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La Vita e Bella - CLOSED

Tiensestraat 27, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 29 80 66
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good21%
  • Average28%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible21%
12 Aug 2014
“Most horrible restaurant ever”
27 Jul 2014
“Bad service, ok food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean
Tiensestraat 27, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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Reviewed 13 August 2014

22€ for a totally horrible trio di. pasta: not cooked, no taste, pasta was dried out... The waiter: only english speaking, not a single laugh. Not even asking if everything was ok ( lucky him). Credit cards nog accepted. By the way: we live in...More

1  Thank Prullie2000
Reviewed 27 July 2014

We were there last Friday, the food was ok, but the service was terrible: we had to wait more than an hour before we got our food. The waiters were impolite and didn't tell us why there was a delay or when we could expect...More

1  Thank siskadh
Reviewed 26 October 2013

You'll find loads of Italian restaurants in Leuven; but this is one of the better ones. I've been many times; and always enjoyed the food, although I must admit, I think it's a little overpriced. I think the choice and quality of the antipasti is...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 8 April 2013

It felt a little bit like any Italian restaurant, but more expensive. We started with prosciutto/mozzarella, which was very tasteful. Afterwards we had the trio di pasta and it felt quite cheap. For such an expensive dish meal I expect a little bit more than...More

Thank ouilouis
Reviewed 21 December 2012

We have had dinner in this restaurant on a quiet Wednesday evening. The service was excellent, the wine list very good and the food also great - not too 'heavy', but really fresh and nice. To be recommended (it had been recommended to us by...More

Thank Christiane V
Reviewed 12 November 2012

Reading the other reviews I was actually quite surprised that this place was not rated better. I have heard nothing but rave reviews about this place from friends and finally had the chance to try it on Saturday night. Wow. Had beef carpaccio with shaved...More

Thank MeganFoster
Reviewed 3 October 2012 via mobile

Better restaurants in leuven for this price. Fish overcooked, not enough seasoning. Good wine, nice service!

Thank Della67
Reviewed 20 September 2012

We went dining at La Vita e Bella with 6 friends and enjoyed the food, but thought it's quiet expensive for what it is. Unfortunately the service was not good. Although we didn't make a lot of noise we had the impression they didn't like...More

Thank Ninavdx
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Very nice restaurant with a very romantic and quiet atmosphere (indicated for couples, less for family with children). The personnel speak dutch, french, english, italian and spanish. The winelist is very nice with a selection of white, red and rosè wines coming from all around...More

Thank Martina V
Reviewed 11 June 2012

* not the typical Italian restaurant * don't expect a list of pizzas and pastas at this restaurant * focus on meat and fish (served with pasta) * they don't serve French fries * not really for kids wanting to go to an Italian restaurant...More

Thank AnSophie
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$40 - US$86
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tiensestraat 27, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 29 80 66
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