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Le Waf

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Closed Now: 14:00 - 19:00
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Cosy, friendly & relaxed visit!

We really enjoyed our visit. The dogs are relaxed and affectionate The food and drinks were good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Juliet K
Zwolle, The Netherlands
via mobile

Well worth the 100Km drive for us, this is the 2nd time we visit and are definitly planning to come... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Arno L
via mobile
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“cuddle”(2 reviews)
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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 10 December 2017

I had seen Le Waf on line and thought it was going to be near where we were parking (coach tour) however it turned out we were on the opposite side of town. So it came as a nice surprise to find that once in...More

Thank Dieselweasel
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great time enjoying brunch in the company of Le Waf’s dogs. All animals seemed to be in good health and happy with their “job”. Please reserve in advance As it can get quite busy. There are special time slots for children (check...More

Thank Sander F
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely idea enjoyed a coke with these lovely dogs free drinks if you have a tea or coffee after a 5 euro entrance fee and get to fuss and cuddle the dogs as much as possible. The owners were lovely and really believed in what...More

Thank Lee W
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