Jan Hurtigkarl

Pas comme le autres” – like no one else…

Jan is Partner and Responsible for all our functions & bespoke events - at Det Kgl. Danske Haveselskab – Lokaler & Events. Born in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1949. Jan Hurtigkarl started his career at the Royal Hotel in 1970 and later worked at Hotel Ritz Paris. In 1972 he joined forces with his legendary father, Roy Hurtigkarl at Gastronomique (the same place where Mielcke & Hurtigkarl is located today). He then opened his own restaurant, Les Etoiles in Copenhagen and later Jan Hurtigkarl & Co. in Ålsgårde from 1989 – 2007, famed for their annual themes ( Japanese “Wa Fu” / Indian “New Dehli Delights”).