We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

marco polo

Serpentstraat 11, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 225 04 20
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good51%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Serpentstraat 11, Ghent 9000, Belgium
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (80)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought this looked interesting when out exploring during the day so decided to try it for dinner. Recommend you book on a Friday or Saturday as we were lucky to get a table. Menu isn't very extensive but our choices were excellent. Homemade spaghetti and...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We ordered three pizzas from the menu and a pasta dish from the specials board. The pizzas were superb, thin based and some of the best we have had outside of Italy. The tagliatelle ragu was a huge portion and full of flavour with excellent...More

Thank K A
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had a fabulous night in this cosy restaurant in Gent. The homemade pasta was some of the best I have tried - absolutely delicious. Great aptmosphere and attentive staff. Would recommmend highly.

Thank Saltonstall10
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Delicious food! Surely one of the best Italians in town. Limited choice from mainly vegetarian dishes and some pizza's.

Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Small atmospheric restaurant with good quality food. Don't eat here if you want a quick meal! The pizza and pasta was very tasty. The staff were helpful in describing the dishes in English. Did not accept visa or MasterCard so bring cash.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Well, it was during the festival, everyone and everywhere was busy. We ordered pizza and we were given steak knives. Strange? It was a struggle from the start and eventually we gave up cutting slices and just scraped off the topping. .. the steak knives...More

Thank beechform
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The food was average - what was described as "fresh tomato" with spaghetti was in reality just a bland tomato sauce, but what really put us off was at the end when the staff refused to accept our credit card. No warning of that policy...More

Thank sigmadelta
Reviewed 18 April 2016

A nice selection of dishes with good vegetarian options. Bruschetta with an original layer of mozarella on top, very nice, 8/10. Then rotolo, a roll out of the oven with pasta vegetables and abundant, heavenly spiced tomato sauce, 9/10. My partner ate spaghetti al "roodbaars",...More

Thank Frederik S
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Delicious food, lovely service and nice atmosphere. I will definitely visit again soon as I was charmed by this little place and everything I tried was yummy!

Thank Nikolas M
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I'm an italian living in Ghent, and to discover such an homemade way to cook reminds me more of an italian family than of a restaurant. Ok, the menu is not so extensive, but the quality of the food is just excellent. Homemade bread, homemade...More

1  Thank StessoGent
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
De Rave
165 reviews
.06 km away
Cassis
194 reviews
.11 km away
Le Bal Infernal - Used Book Cafe
22 reviews
.04 km away
Brasserie Keizershof
181 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
The House of Alijn
306 reviews
.20 km away
Vrijdagmarkt
199 reviews
.09 km away
Kraanlei
126 reviews
.19 km away
Graffiti Street
246 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from marco polo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Serpentstraat 11, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 225 04 20
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing