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Le Pain Quotidien

Parijsstraat 35, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 22 43 70
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good52%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“bread” (15 reviews)
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European, Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Parijsstraat 35, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great vegan brunch with a wide variety of tastes on our plate called the botanist. The recommended dishes 11 in total contained 6 vegan options. The atmosphere is pleasant and people are encouraged to talk to eachother instead of using their iwhatever....More

Thank Marcel W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is usually the spot where I take my guests out for Saturday morning breakfast: the nice decor, pleasant organic and homemade variety of breakfast choices together with the welcoming and friendly staff never ceases to leave a great impression of Leuven. Everything I have...More

Thank paul i
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped here during Saturday lunch time, and ended up with three course lunch and a coffee. The place is super crowded, but we never waited too long for anything. The food was incredibly delicious, with innovative combinations. It is a bit pricey for a...More

Thank Eva Z
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I was wandering about looking for breakfasts. Has interesting note on tables. some for those that wish to be disconnected from phones. Loved this. Good was good and staff was amazing.

Thank Ken2fortax
Reviewed 25 August 2017

As I absorbed the historical physical presence and grandeur of Leuven wandering about in the shadows of the Town Hall, St Peter’s Church, Oude Markt and University Library with its magnificent tower and appetite developed for a complementary food experience. I found a treasure trove...More

4  Thank MikTheWho
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the place itself. It was a nice day, but I got to sit outside which was good. Its busy around lunch, but there is more room inside. Good and quick service. They asked me more than once if I was happy with my service...More

Thank Elisabeth M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We used this each morning for our breakfast instead of paying a much larger sum in a local hotel. This place can get crowded and is much used by locals especially students.The breads are wonderful - very much a place to have a quick snack...More

Thank DevonFoxtrotone
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Stopped in here a couple of times for breakfast during a recent trip to Leuven. They have a lovely selection of pastries and breads, as well as cooked breakfasts and yoghurt/fruit-based stuff. Coffee was okay, not great but probably the best I had during my...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

With friends we tried various egg breakfasts and tea/coffee. Everything was delicious, ingredients were fresh, mostly organic and good quality. Quick service and helpful waitresses. Very pleasant breakfast to start the new festival day :).

Thank Bilgen Y
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Had some coffee with some pastries. But both were disappointing. Coffe was luke warm and the pastries.... Well, they looked nice but were made in 5 seconds I guess. And quite expensive too! But they had a friendly staff and some nice seats.

Thank MarcusAurelius88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parijsstraat 35, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 22 43 70
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