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Sint-Jansbergsesteenweg 171, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
016 296979
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 63
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent modern food with very pleasant service

Couvert Couvert is one of two restaurants in Leuven which has one Michelin star. It is a bit outside of the city center so if you stay in a hotel there it is about a 10 minute taxi ride away. The overall set-up of Couvert Couvert is very nice. The restaurant is decorated in a modern way but the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Michael H
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Paris, France
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Paris, France
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58 reviews 58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Couvert Couvert is one of two restaurants in Leuven which has one Michelin star. It is a bit outside of the city center so if you stay in a hotel there it is about a 10 minute taxi ride away. The overall set-up of Couvert Couvert is very nice. The restaurant is decorated in a modern way but the main... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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96 reviews 96 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Very modern cuisine with excellent tastes . Innovative , very healthy and tasty combinations . Very fair price quality . Excellent service - and many nice attentions .

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Chonburi, Thailand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The food is excellent, as most restaurant guides indicate. The service is very good. the But I am afraid that not many people will linger long after dinner.

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Leuven, Belgium
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We had visted couvert couvert 2 years ago and we really enjoyed the food, the servise and the atmosphere. This time we felt the difference! Althought the place design was more taken care ogand beautiful, the overal value seemed lower than before. The prices are more expensive, the dishes seemed smaller and the waiters were not professional: they forgot the... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Welcoming staff. Minimalist décor. The chef, trained as pastry chefs, brings precision in the preparation of their dishes which present a subtle balance of flavours, like this perfectly cooked Atlantic pollock associated with bergamot, ginger and a smoked-hay sauce.

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Elewijt, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We had a dellicious dinner with friends in this restaurant on the outskirts of Leuven.. The menu was very original with a variety of tastes and smells. From the appetizers to the cofffee, all was perfectly in balance and of high quality. Our favourite was the dish with chicory and the generous topping of black truffles. A real delight. The... More 

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Wezemaal, Belgium
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We had come here invited by our friends. We all agreed that it wasn't just the palate of our tongue that was undergoing a marvelous experience. Our senses of smell were also taken from this world and brought to places we hadn't dreamed of going whilst having dinner. The staff were a pleasure as well. A very big thank you... More 

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Algarve, Portugal
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98 reviews 98 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We had a birthday party and the big menu and it was amazing the different plates and tastes we got realy special friendly service and interesting location

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

For a special occasion we wanted a good restaurant in the Leuven area. Inspired by the reviews on Tripadvisor, we were looking forward to a nice experience on Thursday night. There was nothing wrong with the food, presentations were cleverly done, no big surprises, no big let downs. but we were could not get inspired either by the service or... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The food at couvert couvert has never been bad. I've been there about 4 times on (group) business lunches and the only negative thing I can say about our last visit that it was too much of the same. All courses had fish and it felt a little bit repetative. In all fairness it was the first time I experienced... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sint-Jansbergsesteenweg 171, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven  >  Heverlee
  • Phone Number: 016 296979

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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