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Restaurant Gilleleje Havn

$$ - $$$
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Danish, International
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Havnevej 14, Gilleleje 3250, Denmark
+45 48 30 30 39
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Quebec, Canada
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

A most relaxing lunch. Good service and pleasant food. Location looking out over the inner harbour is pleasant if you can detract from all the fishing paraphernalia that litters the area at the end of the grassed area previously used for drying fishing nets. Some dishes are better value than others so a careful assessment before ordering is essential. The... More 

Thank Hans L
Anchorage, Alaska
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213 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Four of us ate here for dinner and three had fish and chips and I had claims. Excellent!! Fish n chips where also excellent. It was a good thing we had reservations....at 6:00pm and the bar side of the restaurant (more casual dining) filled up about 30 minutes after we arrived. We had great beer and enjoyed have delicious warm... More 

Thank Kathy P
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We were disappointed in our meals. The meals looked promising when presented but it was bland and lacked flavor. Our table ordered a variety of dishes and we were all dissatisfied. I felt bad for the waiter. The restaurant was full and it appeared that there were only two servers. As a result, service was slow. Overpriced, poor food and... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We wanted to have a nice meal to round off the holiday This was a good choice, Excellent view of the harbour Steak bearnaise was very nice, though the aubergines that came with it weren't too popular Open sandwich was quite good too

Thank Tlb61
Bergen, Norway
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant with great seafood. Lovely home made bread. Service was pleasant, but somewhat overly efficient, as it was a busy night. Their moules frittes comes highly recommended, as does the creyfish!

Thank Solvisol
Oslo, Norway
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69 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We had dinner at this restaurant upon arrival in Denmark after having driven from Norway. We had no reservation but had no trouble getting a table inside. The restaurant was clean with traditional interiour and an open kitchen, wich to me is a plus and means that they have nothing to hide hygienic wise. We had fish n'chips and it... More 

Thank Maddawg01
Frederiksberg, Denmark
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275 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We had lunch saturday with friends, fish and chips for three and one fishfillet , sparkling water and 4 cold beers. We sat outside in between the showers, the food was very greasy , chips swimmed in oil, the fish was too much beignet dough, beer was cold like the sparkling water . We did not order anything else. Not... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is where you will find fantastic views over the harbor and the sea as well as lovely food and super friendly service in an almost historic setting. The restaurant was designed in 1976 by the late renowned Danish architect Mogens Lassen, and it remains almost unchanged to this day. Well worth a visit.

Thank Ekkamai
Drammen, Norway
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157 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely ambience, friendly staff, delicious food and perfect location makes this an easy choice for lunch or dinner in Gilleleje. We come back every time both in the restaurant and at the gourmet pub adjacent. Both can be recommended. There is always fresh seafood on the menu as well as smoked, fried and cooked varieties of local produce. They often... More 

Thank EiWiSu
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Our two kids (1 and 3 years) were welcomed in the restaurant. We had lovely bread, lobster, mussels, fish and chips. Accompanied with rhubarb juice, apple juice and cava. Thank you!

Thank Catharina J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$28
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Danish, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Havnevej 14, Gilleleje 3250, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen Region  >  Gribskov Municipality  >  Gilleleje
  • Phone Number: +45 48 30 30 39
Traditional food combined with the desire to experiment.

These are two of the main ingredients in the successful recipe for restaurant Gilleleje Havn, which over the last couple of years has become well-known throughout Scandinavia for its famous rye bread.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?