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Couvert Couvert

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

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  • 65
    Excellent
  • 29
    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
Chance finding... A lovely lunch

My husband and I came by this wonderful restaurant by chance with our 16 month old daughter. It was a beautiful sunny day and we were looking for somewhere to have a bite to eat as we were driving through the area. We were lucky that they able to accommodate us for lunch as this turned out to be... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2015
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  • French first
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English first
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My husband and I came by this wonderful restaurant by chance with our 16 month old daughter. It was a beautiful sunny day and we were looking for somewhere to have a bite to eat as we were driving through the area. We were lucky that they able to accommodate us for lunch as this turned out to be one... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

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
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

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
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 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
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 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
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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Additional Information about Couvert Couvert

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

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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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?