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European, Scandinavian, Danish
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Brogade 33, Svendborg 5700, Denmark
+45 62 20 21 95
11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

We had a filling dinner but did not fully enjoy dining experience unfortunately. We would not go there again as there are other restaurants to try out in Svendborg.

Thank HC K
Svendborg, Denmark
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

When you get you dish, you may think oh thats not a lot, but when you leave you will be full. The Girly one is with Chicken, the grunt one is with minced Beef and side dish of potato's. The Wiener schnitzel and Pasta dishes are also very good.

Thank Bjarne H
Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2015

Our hosts at our B&B recommended the Citronen to us as we were not disappointed. We had their pastas which we enjoyed very much. We did learn that they were not open on Sundays & they take only Danish credit cards.

Thank Carolyn53821
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Not a lot of people go here since its kind of hidden, which is so sad since the food is honestly amazing and some of the best cafe food in town.

Thank Simon B
Singapore, Singapore
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72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2015

We use Cafe Citronen when we are in Svendborg, it is a cosy cafe with great coffee and home made cakes. It is a cosy place to hang out in Svendborg. You will find great chairs, todays papers and receive a very friendly service.

Thank Henrik R
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

The stjerneskud was delicious and delicate. The amazing amount of different toppings, textures and flavors brought this entire dish together. It was a bit pricey but worth it if you want a traditional danish dish. We also had the potatoe soup which was nice and creamy with also a hearty flavor. Definitely give it a go!

Thank KeliRae
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2014

it is nothing to brag about, it is just ok, food is not exciting, prices are like everything in Denmark : expensive!! staff... well they´re just there behind the bar if you can be bothered to come and order..

1 Thank Ligia Y
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2013

We popped in here for a quick bite to eat after arriving in Svendborg. We both ordered a Sandwich (Club and Vegetarian), which we didn't realise would be "open" as they all are in Denmark. Regardless they were very big and considering the price, were good value. A really nice setting, with really nice, English speaking staff. Well worth trying... More 

1 Thank BobbyRees3
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162 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2012

We were planning on eating here as it looked nice and inviting, but after being met by a rude and uninviting waitress, we went to Boersen instead.

3 Thank LeeDenmark
Costa Mesa, California
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268 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2011

This is a "cafe-style" restaurant, and we have eaten there several times. The food is quite good, and...the service was probably a couple of notches better than other, similar restaurants up the street. Pricing is/was fairly expensive, but....so are all restaurants in Denmark.

1 Thank ebrynnie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $28
European, Scandinavian, Danish
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brogade 33, Svendborg 5700, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Funen and Islands  >  Svendborg
  • Phone Number: +45 62 20 21 95

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