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Cafe Svej

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Aaboulevarden 22, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

First the cafe is now called Lava with a new owner and situated just at the river bank in the center of Aarhus. Café Lava is a nice place to sit and see people passing by while enjoying a beer og a drink, maybe also with a snack or lunch. In the evening it's also in the center of partying... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014

This pub/restaurant had a very friendly barman, good choice of beers, and the meal I had was tasty and well presented. It wasn't as full of customers as I thought it deserved - but I will return hoping to find more of an atmosphere - it certainly deserves it.

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Thank boatmusdir
Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2014 via mobile

We randomly found this place when we were wandering around the downtown are. This place is nicely decorated with modern paintings, and the place wasn't super busy when we were there (around 2pm). Brunch platter is served from early morning till 3pm, and I would strongly recommend giving it a try. The price is very reasonable and I loved my... More 

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Stavanger Municipality, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2014 via mobile

Good burgers to a reasonable price, the bun was not a regular type bun. But it was very good. Good atmosphere, with nice staff and good music.

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Aarhus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2013

We found this restaurant by accident while searching for another, but are so glad we did. The atmosphere is wonderful. Very calming, pleasant music. Good beers and great food at very good prices. The bar tender was extremely cordial and helpful in selecting a beer, talking about Danish customs, and very personable. We had one of the best experiences so... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2008

new concept. Classic danish dishes. Good choice at the waterfront.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2008

Fine cafe with affordable & good food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aaboulevarden 22, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Jutland  >  East Jutland  >  Aarhus>  > Midtbyen
  • Neighbourhood: Midtbyen

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?