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Most pleasant terrace in Ghent
Best eel in the green of Ghent
Best mussels with fresh fries in East Flanders


Restaurant Nenuphar is an established value in Ghent.


Located along  the banks of the Lys river in the village idyllic of Afsnee and about 10 minutes' drive from Ghent center.

There is a possibility to moor at the quay of the restaurant when doing a boat trip from or to Ghent, Sint-Martens-Latem or Deurle. 


Restaurant Nenuphar is frequently attended by the Ghent family scene since the 19th century.

The interior is modern but cosy with respect for authentic elements, such as the beautiful paintings of Gustave De Smet.

A spacious terrace and separate meeting room (Boathouse) with a great view on the Lys river characterize this restaurant.

The menu offers a wide selection of trendy and classical dishes.

Nenuphar is part of Les Brasseries de Breyne:

Cafe Theatre in Ghent center, Patyntje in Ghent, Brasserie Klooster in De Pinte, Restaurant Vosselaere Put in Bachte-Maria-Leerne en Barque a Jack in Ghent.

Wake up with a great view on the Lys river? Book one of our hotel rooms!

Charging station for electric cars available.

Michelin Gids Restaurant Nenuphar
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