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Ved Kajen

$$ - $$$Seafood, European,
Nyhavn 43, Copenhagen, Denmark
+45 33 16 29 00
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  • Very good42%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Danish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nyhavn 43, Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a long day out at the Tivoli Gardens on Friday and needed somewhere to have a meal late on in the evening. Got sat down and we both felt thar the ‘all you can eat’ buffet fitted the bill for our hungry selves. We...More

Thank chrisi105
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Best mulled wine ever!!! Also I loved the blankets placed on each chair, they were soooooo useful In the cold and windy afternoon☝🏻🙂 but the toilet was a bit disgusting

Thank Global478051
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We'd just been on the one hour boat trip around Copenhagen which was lovely, but there was cold nip n the air and drizzle was threatening. What we needed was a cosy-looking quayside restaurant who would serve us quickly, liberally, and with some nice beers...More

Thank paulmZ4953EU
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Our group of 5 had an excellent leisurely meal here on a Saturday lunchtime. All the food was fresh and well prepared. Staff were busy but still attentive. Would recommend.

Thank GordonW57
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We ate here one evening and ordered the all you can eat buffet. The salad bar was the best part. The meats and chicken and salmon plus vegetables were not. One choice was overcooked beef liver. The salmon had a strong fish taste. The chicken...More

Thank MokoPeoria_IL
Reviewed September 22, 2018

The sun was shining and it was nice to have breakfast/brunch outside. Let's say we didn't leave hungry as the food was more than we could eat. Friendly service and rather good food for a reasonable price.

Thank fudgbug
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Placed in the famous Nyhavn area, it was a beautiful sunny day so think that makes a big difference- would not me much fun sitting here people watching in the rain and wind. Busy sidewalk so great to watch Service was fast - but only...More

Thank ArwelW
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Pretty good venue along the very busy Nyhavn strip. Good selection of Danish lunch options and drinks in a sidewalk setting with the beautiful backdrop of the boats in the harbour. Local beers and wine on offer and pretty good service. Price on a par...More

Thank Hinanospider
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We stopped for a beer and were treated very well. Ice cold beer, great service and terrific people watching.

Thank Chopstick224
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Horrific service and disgusting drinks. We were made to feel very unwelcome, bought drinks we didn’t even order and offer absolutely no sympathy when drinks delivered were not up to scratch. Even the waiter agreed that the ‘Hugo’ was undrinkable but offered no refund, explaining...More

Thank FLB1656
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
venues of the inner city and its surrounding
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Danish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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Ved Kajen is a cosy, original Nyhavn restaurant. It has a classic and charming atmosphere and appeals to a lot of guests. Which visit us for both breakfast, lunch and dinner, or just for a drink while enjoying the view of the old harbour. Lunch menu is full of classic authentic courses giving you the Nyhavn feeling. Dinner menu has both a la carte, and our Grill buffet and salat bar.
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