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Naamsevest 6 | B-3000 Leuven, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 472 86 05 71
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Mon 12:00 - 14:30
Thu - Mon 17:30 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
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Leuven, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Turquoise is one of our go-to restaurants as a family. The setting is quiet, cozy and friendly. The host clearly enjoys talking with the diners, and will gladly give more details about the dishes that are served. These are scrumptous! Quality ingredients, lots of flavour, hearty but not heavy. It is always a delight to spend the evening there. Highly... More 

Thank sandrinepochet
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Light kitchen, good for the health, at interesting prices. Veggie is important for the chef. He likes to cook tasty veggie also for himself, he says. Wines at super good prices, other countries than France.. House wine is perfect. They do actions such as TAPAS ACTION – PASTA ACTION etc.. so better watch their website and blog, you will be... More 

Thank Maria D
Veronique M, Guest Relations Manager at Turquoise, responded to this review

Thanks Maria, for your lovely review, hope to see you again soon in our restaurant! More 

Brussels, Belgium
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The waiter is bizarre. He made a comment on my accent. We couldn't order 3x the same dish. He didn't have enough ingredients. I ordered what he recommended. Then we waited for about 1 hour. Dish was small. Veggies scarce. My wife's meal was cold, small but she liked the taste in the end. The menu prices are too high... More 

2 Thank wgrzeg1980
Brussels, Belgium
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Yesterday we had dinner at this restaurant. It is an odd place, since the cook runs a one-man-busines. This makes service rather slow. He is a good cook though, presenting us tasteful, colorful and healthy food. Loved the home made bread and the sigara boregi. I could easily eat there regularly, since he offers a variety of vegetarian dishes. A... More 

Thank Gourmonique
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

It is a shame that some people want to run a restaurant but don't put any effort in an enjoyable evening for their customers. The "boss" came to shout at our table that we were too dumb to understand the menu, when we asked a simple question, and really put us on the spot in front of the whole restaurant.... More 

1 Thank Laura D
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

We've visited this place with a small group...and really regretted it! The food is ok - although portions are small - but the chef is very impolite and so was the waiter. Drinks served 20 minutes after the food(if you remind the waiter enough), forgotten dishes, dirty glasses...and an owner/"chef" that can't stand the least bit of criticism. This place... More 

1 Thank Dieter B
Leuven, Belgium
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We booked a table for 10 at Turquoise because they have a broad selection of vegetarian food on the menu. They even boast with a 'vegetarian friendly' emblem on their window and on the menu. During the evening we discovered that this friendliness only covered the selection of food and not the attitude towards customers (vegetarian or other). Some of... More 

2 Thank Thomas B
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84 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

The Turkish food is ok, not more than that. But the service is really under par. The owner is unfriendly towards clients and staff.

2 Thank Pascal Cools
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 March 2016

In Turquoise the cook and waiter are one and the same person. Unfortunately. The man is a splendid chef, but he has his own ideas about what people should or should not ask. I love advice, but this guy lets you know in quite an arrogant way when something is against his ideas of good food. Even if one believes... More 

1 Thank thmslmtr
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438 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Taken in by the pictures of a fresh-looking place in bright colours on the restaurant’s website, we reserved a table for a light business lunch for two at Turquoise. We took the bus to get to the Naamse Vest as it is quite a hike from the railway station or even the city centre. Turquoise occupies the ground-floor of a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$28
Mediterranean, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Naamsevest 6 | B-3000 Leuven, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 472 86 05 71
It's a well known fact that people who live in the Mediterranean countries live longer. It's due to their healthy life-style and their wholesome and fresh food. Add to that an ounce of passion and you've got the ingredients for Turquoise, Erdo's restaurant.

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