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Ved Kajen

) #1,027 of 2,008 Restaurants in Copenhagen ££ - £££ Seafood, European,
Nyhavn 43, Copenhagen, Denmark
+45 33 16 29 00
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good42%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Danish
££ - £££
Nyhavn 43, Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice patio in Nyhavn. One of many in the area. The service was very good and the fish and chips were very fresh, The price was pretty high but what tourist restaurant isn't in Copenhagen

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No cooking going on in this place, just the reheating of canned and frozen ingredients. Avoid this tourist trap.

Thank DenPlettfrie
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This restaurant requires adult supervision. The service was poor, at one point after we finished our waiter had disappeared from the facility for an extended period. Finally we we able to attract another waiter who said our waiter was in the restroom. The door to...More

Thank Odojoe
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Located in Nyhavn and a very cosy interior and good food. It got very noisy and almost impossible to hear each other through dinner, I think because of the stone floor and no carpets. The staff seemed a bit busy and unfocused. The location is...More

Thank Linda190483
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Nyhavn is the most touristy area in Copenhagen, it has many restaurants so difficult to make up your mind as the all look alike. We chose the Ved Kajen. We sat outside (even though it was a little cold ) but the waiters would not...More

Thank Anica221
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

waiters were too busy flirting with each other to worry about their tables. one girl was trying to learn spanish and giggling instead of taking tables outside. many people came in visibly annoyed with how long their bill was taking. all servers on their phones...More

Thank katiegraves18
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Enjoyed a lovely dinner in the mostly candlelit restaurant. Nice interior with open kitchen. As starter had Carpaccio on a light bed of mustard - delicious. For main course a beef entrecôte with slightly bitter bernaise sauce (the way it has to be!) cooked to...More

Thank TorbenG1905
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

If you have the possibility, avoid this restaurant. The food is ok, but they have a serious problem with the staff. Probally a management problem, but i have never experienced more uninterested and unfriendly staff. No engagement, no smiles, no service, no nothing. How are...More

Thank Trond K
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a snack but the salmon sandwich and side was a meal and a half. Good recommended beers from waiter. Perfect choice! Lovely inside ambience. Outside area too. In very popular area but a standout place for lunch and dinner and a coffee break.

Thank goodguyjas
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Nyhavn has dozens of restaurants with basically the same menu so it was just a guess to choose this one. However, it was a lucky guess! We ate mussels and lobster soup, they were delicious. They were pricey, but then everything in Nyhavn is. All...More

Thank marurrur
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Danish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
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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