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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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Yoghurt Barn in Utrecht

Perfect food after a workout After an intensive workout, my boyfriend and I could always use some quality protein. So we had a great excuse to visit Yoghurt Barn on a rainy Sunday. I’m not a fan of lactose so I always go for an alternative. Luckily that’s not a problem at Yoghurt Barn, soy yogurt is also on the menu. …

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LE:EN – Heuveloord Utrecht

Restaurant LEEN Explore Utrecht 5

Once again I was on the Asian tour and this time I chose LE:EN. Surely a well known name in Utrecht, but the restaurant is not located in the city center, so it’s not the first place you think of when you’re in town. However, this is no reason not to go because I had a really tasty dinner. A major advantage …

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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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Restaurant Wish list 2015

It’s a New Year, time for the 2015 wish-list, to try out new great restaurants. I mixed some old favorites with new restaurants and suggestions from readers. If you have a great suggestion for me or the City Experts for 2015, please do let us know. We are always eager to visit new and old hotspots, it may be an …

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Restaurant Zuiver in Utrecht

Lovely and pure, that’s the way food must be. I really enjoy, when a dish is beautifully presented, made with fresh ingredients and explosive flavors. When I’m enjoying my dish that much, I will have a grin from ear to ear. One restaurant was on the top of my wish list for along time. It’s located in an old farm …

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Eating out at the Klub | Gastronomie – Patisserie – Bar

De Klub Explore Utrecht 6

Where you would never expect, at the Europalaan behind the bus remise, is the recently opened – Gastronomy-Patisserie-Bar, called the Klub. The Klub is part of the Vechtclub XL. It claims to be the most advanced breeding ground of Utrecht with more than 50 workshops spaces, design studios, meeting rooms, a (stage) room and the restaurant Klub. A real creative incubator …

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Restaurant Elvi

I have been meaning to write a review of my favorite restaurant for a while now. It is very tempting to keep it a secret but at Explore Utrecht we are all about sharing so today I will tell you why I love having dinner at Restaurant Elvi. Elvi is located  outside of the city center but in a very trendy …

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