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A Food Affair

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Hoogstraat 58, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 224 18 05
Mon - Fri 18:00 - 21:30
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Hasselt, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Cozy interior and a very friendly service. Slightly more expensive ! Much higher taste level ! To lick your thumbs and fingers to the last crumb. This was a true delight. We can not stress enough, this is a must do! (Although, slightly expensive !) Try the Thai beef salade !!!

1 Thank Toschicola
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Brought to you by a Belgian couple ! And more: this is in my opinion one of the best restaurants in town. I give you one example: the chicken in the red curry (my favorite) is backed and glazed on a barbecue before it is served. It is rather spicy, so inform yourself for the not spicy dishes, even if... More 

Thank TomH_Ghent
Ghent, Belgium
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Good Asian food, friendly waiters, refined menu, worth the price. Try the wine, a bit more expensive but really tasty!

Thank SachaGobeyn
Antwerp, Belgium
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

If you enjoy asian food this place of a must eat in Ghent. The sitting is nice and jovial and approachable for all!

1 Thank ruudsmets
Evergem, Belgium
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465 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Reading all the good reviews i wanted to try this restaurant and i have to say the good reviews are true, the other reviews i dont understand. I didnt make reservation, never do and i know its a bad habbit, but Ellen checked the list right away and arranged i could enjoy dinner. The food...honest, tasty and delicious. The flavours... More 

1 Thank HugoColle
Ghent, Belgium
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

i loved the fine dining experience in this restaurant. Very friendly people and superb food!we come back

Thank mairiim
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Delicious fusion food prepared from qualitative ingredients and served by a kind and openminded couple (Ellen and Laurent). A must for every couple!

1 Thank Simon T
Ghent, Belgium
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Great food prepared by chef Laurent ( man of the house and owner) with high quality ingredients. The menu frequently changes and is always delicious! Highly recomendable !

Thank Annabelg902
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229 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

inspiring Asian menu with some European notes (especially for the dessert) in an cozy venue. Good for relaxing and enjoy a nice evening.

Thank Laura M
Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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141 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

I found this nice restaurant through tripadvisor :) It is small and cosey. The interior is tasteful. And what about the food? Yummy!! I ordered a dish of curry with king prawns. Very well done kitchen! It was spicey but not over the top, the flavoring with herbs was really nice. Ad the friendly staff and the open kitchen... Our... More 

Thank LLeonieke

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$53
Asian, Thai
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoogstraat 58, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 224 18 05

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