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Allegro Moderato

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Korenlei 7, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 233 23 32
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is our fifth visit and once more we were treated to an imaginative and delicious lunch in a beautiful setting, all served by a witty and attentive host.

1 Thank sarah s
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite expensive place (75€/p without drinks) Location Cosy with candle lights Service very slow Food modern research but quite disappointing

Thank Vincent D
Ghent, Belgium
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place and have been the for years. Good food, a great location and an exceptioneel environment. Recommeded for people in love :)

1 Thank Samoise
Halle, Belgium
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We previously had dinner in the "sister" restaurant "Allegro ma non troppo" in Aalst. And although we enjoyed that dinner we were pleasantly surprised. This restaurant offers a very relax setting: art nouveau decoration, enough space and the music we like ( some people call it classic) As appetizers we had pheasant (very nice with pine nuts and mustard) ,... More 

1 Thank Hilde-Claude
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I am shocked at the previous reviews. We popped in on Wednesday 28th Dec to book for New years Eve. We were treated in a courteous & friendly manner. Which continued on 31st Dec. The food was exceptional, the service prompt & friendly, the evening was well paced, our wine glasses were kept topped up. Everyone was relaxed & took... More 

1 Thank Janet M
Halifax, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

We were invited out to dinner by friends who chose this restaurant. All started well, We all ordered drinks, a single main course and a bottle of wine. They brought a couple of "mis en bouche" to accompany our drinks and there were olives and other nibbles on the table. The food when it came was of a very high... More 

Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Service was very slow (saturday night) and our waiter was inexperienced and untrained - fish dishes (when they arrived) were excellent however meat dishes were not enjoyed. Expensive and should be much better. Not recommended.

Thank Jack1355
Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Me and my girl went for WE in wonderful Ghent, marvellous city btw. We decided to hit Allegro Moderato, this was (by far) the worst part of the trip. Basic cooking, poor materials, food shaped to looked special but really basic and poor quality ingredients. Really BAD service and 2:30 for the 1st, 2nd and dessert to be served. We... More 

1 Thank Pabsss7
The Hague, The Netherlands
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We went to Allegro on a Friday night and took a la carte choices. Service was extremely slow. We received our entrees after an hour and our main 1h45 after we arrived. The food itself was alright, but nothing great and definitely not worth the price tag.

Thank neauneauz
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best meals and experiences I've had in a long time! The venue is gorgeous and the service was outstanding. My friend and I spoiled ourselves with the 5-course set menu with wine pairing. Chef Hicham Balafrej (we asked to meet him) whipped out creative, delicious, and inspiring dishes. Our waiter (Max) and the owner (Eddy Pycke) were... More 

2 Thank kikilight1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korenlei 7, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 233 23 32

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?