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Gentse Gruut Stadsbrouwerij

Grote Huidevettershoek 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 269 02 69
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Beer Tours (walking) starts at the only brewery within the inner city,

What a wonderful way to spend an afternoon, get to know the history of Ghent and the historic... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
johannesv729
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Alexandria, United States
Better beer options in Ghent

The beers here were fine. Customer service on a Tuesday afternoon was not good. Had to order twice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Aaron H
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  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Grote Huidevettershoek 10, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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+32 9 269 02 69
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What a wonderful way to spend an afternoon, get to know the history of Ghent and the historic buildings and places around the ancient inner city of Ghent. Our guide Ariel Meeusen, a seasoned and knowledgeable person who casually takes you on this hike through...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beers here were fine. Customer service on a Tuesday afternoon was not good. Had to order twice. You can do better in this city. Ok if you're in the immediate neighborhood.

Thank Aaron H
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Searched the best brews around me near Eke Nazareth and Gruut appeared with all the stars. So gave a thought to pay a visit. Amazing quiet location and enough seatings. However I felt it could have been better planned arrangements because stuff was lying here...More

Thank Srikant N
Reviewed 3 January 2017

If you have an interest in beer and brewing this place is a must, if you like a beer in a quirky, fascinating bar, then this place is a must! I was part of a party of 15 who loved the place, the beer and...More

Thank aledrinker
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is essentially a visitor centre. Gentse Gruut brew small batches of beer on site to enable visitors to see a working brewery, but it's pilot kit size and the bulk of their output is manufactured elsewhere. We tried a tasting flight and were unimpressed....More

3  Thank mogadishu
Reviewed 2 December 2016

You can get a flight of 4 non-hopped beers here + 1 hopped beer. I was very appreciative of the non-hopped - the beer is flavored with herbs. I enjoyed the beer – very much so – it was different (which is always good). If...More

Thank VATLC23
Reviewed 5 November 2016

First of all: if you have any decent knowledge of beer brewing you will see this is a pure tourist trap: the beer hasn't been made there all tho they like to think you are stupid and will believe it. The staff is very unexperienced...More

1  Thank fb644300885
Reviewed 5 November 2016

One of the few real tourist traps in Ghent. A shame. The beer is not brewed there, but they try to give you the impression they do..all tho anyone with a bit of decent knowledge of beer knows it's not possible it's made there. It's...More

1  Thank fb644300885
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We were recommended this place by friends whilst attending the music festival. The interior is a bit rustic with a few tables and chairs inside and seating outside. The brewery uses herbs and spices instead of hops. I tried 4 of the five beers available...More

1  Thank BobG1951
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Pop into the bar, or later sit outside. Five very good beers on offer, all fantastic, good honest Belgium beers. Wit, Blonde, Bruin, Amber, Inferno. All great.

Thank Doug T
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