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Lange Steenstraat 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 336 80 58
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch time” (2 reviews)
“mains” (5 reviews)
“dessert” (19 reviews)
Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lange Steenstraat 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 October 2012

We went to JEF for lunch on a weekday. A few years back we had dinner at C-Jean, when Jason Blanckaert was the chef there and had acquired a Michelin star for his skills. So we were quite curious about his new concept. For 25...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Jason Blanckaert is a good chef. Let me start with that. He has an very good track record. But JEF, his latest venture, is a bit overhyped. It serves food the way fashion tells you nowadays food is to be served. But all the creams...More

Thank riva97
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Reviewed 21 August 2012

As with the other reviews, hard to get a table at dinner (at least when you are trying to get in a couple of days before, like we most of the time do), so we booked for lunch - actually called in the morning and...More

Thank MarcG007
Reviewed 31 May 2012

As we could not book for dinner, we opted for the lunch and had a very nice meal. For 25 euros you can choose between 2 starters, 2 main, dessert or cheese or coffie. The service was very good, the food fresh, perfectly cooked and...More

1  Thank MakEtOli
Reviewed 23 April 2012

A good choice for foodies In the historical hart of the city. Local products and a nice seasonal approach. Correct price - quality - service Still, keep in mind: book well in advance if you want to go for dinner. Less of an issue for...More

Thank artica
Reviewed 18 March 2012

On March 7th I visited this restaurant with friends during my lunch break. It is situated in the area of the Castle of the Counts and is run by Jason and Famke (hence the abbreviation of the name of the restaurant). The place was quite...More

Thank sabinemartens
Reviewed 17 March 2012

Yesterday we had a great dinig experience in JEF. Modern, crispy, clean and inventive. Texture wise very varied ans surprising. The atmosphere relaxed and the service impeccable and contemporary. Also the wines were very nice. The bill wasn't a heart stopper because compared to similar...More

1  Thank markhebbelinck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lange Steenstraat 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 336 80 58
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