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Mosquito Coast

€€ - €€€, European, International
Hoogpoort 28, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 224 37 20
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good54%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“falafel salad” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (7 reviews)
“chorizo” (2 reviews)
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Bar, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Hoogpoort 28, Ghent 9000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 152 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Meal was great, a little overpriced, but the service was awful. We waited 25 minutes for our drinks, and over an hour for our dinner after watching other tables who arrived before us get their dinners first.

Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to go out with family or a larger group. The food is Ok, not the finest you can find though, but value for money. Why you really should go: the relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff and the perfect place to chill. Even if you're...More

Thank folker_lamote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cafe is well-known for its "you can travel anywhere you want" atmosphere. Decent neighbourhood close to the Groentenmarkt. Serves a variety of drinks, good beers (try the 'Arogante') but service is not good. Although they were friendly, there is a problem of understaffing. It...More

Thank Gert D
Reviewed 8 April 2018

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 17 March 2018

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 6 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
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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