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Cataloniestraat 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 223 30 40
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
1 Sep 2013
“C-Jean has Gone”
25 Feb 2013
“"Best restaurant in Ghent" is no more”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Cataloniestraat 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2013

Regret this restaurant has turned itself into a charcuterie so no longer there to provide a valid review.

Thank BSaffery
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Unfortunately the owners have decided to pursue other interests and this restaurant has closed doors in February. I will need to chose another "best restaurant in Ghent"....

1  Thank Maximu5
Reviewed 16 January 2013

A very nondescript building, with no sign whatsoever on the front, hides one of the best restaurants in my recent experience. We had lunch on a Saturday, and we were a bit short of time so we went à la carte, with an entrée and...More

Thank Travel_Jan95
Reviewed 27 December 2012

We took visiting relatives to C-Jean on Boxing Day for the 35 Euros lunch offer. This is a great deal for a Michelin starred restaurant. The non-meat option - a pollock dish - was perfectly succulent and flakey. The wine list includes traditional options and...More

Thank KashaH
Reviewed 7 December 2012

It was a long time since we went to this restaurant. In the meantime there was a change of chef, so we were curious about the kitchen's level. We were delighted about the mix of fresh ingredients, well presented, good service and a good wine....More

Thank fvanvlem
Reviewed 3 November 2012

the food is absolutely wonderfull , excellent mix of local products and vegetables , fruit , etc .... I have been here 6 times the last 2 years and every visit was wort it - a lot!

Thank at100miglia
Reviewed 14 October 2012

We had dinner here with friends in October 2012. Small, intimate restaurant with a contemporary style (wood, concrete, white, inox) and good lighting. Service was swift and friendly throughout the evening. Complex champagne by the glass (Tarlant), a rather limited wine-list but with good choices...More

1  Thank tripcat900
Reviewed 30 August 2012

It's difficult to rate this restaurant's quality as it was serving some excellent creations, but mixing it with slightly less successful choices. And serving cultured sea bream fillets (although excellently prepared) as red mullet without notice is absolutely not done in a place like this....More

Thank Wasp_Be
Reviewed 21 August 2012

My wife and I had the set lunch. An absolute delight, fantastic and attentive service from start to finish. Although the menus are available in English, they are minimalist and only list the central item of the dish. But you won't care, because all of...More

Thank Smooth_Sluggo
Reviewed 9 July 2012

I beleive that this is one of the best restaurants in Ghent, very bland exterior, looks like a shop and the C-Jean sign is hard to make out on the front door in the daytime. We went on a Friday night having booked a few...More

2  Thank Donkey3653
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$39 - US$154
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cataloniestraat 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 223 30 40
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