About the Lyng Dal family

Lyng Dal is a small family-owned restaurant, which is also a part of the family’s home.

The family counts Kristin and Nicolaj with their 3 sons - Victor, Noah and Oskar, and their 2 daughters, Nellie and Johanne; Anita with her spouse, Karen, and their daughter, Nola. Together they have a common passion and great interest in being good hosts as well as serving tasty food and wine in a balanced harmony.

Kristin: Was born in Gjern, where she also grew up with her sister, Anita. She has lived in Silkeborg, and she is a trained waitress, having achieved a silver medal in her final exam. She is also a sommelier (winespecialist) from The Wine and Spirit Education Trust. She has been selfemployed for 4 years.

Nikolaj: Is Kristin’s partner. He was born in Grauballe, where he also grew up. He has also lived in Silkeborg. He is a trained chef and has been selfemployed for 8 years. Before that he has worked as a chef in various restaurants.

Anita: Was born in Gjern, and also where she grew up with her sister, Kristin. She has lived in Silkeborg and in Aarhus. She is a trained chef, sommelier and waitress, having achieved a silver medal. She has won bronze, silver, and gold (2011) medals at the Danish Championship for waiters/waitresses.