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Kokoon

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Belgian, European, French
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's Meiersstraat 1 | Vlaams Brabant, Leuven 3000, Belgium
+32 16 23 07 26
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 12:00 - 14:30
Wed - Mon 18:00 - 23:00
Wed - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
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Grimbergen, Belgium
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108 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Relatively small restaurant with extra room in the back. Service is all done by professionals, which is the exception in this student town. The menu of three dishes plus coffe is excellent. For each dish you can chose meat, fish or veggie. Special alternatives are possible in case of alergies. You can include beer, wine, apero. BOB also gets special... More 

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Thank ehabets
Singapore, Singapore
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174 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very pleasant dining experience in this restaurant in the middle of town. Ordered the Atlantic salmon which was cooked to perfection in a bed of vegetables. Great food.

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Thank Cecil L
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Good food, excellent quality products and cozy seating. We had carpaccio and salmon as starter and a T-bone steak as main, steak was superbe quality. Wine was a bit of a letdown. Seating is limited so Best to reserve your table. Staff is young but friendly and well organised

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Thank Kelly V
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Small and cosy restaurant. Reservation is required for Fridays. Very nice menu that is well prepared with good quality ingredients. Bit cramped to be taking in a push chair but for couples a great experience

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Thank Martijn1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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73 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had dinner here on Friday night and the place was fully booked, which is always a good sign. We chose the set menu including wines and although it was ok and wines were generously poured, things could have been quite a bit better. Kokoon does not serve an amuse and we had to wait a full hour for our... More 

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Thank Rodnet
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We enjoyed the duck and later the lamb with an excellent salad, great service, and wonderful belgium beer.

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9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have visited this restaurant a few times and have so far, had a good experience. They have a good (wide) selection in the menu, food is decent, good atmosphere, and good service. Seating is a bit limited, so you might want to book in advance.

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Thank JJ S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I walked out a very satisfied man. Enjoyed the mussels with the side dishes and sauces. Service took a while but they were very busy so I'm not going to fault them on that.

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Vancouver, CA
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72 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Had a very tasty Vol-au-vant with chicken and fries. The stoverij looked quite good as well. Service was quite spotty as food was coming out of the kitchen in the wrong order. Otherwise, enjoyed a good lunch here.

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Thank bm93travel
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This restaurant is just off the Muntstraat. The menu combines a couple of classic Flemish dishes and a couple of Asian inspired wok stir fries. The dishes are deceivingly simple and traditional and the focus is more on the ingredients and the taste. The result really works and reminds me why some of these dishes are classics. The service was... More 

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Thank Lode D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$37
Cuisine
Belgian, European, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 's Meiersstraat 1 | Vlaams Brabant, Leuven 3000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven
  • Phone Number: +32 16 23 07 26

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