Tag Archives: Food

Different Indonesian food at Spekuk

Spekuk Explore Utrecht 2

Utrecht already has some delicious Indonesian restaurants, but only recently there’s a newcomer in town: Spekuk! The misspelling of the name for Indonesian ‘Spekkoek’ is an indicator of what you can expect: Indonesian food, but not quite as you would expect it. The dishes that chef Jitske Jongendijk serves in her restaurant are Indonesian dishes with a dash of Dutch …

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Beer at brewpub by Oproer Brewery

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Oproer Brewery is not your typical cafe around the corner, it’s surely worth the bike ride to get there. Since January, the Utrecht breweries Ruig and Rooie Dop joined forces and continued under a new name, which is now Oproer Brouwerij. The venture was also the reason to start something new and bigger, so they decided to start a vegan restaurant to compliment …

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Blackbird Coffee & Vintage | Utrecht

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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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La Casita del Mojo – Spanish Vintage Cafe in Utrecht

Looking for Spanish vibes in Utrecht? Then you should visit La Casita de Mojo in Loeff Berchmakerstraat 36. It is possible to walk by the little white house because it doesn’t look much like an eatery from the outside. When you enter it’s summer time! Soft and warm pastel colours, wood and colourful trinkets all over. It’s like being at …

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Just Opened – Stelios Kitchen & Bar

The Ledig Erf is getting very popular and is buzzing with restaurant and cafe openings every few months. This weekend Stelios opened its door on Ledig Erf 36. You have probably noticed the very large new residential building on the new square. Below there is space for two very large restaurants. One of them, is the Greek restaurant Stelios. Also located in …

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De Streekmarkt

Every first Sunday of the month the Streekmarkt (= regional market) takes place in the Twijnstraat. And that is a true food walhalla for people like me, but also for people who are not so extremely into food, because it is has a very approachable and welcoming atmosphere. You can have a nibble of dried or fresh sausage, smoked fish, lovely salsas, …

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