Category Archives: News

We can’t believe Baltzersen’s is 5 today

Everyone says it, but it’s true – time flies when you’re having fun. Today marks 5 years since we first opened the doors at Baltzersen’s.  It was such a big job to get those doors open, taking a shell and … Continue reading

Christian’s Cafe and Kickstarter

Photo of Christian's cafe in Knaresborough for blog by Baltzersen's scandinavian cafe in Harrogate

A couple of weeks ago we were lucky enough to be invited to the opening of the new Christians Café. Christian and his fiancée, Alice, grew up in Knaresborough and so the move from Crimple Hall to their home town … Continue reading

Scandi Street Food at its Best – Pølse!

Photo of the Scandi street food pulse (hot dogs) for Scandinavian cafe Baltzersen's in Harrogate

Since the popularity of street food seems to have risen recently, with great places such as Bundobust (a bar serving Indian street food in Leeds) making it into the Michelin Guide, we thought it would be a great idea to … Continue reading

Starling Independent Beer and Coffee House

Photo for the Baltzersen's Scandinavian cafe in Harrogate blog about the opening of Starling Independent Coffee and Beer House

Wednesday saw the opening of ‘Starling Independent Beer and Coffee House’ in the space formerly occupied by ‘Walrus and Carpenter’ and ‘Jakes’. Some of the team went along to the industry opening night on Tuesday to find out about our … Continue reading

Signe Johansen: Bringing hygge to Harrogate!

Signe Johansen

We’re unbelievably excited about presenting a special event with renowned food writer and cook Signe Johansen. It’s at Harrogate Theatre on 25th October, and we’d love you to join us! We’re not exaggerating when we say that Signe – or … Continue reading

Matcha and Turmeric Lattes: The Test

photo os Matcha and turmeric lattes at Baltzersen's Scandinavian cafe in Harrogate

We thought we’d put matcha and turmeric lattes to the test. They seem to be making an appearance on many menus at cafes and coffee shops across the country. We thought we’d test them both before considering them for our … Continue reading

Wimbledon Waffles: the perfect way to enjoy Wimbledon in Harrogate!

Celebrate Wimbledon in Harrogate with Wimbledon Waffles at Baltzersen's Scandinavian cafe.

Think of Wimbledon and you probably think of strawberries and cream, Pimm’s on the lawn and hot summer days (or perhaps just the odd shower, now and then!). In recent years, British number one Andy Murray has been among the … Continue reading

La Feria Restaurant Opening Party

Photo of La feria restaurant in Harrogate menu taken for Baltzersen's blog a scandinavian cafe in harrogate

For the few of you who may be unaware of La Feria, it is a Spanish tapas and rotisserie restaurant in Harrogate. Recently, the well-established restaurant moved location, just around the corner from it’s original site. The new spot is … Continue reading

Coffee in Harrogate: Introducing Our Single Origin Filter

Filter Coffee in Harrogate Maude El Salvador single origin

  If you were looking for coffee in Harrogate last week, you would have had to try one of our #ThinkIndie friends as we were closed to make some improvements to ever-evolving space – we are firm believers in the … Continue reading

Baltzersens on Tour: ‘Cooks’ at Carlton Towers

On Monday, Paul and I ventured out into the Yorkshire moors to visit ‘Cooks’, situated in the magnificent Carlton Towers. The drive was long, but as we turned into an extended, twisting driveway we knew that we were in for … Continue reading