Dear Friend of Flanders,

In view of the COVID-19-situation, specific safety measures and additional restrictions are currently in place across Belgium. You will find more detailed information on following website. For the latest travel advice to our country, please consult your local authorities.

If you are travelling to Flanders, Brussels or elsewhere in Belgium for a duration of 48 hours or more, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form, within the 48 hours before your arrival in Belgium. 

Take good care of yourself and each other and keep it safe and healthy.  

We hope to welcome you again soon, with twice the heart, love and hospitality. 

Warm regards,

In 1937, Florent Van Hecke opened a chocolate shop in Koestraat in Ghent. Driven by the same passion, his son Arthur succeeded him. In 1988, his son Florent, the third generation, took over the shop. He expanded the chocolate business to sell cakes, pastries and ice cream. The elaborate chocolate cakes soon became a great success. Five years ago, Florent’s son Stephen became a partner in the business. In 2014 the shop was extended to include a charming tearoom and terrace. Chocolate workshops are also organised on request. After 75 years, the business’ mission remains to deliver high-quality products that give chocolate lovers ‘A Taste Of Enjoyment In Life’.


Koestraat 42
9000 Ghent


+32 9 225 43 57

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