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Etablissement Max

Goudenleeuwplein 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 223 97 31
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible23%
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Belgian, Cafe, European
$$ - $$$
Goudenleeuwplein 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Gauffres are not even proper Belgian ones Service is poor : only place where you get the bill at your table before your order!! Prices are outrageous!

Thank J9872NJolivierb
Reviewed 28 December 2017

What is supposed to be a familial experience of eating the best waffles turned out into a very frustrating experience - to Neve endure again! The Price versus Quality is horrible - worst Services. It seems that the place has reverse realities - Customers should...More

Thank Lieven L
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We paid 12€ for 2 hot chocolates and had to pay extra to use the toilet. (Arrogant) explanation of the waiter: "If everybody uses the toilet, we have to call the plumber everyday". So first and last time for us.

1  Thank StevenVTH
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The waffle is excellent, it's big and expensive also. No problem it a luxurious tea room ok. But a luxurious tea room, should have fresh mini waffle to go with the coffee and not dried old ones (at 6 euros the drink, it's not too...More

Thank cecilou2015
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Visited twice during our visit for coffee and waffles.Lovely old fashioned tea room vibe that gets very busy,so be prepared to queue.Unlike other reviewers,we had no trouble with the service.Great place to re-fuel.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I couldnt speak dutch and was asking in english to the male server a question about the menu. Before I could even finished talking, he walked away! Initially i thought he misunderstood me, so i waited for him to be available before gesturing to him...More

Thank Alice_slho
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were told by locals that this place had great waffles so we happily checked it out - not sure we'd have done so if we'd have looked at the reviews here beforehand! As it transpired we were quite happy with our experience. We're no...More

Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 14 September 2017

A friend from Ghent told us we had to come here for their waffles. They were so delicious, just the right amount of crunch and dough. I had strawberry and my friends had powdered sugar and butter. Very decent price.

Thank aholmin
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had just arrived by coach and on a warm morning a cold beer was very welcome. This is located close to the cathedral to one side of the market and is one of the oldest buildings in Ghent, both outside and certainly inside. There...More

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Thank pepsipie
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to taste a Waffle and we looked at the internet : Fritz was very good scored, Max was not, although we found some inputs about its historical waffles. Fritz was closed, so we went to Max. You are right, it is expensive and...More

Thank Carles M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Cafe, European
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Goudenleeuwplein 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 223 97 31
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