Coffee

Centraal Station Utrecht

Linger on Central Station Utrecht

Central Station is the startpoint for a day at the office, a holiday or for a day out. But the station can also cause a lot of stress for travelers: delayed trains, technical difficulties and such. While waiting for your train to arrive, you just might be thinking; ‘why is this happening to me’. It was very difficult to find …

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SLA on the Voorstraat

It used to be hard to find healthy options in Utrecht, but lately salad bars have been popping up everywhere! A recent addition is SLA, flown over from Amsterdam, nestled in the heart of the Voorstraat. SLA: green inside and out! When passing the building, you’d think a greenhouse had opened up in the middle of the city. SLA distinguishes …

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Rabarber – Petit Cafè on the Zadelstraat

During the weekend I love to go shopping at one of my favorite streets in Utrecht, Zadelstraat. It probably is the most photographed street in Utrecht, because of the great view of the Dom Tower. But why is the Zadelstraat one of my faves? In addition to the nice clothes and interior design shops and bakery Theo Bailey. For an afternoon of “homemade lemonade ‘ …

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STACH from Amsterdam to Utrecht

After Yoepz, Spaghetteria and SLA, it is STACH that is getting ready to charm Utrecht. STACH, the famous convenience store from Amsterdam, opens three stores in our home town. Yes, you read that right! STACH has big plans for Utrecht. The first store is on to the Choorstraat, in the city center for all hasty shoppers. The second branch opens on …

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Cookies & Coffee at the Koekfabriek | Slachtstraat

You want a coffee to go with a cookie? The Koekfabriek is a small coffee-bar slash cookie-shop located on the Slachtstraat. At the Koekfabriek it all begins with the cookie. Just the way I like it! Buy a cookie and get a coffee or tea for just €2,-. The selection of tasty cookies are: boterkoek (butter-cookie) cinnamon, cantuccini and chocolate chip. And if you …

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Coffee at Koffie & Ik in Lombok

Coffee in Lombok Located between small shops, hairdressers, dry cleaners and bakeries you will find a minimalist-style coffeespot. Koffie & Ik in Lombok, a colorful part of Utrecht with a diversity of cultures, is a pleasant surprise. A treat on the terrace Koffie & Ik is located just outside the city centre. For me, it’s actually bit far, but I still think it’s worth a …

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‘t Koffieboontje | Coffee at Oudegracht

‘t Koffieboontje is a beautiful coffee shop, located at the rather chaotic Oudegracht. Here you can relax throughout the day, whilst enjoying a cup of coffee. ‘t Koffieboontjes for coffee at the Oudegracht Early birds can stop by from seven o’clock in the morning to get a cup of coffee to go. I would say this is a fine ‘ wake …

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Luc. Bar & Restaurant | Utrecht

Luc. a green oasis in the city centre Restaurant Luc. is a green oasis with a small menu, located in the Centre of Utrecht. Luc. is a fine restaurant for coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner. But it’s also a good workspot to get some work done or meet for a quick business lunch. The green color on the walls goes nicely with …

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Slow Coffee on the Westerkade | Utrecht

Brauhaus coffeefilter-bar of Utrecht The men behind ‘Koffie Leute’ parked their mobile coffee bar for a while, which they travel with from festival to festival, to work on their Brauhaus on the Westerkade. The Brauhaus is part of a hub of creative people called DRUK. After months of hard work ‘Brauhaus’ opened its doors in February for all coffee lovers in Utrecht and surroundings. Brauhaus …

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Blackbird Coffee & Vintage | Utrecht

Blackbird Coffee & Vintage is on the ‘must visit’ list when people ask me where to go for a good cup of coffee in Utrecht. Blackbird is located on the Oudegracht, just outside the city centre. A perfect location amongst vintage and design shops, creative workshop places, galeries and coffee spots. When at home and craving something sweet and a latte, I …

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