I love food. Plain and simple. A good meal or a lovely snack can brighten my day whereas an overpriced something that tastes like nothing can haunt me for hours. That’s why I’ve created this page full of foodie hotspots and restaurant reviews. These are the places I ate and drank at during my travels, both in Belgium and beyond. Whether you’re looking for a fancy restaurant, a decent bistro, a cafe or a coffee shop, it’s here. Have a look!
April 6, 2016At Wurst in Leuven, Belgian television chef Jeroen Meus serves "haute dogs", hot dogs like you've never tasted them before with names like The Hunter, Mexico '86 and Memphis Soul. Are these hot dogs worth the hype? I headed over there one lunch time to find out. Read Post
April 4, 2016"Koffie en Staal" is a concept coffee bar in Leuven where the owners sell handmade furniture and jewelry as well as locally brewed coffee in a bright and cozy interior. The menu is appealing and the pies are to die for. Have a read to see what I ordered. Read Post
March 23, 2016Whenever I travel, I'm always curious to know how local people see their home and how they would want a traveler to visit it. So I try to meet locals when I'm wandering around, but I have to admit I'm sometimes a bit too shy to strike up a conversation. So when WithLocals invited me to meet one of "their" locals in Amsterdam for an Asian dinner, I immediately said yes. Read Post
March 9, 2016When I was working on my Antwerp City Guide, a friend of mine recommended that I check out Revista. Revista is a coffee bar where you can also get some snacks and light lunch, but that’s not what’s special about it (obviously). Revista is called Read Post
February 29, 2016Kaffeenini in the Nationalestraat in Antwerp is the perfect spot to go for bagels, coffee, something sweet or a light lunch. It's a big open coffee shop with big windows so lots of natural light comes in. I went to try it out and wrote down my thoughts for you. Read Post
February 10, 2016Barnini in Antwerp, at the Oude Vaartplaats, is a great place for breakfast, brunch, lunch and sweets. They also have a wide selection of warm drinks and other beverages, like their homemade mojitonade. But their specialty? Bagels! Read Post