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Forlaens & Baglaens

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Jaegergaardsgade 23, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
+45 86 76 00 70
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Tue - Wed 12:00 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

If you're in Aarhus - then treat yourself and go to this restaurant. The woman who runs it is passionate about her job and it's infectious. The love she puts into her food translates into the most delicious and fresh food. Not tapas as we know it, but a work of art in every dish. Sublime fish, tasty pork, delicious... More 

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Thank joanastor
Aarhus, Denmark
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76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

If you're looking for a nice place for a pre-theatre, I'd definitely recommend Forlæns & Baglæns. The tapas-style dining means you can easily share dishes and try everything on the menu (we ordered one of each dish on the menu to share between five people). The food is delicious, and the seasonal winter dishes were proper comfort food for a... More 

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Thank Hazel R
Aarhus, Denmark
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108 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We went for a ''quick'' lunch, 1 had Tapas and 1 had Fish & Chips. Especially the Tapas was great, good service. Its a very relaxing place, can only recommend.

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Thank jan o
Aarhus, Denmark
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We shared a couple of good tapas at an outside table on a sunny evening.(tapas plate, patatas bravas and a plate of smoked tuna), and it was a very pleasant experience, incl. the tasty IPA beers from Ebeltoft Brewery.

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Thank Jette_Aarhus
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209 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Popped in from the street to have a bite to eat. Never heard of the place before, and basically just needed a light lunch between meetings. I felt comfortable and at home from the very first moment. Friendly people ( proprietors, I think ), a blackboard menu boasting a dozen different tapas and fish&chips. Actually it all kooked good, but... More 

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1 Thank Steinar V
Aarhus, Arhus, Denmark
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

small, intimate and cozy surroundings, really great food and drinks. I highly recommend to get the menu with before and after dinner cocktails, a glass of wine to each of the 3 courses, that you select from the menu of the day. The courses are perfect for sharing! Menu does not change much, but thats not an issue, when there's... More 

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1 Thank Christina F
Denmark
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The allways efficient and helpfull staff will make sure you are well cared for. The menu is fixed as far as the 1 - 12 different tapas. Mix your own and share. The food is well prepared an delicxious, and prices very fair. You have the oppetunity to have a menu with coctails if you prefer that. The room is... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Came back cause I love the mussels in wine! The tapas on our first visit was excellent too! We love the fish and chips too! Great quaint place with very good service!

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1 Thank Cecile H
Hillerod, Denmark
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015

The restaurant is small with a very good atmosphere and tasty tapas. The personnel is friendly and polite. We will certainly be back. Reservation is recommended.

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1 Thank BirgitDenmark
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103 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Nice little restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere. The menu is not lbig, but the 4 dishes we tried were excellent. Good service

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Seating
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 02:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jaegergaardsgade 23, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Jutland  >  East Jutland  >  Aarhus
  • Phone Number: +45 86 76 00 70

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