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Den Rustikke

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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
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 63
    Excellent
  • 47
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    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
Solid delicious work and awesome pricing

Perfect, nice solid cooking with a good sense of taste and open space for looks in the kitchen. We had the offered menu, Tuna with fennel salad or gratinated Goatcheese with Crutons as starter, calf rump or hake fried on skin with different veggies. The starters were very nice (could be a bit more... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
XrayHinne
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Hamburg, Germany
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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122 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Swedish first
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English first
dk
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

They were not flexible in choice of a table and we had to sit in the hallway more or less. The other tables in the room were not occupied !!! food is nothing special, though cheap for Denmark. I had carrots cooked from the frozen you can get in supermarket which was a diappoitment of the evening. Definitely will not... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Perfect, nice solid cooking with a good sense of taste and open space for looks in the kitchen. We had the offered menu, Tuna with fennel salad or gratinated Goatcheese with Crutons as starter, calf rump or hake fried on skin with different veggies. The starters were very nice (could be a bit more tuna and cheese though) but it's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We just popped in at this quaint place after passing by yesterday. Looking for som game, we were nicely surprised by today's 3-course special; coq au vin and some excellent fish we had never heard of (that coming from a former Norwegian commercial fisher). In sum, the taste of everything, from the quail egg served in wolf fish caviar, to... More 

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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 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
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 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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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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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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155 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 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 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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 restaurant reviews
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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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Additional Information about Den Rustikke

Address: Mejlgade, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Jutland  >  East Jutland  >  Aarhus>  > Midtbyen
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
Average Prices: USD 20 - 26
Cuisine: Italian, French

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