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Breakfast at Thijs’

Keuken van Thijs Ontbijten Explore Utrecht 2

I enjoy nothing more than going out for a nice breakfast. Until recently I thought there was not much to offer on that front in Utrecht, but today de Keuken van Thijs has proved me wrong! Situated in the middle of the bustling Biltstraat, we already knew Thijs from it’s delicious lunches, catering and recently opened ‘organic’-fry shop De Pieper. …

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Lunchdate at Stael on the Twijnstraat

Stael Twijnstraat explore Utrecht 1

Lunch at Stael A lunch-date at Twijnstraat, that’s always fun! The little boutiques and the streets’ atmosphere always give me that holiday feeling. I can waste my time here, strolling around and doing some windowshopping. But for now, we are entering Stael! The name sounds just as cool as the interior looks — with old carpets on the floor, and …

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Rabarber – Petit Cafè on the Zadelstraat

Rabarber Zadelstraat Explore Utrecht 2

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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Restaurant Vroeg in Bunnik

Restaurant Vroeg Explore Utrecht 1

A bike ride to Restaurant Vroeg This restaurant is not in Utrecht but in Bunnik, a town bordering Utrecht. Or more exact: on the road from Utrecht to Bunnik. Opposite of the estate in Amelisweerd where you can bike or walk trough beautiful green surroundings. When you visit Vroeg you can also stop by the new Waterliniemuseum. Restaurant Vroeg looks like …

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STACH from Amsterdam to Utrecht

Stach Explore Utrecht 3

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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Le Clochard | Oldest Bistro in Utrecht

I always end up in the best places when I take a wrong turn! This time I took a wrong turn leaving from Lepelenburg heading back to Mariaplaats and ended up in the Ridderhofstad, a narrow street near Lepelenburg park. Before this happened I saw a sign promoting a late breakfast from 10:00 – 15:00 during my Bootcamp sessions. What a …

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Blackbird Coffee & Vintage | Utrecht

Blackbird Coffee Explore Utrecht 1

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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O-Café on the Weerdsingel

O-Utrecht, the advertising agency of Utrecht, embarked on a new adventure a couple of weeks ago. O-Utrecht opened O-Café on the corner of Weerdsingel and the Amsterdamsestraatweg. A perfect location if you might be heading to the Amsterdamsestraatweg and further or if you are looking for a great spot not far from the city centre. O-Café is much like freelance …

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De Bakkerswinkel

Don’t you just love to discover new places to eat or (and!) drink? De Bakkerswinkel at Wittevrouwenstraat opposite the City Cinema is my latest discovery and I love it already! You can lunch, enjoy a nice high tea, just drink a cup of coffee or order your to-go Chai Tea Latte (EUs’ Daina’s favorite!) at De Bakkerswinkel. The store has …

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