Tips & Tricks
Royal Jelling Visitors Center (Gormsgade 23, Jelling) – located 2 ½ hours west of Copenhagen (246 km. drive), Royal Jelling – Kongernes Jelling – is a visitor’s center under the auspices of the National Museum of Denmark. The center relates the story of the Jelling Monuments, created by Viking-age King Gorm the Old and his […]
Magasasa (Amagerbrogade 44, Copenhagen) – this is one of the better-rated Chinese restaurants in Copenhagen, a break from to local herring-based cuisine. Popular items served there include spicy duck, green beans and garlic, shrimp stir fry, dumplings, squid stir fry, whole steamed fish and scallops with glass noodles.
Noma (Refshalevej 96, 1432 Copenhagen) – this is one of Copenhagen’s best restaurants (having received accolades from various circles, as well as being awarded two stars by Michelin). The restaurant’s Chef, Rene Redzepi, specializes in Scandinavian dishes. Delectable produce is brought in from Iceland, the Faeroe Islands, Greenland, and, of course, Denmark. Redzepi has worked […]
Rosenborg Castle (Øster Voldgade 4A, Copenhagen): Rosenborg Castle in Copenhagen is home to some of Denmark’s greatest cultural treasures. The castle was built by Christian IV as a pleasure castle. In the basement you will find the Danish crown jewels and regalia. Rosenborg Castle was inhabited by the royal family until 1720. But since 1838, the […]
Mêlèe (Martensens Allé 16, Frederiksberg, Copenhagen) – this is both a restaurant and wine bar, serving dishes with French influences. It has gotten solid ratings for its service, and value for its dishes. There are no menus, as Mêlée wants guests to choose their own food. You can choose between three to four starters, main […]
Famo Restaurant (Saxogade 3, Copenhagen) – this restaurant, which was awarded the Michelin-Guide’s Bib Gourmand prize (for high quality food at affordable prices), serves a variety of delicious Italian dishes and desserts (including its signature Tiramisu). It also has an impressive wine list, and it even conducts a cooking school for those interested in learning […]