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Tante Maren

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Scandinavian, Danish, European
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Farum Hovedgade 51, Farum, Denmark
+45 44 99 11 72
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Farum, Denmark
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For good and bad, Tante Maren delivers exactly what is promised; traditional danish dishes with fine service and reasonable prices. Their "Pariserbøf" is among the best I have tried.

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Thank Lars B
Birkerod, Denmark
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79 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The food here is regularly household food - and plenty of it. And it tastes good. The service however is non-existing; it took 20 minutes from I finished my main course until the waitress approached me - and an additional 15 minutes till I got my cheese platter. And this was not because the restaurant was filled at the time.... More 

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Thank JorgenBB
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124 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This cosy small restaurant embodies Danish wholesome cuisine. The menu is available in English and Danish and covers lunch as well as dinner menu. All the food is local and the range of menu represents typical Danish fare. The portions are generous so be sure to arrive with a healthy appetite!! There is a good range of wines as well... More 

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Thank EnglishHugh
Swindon, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

If you want to experience typically wholesome dining then this is the place for you. It was a busy night with all tables full and it did look a bit cosy for some of the tables. The portions are large so come ready with an appetite. Goats cheese first course is delicious.

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Thank Scottishsuese
Farum, Denmark
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Food is good, not excellent like Michellin, but the atmosphere and service don't come better in Denmark. Combine it with a visit to Farum lake and it is so much Danish :) Just relax.

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Thank Michael_T_DK
Hillerod, Denmark
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a great place to get typical Danish homemade food, and you will not be hungry when leaving, as the plates are covered. Service are nice, beers are cold and you feel you got your moneys worth while leaving. You do sit a little tight, but nothing wrong in getting to know other people.

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Thank flebet
Copenhagen, Denmark
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Nice place, I fell like I was back as a kid. The classic beef (Hakkebøf med blødeløg) was really amazing. The "new" stuff no special. Go for the classic food.

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Thank Jannestaal
Farum, Denmark
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

We were there in December for a Christmas lunch - open sandwich as we are calling it in Denmark - every thing was so delicious and fresh

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Thank Gran-rev
Farum, Denmark
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Always good Danish food at reasonable prices and good service. The restaurant is more than 100 years old and has kept its ambience.

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Thank liverpool772015
Farum, Denmark
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is an old traditional building with cozy atmosphere. Good place for experiencing traditional Danish food. Small restaurant with friendly staff.

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Thank Farum

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Scandinavian, Danish, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Farum Hovedgade 51, Farum, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen Region  >  Furesoe Municipality  >  Farum
  • Phone Number: +45 44 99 11 72

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