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Restaurant Valentijn

Rodekoningstraat 1 | Patershol, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 225 04 29
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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French, Belgian, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rodekoningstraat 1 | Patershol, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 19 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 31 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 14 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 8 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
Reviewed 5 October 2016

What a delightful experience! An amazing setting, superb food and excellent service. And all for a ridiculously low price. Thank you!

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We visited at lunch time during the Ghent festival and the basis of trip advisor reviews. They had a limited fixed price lunch menu during the festival that could make it too expensive if you only wanted a light lunch. Food great and very enjoyable....More

Thank pandtReading
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Looked at tripadvisor, originally going all out for seafood type, however, not all our party wanted fish. So went for a mix of options, and opted for Valentijin. Pre booked from England as we know good restaurants in Ghent are difficult to access. Very good...More

Thank David H
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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|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Gent70 | Property representative |
Yes,on simple request by making reservation.
Google Translation
Anne V
Zijn jullie op Kerstavond open?
23 October 2016|
Response from Gent70 | Property representative |
Beste,wij zijn niet open op kerstavond. Voor verdere info: 092250429.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 45 - USD 62
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
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, 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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