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Some nice Pubs and when on, the markets can interesting if soomewhat expensive

We usually make for this place when in Ghent, the Dulle Griet is worth a visit, if you can get... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Manxkippa
,
Perth
Not a special market

When you visit Belgium cities or cities in the Netherlands or Germany, you find these markets... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
berendino
,
netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you visit Belgium cities or cities in the Netherlands or Germany, you find these markets everywhere. Cheese, fish, vegetables, cloth etc, etc.

Thank berendino
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice enough square with the usual cafes on most sides. Nice statue in the middle. Not quite sure what else to say to be honest.

Thank david n
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Nothing to write home about. Just a place with restaurants to eat in. Definitely not a must-do in my books.

Thank TheGreatestNomad
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We stayed in Friday's Market (Vrijdagmarkt) and it seemed like it could become home. It's easy to walk to almost every place we wanted to visit and, like all the squares in Ghent, it's really big and surrounded by quality shops and restaurants. Bordered on...More

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Love this place because ther is so much to look around ; in the first place the workers association building where the socialist had their great moments. Than the only poetry center in belgium in a small historical house. They have a huge collection of...More

Thank tikki2015
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

There is a street market every Friday. A normal square with pubs and a friterie. There is one statue

Thank Greco S
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Nice square with shops to look at, but not a place one would spend a lot of time. It's a nice place to people watch and take a few photos.

Thank jaimeelsabio
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I was there in the very mid summer during a university-consortium survey invitation at the International Relation Office of the Universiteit Gent. The city was comfortable to travel if you want to roam alone, possibly as far as private housing or apartments. Minimarkets are available...More

Thank Indra B
Reviewed 9 February 2018

There are better places in Gent, this place is not very interesting. The day I visited, there was a flower market which was very good.

Thank Siddhartha M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We usually make for this place when in Ghent, the Dulle Griet is worth a visit, if you can get in! It's best enjoyed when sunny and the tables and chairs are out, perfect for people watching.

Thank Manxkippa
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