Opened in 1996, Vega consists of two state-of-the-art concert halls: Store Vega, a larger venue accommodating 1500, and Lille Vega, a smaller venue for 500 that belts out live acts on a regular basis, in addition to a stylish bar and a lounge. Vega attracts a range of pop, rock and techno bands from Denmark and abroad. Please confirm specific events schedules and nightclub timings on the website.
Bang and Jensen is on Istedgade; the former red-light district of Copenhagen. The interior is fun and kitschy, and the ambiance is friendly. The ancient pinball machines and the table football are popular with the patrons. Most of the clientele at this cafe consist of the young and the trendy, especially women. Breakfast, which is served all through the day until 6p, is the specialty of the house, though the menu leans more toward brunch offerings. The unique thing about Bang and Jensen is that you are given a form on which you fill in exactly how you want your food served. The bar takes over after 8p on Saturdays and after 10p the rest of the week.
Sunrise, Metropolitan, Between the Sheets, New Classics, Old Classics: this up-to-date bar has all the cocktail mixes, and they serve them with a smile. The word Vinklder actually means Wine Cellar, but that was a long time ago when in the 16th Century this location used to be a monastery. Now the monks have turned into cocktail waitresses and virtue has been replaced with vice - or maybe just nice. The bar serves delicious burgers and, if you are lucky, a plate of oysters from the restaurant upstairs. Try the Strawberry Daiquiri, a favorite with the regulars. The bar also has a wide selection of foreign beers such as Leffe, Budvar, and Hoegarden.
Being the only microbrewery in Malmo, Malmö Brewing Co & Taproom is one of the most popular attractions within the city. This oasis of beer is where you can sample some of their signature brews on site from an eclectic drinks menu which features more than 42 different beers on tap. If their extensive selection of beers and ales confuses you, feel free to approach their knowledgable staff who will help you find the drink to match your taste. This establishment offers guided tours around the property on Fridays if you wish to know more about their brewing processes.
Moosehead Bar is a lively watering hole in Malmo offering a wide range of local and European beers along with a decent selection of wines and cocktails. For a bar, this place serves up some impressive varieties of stir-fried dishes, steaks and greasy burgers that go well with the acidity of the drinks. The interiors are rustic with exposed brick walls, wooden tables and bar stools that give the place a casual and laid-back atmosphere. Moosehead bar also features a sizable terrace which fills up every evening when locals swarm in large groups to have a good time after a long day at work.
O'Learys- Malmo is a Nantucket-based Sports Bar located in the heart of the city featuring plenty of flatscreen TVs and a wide range of comfortable seating options. This location is where sports fans can catch an exciting game while having a good time with friends and family. The menu comprises of traditional pub food along with a wide selection of beers and wines. Fish and chips, classic pepper steak, sizzling fajitas and Pasta Alfredo are some are some their specialties on the menu.
Opened in the 1860, the Vesterbro Bryghus has seen a lot of changes and upgrades since its genesis but still manages to hold on to its old world charm. With open brick walls, a sparkling chandelier dangling from the ceiling and brass and copper fixtures with intricate designs, the bar has a definite turn-of-the-century feel. The house brews a few specialized hand-made beers which is unpasteurized and unfiltered. Team them up with traditional Cajun food and indulge in the perfect combination of good food, bubbly drinks and a trendy yet cozy ambiance.
Whether you want to have a hearty breakfast consisting of fresh-made bread from the in-house bakery, lunch on fresh salads, homemade burgers and delicious steaks or simply sit at the bar and grab an afternoon craft cocktail or a cup of gourmet coffee, Streckers Cafe is the place to go. With a sleek wood bar, leather stools, a massive gilded mirror, open brick walls and fancy hanging lamps, the pub gives the feel of a new-age tavern. Live music nights are held every evening wherein international artists come in and perform for an enthusiastic audience. With so much happening, it is a very popular spot for both locals and tourists, so remember to book a table.
BrewPub enjoys a Central location, just a few minutes away from the City Hall Square (Rådhuspladsen). The local microbrewery is housed within a charming old, 17th-century building on Vestergade. BrewPub offers several kinds of American-style beers midst vibrant and thorough uber-modern decor. Existing beside the brewery itself is a great little restaurant and beer garden where you can enjoy relaxed meal over a few beers. The food is the usual American pub fare - salads, sandwiches, burgers and such, which are quite tasty. Before you commit to a single kind of beer, you should try the brew taster to get the gist of what BrewPub is all about. For more information on brewery tours, check their website.
This lively little bodega is tucked away on Vestergade. Although named Cafe Guldhornene, the place is most definitely a night haunt - a cozy, homey bar and public house. The decor is as vibrant as the pulse of the joint, reds and warm shades dominate the interiors, while old photographs adorn the walls. The bar program offered is an impressive one, lots of local beers available. Music played here, in the background, reflects the past two decades in Danish music. All in all, Cafe Guldhornene is a great spot to catch up with old friends over a pint or two.
If beer makes your world go round then a visit to Heidi's Bier Bar comes highly recommended for you. Usually frequented by an younger clientele, visitors and locals alike, this bar is perfect for partying with your friends. The place has several beers on tap; from locally brewed ones to international brews, you suggest them your taste preferences and their friendly bartenders are sure to introduce you with a beer that will make your palate sing. To complement those perfect beers, Heidi's Bier Bar has a creative menu that dictates local specialties.