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Cuisine of Leuven for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Traditional treats of Leuven are considered pastries, cheese, wine and local beer. These goodies make the national cuisine special and unique. The honorable place of local cuisine is occupied by meat treats and sausages. Spicy sausages pietermanworst made from veal with an addition of mustard and cheese are the most popular delicacy among fans of beer. In the local restaurants visitors are offered to order a pate, a popular dish made from slices of veal liver and minced meat.
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Meat lovers will enjoy the kotmadam cake. Pie filling consists of minced meat and fruit; spicy blend of ingredients makes the taste of this cake just excellent. In addition to the favorite brand of beer, visitors of restaurants and pubs usually offer fonske sandwiches, which are made from freshly baked bread and minced turkey with an addition of herbs and spices.
Oude Geuze and Gildenbier remain the most popular beers among locals; residents of other European countries usually know local beer by the name of Stella Artois. This beer has begun its history more than six hundred years ago; the drink can be safely called a real national pride of Leuven. Copyright
In Leuven, shopping fans will have a chance to explore not only interesting stores but also colorful markets. Near the Cathedral on Smoldersplein Street, you'll find a wonderful flea market … Open
Among gastronomic establishments, the popular pub Lapaz is worth visiting. There, in addition to beer and branded snacks, visitors can enjoy creative cocktails. Part of the pub tables are located on the street, so visitors always have an opportunity to relax in the fresh air. According to seasoned travelers, the best Belgian beers are served in the Commerce restaurant. It also has a pleasant menu, so you can dine well and taste all the local treats here. The restaurant is located near the picturesque boulevard, so visitors always have an opportunity to go for a walk after dinner.
Classic budget Pizza Hut restaurant is also very popular among guests of the city; there are always a lot of visitors. In addition to pizza and hot sandwiches, you can also order fresh vegetable salads and soft drinks. Place can boast not only with acceptable prices, but also with a fast service. Ice cream lovers should visit the T Galetje cafe. Taking a table on the spacious terrace, visitors can enjoy a favorite treat and admire nearby attractions at the same time.
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Today, restaurants of various gastronomic directions are widespread in Leuven. Thus, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisines are represented by Karamna Snack. This popular restaurant serves excellent kebabs, meat dishes are served with various sauces and fried potatoes. Many regular guests of the restaurant visit it to enjoy their favorite oriental desserts.
Bug Connoisseurs of French cuisine would probably prefer Tribunal bistro restaurant. It is characterized by a welcoming and casual atmosphere; this restaurant is perfect for organizing a family lunch or dinner. Here they prepare fresh vegetable salads, steaks, and original seafood dishes. A huge selection of soft drinks and desserts are always available to guests.
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In Heverlee, you will find Couvert Couvert, an upscale restaurant that is considered one of the most prestigious and expensive in the region. It specializes in European cuisine, a significant part of the restaurant's menu is occupied by classic French dishes. All its dishes are presented in a spectacular way, the restaurant itself delights guests with a refined and solemn atmosphere. It would be the best place to organize a banquet or a romantic dinner.
Leuven All grilled meat lovers will surely appreciate specialties of Gainsbourg Restaurant. Its specialization is Belgian cuisine, while some special dishes are prepared according to original recipes. The restaurant's signature dish is barbecue meats. In addition to hearty meat dishes, visitors can order the best Belgian beers.
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Etna Trattoria represents Italian cuisine. Many dishes, including pizza, are prepared in a wood-burning oven, which makes the food incredibly tasty and beautiful. In this restaurant, you can always try homemade pasta, which is made exclusively by hand, as well as order interesting seafood specialties.
Leuven One of the best Belgian restaurants in Leuven is Zappaz. On its menu, one can find the most popular meat and vegetable dishes, traditional Belgian desserts, and regional wines. Vegetarians are offered a separate menu, as it serves a lot of interesting vegetable dishes.
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♥   Restaurant '’t Zwart Schaap' Leuven. Type - Traditional cuisine|Classic cuisine. 0.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Trente' Leuven. Type - Creative. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'EssenCiel' Leuven. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Osteria Michele' Leuven. Type - Italian. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'd’Artagnan' Leuven. Type - Classic cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Bistro Tribunal' Leuven. Type - Meats and grills|Classic cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Zarza' Leuven. Type - Belgian. 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Faculty Club' Leuven. Type - Modern cuisine. 1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Het land aan de Overkant' Heverlee . Type - Modern cuisine. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Arenberg' Heverlee. Type - Classic cuisine. 3.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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