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) #22 of 737 Restaurants in Ghent $$ - $$$ French, , Seafood
Schuurkenstraat 4, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 223 55 55
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (42 reviews)
“steak” (41 reviews)
“salmon” (13 reviews)
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French, Belgian, Seafood, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Schuurkenstraat 4, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Restaurant was proposed by a friend who lived in Ghent for a few years as a hidden gem at the heart of Ghent. Went on a sunny Monday in June 2017 without a reservation early afternoon. Found easily a table. Friendly and professional staff. Very...More

Thank Spyros P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Pakhuis is tucked away just off Schuurkenstraat in the historical part of Ghent. Although I was told the interior is really nice my friends and I were seated outside on the decked area. We had plenty of room and in the early evening we...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Try the oysters because they are delicious and the very special Poulet de Bresse (check ferme-le-devant) and their own beer. You won't find better. There is alas a but. The restaurant is beautiful, trendy, cosy and personnel very friendly but acoustics are lousy. If you...More

Thank atlantida16
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband loved his starter and main dish, so he would have put a 5 stars. For my part, I would have put only a 3 stars for different reasons: - when you go for an expensive restaurant, you expect more than 3 (yes, 3)...More

Thank Claire-Alan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our party of 4 arrived here at about 9.00pm, Although we did not book, and it was a Friday night, we were told a table would be available in about 20-25 minutes. Most people were eating at the outside tables as it was hot evening,...More

Thank Angela F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is cooked to perfection and the size of the dish is good price maybe a bit to expensive for me but good atmosphere and brilliant service

Thank Reinaldo V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant in an old brewery with very good food. Very centric. Try the three chocolate mousse. Delicious

Thank Cristina S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on a busy Sunday night, and had a drink in the pleasant outdoor seating area while we waited. The restaurant itself is large, but due to the warm evening people were keen to sit outdoors, so we were happy to wait. After about...More

Thank Will S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Pakhuis was recommended by a local, always a very good sign, and we were not disappointed by this beautiful restaurant and the great food they serve. Everything was good: the service, the atmosphere and the food. It’s not cheap but the prices were more...More

Thank maxixe
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

The building itself has a really nice vibe. The Portuguese architect Pinto has given the premises a new lease of life. A unique combination of a 600 m² storage space with specially designed interior elements makes the former warehouse an attractive place to eat. The...More

Thank Crista v
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John W
Best place to be seated?
24 February 2015|
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Response from Hugo C | Reviewed this property |
on the bridge in the middle or by the oyster bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schuurkenstraat 4, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 223 55 55
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