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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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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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Should a restaurant serve authentic food?

There is a new authentic Japanese ramen spot in town! Tensai Ramen in Rotterdam. The owners, Amy Choi and Chiyong Wong, went to Japan and have mastered the art of Japanese ramen. I was thrilled to try their ramen, so I visited them yesterday and tried the Shio Chin-tan Ramen. It was good, but a […]
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Real sushi experience in Japan

Yamani Sushi was a a lovely sushi experience, so I made a movie: The food (Below is the food diary of the day we visited, so you might have already read this. “New” photos though…) Today we finally ate sushi. It was at a small store near Nijo castle. When we arrived no one was […]
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Meram ~ Turkish cuisine in Rotterdam

Yesterday a friend of mine introduced me to Turkish cuisine. We went to Meram in Rotterdam West, a franchise which has a lot of restaurants in Amsterdam and Rotterdam. When we arrived, there were mainly Turkish people there, so then the food must be good! But also, duh, my friend is Turkish, so he know […]
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Sichuan hot pot at Red Pepper Rotterdam (closed)

[Aug 2018] Too bad.. Red Pepper is closed. Their website is also not online anymore. But the good news: a Korean BBQ restaurant will open there! Remember last week I was nagging about needing more hot pot in the Netherlands? Well, I went to Red Pepper in Rotterdam and I am satisfied. You can eat […]
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Just Meet ~ meat heaven in Leiden

Dear readers! I need to tell you about this awesome place in Leiden: Just Meet. A steak house which have given me an exceptional dinner experience. It was a normal dinner date with Lazy Penguin and Lazy Kitten (new Lazy friend!), using his birthday as excuse. I thought: “let’s not work this dinner” (a.k.a making […]
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