Broodje Mario | Oudegracht Utrecht

Broodje Mario is legendary, people come from far away cities just to have a taste. (Uhm! Mostly from the Netherlands) You cannot visit Utrecht without stopping by Mario to buy a Broodje Mario. Broodje Mario is a large warm bun filled with cheese, salami and vegetables. A broodje Mario will satisfy the largest craving! The bakery is situated on the Oudegracht, you can also buy a snack here and sit for a while. It’s a mega selling machine during lunch hours and on Saturdays.

Broodje Mario is legendary!

I’m not sure if the demand for a Broodje Mario is still high compared to a couple of years ago when I used to work in the city centre. It was just mad!! But when I mention that I live in Utrecht, some people refer to Broodje Mario. Sometimes it seems like Broodje Mario is more popular than our beloved Dom Tower, although I hope this isn’t so. But to complete your visit to Utrecht you should stop by our urban Italian snack shop and have a bite (or a look).

I shall not mention the quarrel between two italian shop owners: Mario and Carlo concerning a second Broodje Mario shop on the Janskerkhof next to Pizzeria della Casa (Carlo). Let bygones be bygones! 😉

But why not make it into a tasting and stop by Carlo’s on the Janskerkhof as well.  Let me know wicht one you prefer in the comments below.

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About Dainahara Polonia

Welcome to my digital best of Utrecht list! This is my way of sharing the best of Utrecht with locals, expats and tourists. Discovering new places, having dinner with friends and wandering the streets of Utrecht in search of a unique find is what I love. The City Experts and I share a passion for Utrecht and hope you fall in love with this city as well. Come and explore the city with us and enjoy the ultimate Utrecht experience. Collaborations, tips or suggestions email me on [email protected] and we will be in-touch.

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