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Du Progres

$$ - $$$French, ,
Korenmarkt 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 225 17 16
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chateaubriand” (38 reviews)
“steak” (179 reviews)
“fries” (77 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, Belgian, Dutch, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Korenmarkt 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Based on the rave reviews Du Progress received, it was much more touristy than I expected. I had hoped to find an out of the way, local place. But our first night in Gent we wandered down and found it on a well-traveled road surrounded...More

Thank LaChatNoir
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really fresh, yummy dinner. Great service. My friends’ meals looked just as delicious as mine. Reasonable prices. Very busy and seemed to be a lot of locals so that’s a good sign - and despite the restaurant being full we didn’t feel rushed or cramped....More

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was very good. I had the prawns to start and then a Flemish Stew and a pastry of the day. All of this was exceptionally good. The service was great and we even got a table without a reservation, but it was...More

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

Dear Jessica R, thank you for taking the time to review us on trip advisor. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your visit to our restaurant. Hopefully we can have you again as our guest sometime in the future. kind regards, Johan De...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard good things about Du Progres a couple of times over the last couple of years and a couple of weeks ago, I finally entered this classic (but updated) restaurant with my best friend. From the moment you enter, somebody is taking care...More

Thank JMortier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely spot, nice food and very accommodating staff. Definitely recommend trying the asparagus Flemish style and the steak

Thank Emma K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After an indifferent meal our previous night in Gent at a more prestigious establishment for an anniversary we had a wonderful evening in Du Progress. While only having one course each (there were 3 of us) we were treated with courtesy by staff. We chose...More

Thank Bangarra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Du Progress because a Belgian friend told us that they serve very good traditional food and they do. As it was season we had white asparagus which were delicious. Prices and portions are fare.

1  Thank g-cardozo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend had decided to go here after seeing great reviews and being recommended to go here by a waitress at t’ klaverblad. We booked a table for 8pm, you definitely need to book! While we were there we saw many people being...More

Thank Anita251991
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not fancy, but good and tasteful food at good price quality. Friendly service and centrally located. Can be busy for lunch.

Thank Samurai44
Du_Pr0gres, Owner at Du Progres, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Samurai44, thank you for taking the time to review us on trip advisor. We are happy to read that you appreciate our vision. Hopefully we can have you again as our guest sometime in the future. kind regards Johan De Baets

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was there yesterday with my bf. We arrived at around 14. We were told the waiting time was 15 minutes, they even moved quicker with that and in about 5 minutes we were seated. We shared the cheese and shrimp croquette as starters. The cheese...More

Thank Georgiana C
Du_Pr0gres, Owner at Du Progres, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Georgiana C, thank you for reviewing our restaurant . It hurts to read that you think our restaurant is a classic tourist trap. I am verry sorry that your food wasn't what you expected it to be but if there is something wrong or...More

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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
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
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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