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Tag Archives: diner

Restaurant suggestions for Valentine’s day

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Whether you like it or not, Valentine’s day is coming up fast. So if you’re planning to partake in the festivities, now’s the time to start thinking about reservations (not to stress you out or anything!). To help you on your way, I’ve compiled a little list of Valentine-worthy restaurants with good ambiance and great food that’ll be sure to impress you …

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Loaded: New Hotspot on the Amsterdamsestraatweg

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A menu Loaded with flavour The Amsterdamsestraatweg is getting to be a hub for new hotspots. Loaded recently opened its doors on the busy street and is a welcome edition to the exciting food landscape. After checking out the menu on their Facebook page, Daina and I couldn’t wait any longer – we jumped on our bikes to visit Loaded …

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A flavourful bike ride with the Smaakmakerstour

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Want to explore some of Utrecht’s tastiest restaurants on the bike? We were invited to experience this during the Smaakmakerstour. We’re fan and we’ll tell you why in this article! The concept The Smaakmakerstour works as followed: you’ll jump on the bike with a small group and go on a bike tour past 5 different restaurants all throughout Utrecht. At …

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Café du Nord – French bistro on the Draaiweg

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Bonjour Edith Piaf et Les Poppys Magnifique! Tres belle! And other exclamations that don’t go further than my terrible French can handle. But Café du Nord on the Draaiweg deserves those kinds of lovely French oneliners. When you come in, you’re welcomed by beautiful French chansons and unprecedented hospitality. The host knows what the restaurant business is about: letting guests …

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GYS | a green beacon on the Amsterdamsestraatweg

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GYS’ second branch on Amsterdamsestraatweg When you think of the Amsterdamsestraatweg, healthy food is not the first thing that comes to mind. The establishment of GYS, being a green beacon (literally and figuratively) between the selection of döner kebab has changed that situation. The Gys on the Amsterdamsestraatweg as opened, after the great success of GYS on the Voorstraat. The fresh interior design of …

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Héron: the interesting newcomer in a hidden place

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Héron Petit Restaurant is brand new and on the other hand, not new at all. You might have heard of it already and who knows, you might have already eaten there as well. The past two summers Héron was a pop-up restaurant. It was a great succes, so now the two culinary geniuses behind Héron are starting out, for real. …

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Sea Salt Saloon, located at ‘t Wed for the best seafood in Utrecht

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A little bit hidden from the main tourist commotion yet still superbly central as located on Wed 3, only a few meters away from the Domkerk, you will find the recently opened fish bistro called Sea Salt Saloon. As the name of the bistro suggests, this restaurant is for sea food lovers mostly. Their menu does not offer anything else than …

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Beers & Barrels at the Utrecht Harbour

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I ate my first oyster at Harbour, with a glass of sparkling wine on the side. It was a beautiful location back then. A spacious, open building with a view on the water. But now, restaurant Harbour is no longer there, instead the owners havere-designed into a new Beers & Barrels. And what a surprise! Out with the fish and …

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4x fresh and healthy meal options

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Don’t feel like cooking or just don’t have the time to cook, but still want to eat healthy food? Our team has been testing a number of different meals in recent weeks. In this blog we list our 4 favorite spots for a fresh and healthy lunch or dinner. To take away or to have it delivered to your home or …

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The Vega Pop-up in Utrecht for one month!

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ATTENTION: the final weekend of the Vega Pop-up has been moved to 18, 19 and 20 March. It will be at the event location Citysense (St. Jacobs Street) again. You are still able to book a table for the weekend. — Since Valentine’s Day, the event location CitySense on St. Jacobs Street transformed into a trendy temporarily vegan restaurant. Vegetarians and vegans of Utrecht: …

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