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At the beginning of the Dommelstraat, near the Stationsplein, the spacious terrace of restaurant Sushimi is ready for tonight's guests. Owners Manon and Robert and their team are busy adding some finishing touches, both outside and inside the restaurant.
The stately building of Grand Café Thomas at Stratumseind has traditionally been a location where entertainment and fun predominate. Over the years, the building had a number of other functions and since the ‘90s, hospitality has returned.
The Eindhoven-based Bottle Distillery was voted Distillery of the Year 2019 during the International Spirit Competition in Berlin earlier this month, making it the obvious choice as this week’s tip. Rik tells us all about it.
In a characteristic building on the corner of Willemstraat and Wilhelminaplein, you will find Pop Boutique Salon, one of Eindhoven's most popular hair salons. They are specialists in coloring and always up to date with the latest hair trends.
In the heart of the city centre you will find one of the most talked-about buildings of the past years: the former V&D building. Nowadays this location houses a number of exciting, temporary initiatives, including Rik's tip of this week: Café Eindhoven
For this tip from Rik we head south, towards Leenderweg. Just a stone's throw from Parktheater Eindhoven you will find art and culture centre Pand P, better known by some as the former Plaza Futura. You recognise the building by the letters that are still
The team of this characteristic restaurant prepares almost all dishes on the well-known Big Green Egg barbecues, in an open kitchen. Especially on Friday and Saturday, you definitely have to make a reservation!
Eindhoven is becoming increasingly diverse in terms of nightlife. Besides the standard nightlife areas, there are now more and more places where you can visit underground parties. One of them is De Sociale Dienst (social service). Rik leads the way.
In the city centre, on the Vestdijk, you find the Van der Meulen Ansems site (VDMA site). At first glance it may not look like a very exciting place, but anyone who learns more about this place will find out that it is in fact a historical one.
In many cities in the Netherlands and Belgium, you were already able to visit Dille & Kamille, the store with goods for home, garden, and kitchen. The retail chain thought it was time Eindhoven would also have its own store. And we are thrilled!
For this tip, Rik takes us to a large square, perhaps the most central location in Eindhoven. One that over the years has undergone many transformations: 18 Septemberplein. Also known as 'the Eindhoven boulevard'
Light festival GLOW Eindhoven attracts some 750,000 people who come to look at light art projects by artists from the Netherlands and abroad. But you can also see permanent works throughout the city during the rest of the year. Rik shares his favorites!