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Mechelsestraat 25, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Antipasto lunch with fresh produce

My partner and I enjoyed our lunch at Zoff - We ordered the shared platter for 2 and it was huge, fresh and delicious! They were very busy as it was a sunny day so outside was packed, the waiters though busy were not super friendly/attentive. All in all we enjoyed our experience.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Steph S
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English first
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

My partner and I enjoyed our lunch at Zoff - We ordered the shared platter for 2 and it was huge, fresh and delicious! They were very busy as it was a sunny day so outside was packed, the waiters though busy were not super friendly/attentive. All in all we enjoyed our experience.

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Leuven, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

It had been a while since we last went to Zoff, but we wanted to enjoy a dark and wet afternoon with a delicious tagliere di Max deluxe. The tomato and mozzarella and the parmigiana were tastefull. Two yummy bruschetta, two not so yummy bruschetta and 4 really dry olive Ascolane (mine are ten times better if I say so... More 

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belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

One more example of how you can charge anything in Belgium if only you look trendy and quality is not too bad. This restaurants presents itself as real Italian but panini and tramezzini really don't cost EUR13-15 in Italy, and they don't look like a salad either...... Not to mention the mini pizzas with maxi prices....... We had the tagliatelle... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I just loved the food here. This restaurant is small too like most in Leuven but serves great food. The food is cooked so meticulously and well presented. Worth the value for money!

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Another great lunch at this peculiar place, nice service, decent food, good drinks and the possibility to order extra. I like the feel of this bar/coffeehouse/restaurant,... Also recommandable is a get together with friends in the afternoon and start with a extended apero!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Very trendy and lounge atmosphere. Never been dissappointed by the food or drinks. Their combo platters are definitely worth it. Do mind the opening hours!

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We stop at this place from time to time when in Leuven. Never been dissappointed by thefood or drinks. The interiour is rather dark but in summer time you also can enjoy the outdoor seating in the Mechelsestraat.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We had lunch at Zoff on a pleasant Saturday afternoon. We had toasted sandwiches with a tuna salad and a glass of rose. Service was kind of slow, maybe because it was quite busy, however one could expect that on a Saturday afternoon in a lovely town as Leuven. Anyway, we had a capuccino afterwards and the bill was EUR... More 

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Leuven
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Place has a very trendy feel to it from the outside, always lots of people sitting outside. Inside is a bit dark. The food itself is okay, but very expensive: cheapest item on the menu is a rather bland minestrone for no less than 10 euros. In my opinion, there are far better options for typical Italian lunch dishes in... More 

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Haasrode
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Authentic Italian lunch dishes, including fabolous antipasta plate. Cocktails are also top, try Zoff cocktail; busy, cosy place to start the evening...

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Address: Mechelsestraat 25, Leuven 3000, Belgium
Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
Cuisine: Italian

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  • Address: Mechelsestraat 25, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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