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$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
Brogade 33, Svendborg 5700, Denmark
+45 62 20 21 95
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
Dec 6, 2017
Aug 10, 2016
“Big portion but ok food with an unfriendly waitress”
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish
$$ - $$$
Brogade 33, Svendborg 5700, Denmark
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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

The staff is really, really nice. We tried different dishes: meat, pasta, nachos.... The owners really helpful with the recommendations. The location is very good! Right in the city center!

Thank Roser G
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
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...More

Thank Bjarne H
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
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
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
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...More

Thank KeliRae
fynskfrue, Ejer at Citronen, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2015

Thank you 😊😊😊

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
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...More

1  Thank BobbyRees3
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $30
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children
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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