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Cafe Skt Gertrud

) #11 of 236 Restaurants in Odense ££ - £££ French, Cafe, European
Jernbanegade 8, Odense 5000, Denmark
+45 65 91 33 02
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“mussels” (4 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
French, Cafe, European
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Jernbanegade 8, Odense 5000, Denmark
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We choose this place because of the main course "linguine mushroom, chicken, estragon sauce, scarlott onion. The chicken had no taste and was not chrispy. No flavour in the sauce. Dissapointed. It should be easy to make this dish much better in taste.

Thank Siv G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had linguistine with mushroom and chicken and some Chardonnay. Food came very soon after order,- and had average taste,- kind of what you expect from a main stream cafe. Thats why I rate it by 4 stars,- as also the price is friendly. If...More

Thank Per Kristian G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

my girlfriend and I were looking for a place to have lunch. skt gertrud looked like a nice place so we sat down at a table outside. the food we ordered was absolutely delicious! my girlfriend had the brunch avignon and I ate the burger....More

Thank Freddi L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good but not great but service is fine and the setting in the old center is just great. The terrace is perfect on a nice evening. The menu features dishes written in French but the expectation is not fully met in the...More

Thank Koen V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

when I am in Odense I always visit Gertrud's, the consistency of the quality of food and friendly service never dwindles. Delicious homemade French Onion Soup with Gruyere toast followed by Panfried locally caught Plaice, topped with Romo Prawns, cooked to perfection. Finished the night...More

Thank beverleywhitehouse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The name is Danish, but the menu is French. I had a Cesar Salad which was very rich and with a chicken breast fresh from the oven with a crispy skin. Among the housewines I had a glass of Burdundy red,Santenay, I think.Very good. The...More

Thank Kas2356
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Indoor and outdoor tables in the heart of Odense. Service quick and friendly. We had coffee here to start the day and came back later for afternoon tea. Very pleasant sitting in the sun next to the flying trunk fountain. Very restorative!

Thank Robyn O
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

After work a nice dinner at this restaurant. Wheather was ok, so I enjoyed the food outside. Quick servant; no waiting times. I recommend this place in Odense, close to the First Hotel where I always stay.

Thank Traveller_Tomasco
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Excellent restaurant in a bistro style. We sat outside for lunch and were served by the owners wife who informed he was from Manchester and they had had the cafe for over 9 years. The menu was wide and varied but not OTT and there...More

Thank jraill
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We only visited the cafe part of the restaurant, not the ala carte restaurant. The service was great, nice atmosphere in the restaurant and the food was OK but nothing more than OK.More

Thank 868kim
Markbeetson, Ejer at Cafe Skt Gertrud, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$63
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 14:00
Friday
09:00 - 03:00
Saturday
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jernbanegade 8, Odense 5000, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Funen and Islands  >  Odense
  • Phone Number: +45 65 91 33 02
  • E-mail
Description
Café Skt Gertrud is named after Saint Gertrud, Saint Gertrud lived between 625-659 at a convent in Nivelles, she was known for her compasion and sympathy for the poor, sick and travelling. In Odense in the middle of the 1400 a small chapel by "Fisketorvet" was built in honour of Saint Gertrud, the Chapel has long since been demolished, however the street where Café Skt Gertrud lies is named after the patron saint. Café Skt. Gertrud opened its doors for the first time in 1986. "Lets meet at Gertrud's" is a saying that is often heard often amongst the locals, from the early hours of the morning and until the late hours at night. In this lively atmosphere, you can enjoy beverages both hot and cold, which can be accompanied by brunch or lunch dishes from our Cafe menu, from an Organic Cappuccino together with freshly baked croissant, or a chilled glass of Chenin Blanc with a salade Niçoise. In the evening you can enjoy a selection from our à la carte menu or our menu of the month. Our Kitchen brigade strive to use local produce wherever possible and our service staff are here to assist you and give you advice with regards to your choice of wine to compliment your meal, or even a Marc de Bourgogne together with an espresso. The atmosphere in our Café is vibrant, yet at the same time relaxed and good fun. On Friday's and Saturday's we have two resident DJ's that play old school soul and disco to more or less a packed house, here you can enjoy one of our trademark G & T's or a Dark n Stormy until the early hours of the morning.
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