Fresh seafood sharing

Fresh seafood sharing

— our story

OCTOBAR is a family owned bar and hidden gem in bustling city of Leuven. We focus on all the goodness of the sea paired with delicious drinks.

Fresh seafood plates to share as an appetizer or as a meal

Fresh seafood plates to share as an appetizer or in combination as a meal, prepared in its purest way to maintain all its flavours.


The Octobar crew

— our signature dishes


A variety of oysters to choose from, best served with a glass of champagne. Cheers!


What else in Octobar? Prepared à la plancha, or with a BBQ sauce and black mashed potatoes, or try our famous Octodog!


Clams, “Bouchot” mussels, North Sea Fish, Shrimps, Kingcrab, Caviar, Lobster, Our menu can vary depending on the seasons.


Good things happen with good food

A birthday meal with your loved ones? An exquisite business lunch?  We’re available from Mondays to Tuesdays, for groups of minimum 10 people.

— Gallery

— opening hours

Wednesday to Sunday
17:00 – 22:00

Unique Hideaway

Slightly hidden from the busy streets at Leuven, Octobar is a unique place to enjoy food and drinks in a relaxing atmosphere with good vibes and a warm welcome by our staff!
Stir up conversations and warm memories at the central bar with a nice glass of champagne, oysters, and seafood.
A chill spot in Leuven not to miss!

Ideal For Groups

Octobar is the perfect spot for a convivial private event, family gathering, casual meet-up or even a romantic date night.
We can cater up to 20 people inside the bar. Get in touch for more information and availability.

Fresh ingredients

With an eye for quality and respect for everything from the sea our menu represents a variety of fresh seafood to share.
Don’t miss our octopus, what else in Octobar!