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t Gouden Mandeke

) #176 of 724 Restaurants in Ghent ££ - £££ Pub, Belgian, Bar
Pensmarkt, Ghent, Belgium
+32 9 224 33 88
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salami” (2 reviews)
“cheese” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Pub, Belgian, Bar, European
££ - £££
Pensmarkt, Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We got drinks sitting in the sun. That was great. Service was acceptable and the food looked pretty good, but this is a very touristy place.

Thank Pam G
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

When we ask for salami and cheese, the staff doesn't really take the time to cut the charcuterie so that we can put it in our mouths. Instead of cubes of salami and cheese we get giant bricks, unbelievable!

Thank Daniela G
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A very nice place to have a drink and sit in the center of Ghent. There is a front terrace on the street, a back terrace at the waterside and an inside bar in a nice building. Very friendly staff and a nice collection of...More

Thank Laurens B
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Nice chill atmosphere, relaxed Great place to have drinks with friends and to have a chat Recommended liquor in Gent: Roomer

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The beers in this dark pub were nice and more than enough to choose. Foodwise there could be more variety. The service was terrible. When waiting at the bar it took them very long to order and afterwards to bring it (sometimes with the wrong...More

Thank Aniek G
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Very nice and cozy local. They have a lot of different beers. In the centre of Ghent. I will definetely come back!

Thank Isabeloliverj94
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This is a friendly Flemish pub serving a range of beers, wine and snacks at reasonable prices. It is located next to the old meat hall. I enjoyed a nice glass of wine here whilst watching locals go about their everyday lives.

Thank Curly_Kale64
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We have been to Ghent many times now and this place is always on the list. Street seating, bar seating, back terrace seating- whatever fits your mood. Staff is very nice and helpful. The sausage and cheese bowl is what we always get with our...More

Thank Mom2SJJ
Reviewed 22 April 2016

A Belgian brew pub is always going to have great beer, perhaps the best. This one does the former, if not the latter. The atmosphere is pretty ramshackle though, and the music does little to help the ambiance.

Thank JrMushroom
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Really, I've found one of those little gems where the music and staff will make a night to remember. Sometimes we're lucky enough to have the opportunity to discover new experiences and that is exactly what this bar is all about. It has the charm...More

Thank Sean P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pub, Belgian, Bar, European
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pensmarkt, Ghent, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 224 33 88