Category Archives: Restaurants

Black Tonkotsu at Tensai Ramen Rotterdam

Today I want to talk about my favorite ramen of Tensai Ramen in Rotterdam: Black Tonkotsu Ramen. Just look at this piece of art. Soft, salty, sweet deep lingering flavor in the broth. Chewy noodle texture, which is Hakata style noodles as I see on the menu. A few crunchy menma (bamboo) and crunchy wood […]
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Asian street food tips from Chef Marvin

Recently a reader shared some awesome Asian street food tips with me. He is a chef and also a Asian food lover. I didn’t want to keep all the good tips for myself, so here they are: 1) Amsterdam Shanghai Bistro – Chinese street food (dumplings, crispy pork belly with pickles, steamed buns, char sieuw […]
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(Video) Spanish food at Bar Iberico ~ Leidsche Rijn Utrecht

Leidsche Rijn is a new city center in Utrecht. A lot of clothing shops and restaurants are popping up there. We went there to take a look at the food assortment and we have chosen to eat something at Bar Iberico. The food I really like salty meat, so the ‘borrelplank’ with all kinds of […]
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Street food at Miyagi and Jones in Utrecht

In this story I will tell you why you should eat at Miyagi and Jones in Utrecht. I am seeing more of the word “street food” in the Netherlands. Restaurants say they serve street food, even though you will eat it inside and not on the street… That must mean it’s becoming hip! But what […]
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Kyoto restaurant tips

My friend is going to Japan soon and I promised her a list of good restaurants in Japan. We stayed a long time in Kyoto last year, so here are my Kyoto restaurant tips. I have added the Google Maps link of every place, so it’s easy to save it in your own Google Maps. […]
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Lilith ~ The best brunch pancakes in Rotterdam

Craving some sweet and savory pancakes? Try out Lilith in Rotterdam! Lazy Nightingale (new Lazy friend) recommended Lilith for their delicious pancakes. Apparently the pancakes are famous on the internet. A lot of top brunch lists mention their pancakes. So I went to Lilith with Lazy Nightingale to have some brunch. Interior When we went […]
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(Video) Amsterdam Asian food trip: New King & Kaiko

Amsterdam is filled with good restaurants. Lazy Penguin and I went to Chinatown to try out some Asian food. In this foodventure we visit New King (Chinese food) and Kaiko (Japanese food). I might write some more about New King and Kaiko in the future. For now, enjoy the video. 🙂 Visit them! New King […]
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Amsterdam Restaurant tips

Amsterdam has a big selection of delicious restaurants from all kinds of cuisines. We wanted to film a foodventure in Amsterdam, so Lazy Penguin asked a foodie friend of ours for restaurant tips. She has lived in Amsterdam for a long time and this is what she shared with us. Kaiko – A must for […]
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Foo Concepts ~ Hongkong eggwaffles in Rotterdam

Do you like anime, K-pop and Asian snacks and drinks? Then you need to visit Foo Concepts in Rotterdam. On Instagram Foo Concepts is best known for the Hongkong eggwaffles with different toppings. I believe they are the first in Rotterdam to serve Hongkong eggwaffles. OMG! An eggwaffle from Hongkong! The eggwaffle in HK tasted […]
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Japanese Don Dining KOUNOSUKE in Utrecht

You want to eat Japanese food, but not sushi or ramen? Go to Japanese Don Dining KOUNOSUKE in Utrecht and try their don dishes. Don is a rice bowl topped with meat, fish or vegetable. Toshimi Saitou recommended this gem in Utrecht and invited us to eat there. Appetizers and sake Besides don, KOUNOSUKE also serves […]
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