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Le Waf

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Open Now: 11:00 - 19:00
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Lovely!!! Friendly dog and great staff

Had a really good time at the Waf! There is plenty of beautiful and happy dog to pet and love. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anne G
via mobile

I loved my visit to Le Waf. it is a brillient concept. 5 euro gets you tea,coffee and syrups also... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Diane B
Mandurah, Australia
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Le Waf is the first dog cafe in Europe -a place where you can have a cup of tea and a muffin surrounded with previously abandoned dogs.
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57 rue de la Barre, 59800, Lille, France
+33 9 83 74 60 21
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a really good time at the Waf! There is plenty of beautiful and happy dog to pet and love. I would recommend making a reservation because it is quite a popular café!

Thank Anne G
Caroline L, Owner at Le Waf, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Merci beaucoup pour cet avis :) A très vite

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here very excited because I wanted to see and be with dogs. I got to see dogs, yes, but the atmosphere there was very uncomfortable. One of the workers was fine, she spoke to me in French a bit more quickly than I'd...More

Thank qwertytop614
Caroline L, Owner at Le Waf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello We are sincerely sorry to know that your experience at the Waf did not convince you and obviously take your remarks into account in order to try to improve and receive you in better conditions next time. Regarding the visitors present we are certain...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

I loved my visit to Le Waf. it is a brillient concept. 5 euro gets you tea,coffee and syrups also time to visit with the dogs. 3 euro will buy you a muffin. it is a fabulous place that provides a home for rescue dogs(...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. The dogs are relaxed and affectionate The food and drinks were good and the owners are very kind. It’s defenitely worth a visit when you’re in Lille!

Thank Juliet K
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth the 100Km drive for us, this is the 2nd time we visit and are definitly planning to come back here! The dogs are super well trained, you can play with them or just pet them when they are sleepy. The staff is super...More

Thank Arno L
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Dogs, ethical, vegan cake. Very welcoming in French and English. You can eat or drink as much coffee, tea and water as you like and pet the dogs. Some are up for adoption too so it’s such a good thing to support. There’s a 5...More

Thank Sarah_trees
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Would recommend for dog lovers - for €5 you can play with the dogs and unlimited coffee / tea. The dogs are so cute! Friendly and English speaking staff. Great fun and would certainly visit again when in Lille.

Thank poiuytrewq823743
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Do you like dogs? Whatever answer popped in your mind, you must visit le Waf! This is the first dog coffee place in the world (as far as the owners know), so you'd be part of something historic! Or you can just go for the...More

Thank fishfinger_mey
Reviewed 20 January 2018

A great cafe for all doglovers. They have 5 permanent in house dogs who will ask for your attntion, beg for treats and the genenerally be true dogs😀👍🏻 You pay a fixed €5,- fee for limitless doggie attention, coffee or tea. Cookies are €3,- extra...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The dogs are so sweet and cuddly, the staff is so helpful and kind. They have people that speak both French and English to help with anything. Overall a great visit.

Thank Orla M
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