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Den Gamle Kro

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European, Scandinavian, Danish
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Overgade 23, Odense 5000, Denmark
+45 66 12 14 33
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Oslo, Oslo, Norway
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The house is more than 300 years, and the restaurant reflect the history very nicely. The kitchen has, and deserve, a good reputation - serving several traditional dishes. My meet was just as requested, and I look forward to another visit.

Thank Bjørn Magne E
Odense, Denmark
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You are always sure of as well delicious food as excellent service. This is our favourite place in Odense.

Thank Marlene P
Odense, Denmark
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Half of pleasure of visiting this restaurant is the setting - amazing old building that the owners have made the absolutely most of. The food is traditional Danish and always worth the trip.If you are looking for good Danish food in a extraordinary setting, this is it.

Thank anne m
Eastern Norway, Norway
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85 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We both ordered our favorite danish dish "Stjerneskud", which means sparklers. We have had this dish many places in Denmark and were excited to taste it here. It was excellent. The plaice fillet, caviar, the total dish. This building and interiør facilities have great atmosphere.

Thank Trond O
Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

The restaurent definietly lived up to the comments of the other reviewers! We were served by a very attentive waiter. For a person who doesn't like beer the local beer servwd here was exquisite. Truly Scandanvian/European experience with meals made from local produce. I had some amazing escargot followed by a salmon/lobster main. My friend who had the Gazpacho couldn't... More 

Thank Jay I
Seattle, Washington
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171 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We had wonderful, attentive service and very tasty food, with wine and dessert. Excellent and memorable in every way. We ere initially served white bread but asked for Danish bread which we relished. Refills were quickly available.

Thank Claudia0708
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118 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Den Gamle Kro serves very good food in a historical atmosphere in the centre of Odense. The menu is rich of choices.

Thank SonataArctica
Odense S
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, nice staff, nice cellar for the starters or last cognac, very nice and classical Danish food, nice experience !!!

Thank S985ILjohna
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Family visit. Really nice place, loaded with history, pitoresque and service super attentive. Great meal, nice wine - let your guard down and relax...

Thank Bo F
Copenhagen, Denmark
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Restaurant is nice and food tastes good. Service is good. After finish lunch, you can visit the funen village with the walk distance.

Thank KloyMee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $60
European, Scandinavian, Danish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Overgade 23, Odense 5000, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Funen and Islands  >  Odense
  • Phone Number: +45 66 12 14 33

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