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House of Labilela

Brusselsestraat 59, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 23 38 80
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“injera” (2 reviews)
“big platter” (2 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Brusselsestraat 59, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 4 friends and the food was delicious. The bread, Injera had a lot of similarity with Indian dosa and the meat and the vegetarian dishes were amazing. We also had a super nice dining experience as the owner was very...More

Thank bidisha c
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We wanted to try something new & came in for dinner. The place is small and not so promising. When the platter arrived we were still unsure about the food, but after the first bite we were in heaven, every bite was fantastic, we wanted...More

Thank oved m
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is fabulous. It's unassuming exterior would fool you into thinking it isn't that special, but you really must try here. Best way to do it is to order a tasting plate. The hosts are welcoming and helpful, and will guide you. The food...More

Thank Fi G
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Be careful or you will just walk right past it. This is probably the smallest restaurant I ever went to. A lot of signs of DIY work around the room, mismatching chairs, so it's not the place for people who like fancy places; that said...More

Thank snakefire
Reviewed 19 February 2016

I went with my girlfriend for dinner without having booked in advance.. The place is nice and small, perfect for a couple. We trust in the hints of the very kind waiter and it was a good move. The food was very good and also...More

Thank Giaime O
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Been here a few times, every time the food and service is great. Specially the chicken, the vegetarian dishes are really good.

1  Thank Subhali
Reviewed 15 October 2015

My wife and I love Ethiopian food and House of Labilela is the best. The food is absolutely delicious. The service is excellent, very friendly and it is possible to make changes to the menu to try out more more dishes. The place is small...More

1  Thank Luc V
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Very nice personnel, they help you choosing the food and they're always smiling! Delicious food. Prices are definitely OK, for Leuven!

1  Thank Filippo M
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Been to this place many times and the quality of food and service is impeccable. Highly recommended!!

Thank Vaibhav M
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

This was the first time that I visited an Ethiopian restaurant and it was a nice experience to share the plate with other guests. The food was average but the experience was unique.

Thank Padmaja K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brusselsestraat 59, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 23 38 80
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