When you are staying for a night or two in Utrecht, you need to know the best restaurants to eat dinner in Utrecht, The Netherlands. What you don’t want is walking around for hours, while being indecisive and to choose a not so good restaurant in the end. You want to know where the good food in Utrecht, The Netherlands is located.
That’s why I’m helping you out with the top restaurants of Utrecht, The Netherlands. These are the food hotspots of Utrecht. From budget and cheap eats to the best restaurants of Utrecht, The Netherlands. Have a look below to see where you need to go for dinner in Utrecht in order to get good food.
Note: You will see links to some of the websites of the best restaurants in Utrecht that I mentioned. However, not to all of them. The reason for that is because not everyone has an English menu online.
If you want to visit one of the many cute restaurants of Utrecht, that also only serve vegetarian food, then Broei is your place to be. Broei has one location but is perfect for every moment of the day. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all incredible here.
Broei is opened 7 days a week and the opening times are 9:00- 22:00. Have a look at their menu right here.
3582 AV Utrecht
Pickles Burgers & Wines
The name speaks for itself. You can find some of the best burgers in Utrecht at Pickles Burgers & Wines. This place is always full so you might have to wait for a little to get a seat. However, that also means it’s a good thing. People love the food here. It’s fresh, full of flavour and the restaurant has a great atmosphere. And fries to die for.
This burger restaurant in Utrecht, The Netherlands opens 7 days a week. Monday-Wednesday 16:00-22:00. Thursday, Friday and Saturday 12:00-00:00. Sunday 12:00-22:00.
3511 BH Utrecht
Roost aan de Singel
For great lunches, an incredible atmosphere and fun people you should go to Roost aan de Singel. It’s located on the side of one of the canals of Utrecht. You should go here for lunch, a good dinner that’s made on a braai (South African bbq) and drinks. Be aware that this is a hotspot for locals during summer.
From April until the beginning of October this place opens from Wednesday- Sunday from 12:00-23:00. After that you should have a look at their Facebook page here, to see the opening times or events.
3512 RD Utrecht
Cafe Het Gegeven Paard
Cafe het Gegeven Paard can be found within TivoliVredenburg which is a music complex. The venue consists of five halls designed acoustically for a specific music genre. So, you can have a great dinner here, go for some drinks and go partying later at night. This café can definitely be recommended for a nice lunch, dinner or some drinks. I wouldn’t go here specifically for breakfast; however, it is still tasty as well.
The opening times as follows: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 09:00 -00:00 Thursday: 09:00-01:00. Friday 09:00-01:30. Saturday 10:00- 01:30. Sunday 10:00-00:00.
3511 WC Utrecht
Do you want to have the best paella of Utrecht, or are you looking for the best tapas in Utrecht? Then stop searching. Tortilla Es is some small Spanish tapas take-away/café in Utrecht that brings Spain to The Netherlands. It is the closest you will get to real Spanish food in The Netherlands. This is one of the best restaurants to eat dinner in Utrecht, The Netherlands when you are in a Spanish mood. I cannot really call it a restaurant because it’s so small and doesn’t have much seating. So, if I were you I would do a take-away and go to a park to enjoy the meals. Try their tortillas! This is also one of the cheap eats you can find in Utrecht, The Netherlands.
They are open 5 days a week. Wednesday and Thursday 16:30-22:00. Friday and Saturday 12:00-22:00. And on Sunday 12:00-21:00.
Sometimes their opening times change, but they will put that on their Facebook page. Have a look at their Facebook page here.
If you love pizza as much as I love pizza, then this is your dream restaurant. De Pizzabakkers serves the best pizzas of Utrecht, The Netherlands. They make the best wood oven pizzas that you will be able to find. Not vegan- friendly, but they are vegetarian-friendly so that’s great. There are four De Pizzabakkers restaurants in Utrecht. You can find them in Utrecht at Brederoplein, Voorstraat, Twijnstraat and Nachtegaalstraat.
They are open 7 days a week, mostly from 17:00-22:00 or 23:00.
3521 XA Utrecht
If you like Greek street food, then this is your spot. You can only order a take- away at Dimitri Petit, but that’s one of the reasons why this place is so perfect for a quick lunch or dinner. One of the best cheap eats places of Utrecht, The Netherlands. Try their chicken gyros, and if you’re vegetarian, they have something for you as well. So, quick lunch or dinner in Utrecht? Go to Dimitri Petit. This is one of the best places to find cheap eats in Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Dimitri Petit opens 7 days a week from 12:00- 22:00.
3511 KH Utrecht
This is another great salad bar. You might’ve seen Sla locations in Amsterdam, Haarlem or Rotterdam. They keep on expanding their locations, which means they must be doing something right. I personally love their food. It fills my stomach and keeps me energized. Besides that, their products are as conscious as possible as Sla uses seasonal vegetables and local crops. You will find anything from soups to juices and from bowls to seasonal salads.
Sla has three locations in Utrecht, so the opening times differ. Most are open 7 days a week from 11:00-21:00.
The food at Gys is mostly made with the use of local products. This is one of the reasons why I love this place as you can taste the freshness. It is vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free friendly. You can spend every time of the day here and get good food. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served here.
Gys has two locations in Utrecht. Gys at Voorstraat 77 is open 7 days a week from 10:00 -21:30. The other location at the Amsterdamsestraatweg opens on Monday and Tuesdays at 17:00. Besides that, the opening times are the same.
For lunch, dinner, and drinks Café Willem is your new hotspot in Utrecht. The interior is just so beautiful, peaceful but edgy at the same time that this makes it a reason by itself to visit Café Willem in Utrecht. They have organic and seasonal products to create the best and most fresh dishes. And those are not disappointing. This is definitely one of the best restaurants to eat dinner in Utrecht, The Netherlands.
The opening times of Café Willem are the following; Sunday-Thursday 11:00-23:00. Friday & Saturday 11:00-01:00
Willem van Noortstraat 186,
3514 GJ Utrecht
You have finally decided where you are going to eat dinner in Utrecht, The Netherlands? I’m glad I could help with this list about the best restaurants to eat dinnner in Utrecht. Let me know what you thought of the food! And is there any restaurant you’d like to add to this list?
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