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The Rambler

) #183 of 741 Restaurants in Ghent ££ - £££ , , European
K. Maria Hendrikaplein 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 222 10 44
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“apple pie” (2 reviews)
“vol au vent” (2 reviews)
“beef stew” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Belgian, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
K. Maria Hendrikaplein 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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11 - 20 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2016

A great restaurant serving a mixture of traditional and contemporary food. Staff extremely friendly, waiter remembers us from a year ago even down to where we sat and what we ate. Staff charming and polite. Wide selection of local and Belgium beers.

Thank Tracey Paul T
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We struggled to find family-friendly places to eat in this part of the city. The food was fine, but we felt a bit uncomfortable with a child here.

Thank RikRaccoon
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We travelled up from Lille and crossed the road from the train station for a pit stop before walking to the centre of Ghent. We had coffee and croissants there and it was all very acceptable. The service was good.

Thank Katie E
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I have been to the Rambler a number of time. The last time I ordered chicken and it was half cooked. Had to send it back to be cooked properly. The previous occasion there was a rude waitress. Evidently this place has a good location,...More

Thank ProfessorCalculus
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We toured the Floralien and it was raining. We didn't want to go far from our hotel the Carlton. This restaurant was close, about 2 blocks from our hotel. The front desk clerk recommended it, so off we went. We sat inside as it was...More

Thank notme2017
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Close to hotel, so we stopped for a beer on way into town but very poor service experience with bar staff and bit shoddy interior, wouldn't recommend

Thank tim h
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Very large selection of interesting dishes, Amazing Beer from Belgium. location is pretty and glamour

1  Thank Alessandro S
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We went to The Rambler this weekend during Ghent International Spring Rowing Regatta and, at really short notice, the restaurant was able to cater for 43 junior rowers & their parents - no mean feat! We had a fantastic Belgian stew (thanks Geert!) and really...More

1  Thank katiecollins2016
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Ate here earlier in the week and didn't expect much as we just needed a quick meal after traveling. The 1/2 chicken dinner was amazing! The service left much to be desired. Due to a long rough day of bad luck we needed another meal...More

1  Thank William P
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Been here a couple of times, because of the location. Food is good, bit the service has always been slow and mostly unfriendly. No personal touch...

Thank Noel H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: K. Maria Hendrikaplein 3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 222 10 44
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