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De Gekroonde Hoofden

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Belgian, Barbecue, European
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Burgstraat 4, Ghent, Belgium
+32 9 233 37 74
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everytime i come here, it is always packed and for good reason. Great food, no fuss, good staff, fast service. What more do you need?

Thank Yuncong L
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Absolutely superb ribs! And all you can eat, as well. My wife and I loved it so much, we went there every evening while in Ghent. Make sure to have the salt/spicy ribs - they were to die for! The service was good too; pretty good humoured and friendly waiters. Not exactly cheap, but totally worth it.

Thank Aditya H
Ghent, Belgium
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Ever wanted to experience the worst customer experience ever? Please go and get a table here. Booked a table as I remembered the ribs made here…that memory vanished after sitting 1;45 ‘ in the restaurant where my quest and I were being told to hurry up as the table needed to be freed up. Not only was I flabbergasted by... More 

5 Thank fbertrem746
Ghent, Belgium
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88 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly service Quick service Refreshing salad Ok sauce quartet Juicy ribs, all you can eat (honey, sweet&sour, spicy "salty" chef, nature Very good price/Q : 17,90€

Thank kristof G
Bruges, Belgium
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39 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The place is nice, the staff is very friendly, you have 4 different flavors of BBQ ribs and the steak is very well cooked - they come with salad and bread - you still miss some fries or potatoes.

Thank Cesar R
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

A most enjoyable meal after a long drive from southern Normandy and a walk of the city. The Entrecôte was outstanding and the Ribs just came coming!! Pleasantly served in an atmosphere of contentment. Just what we wanted and so centrally located.

Thank Wrinkliewanderers
Ghent, Belgium
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

+ Delicious ribs as many as you want + Very friendly staff + An authentic environment + Good neighborhood + Average prices

Thank Niloufar M
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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I've been in this restaurant already few times and it never disappoint me! it's a ribs restaurant and they have the all-you-can eat formula for your meet. you do have few other dishes to choose from, but, seriously: it's a ribs place! 4-5 different way to have your ribs: spicy, sweet and sour, honey, nature.... they give you some bread... More 

Thank la_zia_ross
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

The ribs of The Chef are exquisitely good, salty but juicy enough to enjoy at maximum flavour, wauw... Prices are really nice too. You can eat as much ribs as you want, for 17 euro's something like that. Nice and friendly staff, cool place, delicious ribs... 9,5/10

Thank Jens R
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33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is the perfect place if you are with a lot of people and want to enjoy a nice evening out. The food is not amazing, but still it is good. I have only been here once quite a while ago. The place still can make some improvements but overall I was happy with the friendly staff and the food.... More 

Thank Helena J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Belgian, Barbecue, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Burgstraat 4, Ghent, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  East Flanders Province  >  Ghent
  • Phone Number: +32 9 233 37 74

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?