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French, Belgian, European
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Tiensestraat 32, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 22 50 65
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant with a reservation . But we still had to wait this wasn't a big issue as the staff was friendly enough and apologized and did his best to entertain us while we waited. Ambiance and decoration is really nice. All other waiters and staff where very smiley with some small chitchat that make the ambiance... More 

Thank Christophe0703
gent, belgium
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

after the museum visit we went to the Troubadour and choose the lunchmenu with the choice between fish and meat. I ordered the bass as main dish.Starter was Ok, but unfortunately the fish was already some time waiting to get served and was coldish. The tiramisu was very good.

1 Thank dirk v
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Hi Went to eat with my father and my friend. We had to wait 10 min, but after we received a nice table by the waiter. We ordered chicken volauvent, mussels and my friend ordered a steak tartare, which arrived after 25 mins so we didn't had to wait long. As my friend was not capable to prepare the steak... More 

3 Thank Sheila h
Leuven, Belgium
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

A good selection of tasty dishes, nice wines and of course the Belgian beers. Also vegetarians will enjoy this restaurant.

Thank raymondclaes
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

They do an excellent job of Belgian cuisine. I had the flemish stew and my husband the chicken with ham and melted cheese. We were so impressed, we dined there again two days later. Again, excellent food and service. The dining room is also very romantic and has fabulous lighting to provide a relaxing experience.

Thank Alicia G
Dursley, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

A thoroughly excellent place to experience traditional Belgian cuisine at it's best. Lovely steaks and a wide selection of mussel dishes. Excellent service and good wine list - not cheap but worth it.

Thank J970
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

It was extremely cold inside as the door of the restaurant was open, several guests were complaining. The boss (probably the owner) was rude and extremely unpolite as he kept leaving the door open, when the guests were feeling cold. Old-fashioned but stylish interior design. Good food, professional staff.

Thank Nicolas W
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We had dinner in a beautiful summer evening. Sat outside in relatively quiet pedestrian streat. We ate delicious mussels. The service was good and friendly. Prices are reasonable.

1 Thank Amsath68
New York City, New York
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75 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Elegant surroundings -- despite the warm weather and the possibility of dining outside we preferred indoors -- at mid-range prices. I would have expected higher prices given the environment. A good list of Belgian beers, and an equally fine wine list, The menu offers various options but we went with the Flemish. We both had the beer stew which we... More 

Thank TMarchives
Brussels, Région De Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great evening, celebrating an anniversary. Salua is the most sympathetic waitress ever, she even speaks italian 😄

Thank Kristin H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 108
French, Belgian, European
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tiensestraat 32, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 22 50 65

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