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Volta

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Belgian, European
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NIEUWE WANDELING 2B, Ghent, Belgium
+32 9 324 05 00
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 23:30
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Alexandria, VA
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107 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at Volta during a Christmas trip to Belgium and Germany and thought it was great. Both the very cool bar and drinks upstairs overlooking the restaurant and the restaurant and food were excellent. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank Alexandria Traveler
Ghent, Belgium
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the voltage menu, a 4 course lunch menu. Very nice, liked every bit of it. Value for money and more...

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1 Thank Ojke
Brussels, Belgium
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

The title of the review says it all: food was great, no doubt about that. Before having dinner, you can enjoy an apero in the bar, with view on the restaurant. We had to wait rather long before the waiter attended our table. Not sure he understood what we wanted, we had to repeat several times. I had a "fawlty... More 

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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Great food with a bitter aftertaste of bad service. We came here with the "Jong Keukengeweld"-offer for lunch. It was extremely calm in the restaurant, which was nice. After being seated we got the drink menu and ordered water, a white wine and a beer. The waiter serving us was a bit confusing when explaining what was included in the... More 

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Lommel
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We started with an aperitif in the loungebar before being seated at our table. G&T was nicely flavoured as it should be. All courses were prepared excellently and wines were great. Prices are in line with a Michelinstar restaurant, however they have not received this award. For me the quality was in line with the prices. Nice evening!

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Urbana, Illinois
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104 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

i was looking for a restaurant which would make good use of Belgian produce, but not necessarily in the "classic" way. Volta was the perfect answer! We ordered the 6 course dinner ( not including the langoustines) and were not disappointed.dishes were very aesthetic, flavors were good. Service was good, not intrusive.Wine list was very decent too.A nice way to... More 

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Halle, Belgium
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We had high expectations of this restaurant but were rather disappointed. Stage was set with the drinks. We had to wait 15 minutes before we could order. Once done we got the amuses before we got our drinks (another 15 min later) The amuses set the tone for the cuisine: the base ingredients were very tasteful but were overwhelmed by... More 

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1 Thank Hilde-Claude
Brussels, Belgium
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

The restaurant has a very thought through setting with delicate presentation and an aesthetic eye. The room, though industrial in origin, gives a nice and cosy atmosphere. The waiters and staff are very correct, helpful and well educated but lack the spontaneity to make you forget where you are. (American style but european execution). An amazing plus was that, when... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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209 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

We had a great meal at Volta. We took the standard many (7 courses or so) and we enjoyed every single one of them. What impressed us the most is the creativity in each of the dishes. Also all very well presented. The service is casual : in "Gents" and with a spontaneous, direct type of style. We enjoyed it,... More 

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Rolla
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We organized a 35 person fixed dinner at Volta. Everything was wonderful. But in particular, the created a large number of unique dishes for our 6 vegans that were truly delicious. Very well executed!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Belgian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:30
Thursday
10:00 - 23:30
Friday
10:00 - 23:30
Saturday
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: NIEUWE WANDELING 2B, Ghent, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 324 05 00

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?