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Julie's House

Kraanlei 13, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 233 33 90
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“cupcakes” (37 reviews)
“cheesecake” (11 reviews)
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Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kraanlei 13, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited 45m (!!!!) for two drinks and a small piece of pie. After patiently waiting the waitres arrived with the wrong order..... do not bother...

Thank Apocalyptica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cramped seating area, marginal service, ran out of croissants by noon, and will only take credit cards. Lacking so much, but they make a mean cappuccino! One of the best I've had.

Thank SoVerySoCal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When the girls come to Gent we always Go to julie’s House! You need to be lucky when you did not make a reservation... and when you are lucky, you are in heaven! Great cakes 😍 I can never choose which one I want 😇...More

Thank DeryckereV
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast on a rainy Saturday morning, and enjoyed a delicious breakfast in a lovely cafe. The "Salty" breakfast was a great choice...coffee and eggs prepared to order, flax bread with ham and 2 kinds of cheese, and a traditional Belgian cinnamon...More

Thank Halyna B
Reviewed 1 September 2017

A small, quirky cake and coffee shop, which does a range of breakfasts, and amazing cakes. The staff are friendly and helpful. We went back three times!

Thank StephenM99
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I tried only two cakes: the white chocolate with crumbs and the cheesecake. I prefer the white chocolate cake. there weren t anymore too many choices as it was a bit late, like 5 pm. I appreciated very much the indoor decor where you could...More

Thank Claudia G
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This tiny cake house offers a wonderful range of cakes and desserts, but also gives you some lovely options for breakfast. We visited for breakfast each day of our brief stay in Ghent and was enchanted by the vintage-style decor upstairs ('tho it's best to...More

Thank CallieGuru
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We had a marvellous breakfast.. A delicious cappuccino, a heaven hot dark chocolate, an incredible moelleux and a bouchée of cinnamon carrot cake.. Simply fantastic!

Thank cisalpino777
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the Julie's in the town centre (not the one closer to the main train stain). We sat upstairs and had a delicious ginger/ cinnamon spiced cupcake. The icing was divine; the cake was good but could have been a tad moister. We also...More

Thank stormborne
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

The waitress was so kind. The food was delicious. The place a little bit to small for a big family but it is part of the Ghent experience. I would recommend this places to everyone.

Thank Reynaldo v
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5 August 2016|
Response from Maxime L | Reviewed this property |
I think the closest car park is the one underneath the Vrijdagsmarkt, which is only a 10 minute walk from Julie's. A lot of people park at Flanders Expo and take Tram 1 to the center as well. The stop for Julie's is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 18
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kraanlei 13, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 233 33 90
  • E-mail
Julie's House serves a daily choice of delicious brunches, artisanal pies and colorful home-made cupcakes.We are a cozy pastry house overlooking the Leie river in the middle of Ghent 's historic center. Our "cake-ladies" love hosting you in our beautiful pastry house surrounded by the grandeur of the Gravensteen castle, the authenticity of the Patershol and the relaxed atmosphere by the water.Check out our window display of fun teapots, cups, saucers and other china. In addition to our little restaurant we also deliver to small and big venues, both to private individuals and professionals.
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