City og Copenhagen

Jamboree city guide 2024

Bellow you have a city guide with tips for restaurants, cafes, bars and sightseeing.

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Restaurants to visit while you are in Copenhagen

Nimb brasserie

French favorites served for breakfast, lunch, and dinner in beautiful yet informal surroundings with a breathtaking view of the Tivoli Gardens. Nimb Brasserie serves classics with a modern, playful touch.

Location: Tivoli, opposite the street from Copenhagen Central Station. 
Price: $$$

 

Tårnet

Nordic cuisine served in one of the best locations. 'Tårnet' is a restaurant located in one of Copenhagen’s oldest towers with a view overlooking other historical monuments in Copenhagen center. It is also possible to go further up in the tower to see more of the view.

Location: 5-minute walk from Gammel Strand Metro station.
Price: $$$

 

La Galette

French cuisine offering seating outside, a very cozy environment in an alley in central Copenhagen.

Location: 15-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $

 

Sporvejen

Burger Bar with a cozy and historic environment based on old Copenhagen trams. Offers outside seating.

Location: 15-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$

 

Madklubben; Hanzo, Bazaar, La Bodega, Roberta, Mamma's

'Madklubben' is known for their good food and offers a big variety. They have multiple restaurants located in the center of Copenhagen.

Location: Through the link above, you can choose one of their restaurants to see their location.
Price: $

 

Seaside Toldboden

A gastronomic house that features seven independent kitchens with beautiful waterfront view.

Location: 15-minute walk from metro stop Marmorkirken.
Price: $$

 

Kayak bar

Seafood and burgers served in a beautiful waterfront location along the Copenhagen canals. Offers seating outside.

Location: Copenhagen center. Short distance from metro station Gammel Strand.
Price: $$

 

Kødbyen

Meatpacking district, which is one of Denmark's 25 national industrial monuments. It is a hotspot for many different restaurants and bars.

Location: 10-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$

 

Broens street food

Street food, cocktails, beer & wine served with passion by local gastronomes. Offers only outdoor seating.

Location: Short ferry ride from Nyhavn.
Price: $$

 

Reffen

Street food, very popular with outdoor seating near the water.

Location: Refshaleøen, Bus 2A from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $

 

Delphine

Italian and Greek seafood cuisine. Offers outdoor seating.

Location: 10-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$$


Bars and coctails to visit

Bar 7

A popular bar that offers a stylish modern setting for drinks & cocktails, with a choice of rooms featuring comfy designer sofas & funky décor. Also offers dancing. 

Location: 15-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$

 

Boulebar

Boulebar is a pétanque bar, where you can challenge your friends or colleagues in a game on one of their courses inside the bar. They serve a fine variety of cocktails, wine, or champagne while playing. You can also just stop by for cocktails and be seated in a cozy environment.

Location: 3-minute walk from Nørreport station.
Price: $$

 

Brønnum

Offers outdoor seating, serves great cocktails, and features live performances.

Location: 3-minute walk from Kongens Nytorv Metro station.
Price: $$

 

Curfew

Curfew is known for its cozy disguise as a library. The cocktail bar was a bookstore back in 1919, and the owners have kept this great ambiance for delicious cocktails.

Location: 5-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$$

 

Dahl & Dahl

Serves great quality cocktails and has shuffleboard for those who wish to play and offers dancing.

Location: 5-minute walk from Kongens Nytorv metro station.
Price: $$

 

Duck and Cover

Cozy environment with great cocktails.

Location: 15-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$

 

Generator Hostel - Pétanque & Shuffleboard bar Copenhagen 

Described as the coolest playground in the heart of Copenhagen, with space for you, your friends, colleagues, or family.

Location: 10-minute walk from Nørreport Station.
Price: $

 

Lidkoeb

This cocktail bar pays homage to a historic building that was built in 1886. Originally used as a pharmacy, it has been abandoned until it was renovated and renewed in 2010. They offer outdoor seating, serve great cocktails, and feature live performances.

Location: 10-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$

 

Musen og Elefanten

Here you can enjoy everything from beer of several kinds to classic cocktails, champagne, and various types of whiskey and rum. There is a cozy classic bar environment that also offers seating in a cozy courtyard.

Location: 10-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$

 

Mikkeler

Mikkeler is famously known for their beer brewery in Europe, which originated in Copenhagen. This is the first bar in the franchise and is in a cozy little cellar in central Copenhagen where you can taste popular Danish beer.

Location: 10-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $

 

ROOF – Bar & Lounge Copenhagen 

Here you can enjoy cocktails from one of the best settings in Copenhagen. The Bar & Lounge is located on a rooftop overlooking Christianshavn.

Location: 5-minute walk from Christianshavn metro Station.
Price: $$$

 

Åben

Cozy environment with outdoor seating and live performances. It is in the popular meatpacking district of Copenhagen.

Location: 10-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $$


Sightseeing in Copenhagen

Tivoli 

Tivoli is a must-see in Copenhagen. This popular amusement park in Denmark offers both fine dining and cafés amidst beautiful scenery in the garden. There is a special H.C. Andersen theme in the park.

Location: 5 minutes from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $-$$$

 

Nyhavn

Nyhavn is a beautiful harbor with lots of restaurants and cafés along the boardwalk, offering a direct view of the harbor.

Location: 5-minute walk from the metro station Kongens Nytorv.
Price: $$

 

Rundetårn

A historic building in the heart of Copenhagen’s most popular shopping street, "Strøget". This was built as an astronomical observatory, and you can therefore get a 360-degree view over Copenhagen from the top.

Location: 10-minute walk from Nørreport St.
Price: $

 

The Glyptotek

Art museum in Copenhagen with a beautiful garden and private art collection of Carl Jacobsen, who was the son of the founder of Carlsberg Breweries.

Location: 8-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $

 

The Little Mermaid

One of Copenhagen's most iconic tourist attractions and a must-see for many is our sculpture of The Little Mermaid, which was inspired by H.C. Andersen’s popular fairytale.

Location: 15-minute walk from Østerport Station.
Price: $$

 

Copenhagen City Hall 

This building was built in 1892-1905 and is one of Copenhagen's most historical buildings. To visit the city hall is free, but please note that there are about 300 steps to the balcony of the Town Hall Tower and no elevator.

Location: 5-minute walk from Copenhagen Central Station.
Price: $

 

Amalienborg slot

The beautiful castle of Amalienborg. Take a stroll in the courtyard and see our Royal Life Guards on duty or visit the museum for historic information about the castle and the royal family in Denmark.

Location: 10-minute walk from metro station Kongens Nytorv.
Price: Free access to the courtyard, but tickets needed for the museum tour.

 

Copenhagen Zoo

One of the best zoos in Europe, worth a visit. The park is huge and offers both pandas and lions, but also goats you can visit and pet. You can also go up in the Zoo Tower for a beautiful view over Copenhagen.

Location: 20-minute bus ride from Copenhagen Central Station with bus 7A.
Price: $$

 

Distortion 29.  May – 2. June

Distortion is a street festival in Copenhagen. There will be music at different locations for each day. This festival is very popular for all ages and has a high attendance.

Price: Free access to some concerts on the street but some places only with ticket.