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La Stanza

Wandelingstraat 8, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 50 30 66
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
25 Aug 2017
“Best Italian in Leuven”
24 Jul 2017
“Yummmm yummmm mamma mia!”
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Wandelingstraat 8, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Real authentic trattoria. Great food! Worth waiting for it :-) Make sure you make a reservation if you want to get in.

Thank LR0123
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Glorious dishes, huge and delicious! Medium size resto and good size terrace, but best to book - it can get quite full. My favorite italian in Leuven.

Thank Andreea_Cl
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We left after 40 min waiting because we did not even get to order something to drink. One can imagine it is busy and we even wanted to wait but 40 min without even talking, giving a sign that they come right away.. We were...More

Thank Mieke V
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of Leuven's gems. The food is absolutely fantastic and the owner, who's chef and the staff also are very friendly. Check out my picture of the carpaccio entrée. Yes, that is ice cream,... it was divine. I'm hungry again. :-) Will definitely...More

Thank Tom V
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I have come here for years and am never disappointed. I make sure I am hungry when I arrive since the portions are big and you really want to finish it all because it is so good! You can ask a doggy bag to take...More

Thank Anne-tLaure
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The menu looked great, a lot of dishes that seemed very promising. Unfortunately, after placing our order (which took over half an hour of waiting), and waiting about an hour for the food to appear, the taste of all dishes, except one, wasn't especially good....More

Thank Ludovic0_
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Not the best Italian in Belgium, but quite honest food at a reasonable price, at least with the Social Deal option which is very popular at this restaurant. Nice chef which is really motivated to give you the best possible dish.

Thank Bart V
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

I booked a table because I was looking for something authentic in Leuven that is not really fancy or really crowded. Went there on Tuesday evening and the place wasn't full, but not empty either (perfect). Food was great, big portions that look and taste...More

Thank 477hendrikd
Reviewed 16 July 2015

If you want to eat a pasta dish or a meat/fish main dish go there. Leaving aside the problematic Italian/non Italian which makes no sense to me...I believe that ingredients makes the difference and this is a place where fresh pasta is freshly made and...More

Thank itaEIRE
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The food was expensive, but really nice. I was the only one from my table who finished every dish, because they give you soo much. I'm a big eater and still I didn't order a dessert, because I was completely overeaten from the bruscetta and...More

Thank niel g
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wandelingstraat 8, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 50 30 66
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