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De Werf

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Hogeschoolplein | Hogeschoolplein, 3000, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 23 73 14
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“wraps” (18 reviews)
“chowder” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (20 reviews)
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Belgian, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Hogeschoolplein | Hogeschoolplein, 3000, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the chicken curry wrap and the home made mint ice tea. Very nice and a very reasonable price. The service was very friendly.

Thank Karolien B
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Not in the heart of town, but reasonably accessible for a pleasant lunch in lovely, garden surroundings. We ordered gemengde sla met spek, gebakken appelkes, feta kaas, eike, geworpen fruit en honingvinaigrette (a mixed salad with bacon, baked apple, feta cheese, egg, fruit salad and...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

This place should be closed down. The have very low standards and over the years have lowered their customers' standard as well.

Thank Uruch B
Reviewed February 27, 2018

Their opening hours already suggest it: it's a typical student place in Leuven, not a tourist place as are many places in Leuven. Food is good there and compared to other places relatively cheap. Also the drinks are good there. Especially in the summer months...More

Thank Evenstar29
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Perfect place if you are hungry and in need of a quick but very decent meal. They have got lots of special things on the menu (I won't spoil the surprises here) and have a nice terrace outside and even give blankets when it's chilly....More

Thank ThomasCos
Reviewed December 30, 2017

I had a wrap with chicken and curry sauce over here and it was delicious. It is my all-time favourite at this place. It has nice steamed vegetables in it and you certainly leave the place with a satisfied feeling. The home made Ice-Tea's can...More

Thank Karolien B
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for hot food and affordable range, this has to be it. Ordered a pasta and the chili con cane chowder, both came in big portion. So it’s value for the the money and you can get a main course with drinks...More

Thank Annonymous289
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Very average food, but the coffee is hot and plentiful. They serve their large coffee in a thermos (you can take it to class if you ask nice and bring it back).

Thank rugger1869
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

De Werf is a treat! Their soups are the best! Its great for lunch or dinner and the service is friendly.

Thank LaurianK
Reviewed October 8, 2017

When I was a student at the KU Leuven University, I regularly dropped by at De Werf for lunch, dinner or just drinks. But in recent years I have to admit, I preferred other places. This summer however, one evening I ended up with a...More

Thank CarolienBAC
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November 30, 2016|
Response from nicky d | Reviewed this property |
you'll have toake a reservation with the restaurant itself,I just reviewed the place as a customer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hogeschoolplein | Hogeschoolplein, 3000, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 23 73 14
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