Marisco na Praca – Cascais

A buzzing restaurant in the food market of Cascais When our surf teacher heard we love seafood, he told us about Marisco na Praca. This seafood restaurant is located nearby Pateo do Petisco, in the food market of Cascais. The market itself was slightly quiet. Probably because everyone was in this restaurant! A buzzing sound…

Páteo do petisco – Cascais

Tip from Lisbon locals On the first floor of the market square of Cascais we found a tapas restaurant thanks to a tip from local friends from Lisbon. Heavenly pimentos The welcome was friendly and we got a seat on a bench outside this small restaurant. We went for the small plates, tapas. Our selection:…

Il Prosilio – Zakynthos

After a week of restaurants where every menu in every place was identical and even tasted very similar, it was with great relief that we found a restaurant that claimed creativity and boasted it’s wine list. The restaurant looked good on their website, the menu listed indeed some creative dishes and the winelist was impressive….

Hop Gastrobar – Leuven

Hopbar is new (March 2018) in town, located in the upcoming creative neighbourhood ‘de vaartkom’ in Leuven. Impeccable and devine top level food, supplemented by a creative variety of wines and beers. Come over for an affordable and delicious lunch. Or take the time to enjoy dinner in this delightful restaurant, making the choise between…

Camino – Antwerp

Trendy Korean Bar Food restaurant in the city center of Antwerp, close to the shopping district. Strong expressive Korean flavours, fresh products of good quality. Charming but sometimes a bit unfocused service. Genuine friendly staff and open for feedback. Your time at the table is limited to 1,5 hour, but the kitchen goes really fast….

Coffin Sally – Port Fairy – Australia

A beautiful place. When you walk the streets at 8pm on a Tuesday night, you would think you’re the only living soul on the streets that night. But open the door towards the bar and restaurant of Coffin Sally, and you will know where the people hang around. Coffin Sally offers great pizza and a…

La Bimba – Great ocean road – Australia

It was delicious. We were sent to La Bimba by the owner of Ipsos, another great restaurant at the Great ocean road. We were lucky to have a table for two with no reservation. Although it was a Monday evening, in a small town, the place was full. Booking is recommended. At La Bimba everything…

Granja Petitbo – Barcelona

A treasure but not a hidden gem. Described by many others, yet positive every time so definitely worth a try. We had lunch at Granja Petitbo. Some highly friendly men took care of our dinner moment. A bit hipster but in the good way.  We ordered vegetarian lasagna, ceasar salad, waffle with pastrami and a…

‘T Werftje – Zeebrugge 

Every single person in Belgium knows ‘t Werftje. This authentic bar is hidden in between the Harbour channels of Zeebrugge, a city among the Belgian coastline. Here they serve the most gorgious shrimp croquettes. People come from far just for these amazing local deliscious croquettes. This place has some history. The third generation is now in…

Bakers & roasters – Amsterdam

As much as I love to stay at AirBnb places, I do miss the precious breakfast of a good hotel. But! When travelling to a city, there is no need to panic; there is always a good coffee around the corner.  The house we rented in Amsterdam was amazing, breathtaking and we felt immediately at…