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Du Progres

$$ - $$$French, ,
Korenmarkt 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 225 17 16
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chateaubriand” (38 reviews)
“steak” (182 reviews)
“fries” (81 reviews)
French, Belgian, Dutch, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Korenmarkt 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a very nice meal here - Flemish pork cheek stew was the star here. It was clearly very popular as despite it being a weeknight (and the restaurant next door looked virtually empty) there were no tables available unless we sat outside, which...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my colleagues stayed for a drink after the business trip- the wine was really good and the beer recommendations were excellent. The only imperfection would be it’s on the busy shopping area so scenery not perfect

Thank lidia m
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our group of eight had dinner at Du Progres in mid June, and we found it difficult to think of anything to criticise. The service was friendly and responsive to our (many) odd requests. The food was very good, and this was the lowest price...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this resturant many times in the past ,nice to see the service ,staff and food are just as good as always. Good food reasonable prices considering it is on one of the main squares of Ghent, Tip..try the" dag menu" ...soup and a main...More

Thank kathleendebyser
Du_Pr0gres, Owner at Du Progres, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Kathleendebyser, thank you for writing such a nice review. My team and I we try to give our best each day and it feels nice to our effort is appreciated . kind regards, Johan De Baets

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great steak and spare ribs. House red was excellent too. Silver service inside. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank Joffa22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked and glad we did as it was very busy both inside and out as there was glorious weather. The service we received was excellent. Very attentive without being over so. The menu has lots of choice. We opted for the chateaubriand for 2...More

Thank Melsy1
Du_Pr0gres, Owner at Du Progres, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Melsy1, thank you for taking the time to review us on trip advisor. We appreciate your feedback and will definitely learn from it. We hope to have you again as our guest sometime in the future. Kind regards, Johan De Baets

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are big portions and very tasty food. I ate traditional chicken stew (see the screenshot). It is situated in the city centre. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Andreea M
Du_Pr0gres, Owner at Du Progres, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

dear Andreea M, thank you for the nice review . We are happy that you enjoyed our local dish. hopefully we can have you again as our guest sometime in the future. kind regards, Johan De Baets

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went there after doing some reviews online. I intended to order Flemish butter vegetables but somehow ended up orient the Flemish stew.it was a nice surprise anyway! Super tendered beef and nice flavor of sauce. Service was quite good as well

Thank isidore m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling with a bike and barge tour, had a night on our own for dinner. Du Progres wasn't quite open yet, but the sweet young server took pity on these hot, hungry, tourists and seated us anyway in the lovely air conditioned interior for a...More

Thank BetsyFromPike
Du_Pr0gres, Owner at Du Progres, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear BetsyFromPike, thank you for reviewing our restaurant on trip advisor. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed our food aswel as our beers. We will definitely let Sven know his service was much appreciated . kind regards and hopefully we can have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We'd been here for my birthday a few years ago (reviewed it in May 2014) and decided to come back for my 60th as we really like Gent. I'm not one for fuss, but my wife had told them about the birthday and they played...More

Thank Carrickfergus_J
Du_Pr0gres, Owner at Du Progres, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Carrickfergus_J, thank you for the kind words en we are verry happy you and your wife enjoyed our restaurant . We hope to see you sometime in de future, kind regards. Johan De Baets

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korenmarkt 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 225 17 16
  • E-mail
Restaurant Du Progres is a real family restaurant. Nowadays, the third generation of the family De Baets commits to giving their clientele the best value for money. The restaurant serves unadulterated Belgian classics and is famous for its mashed potatoes, honest tastes and the unsurpassed price/quality ratio. We accept: visa, mastercard, amex, bancontact, sodexocard, Monizze
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