March 22, 2024

5 Easter Plans in Copenhagen 🌸

Discover Easter in Copenhagen: A Feast for the Senses

As the vibrant hues of spring begin to paint the cityscape, Copenhagen comes alive with the promise of Easter festivities. For those venturing to our enchanting city during this time, prepare to immerse yourself in a tapestry of traditions, flavors, and experiences unique to Danish Easter.

Unraveling Danish Easter Traditions

Easter in Denmark is more than just a holiday; it’s a celebration of renewal and togetherness, steeped in centuries-old customs. From the joyous hunt for chocolate eggs to the intricate art of egg painting, each tradition adds a layer of charm to the Easter tapestry. Families gather to indulge in the time-honored tradition of ‘pĂĄskefrokost’ (Easter lunch), where tables groan under the weight of delectable dishes shared with loved ones.

Embark on a Culinary Journey

Now, let’s embark on a culinary journey through Copenhagen’s gastronomic landscape, where each bite tells a story of tradition, innovation, and seasonal bounty. Join us as we explore the city’s dining delights, carefully curated for an unforgettable Easter experience.

Here are our 5 recommendations: 



Experience a vibrant celebration at Banegaarden during its season opening, starting from March 22nd. Delight in unique events, Easter activities, and happy hours, culminating in the grand reopening of food stalls where every dish is priced at just 50 kr. Explore the ‘kreamarket’, a creative marketplace offering a plethora of delightful treasures. With DJ sets, cozy atmospheres, and free entry to markets, there’s something for everyone to enjoy amidst a festive atmosphere. Banegaarden welcomes both children and adults to revel in the joys of spring and create lasting memories together.

From March 22nd until April 1st. 

Website: Banegaarden Events


Absalon Fællesspisning

Absalon Fællesspisning beckons you to indulge in an ‘egg-stravaganza’ of an Easter menu. They invite you to join their Easter festivities with a traditional ‘pĂĄskefrokost’, where you can gather with friends and strangers alike to enjoy a communal meal featuring classic Easter dishes. Immerse yourself in the welcoming ambiance of Absalon and savor the flavors of the season.

30th March, 17:00 – 3:00

Website: Absalon Events



Tivoli, Copenhagen’s iconic amusement park, transforms into a magical Easter wonderland during the holiday season. Embark on an enchanting journey filled with festive decorations, thrilling rides, and captivating performances. Indulge in Easter treats and marvel at the vibrant atmosphere that Tivoli offers for visitors of all ages.

Website: Tivoli


Traditional Restaurants for Easter

  • Aamanns 1921

Indulge in traditional Danish dishes re-imagined with vibrant flavors, surprising ingredient combinations, and dedicated gastronomic craftsmanship. At dinner, experience modern Danish cuisine that elevates culinary traditions to new heights. During lunch, savor the iconic ‘smørrebrød’ with a contemporary twist.

Website: Aamanns 1921


  • Selma

Selma is dedicated to reinventing the traditional Danish open-faced sandwich, ‘smørrebrød’. Head chef Magnus Pettersson infuses serious craftsmanship into every dish, innovating classics and creating new favorites. With a warm and inviting interior, Selma offers plenty of homemade snaps and local craft beer to complement your dining experience.

Website: Selma


  • Restaurant Palægade

Nestled in the heart of Copenhagen, Restaurant Palægade is renowned for its exceptional take on traditional Danish lunch, focusing on ‘smørrebrød’. Discover reinvented classics, seasonal specialties, and meticulous craftsmanship in every bite. The cozy interior sets the stage for exploring an extensive selection of beer and snaps.

Website: Restaurant Palægade


  • Møntergade

Situated in the bustling heart of Copenhagen’s inner city, where Gammel Mønt meets Møntergade, Møntergade stands as a testament to decades of gastronomic excellence. They diligently uphold and cherish this heritage, ensuring that each dish and every aspect of their ambiance harmonize effortlessly. Savor dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients, with a nuanced balance of flavors that pay homage to Danish and French culinary traditions. 

Website: Montergade


  • Faergecafeen

Set sail for culinary delights at Faergecafeen, located along Copenhagen’s waterfront. Offering two distinct Easter lunches, patrons can choose between the adventurous Sailor’s Easter Plate or the indulgent Captain’s Easter Lunch. For those seeking an evening voyage, the Captain’s Easter Lunch is also available for dinner with advance reservation. With menus as captivating as their names, Faergecafeen promises an unforgettable dining experience amidst the scenic views of the harbor.

Website: Faergecafeen



Special Easter Treat: Food Tour

Join us on a culinary journey through Copenhagen’s diverse gastronomic landscape. Whether it’s Easter or any other time of the year, we’d love to share our passion for food and culture with you. Reach out to us to plan your Easter adventure or book a tour for an unforgettable experience.

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