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“Genuine hygge”
25 Dec 2018
“Warm, Playful Community Space + Delicious, Affordable Dinner”
Absalon is your living room away from home. Your breakfast cafe, your afternoon hangout, your evening bar and the place you eat your dinner with 180 other people - every day at 6 pm. You can swing by anytime for a game of ping pong, and why not...more
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Sonder Boulevard 73, Copenhagen 1720, Denmark
Inner Vesterbro
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An open social club. Play games, eat good and cheap, talk with strangers or just spend time with your friends.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank FruThiesen
Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

Experience something really off the tourist beat by spending a couple hours at Absalon. Really interesting place with a great atmosphere, drinks and food that don’t break the bank, and the opportunity to meet fellow travelers and Danish people, as well. We only went for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank janetkbucc
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Mrs Cruse booked us 3 nights kid free 🍾 This hotel is perfectly located by Central Station and I’d recommend using the train from the airport (72k per person instead of 400k in a cab) The hotel is immaculate and they give you a ‘palm...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cruzi1978
Reviewed 17 September 2018

At this very nice site, you can have lunch, dinner, play table tennis, exercise yoga and many other activities. I visited an evening with the Danish Royal Ballet excellently performing extracts from the romantic ballet Giselle. During the next year, five more events with them...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gunnar G
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Came here with a friend for coffee, was really friendly environment and welcoming. Fluent English spoken by some of staff. If you have kids definitely worth a visit and we will try go for one of the dinners. Looked so much fun

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank a_13590
Reviewed 6 February 2018

From the outside it looks like a regular church but right after entering the building you realize it is more a meeting point for everyone. We played ping-pong, enjoyed some drinks and met new people. Every evening you can join dinner for quite a low...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank MarkusM2530
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Very good way to use an old church! This place has a ton of events and activities all through the week, you can check the schedule online and on the board at the entrance. If you are interested in dinner, arrive around 5pm and get...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank J13Piper
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

My husband found this place online and we had no idea what to expect and it all turned out brilliant. We entered the hall just before they’ve started their evening dinner service. We didn’t know the concept and there was a queue longing before the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank gezgindoganlar
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic idea. Anyone is welcome and can get an affordable meal. Its a great Way to meet new people as all kinds of different people get together at the tables from students, actors, artists, engineers, retired people or anyone who might not...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 129henrikn
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Having dinner in a re-purposed church is not a usual thing for people coming from a Catholic country. Nonetheless, I enjoyed a lot! I have been here twice, and both times the menu has been pretty good for a very low price. On Fridays there's...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Inner Vesterbro
This neighbourhood is home to Tivoli Gardens, a world
famous amusement park and beautiful garden always
worth a visit. Just west of Tivoli, you’ll find
Copenhagen Central Station, from where you can reach
just about every part of Denmark within 5 or 6 hours,
or you can reach Copenhagen Airport in less than 15
minutes. Next to the Central Station, you’re in the
middle of “old” Vesterbro, where several cultures and
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