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Oudburg 11, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 330 32 83
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 February 2017

It was a nice experience to have lunch in Aspendos, definitely will back again for the chicken and mushroom! :)

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We happened on this place on our first day in Gent. We had a lovely lunch outdoors. The food was excellent, the wine was very good. They were able to make sure my food was gluten free, which I appreciated. I highly recommend this restaurant!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Second time here. The waiter was very welcoming and nice and made sure that we felt good. Since we were the only big group there we got some extra service and a free desert. Order the grilled salmon which was over cooked and dry. Oven potatoes that came with it was ok though.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2014

Very good service and good, reasonably priced food. Good ambience. No need to book out of high season

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Reviewed 17 June 2014

I chose this place since it seemed popular with a lot of turkish families in the restaurant. Affordable prices and authentic rustic turkish dishes. I went with the Güvec with was good and fresh. Friendly staff which speaks english, and offers a english menu aswell.

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Oxford,
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144 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2012

I would rate Aspendos over the other Turkish restaurants nearby. They all sell very similar fare, but this one is in a more interesting street, and you may be able to sit outside as well.

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
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837 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Bad experience here. Was one of the places open late, but here are the drawbacks they don't tell you about. 1. no alcohol. 2. they only take cash. 3. if you eat late, you will get food that is warmed over. It was a poor meal

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Belgium
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72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2012

Nice place, friendly owner (and family?), great food. Turkish cuisine at its finest. Reservation required.

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ghent
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2012

One of the adresses we visit when we have a late appetite, or when we're out with friends, is Aspendos. There is not much to say about it. The restaurant is clean, the food is good and the service is friendly. And the price is correct. They offer a variaty of grilled meats, stews and a dish, that is served... More 

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Reviewed 12 December 2007

very cheap en nice waiter

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Turkish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oudburg 11, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 330 32 83

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