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Mechelsestraat 25, Leuven 3000, Belgium
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Tue 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Brussels, Belgium
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were passing by, searching for a quick meal. We tried the mix of cheese, pizza and vegetables, well presented and nice food.

Thank Rodrigo C
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Zoff offers simple but creative Italian flavours well presented. The staff are friendly and efficient. The whole picture is located in the charming Mechelsestraat in the heart of Leuven.

Thank Keith S
Leuven, Belgium
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393 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Zoff is situated in a pedestrial street. They offer a terrace on teh street and in the small garden. Service is friendly, when crowded sometimes a bit slower, but no problem, it's a nice place for 'people watching'. The food is italian, you should try one of the two 'taglieri': shared food platters with cold meat, vegetables, antipasti, pizzetta, ...... More 

Thank michel l
Genk, Belgium
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I'll keep it short: Great food, beautiful place, great choice, fresh ingredients, great staff. If you want to go for the better choice of Italian food in Leuven, search no more!

Thank Xdegraaf
Mechelen, Belgium
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255 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

This is not just a pizzeria, this is a small, cosy and trendy Italian style restaurant. Original dishes in an original setting. Situated in the center of Leuven, close to the lively squares and shopping streets. Restaurant is very popular and quite small, so will always be full on week-end evenings.

Thank Luk V
Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

This catchy Italian restaurant – as it advertises itself – has indeed a catchy trendy interior, a kind of place-m’as-tu-vu where young hipsters like to hang out to say they’ve been there, but has unfortunately bad food (but who cares, you’ve been there and joined the hype, right?). Very expensive salads look like they’re thrown on a wooden plate, with... More 

2 Thank Ku_en_Ma
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Zoff is already for years an excellent trendy place for nice Italian food in Leuven. Seventies, lush interior. More a breakfast an lunch place than a place for dinner. Legendary plates with anti-pasti. For breakfast, the fritata padana is recommended.

Thank Pascal Cools
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

My partner and I enjoyed our lunch at Zoff - We ordered the shared platter for 2 and it was huge, fresh and delicious! They were very busy as it was a sunny day so outside was packed, the waiters though busy were not super friendly/attentive. All in all we enjoyed our experience.

Thank Steph S
Leuven, Belgium
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

It had been a while since we last went to Zoff, but we wanted to enjoy a dark and wet afternoon with a delicious tagliere di Max deluxe. The tomato and mozzarella and the parmigiana were tastefull. Two yummy bruschetta, two not so yummy bruschetta and 4 really dry olive Ascolane (mine are ten times better if I say so... More 

Thank RietGabriel
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142 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

One more example of how you can charge anything in Belgium if only you look trendy and quality is not too bad. This restaurants presents itself as real Italian but panini and tramezzini really don't cost EUR13-15 in Italy, and they don't look like a salad either...... Not to mention the mini pizzas with maxi prices....... We had the tagliatelle... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mechelsestraat 25, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: 0032016297510

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