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  • Uit Steppe & Oase
  • A somewhat hidden tea-house with a beautiful green courtyard, right in the city center. Ideal place to stop, relax & enjoy refreshing teas with one of their delicious cakes or pies.
  • Address:
    • Jan Breydelstraat 21
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0)9 224 07 36
  • Barista Coffee&Cake
  • Go to Barista for a great cup of coffee, or tea, with fabulously thick slices of cake. They also sell organic & artisan breads, and have beautiful artwork begging to be appreciated.
  • Address:
    • Hippoliet Lippensplein 25
    • or Meerseniersstraat 16
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 488 46 98 30
  • Julie's House
  • If you've got taste for the sweet stuff, head to Julie's House: they serve homemade cupcakes, tarts and other delicious pastries. Open from Wednesday till Sunday.
  • Address:
    • Kraanlei 13
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 233 33 90
  • Gwenola Pannenkoekenhuis
  • Gwenola is a friendly, family-owned pancake house with a real feel-good atmosphere. You'll find a large range of distinctive sweet & savoury pancakes.
  • Address:
    • Voldersstraat 66
    • 9000
    • Ghent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 223 17 39
  • Moochie
  • For frozen yogurt, or delicious ice-cream, made only from the healthiest ingredients, head to Moochie. Total quality is guaranteed, as is an endless range of toppings.
  • Address:
    • Klein Turkije 14
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 468 27 04 13
  • De Ijs-ster
  • De Ijs-ster is a family business with 25 years of quality, craftsmanship and tradition. They serve home-made ice-cream, sorbets, ice-cream cakes and desserts.
  • Address:
    • Rijsenbergstraat 8
    • 9000
    • Ghent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 233 44 66
  • Quetzal Chocolate Bar
  • Here you'll find all things chocolate: fresh-made chocolate brownies, chocolate milkshakes, chocolate ice-cream and even chocolate fondue. Open all days of the week!
  • Address:
    • Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 99
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 224 15 27
  • Brasserie Agrea
  • This small cozy brasserie has a dramatic view onto the fountains of the Sint-Baafsplein. It also has an unique, secluded terrace, letting you enjoy peace & quiet with your food & drink.
  • Address:
    • Sint-Baafsplein 42
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 233 85 00
  • Leonidas Chocolates & Cafe
  • A chocolate shop that's also a café, chocolates are one among many delicious confections. But no visit is complete without one of their amazing cups of hot chocolate.
  • Address:
    • Emile Braunplein 13
    • 9000
    • Gent
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 9 372 71 84

Find the best places in Ghent for anything sweet, from pancakes and waffles to ice cream. Our guide includes Ghent tearooms and pâtisseries too. Where to buy delicious pastries or other sweet delicacies in Ghent.

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