J.E.F InteriorOn the recommendation of the barman at Jigger’s, I made the short journey from the historich centrum ‎of Gent to J.E.F for a quick lunch before playing with the Belgian trains on my journey home to Scotland. I’d booked for lunch precisely on midday, so was the first luncher to arrive. The place immediately …

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Eat Love Pizza Eat your hear outAfter a long day at the Belgian salt mines, I was in need of a meal that was not too complicated but would quickly bring pleasure. Pizza seemed to fit the bill. I stumbled upon a place called Eat Love Pizza which given it was rammed with men and …

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Jigger’s Noble Drugstore Exterior during the dayI’m always keen to seek out cocktail bars in new cities. Sadly on my trip to Gent the days didn’t fall favourably for putting more than one place through its paces. But I’m confident that Jigger’s Noble Drugstore is one of the best in the city so I was …

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VOKA Health Congres Lunch – Sir Catering CrackersI don’t often write about the lunches at various conferences and events I attend mainly because they’re either totally uninspiring or I avoid them completely. However, as part of my recent trip to Gent I had a lunch that was outstandingly good so it merited a review of …

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Pakhuis ExteriorBelgium is one of those countries I’ve only really visited in passing or by mistake. But recently I had the opportunity to spend a couple of days there on business so was able to inspect it in more relaxed detail. Having negotiated the journey from Charleroi to Gent, checked into a hotel and borrowed …

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