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Sint-Jacobsnieuwstraat 56, Ghent, Belgium
+32 9 324 83 32
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Sun 12:00 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Had supper with 5 friends- place looks rundown and their attempt to create an Italian feeling didn't succeed. Service was poor with little assistance to explain their menu. Been there, won't go back

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Thank Charles R
Ghent, Belgium
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Most of us chose the menu, I chose fish, and was really surprised of the great value and quality of the dishes. They are presented in a beautiful way, and taste fresh, without other added tastes overflavouring the great taste of the ingredients. Everything is balanced out to perfection. Great wine too, I chose the assorted wines, which is a... More 

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Thank Ewaut
Wetteren, Belgium
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Good thing about restaurants is you can make a reservation well up front to be sure you can enjoy a nice dinner on Friday evening. However in a restaurant like Per Bacco this simply doesn't matter, so why bother, they for sure don't! Upon arrival (on time, as reserved) they told us a group came in without reservation and they... More 

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2 Thank MaartenVy
Ghent, Belgium
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334 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

I went there on a Sunday evening, and had the 4 course menu, which allowed me to sample quite a few different plates (with wild mushrooms, roe and dove) and three different desserts (pear crème, chocolate tart and tiramsu) without overeating. In summer there is a terrace, but winter there is a nice indoor seating area (although I would avoid... More 

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Thank Katrien S
Grimbergen
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145 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

it was a lucky shot, on a very Sunny late August evening, deciding where to go after sipping a glass of white wine on a terrace. my natural preference for Italian food led us to Per Bacco. nice little place with a gorgeous patio, no nonsense decoration, no nonsense waiters, a not so extensive menu, but, what quality! the grilled... More 

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Thank fvs1308
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Great food real italian cuisine with a twist, here is the real deal essential cooking. seriously resccomended

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Thank Claudio L
Tienen, Belgium
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015

just fresh nice Italian food! The waiter was great! Explained all details about the dishes and recommended nice wine.Will surely go back!

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Thank Lenka1977
Ghent, Belgium
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91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2015

This is a real Italian restaurant, not the pizza type but the real stuff you get in Italy. It is not cheap but the taste is divine. Yes, I know sometimes you are treated like in Italy but you should not go there with little children or expecting fine-dining 3 star Michelin. It is made by real Italian guys/girls and... More 

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Thank Knarf_from_Gent
Terneuzen, The Netherlands
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015

Good food, Top service, natural wines really top price quality. A very nice Italian restaurant in Gent

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Thank Donno F
Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

We discovered this place on our way and as it was closest to our B&B we have decided to have a dinner. The staff was friendly and fast. Food quality was much lower we thought of. I definitely find it to expensive for what you get on your plate. There is no baby menu and no changing facilities for baby... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 29
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Jacobsnieuwstraat 56, Ghent, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 324 83 32

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