The Michelin Nordic Guide 2015 awarded three Aarhus restaurants with a star, so there’s no reason to expect anything less than flawless presentation and exceptional, bold flavors when visiting this charming city.
Scurry through our quick guide to the Aarhus Michelin restaurants and take yourself on a culinary adventure in Denmark, the perfect cherry on top of your relaxing stay at Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Aarhus.
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A year ago this February, Michelin awarded several Scandinavian restaurants with their highly acclaimed stars. In Aarhus, all good things come in threes. This is the first time any Aarhus restaurant has received a Michelin star, so the culinary landscape of the city literally rose to a new level overnight. All restaurants kept their stars in this year's Nordic Guide, proving their excellence yet again. No matter which you choose to visit, though hard to only choose one, you’re guaranteed a fantastic dining experience. Follow us though this palatial exploration of Aarhus.
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Sit back and relax as you work your way through the delicious Gastronomé menu based on locally sourced ingredients put together in an innovative, immaculate way. You will be choosing from the two chefs’ favorite dishes and an extensive list of drinks that are either ecologic or biodynamic. This country-inspired restaurant has a clean interior with hints of leather and urban elements, making the perfect scenery to savor fantastic food.
Rosensgade 28, DK-8000 Aarhus / Phone: +46 28 78 16 17
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“Superb menu and venue. We have held several large gatherings there, over the years. The staff are attentive, the food excellent and the decor is perfect for the place.”
Christina F. TripAdvisor
Expect nothing less than excellency when you visit Frederikshøj. With Michelin star-chef, Wassim Hallal, in the front seat you get to experience what gastronomy really means. With an extensive career from being the host of Danish Hell’s Kitchen to running this restaurant, you will encounter a varied menu and unexpected, but perfect, blends of flavor. When you choose from the à la carte menu, you’re presented with options like three or six course menus, the fantastic Frederikshøj de Luxe, your very own lobster menu and much more. It’s hard to contain the excitement, we know.
Oddervej 19, 8000 Aaarhus / Phone: +46 86 14 22 80
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When the modern Danish kitchen fuses with French gourmet, you get a pure taste sensation. Opt for some unexpected ingredients and new flavors, paired with delicious, unfiltered wine at Restaurant SUBSTANS. Depending on how adventurous you feel, there are two simple yet great options to choose from, the ‘Not so Big Tour’ or the ‘Big Tour’ menu. The respective four and seven course menus are innovative and delicious. The perfect choice for a special night out.
Frederiksgade 74, 8000 Aarhus / Phone: +46 86 23 04 01
Whether you love to challenge your palate or prefer flavors previously encountered, happiness is a definite result of dining out in Aarhus.
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