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Eetkaffee Multatuli

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Huidevetterskaai 40, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 223 07 11
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish stew” (6 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Belgian, Dutch, Bar, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Huidevetterskaai 40, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The food was good and tasted fresh and authentic. Nice salads. Nice building and atmosphere. Good ambience. Friendly service.

Thank PhilipJepson
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent menu in this lovely restaurant/bar hidden down by the canal in Gent. Authentic Belgian food with great selection of beers and really friendly service. Wonderful traditional Belgian beer stew with salad and Belgian fries (Stoverij van varkenswang met frietjes) that was perfect for a...More

Thank Toby M
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The title says all, great variety of beers, and epic suggestions! Friendly staff and a very impressive building.

Thank Thijs C
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit when you are in Ghent. Not only for dinner but also for a Spero or drink. There is a very wide range of belgian beers and a very pleasant choice of dishes on the menu. Special focus on vegetarians as...More

Thank T C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The food was quite good and I liked the interior but the wait was very long. We didn't really mind since we were happily chatting, but it took almost an hour to get our food, so bear that in mind. There are a few vegetarian...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The quality of the food is very good. They got a variation of different dishes made with the Belgian kitchen in mind. The prices are very good and the beers are based on the many dishes they order. The only point is that the food...More

Thank Willko v
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Eetkaffee Multatuli is situated in a quiet part of the town, next to the river Scheldt. It is spacious, with references to 50 years ago, not really posh but very cosy. There is a large menu, with lots of excellent choices: even vegans and vegetarians...More

Thank Greet N
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went here with three friends, two of whom from overseas, and had a wonderful evening. We originally reserved a table for 6:45pm but due to a delay we had to call back and change the reservation to 7:30pm, which the staff was accommodating with. The...More

Thank Vincent L
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We had a dinner there - couple of vegetarian and vegan options. I have taken halloumi cheese and my partner has chosen salmon. Everything was very tasty! The fries are awesome and the bread they give as a starter - very delicious! Be careful with...More

Thank sszeri
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We came here on recommendation of the Waterzooi fish stew and were sadly disappointed. The soup and fresh veg and herbs were delicious but the fish was 90% salmon with a bit of white fish and some of the most inadequate mussels we have had...More

Thank JennyBetteridge
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Mariane B
15 October 2016|
Response from Lady_IneP | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about the upstairs area: I don't think there's an elevator. Downstairs is accessible. But to be sure, you can always call of mail the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Dutch, Bar, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Huidevetterskaai 40, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 223 07 11
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