Want to get a real feel of Maastricht? Check out the list below and explore the city as a local!

Café Sjiek (restaurant)

Want to get the full Maastricht experience? Make sure you visit Café Sjiek to try delicious typical food from the South-Limburg area and an incredible wine selection! If you’re visiting in summer, make sure you enjoy the outside terrace.

De Gouverneur (terrace/café)

Think you have tried every beer available out there? Think again — this Belgian café bar serves 250 different types of beer and delicious bites. Have a seat on their big heated terrace, and enjoy a relaxed atmosphere. The best part? It’s just a 3-minute walk from TSH.

The Commons (restaurant)

Are you ready to mingle? The Commons is the perfect place to connect with locals while sampling a tasty selection of commonly-loved dishes from all over the world. From breakfast to nightcaps, business lunches to family dinners, this restaurant is your go-to spot for incredible food, drinks and conversation any time of day. It’s located right next to TSH, so there’s no reason not to go. 

Reitz (restaurant)

Don’t be put off by the long queues, this place is definitely worth the wait! The oldest fries shop in the Netherlands has been open for over 100 years and it’s a must when visiting Maastricht. Just try their local specialty ‘Zuurvlees/zoervleis’ and thank us later 😉 

Mr Smith (cocktail bar)

This hidden treasure is a the perfect place for people who love to be surprised. Do you like sweet, sour or herbal flavors? Whatever your preference, the bartender will always create something special for you — but make sure you reserve a spot or you might not be able to get in! 

We Ar Vintage

If you love to hunt for vintage treasure, this is the trove you’re looking for. These two vintage shops deserve a visit if you’re looking for unique accessories, clothing or even furniture.