Restaurants

Top Choice Vegetarian in Tisvildeleje

Little Cafe

Using eclectic music, junk-shop furniture, mismatched crockery, old lamps, pot plants and fresh flowers to fine effect, this fabulously quirky American-run cafe is signed with nothing more than a painted cup. At lun…
Top Choice Danish in Sorø

Støvlet-Katrines Hus

Suited-and-tied waiters usher discerning diners to white-clothed tables in this suave, thatch-roofed farmstead that was once home to Christian VII’s mistress. These days, lust comes in the form of delicious, seasona…
Top Choice Danish in Fredensborg

Skipperhuset

It’s hard to imagine a more idyllic setting for a lazy lunch than this twisted, part-timbered 1754 boathouse perched right beside the jetty on Esrum Sø. Small but beautifully presented lunch plates include fried pla…
Top Choice Seafood in Køge

Restaurant Arken

Overlooking the marina, 2.5km north of Torvet, Arken has a sterling reputation for seafood, well cooked with top-quality ingredients. The daily changing 175kr lunch plate includes four flavour-packed mini-dishes and…
Top Choice Danish in Vordingborg

Babette

Orchids, white roses, starched tablecloths, abstract art and picture windows set the visual canvas for a full-on gastronomic experience, a showcase of New Nordic cuisine with classic French undercurrents. Bookings a…
New Nordic in Western Zealand

Slotskøkkenet

Michelin-starred Slotskøkkenet, headed by ex-Noma chef Claus Henriksen, gets continual rave reviews for its new Nordic culinary creations that are deceptively simple, celebrating the area’s prized carrots and fresh …
New Nordic in Tisvildeleje

Tinggården

Jan Friis-Mikkelsen and Charlotte Vendorf create culinary magic with locally sourced fresh produce in a 1702 thatched cottage restaurant on the south side of Tisvilde Hegn. It's beside the main road, 1.3km from Asse…
Danish in Helsingør

Rådmand Davids Hus

What better place to gobble down Danish classics than a snug, lopsided 1694 house, complete with cobbled courtyard? Refuel with honest, solid staples or special ‘shopping lunches’, typically a generous plate of sala…
Danish in Køge

Skipperkroen

With hanging beer steins and glass buoys, countless sailing-ship prints and gingham cloths on sturdy wooden tables, Skipperkroen is an archetypal harbourside inn, full of old-world character. At lunchtime, local pen…
New Nordic in Vallø

Vallø Slotskro

Just outside the castle gate, this 200-year-old inn is home to an elegant restaurant of crisp white linen serving monthly changing spreads of new-Nordic dishes that are particularly strong on local and foraged produ…