Coffee shops for digital nomads in Utrecht
The best coffee shops to work in Utrecht
Utrecht is known for its many ´gezellige´ (cozy) bars and restaurants. Where everyone with all backgrounds is cramped up inside, loudly conversating, dancing and singing until the early morning. Even though this sounds appealing, we have selected the best cafés to actually get some work done while you’re in Utrecht.
Bar Beton Utrecht CS
Bar Beton hosts two locations in Utrecht, of which the one at Central Station is the best option for digital nomads looking for a few hours of productive work. Its concrete (Beton) interior, but homely vibes make it the place to get stuff done. There are many power outlets, fast WiFi and delicious coffees available. There is always a place to nest yourself thanks to the huge capacity of the place. It opens from 8.00 AM, so you can start nice and early! Breakfast, lunch or dinner? They got you covered.
The vintage coworking hotspot in Utrecht. This place has become a real concept. Don’t get scared away by the dark hallway that takes you to the light seating area. With secondhand bicycles hanging on the wall, numerous little seating areas, a small terrace and outstanding coffee, this has become one of the favorite places for local digital nomads to work from.
Don’t leave Utrecht without having visited BROEI, a vegetarian bar/restaurant with a real local feel to it. Sit at one of the long tables to work from or relax in one of their comfortable sofas. While your at it, make use of their delicious and healthy cooking skills! A real hotspot for flexworkers due to the specially designed laptop friendly tables with extra power outlets.
Het Gegeven Paard
Located underneath the popular music venue Tivoli Vredenburg, Het Gegeven Paard has become a popular place for flexworkers. There are long tables with numerous of seats and power outlets. There is a lot of bright light and has an inspiring industrial but cozy interior. It is the perfect mix between working vibes, good drinks and food and the amount of flexdesks. After 5pm the music turns up a little, signaling that it’s time for a proper drink and relax.
For those that enjoy a proper amount of classical music while working, this is your place to go to! Stay focused in this beautiful venue located at the river. Seat yourself at one of the many tables with extra power outlets and enjoy a delicious lunch. For a little break you can transfer to the terrace outside. From Tuesday until Friday there are flexdesks available that even can be rented for the day.
A little outside the busy centre of Utrecht the coffee bar Koffie & Ik can be found. A great place for flexworkers to escape the city life and get some work done in a quite environment. You can start here from 8.00AM, enjoy a lovely cup of coffee and a proper breakfast made from biological regional products. Its Scandinavian (white and light) interior and homely vibes make it a real go-to for digital nomads.
Another place to start your day early (from 8.00 AM) is the cozy bar ‘t Koffieboontje. It’s interior comes straight out of a magazine and is inspiring to get work done. A cute coffee place that is quiet and keeps the music down. It has fast WiFi, many power outlets, enough places to work from and excellent coffee and meals. You won’t be disappointed!
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