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Leuven Belgian Beer Cafe

) #33 of 697 Restaurants in Wellington $$ - $$$ , , Cafe
135-137 Featherston Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
+64 4-499 2939
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“mussels” (161 reviews)
“fries” (43 reviews)
“belgium beer” (13 reviews)
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Belgian, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
135-137 Featherston Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came on two separate nights.Wait staff friendly and efficient . One meal ok,steak a bit on the chewy side but came out rare as requested.Downside were warm roast vegetables,which turned out to be watery steamed carrot and potato .The manager was very apologetic about...More

Thank elsthorpe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot for a pre-dinner drink. Rose on your wine list was divine, service impeccable and frits on fleek!

Thank Fleur N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Moules et frite in the Leuven was a large bowl of plump and succulent mussels. I chose the safron, garlic and tomato. It is served with frite (chips) and mayonnaise ......Belgian style. Unfortunately for my waistline, there was a deal on on a Monday......double mussels...More

Thank DavidBrittain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with the family for breakfast... Served by a very pleasant French lady and the service was fantastic! The food was pretty average... Bacon was dry and tasteless, not even the kids ate theirs... Eggs also over cooked... No consistency, Not very pleasant in...More

Thank Bryce T
Reviewed July 14, 2017

A consistent standard greets you every time at the Leuven Belgium Beer Cafe in Wellington. On our visit I had the lamb shank pie and what a treat this is whenever I have it. It's obviously prepared in advance, but it is piping hot, tasty...More

Thank rotowhenua
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Originally he p,an was just to pop in for a beer. And very nice beer it was too. But we saw the people next to us tuck into a pan of mussels, and, with the effects of the Leffe beer now being felt, decided to...More

Thank Adventuresoftheanon
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Good food and beer. The atmosphere was also good:) Would recommend to people who love mussels and beer!

Thank Welly-Welly
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Good atmosphere and nice decor - food average, good beer choice. Service very good. Here on lions tour

1  Thank lumpyWales
Reviewed June 28, 2017

The food is awesome, the service is friendly, the place is cosy and warm. Love the beer served in its own special glass - a must to visit every time we come to Wellington.

Thank MacDutch
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Visited Leuven early evening as walk in guests. Good atmosphere with diners mixing in with people enjoying the great selection of beers. Menu gives all the information you need. We opted for the mussels which on arrival did not disappoint. Nice bottle of house white...More

Thank Droglite
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July 22, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135-137 Featherston Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-499 2939
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