Taste Utrecht

In this category you can find anything about food and drinks in Utrecht.

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5x the best places for Friday afternoon drinks in Utrecht

Have you ever heard of a vrijmibo? People in The Netherlands celebrate the start of their weekends with a vrijmibo. It literally means: having Friday afternoon drinks. So, celebrating the weekend with a drink and some bites. But where? There are so many possibilities! Explore Utrecht listed their favorite places for you, from officially organized events to the coziest bars. …

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5x the best new restaurants on the Stationsplein!

You probably have noticed that the square between Utrecht’s central station and shopping mall Hoog Catharijne is in full development. In the past few weeks, a lot of new restaurants have opened up, which makes the Stationsplein the new hotspot to have a nice meal. We’ve made a small selection of the our favorite new spots in and around Hoog …

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Cavabar Explore Utrecht

Bar Cava in the city centre

Cheers In how many ways and languages can you cheers? Besides zdorovje, yamas, salute, proost! We cheers to our own health and happiness. Traditionally, knights in the middle ages already cheersed to their health: when their glasses hit each other, some liquid always exchanged cups, so that they knew that their company didn’t want to poison them. Cheers! Lets drink …

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Rose & Vanilla a healthy hotspot on the Amsterdamsestraatweg

Lunchroom Rose & Vanilla The Amsterdamsestraatweg is in full development and new spots are popping up all over the neighbourhood. The established order will also keep surprising you, like Rose & Vanilla who have been located at the busy Amsterdamsestraatweg for a while now. At Rose & Vanilla you can buy a stash of gluten-free and lactose-free delicacies to take home. …

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heavenly lunch, high up in the air at the Watertoren

There’s those days that I feel so privileged. On this sunny Sunday afternoon I feel extraordinarily special. After a barren bike ride through the cold winter wind gusts, I park my bike at the base of the water tower. Three kisses for my friend and we ring the doorbell. A friendly voice greets us and the front door swings open. …

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Tasty Saigon Street Food at Ănăn

Where better to taste Asian street food than at a bustling market in Saigon? I walk onto a terrace where people are enjoying a chat, come across a bar where beers are piled high, step onto a busy patio and take a seat on one of the brightly colored bucket seats. The hubbub of the market and the scent of …

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Bring your Own De Zaak Explore Utrecht 1

Bring your own to Utrecht cafés

You’re probably already familiar with the ‘bring your own’ concept. It means that you can bring your own snacks, lunch, or dinner to a café. You do then have to order a drink, though. Sounds reasonable, right? The ‘bring your own’ idea is nice and cheap if you’re on a bit of a tight budget. Or maybe you have tricky …

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Croquette Boutique Explore Utrecht 1

The Croquette is chic at the Croquetten Boutique

The croquette might be the Netherlands’ most famous snack. Everyone has ordered one at the snackbar after an evening of partying once in their life. Fastfood is in! After the burger, fries and the hotdog, it’s now the croquette’s time to shine. No more pulling your croquette out of the wall Recently you can find the ‘de Croquetten Boutique’ on …

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7x healthy hotspots in Utrecht

We started a New Year a while ago and like every year one of my resolutions is to eat healthier. I’m really no fitgirl, but sometimes it’s just good to know what the options are for a light meal packed with healthy vegetables. But where would you find those in Utrecht? I’ve put together a list of my 7 favourite …

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Gluten free lunch in Utrecht

It’s hard enough to have to eat gluten-free because of your diet. Therefore, I’ve compiled a list of my top 5 cosy spots for a delicious gluten-free lunch.* 1. Lucas has lunch dishes that can all be ordered as gluten-free for 50 cents extra. How nice! Try the sandwich with the herbed pumpkin, pomegranate seeds and pecans! Website | Review | Wittevrouwenstraat …

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