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) #154 of 741 Restaurants in Ghent €€ - €€€ , , European
Oudburg 20, Ghent, Belgium
+32 9 234 07 29
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good51%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“stews” (9 reviews)
“beef stew” (4 reviews)
“moussaka” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Belgian, Bar, European
€€ - €€€
Oudburg 20, Ghent, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

First found Aba-Jour in a beer guide, and although it's not in the main bar/restaurant area, this little gem should not be overlooked. Good menu, great food (recommend the salmon pasta when available) and beers. All overlooking a quieter stretch of the river.

Thank Graeme C
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place. This was a suggestion from the lady at the hotel i was staying at. I've been there alone, as i' m here on a businness trip. The place is very cosy and nice, with a good atmosphere...you can also sit outside in a...More

Thank LUCA G
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

My and myself was recommended this place by 2 different locals gor Flemish stew. We found it ok. Nothing special and seemed full of locals so thought good food at good price. Beer good. Service good. Food good. But price extortionate. It eas out first...More

Thank 93blade
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I used to go there in the early 90's when it was just a bar. Now you can eat there as well and the food is delicious. It doesn't look like that when you pass by on the street but it's worth a visit. Service...More

Thank luc f
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Everyone who loves local food in a nice atmosphere has to visit this place. Large choice of national and international beers, local dishes on the menu and this in a nice place.

Thank Gert3107
Reviewed 14 October 2016

had a delicious dinner, nice place without a lot of tourists. Great place with all kind of beers on the tap. They give good advice what beer to drink with your dinner

Thank JS88
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I am still quit confused about what this establishment is trying to be, but we had a pleasant meal there. The reason for my confusion is that it very much looks and feels like a pub inside, however when my other half tried ordering only...More

Thank Curly_Kale64
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Speciality beers, lots of choice when it comes to food, ever changing special dishes, great service, nice decor. What more can I say. I love this place, and so should you!

Thank Bert B
Reviewed 21 August 2016

.. by which I mean that one of us had a pretty dull chicken (which was supposed to be in a vol-au-vent but wasn't) and the other a great beef stew. As others have said, it is a but pricey but the service -even though...More

Thank david n
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We are always looking for places that will accommodate my vegetarian daughter and meat-loving son. This was a hit with all! Beer selection was good and sitting by the river made it a special lunch.

Thank DianneMuendel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$34
Belgian, Bar, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oudburg 20, Ghent, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 234 07 29
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