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Mosquito Coast

$$ - $$$, , European
Hoogpoort 28, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 224 37 20
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good54%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“falafel salad” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (7 reviews)
“chorizo” (2 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hoogpoort 28, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is fine. The service is something totally different and awful. I've been snubbed in better restaurants in better towns, but nowhere and never like here. I spent two hour + sitting at the bar trying to catch the eye of the woman who...More

1  Thank BeachWanderers
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had my doubts as it looked like weird bar meets bookshop and they had rows and rows of microwaves but the food was surprisingly good. The restaurant was very busy but they managed to squeeze us in after waiting a few minutes. Service was...More

Thank hunnybuns82
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Quirky, lively, popular! Nice place for drinks but be sure to get waitress attention yourself as they do take a while to get to you but once they notice you then all good!

Thank Sangita3
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Interesting place, the Tuesday evening we went (group of 5) the restaurant was very busy bu they did manage to squeeze us in on a high table near the door. It was almost 20 minutes after that I approached the bar as we had had...More

Thank Julian H
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

This resto/bar/whatever is nice dynamic and different. Good food and service. Nice place to sit and chat and enjoy food. Free wifi.

Thank MJbLimbricht
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This is a very fun place to go with an nice choice of international cuisines, but it is a rather busy place. Also nice just for a drink.

Thank Isabelle D
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We called in to Mosquito Coast for a coffee and something to eat. We sat down at a table and went through the menu. Nobody approached us for 10 minutes so one of the group went to the bar to order. We were informed that...More

2  Thank Donnacha C
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Very good Cosmo in this bar & restaurant. Large lounge area with sofas where the four of us enjoyed pre dinner drinks. The men enjoyed several of the Belgium beers here too. Had a goats cheese appetiser as well which was good.Service was a bit...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We had a get together in Mosquito Coast with friends and as we were many not all could arrive at the same time. We arrived 5 together first and explained the situation and ordered drinks and told them that we will wait for the rest...More

3  Thank Sarieh G
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Very good food, with a few tasty vegetarian options and really great interior - loved the ambiance. Make sure to book well in advance since it's usually hard to find a spot, especially for dinner.

Thank Andrea M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoogpoort 28, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 224 37 20
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