In Drøbak you can run away and relax under flowering apple trees or warm parasols.
Drøbak's many restaurants can offer both large and small pleasant places for enjoying food and drink as well as leg stretches.
When she shops in one of the many gorgeous ladies' shops in the city center, or in Drøbak City, he can follow life from a suitable place in the sun.
Velhaven is located by the large parking lot Bankløkke, in the middle of Drøbak center. A small green oasis with a play structure for the little ones, its own herb garden, a number of fruit trees that provide pleasant shade when the sun is shining, and delicious food from Galleri Cafe Teskje just across the street at the top of the garden.
The place's Spanish owner Benjamin is an attraction in itself, and if you ask for an Italian aria while he serves you a delicious chicken dish, yes you will get it. The menu is both rich and tasty.
The latest and very exciting addition to Drøbak's restaurant offer is Bakgaarden Cafe Drøbak close to the square.
A small idyllic gem surrounded by the walls of hundreds of years old houses, and with a host who does not know what best to do for their customers.
Completely shielded from traffic and hectic scooters, guests can enjoy good food and cold drinks, unless they want something hot in the glass. During the summer there will be both revues and concerts from the stage in the beautiful backyard, which is definitely worth a visit.
With Båthavna as a backdrop, one of Drøbak's most beautiful outdoor restaurant gardens is located.
Skipperstua, with its characteristic apple tree in the middle of the garden, is so close to the sea that the smell of seaweed and kelp and salt sea almost tears in your nose.
Known for its shellfish stew, the garden is filled with visitors and residents throughout the summer.
With the cruise ships passing by in the strait outside and the sun setting nicely in the Vestfjord, it is a nice place to spend the summer evening.
The Old Bakery, or "Cheese and wine bar" among the natives, is also located by the Square.
Even though it is the closest neighbor to Julehuset, it is hard to believe in Santa Claus that there is a warm, calm and pleasant atmosphere behind the glass walls
and under colorful umbrellas and heat lamps.
An exciting menu where perhaps the city's best burgers are to be recommended, but where the rest of the menu is also adapted to a good selection of wines.
The large pit inside the very old room is no longer used as a baking oven,
but the piano is always tuned and it happens that the occasional local entertainer conjures up a song.
A place that should be experienced for those who visit Drøbak.
On restaurant Miramar, a little south of the center, you can enjoy the summer day on two terraces.
Two different owners work well together to serve the guests both with good food and good drinks,
and on the new, small outdoor stage, several concerts are arranged throughout the summer.
The restaurant has for decades been a well-known fashion place for locals.
And for anyone who travels a bit abroad, it is known to be a good sign for a restaurant.
Under a large tent canopy you can enjoy both sunny days and summer evenings
long after the sun has set on the outdoor terrace of the restaurant Handelshuset by Torget.
A popular eatery with an Italian menu, and where delicious dishes come floating in on both plates and long wooden poles.
In the evenings, people move into one of the oldest and most worthy of preservation houses in Drøbak,
where old timber walls and sloping ceilings make the atmosphere both romantic and a bit magical.
One of the most traditional eateries in Drøbak is a restaurant Kumlegaarden.
Known for its tasty menu which of course includes a hake meal.
The backyard is a bit secretive for many, and not so big, but all the more intimate and pleasant and not least secluded from the traffic.
Really worth a visit.
On Pavelstorget in Storgata, there are three shops run by the same family, and a little of each for everyone.
Here, too, we can applaud for a beautiful apple tree that decorates life.
The patisserie offers fresh baked goods of many kinds, as well as smeared delicacies with delicious toppings.
The fruit and vegetable shop is Drøbak's specialist shop in the area,
and the younger generation in the family invites people for pizza, hamburgers, salads and other not too complicated, but tasty dishes.
And when the clouds appear in the sky, the guests retreat under the umbrellas, or seek shelter indoors.