Discover the homemade food of Belgium

Here are some of the best home-cooked dishes that you don’t typically find in restaurants. View our hosts below with whom you can share these authentic Belgian foods.

  1. VogelnestjeBelgium_MarieAnne_VogelnestjeThis is a classic Flemish dish that translates into “bird’s nest” made of a hardboiled egg encased in minced meat
  2. Vol-au-ventBelgium_MarieAnne_VolAuVentThis traditional dish involves a creamy chicken and mushroom dish typically served in a puff pastry shell
  3. Mosselen-frietBelgium_Mosselen-frietA big bowl of black mussels steamed or cooked with onions, celery and herbs, served with a bowl of fries, crisp on the outside and soft and pillowy on the inside accompanied by mayonnaise
  4. Grizje granalenBelgium_MarieAnne_GrizjeGranalenA classical Belgian dish made with shrimp from the North sea stuffed inside a tomato served with fresh salad greens

Traveling Spoon Experiences in Belgium

Taste vogelnestje, vol-au-vent, mosselen-friet, grizje granalen and other authentic Belgian dishes with our Traveling Spoon hosts across Belgium.

Belgium_MarieAnne_FrietjesTraditional Belgian cooking with a Flemish grandmother Try authentic Belgian dishes like vogelnestje, freshly made fries and Belgian chocolate souffle cooked by a delightful Flemish grandmother in her home. Learn more.

IneEdited-1827Belgian inspired modern cuisine with a gourmet cook Enjoy gourmet Belgian and international dishes beautifully presented by your charming host in her modern apartment in the heart of Brussels! Book your private experience today. Learn more.

TravelingSpoon_Ghent_Suzy_IMG_1652Traditional Belgian cooking class in Ghent Learn to cook classical Belgian dishes like witloof during your cooking lesson in a beautiful Ghent home with a charming local. Book your private experience today. Learn more.