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Discover Nørrebro in Copenhagen

Are you into streets with cobblestones, shopping, cosy restaurants and coffee shops? Copenhagen’s colourful city area Nørrebro offers many great places for family members of all ages to shop and enjoy the spring weather.

Few people know what this part of Copenhagen actually offers. So why not spend a day during your Easter holiday in Nørrebro to experience a completely different side of our beautiful capital? A day with coffee, shopping and creative insight away from the tourists and crowded attractions. 

Nørrebro shopping and hotel stay

The shopping street and downtown consist almost only of shops, shops and even more shops. Go to Nørrebro and shop until you drop. Here you can get funny, creative and beautiful creations. Each shop has its own character which you have to experience when the opportunity presents itself.

For instance, visit the ‘other side’ of the lakes and discover a range of interesting shops. Or go to Ravnsborggade district, Blågårdsgade district and the area around Elmegade (all within Nørrebro) if you like small speciality shops and would like to experience the unique Nørrebro atmosphere. If you are looking for more budget-friendly shops like Vero Moda, SPORTMASTER, Moss Copenhagen and Matas, you will find them at Nørrebrogade.

Shopping in Nørrebro gives you everything you need and more. Even Queen Louise’s Bridge is worth a visit; Here, the sidewalk is extra wide, and many local people use this part of the city as a cosy place to meet.

Do not miss out on this district with wonderful shopping opportunities and cafés.

Find a hotel in downtown Copenhagen and book your hotel stay today. You can plan your entire Easter holiday with help from our little Easter universe. Happy Easter holidays 2018 – we wish you a pleasant hotel stay!


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Easter lunch from all over the world

Look for Ravnsborggade, Blågårdsgade and Sjællandsgade near the Assistents Cemetery. Here, you can shop food from the Danish/French kitchen of vegetarian meals and small meals with steaks and seafood in a perhaps not obvious but delicious combination.
 
In addition, you will find lots of small and larger kebab places along Nørrebrogade. Grab a delicious dürüm to enjoy at one of the many outdoor benches, while looking at the thousands of cyclists who bike to and from the city on this bike highway. Feel the atmosphere that makes you part of Nørrebro.


Get your coffee in Nørrebro

Nørrebro is known for its cosy coffee shops. Drop by ‘Røde Roses Kaffebar’ on Baldur’s Square to get jazz from the gramophone and a good cup of coffee. Another little cosy place to stop by is Møllegade 3, where you can relax or get a coffee ‘to go’ for extra energy for your trip. The busy city is living its own life while you are enjoying the coffee beans in a cosy coffee shop in Nørrebro.


The stylish playgrounds on Nørrebro

For families with children, it is ideal to look at the faubourg at Easter. Here, you will find plenty of opportunities to let your children play in fun and different playgrounds. For instance, you can visit the district around Nørrebro like Stefansgade and Jægersborggade. The enclosed playground in Nørrebro Park is a paradise with everything from the usual playground equipment, such as swings, sandboxes and slides, to a boat and an ‘aircraft wreckage’, that invites to climbing and fun. In summer, when temperature reaches 30 degrees centigrade, the area is used for sports and fun with water for the local people to be cooled down – to the great delight of both adults and children. As a parent, you can coordinate the visit with a ‘to go’ coffee or a takeaway oat porridge with roasted almonds, fresh apples and homemade caramel sauce from the popular porridge bar “Grød” in Jægersborggade. Also, take a walk down the street for a true Nørrebro shopping experience. There are plenty of small unique shops in this creative district.