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Cap Horn


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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner

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You will find Cap Horn a short walk down the cobblestone street of the charming quay, Nyhavn. Every day Cap Horn's chefs prepare dishes based on the seasonal offerings of fresh produce. Cap Horn prefers to use organic produce and all of the ingredients are carefully selected with a focus on quality and with consideration for our climate.
US$20 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Pub, Gastropub, European, Danish
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews brunch plaice lamb potatoes herring bread pudding sandwiches lobster burger nyhavn area danish food local beer nice lunch lovely atmosphere nice restaurant canal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere and location at Nyhaven were positive points that give the rating 3*. The food was only average. The beans and vegetables were undercooked and actually hard in texture. The fish was light and flaky though. The wine and waitress were also good so...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JustRose_CH
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

What a fantastic restaurant with loads of atmosphere. We visited on New Year’s Eve for a family meal and we must say how great the service, food and ambiance was. Thus, we highly recommend this excellent restaurant if you are in the Nyhavn area of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank johnwC848NB
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Just back from a weekend in Copenhagen and this place was recommended to us for a traditional danish feast and it did not disappoint. The food the service the ambiance everything was just perfect. Our table wasn’t ready when we arrived so we were treated...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LizzieM74
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

As we were not there for a proper meal, we can only review what we experienced from our brief visit. The coffee was excellent - smooth, rich and tasty. We had a couple of desserts including their Apple Trifle which was yummy. The service was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tonyandpaminbristol
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

We were there for an early dinner and the service was very nice - very congenial. I had the baked cod and it was very tender and juicy. It wasn’t prepared to have strong flavors but just a bit of seasoning. It was very good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Famtravel27
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We had a dinner at this restaurant- the staff was nice but the food was not what we expected from Danish capital. We ordered steaks and plaice- none of these were delicious. Potatoes as side dish were amazing in comparison to main dish. And it’s...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Camper105979
Reviewed 25 October 2018

In the midst of touristy NyHavn, we had a wonderful dinner at Cap Horn. The food was very good, especially the confit chicken. The service was very discreet but professional.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank barbf59
Reviewed 16 September 2018

It was raining cats and dogs, so ducking into this lovely, warm little restaurant was just what the doctor ordered. Beautifully decorated and cozy. We enjoyed the traditional Danish open faced sandwiches and the local beer. Delish! Our server was darling, too, and was gracious...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 56pamc
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Had dinner with a group of friends here recently. Whereas the atmosphere was nice and the staff polite the quality of food did not match the price level and the staff were not competent enough to manage the billing of a group individually, so things...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Coldings
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Tiny pregnant pink shrimp impossible to peel. Average open face sandwhiches at very high tourist prices. Left dissapointed and hungry.

Date of visit: August 2018
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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
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