The Griftpark is a park created on an old factory. It has been intensely cleaned and turned into a city park, with a big playground, dog park, a small farm, skate park and restaurant. It is a popular place to hang out, specially in the summer.
Relatively new city park 10-15min walking distance from home. Has a petting zoo inside the park which is open from Tue until Sun from 10.00-17.00 (it's for free) and couple of different restaurants near by/ on Blauwkapelseweg street.
“With its many old trees and fountain, Wilhelminapark is one of the most beautiful parks in Utrecht. Built almost 120 years ago it has this special atmosphere. It is definitely a good place to cycle, exercise, go for a stroll or BBQ. Park is located 15min walking distance from home. ”
“I nice place to have a relaxed movie night. You can enjoy a nice meal and or a drink before or after the movie. ”
“Perfect eten voor de visliefhebber in een fantastisch restaurant op een van de leukste (eet)straatjes in Utrecht!”
“Very popular with hipster crowd. Good coffee. Benches to sit outside in the sun. Nice place for solo travellers as more people come here alone”