Top Choice Cafe in Skagen

Skagens Museum Cafe

For lunch or a cuppa in a magical setting, head to the Garden House cafe at Skagens Museum, serving lunchtime dishes plus a super spread of homebaked cakes and tarts. Note: you don’t need to pay the museum’s admissi…
Supermarket in Skagen


In-house bakery opens from 7.30am. The post office is inside.
International in Skagen

Jakobs Café & Bar

The terrace of this relaxed cafe-bar is primed for people-watching, and the comprehensive menu has favourites such as burgers, Caesar salad, moules-frites and steaks (the kitchen closes at 10pm). On summer nights th…
French in Skagen

Brøndums Hotel Restaurant

French cuisine is the main influence on otherwise classic Danish dishes here. Meals are served in the old-world ambience of the dining room – it has a special-occasion feel, but you can just as easily pop in for cla…
Seafood in Skagen


Seafood is the star at Pakhuset, from simple fishcakes with remoulade to swoon-inducing flambéed Norwegian lobster tails. It has long hours and superb ambience both outdoors (slap bang on the harbour) and indoors (t…
Seafood in Skagen

Skagen Fiskerestaurant

This dockside place has the same approach as nearby Pakhuset – casual cafe fare at lunch and dinner (fiskefrikadeller, or fresh-off-the-boat prawns you peel yourself), an in-demand outdoor terrace, and a smarter ups…
Butcher in Skagen

Slagter Munch

The queues out the door attest to this butcher’s reputation for award-winning skinke (ham) and sausages. There’s also a selection of picnic-worthy salads and deli produce for sale.
Modern Danish in Skagen

Ruths Gourmet

New Nordic cuisine is in the spotlight at this intimate restaurant at Ruths Hotel, under the leadership of acclaimed chef Thorsten Schmidt. The menu has a regional focus, utilising fine local produce to stunningly i…
French in Skagen

Ruths Brasserie

If your holiday dollar doesn't quite stretch to Ruths Gourmet, the Brasserie is a très bon backup option. Here, you can enjoy the marvellous terrace and an all-day menu of classic French dishes. The Brasserie's bake…