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Den Rustikke

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Midtbyen
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Mejlgade, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Bar scene

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 60
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice food, great atmosphere

The food was very nice, maybe a little on the heavy side for my taste. The place is very small - but perfect for a romantic dinner.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
MiaKrog
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The food was very nice, maybe a little on the heavy side for my taste. The place is very small - but perfect for a romantic dinner.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

3 well tasting dishes for 180 kr. is nothing to complain about. Nice honest food. Staff friendly although a bit forgetful on the busy night we were there. Recommended for a well tasting meal that doesn't empty your pocket!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is a small, cosy restaurant with a short menu. There are a few courses to choose from each day, and with a three course dinner for under 200 kr, this is really cheap for Århus. And it was very tasty. The service was very good too, I was with a group, and there was no fuss about letting us... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Best food we had all week and we had a good week in Århus! It was delicious, very special, great combinations in taste. Wow! Praise the chef! Great service; friendly and helpfull staff! We will return most certainly. See you soon!!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I ate here several times in the evening with friends. Food was excellent, super beer, good service, good prices. Only thing, the kitchen closes early!!

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Aarhus, Denmark
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This place offers really good value for money. Their menu is limited, but really, really well made, their wine selection is very limited as well, and you shouldn't expect something that will awe you, but again - at the price point it is really good value. The atmosphere is nice and laid back, the staff is offering good service, and... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We came here because of the good reviews here om TripAdvisor. However the food was never more than acceptable. It seemed that it was reheated rather than freshly prepared. The main ingredient in the dessert was peach from the can.

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Excellent Service and Food, will come back soon! The daily menu was fantastic, pure taste as we like it! Excellent choice of vine!

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Akershus, Norway
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Food at Den Rustikke is fantastic. My wife and I've been a few times and have had the set menu and the rib-eye steaks. Food is cooked to perfection with grounded creativity. Tastes are often «earthy» and portions are usually plentiful providing high value for money. Atmosphere is café-like, and acoustics can sometimes be somewhat tiring. To counter this I... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Taking tripadvisor's recommendation we thought we would try this restaurant here in Aarhus. We were not disappointed! From the time we entered till when we left the staff were helpful and pleasant. The food....probably one of the nicest meals I have had and for Denmark at a reasonable price. One regret: we are leaving Denmark tomorrow so will not be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mejlgade, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Jutland  >  East Jutland  >  Aarhus>  > Midtbyen
  • Neighborhood: Midtbyen

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 26
  • Cuisine: Italian, French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?