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Top Choice Cafe in Rømø

Hattesgaard

Well worth the detour (turn off the main road at Naturcenter Tønnisgaard) is this old sea captain's house, converted into a pretty-as-a-picture antique and homewares store. The cafe side of the business serves up de…
Historic Building in Rømø

Kommandørgården

The handsome thatched Kommandørgården, 1.5km north of the causeway, is the preserved home of one of Rømø’s 18th-century whaling captains. It stands as testimony to the prosperity that such men brought to the island …
Seafood in Rømø

Holms Røgeri & Restaurant

It’s hard to go past the lunchtime stjerneskud (one fried and one steamed fillet of fish served on bread with prawns and dressing) at this fish specialist, or a plate full of local shrimp. At dinnertime the menu bro…
Seafood in Rømø

Otto & Ani’s Fisk

This no-frills cafeteria is right on the harbourside at Havneby, so the fish are as fresh as they come. Pull up a pew outside and feast on fish and chips or a bread roll filled with Rømø shrimp. You can also buy fre…
Visitor Centre in Rømø

Naturcenter Tønnisgaard

This Rømø-based information and activity centre for the Wadden Sea National Park has exhibitions, plus family-friendly tour offerings depending on the season (eg bird-watching, and shrimp, oyster or herb collecting)…
Church in Rømø

Rømø Kirke

The 18th-century Rømø Church is on the main road in Kirkeby. It’s noted for its unique Greenlandic gravestones (lining the northern wall of the churchyard), erected by sea captains and decorated with images of their…