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Parijsstraat 21, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 23 24 06
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (9 reviews)
“calamares” (2 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 2:30 pmAll hours
Mexican, Greek, Mediterranean, European, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Parijsstraat 21, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We were looking forward to having a nice diner at Kalypta but were quite dissapointed when we received the menu & even more when we received our food. There's too much choice on the menu which makes it impossible to cook everything fresh. One of...More

Thank FVerlinden
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We love 'tapear' in Spain and tried 4 tapas here for lunch. The tortita (we tried the one with chicken) was the star! We also had lamb meatballs, patatas bravas and calamares: Ok, a bit overpriced maybe. Average experience, will come back for the tortita...More

Thank ABreesch
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We visited Kalypta restaurant first time in Leuven on our holiday from Portugal. we really like this restaurant very much because of that here are a lot of choise including tipical portuguees food cataplana which was really fabulous with vino verde no1 portugees wine, very...More

Thank ckmin2000
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Kalypta whilst on holiday from Spain after many years . This is a fantastic restaurant! Very nice atmosphere, huge variety of dishes. Especially really good food, staff were super friendly, attentive and accommodating. Everything's clean, tidy and very nice. This is one of...More

Thank bigbro4
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and a great choice in a central place in Leuven, next to the famous old market. The very friendly multicultural staff served our drinks and delicious Morocon dishes with couscous.

Thank Jacky V
Reviewed 14 October 2016

they have a very wide selection in their menu. I had ordered mexican, and the food was quite average. Service is also quite slow.

Thank JJ S
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We had a really nice lunch at Kalypta. Loved the tapas plate with something on it for everyone to like. Very big portion as well, we couldn't finish it !

1  Thank Tjitske Anna Z
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The restaurant dressing, as its multicultural menu was attracting us. Average food quality and nice service, made us enjoying the meal. Unfortunately the Patatas Bravas (for which we had high expectations) were not as expected.

Thank Umberto E
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We decided to eat at this restaurant due to the varied choice of menu's... They serve Greek, Mexican, Italian, Indian, Tapas and Veggie. The staff were wonderful and very friendly and come from Nepal. They make one of the best Mojito's I have tasted. We...More

Thank jacquib842
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

A great place for a nice dinner. My friend and I happily stumbled upon Kalypta and enjoyed a fantastic shrimp curry dish. They have an extensive selection of great options! The service was great and the owner was very friendly. The next time we're in...More

Thank Sydney G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parijsstraat 21, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 23 24 06
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"Trip Around The World" This is the restaurant with the largest variety of dishes you can find in the Leuven area. You can taste specials from 10 different countries. Sunny terrace, right in the middle of Leuven, near to the tourist attractions.
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