinnen

Nie neute, nie pleuje

It’s a city phrase: don’t complain, don’t give up
Reserveer voordat je gaat

All restaurants, for sure on Friday and Saturday

If not, you have to wait or just take a apero
Vervoersmogelijkheden

The tram, the bus or by bike

Avoid the car in the city center, it's the biggest car-free city center of Europe
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see Ghent from the water

Rent a boat, there are several spots in the city center
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ne vree wijze...

a cool...
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KDB cup

An international football cup, with well known U23 teams, the master himself Kevin De Bruyne, originally from Ghent; is present
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OdeGand

a autumn festival to open the cultural season with focus on classical music up and around the water
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G6ntse zegdaagse (16-21/11/21)

Famous and less famous cyclists are spinning around a square full with fans, flanders cycling at the best
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Light festival Ghent 2021

10-14/11/21: 40+ wunderful light installations scattered around the city center
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walk local@visit Ghent

15 walks in Ghent designed by locals to show their hidden gems
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International Ghent spring regatta (10-11/4/21)

Top of the European rowing teams are coming over to de watersportbaan
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Film Fest Gent

International film festival and world soundtrack awards (12-23/10/21)
Gebruiken en cultuur

E terraske doen

sit back and have a drink outside
Gebruiken en cultuur

Gentse neuzen or cuberdons

Coneshaped sweets filled with a semiliquid sugar sauce, particularly sold at the Groentenmarkt
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RoomeR

A Ghentian aperitif made of elderflower, on the rocks should it be
Gebruiken en cultuur

Belgian beer? Some local beer!

Pils 13 Pony's Arrogante Delirium Tremens
Reizen met kinderen

Child friendly city

The city of Ghent has won for the 2nd time the award for child friendly city and nominated for European Youth city
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City Facades; elected as World’s no 4

By Homedit.com
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Sorry, Not Sorry Street Art

a walk along 100+ street art works, with some masterpieces of Ghentians Bue the Warrior and Roa
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Gent Jazz (8-17/7/21)

world jazz festival
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Omloop Het Nieuwsblad UCI Worldtour (28/02/21)

The first European heat of the cycling World Tour season, they start at the Citadelpark in the city center; you can even touch the pro cyclists
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Podcast walk: 9000 BPM; a journey through techno

I love techno, kozzmozz and 10 days off, all born in Ghent
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Summerbars

Pop-ups all over the place, just pick one or 2, 3...