The Pearl of the Harbor

Do you love a good burger, sausage or steak sandwich from a real sausage cart? Then you should definitely make your way past Havnens Perle in Aarhus, closer to the address Dagmar Petersens Gade 10. Here you can get a burger, a sausage and a steak sandwich in the style of a real sausage cart.

If you ask Havnens Perle themselves, they think that they make the most delicious burgers in Aarhus, and this is well supported by the fact that they have won the award for Denmark's best steak sandwich in both 2012 and 2014. In addition, Havnens Perle has also been chosen to be the city's best sausage cart three years in a row, namely in 2007, 2008 and 2009. So if you are looking for a tasty classic burger or sausage in Aarhus, then Havnens Perle is the perfect place to choose!

The name “Havnens Perle” is very descriptive of the place, as it must definitely be said to be a pearl located in the middle of the harbor in Aarhus. But in fact, the name comes from years back, when it was told that it could be so busy that the staff did not always have time to quickly clear the tables, and that therefore the bomb could look like. That is why the sausage cart was named “The Pearl of the Harbor” inspired by Pearl Harbor. However, it is no longer the case that the bomb can look like, as the competent staff always do their best to make the place inviting and presentable to the many visiting guests.

Although Havnens Perle is a real sausage cart, it is also possible to get other than burgers, sausages and french fries. You will also find chicken, salads, open sandwiches and pita bread on the menu. Whatever you are looking for, there is something for everyone. Therefore, the place is obvious to visit with both friends and family, as both children, young people and the elderly are welcome and can definitely find something that will suit their taste.

When you eat at Havnens Perle, you can do so with a clear conscience. The Pearl of the Harbor is in favor of sustainability and animal welfare. In addition, quality is very highly valued, and you can therefore always be sure that your meal will be of high quality and made from good ingredients. For example. they cooperate with many of the fishing companies that are their neighbors at the port. In this way, a certain freshness is ensured, and not least that you can eat there at an absolutely advantageous price.

On their Facebook , Havnens Perle gets 4.1 stars out of 5 possible, which testifies to a sausage cart that is without a doubt worth a visit. Top quality, prices at the bottom and a smiling and friendly staff are just a few of the things that are especially highlighted at Havnens Perle by previous visitors.

So if you are looking for a good but easy lunch in Aarhus, then you should without a doubt take a stroll past Havnens Perle and try one of their many classic dishes. Havnens Perle gives you the best and most authentic sausage cart experience in the middle of the harbor in Aarhus!


Dagmar Petersens Gade 10
8000 Aarhus

Contact info

Telefon: 86 13 22 56 

Opening Hours

Mandag - fredag: 09.00 - 22.00
Lørdag: 09.00 - 21.00
Søndag: 11.00 - 22.00