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Karel De Stoute

Vrouwebroerstraat 5 | 9000, Ghent, Belgium
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (2 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
“young chef” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Vrouwebroerstraat 5 | 9000, Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And you’ll be amazed. Very impressive. Can’t say otherwise. We went for tje 5 course meal and were bloewn away. Very good! Nice wines on the side. Great service. What else can you ask for in a beautiful city.

Thank TiBi_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this fancy restaurant and the originality of the cuisine surprised us very much. What they do with poatoes, carrots and root vegetables and fish and seafood are truly amazing.

Thank PBohne-EssenNRW
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We went there following a spur of the moment decision... We wanted to east some good food... You have the choice between a three, four or five course meal. There were four of us and we all opted for the five course meal. We were...More

Thank Arno J
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a very pleasant evening at Karel de Stoute together with my partner. The quality of the ingredients that they use is without any doubt excellent and we were served several dishes with fish. The only combination that was not on our taste was...More

Thank TeoBe
Reviewed 18 September 2017

+ Nice modern and cosy interior + Very friendly hostess and waiting staff + Superb food + Nice wine choice

1  Thank Anke V
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

What a nice place away from the crowded areas in Ghent! And the Chef clearly found his territory: a mix of Classic, Eastern and Modern style cuisine with first class products. Perfect harmony of sweet, sour, salt, spices in every dish. The wine pairing was...More

Thank RonnyRDeinze
Reviewed 1 April 2017

In a previous review I mentioned that they're a bit too expensive but I retract those words. They've moved to a new location (nearby the old one) and have put their prices up a bit. The new restaurant is an improvement, cosy but classy and...More

3  Thank markhebbelinck
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Been here twice and both times they've wowed us. Can't wait to go back again soon. We've eaten at many of the top restaurants in Gent and Karel de Stoute is our new favorite.

Thank flcrowe
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The restaurant is located in a beautiful building. It was nicely restored. We visited the restaurant on a hot summer evening in July. You could sit outside on the patio and just enjoy the peace and quiet. You could also eat outside, but we decided...More

Thank Lijger
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went to eat here thanks to a action called 'jong keukengeweld', witch promotes young people going to 'the better restaurant' by offering a somewhat cheaper menu. Having heard lot's of good reviews we we're happy to go to Karel de Stoute. I must say,...More

Thank Stef H
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16 June 2016|
Response from Gunther D | Reviewed this property |
You will have to contact the restaurant directly, I was the customer that wrote a review!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vrouwebroerstraat 5 | 9000, Ghent, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
Nice young couple recently took it over and made a great little restaurant!
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