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“Excellent food”

Le chameau s'en fout
Ranked #83 of 511 Restaurants in Leuven
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

I have to say the food here was class. From the Gazpacho to the cheese board nothing let it down. We were there with a big group and there was an option for 3,4 or 5 course. Just be careful as if some of the group choose different course options the service can be very slow. Still the quality was worth any wait.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank DecDunne
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Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Excellent discovery in Leuven. Really surprising new cuisine with exceptional quality: risotto with calamar /squids and excellent pigeon breastfeeding. Nice wines below 35 €, ie, primitivo, priorat, vouvraY.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank lolox2013
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Reviewed May 9, 2015

Fine cuisine, friendly service, and a great ambiance. The lunch menu is both affordable and truly excellent. Well worth the detour from the more crowded spots popular with students and tourists. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: April 2015
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Reviewed March 11, 2015

Had dinner for two here. The reception was warm and welcoming, the service was professional (with a visit by the chef at our table). We took the 3-course menu with Tuna and Seafood Linguine as starters, accompanied with a Galician white wine that was perfect. My seafood Linguine was perfect, with shellfish like I've seen many times on the beach but actually never tasted. A perfect dish!
For our main courses we chose more fish, both dishes were very originally dressed, with fresh and very tasty vegetables. The chef knows what he's doing and delivered a perfect dish.
So why do I not rate this as excellent? We were a little disappointed with the desert choice, which was not very original, especially compared to the main courses. It was just OK.
Also, close to the back door we did at one point smell a wave a cigarette smoke drifting in, which in today's world of no-smoking restaurants shouldn't happen.
But these points are no reasons not to recommend this restaurant. We will definitely be back!

Date of visit: March 2015
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Thank slowlyraoundtheworld
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Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had a very good lunch there today. The portions are medium size, but ideal portions for a lunch. We had lunch for 2. Starter was a salmon tartare with some fresh asparagus sprouts, a lemon flavored pesto and blueberries. Very original and tasty combination. The main dish was a pork roast with a nice gravy and mashed potatoes with chopped black olives. We finished with espresso, no desert. The price was really a surprise, only 57 Eur for the 2 of us.
I decided to take my wife there soon to try out dinner.

Date of visit: November 2014
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1  Thank Patrick_Nobels
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