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le Duc - CLOSED

Hoogstraat 23, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
19 Jun 2015
“Friendly young owner, beautiful restaurant, great food”
24 Feb 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Mediterranean, Belgian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Hoogstraat 23, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

Ambiance in the restaurant is lovely - clean and modern with elegant flower arrangements and candlelight. Food is excellent. Varied menu and the young owner was delightful...he came by the table and chatted with us telling us about his dream to open this restaurant. A...More

Thank bmoactress
Reviewed 25 February 2014

We stopped off here spontaneously after a long walk round town. It's in a highly attractive house, well furnished, plenty of space between tables, elegant service and reliable classic French cuisine. The set lunch, about 21€, was a well-considered short menu, with the choice of...More

1  Thank elbasilio
Reviewed 30 January 2014

After a good visit of the Louvre Museum In Lens (FR) we went back to our beautiful home town Ghent to have dinner in Restaurant Le Duc for ending the day trip. It was the perfect choice we made. The restaurant is very close to...More

Thank IVE-Melle
Dimitri C, Eigenaar at le Duc, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2014
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Beste, bedankt voor de review. Graag tot een volgende keer, en dat het maar snel mooi weer is . Met...More

Reviewed 21 December 2013

Quoting my facebookless mother: I've only detected this pearl a few weeks ago and this is really a hidden gem. I went for lunch with my husband and my son and we took the menu. Every course was excellent and well balanced, the service was...More

Thank Jeroen331
Dimitri C, Eigenaar at le Duc, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2013

Dear, thanks for the lovely review !!! i hope we see each other again next year :) Kind regards Dimitri

Reviewed 25 August 2013

We dined at Le Duc after reading the amazing reviews online. We must have been eating at a very different restaurant to the one described in online reviews! A very average amuse bouche arrived with no explanation whatsoever as to what it was. Thank goodness...More

2  Thank Alessia B
Dimitri C, Eigenaar at le Duc, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2013

Dear, i am sorry you was disappointed. Indeed you had to wait a little bit longer then 30 minutes on a saturday evening, that s cause every dishes are made with fresh products, and on that evening, almost everybody eated ' a la carte' ,...More

Reviewed 16 August 2013

We were staying at the Sandton Reylof Grand Hotel which is right across the street from Le Duc and were looking for a good meal within an easy walk. We were delighted to find a world class restaurant with superb food and attentive service! The...More

Thank LotsaTraveling
Dimitri C, Eigenaar at le Duc, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2013

Dear, thanks for the nice review Kind regards Dimitri

Reviewed 31 July 2013

We drove for an hour out of our way to revisit this restaurant while we were back in Belgium. The food was excellent again, I was particularly impressed with the fois gras as I had eaten a comparable dish recently at Alain Ducasse at the...More

Thank sashanofriends
Dimitri C, Owner at le Duc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2013

Dear, i was so impresive, you came specially to Ghent while you were staying 1 hour away to have diner again in my restaurant !!!! Thanks for the nice review See you soon :) Kind regards Dimitri

Reviewed 25 July 2013

One of the best meals I have ever had! Interesting and unique combinations of favors an textures, absolutely delicious. Reasonably priced for such an amazing meal. We had chicken and steak, hard to differentiate these items but they nailed it on both. The desserts, especially...More

Thank David C
Dimitri C, Owner at le Duc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2013

Dear, thanks for your nice review, when you are back in Ghent, i hope to see you again Kinds regards Dimitri

Reviewed 10 July 2013 via mobile

We came here purely because of the excellent reviews on Tripadvisor. It took us a while to find as it is a bit off the beaten track. Dimitri was very accommodating as we changed the numbers and the time a couple of times. Food was...More

1  Thank Julie B
Dimitri C, Owner at le Duc, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2013

Thanks for the nice review Kind regards Dimitri

Reviewed 3 July 2013

only a few steps away from the heart of the city but definitely one of the best places in Gent. A young chef and a young owner/host make sure you are spoiled from the beginning to the end. Dimitri watches over his guests and makes...More

Thank dierik
Dimitri C, Owner at le Duc, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Thanks for the very nice review. I hope to see you soon, to enjoy a next diner Kinds regards Dimitri

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoogstraat 23, Ghent 9000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
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