Danish Community

BrudepigeFraPraestoThis page lists organizations with Danish connections.

Note – service providers are listed as a matter of convenience and a source for information.  The fact that these groups are listed does not represent an endorsement of their services or products by the House of Demark.

San Diego Area

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Danes in San Diego

Danish Consulate, San Diego,

Consul Malte L. L. Farnaes, Royal Danish Consulate
2235 Encinitas Boulevard, Suite 210
Encinitas, CA 92024
Contact via phone (760) 942-9431 or email: danishconsul@farnaeslaw.com

Every major US city has a Danish Consulate.  The regular consular services include passports to children under the age of 12, emergency passports, extension of passports, and international and EU driver licenses.

California International Business University (CIBU)

550 W B Street
San Diego, CA 92101
www.cibu.edu (website)
Contact via phone (619) 702-9400 or email at cibu@cibu.edu

CIBU is an affiliate of Niels Brock Copenhagen Business College (Niels Brock). The school is a non-profit, provisionally accredited, private university.  CIBU is a unique Danish-American business educational institution in downtown San Diego.   Niels Brock is the most innovative and international business college in Denmark.

Taste of Denmark Restaurant

142 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
Phone : (619) 209-3636

Open Wednesday – Monday, 11 AM – 4 PM, closed Tuesdays

The restaurant is run by a Danish couple and provides a menu of traditional Danish dishes, sandwiches and desserts.

Creative Danes Inc.

1619 S. Rancho Sante Fe Road, Suite F
San Marcos, CA 92078
Website: www.creativedanes.com
Phone (760) 230-6010

Creative Danes’ mission is simple. We want to bring the very best of Scandinavian Design to North America.  Creative Danes Inc. works as a distributor buying and selling the products in the company’s name. This brings benefits to our suppliers since they can expect large orders from us when we buy in bulk. Furthermore it benefits our customers when taking advantage of our inventory in the US.   Visit the webstore at MenuDesignShop.com.

Mikkeller Brewing San Diego

9368 Cabot Dr
San Diego, CA 92126
(858) 381-3500

AleSmith Brewing Company has partnered with Mikkeller, a Danish company founded by Mikkel Borg Bjergsø, for a project dubbed Mikkeller Brewing San Diego.  They opened their doors in 2016 in the Miramar area.  Their beers are available with variety of unique flavors.

Southern California

Danish Lutheran Church and Cultural Center in Yorba Linda

16881 Bastanchury Road
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
(714) 993-6362

Pastor Anne Greta Krogh-Nielsen trained and served as a pastor in Denmark before coming to the US.  We celebrate Danish traditions during the church year such as Fastelavn at lent (a carnival for the kids at the beginning of the Lenten season), a Harvest Service in Fall and preparing for Advent and Christmas with a Klippe-Klistre (Cut & Paste Decorations) in late November. Our Danish history and heritage is continuously incorporated into our services and events through the year and its seasons.