Food from restaurant Noma in Copenhagen
Restaurant noma in Copenhagen

Find the best restaurants in Copenhagen

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The big question: Where to eat and drink in Copenhagen?

Whether you are into bistros or Michelin-starred restaurants, you will find it in Copenhagen. The restaurant scene is among the world's most distinct and innovative, and it caters to all budgets, tastes and situations. On Copenhagen's menu is delicious food from all over the world and a strong focus on making exquisite meals from local ingredients in season. An approach started by noma and the New Nordic cuisine and a way of cooking that still makes Copenhagen's restaurants culinary trailblazers. 

Eating out with kids or a special someone? These themed guides are for you.

Searching for an extra family-friendly restaurant, a romantic dinner spot or an extra nice waterside location serving up harbourfront views of the city? These guides got your back.

Taste the whole world or go local

On top of the open-faced sandwich "smørrebrød", and the New Nordic cuisine, Copenhagen is spoiled with an extensive range of restaurants from all over. Many chefs have come here to work at some of the city’s most prestigious restaurants and have later opened their own restaurants bringing local tastes and flavours to Copenhagen.

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A captivating restaurant scene

Copenhagen’s restaurant scene is a culinary paradise that captivates food enthusiasts from around the world. Enjoy a luxurious dinner at a world-class award-winning restaurant, or grab a quick snack from one of the many popular street food markets around town. No matter what you are looking for – we guarantee that the restaurants and many food stalls will have something to satisfy your taste buds year-round.

Experience restaurants in Copenhagen

The restaurants in Copenhagen are perhaps among some of the most innovative ones in the world. Many local chefs and restaurateurs consider food and dining an art form and something that must not just be eaten and digested - but rather experienced. One of the unique innovators is Gro Spiseri, Denmark’s first rooftop farm located in the heart of the city. If long-table dining and home-grown greens sound appealing to you, you should try out this place.

Best restaurants Copenhagen

If you want to experience some of the world’s best restaurants, you are in for a treat. Copenhagen is somewhat of a Michelin-haven for those who want to dine extraordinarily well. You might want to order a table before your arrival in Copenhagen, as table reservations can be quite hard to get. Perhaps Noma, Geranium, or Alchemist rings a bell? – and for good reason, they should, as these restaurants always seem to find their place amongst the top-ranking restaurants in the world. But don’t worry if you are looking for something a little less pricey; Copenhagen has you covered with many affordable and delicious places to visit while you are here.