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Ved Kajen

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Indre By (Inner City)
Seafood, Scandinavian, Danish, European
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Nyhavn 43, Copenhagen, Denmark
+45 33 16 29 00
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08:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wasn't expecting too much from this based on the price and after reading some older reviews but we were blown away by it! I would have eaten there every day for the rest of the holiday it was so good. Nice cozy restaurant and the food was fantastic, we had steak, sausages, chops, salmon and an excellent salad bar... More 

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Thank ochthenoodle
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we visited the restaurant in the middle of December we couldn`t have the luck to sit in the beautiful garden, as the other travelers are telling. But we were very satsfied with the quality of the food /Burgers, fish and chips/ and the fast service, despite of we were there on a busy evening. There are unfortunatelly lack of... More 

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Thank Николай В
Nashville, Tennessee
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276 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We stopped to enjoy the evening outside under the heat lamps. I had a delicious glogg, my daughter had a hot chocolate and my husband had a beer. There were blankets on the chairs, which we took advantage of. It was a cool late November evening, but lovely. The heat lamps, blankets and warm drinks did the job. The candles... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

My husband and I enjoyed a very long, leisurely lunch here. We sampled two platters full of fish and roast pork, chicken salad, veggies with lots of extras such as a large piece of Brie. The atmosphere is delightful. It is quite dark inside but beautiful lit with lots of candles. The waitress recommended the Christmas snaps which was lovely... More 

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Thank Jean F
Berkshire, England
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Had lunch here with friends and found this to be a really nice eatery with great service. Lunch menu was good, the food plentiful and really tasty. Waitresses were friendly and the service was fast and efficient. Sat outside on a sunny day and enjoyed the lovely location by the water and the boats.

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1 Thank Cupcake1973
Melbourne, Australia
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216 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Running late, I was looking for a quick lunch, I walked in to Ved Kajen and found a table in the corner. As I took my seat, I was given a menu and drinks list. I decided on the hummersuppe and the fisketallerken. After ordering, the waitress returned with crusty bread and sparking water. A short time later, I had... More 

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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Restaurant is on the busy canal on nynhavn, which is absolutely beautiful. The canal is bustling with restaurants and bars, but this one caught out eye. We both had a chicken club sandwich which comes with a homemade mayo curry sauce which is absolutely divine. Didn't have the best welcome ever, but expected due to how busy the waitress was.... More 

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Thank avatardrex
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Nyhaven is a very pleasant area to dine in. The restaurants in the strip offer a diversity of menus. We were quite pleased with quite a number of establishments but this restaurant seemed to be run by amateurs. The waiting staff were very aloof and the place operated a bit like a processing plant. The ambience was pleasant but attentiveness... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Most people love a tasty burger, right? Couple of beers, very tasty burger and an hour of people watching. Sweet

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

After an afternoon stroll around Nyhavn area, we decided to grab a drink and small bite and came across this restaurant. We ordered their so called 'special' menu, mussels and were quite disappointed as it was so bland and the mussels were so small. The service was appalling as the waitress doesn't seem to care that you want to order... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Scandinavian, Danish, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nyhavn 43, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighbourhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 33 16 29 00

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Staying in Indre By (Inner City)

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Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its blend of charming old buildings and bold new architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which consists of three buildings, two of which are new and situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and venues of the inner city and its surrounding neighborhoods, are alive all year round with everything from jazz festivals to outdoor ice skating rinks and parachuting at the lakes right in the center of the city. This compact area boasts beautiful old castles, tranquil parks, and bustling squares where you can always find a bench to stretch out your legs whenever you need a break.
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