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Meet with the Locals

Vodroffsvej 58 | Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Copenhagen 2700, Denmark
+45 23 28 43 47
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This is the coolest traveler's experience I have come across. You read profiles of foodie... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Olivia C
Dinner with a Dane

Marianne hosted us for Dinner with a Dane. It was both her and our first host/visit. Kudos to her... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
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'Meet with the Locals' would like to give travellers a unique, personal and more authentic experience. VISIT THE LOCALS, who will cook up a HOMEMADE DISH for you in their cosy homely environment, while you learn more about each other and your culture & lifestyle. We are sure you have some great tales to share. Thousands of travellers have met our hosting families in Denmark with 'Meet the Danes' were both hosts and guests have had extraordinary and wonderful experiences together. 'Meet with the Locals' now cover the rest of the world. So Grab the opportunity to become a HOST Or Sign up as a GUEST and CONNECT & MEET. Learn more about other people’s way of living over a 3 course Dinner. Meet the Danes® was founded in year 2001 by Annette Wæber from Copenhagen.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Vodroffsvej 58 | Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Copenhagen 2700, Denmark
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

This is the coolest traveler's experience I have come across. You read profiles of foodie travelers who enjoy entertaining in their homes and message the date you would like to come for dinner. As a solo traveler, this provided a super fun way to meet...More

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Anettwaeber, Owner at Meet with the Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you very much Olivia for your genuine and really nice review :-) So glad to hear, that you had a great evening with Bibi and Torben with plenty of good food and drinks ;-) All the best Anett (founder and owner).

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Marianne hosted us for Dinner with a Dane. It was both her and our first host/visit. Kudos to her cooking skills. It was such a treat to eat a Danish home cooked meal. The conversation was fun and enlightening. Marianne hosted us on a Tuesday...More

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Anettwaeber, Owner at Meet with the Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. So glad to hear that both you and Marianne had such a nice time together - especially being her first time as a host :-) All the best Anett (Founder and owner of MTD)

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

What a lovely way to get a feel of another culture; charting and laughing over dinner in someone's home. We just had the best experience - great food, wonderful wine and even better conversation. One of our group (from South Africa) left saying: 'But I...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I just returned from a trip across Scandinavia with a friend of mine (we are both females in our early 30s), and our experience with Meet the Danes in Copenhagen was definitely one of the highlights! Our host, Michael, did an amazing job preparing an...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Meet the Danes was so much fun! I wish more places would do this sort of thing. It allows you to connect with locals as a traveler in a social setting, not just in a store, restaurant, or coffee shop, where your interactions don't let...More

2  Thank MarinElise94
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Anettwaeber, Owner at Meet with the Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you so much for your fantastic and kind review. So happy to hear you enjoyed the evening so much with our host Michael. :))) All the best Anett

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had dinner at the home of the Højlund family in a suburb of Copenhagen. They picked us up at the commuter train which runs every few minutes. From the moment we met our hosts, we were treated like old family friends. Their adult sons...More

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Anettwaeber, Owner at Meet with the Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you so much for your fantastisk review /recommendation and kind words about the Højlund family. So nice of you :)) Most of all we are really happy to hear that you had such a lovely evening. All the best Anett

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

We met with Anne and her family a little bit outside of Copenhagen, and it was wonderful. Her husband and two adult children joined us, and we chatted about Denmark, the U.S., politics, and the world. We took our two children, ages 4 and 6,...More

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Anettwaeber, Owner at Meet with the Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Valerie :) Thank you so much for your kind review regarding Meet the Danes. I'm so glad to hear you had such a wonderful time with Anne and family. We do actually have 'Meet with the Locals' in the rest of the world. It...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

I was really looking forward to the dinner, went through the whole process of creating the account etc. and sent emails, but the host was never bothered to react or reply.More

Thank Gabriela K
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Anettwaeber, Owner at Meet with the Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Dear Gabriela, I'm very sad to hear that the host didn't reply and can only apologize. But please remember that it's working people and they might also be on holiday. Hope you had a nice stay anyway and hopefully you will try again some other...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

This is a great way to meet Danes and learn about Danish culture. Highly recommended, as this was one of my favorite parts (and best meals) of my trip. Michael was an excellent host and cook, with an apartment full of the Danish hygge I'd...More

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Anettwaeber, Owner at Meet with the Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words and great review :) Good to hear Michael is such a wonderful host and cook ;) All the best Anett (Founder of Meet the Danes and Meet with the Locals)

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

I had a great evening with Christine, Mads and family in Copenhagen. Brilliant food and a warm atmosphere. The family were really kind and Welcoming. Really good international chat and cheer. 'Meet the Danes' is a super idea and unique experience.

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Anettwaeber, Owner at Meet with the Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2017

I'm so glad to hear you had a great evening with Christine and Mads and thank you so much for your really nice review :-) All the best Anett Wæber Founder and owner of Meet the Danes

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