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Cum Laude

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Belgian, European
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here to celebrate a conference dinner. I don't think a lot of people have the opportunity to eat at a restaurant with 1 Michelin star located in a UNESCO heritage site. I don't even have to describe this place, just Google it and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank leitocg
Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

Going for a luncheon with old schoolfriends, and I knew the Faculty Club as a hotel, but didn't expect to discover a gastronomic restaurant overhere.... Overall: very professional service, from welcoming,reception, to the waiting team. We had the 'business lunch' and I really felt pampered....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 531marcd
Reviewed April 25, 2019

This was our first meal at Cum Laude. We went for diner and based our choice on positive ratings on several booking sites. We choose the 4 course seasonal menu. It was preceded by 3 amuse bouche. The quality of the food surpsssed our expectations....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 79louh
Reviewed March 6, 2019

Once again the quality of both dishes and service was excellent. It is always a pleasure being in these premises for lunch or dinner. Staff is very stylish and discrete. The setting is unique.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MarcelL1683
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Dining at Cum Laude-Faculty club in Leuven is best explained by superlatives. Perfect service, great atmosphere and excellent, tasteful and beautifully executed food. The club is located at the Groot Begijnhof and about 25 minutes walking distance from the station.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

Great food, great service and a very nice setting. The food was surprising, with small surprises in between the courses. I really recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Fredrik P
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Faculty Club - Cum Laude offers great luncheon options al fresco under a perfectly shaded terrace ... great menu options, set recommended lunch options (also vegetarian !), nice wine options too ... professional, be it rather stand-off-ish service ... very discrete, unless University related ;-)

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank streetMartin
Reviewed June 25, 2018

The three course meal was great. The vegetable dishes and risotto were really really good. Chicken and the dessert were a bit more regular, but everything was cooked to perfection and tasted good. The area and the different rooms are very interesting and athmospheric.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Vanhitvonder
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Food was amazing! We arrived 15 min before closing and the staff was welcoming and accommodating. Save room for the bread pudding, best I have ever had!!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mark338CAV
Reviewed June 22, 2018

What an amazing place! The atmosphere is quaint and very academic. The food was well presented and of a good quality. A hidden gem in Leuven.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rix_11
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