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Kaminsky

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European, Belgian, Bar, Pub
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Leon Schreursvest 1, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
+32 16 29 01 26
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 02:00
Fri 10:00 - 03:00
Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to eat here with my partner, we thought this might be the ideal brunch spot. The bar looks very nice inside, nice spacious outside area. The toilet is not that great, there were skid marks on the toilet but no toilet brush to be found. I consider that really nasty! We decided to go for the BLT and... More 

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Thank Jonathan N
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Nice, pleasant atmosphere, friendly staff, good food, reasonable prices. Good music. Well located. I would totally recommend it.

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Thank Denisa D
Bucharest, Romania
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015

A bit pricey but the food is great. I had an amazing soup-creme and cider, they also serve pasta an burgers for gourmets. You can eat inside or on the terrace and staff is very friendly.

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Thank Ioana Teodora R
Rheinfelden, Aargau, Switzerland
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178 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

I have been passing this restaurant many times without going inside - it just does not look that attractive but it is always busy. So finally I tried it. It it was good I did! A very friendly and quick service was compensating for this restaurant being indeed more a kind of "student pub" - you won't bring your customers... More 

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Thank GerhardCH
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83 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Nice cafe, food place with lots of yummy comfort food dishes on the menu.A bit hipster. Excellent terrace.

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Thank Pascal Cools
Leuven, Belgium
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87 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I know and then visit and it is a fantastic place to meet with friends, for sure when the terrace is opened. Good offer of beers and snacks. But it is the atmosphere and the service which make the difference. Biggest problem can be to find a place. Recommended

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Thank Geert_Markey
Belgium
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Very good food that's reasonably priced with many vegetarian options. The staff is very kind and service is quick. The menu changes every now and so there's always something new. The atmosphere is very cosy and there's a large terrace to enjoy your food outside. The owners are young people from Leuven and are very friendly, it's nice to support... More 

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2 Thank Negenenzestig
Maryland
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I have eaten at Kaminsky several times over my visits to the Leuven area. Kaminsky's has a decent selection of options. My food, while not fancy, was presented well and was quite enjoyable. Each time I have been here I have eaten outside. It was very pleasant and I highly recommend it when the weather allows. Service was adequate and... More 

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1 Thank Timmymd
Brussels, Belgium
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93 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2014

We visited Kaminsky for the second time in a year, and were not disappointed. Their garden is excellent for an afternoon drink on a summer(-ish) day. The food they serve is very basic, but both times we were surprised by the quality and freshness of the homemade style dishes. They always have ten dishes to choose from and the cuisines... More 

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Thank bobby88472
Brookings, South Dakota
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Relaxed atmosphere, reasonably priced food, and great service! We liked the place so much, we ate there twice while in Leuven.

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Thank MNgirl73

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Belgian, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 02:00
Thursday
10:00 - 02:00
Friday
10:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leon Schreursvest 1, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven  >  Heverlee
  • Phone Number: +32 16 29 01 26

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?