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Le Pain Quotidien

Parijsstraat 35, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 22 43 70
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good52%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Parijsstraat 35, Leuven 3000, Belgium
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 25 August 2017

As I absorbed the historical physical presence and grandeur of Leuven wandering about in the shadows of the Town Hall, St Peter’s Church, Oude Markt and University Library with its magnificent tower and appetite developed for a complementary food experience. I found a treasure trove...More

3  Thank MikTheWho
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the place itself. It was a nice day, but I got to sit outside which was good. Its busy around lunch, but there is more room inside. Good and quick service. They asked me more than once if I was happy with my service...More

Thank Elisabeth M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We used this each morning for our breakfast instead of paying a much larger sum in a local hotel. This place can get crowded and is much used by locals especially students.The breads are wonderful - very much a place to have a quick snack...More

Thank DevonFoxtrotone
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Stopped in here a couple of times for breakfast during a recent trip to Leuven. They have a lovely selection of pastries and breads, as well as cooked breakfasts and yoghurt/fruit-based stuff. Coffee was okay, not great but probably the best I had during my...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

With friends we tried various egg breakfasts and tea/coffee. Everything was delicious, ingredients were fresh, mostly organic and good quality. Quick service and helpful waitresses. Very pleasant breakfast to start the new festival day :).

Thank Bilgen Y
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Had some coffee with some pastries. But both were disappointing. Coffe was luke warm and the pastries.... Well, they looked nice but were made in 5 seconds I guess. And quite expensive too! But they had a friendly staff and some nice seats.

Thank MarcusAurelius88
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We had coffee and cake and were very happy with the quality. Somehow organic foodstuffs have a pure and rich taste and that also goes for the dishes of this eatery. We had a wonderful cheescake and the next day cherry crumble pie. Generous portions...More

Thank Stephan1954
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This morning me and my friends had not a pleasant experience in this place. After waiting for 45 min to be seated, the waiter told us we could not order anything from the breakfast or brunch menu, because the kitchen was too busy (it was...More

Thank Nebetade
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The scrambled egg with mushrooms was flavorful enough, but was not very warm and, if you discount the bread, not very substantial. The space is quite small, the coffee ok: the buffet breakfast at the hotel was better value all round.

Thank Gernsheim
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Only very high quality products. Authentic and cosy place. A really wonderful place for breakfast, lunch or afternoon coffee moment

Thank VincentDH
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Nearby Attractions
Town Hall (Stadhuis)
900 reviews
.16 km away
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.06 km away
Great Market Square (Grote Markt)
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.11 km away
Saint Peter's Church (Sint-Pieterskerk)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parijsstraat 35, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 22 43 70
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