Belfort / Belfry is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

1. Belfort / Belfry

8.7
Historic Site · Binnenstad · Botermarkt 18, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: One of the three towers in Ghent. Definitely worth a visit, climb up to the tower and enjoy the sight.

Graslei is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

2. Graslei

9.6
Plaza · Binnenstad · Graslei, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

lamazonelamazone: This is where all the students and slackers hang out when the sun is out :)Be sure to clean up after you!

Gravensteen / Castle of the Counts is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

3. Gravensteen / Castle of the Counts

9.4
Castle · Patershol · Sint-Veerleplein 11, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Vera R.Vera Regelbrugge: A medevial castle in the center of town. A great place to visit.

Café Labath is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

4. Café Labath

9.3
Coffee Shop · Galgenberg · Oude Houtlei 1 (Hoogstraat), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

lamazonelamazone: Ask the staff for tips: they *know* their coffee.

Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst | S.M.A.K. is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

5. Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst | S.M.A.K.

8.1
Art Museum · Citadelpark · Jan Hoetplein 1 (Ferdinand Scribedreef), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

ILoveStyle.beILoveStyle.be: Great collection of contemporary art. try to find Panamarenko's famous airplane !

Portus Ganda is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

6. Portus Ganda

9.2
Harbor / Marina · Sint-Jacobs · Veerkaai, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Lovely in both summer and winter! Go for a run or a walk.

DOK is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

7. DOK

9.3
General Entertainment · Koopvaardijlaan 13 (Afrikalaan), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Funky R.Funky R: Summer activities... beach, cinema, performances, the smallest pub ever...

Stadsmuseum Gent | STAM is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

8. Stadsmuseum Gent | STAM

8.2
History Museum · Bijloke · Godshuizenlaan 2 (Bijlokekaai), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Yann T.Yann Tavernier: STAM provides the perfect introduction to Ghent. The new museum on the Bijloke is the gateway to the city.

Vooruit is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

9. Vooruit

8.9
Performing Arts Venue · Sint-Pieters · Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 23, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Great place for concerts and theater. Enjoy a nice meal or drink afterwards in the café. The whole building has free wifi.

Music Mania is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

10. Music Mania

9.2
Record Shop · Sint-Pieters · Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 19 (Lammerstraat), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Tomas V.Tomas Vanderplaetse: Best record shop in Ghent. Take your time to look for exclusive material. Be cool, you are surrounded by the Ghent DJ scene.

Julie's House is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

11. Julie's House

9.2
Cupcake Shop · Patershol · Kraanlei 13, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Niels D.Niels Dhaeze: Great cappucino ans good looking girls working here. Cake ans cookie-heaven.

Blaarmeersen is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

12. Blaarmeersen

9.4
Recreation Center · Blaarmeersen · Zuiderlaan 12, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Usually crowded in summer, but try to find yourself a nice place on the grass or sand. Swim, walk, play, rest, you can do it all over here!

Jacob van Artevelde is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

13. Jacob van Artevelde

7.7
Monument / Landmark · Binnenstad · Vrijdagmarkt, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Great statue of one of the prominent historic figures of this city. Enjoy the beautiful plaza 'Vrijdagsmarkt' and discover the nice bars and restaurants on it.

Il Cortile is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

14. Il Cortile

8.6
Italian Restaurant · Patershol · Kraanlei 3, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Don't look at the interior, this is one of the best italian places in ghent! Try the dishes for 2: finger licking good!

Martino is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

15. Martino

9.1
Steakhouse · Gent-centrum-Zuid · Vlaanderenstraat 125, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

ben v.ben van alboom: the steaks and burgers are to die for.

Mokabon is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

16. Mokabon

8.6
Coffee Shop · Binnenstad · Donkersteeg 35, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Carry It L.Carry It Like Harry: DON'T try the takeaway next door. Sit in and try their signature cappuccino with REAL cream, or ask for a coffee with sidedish of cream. Interior unchanged since the 1950s!

Limonada is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

17. Limonada

9.0
Cocktail Bar · Binnenstad · Heilige-Geeststraat 7, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Dimi P.Dimi Philips: You can make a choice out of a thousand cocktails.

A&Gallery is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

18. A&Gallery

7.6
Art Gallery · Binnenstad · Schepenhuisstraat 17, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

ben v.ben van alboom: best photo gallery in town (though the competition isn't bad either)

Tasty World is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

19. Tasty World

8.6
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Nederkouter · Walpoortstraat 38, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Andrew V.Andrew Vassallo: Order the Tasty! Delicious even when you aren't vegetarian like me.

De Bootjes van Gent | Rederij Dewaele is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

20. De Bootjes van Gent | Rederij Dewaele

Boat or Ferry · Binnenstad · Korenlei 4A, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Tour the city while you're on a boat!

Pink Flamingo's is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

21. Pink Flamingo's

8.1
Bar · Binnenstad · Onderstraat 55, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

LeMesjeuLeMesjeu: Café with the most unique interior in Ghent, changes every couple of months.

Lepelblad is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

22. Lepelblad

8.9
Belgian Restaurant · Galgenberg · Onderbergen 40, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

lamazonelamazone: Wonderful restaurant: great staff and delicious dishes. Be sure to try one of the specials. Read more.

Sint-Pietersplein is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

23. Sint-Pietersplein

7.0
Pedestrian Plaza · Sint-Pieters · Sint-Pietersplein, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Go inside the church, it has an art gallery too. In summer there are concerts, fairs and events on the plaza. Leonard Cohen and Prince once performed here!

De Frietketel is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

24. De Frietketel

9.3
Friterie · Pekelharing · Papegaaistraat 89, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Yannick V.Yannick Van de Voorde: Best Belgian Fries in town!! Read more.

Mosquito Coast is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

25. Mosquito Coast

9.4
Gastropub · Binnenstad · Hoogpoort 28, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Mojito, Caipirinha, ... just have it all! With some tapas!

OR Espresso Bar is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

26. OR Espresso Bar

9.3
Coffee Shop · Nederkouter · Walpoortstraat 26, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Order and pay at the bar, enjoy the free WiFi. Latte is delicious.

Verloren Kost is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

27. Verloren Kost

8.9
Sandwich Place · Sint-Pieters · Nederkouter 134, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Jan V.Jan Van Caneghem: 'Verlorenkost' is one of the best sandwiches there is, just do it

Multatuli is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

28. Multatuli

8.9
Bistro · Tolhuis · Huidevetterskaai 40, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Menu isn't long, but everything tastes good. If you want to try a Belgian specialty, go for the 'stoverij'.

Tierenteyn-Verlent is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

29. Tierenteyn-Verlent

8.9
Gourmet Shop · Binnenstad · Groentenmarkt 3, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Jurriaan P.Jurriaan Persyn: From The Guardian: Tierenteyn looks more like an apothecary than a delicatessen, and although the shelves are stocked with stone jars of spices and herbs, everyone comes here for their unique ...

Citadelpark is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

30. Citadelpark

8.1
Park · Citadelpark · Citadelpark, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

lamazonelamazone: Go for a walk. Go. And if you're local, why not drop by the animal shelter and take a dog for a walk?

Café Video is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

31. Café Video

8.7
Bar · Sint-Jacobs · Oude Beestenmarkt 7, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Free concerts and drinks at reasonable prices

Station Gent-Sint-Pieters is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

32. Station Gent-Sint-Pieters

7.1
Train Station · Stationsbuurt Noord · Koningin Maria Hendrikaplein 1, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Andrew V.Andrew Vassallo: Ghent's nicest train station, if you've got the chance you should plant your butt on one of the benches on the square in front of the station and enjoy the view ;)

't Dreupelkot is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

33. 't Dreupelkot

9.0
Bar · Binnenstad · Groentenmarkt 12, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Carry It L.Carry It Like Harry: A Gent institution! You haven't been to Gent if you haven't drunk a gin ("jenever") here. Try the chili one or bounty (chocolate + coconut)!

Bakkerij Himschoot is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

34. Bakkerij Himschoot

7.8
Bakery · Binnenstad · Groentenmarkt 1, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Katy L.Katy Lesage: The oldest bakery in town, since the 16th century!Also a bed and breakfast!www.bedandbread.eu

Simon Says is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

35. Simon Says

9.3
Breakfast Spot · Patershol · Sluizeken 8, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Marie L.Marie Lemaître: Try the carrot cake! You won't be disappointed ;)

Boekenmarkt is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

36. Boekenmarkt

Flea Market · Galgenberg · Ajuinlei, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Shop for books next to the water on sunday morning from 9am until 1pm.

Graffitisteegje is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

37. Graffitisteegje

7.9
Street Art · Binnenstad · Werregarenstraat (Hoogpoort), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: A whole street where street artists can create true works of art. Totally worth a walk through it!

La Fille d'O is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

38. La Fille d'O

8.9
Lingerie Store · Burgstraat 21, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: A Ghent based lingerie designer sells her truly magnificent pieces here.

Zoot is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

39. Zoot

7.9
Design Studio · Binnenstad · Serpentstraat 8, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Shop for nice clothes, shoes and accesoires. Only women.

Sint-Baafskathedraal is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

40. Sint-Baafskathedraal

Church · Binnenstad · Hoofdkerkstraat 1, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Jan D.Jan DC: You have to visit this when you are in gent. Very famous painting: "het lam gods"

De Vitrine is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

41. De Vitrine

8.6
Gastropub · Gent-centrum-Zuid · Brabantdam 134, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

ben v.ben van alboom: truly excellent (!) restaurant with one fixed menu every night but you need to book way in advance and be prepared to wait for your table as the double shift system isn't flawless.

Sint-Baafsplein - Gentse Feesten is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

42. Sint-Baafsplein - Gentse Feesten

Music Festival · Binnenstad · Sint-Baafsplein, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: 10 days of festivities in the city centre of Ghent. Make sure to dance a lot!

Aqua Azul is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

43. Aqua Azul

8.9
Spa · Patershol · Drongenhof 2 (Oudburg), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

GertGert: The place to go for a great Sauna experience in an amazing art-nouveau setting! Read more.

Bar Buro is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

44. Bar Buro

Coworking Space · Binnenstad · Botermarkt 6, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

lamazonelamazone: Try the brownie moeulleux or moeulleux brownie. Deeeeeeliciously delightful!

45. I Love Techno

Music Festival · Sint-Denijs-Westrem · Flanders Expo (Maaltekouter 1), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Biggest techno party in Europe, only once a year.

Nonno is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

46. Nonno

8.3
Ice Cream Shop · Binnenstad · Kortedagsteeg 22, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Judith S.Judith Str: Great ice-cream and friendly personnel!

Studio Skoop  is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

47. Studio Skoop 

8.6
Movie Theater · Gent-centrum-Zuid · Sint-Annaplein 63 (Lange Violettestraat), Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Ingmar 'Iggy' B.Ingmar 'Iggy' Baeyens 💥: A fantastic theater right in the middle of Ghent. They show you the indie stuff you can't see elsewhere. Every once and a while you should go and see a super movie in a super tiny, super cosy room.

Stadshal is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

48. Stadshal

8.0
Monument / Landmark · Binnenstad · Emile Braunplein, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: This building is quite new and should become a popular meeting point in Ghent. A walk through/under it is recommended.

NTGent is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

49. NTGent

8.2
Theater · Binnenstad · Sint-Baafsplein 17, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: The famous theater of Ghent. Beautiful building, but theater shows are only in Dutch.

Patrick Foley's is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

50. Patrick Foley's

8.8
Irish Pub · Pekelharing · Recollettenlei 10, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Lisa D.Lisa Derycke: If you want to spot a real Irish guy, ask for Emmet, the chef. He teaches you bad Irish words. Pog ma hoin! (kiss my ass!)

Pakhuis is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

51. Pakhuis

8.6
Gastropub · Binnenstad · Schuurkenstraat 4, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

r0elandr0eland: Be aware, no Maestro accepted! Great food and wine. Most days reservation acquired.

J.E.F. is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

52. J.E.F.

8.8
Belgian Restaurant · Patershol · Lange Steenstraat 10, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Jurriaan P.Jurriaan Persyn: From The Guardian: Newly opened JEF typifies the changes going on in Flemish cooking. Chef Jason Blanckaert abandoned the Michelin-starred cuisine of the chic but classic C-Jean restaurant to open ...

Groot Vleeshuis is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

53. Groot Vleeshuis

6.9
Historic Site · Binnenstad · Groentenmarkt 7, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Carry It L.Carry It Like Harry: For the best tasting and best value Ghent specialty, the Gentse Waterzooi have it HERE rather than the restaurants around. Also try their Breydel Ham with signature Gent-mustard sauce.

Hot Club de Gand is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

54. Hot Club de Gand

9.2
Jazz Club · Binnenstad · Schuddevisstraatje 15B, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Jonas V.Jonas V: Wednesdaynight is the best. Jazz improvisation all night long!

Temmerman is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

55. Temmerman

7.8
Candy Store · Patershol · Kraanlei 79, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Jurriaan P.Jurriaan Persyn: From The Guardian: Housed in a splendid baroque mansion on the Leie river, Temmerman is the town's favourite old-fashioned sweetshop. The shelves are lined with tempting jars of sticky toffees ...

Jigger's is one of Ghent for #4sqCities president!.

56. Jigger's

9.4
Cocktail Bar · Patershol · Oudburg 16, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen

Amaury V.Amaury Van Kenhove: Custom made cocktails in a Mad Men decor - classy with a great service. Just ring the bell! (translation of C. Bracke's tip)