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The Best Places to Eat and Drink in Copenhagen

One of the best parts of exploring a new city is discovering new restaurants, cafés and bars to eat, drink and be merry. But where are the best places to eat and drink in Copenhagen? Whether you’re looking for a simple dish to eat on the go or to dine on gourmet cuisine, there will be a restaurant below to suit you and your taste.

Sample the best restaurants, cafes and bars Copenhagen has to offer with our curated edit of the best places dotted all around the city. We know you’ll be busy exploring the city so we’ve also included addresses, contact details, price range and wifi information (where we can) to make your trip stress-free.

AFFORDABLE RESTAURANTS

FedteGreven

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Menu: Our new favourite discovery, FedteGreven has only been open a few months but has shot to the top of our list of where to eat in Copenhagen. We recommend the ‘Foie Grasreos’ and the FedteGrevens Kaiserschmarrn.

Cost: Around 500 DKK (approx. £50) for two with drinks

Address: Store Regnegade 26, 1110 København, Denmark

Contact number:  +45 33 93 92 91

Opening Hours: 12pm to 4pm for lunch, 5pm to 10pm for dinner

Visit the website here.

Restaurant Kronborg

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Menu: Traditional Danish smørrebrød in a cosy environment; a great place to hide away from the winter weather.

Cost: 90 DKK (approx. £9) for a classic smørrebrød

Address: Brolæggerstræde 12, 1211 København

Contact number: 33 13 07 08

Opening Hours: 11pm until 5pm.

Visit the website here.

Madklubben Vesterbro

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Menu: Traditional Danish dishes alongside classic bistro plates like risotto and steak.

Cost: 350 DKK (approx. £33) for a three course menu, around 200 DKK for mains (approx. £19)

Address: Vesterbrogade 62, 1620 København V

Contact number: 45 38 41 41 43

Opening Hours: 5.30pm to 10pm for food

Visit the website here.

Neighbourhood

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Menu: Organic, gourmet pizza and cocktails.

Cost: Pizzas and Brunch 135 DKK (approx. £12.50) and Cocktails 85 DKK (approx. £8)

Address: Istedgade 26, 1656 København

Contact number: 45 32 12 22 12

Opening Hours: For food Monday – Friday 5pm to 10pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am to 2pm for Brunch, 12pm to 10pm for Pizzas.

Visit the website here.

Grød

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Menu: Porridge like you’ve never known it before.

Cost: Around 50- 75 DKK (approx. £5-6)

Free Wifi

Address: Jægersborggade 50, 2200 København

Contact number: 45 50 58 55 79

Opening Hours: 7.30am to 9pm

Visit the website here.

Pate Pate

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Menu: All day eating with an excellent wine menu.

Cost: Around 100 DKK for mains (approx. £9.50)

Free Wifi

Address:Slagterboderne 1, 1716 Copenhagen.

Contact number: 45 39 69 55 57

Opening Hours: 9am to 1am

Visit the website here.

Bistro Royal

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Menu: Good bistro food, fast.

Cost: Around 150 DKK for mains (approx. £14)

Address:Kongens Nytorv 26, 1050 København

Contact number: 45 38 41 41 64

Opening Hours: 12pm to 10pm for food (9pm on Sundays)

Visit the website here.

Höst

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Menu: New-Nordic food with signature Scandinavian design.

Cost: 3 courses from 295 DKK (approx. £28)

Address: Nørre Farimagsgade 41, 1364 København

Contact number: 45 70 70 15 88

Opening Hours: 5.30pm to 12am

Visit the website here.

Restaurant Cofoco

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Menu: Popular and affordable eatery; the namesake of the Copenhagen Food Consulting company which owns several restaurants around the city.

Cost: Around 75 DKK for mains (approx. £7)

Address: Abel Cathrines Gade 7, 1650 København V

Contact number: 45 33 13 60 60

Opening Hours: 5.30pm to 12am

Visit the website here.

Oliver and the Black Circus

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Menu: An unpretentious approach to fine dining with excellent cocktails.

Cost: Around 150 DKK for mains (approx. £14)

Address: Teglgårdsstræde 8A, 1452 København K

Contact number: 45 74 56 88 88

Opening Hours: 5pm to 1am

Visit the website here.

Copenhagen Street Food

Copenhagen Street Food

Menu: The name says it all; Copenhagen Street Food at its finest.

Cost: From 50-75 DKK (approx. £4.50 to £7)

Address: Papirøen, Trangravsvej 14, hal 7 & 8, 1436 København K

Opening Hours: 11am to 10pm (8pm on Sundays)

Visit the website here.

Falernum

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Menu: Everything you could wish for including breakfast, lunch, tapas and an extensive wine menu in an intimate setting.

Cost: Around 80 DKK for mains (approx. £7.50)

Free Wifi

Address: Værnedamsvej 161619 København V

Contact number: 45 33 22 30 89

Opening Hours: 8am to 12am

Visit the website here.

Dyrehaven

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Menu: Uncomplicated food with a pub atmosphere.

Cost:Around 100 DKK (approx. £9.50)

Address: Sønder Blvd. 72, 1720 København V, Denmark

Opening Hours: 8am to 2am

Visit the website here.

COPENHAGEN CAFÉS

Atelier September

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Menu: An ideal spot for a beautifully presented, delicious breakfast with a side of coffee. It is rumoured to have the very best avocado on toast in the city.

Cost: Around 60 DKK for breakfast (approx. £6)

Address: Gothersgade 30, 1123 København K

Contact number: 45 26 29 57 53

Opening Hours: 8am to 6pm

Visit the website here.

Café Lillebror

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Menu: Fresh coffee and even fresher bread baked on the premises for brunch, then simple dishes and wine in the evening.

Cost:Reasonably priced coffee and lunch, evening tasting menu for 350 DKK (approx. £32)

Address: Jarmers Pl. 1, 1551 København V

Contact number: 45 32 20 49 00

Opening Hours: 8am to 10pm

Visit the website here.

Granola

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THE BEST PLACES TO EAT AND DRINK IN COPENHAGEN

One of the best parts of exploring a new city is discovering new restaurants, cafés and bars to eat, drink and be merry. But where are the best places to eat and drink in Copenhagen? Whether you’re looking for a simple dish to eat on the go or to dine on gourmet cuisine, there will be a restaurant below to suit you and your taste.

Sample the best restaurants, cafes and bars Copenhagen has to offer with our curated edit of the best places dotted all around the city. We know you’ll be busy exploring the city or attending the shows at Copenhagen Fashion Week so we’ve also included addresses, contact details, price range and wifi information (where we can) to make your trip stress free. If you need any further information.

AFFORDABLE RESTAURANTS

FedteGreven

Menu: Our new favourite discovery, FedteGreven has only been open a few months but has shot to the top of our list of where to eat in Copenhagen. We recommend the ‘Foie Grasreos’ and the FedteGrevens Kaiserschmarrn.

Cost: Around 500 DKK (approx. £50) for two with drinks

Address: Store Regnegade 26, 1110 København, Denmark

Contact number:  +45 33 93 92 91

Opening Hours: 12pm to 4pm for lunch, 5pm to 10pm for dinner

Visit the website here.

Restaurant Kronborg

Menu: Traditional Danish smørrebrød in a cosy environment, a great place to hide away from the winter weather.

Cost: 90 DKK (approx. £9) for a classic smørrebrød

Address: Brolæggerstræde 12, 1211 København

Contact number: 33 13 07 08

Opening Hours: 11pm until 5pm.

Visit the website here.

Vesterbro

Menu: Traditional Danish dishes alongside classic bistro plates like risotto and steak.

Cost: 350 DKK (approx. £33) for a three course menu, around 200 DKK for mains (approx. £19)

Address: Vesterbrogade 62, 1620 København V

Contact number: 45 38 41 41 43

Opening Hours: 5.30pm to 10pm for food

Visit the website here.

Neighbourhood

Menu: Organic, gourmet pizza and cocktails.

Cost: Pizzas and Brunch 135 DKK (approx. £12.50) and Cocktails 85 DKK (approx. £8)

Address: Istedgade 26, 1656 København

Contact number: 45 32 12 22 12

Opening Hours: For food Monday – Friday 5pm to 10pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am to 2pm for Brunch, 12pm to 10pm for Pizzas.

Visit the website here.

Grød

Menu: Porridge like you’ve never known it before.

Cost: Around 50- 75 DKK (approx. £5-6)

Free Wifi

Address: Jægersborggade 50, 2200 København

Contact number: 45 50 58 55 79

Opening Hours: 7.30am to 9pm

Visit the website here.

Pate Pate

Menu: All day eating with an excellent wine menu.

Cost: Around 100 DKK for mains (approx. £9.50)

Free Wifi

Address:Slagterboderne 1, 1716 Copenhagen.

Contact number: 45 39 69 55 57

Opening Hours: 9am to 1am

Visit the website here.

Bistro Royal

Menu: Good bistro food, fast.

Cost: Around 150 DKK for mains (approx. £14)

Address:Kongens Nytorv 26, 1050 København

Contact number: 45 38 41 41 64

Opening Hours: 12pm to 10pm for food (9pm on Sundays)

Visit the website here.

Höst

Menu: New-Nordic food with signature Scandinavian design.

Cost: 3 courses from 295 DKK (approx. £28)

Address: Nørre Farimagsgade 41, 1364 København

Contact number: 45 70 70 15 88

Opening Hours: 5.30pm to 12am

Visit the website here.

Restaurant Cofoco

Menu: Popular and affordable eatery, the namesake of the Copenhagen Food Consulting company which owns several restaurants around the city.

Cost: Around 75 DKK for mains (approx. £7)

Address: Abel Cathrines Gade 7, 1650 København V

Contact number: 45 33 13 60 60

Opening Hours: 5.30pm to 12am

Visit the website here.

Oliver and the Black Circus

Menu: An unpretentious approach to fine dining with excellent cocktails.

Cost: Around 150 DKK for mains (approx. £14)

Address: Teglgårdsstræde 8A, 1452 København K

Contact number: 45 74 56 88 88

Opening Hours: 5pm to 1am

Visit the website here.

Copenhagen Street Food

Menu: The name says it all; Copenhagen Street Food at its finest.

Cost: From 50-75 DKK (approx. £4.50 to £7)

Address: Papirøen, Trangravsvej 14, hal 7 & 8, 1436 København K

Opening Hours: 11am to 10pm (8pm on Sundays)

Visit the website here.

Falernum

Menu: Everything you could wish for including breakfast, lunch, tapas and an extensive wine menu in an intimate setting.

Cost: Around 80 DKK for mains (approx. £7.50)

Free Wifi

Address: Værnedamsvej 161619 København V

Contact number: 45 33 22 30 89

Opening Hours: 8am to 12am

Visit the website here.

Dyrehaven

Menu: Uncomplicated food with a pub atmosphere.

Cost:Around 100 DKK (approx. £9.50)

Address: Sønder Blvd. 72, 1720 København V, Denmark

Opening Hours: 8am to 2am

Visit the website here.

COPENHAGEN CAFÉS

Atelier September

Menu: An ideal spot for a beautifully presented, delicious breakfast with a side of coffee. It is rumoured to have the very best avocado on toast in the city.

Cost: Around 60 DKK for breakfast (approx. £6)

Address: Gothersgade 30, 1123 København K

Contact number: 45 26 29 57 53

Opening Hours: 8am to 6pm

Visit the website here.

Café Lillebror

Menu: Fresh coffee and even fresher bread baked on the premises for brunch, then simple dishes and wine in the evening.

Cost:Reasonably priced coffee and lunch, evening tasting menu for 350 DKK (approx. £32)

Address: Jarmers Pl. 1, 1551 København V

Contact number: 45 32 20 49 00

Opening Hours: 8am to 10pm

Visit the website here.

Granola

Menu: A charming café with fresh coffee, ice cream, chocolates and vintage inspired milkshakes.

Cost: Breakfast around 80 DKK (approx. £7.50) and main courses around 180 DKK (approx. £17)

No wifi

Address: Værnedamsvej 5, 1819 Frederiksberg C

Contact number: 45 31 31 15 36

Opening Hours: Breakfast served until 12pm, Dinner served from 4pm

Visit the website here.

Mother

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Menu: Ideal for lunch; packed full of no nonsense sourdough pizzas and coffee located in the heart of the Meatpacking district.

Cost: Affordable.

Free WiFi

Address: Høkerboderne 9, 1712 København V

Contact number: 45 22 27 58 98

Opening Hours: 8am to 1am

Visit the website here.

The Coffee Collective

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Menu: Centrally located and some of the freshest coffee you’ll find in Copenhagen.

Cost: Affordable.

Free WiFi

Address: Vendersgade 6D, 1363 København K

Contact number: 45 60 15 15 25

Opening Hours: 7am to 8pm

Visit the website here.

FINE DINING

Noma

Noma

Menu: Widely recognised as one of the best restaurants in the world, Noma presents 20 course meals to guests who have travelled from far and wide to dine here.

Cost: Set menu is 1,700 DKK plus 25% VAT (approx. £200 including VAT), wine pairing available.

Address: Strandgade 93, 1401 København K

Contact number: 45 32 96 32 97

Opening Hours:Lunch from 12pm to 4pm, Dinner from 7pm to 12.30am

Visit the website here.

Relæ

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Menu: Four and seven course menus that change on a daily basis, impeccable food served in a minimal space.

Cost: Four courses for 450 DKK (approx. £42), seven courses for 725 DKK (approx. £68). Wine pairings available.

Address: Jægersborggade 41, 2200 København N

Contact number: 45 36 96 66 09

Opening Hours:5.30pm to 12am

Visit the website here.

Ol & Brod

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Menu: Fine Danish cuisine artfully presented and paired with gourmet beers.

Cost:600 DKK for the full set menu (approx. £60)

Address: Viktoriagade 6, 1655 København

Contact number: 45 33 31 44 22

Opening Hours: 11.30am to 4pm (open until 8.30 for food Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Visit the website here.

Kadeau

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Menu: New Nordic dining in a relaxed, comfortable environment. Four and eight course menus inspired by the local delicacies and specialities.

Cost: Four courses for 900 DKK (approx. £85) and eight courses for 1,300 DKK (approx. £122). Wine pairing available.

Address: Wildersgade 10A, 1408 København K

Contact number: 45 33 25 22 23

Opening Hours: 6pm to 11.30pm.

Visit the website here.

Words by Clare Potts



Angharad Jones

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