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Couvert Couvert

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Sint-Jansbergsesteenweg 171, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
+32 16 29 69 79
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Leuven, Belgium
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

my husband surprised me on our anniversary dinner and I was extremely surprised on how great the service was and the food looked and tasted amazing. I didn't expect that there was a classy restaurant like this in Leuven. I loved how the waiters explained everything they served and made an effort to speak English to me and Nederlands to... More 

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Thank JessicaBonney
Leuven, Belgium
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

It's ok to dine there, sometimes a dish is great, some others are not more than average But for that amount of money there are 5 better places in the neighbourhood to spend your dollars on

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Thank belgisch2014
Sint-Joris-Winge, Belgium
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

We have been here a few times before, but each time it is just fantastic. Although you might expect from a one star Michelin restaurant that everything is very formal, you will feel at home immediately. Owners and staff are very friendly, they make you feel comfortable, and they all are very knowledgeable. We always take the (extended) menu, because... More 

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Thank Renet_58
Leuven, Belgium
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150 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Invited here by a supplier (Luckily!) and was pleasantly surprised. First of all,you can have drinks in the garden with complimentary canapes if the weather is nice. After you are showed into a lovely restaurant. service was excellent along with all the plates we had. everything was original and lived up to the fine dining experience. We opted for the... More 

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Thank mbfdtravel
Brussels, Belgium
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61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

This restaurant has a very nice interior decoration, splendid dishes and a very good service. Their menu is excellent and it is highly recommended when you are in the Leuven area!

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Thank TimEng
Leuven, Belgium
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

nice atmosphere, with different corners and enough privacy. very nice service, with an eye for detail and the guests. professional but not cold. the appetizers were very divers and set high expectations. these were certainly, only one dish was less to my liking. desert and coffee concluded a lovely meal on the same high level.

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Thank veerle d
Geneva
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

Couvert Couvert is a gem. The drive, plane or train ride is well worth it. The food is delicate, balanced and well presented. The space is elegant and minimal. A lovely atmosphere in an unexpected venue with charming hosts.

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Thank swisscritic
Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

Actually I went there very often with a high level of satisfaction. I have never been disappointed even if I am really hard to please regarding the food and the wine! The atmosphere is absolutely not stilted but professional. I love it! Booking is highly recommended.

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Thank McLepel
Melbourne, Florida
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016

Enjoyed the lunch, creative and copious. A lot of small extras dishes. Great service, and pleasant owner. The accompanying wine was Sicilian and I did not really care for it. I also found the 8 euros per glass expensive for the small serving. Very nice appetizer of smoked yet tender chicken. The main course was non nondescript wild fish which... More 

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Thank PatrickBarbary
Nairobi, Kenya
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

STARTED WITH AN APERO ON THE TERRACE OUTSIDE, then when to the restaurant. Sober decoration, max around twenty people, food was superb, service more then ok, dutch speaking with slight accent but we are close to the language border, I really enjoyed my evening. What makes them better then the other star restaurants in the neighbourhood is their excellent choice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sint-Jansbergsesteenweg 171, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven  >  Heverlee
  • Phone Number: +32 16 29 69 79

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