Bijzonder

 

Just outside the center of Maastricht you will find Bijzonder. At Bijzonder you enjoy dishes that are made from a big heart for good food. They only use fresh and organic ingredients. By healthy they mean many vegetables, a little fish and meat, less wheat (gluten) and vegetable dairy. Everything is freshly prepared in the kitchen. You taste the love and passion for healthy and tasty food in the dishes. They make their own bread, made from nuts, seeds, kernels and buckwheat flour.

 

You can go there for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For breakfast and lunch they have delicious buckwheat pancakes with blueberries, special bread that they bake with scrambled egg with sweet potato and vegetables, goat cheese with apricot chutney, avocado, delicious soups and homemade crackers with vegetable dips. For dinner they have sweet potato lasagna, vegetables curry, fish from the oven, minced meat bread and many more delicious dishes. They also serve delicious healthier desserts that they bake themselves. Made with gluten-free flour and sweetened with maple syrup and dates. Everything they serve here is delicious and you taste and see the love and passion for cooking.

 

The interior is warm and cozy, wooden tables, colored cushions, fur plaids. Bijzonder is certainly a place that is worth visiting when you are in Maastricht!

 

  • Dinner options: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Diet options: gluten-free, vegan, vegetarian, flexitarian, paleo, sugar-free
  • Price: $$ ($)

 

  • Location: Luikerweg 33, 6212 ET Maastricht
  • Opening hours: Mon & Tue closed, Wed & Thu 12.00-23.00, Fri & Sat 10.30-23.00, Sun 10.30-21.00
  • Website: Bijzonder Maastricht

Organic Market & Food

 

Organic Market & Food is a healthy food restaurant in Marbella. They serve Vegan, Gluten-Free, Raw Food and Flexitarian options. It is one of my favorite breakfast and lunch spot in Marbella.

 

They serve so many healthy and delicious food options. A few of my favorites are the Vegan & Gluten Free pancakes with berries, seed bread with smashed avocado, there gluten free pizza and green burger.

 

For the one with a sweet tooth they serve many delicious gluten-free and vegan desserts as well vegan and gluten-free ice cream. Perfect for on a hot and sunny day. If you don’t have time to eat in they sell many delicious dinner and salad options to go. They are located across the Marbella Club and just a few minutes from the sea.

 

  • Diet options: vegan, gluten-free, raw-food, flexitarian, lacto-free, sugar-free
  • Dinner options: breakfast, lunch, early dinner
  • Price: $$($)

 

  • Location:  Centro Comercial Expo 14, Av. Bulevar Príncipe Alfonso de Hohenlohe, s/n, 29602 Marbella, Málaga, Spain
  • Opening Hours: Monday – Sunday 9AM-8.15PM (kitchen closes at 7PM)
  • Website: Organic Market & Food Facebook Page

Wild and The Moon

 

Wild and the Moon is a vegan restaurant and cold pressed juice bar in Le Marais Paris.
Wild and The Moon is based on the simple belief that food should be good for you, good for the planet and above all delicious. The food and juices are 100% organic, locally sourced, plant-based, gluten-free and free of refined sugars, additives and chemicals.

 

 

There menu contains a selection of cold pressed juices, nutmilks, smoothies, salads, soups, desserts, crackers and snacks. The food is carefully crafted by a raw vegan chef and nutritionist using age-old wisdom and techniques of food preparations. These techniques may involve soaking of grains, seeds and nuts. Fermentation of vegetables to improve digestion and low temperature dehydration to preserve essential enzymes and antioxidants.

 

The interior feels like a small green oasis in the middle of the city with wooden furniture and lots of plants.

 

  • Diet options: vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free
  • Dinner options: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Price: $$($)

 

  • Location: 55 Rue Charlot, 75003 Paris, France
  • Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 08.00 – 22.30 Saturday & Sunday 09.00 – 22.30
  • Website: Wild & The Moon

Passion Café 

 

 

 

Passion Café is a healthy restaurant concept on Ibiza. They started their first location at 2002 and now days have 6 locations across the island.

 

 

Passion Cafe focuses mostly on vegan, vegetarian, macrobiotic and raw cuisine. But they believe in the motte “love all and serve all” so you can find as well great fish and chicken options on the menu.

 

 

On the menu you will find dishes like breakfast bowls, raw pizza, veggie burgers, healthy sandwiches, homemade cakes, juices, smoothies and much more.

 

 

Their location at the marina is a meeting point on the island for everyone who like to have a healthy break, from breakfast to dinner and everything in between. Every location is a bit different. The latest edition of Passion in San Jose offers a high end eatery. With dishes like avocado risotto, lemon fish, tuna tamari and pea croquettes.

 

 

Passion café is a perfect stop for a healthy meal or cold pressed juice. And don’t forget to try their raw desserts. Have a look on their website for your favorite location. They have one for every need.

 

  • Diet options: vegan friendly, raw-food, vegetarian, flexitarian, gluten-free, sugar-free
  • Dinner options: breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks
  • Price: $$($)

 

  • Location:  Edificio Bossamar, Ctra. de Platja d’en Bossa, s/n, 07800 Ibiza, Islas Baleares, Spain
  • Opening Hours: Monday – Sunday 9am – 12 am
  • Website: Passion Cafe Ibiza

Healthy Hotspots in Barcelona

 

Barcelona is een levendige stad vol hippe eettentjes en cafétjes. De stad heeft ook nog eens een prachtig strand. Een ideale combinatie voor een heerlijke vakantie. Barcelona is ook een van mijn favoriete steden wanneer het aankomt op gezonde restaurantjes. De stad zit vol leuke en gezonde eettentjes. Biologisch, plantaardig, gezonde Mediterrane vis en vleesgerechten je vindt ze hier allemaal. Hieronder heb ik een lijstje samengesteld met met de leukste en lekkerste restaurantjes.

 

 

Flax & Kale
Flax en Kale is een van mijn favoriete restaurantjes het eten is hier heerlijk en de plek is prachtig. Ze serveren hier een menu dat voor 80% bestaat uit plantaardige gerechten en 20 % uit gerechten met vette vis. De eigenaresse Theresa Carles gebruikt voor haar gerechten enkele natuurlijke streekproducten en de receptuur vormt een gezondere versie van de traditionele Catalaanse gerechten van haar moeder en grootmoeder. Op het menu vind je vele uiteenlopende gerechten als smoothie bowls voor ontbijt, glutenvrije bananenbrood, verschillende groenten gerechten als vegan lasagne, tonijn burgers en nog veel meer lekkers. De kaart is zeer uitgebreid met vele verschillende, originele, heerlijke en gezonde gerechten. Deze plek is ideaal voor ontbijt, lunch, dinner of een drankje en iets lekkers.

 

Adres: Carrer dels Tallers, 74B, 08001 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

Woki Organic
Woki Organic is een biologische winkel en restaurant. De sfeer hier is erg gezellig en het eten is echt heerlijk. Op het menu vind je vele verschillende gerechten van pizza’s, burgers, maar ook gezonde salades, wok gerechten met groenten, kip met rijst en groentesapjes. Voor iedereen is hier wel iets lekkers te vinden en dat maakt deze plek zo leuk. Je kunt hier met ieder reisgezelschap naar toe of je nu gezond of minder gezond eet.

 

Adres: Ronda de la Universitat, 20, 08007 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

Café Federal
Café Federal is een leuke lunch plek. Hier kun je heerlijke broodjes en salades bestellen, maar ook pasta’s, eiergerechten en burgers. Ze serveren hier glutenvrij brood, wat ideaal is als je geen gluten kunt eten. Ook deze plek is ideaal als je reist met iemand die niet per se gezond eet gezien de gerechten een mix zijn van gezonde en minder gezonde gerechten.

 

Adres: Carrer del Parlament, 39, 08015 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

La Llavor dels Orígens
Bij Origens serveren ze traditionele Catalaanse gerechten. Ze maken enkel gebruik van biologische producten. Ze serveren hier vegetarische gerechten, maar ook vlees en visgerechten. Op de kaart wordt de oorsprong van alle ingrediënten weergegeven. Als je het leuk vindt om traditionele gerechten te eten gemaakt met biologische ingrediënten, dan is deze plek zeker een aanrader. De gevulde aubergine is erg lekker!

 

Adres:  Carrer de Ramón y Cajal, 12, 08012 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

Blue Project Café
Blue Project is gelegen tegenover Parc de la Ciutadella. Hier serveren ze heerlijke vegan raw-food gerechten. Op het menu vind je bijvoorbeeld glutenvrije kerkers met hummus, een heerlijke raw carrot cake, verse sapjes en nog veel meer gezonds en lekkers. Dit is wel echt een plek voor mensen die van gezond eten houden.

 

Adres: Calle Princesa 57 bis, 08003 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

Mercat de La Boqueria
De Mercat de la Boquira is een markt gelegen aan de Ramblas. De markt wordt drukbezocht door de lokale bevolking en toeristen. Je vindt hier veel stalletjes die smoothies en bakjes met vers fruit verkopen. Ook vind je er een stalletje gemaand Organic Barcelona, waar ze verschillende biologische gerechten verkopen. Als je in de buurt bent van de Ramblas is het leuk om even binnen te lopen. In het hoogseizoen is het erg druk, maar je kunt hier voor een paar euro een verse smoothie en vers fruit kopen. Ideaal als gezond ontbijt of als tussendoortje. De bakjes vers fruit zijn ook ideaal om mee te nemen naar het strand.

 

Adres: La Rambla, 91, 08001 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

Teresa’s

 

In de wijk Barri Gotic vind je Theresa’s een restaurant van de eigenaren van Flax en Kale. Theresa’s is een gezonde fast food restaurantje. Ze serveren hier onder andere glutenvrije vegan burgers, taco’s, zoete aardappelchips en cold pressed juice sapjes. Leuk als je zin hebt in een gezondere fast food hap.

 

Adres: Carrer de l’Argenteria, 31, 08003 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

Surf House Barcelona

 

Surf House Barcelona is een eettentje dicht bij het strand. Ze serveren hier gezonde fast food gerechten en minder gezonde gerechten. De locatie is ideaal, dicht bij het strand. Deze plek is vooral ideaal voor zijn locatie en lekkere sapjes. Qua eten zou ik hier niet per se komen. Maar zeker leuk om te bezoeken voor een drankje en een klein hapje.

 

Adres: c/Almirall Aixada 2208003 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

Ginger Sapori e Salute

 

Ginger Sapori e Salute

 

Ginger Sapori e Salute is my favorite healthy hotspot in Rome. The place is big and bright, with  a nice terrace outside. Behind the bar they have a big glass fridge with vegetables in all the colors of the rainbow. On the menu you will find dishes as acai bowl, fresh fruit platters and yoghurt with granola for breakfast, for lunch and dinner you have dishes like steamed salmon, organic quinoa balls, organic chicken breast, tofu burgers, salads and more.

 

Ginger Sapori e Salute | Rome | Healthy Hotspots

 

Ginger Sapori e Salute | Rome | Healthy Hotspots

 

80 % of the menu contains plant-based dishes. They also serve lots of vegan raw-food dishes. They use locally sources and seasonal ingredients. All the ingredients are carefully selected from organic and sustainable agriculture.

 

Ginger Sapori e Salute | Rome | Healthy Hotspots

 

On the menu you will find many different smoothies and cold pressed juices. They make a perfect healthy refreshment for on a sunny day out on the terrace.

 

  • Diet Options: Vegan, Vegetarian, Flexitarian, Plant-Based, Raw-Food, Paleo, Gluten-Free, Lacto-Free, Sugar-Free
  • Dinner Options: breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks
  • Price: Medium

 

  • Location: Via Borgognona, 43-46, 00187 Roma, Italy
  • Opening Hours: Monday – Sunday 10 AM – 12 AM
  • Website: Ginger Sapori e Salute

Tibits Zurich

Tibits Zurich || Healthy Hotspots

 

Tibits is a vegan and vegetarian restaurant offering a self-serve buffet. You can choose from different warm and cold dishes. As different salads, warm vegetables, dips and vegetarian burgers. You pay buy weight. They serve as well fresh juices. The space is quite big, with a modern interior. They have as well a kids corner.

 

Tibits Zurich | Healthy Hotspots

 

Tibits Zurich | Healthy Hotspots

 

Tibits Zurich

 

  • Diet options: vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free
  • Dinner options: lunch, dinner
  • Price: medium

 

  • Location: Faltenstrasse 12, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland
  • Opening Times: Monday to Saturday 11am – 10pm, Sunday 10am – 8pm (Brunch from 10am – 2.30pm)
  • Website: Tibits Zurich

Borgo Pignano

Borgo Pignano Tuscany | Healthy Hotspots

 

Words can’t describe the beauty of this place. It’s a place that if possible you need to visit. The view, surrounding, hotel and restaurant are just perfection. I would love to get married here one day.

 

Borgo Pignano | Healthy Hotspots

 

While staying at Borgo Pignano you will have the opportunity to experience the authentic Tuscan cuisine. The menu features local and organic seasonal ingredients many of which are home-grown. Hearty breakfast offering homemade breads, pies, cakes, granola, yoghurt, pecorino cheese and farm fresh eggs. The Pignano restaurant offers an “a la carte” menu that reflects the season. The restaurant is located in the main villa and overlooks the formal gardens. They try to balance between formal and relaxed dining. Before dining you can enjoy an aperitif by the open fire. This place offers as well private gatherings. Perfect for intimate gatherings such as birthday celebrations or family events in Tuscany

 

Borgo Pignano Tuscany

 

  • Diet options: vegetarian, flexitarian, paleo, organic
  • Dinner options: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Price: expensive

 

  • Location: Loc. Pignano, 6, 56048 Volterra PI, Italy
  • Website: Borgo Pignano

 

Sir Hummus

Sir Hummus Amsterdam | Healthy Hotspots

 

Sir Hummus is Amsterdam’s first hummus eatery. They serve hummus in the most traditional way, as a main dish, served with delicious toppings and warm pita bread. The owners two brothers and one of their girlfriend are very kind and welcoming. The place is small, but very cozy and they serve here one of the best hummus in the city. You can experience here the true hummus eatery feeling like you will find in the Middel east. On the menu they have several different hummus plates. With vegan, vegetarian and a slow cooked beef option. There vegan plate for example is with eggplant and roasted pine nuts. I have visited this place several times and looking forward to visit this place again. I can highly recommend this place!

 

Sir Hummus Amsterdam | Healthy Hotspots

 

Sir Hummus Amsterdam | Healthy Hotspots

 

Sir Hummus Amsterdam | Healthy Hotspots

 

Sir Hummus Amsterdam | Healthy Hotspots

Sir Hummus Amsterdam

  • Diet options: vegan, vegetarian, flexitarian, paleo
  • Dinner options: lunch, dinner
  • Price: low/medium

 

  • Location: Van der Helstplein 2, 1072 PH Amsterdam
  • Opening times: Monday – closed, Tuesday – Friday 12.00 – 20.00 hour, Saturday & Sunday 12.00 – 17.00 hour
  • Website: Sir Hummus Amsterdam

Poke Perfect

Poke Perfect Amsterdam * Healthy Hotspots

 

Poke Perfect is the first poke bowl restaurant in Amsterdam. Poke is a Hawaiian dish, originally consisting of sushi rice, raw fish and several different toppings served in a bowl. It’s like sushi in a bowl. If you are not a big fan of raw fish, no worries at Poke Perfect they serve also smoked chicken and tofu. They also serve sushirritos. A big sushi wrap filled with the ingredients you desire. You can choose sushi rice as your base, but as well quinoa or organic kale, different vegetable toppings and a premium. You can either create your own bowl or sushirritos or choose one of their six signature bowls. Poke Perfect is a new restaurant and located on the Prinsengracht, closed to the Leidseplein. It is a perfect place for a healthy lunch or dinner.

 

Poke Perfect Amsterdam | Healthy Hotspots

Poke Perfect Amsterdam ** Healthy Hotspots

 

 

  • Diet options: vegan, flexitarian, paleo, gluten-free
  • Dinner options: Lunch, Dinner
  • Price: Medium

 

  • Address: Prinsengracht 502, 1017 KH Amsterdam
  • Opening Times: Monday – Thursday 11.30 – 21.00, Saturday & Sunday 11.30 – 22.00 hour
  • Website: Poke Perfect