Smart electric vehicle company NIO parks at the Meent

NIO mvrdv Ossip van Duivenbode

NIO is a new car company. It designs and develops smart, high-performance, electric vehicles but also wants to build communities. By opening NIO houses in big cities for example. There now is a NIO House in Rotterdam, at de Meent.    At the outpost, NIO wants to offer a pleasant, welcoming space for (new) users to […]

New restaurant Matelief brings history alive

Matelief web

In the Old Harbor-area of Rotterdam Matelief has opened its doors. The new restaurant has a sunny terrace, overviewing the classic ships, the White House and the Willemsbrug, At the iconic location, famous sailors from history come back to life. The walls are adorned with striking works of art of sea heroes by artist Barre […]

Grace has opened its doors

Grace rotterdam

Grace has been added to the popular Stadhuisplein. The new festive restaurant features a menu with the best dishes from different parts of the world. By regarded chef Marco Prins. The basement houses a new club. The Grit is open every Friday night (Limbo) and Saturday night (Off the Grit). An age limit of 23 […]

 Coffee and headphones at The Sound Kitchen

The Sound Kitchen

The unique aspect of  The Sound Kitchen is that it combines coffee and headphones. Take a sip and try out a large collection of models. Listening to music over headphones can be a far better experience than people are currently aware of. While listening to music will influence one’s emotions, having the tastebuds triggered will […]

Square ’47 is open at Schouwburgplein

square '47 Pascale van Reijn

On the vibrant Schouwburgplein a new hotspot is now open. Square ’47 is named after the year of the opening of the central square in the heart of the city. A perfect place according to the initiators. To cater to the large crowd it is open daily from 9 AM to 1 AM. This way […]

Schot Coffee Roasters now has a café at de Huidenclub

Schot Huidenclub 7

The Huidenclub is a workspace, gallery, studio, and event location and now also offers good coffee. Schot Coffee Roasters has opened up a café in the canteen area.  Schot is a regarded coffee roastery. They source partnership coffees directly from the farmers they work with. They buy their coffee year after year and pay a […]

Café Dox makes visiting New Luxor even more pleasant

Luxor Cafe Dox

Luxor operates two unique theaters. The 104 year old Luxor at Kruiskade and the New Luxor at Kop van Zuid. From October 3 the New Luxor opens Café Dox. Dox can be considered as a living room of the Kop van Zuid. It’s a meeting place for cultural events, meetings, and dates. On the menu […]

DoDo introduces new menu

dodo new menu

Restaurant DoDo opened its doors in 2019 and has been a popular spot ever since. During the Love Birds after summer event the new menu was introduced. Although the hotspot did win the Entree Award for Best New All Day concept in 2021, DoDo continues to develop continuously. Rotterdam-based Christiaan van der Steen is the […]

De Gele Kanarie lands a second spot at Binnenrotte

De Gele Kanarie Cafe

In 2018 De Gele Kanarie opened its doors on the corner of Goudsesingel and Mariniersweg. The place succeeded in making a former somewhat hidden spot a popular destination. Now they open a cafe at Binnerotte.  De Gele Kanarie Café replaces the former Douwe Egberts Café and will offer the same formula as the original venue. […]

30ML is now also present at Alexandrium

30ML Alexandrium

30ml Coffee Roasters has grown into a true franchise chain with its own coffee roasting facility and several coffee bars. There are already two branches in Rotterdam. In the South (Annie MG Schmidtplein) and in the center (Nieuwe Binnenweg 105), now there also is a coffee bar at Alexandrium. 30ML is located at Watermanweg 321A […]