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For Beer Lovers

  • Het Zythos Bierfestival
  • At the annual Zythos Beer Festival more than 100 Belgian brewers offer you the chance to taste over 500 different types of beer. One no real beer lover should miss!
  • Address:
    • Brabantlaan 1
    • 3001 Heverlee
    • Leuven
  • Domus Brewery
  • Crafters of much-loved beers Con Domus and Nostra Domus, this authentic artisan brewery has it all – a wonderful medieval tavern, great restaurant, enclosed terrace, and a brewery to tour.
  • Address:
    • Tiensestraat 8
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 16 20 14 49
  • Leuven Beer Stories
  • Experience a journey through the history of the old cafés and breweries of the wonderful beer-capital, Leuven. From 1st April to 31st October you can enjoy a special guided tour.
  • Address:
    • Guided Tour
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 16 20 30 20
  • Cooking-workshop
  • Perfect venue to learn the art of food & Belgian beer pairing. Starts with a beer tasting & then guests receive a medley of foods to work into a custom snack to match to each beer.
  • Address:
    • The Loft
    • Vaarktom 53
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 474 97 12 54
  • 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
  • Stella Artois Brewery
  • Enjoy a guided tour of this brewery giant & discover all the tricks of their brewing trade. As well as the brew-room, you'll see the filtration hall, where the bottles, cans and barrels are filled at a dizzying speed.
  • Address:
    • Vuurkruisenlaan
    • 3000
    • Leuven
  •   Telephone+32 (0) 16 24 74 61
  • 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

Leuven for Belgian beer lovers! Find the best beer tourism destinations in Leuven and experience Leuven beer culture. Cafés, bars, cuisine, beer tasting or pairing in Leuven. Beer walks, beer cycling and other adventures and experiences in Leuven involving beer; including any brewery trips in or around Leuven.



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