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Kapeldreef 46, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
016 224775
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
great to be back

brilliant, great enjoyable. environment is good. good service. good food and price quality. overall good

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
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76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Singapore, Singapore
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

brilliant, great enjoyable. environment is good. good service. good food and price quality. overall good

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

1 star restaurant and that is a very nice experience. You feel a guest in every way. A special guest I might say. From the parking space to the bathroom. We loved the food and wines. They were generously refilling glasses. Definately worth the money! 150 euro for the "all the way-dinner" with wines and waters, apero and coffee. Money... More 

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Geel, Belgium
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72 reviews 72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Return visit for business lunch, consistent high performance, friendly staff, superior service. As starter slightly warm dish with lobster, kingcrab, crayfish bisque sause, espuma wonderful, perfectly cooked. For main seabass with season vegetables, cooked to perfection. Finished with panna-cotta, koffee and premium selection of sweets. For wine, classic French Meursault. Good price – quality rating

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Leuven, Belgium
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146 reviews 146 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

5th visit now over the years. We had a perfect 5-course lunch at a reasonable price. Attractive winelist with some very nice non-French wines. Try for instance the american red wines or, my favoutite, the red wine from Mallorca! We were very pleased with the award winning course which had all flemish ingredients such as the confit porc shoulder. We'll... More 

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Paris, France
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

One of the best restaurants I ever went to. We booked the table last minute and needed to have dinner early. Staff was perfect. I had lobster for starters (suggestion of the day), and then I had the sea bass. Both excellent. With a Chablis 1er cru - outstanding. The bread was homemade. For desserts, I had the pineapple millefeuille,... More 

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Kortenberg, Belgium
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I had a perception of a traditional Michelin star cuisine, but I was really impressed with the innovative and creative approach. I adored the chariot of suits. The business lunch is just perfect also in price.

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Brussels, Belgium
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41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

We have eaten here quite a few times and have considered it to be the best restuarant that we have visited in Belgium by quite a large margin. Food was very good as usual, but the service was a little less attentive than normal - our friends asked three times for bread before any was delivered, it was busy but... More 

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Brussels
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This was the 4th time I have eaten at this restaurant and I've always been delighted. We were warmly welcomed by the owner's wife who explained the menus in detail - in English. There's an option of dining in the veranda or the main room. Tables are well spaced to offer a degree of privacy. We were offered 2 appetizers... More 

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Heverlee, Belgium
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Yes, this is a Michelin star restaurant, and the food will not disappoint you, on the contrary, every time, every dish, is like a meal made in heaven. But what attracts me most in Arenberg, is the atmosphere. The friendliness, the service, it all keeps up with the high standard of a Michelin star restaurant, without however giving me the... More 

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Haasrode
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Confirmed michelin star cuisine, coquilles w/ rissotto was delicious, wines included in menu were very good, this saturday lunch formula is of a very good price/quality ratio. A pity we were charged at full price for our 10 year old daughter, although she did not have complete menu (incl. paying for drinking still table water)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kapeldreef 46, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven  >  Heverlee
  • Phone Number: 016 224775

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  • Cuisine: French

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