Great presentation, excellent taste, wonderful even if small place. Try this restaurant if you want to experience a good danish meal different from others in a quiet atmospheare.
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On a cold and windy day, we stumbled into this haven of warmth and fine smells. What a great menu, with a great array of herring flavours. The food was absolutely full of flavour and the service lovely. It has a quaint and rustic atmosphere...More
There was a small but very good menu with something for everyone. After a 'stater' of snaps (recommended :-)) my fellow diners enjoyed various Herring dishes, which they all enjoyed very much, while I enjoyed some very tasty Danish Meat Balls. We then had a...More
A relaxed half basement location with some great 100-year-old photos of the locality on the wall. English spoken and the waiter was polite and helpful. My first taste of the lunchtime meal was Rød Aalborg snaps, which certainly served as a winter warmer. My tasty...More
We ( a group of 5) had lunch at Pilekaelderen during December 2016. We had pre-booked and were given a nice table in an alcove so talking was very easy. We received a warm welcome on arrival and were given plenty of time to make...More
We chose this restaurant because of it's large selection of vegetarian and fish-focused Smørrebrød (we don't eat meat). We were visiting from the US and wanted to try what was considered a Danish staple We were blown away. I still dream of the fish Smørrebrød...More
If not recommended to us we would have walked past this place. Small basement restaurant full of locals eating authentic Danish food. Great food and friendly service. Just shows to avoid the the famous and we'll rated restaurants and ask where the locals go.
We stumbled across this basement restaurant when exploring one lunchtime. Very busy but we were made to feel welcome and the staff took time to talk us through the delicious menu. Lovely food and a bustling atmosphere, definitely recommended but as ever in Copenhagen, not...More
My friend and I visited to experience the open sandwiches that we had heard so much about .. and wow, it did. It disappoint. First off, don't think sandwich .. think amazing tasty dishes, incredibly tasty with layers of flavour .... served on a slice...More