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$$ - $$$
Belgian, Dutch, European, International
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Emile Braunplein 1, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 225 68 86
11:30 - 23:00
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Fri - Tue 11:30 - 23:00
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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859 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 399 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for a coffee. The coffee was delicious and served with a small Chocolate Muffin and a tiny Easter Egg. The cost was €6.40. The two members of staff were friendly, efficient and spoke fluent English. My wife visited the ladies and said that they were spotless, so much so that she told the staff!

Thank Kevin F
Level Contributor
38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat breakfast when we spotted their board for waffles. The place is cozy but expensive. However, the waffles are worth every penny as it's the best waffles you can ever find. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Anwesa C
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We were very hungry and looking for a good place to eat in the Ghent city center, found this on trip advisor and stepped in.... this is a very proper, sit down and eat place. After getting over the initial hesitation, the staff quickly showed us to a table and the owner came over for a little chat - he... More 

Thank Avinesh S
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Service was great, portions are big and worth the money. If you want a light lunch you could share. We tried two of the local specialties (beef and rabbit stews) which were delicious. Our only regret is that we didn't have space for the waffles which looked amazing and we had to watch other people enjoying them. We may go... More 

Thank Erica C
McCaysville, Georgia
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We stopped by on a cold, wet December day in the early afternoon and was greeted by warm, friendly staff. We were seated promptly and then proceeded to enjoy some great coffee and pie. We would have stayed for dinner if the time had allowed. Just a great time. Would go back again!

Thank David7478
Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Great location with the lightest, most delicate waffles ever experienced. We kept coming back for more.

Thank leoharney
West Lafayette, Indiana
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50 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My friend and I were looking for a place for dinner and without reservation during Christmas season that is almost impossible. After getting turned down at a couple of places without the options of leaving our names so that we can come back later, Passion was showed that service and warmth still exist in Ghent. Passion's service is great! Warm... More 

Thank julianatay
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We had a quick lunch after a sightseeing tour of the city. I have finally tasted the typical dish called "waterzooi" a kind of soup with vegetables and chicken. I found it was delicious and the price was not expensive! The waitress came to offer an additional portion of soup, but the first portion was enough satisfying!

Thank Paolina1980
1 review
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I'm a local and I when I visit this place I mostly go for the beef stew as I believe this place has the best Ghent's beef stew in the centre. Additionally, it's very cosy to sit there, price/quality ratio is excellent and the service is really pleasant as well.

Thank Jeroen M
Nicosia, Cyprus
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Beautiful and impeccable room. Fine white linen and comfortable chairs. Perfect service. Had the most beautiful hot chocolate and the most deliciously, smooth chocolaty pancake that blended so well with the ice cream ball. Overall perfect!

Thank geosavv

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, Dutch, European, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emile Braunplein 1, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 225 68 86
friendly welcome and worth trying out the Flemish dishes. Reasonable value.

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