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Restaurant Valentijn

) #15 of 737 Restaurants in Ghent ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, , European
Rodekoningstraat 1 | Patershol, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 225 04 29
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Belgian, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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Rodekoningstraat 1 | Patershol, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On our last night in Ghent we were recommended Valentijn for dinner. Food and presentation was excellent. A lovely room with great lighting. The Menu was a 4 course menu which was fantastic. Service was faultless and would love to dine here again.

Thank mfoundas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably the best restaurant in Ghent. Would visit this city just to have another incredible meal at this iconic little gem. Catherine welcomed us warmly and had no idea that we would probably have the best meal we have eaten. The atmosphere is warm,cosy and...More

Thank Tania J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised to find this restaurant a couple of weeks ago while vacationing in Ghent. Walking around, we saw a few decent options but something drew us to this wonderful little spot -- we ate outside but the indoor decor was also quite...More

Thank Firerider
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely little restaurant in the heart of Gent. A small menu with 2-3 choices for starters, mains and dessert, but everything on the menu sounded and was delicious. You can pay extra on top of the menu to include wine and an appetitive (and they...More

Thank NilsGB
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We weren't terribly hungry but my sister was desperate to have duck breast. Unfortunately it was not very good, it was properly pink but the outside showed little sign of being cooked hot enough and perhaps it had not properly rested Whatever the reason it...More

Thank Deepwater2
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner , a cosy and romantic restaurant for couples or small companies of people. A small place , about 6/7 small tables and the same upstairs but warm atmosphere. Friendly staff , which I think actually is the owner. The food was good,...More

Thank Anzhim V
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We went there for a special occasion. It was small, intimate and cosy. The food was good I had sole from a limited menu. The puddings were exquisite. The price was reasonable. The service efficient and friendly.

Thank hilarytravel
Reviewed 7 February 2017

It was our short getaway trip for a weekend, so we did a research before we came and booked a table in advance. I loved the quality of the food and I knew that it is one small meniu there, so for me there was...More

Thank DeinaShak
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This resto has only 1 menu with several different options (but not a lot). There is no 'a la carte' menu as I know. Food is perfect & fresh. I recommend this place to all who like good cuisine! Well done! See you soon!

Thank Kristobal D
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great restaurant could not fault it. We had the set menu with wine,it was good value and very tasty. The lady that served us was very friendly I think it was the owners wife. would come here again without a doubt.

Thank kamsoul
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Anyone know how to contact the restaurant other than calling? Do they have an email address? I can't seem to find one.. Thanks!
25 November 2015|
Response from Bill J | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alpen23. Just looked it up here in Belgium but unfortunately the restaurant doesn't have a registered e-mail address.
Do you serve any vegetarian dishes?
21 October 2015|
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Response from Gent70 | Property representative |
Yes,on simple request by making reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 45 - US$ 61
French, Belgian, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rodekoningstraat 1 | Patershol, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 225 04 29
  • E-mail
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