Restaurant Parkheuvel. ** Michelin Star. French Cuisine by Erik van Loo

Restaurant Parkheuvel is a ** Michelin star restaurant  and is situated at the park in the heart of Rotterdam, close by the Euromast and right next to the river the Maas. The restaurant has a warm atmosphere in the inside, outside we have a terrace which brings us spectacular views overlooking the river and the on-going boats.

The restaurant is set up spaciously  for lunch and dinner, who dines at Parkheuvel experiences privacy and is able to dine at leisure. The opportunity is there to enjoy an aperitif in the lounge and bar area, as well as to relax after dinner with coffee and a digestive. The service style is warm and dedicated yet modest and indiscernible when required.

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Restaurant Parkheuvel. Heuvellaan 21, 3016 GL Rotterdam. 010-43 60 766

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Restaurant Parkheuvel. 2 Michelin Star. French Cuisine by Erik van Loo

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In de Keuken van Floris. A unique restaurant.

{In the Kitchen of Floris}

A unique restaurant for those people who are open to be surprised. In a dynamic atmosphere you can enjoy an entire evening of sophisticated and exciting dishes assisted by bold wines from all over the world. In the kitchen of Floris has no menu or wine list, Patron-Cuisinier Floris Versluijs and Maitre-sommelier Wilfred Roth have already an exciting menu of nine dishes with a varied wine-or alcohol-free sap package for you. Completely vegetarian dining is also possible. At a set time, the aperitif and amuse will change every 25 minutes, accompanying a glass wine, with a explanation of the sommelier. The preparation of the dishes are in an open kitchen in the middle of the guests, so you can follow the whole process closely.

In de Keuken van Floris ha a extensive Champagne list with more than 130 items of which some 70 mainly small producers under the 65.0 € – The champagne tasting is by far the most popular aperitif. This tasting, three half-glasses of champagne houses, vintages and assemblies provides an evening of food emotion. Guaranteed a great evening in a top restaurant.

In de Keuken van Floris. A unique restaurant.

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In de Keuken van Floris. Honingerdijk 259, 3063 AM Rotterdam

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Old Harbour Summer Festival

August 20th

At various stages to the quays music and performances. New and established talent with a distinctive sound create a unique festival atmosphere in the old port. From 15.00 hours transformed into festival grounds where young and old enjoy various performances, good food and summer acts. In addition to the many performances are the whole day activities take place in the historical and architectural environment of the unique piece of maasstad.

Old Harbour Summer Festival, Water concerts, art & vintage!

A relaxing afternoon and evening for young and old. Step on a little boat for an intimate water concert and wander along the stalls on the quay with art, gadgets and vintage gear. Also for children there is plenty to explore on this idyllic spot between the skyscrapers. On the Queen’s yard among other things the kids can listen to a storyteller, musician or be face painting.

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Reggae Festival Rotterdam 

Reggae Festival Rotterdam

Sunday 30th July

Reggae Festival Rotterdam. The first Open Air Reggae Festival makes it’s long awaited and promising introduction to Rotterdam. The summer of 2017 is the perfect moment for a new cultural music festival. Reggae music is known to connect people and break boundaries while bringing along a big bunch of positivity. Get ready for a mind blowing line-up, extraordinary stages and lots of activities!

Sunday 30 July 2017, 13:00-23:00.

After 21:30 it’s not possible to enter the festival grounds.

Reggae Festival Rotterdam. Het Park. 3016 CG Rotterdam

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Ketels aan de Kade Festival. Enjoy ancient crafts, cooking demonstrations, street theater and more

Ketels aan de Kade Festival. Enjoy ancient crafts, cooking demonstrations, street theater and more

August 12th & 13th

Delfshaven has a 625 years long history of herring, gin, grain and beer. During the Ketels aan de Kade visitors can, in the middle of a historic decor, you could taste literally the Rotterdam History. Take a stroll along the many market stalls or slide on in the outdoor Inn; enjoy ancient crafts, cooking demonstrations, street theater and troubadours. The festival focuses primarily on historical food such as this occurred in the period between 1400-1900 in Rotterdam. Also, special attention will be given to specific ‘ Rotterdam-topics ‘ such as the herring-and salmon fishing, the Gin industry and the VOC. Taste the history!

Date: Saturday 13 August (17:00-23:00) and Sunday 14 August, 10.00-18.00 2016
Location: Aelbrechtskolk and Pietheynsplein Rotterdam (Historic Delfshaven)

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Blijdorp Festival, Art, culture, music & happiness. 

Blijdorp Festival, Art, culture, music & happiness.

Saturday August 12 th

Blijdorp Festival is all about art, culture, music & happiness and takes place next to the Rotterdam Zoo. The festival transforms the Roel Langerakpark into a land of discovery, with stages set amongst the park’s forests and alongside its lake. Heading into its fourth year, Blijdorp has built a reputation as one of the best parties around, offering lineups of established and up and coming underground DJs. Though music is the main event, the festival is a broader cultural experience, with visual arts and food stalls strewn throughout its site located next to the Rotterdam zoo. Saturday August 12 th. Roel Langerakpark, Rotterdam

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Hippie Val. Fashion, Lifestyle & Music festival

Hippie Val. Fashion, Lifestyle & Music festival

Sunday 2 july 2017

Hippie Val. Fashion, Lifestyle & Music festival. A festival for the whole family. This day has a diverse program dedicated to fashion, music & lifestyle. For the ladies the hippy market, beauty and wellness corner and tasty cocktails, while the men the latest model of the MINI testing in the mancave and the kids enjoy full on in the kids corner. Musical entertainment and food trucks provide a real festival experience. The Ibiza vibe is translated into the entire entourage.

Hippie Val. Fashion, Lifestyle & Music festival. Een festival voor het hele gezin. Deze dag heeft een uiteenlopend programma in het teken van fashion, music & lifestyle. Voor de dames de hippiemarkt, beauty en wellness corner en lekkere cocktails, terwijl de mannen het nieuwste model van de MINI uittesten in de mancave en de kids vol op genieten in de kidscorner. Muzikale entertainment en foodtrucks zorgen voor een echte festival beleving. De Ibiza vibe wordt vertaald in de gehele entourage.

Location; The Boathouse Kralingen. Langepad 51 Rotterdam

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Weekendtips Rotterdam. June 30 – July 1-2 – Happy Weekend

Weekendtips Rotterdam. June 30 – July 1-2 – Happy Weekend

Visit The Parade , theatre, mime, dance and music performances, visit the Rotterdam Water weekend, fun on the water!  Visit the lifestyle & fashion Event Hippie Val. Listen to music of North Sea Around Town Festival on many different locations,  see Rotterdam in 30 minutes by Rib Experience, Take a film at Kino, or dance the night away on Summerclub AnnabelSo many things to do this weekend. Enjoy your weekend


Must See

Rotterdam Water Weekend

Rotterdam Water Weekend. Experience the Rotterdam waterway’s as never before. Water is fun in Rotterdam.

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Parqiet

Hotspot

Parqiet. A nice hotspot for a sunday morning walk

Open for breakfast and lunch and delicious dishes on the menu

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Hippie Val

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Hippie Val. Fashion, Lifestyle & Music festival

A Ibiza style festival for the whole family.

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Must See

June 23 –  July 2

Last weekend!

The Parade. More than 60 theatre, dance, mime and music performances in theatre tents in combination with great food

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Fenix Food Factory Culinary food experience

Must Visit

Fenix Food Factory Culinary food experience

Discover The Fenix Food factory

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Restaurants, The best!

Restaurant FG Food Labs  (1 Michelin Star)

Chef, Francois Geurds


 

 

Must Do

North Sea Around Town, annual Fringe Festival of North Sea Jazz

A free and varied program of 22 June to 9 JULY 2017

 

 


 

 

 

 

 Must See

Pica Pica Summer Parade 2017

June, July and August 2017 on 26 different locations

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Discover Rotterdam by boat

Must Do

Discover Rotterdam by boat

Beautiful boats for rent, with or without a skipper and equipped with all comforts

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Cocktail Bars

The 10 best cocktail bars in Rotterdam according to Lonely Planet

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Clubbing & Nightlife

Summerclub Annabel. Rotterdam’s steamy summer nights

Every Friday and Saturday

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Jazz

Dizzy North Sea Round Town Special: Lwela Kasulwe live at Dizzy

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Rotterdam / SS Rotterdam

Must Do

Spectaculair sightseeing from the river with a Watertaxi

Rotterdam sightseeing from the water? Take a boat trip with the Water Taxi. A spectacular way to see the River, the ports and the city skyline.

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Must Do

Rib Experience

Rotterdam in 30 minutes. Full speed. All the highlights of Rotterdam

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Must Sleep

“Wow. FAB and Funky”. Citizen M Hotel

One of the trendiest hotels in Rotterdam city center.

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Weekendtips Rotterdam. June 23 -24 -25

Weekendtips Rotterdam. June 23 -24 -25

June 23 – 24 – 25

Visit The Parade , theatre, mime, dance and music performances  take look on the Sculptures Garden on the roof of warehouse the Bijenkorf, listen to music of North Sea Around Town Festival on many different locations,  see Rotterdam in 30 minutes by Rib Experience, visit CHIO Jumping and Dressage Event. Take a film at Kino, or dance the night away on Summerclub AnnabelSo many things to do this weekend.

Enjoy your weekend



Must See

June 23 –  July 2

The Parade. More than 60 theatre, dance, mime and music performances in theatre tents in combination with great food

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Must See

June. Every weekend.

Sculptures Garden on the roof of warehouse De Bijenkorf.

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Must Do

North Sea Around Town, annual Fringe Festival of North Sea Jazz

A free and varied program of 22 June to 9 JULY 2017

 

 


 

Must Do

Injazz Festival. Jazz, hip hop, soul, funk, 60 ‘s surf and hints of electro.


Flamenco Festival Rotterdam is already 10 years become the meeting place for anyone who loves Spain and flamenco, arts & culture. That’s a party!

Saturday 24 June in Podium Grounds,

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Location Pieter de Hoochweg 125, Rotterdam.

 


 Must See

Pica Pica Summer Parade 2017

June, July and August 2017 on 26 different locations

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Clubbing & Nightlife

Summerclub Annabel. Rotterdam’s steamy summer nights

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Rotterdam / SS Rotterdam

Must Do

Spectaculair sightseeing from the river with a Watertaxi

Rotterdam sightseeing from the water? Take a boat trip with the Water Taxi. A spectacular way to see the River, the ports and the city skyline.

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Must Do

Rib Experience

Rotterdam in 30 minutes. Full speed. All the highlights of Rotterdam

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Must Sleep

Looking for a great AirBnb when you are visiting Rotterdam?

Unique floating Airbnb on a unique location. Wikkelboat at The Red Apple Marina

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Hotspots, Festivals, Discoveries, Meanwhile strolls through town. Happy Weekend

Hotspots, Festivals, Discoveries, Meanwhile strolls through town. Happy Weekend.

‘Rotterdam is a city you need to learn to love,’ is what you often hear. It’s strange but true… We’ve lost our heart to this city. How come? So, Meanwhile now loves Rotterdam. But we also have a taste for other things like interesting gadgets, peculiar discoveries we make on the web, and remarkable and funny observations during travels at home and abroad. Moreover, we like to look back once in a while and write about the history of the Netherlands and Rotterdam in particular. Meanwhile writes for those who don’t know Rotterdam or don’t know it well: visitors from abroad or those staying in town for a while or just a few days. That’s why I’ve included practical things like medical care, public transport etc, be it quick and dirty, in this blog. One blog: all the info. Meanwhile strolls through town, discovers and notices things.  

Enjoy your stay in Rotterdam!


Festival/Events

Hotspots, Festivals, Discoveries,

Rotterdam Architecture Month 2017   

Rooftop parties, excursions and performances on special buildings: in June, Rotterdam is in the city of architecture. With different events, there is something for everyone to experience.
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Day of Architecture 2017
Day of Architecture Rotterdam welcomes you to the city with a special program. This edition’s focus lies on two of Rotterdam’s former harbour areas: the Maritime District and the Wilhelminapier. The central information desk for the event is located in ‘De Rotterdam’, in the central hall of the middle tower. Join a building tour or a walk of the area and discover new stories behind famous architecture. Facebook


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Wake up in Architecture, Hotel Rotterdam

‘Hotel Rotterdam, Wake up in Architecture’ takes place during the Rotterdam Architecture Month in June this summer! During this month we offer personal matches to professionals in Architecture. Overnight stay at the house/studio of the host included! Read more >

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16 June-17 June

Pilgrim Harbour Festival. 

The festival brings a musical tribute to the area with its distinctive history.


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Kannen and Kruiken Rotterdam

 

15 – 18 june

Kannen and Kruiken Rotterdam. Beer-Wine-Music-Food

Beer and wine lovers can taste special beers and wines. Location Het Park


Must Do

 

Urban Guides. 

Enthusiastic guides showing you Rotterdam


Must Do

Hotspots, Festivals, Discoveries,

Rib Experience. Rotterdam in 30 minutes. Full speedAll the highlights of Rotterdam


Must See

Pica Pica Summer Parade 2017

June, July and August 2017 on 26 different locations

Pica Pica Foundation aims to collect the most striking and newest places in different districts of Rotterdam during the Pica Pica Parade.


Must See

Sculptures Garden on the roof of warehouse De Bijenkorf

June. Every weekend.

Sculptures Garden on the roof of warehouse De Bijenkorf.

Sculptures Garden on the roof of warehouse De Bijenkorf. Every weekend in June, during hours of operation of department store de Bijenkorf, you can visit the Sculptures Garden on the roof of this typical post-war Rotterdam building.

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Must Do

Spectaculair sightseeing from the river with a Watertaxi

Rotterdam sightseeing from the water? Take a boat trip with the Water Taxi. A spectacular way to see the River, the ports and the city skyline.

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Shopping Fashion

 

Samsøe & Samsøe Fashion,

Samsøe & Samsøe Fashion

Beautifully tailored menswear and womenswear


Conceptstore Hutspot Rotterdam

Hutspot searches for new and interesting brands, designers, artists and entrepreneurs,


 

 

10 Days Store Rotterdam

Be unexpected, or simple never regular.


Objet trouvé

Parisian elegance; Objet trouvé. A tasteful collection, which is presented in a not-very-Dutch-like  attractive and refined manner. Located at the Hotspot street Pannekoekstraat


Corbeau luxury men’s shoes. Since 1926

Corbeau luxury men’s shoes. Over 90 years located in Rotterdam. Founded in 1926.


Shopping Food

 

Vermeyden – Delicacies – Wines – Traiteur

Vermeyden Delicatessen has been around for more than 100 years in Rotterdam. With an impressive list of fine food..

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Marqt. Fresh food market with the best assortiment.

Marqt. A delicious fresh food market to get all of your ingredients for a wonderful Saturday night dinner at home with friends

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Take a break.Take a Coffee

Lebkov & Sons

Lebkov & Sons, coffee and delicious sandwiches

‘On your way to or from the railway station; piping hot coffee and delicious sandwiches (to go..)..’


Nine Bar – Espressobar

Nine Bar – Espresso bar. The name is a reference to an optimal espresso that’s made with a pressure of 9 bar. Located in a Hotspot area.


 

Best Teracces inTown

Cafe Restaurant De Tuin (The Garden) 

Because of its beautiful location one of the most beautiful spots in Rotterdam

Parqiet

Parqiet. A nice hotspot for a sunday morning walk

Beautiful location at the Park nearby the Euromast

Read also: Best terraces in Town


Thank God its Friday,
Friday afternoon drinks

Cafe Rijke & de Wit, one of the oldest Cafe’s of Rotterdam

Cafe Rijke & de Wit, one of the oldest Cafe’s of Rotterdam

Cafe Rijke & de Wit. Take a beer in one of the oldest Cafe’s of Rotterdam. In the heart of Rotterdam

Wijnbar Jansen en van Dijk

Winebar Janssen & van Dijk, one of our favorites, a very cosy cafe with very good staff has a very wide variety of wines from one of the most beautiful wine lands; France.


Winebar ‘Het Eigendom’

In the center of the Witte de Withstraat you will find wine bar Het Eigendom. Large floor-to-ceiling windows, attractive interior and spacious bar.


 

Delicious Restaurants

Restaurant Fitzgerald.

Named after the famous writer Francis Scott Fitzgerald. A beautiful interior, modern design with vintage classics. Impressive!


La Pizza

La Pizza. Antipasti – pizza -dolci, best in town!

The best Italian Restaurant of Rotterdam.


Musea Exhibitions

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen

Museum Boijmans van Beuningen

The collection as time machine


Time travel to the early 30s; The Sonneveld House

The Sonneveld House Museum in Rotterdam is one of the best-preserved houses in the ‘Nieuwe Bouwen’ style, the Dutch branch of the International School of Modernism.


Museum Rotterdam. The museum presents the tale of its city

Museum Rotterdam

Museum Rotterdam. The museum presents the tale of its city


Film, Clubbing & Nightlife

FILM

Film Theater Kino Rotterdam

KINO is the latest cinema of Rotterdam with four film rooms, a bar, restaurant and creative workplace.Quality is the core of KINO film, with a varying range of arthouse film to blockbusters, from shorts to classics. Kino is located at the Gouvernestraat, which is for over one hundred years a gathering place for music, theatre and film.


LantaarnVenster

LantarenVenster. Film, Music, Food & Drinks. Modern jazz, world jazz, mainstream jazz, vocal jazz, nu jazz and funk are genres of programming


JAZZ

Jazzcafé Dizzy

Rotterdam leading jazz café

When you talk about Jazz, then you talk about DIZZY. This is the most famous Jazz Café of Rotterdam and far beyond. The oldest jazz stage of Netherlands,

16-06-2017 

Omar Ka & Pap Diagne hosted by DJ Caliente

17-06-2017 

Dizzy Reggae Night: Steel And Stone


Clubbing & Nightlife

 

 

Friday 16 June

Annabel – Café & poppodium

Opening Summer Club

Rotterdam’s steamy summer nights. With the hottest hip hop, the sunniest house and smoothest R & B.

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Bird

Bird. Nightclub & Restaurant

You want some jazz, soul, latin, funk, house? Visit Bird. Nightclub & Restaurant

Friday June 16

Jameszoo

Hip Hop, Funk & Beats

Friday June 16

Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith


Coming Soon

 

23 juni – 2 juli

Parade Rotterdam

More than 60 theatre, dance, mime and music performances in theatre tents in combination with great food


North Sea Around Town

NORTH SEA ROUND TOWN is the annual FRINGE FESTIVAL of North Sea Jazz that alights in Rotterdam with a free and varied program of 22 June to 9 JULY 2017, with the best that Rotterdam has to offer to jazz. On dozens of locations: close to you in the street, in unexpected places, pop-up’s and great jazz venues.

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Easy Bike Rental

The OV- Fiets (bike).  Discover Rotterdam by bike


 

Watertaxi

Watertaxi, full speed ahead

Fast water taxis for all of Rotterdam and the surrounding area. Take a watertaxi to Hotel New York, SS Rotterdam etc. A wonderful experience if you want to see Rotterdam from the river.
Telephone: 010 403 0303.

Hotel new York

SS Rotterdam

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Hotel  Check in!

 

Funky Citizen M Hotel

One of the trendiest hotels in Rotterdam city center. New generation of affordable luxury hotels with beautiful design and high tech equipment. Location is perfect, right on the Old Port, Cubic Houses,  Blaak station and Markthal in the city center. A view minutes walk to all the Restaurants, Lounge bars, and fashion stores.

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