Food and drinks
Restaurant and cafés
At The Simonsen's Have Restaurant (Traktørstedet Simonsens Have) you can try dishes and cakes made from traditional Danish recipes. You can buy open-faced sandwiches, and a light lunch based on traditional Danish cuisine. If you wish, you can buy a packed lunch. Ordrer the day before your visit. You can order at 86 12 31 88 (weekday) and 41 85 09 56 (weekend). You pick up the food in The Simonsen´s Have Restaurent at the day of your visit. The restaurant is open all year round.
In the 1970s neighbourhood you will find Café Bonnich. Here you can buy Danish pastry and a freshly brewed cup of coffee and tea, which you can enjoy in the café decorated as it orginally appeared in the early 1970s.
At the Bakery on Algade you can buy delicious cakes and breads made from historical recipes. The Bakery is open every day from Easter to New Year.
On Sønderbrogade is a classic Danish hotdog stand selling Danish hotdogs and cold bevages. It's open during the high season.
It is allowed to bring your own food and drinks into Den Gamle By. There are several picnic areas both outside and inside.
Madkassen - The Lunch Box - is an indoor picnic area with tables and chairs. Madkassen is open all year round.