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Spisehuset 8F

Spisehuset 8F is a cosy and informal cafe focusing on high quality ingredients, good service and delicious meals for lunch. Located in unique surroundings at FÆNGSLET in Horsens is it recommendable to visit Spisehuset in connection to a visit to the prison museum or when you are in the mood for lunch in charming surroundings.

Great dining experiences in a historic setting

This atmospheric café is located in a unique setting at the old Horsens State Penitentiary. Spisehuset 8F is a diverse and informal restaurant where there is room for everyone. And you do not have to pay an entrance fee to enter. You are always welcome at the café.


Well-known dishes with a modern touch

At Spisehuset 8F, the focus is on good produce. Specially selected local and organic produce form the core of the dishes on the menu, consisting of classic café dishes. The menu has a selection of Danish open sandwiches, filled sandwiches, salads and Spisehuset's tapas board. You can also sink your teeth into the hot dish of the day. No matter what, you are assured of solid craftsmanship and well-prepared food.

Spisehuset is a good choice for lunch, but you are also welcome to drop in for a cup of coffee, a piece of homemade cake or a homemade bun. There is also a good selection of beverages and specialty beers brewed at FÆNGSLET.

You can see the entire café menu here.


Weekend brunch

On Saturdays and Sundays, you can order the extensive brunch with smoked salmon, ham, fried sausages, organic eggs, pesto, jam, yoghurt, fresh fruit, a wholemeal roll, rye bread and cake.


Opening hours

The Spisehuset 8F opening hours are the same as those of the Prison Museum. You can find the current opening hours on the website.


The people behind Fru Møllers Restaurant

Spisehuset 8F is managed by the owners of the popular Fru Møllers Restaurant near Odder. You can read much more about the restaurant and Fru Møllers Mølleri.



FÆNGSLET in Horsens is the major attraction of the city and offers world-class events, the largest prison museum in Northern Europe, the opportunity to spend the night behind bars and a large conference venue. Read more about activities at FÆNGSLET.