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Il Folletto

Drabstraat 30, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 234 32 85
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (23 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (3 reviews)
“veal” (3 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
18:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Drabstraat 30, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lasagna was fantastic. Penne with sausage and cream was equally awesome. Don't miss this place in Ghent.

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We were very happy with our dinner at Il Folletto last week and felt we'd found a hidden treasure. The interior is cozy and charming, and the pasta was delicious. You can tell they care about quality - the waiter took our order but the...More

Thank miles2gob4isleep
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Cena piacevole, garbata e con ottimi piatti. We suggest this restaurant tô everybody is going to reach Gand. It totally deserves a stop by . Good pizza, very Good pasta. Please taste.

Thank Marilena C
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Worth visiting the restaurant. Gets busy so quick, which is a good sign. They certainly take time to serve the food, maybe it was just me feeling it as I went solo. But it was worth a wait. Good place to go with your partner,...More

Thank zeener p
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The restaurant is not the most modern place, but the menu is very good. A lot of pasta variations can be found and they serve a good crusty nice pizza.

Thank Eva N
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Although all the tables were occupied which is a good sign didn't have to wait long. Located just off the canal behind the Marriott hotel. Very quaint but small typically italien.Menu varied and very reasonably priced good selection of beers and wine. Food extremely good...More

Thank Superb706
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Great Italian food in the center of Ghent.. One of the very few restaurant in town that serves food a bit later than other restaurants..

Thank Walid H
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Great find in the centre of Ghent a must if you like Italian food there are so many great menu choices and great service l would advise to book a table in advance as this place is busy!!!

Thank Tariq M
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I've been together with my boyfriend for the first time yesterday. We had a wonderful burrata (a pro version of mozzarella di bufala), a pizza with truffle (mouthwatering) and a lamb in tomato sauce (served with edges rather than fries, never expect them in a...More

Thank Claudia D
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Its a small, cosy restaurant in old centre of Ghent. I was here with a collegue to have dinner, we didnt made a reservation and we were really lucky we got a table. If you want to be sure to have a table its adviced...More

1  Thank HugoColle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
11:45 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
11:45 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
11:45 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
11:45 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Drabstraat 30, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 234 32 85
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