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Leuven
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  • De Blauwe Kater
  • Jazz-loving beer lovers, beware! De Blauwe Kater serves as many as 90 varieties of beer, with live Jazz performances every Monday, completely free!
  • Address:
    • Hallengang 1
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 16 20 80 90
  • Jeeskesboom
  • An old folk café where real Leuven locals go. Just around the corner is a lime tree, the replacement for the original 'jeeskesboom', the city's famed 14th-century emblematic oak.
  • Address:
    • Diestsestraat 56
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone +32 (0) 16 22 28 50
  • Café Allee
  • 'The Allee' is a true classic beer-cafe in the Old Market. Enjoy its good-time atmosphere, either inside its many-storied 4 walls, or outside on the terrace, beer in hand.
  • Address:
    • Oude Markt 41
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 16 20 07 37
  • Farao
  • This beer-cafe on Leuven's main square has a great selection of famous and less-famous beers on their menu. Check out their special featured 'Beer of the month'.
  • Address:
    • Oude Markt 43
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 496 42 48 37
  • De Giraf
  • De Giraf has an extensive beer selection of 60 beers, including both well-known locals & more unusual beers. Two standouts on tap: Le Cuvés des Trolles & Kriek M.S
  • Address:
    • Oude Markt 38
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •  
  • M-Café
  • Run by 2 brothers with a passion for beer, the menu includes some 60 Hagelandse beers. Accessible either through the museum or by a separate entrance in Savoyestraat.
  • Address:
    • Savoyestraat 10
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 472 70 10 69
  • De Libertad
  • Go to the Liberad for a great time with mates, with its popular summer terrace, a homely bar-room atmosphere & the perfect tapped Stella – all since 1981!
  • Address:
    • Muntstraat 28
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 16 23 93 93
  • De Blauwe Schuit
  • De Blauwe Schuit looks onto Leuven's fish market, offering a selection of 60 beers. You can also order from their great food menu, and enjoy a meal in their courtyard.
  • Address:
    • Vismarkt 16
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 16 22 05 70
  • De Fiere Margriet
  • Unique in Leuven: a beerhouse with a range of over 300 beers. For true beer-specialists, or those looking for something a little beyond the everyday beer.
  • Address:
    • Margarethaplein 11
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 486 06 78 16
  • De Wiering
  • De Wiering has an impressive 97 beers varieties lining its shelves. Also serves food, so sit down & enjoy a meal with your drink, in its rustic setting. Open all the week.
  • Address:
    • Wieringstraat 2
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 16 29 15 45

Leuven, Belgium for café lovers! Discover café culture in Leuven with our listings of some of the best cafés to visit, including some must see Leuven 'brown' and specialist beer cafés. Most cafés in Leuven have terraces outside them from Easter to early autumn so, weather permitting, you too can join in one of the most popular Leuven pastimes, watching the world pass by, with your drink of choice of course..

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