Destino

Walk into Destino and you know you have reached your destination. Destino serves next level tapas. After nine years, ownership has recently changed hands as Niels Koomans and Nelleke Elbert handed over the Spanish baton from Niels Koomans. He has hardly touched the concept, however, whereas lunch was previously not on the menu at Destino,…

Metropolis festival

The Metropolis Festival is a surprising showcase of promising talent. The one-day festival offers a platform for talented bands and acts on the brink of making their big break. It’s a exciting line-up of international artists with a reputation for their live performances. You don’t just listen to good music, you feel it. Plus, the…

Lakehouse

A brand-new restaurant in the Lage Bergse Bos, where you can enjoy an extensive lunch on the terrace, before or after your Sunday stroll. The architecture of the restaurant is in style with its surroundings and designed with respect for nature. On Sunday afternoons from 12.00 onwards, a DJ will provide great music. Apart from…

Lima

The Food Halls at Kop van Zuid are home to many world cuisines, including Mexican. It’s worth queueing up at Lima’s food stand to get one of their chipotle braised-beef tacos, prepared with 100% corn tortillas that the owners import from Mexico. Forget heavy dishes laden with cheese and beans. Lima is Spanish for lime…

Mascolori

If you’re having an off day, just visit Mascolori and you’ll be as happy as a clam. All those colours and patterns will make your day and brighten your footwear. Owning a pair of Mascolori, you’re not just wearing shoes, you’re wearing art, since they collaborate a lot with artists, art institutions and events. Mascolori…

The Boathouse Kralingen

Looking for a lunch with a view? Meet up at The Boathouse Kralingen, right on the beach of the Kralingse Plas. The glass pavilion is an eye-catching addition to the restaurant options in the area, with the lunch menu including a ‘High Sea’ from renowned fishmongers Schmidt,and matching wine suggestions. The Boathouse is also an…

Keilecafe returns!

Keilecafe is back! It’s the place to be during warmer months for a nice bite and a little boogie on the weekends. Local upcoming artists play on an open air stage, food is provided by professional chefs and the bar offers an extensive list of drinks. To celebrate the first weekend of Spring, this ‘permanent…

Chef Exchange at Aloha

The ex-tropical paradise swimming poool turned hip sustainable restauant and café, Aloha, have teamed up with a UK-based restaurant called Issac At. Aparently their no nonsense, hyper-local and young driven team were a perfect match with Aloha and now these two establishments have joined forces for a ‘chef exchange’. Together they serve a six-course menu.…

Lokanta Proeflokaal

When a place has had the same chef for over 15 years, you know they’re doing something right. You can say chef Sandor is the tapas king of Kralingen. He makes you feel like you’re in Spain every time you visit. From authentic Spanish tapas to modern Mediterranean dishes, the locals can’t get enough of…