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Cuisine of Arhus for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

The main feature of Aarhus' traditional cuisine is the variety of fish and other seafood. Farming is widely developed in the region, so travelers always have the opportunity to enjoy seasonal vegetables, meat delicacies, and dairy products. The townspeople consider beer to be their main traditional drink so many local restaurants have private breweries. Here you can also try many types of ale. Most of its varieties are not exported and served only in local restaurants and bars.
The starting point of many sightseeing tours of Aarhus is Den Gamle By - the oldest and most beautiful area of the city. It can be safely called an open-air museum, as more than 70 historic … Open
Adherents of a healthy diet will surely like Aarhus traditional cuisine, as most of the dishes are steamed here. Vegetables are typically subjected to minimal heat treatment, and dishes from them turn out to be simple but incredibly tasty. An important component of local gastronomy is all sorts of sandwiches, the preparation of which has long become a kind of art here. They are necessarily prepared from fresh rye bread, fish or meat slices, various vegetables, and fresh herbs. Since some sandwiches are "multi-layered", they are usually served with a fork and a knife. It is customary to east such complex sandwiches layer by layer. In local restaurants, some sandwiches may cost 30 crowns and more.
The regional menu offers a variety of first courses, and potato soups are considered classics. Be sure to try mushroom soups in autumn. Some types of first courses are served in keeping with a good old tradition - in a bread bowl. The pride of the locals is premium bacon - some of its types have been prepared according to unchanged techniques for hundreds of years. Several large farms in the vicinity of the city breed special pigs. In one of the main squares of Aarhus, you can even find the Well of Pigs monument erected as one of the main agricultural symbols of the region. Those with a sweet tooth will appreciate the variety of local bakeries and pastry shops, some of which are historic. They serve delicious fruit-filled pastries, all kinds of pies, as well as beautifully decorated cakes. Copyright
Nature and active entertainment enthusiasts will like it here in Aarhus - the city and its immediate environs have many beautiful parks and forests. One of the most picturesque is … Open
One of the most prestigious restaurants in town is Frederikshoj. Despite the high price level, it is always full of guests. They come here to try the best dishes of Danish and classic European cuisine. The restaurant's menu always presents a wide selection of fish dishes. Gourmets should pay special attention to salmon specialties. However, something that makes Frederikshoj so popular is its artistic desserts, the likes of which cannot be tasted in other Aarhus restaurants.
Talkaoke_at_Hovedbiblioteket Klokken Aarhus Restaurant specializes in typical regional dishes and attracts tourists with affordable prices. It also offers tasty sandwiches, fish dishes, and wonderful mashed soups. It is one of those restaurants that have a private brewery, so a glass of ice-cold beer will be a great complement to any specialties.
1. A lot of young people from different countries come to Aarhus to study. Although many locals speak foreign languages, it is preferable to communicate with them in Danish. 2. The … Open
One of the beautiful historic buildings in the city center hosts Mefisto Restaurant. It will surely please those who can't imagine a meal without fresh seafood. Its menu is based on dishes with Baltic delicacies. They serve various kinds of fish with vegetable garnishes, use squid and shrimp to prepare delicious sandwiches and salads. Guests of the restaurant can also taste the rarest seafood caught by local fishermen.
Among the popular pastry shops, it is worth highlighting Lagkagehuset located in a beautiful historic street. It serves all sorts of puff pastries with sweet and savory fillings, as well as the most popular types of cakes in the country. All the desserts are available for take away. Emmerys Bakery is famous for its rich selection of cookies, which are often bought by tourists as a gift to their loved ones. Here they also bake delicious cakes with fruit fillings, as well as suitable desserts for fans of healthy sweets. The bakery has a few tables in its hall where you can relax after a city walk and enjoy a cup of coffee.
VinDanmark Bar is a good place to relax in a casual atmosphere. This bar has gained popularity thanks to its rich collection of wines - here you can taste wines brought from all over the world. The choice of original dishes and snacks is equally broad, and traditional Danish sandwiches are among them. In the warm season, some of the bar tables are set up on its outdoor terrace offering panoramic views of the port.
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Where to go for dinner in Arhus: recommended cafe and restaurants

Karl’s Sandwichbar
Where: Klostergade 32, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8612 9811;
Pinds Café
Where: Skolegade 11, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8612 2060;
Where: Marselisborg Havnevej 44, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8618 5655;
Bryggeriet Sct Clemens
Where: Kannikegade 10-12, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8613 8000;
Restaurant Pinden
Where: Skolegade 29, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8612 1102;
Café og Restaurant Dragen
Where: Åboulevarden 64, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8613 6966;
Where: Guldsmedgade 24-26, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8613 0400;
Where: Mejlgade 53, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8619 2255;
Where: Store Torv 18, Arhus; Telephone: +45 8613 2915;
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Michelin-starred restaurants in Arhus
♥   Restaurant 'Restaurant ET' Aarhus. Type - French. 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Ferdinand' Aarhus. Type - French. 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Castenskiold' Aarhus. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Retour Steak' Aarhus. Type - Meats and grills. 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Slinger Bistro' Aarhus. Type - Danish. 0.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Nordisk Spisehus' Aarhus. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'MASH' Aarhus. Type - Meats and grills. 0.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'GÄST' Aarhus. Type - Italian. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Brasserie Belli' Aarhus. Type - Classic French. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Frederiksgade 42' Aarhus. Type - Danish. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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