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€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Hoogpoort 29, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 484 56 76 77
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Hoogpoort 29, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful evening out with the family, cozy atmosphere, courteous staff, and literally the best sushi of my life!

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 6 August 2017

My family went to Amatsu, expecting that we could eat a genuine Japanese food in Ghent. We ordered a Sushi nigiri and a salmon teishoku, which totaled to be around 50 Euro, but the quality wasn't that great and the quantity was also rather less.

Thank MMKThomas2017
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Definitely make a reservation, but Amatsu won't disappoint. We made rez's a few days out, & once we arrived were promptly seated in the back courtyard. It was so lovely, calm, quiet & peaceful back there - a perfect setting for our meal. Excellent, attentive...More

1  Thank HelenB1100
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The staff is very friendly and the restaurant oozes a nice cozy and stylish atmosphere. We ordered some starters: sea weed salad and miso soup. Simple and good. For the main course we ordered nigiri: the eel was fabulous. For desert we had ice cream...More

Thank Marco B
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Atmosphere is ok. Waiters are professional. But for me food quality and taste makes the review, so: we took a sushi menu (the one with nigiri). the nigiri themselves were ok, not spectacularly fresh but at least with some less banal kinds of fish (though...More

Thank Manfredo d
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This time we had the 'traditional' set menu: small appetizer came before wakamé and nimono. The chicken gyoza were succulent. mains were a perfect salmon teriaky and good soft shell crab. Dessert was a green tea ice cream. We had 0.5l of the portuguese red...More

1  Thank michel l
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This is a small but very good Japanese restaurant. The gyoza was delicious and I had the tempura which also was very good. I would go back anytime.

2  Thank Leslie331
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Chozen for Sashimi menu with assorted Sake. All courses where delightful as well as the different Sake's ☺

1  Thank Isabelle V
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We have been to this restaurant several times the past few months and everytime it is a delight to dine and be served. Not cheap but worth every penny, you see the chef preparing your dish behind the counter, the service is discreet yet very...More

3  Thank brice3010
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Authentic Japanese food and top notch too! Came her one evening and had the vegetarian set menu - five courses including gyoza and tempura and matcha ice cream. based on my visits to japan, the food was very authentic and really well presented. Tasted fab...More

1  Thank Susan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$39 - US$157
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoogpoort 29, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 484 56 76 77
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