Waterhuis aan de Bierkant | Gent,
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Waterhuis aan de Bierkant
Excellent based on 117 ratings
Type: Bar

Groentenmarkt 9
Gent, Belgium 9000 [ print map ]
09 225 0680

waterhuisaandebierkant.be | beer menu

Hours: From 11am to 2am

Mayor: PriorL (19) | Taps: 14 | Bottles: 130

Waterhuis aan de Bierkant

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Beer Available At Waterhuis aan de Bierkant (arranged by most recent)
Mammelokker 61, Gandavum Dry Hopping 91, Klokke Roeland 83, Straffe Hendrik Brugs Quadrupel 99, Oud Beersel Framboise 91, Chimay Bleue (Blue) / Grande Rťserve 100, Duvel Tripel Hop 2014 (Mosaic) 97, Bob Vivant Tripel 45, Val-Dieu Brune 91, La Trappe Jubilaris 87, Rochefort Trappistes 8 100, Rochefort Trappistes 10 100, Bockor Omer Traditional Blond 80, Chimay Rouge (Red) / PremiŤre 99, Chimay Triple / Blanche (White) / Cinq Cents 99, 3 Fonteinen Oude Kriek 99, Barb„r Bok 92, Barb„r 85, Gulden Draak 99, Gulden Draak 9000 Quadruple 96
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117 reviews for Waterhuis aan de Bierkant
 Ambiance  82%
 Service  70%
 Selection  76%
 Food  68%
 Value  72%
 Overall  78%
 Rating  88%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
tom10101  (205) Quebec | May 5, 2014
Visited on a Saturday afternoon. Beautiful place located in the earth of Ghent. The terrace has a beautiful view on the canal. The inside small, but beautiful too and well decorated. Service was fast and quite friendly. Tap selection is limited in both quantity and quality. Bottle selection is wider, but thereís no rarities here... only Belgian classics. Good prices for both taps and bottles considering how central it is. A nice place to visit with the missus on a sunny day to drink a Drie Fonteinen Gueuze on the terrace. You donít go there for the selection though, at least not anymore.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Hansen  (89) Assentoft, Denmark | May 4, 2014
Nice small beerplace, just down to the water. Has a nice selection of beers and frindly service.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
miquelcrush  (103) Granollers, Spain | February 25, 2014
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
Jeroenhensen  (20) Dongen, Netherlands | February 14, 2014
Zoals een belgisch biercafe hoort te zijn, alleen was de bediening deze avond niet erg vriendelijk.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Dedollewaitor  (362) Odense, Denmark | January 15, 2014
By the water. Cozy and old fashioned. 3 house beers from gaverhopke and Van steenberge. Friendly and Fairly priced. No rare treats but a fine selection.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 2/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 11/20
aleigator  (10) , Germany | January 2, 2014
The bar in Ghent with the largest variety of beers. Directly located in the center of the city, this place is always very crowded, no matter if its in the middle of the day or at nighttime. Has a cozy atmosphere, not too much room, it got two levels, the second one was more pleasant, because of the nice view. They sell many different beers, including three home-made brews, which are very recommendable. Also you can buy tasty cheese with mustard, which goes very well with most of their beers. The odd thing about this place was a houserule which doesnít make any sense to me. We revisted on the day we were leaving, to buy a bottle of Gandavum, their housebeer, but werenít able to get it, because they only sell it from 4 p.m. in the afternoon. Seeing all those people around that space already drinking their beer, that rule seemed kind of unreasonable. Working in the Altbiertown Duesseldorf I made the opposite experience, breweries sell their beer only till the early evening, because then, their taproom gets too crowded, and they donít want the botteled beer to interfere with the ones on tap. That actually made sense to me.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
finol  (47) Stockholm, Sweden | December 21, 2013
A wide selection of most of the best of what Belgium have to offer. Food rating for the place next door, nice Belgian cuisine
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
JamesAllon  (104) , Norway | December 7, 2013
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
77ships  (114) Antwerpen, Belgium | November 24, 2013
The building looks very picturesque on the outside seeing as how it lies next to the water. There is something almost medieval in its appearance in how it looks like on the outside next to the canal. The inside looks traditional, dark brown appearance and vibes. With two floors and a slight maze-like feel. Sadly the place was terribly packed and gave a confined feel with less people this could be really something. There was no place to be anywhere, all the spots were taken, you couldnít stand anywhere without obstructing the way of the servers. There were even people outside & it was cold outside and no other establishments had people out on the terrace. This appears to be the natural condition of this establishment. We got samples of the 3 house beers and went outside. Sadly none of them were exiting, given how crowded it was I didnít even brows the menu. Service was understandably rushed considering the crowds. They held up well considering the amount of people in here. Not a bad place but a bit too popular for its own good I would say. Food appeared to limited to snacks.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
markextrae  (31) , Netherlands | November 19, 2013
first we had dinner next door, awesome that you can order the beers from the bar. after dinner we spent some hours in the bar. nice warm place with a good selection of beers. worth a visit when you are in gent

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