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GWENOLA PANNEKOEKENHUIS

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Voldersstraat 66, Ghent, Belgium
092243341
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Kanegem, Belgium
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121 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tasty pancakes. There was something special about the taste (typical pancake from Brittany). Renowned pancake house! Friendly staff, reasonable prices.

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Thank GAELLE E
Ghent, Belgium
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can choose out of two locations, but you always get a friendly service and a large, tastfull pancake. There are savoury and sweet pancakes, that is the easy part. The next bit is trickier choosing from a wide variety of fillings. I always take sweet with butter and dark brown sugar. That 's not a bit of butter or... More 

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Thank lannau
Ghent, Belgium
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53 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Nice inside a touch of Brittany inside lots of photos of women in the national costume of Brittany and some Quimper pottery hanging on the walls. and very nice Breton pancakes to eat with coffee or tea or soft drinks or beer. I am Welsh and a Celt like the people of Brittany are. I recommend the pancake house

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Thank gentenaar2013
Ghent, Belgium
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Very friendly staff and homely feeling with great pancakes. Choices for sweet pancakes or more dinner styled. Or my favorite the melange of the two.

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Thank FrederikBelgium
Chengdu, China
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115 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We have heard about this pancake house, very famous, authentic and known for its traditional pancakes. When we decided to go inside, it looked well filled up. That is always a good sign. Style of this restaurant is old fashioned but it works. I wouldn't have wanted it any other way. Prices were reasonable. They have a wide selection and... More 

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Thank holidaycoco
Philadelphia, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This place has been in business for over 50 years. It serves sweet and savory crepes. The one I had (the house specialty "panache" with ham, cheese, and an egg sunny side up) was a full and tasty meal. After I was done, my plate glistened with butter residue, as is intended in this old school eatery. Several of the... More 

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Thank Christophe V
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend visited this nice cafe in Ghent city center and enjoyed two delicious pancackes. What a way to start the day. We'll go back someday and try also the salty pancackes!

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Thank Josu U
belgium
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This pancake house is an institution in Ghent run by the same family over several generations. The cafe is rustic, old style and again with wooden tables and chairs. Don't let its austere interiors put you off. There is an exhaustive variety of pancakes, served just how the Belgians eat theirs. Try their pancake with butter and brown sugar. The... More 

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New York City, New York
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119 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

If you've never had Breton pancakes you haven't lived. Gwenola serves these delicious thin (but large) pancakes in all sorts of sweet and savory combinations. As simple as brown sugar and butter. (Butter is a must), And as extravagent as ham/cheese/spinach with a friend egg on top. Definitely have a savory and then split a sweet with your friend. The... More 

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Sandnes, Norway
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93 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Serving only pancakes with different fillings the GWENOLA PANNEKOEKENHUIS is a great place to discover regional food and tastes. Also when traveling with kids it is a highly recommendable option since everybody in the family will most likely find a dish to his taste. The restaurant seems to operated by a family who, together with some staff, serve pancakes as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Voldersstraat 66, Ghent, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: 092243341
Description
nice PANNEKOEKENHUIS doing sweet and savoury pancakes

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?