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The Lodge

Kantineplein 1, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
016 207433
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Ranked #21 of 23 restaurants in Heverlee
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Most recent review
- Jul 9, 2014
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Leuven, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Pretty bad price/quality: meat was very though, sauce was almost liquid, waiters forgot our order and the rain was seeping in. Only reason I come here: nice terrace and in the vicinity of the univeristy. Ok for drinks, but will not eat here again.

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Leuven, Belgium
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

It is more a tavern as a restaurant but THE food is also very good There. It was Nice because we wantend to sit outside as it was a warm summer afternoon. Over THE weekend it is very crowdy and you might not Find a place and do not know if you have THE possibility to make reservations.

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Leuven, Belgium
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

OK to have a coffee when strawling in the Arenbergh park, or for an occasional quick "steak and fries" lunch. No particular pros or cons.

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Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

My companion asked the permanent waiter to not garnish my plate as I am not supposed to eat uncooked food during pregnancy in order to protect the baby against possible infections. The permanent waiter responded very coldly to this and demanded what I did not want with my pasta dish. So I explained to him that I did not want... More

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Brussels, Belgium
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

This restaurant has a nice setting and a great terrace. Our lunch here was not that great, though. Very average. The homemade hamburger was very dry. it had half an onion on top, badly cut (I mean literally an onion chopped in half). The croque was small, not enough for a good meal. The salade niçoise had lots of celery... More

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Arlon, Belgium
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013 via mobile

The Lodge Hotel combines the rustic charm of an old farm house with the modern comfort. For 20 euros more you can have a suite and a bottle of wine, breakfast is included and it is nicely served on a veranda. You can have underground parking for a small fee but wifi is free of charge. You will need to... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012 via mobile

A chef serving a steak tartare like the one I had today, should be fired on the spot. I never had such terrible, ground and tasteless meat with all the ingredients on the side. Mixing a good steak tartare is a skill a chef worthy of his name should have. Buying high quality ingredients too.

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Tienen, Belgium
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

If you are close to the Arenberg castle in Leuven (Heverlee), it is probably one of the nicest ambients with good food. Prices are normal.

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Leuven, Belgium
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

Nice place to go to with family and friends. Atmosphere is quiet and relaxed. Food is very tasty and staff polite and helpful.

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Schaerbeek, Belgium
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84 reviews 84 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

Good restaurant in Heverlee, where you can enjoy a lunch with colleagues, friends, or your family. The personel is very polite and friendly, and the atmosphere there is quiet and relaxing. The menu offers a reasonable variety of dishes; pasta, traditional Belgium food, fish and meat. Though quite commonly found in most restaurants, dishes there are nicely presentes and significantly... More

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