Seen it all? Probably not… There’s always more to see, more to do and more to experience. Explore Maastricht at ease and find out where the locals hide. These hide-outs are Maastricht’s best kept secrets.

Shhh! Don’t tell anyone…



Just around the corner of the Vrijthof, Marres is a house where art and culture are investigated in the broadest sense of the word. It is a house for artistic experiments and inspiring & exclusive exhibitions. They also have a cosy hidden restaurant with delicious Middle Eastern food for lunch or dinner. Perfect for a break after strolling through the art house.


This renewed butcher’s shop has a little secret. Besides selling the best meat and sandwiches in town, there is more to discover behind the ‘Steak Passage’. Make a dinner reservation on their website to find out what’s behind this mysterious freezer door. Make sure you’re hungry because you definitely want to try it all.


Mr. Smith is a speakeasy style cocktailbar in the Wyck district, completely hidden from the view of passers-by. They shake and serve the best cocktails you’ve ever had. Make a same-day reservation by sending a whatsapp message to +31(0) 615591955 before 20:00. Reservations only granted if confirmed.

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