Nørrebrogade | Photo: Desiree Koh

Vibrant, colourful, casual and young at heart

Over the last couple of decades Nørrebro has evolved into one of Copenhagen’s hottest quarters with a multicultural mix and an influx of young locals.

Here you will find trendy bars and clothing shops next door to dodgy dive bars and cheap kebab places. If you are into small design shops, head for the streets Elmegade or Jægersborggade. And if you need a break, hangout like the locals at Assistens Cemetary.

Sankt Hans Torv square is considered the center of Nørrebro and boasts a wide range of both shops, cafés and restaurants, including the only Thai Michelin restaurant in the world, Kiin Kiin.

Check our guide, Nørrebro off the (b)eaten track, and discover some of our recomendations on the lesser-known places to get great food at affordable prices. 

Unfortunately, Nørrebro has experienced a series of shootings in the summer and autumn of 2017. Therefore, caution is currently advised when in the area at night. Read more.  

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