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Brasserie 500

££ - £££, European
Naamsesteenweg 500, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
+32 16 41 37 04
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good37%
  • Average30%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible9%
27 Oct 2016
“A good brasserie”
8 May 2017
“Again a disappointment”
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Belgian, European
££ - £££
Naamsesteenweg 500, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

When I first came to Leuven I found this place rather pleasant but over the last months I was only disappointed there. Everything goes wrong there. People coming later than you get their food first (no, no weird orders from our side), food comes cold,...More

Thank ankatkis
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Long wait and getting cold food. In the last year the food seems to be going down each visit to the point where we are now. We are giving up hope ...

Thank Stef S
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Avoid if possible. Visited on a Friday night with a group of friends. The other reviews are correct, to my deepest regrets.To keep it short, we were thoroughly dissapointed: the waiters seemed stressed and in utter contempt for their job, being pretty rude at times,...More

1  Thank DavidFromBelgium
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Of course this is a flamand area in Belgium....but at least... a minimally translation in English about the menu it is suitable! The service is quite quick, yes. And Rather, food quality was nor so excellent as like as the high prices gaves hope....Finally....I think...More

1  Thank fmdiamond
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A good brasserie for the traditional belgian food : good quality at very reasonable pices. Great spare ribs, mussles and good cold beer. Great terrace in summer. Might be very busy and close to the forest of heverlee bos where you can make long walks.

Thank Roel R
Reviewed 12 October 2016

A big restaurant with good food. Good vibe. Friendly and helpfull staff, they translated for us the menu so we can understand what to order. And it is also nice decorated! I recommend it!

Thank Bacos A
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Location: outside city, big parking! Terrace: outside, but now also mixed (veranda) Service: great, friendly and fast Food: good and fresh, you always get bread Price: fair price Atmosphere: big place, so noisy but also cosy interor

Thank Nicolas V
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This is a watering hole for many locals of all ages. The mussels are fabulous and are offered in many different preparations. Service is prompt and efficient and prices are reasonable and include tip and taxes. My companion lives nearby and stops there for mussels...More

Thank Superdoct
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Nice place, with good outdoor spaces if the weather permits, small(ish) menu so easy to make a choice.

Thank Dylan J
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We went to eat with my family in Brasserie 500. The service was good as usual: friendly guy and good food! We ate mussels which were a nice portion, well served. The only "downside" was that it was too warm in the space were we...More

Thank 486gunthers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Belgian, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Naamsesteenweg 500, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven  >  Heverlee
  • Phone Number: +32 16 41 37 04
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