Traditional Danish lunch, photo Christian Alsing

Top 10 traditional Danish lunch

A truly unique Danish food experience, you can get at lunch time in Copenhagen, when the unique smørrebrød (literally spread bread, or open faced sandwich), is served. Invariably based on rye bread, smørrebrød can have an almost limitless number of different toppings, from herring, to raw beef, seafood and egg. Download the Danish smørrebrød app.

We also recommend our guides to New Nordic restaurants and top 10 seafood restaurants in Copenhagen.

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