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Cafe Knarr

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
Vindeboder 20 | The Viking Ship Museum, Roskilde 4000, Denmark
+45 46 30 02 08
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  • Average16%
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Vindeboder 20 | The Viking Ship Museum, Roskilde 4000, Denmark
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Reviewed yesterday

The Sunday Brunch was okay, but not particularly special. In my opinion, it was rather over-priced, but no doubt you are also paying for the privilege of eating at the museum.

Thank Congenuity
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Simple but nice variety. Not expensive. Made to order. Nice spot to sit and watch much of the activity.

Thank margay
Reviewed 1 June 2018

The food and drink were interesting and excellent, and the cafe itself was great. It was a good place to relax for a bit.

Thank WojoWanders
Reviewed 12 May 2018

It might not be exactly the same as the Viking food from 1000 years ago but it was different from the normal Danish fare and very fresh and tasty. Very understated venue, draught beer served in plastic cups, but the food is worth a visit...More

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Not impressed with the museum but was with the food we got at the café. We had the Viking buffet on first appearance seemed pricey but the quality of the food and choice was very good and innovative. Drinks included but not alcohol. Menu online...More

Thank kevinadele2017
Reviewed 4 October 2017

By the time we got to the Viking Ship Museum after walking from the train station and viewing the Cathedral, I was getting pretty hungry. I would normally avoid a cafe attached to a museum, but I was very pleasantly surprised. There concept is New...More

Thank Square_Dansk
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I can't say this is in my palate as the food was different from anything I've had before. I would say that it was good though. I like sea buckthorn for the tangy bite and flavor that I've never had before. Service was fast and...More

Thank Travelsal0t1
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This restaurant did a great deal to rehabilitate my views of the Vikings, who I imagined subsisted on a diet of things that could be smoked or brined. They did...while they were at sea. But they also farmed, and as prodigious traders had access to...More

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Restricted menu and not cheap but its part of the whole viking experiencce. The gluten free pulled pork was great but they basically ust took off the flat bread and put onsome dried blueberries. The pulled pork was delicious. the pear cake was tasty but...More

Thank KweenMOn
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We only had some coffee after visiting the museum but having seen some of the food they served made us wish that we hadn't already had lunch. The smorrebrods looked wonderful and probably tasted just as good. Value wise it compares favourably with its competitors...More

Thank Alan R
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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vindeboder 20 | The Viking Ship Museum, Roskilde 4000, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  West Zealand  >  Roskilde
  • Phone Number: +45 46 30 02 08
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CafeKnarr offers lovely salads, sandwiches, delicious lunch dishes, homemade cakes, ice cream, tea, coffee and organic soft drinks and beer. CafeKnarr serves 'New Nordic Viking Food' where only commodities from the Viking Age are used, including the ingredients that the Vikings brought back from other countries.
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