To limit the spread of the corona virus, STUK follows the measures taken by the federal government. STUKcafé is closed until September - despite the easing of restrictions on June 8, it is not possible at this time to welcome you again in proper circumstances. All planned performances, concerts and public events are also cancelled for the 19-20 season are cancelled.

STUK follows the decision by the federal government -

STUKcafé is a ‘grand café’ as part of STUK - House for Dance, Image & Sound in Leuven (Naamsestraat 96).

Joeri Thiry


Regular opening hours during the season
Mo - Fr 11:00 - 2:00
Sa - Su 14:00 - 2:00

Exceptions Spring 2020

Th 13.2 11:00 - 2:00, no foodbar in the evening

Sa 15, 22 & 29.2 & Su 16, 23.2 and 1/3 13:30 - 2:00

Mo 6.4 - Su 19.4: 17:00 - 2:00, no foodbar (Easter holiday)
exception: Mo 13.4 open 19:00 - 2:00, no foodbar (Easter Monday)

Fr 1.5: 17:00 - 2:00, with foodbar (Labour Day)
Th 21.5 & Fr 22.5: 19:00 - 2:00, no foodbar (Ascension Day)
Fr 29.5: closed (STUK EINDFEEST)
Sa 30.5 & Su 31.5: closed

Mo 1.6 19:00 - 2:00, no foodbar (Pentecost Monday)
Sa 6.6, 13.6, 20.6, Su 7.6, 14.6, 21.6: closed

Fr 26.6 final day STUKcafé

Sa 27.6 - Su 6.9 closed for summer




STUKcafé chooses a wide array of Belgian beers, original softdrinks and special attention to healthy, eco-friendly products.

Food bar


STUKcafé serves a delicious, healthy lunch, Monday to Friday 12:00-14:00. Enjoy a mostly vegetarian, modern and season-based buffet - fresh salads, warm dishes, fresh bread: an ever-changing mix of creative food.

Looking for a quick bite? We always have two changing soups of the day with bread, served daily: Monday to Friday 12.00-20u30 and in the weekends 14.00-20.30.

From 18:00 to 20:30 we serve dinner: fresh spaghetti (veggie) bolognais or pesto, or a chili con/sin carne.

We always have vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options.


STUKcafé doet in februari mee met Het grootste diner ter wereld, een actie van Rikolto (de nieuwe naam van Vredeseilanden), De Standaard en EOS Tracé.

Omdat we de wereld kúnnen veranderen met lekker eten. Met zoveel mogelijk mensen, op zoveel mogelijk plekken. In STUKcafé kan je elke maandag van februari aanschuiven aan onze Rikolto-tafel: we bieden een lunch aan voor 5 personen, jij komt lekker eten en geeft een vrije gift - die integraal naar Rikolto gaat. Reserveren kan via de knop hieronder, meer info over de actie vind je hier.


As part of STUK, STUKcafé is always on the move, with free jazz concerts during Jazz op Zondag, café concerts or dj sets. Keep track of our events by following our facebook page!

During the opening hours you can organize small receptions, drinks or baby showers - always in consultation with the STUKcafé team and depending on the STUK programme.

STUKcafé can be rented privately outside the opening days. More info


Free Wifi, wheelchair friendly, free board games, suitable for large groups, magazines & newspapers


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