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Nyhavn 47, Copenhagen 1051, Denmark
+45 31 20 27 30
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good46%
  • Average6%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible18%
21 Jan 2018
“Good food and service in Nyhavn region, Copenhagen”
14 Jun 2014
“Can't understand the poor reviews”
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Italian, Mediterranean
Nyhavn 47, Copenhagen 1051, Denmark
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

The Nyhavn region has lots of restaurants to choose from and most are within the same price range. L'Olivo had good food and wasn't too expensive (for Denmark pricing standards). The food was very good and didn't take to long to be served. The staff...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2014

I visited Copenhagen for the first time this April. This restaurant was among many in Nyhavn just round the corner from my hotel. I found the staff very welcoming and their suggestion of a medley of Smorrebrod perfect. It's cosy and candlelit inside with a...More

Thank Iceyu
Reviewed May 20, 2013 via mobile

Had a nice big open sandwich here. And if you sit by the window it's a lovely view. We asked the waitress for the bill at the end and she said yes I'll just be a minute. We waited about 20 minutes (out of politeness...More

Thank FairyClairy87
Reviewed June 27, 2012

Very rude waiter just threw menus down in front of us when we arrived, along with some cutlery that comes in a packet. Waitress wouldn't accept a 1000 dkk note (the bill was just under 500). Also we went inside to pay after a while...More

1  Thank Trojo22
Reviewed November 8, 2011

Everything went smoothly, service was excellent and food really good. Especially pastas were pure italian class. Well worth visit, we liked it and would come back next time!!

Thank zizou6969
Reviewed September 5, 2011

We visited this restaurant in passing and were given an excellent seat in the window overlooking the canal. Unfortunately that is where the enjoyment ended. I don't often write bad reviews, but this restaurant has little positives. The food was burnt and my pasta had...More

Thank oceanangel26
Reviewed July 4, 2011

We ended up just because most the restaurants by the canal were flooded. Food was just overpriced.170 DKK ( £22) for pasta? Environment was below average. The guy who served us tried his best but not enough.

Thank brainlnvader
Reviewed May 29, 2011

The staff were great fun. A Sicilian and an Italian/Spanish/Ecuadorian Indian. I did not press the point. The food was typical Italian and the wine very good and reasonable. Not the best Italian restaurant I have ever been to, but this is Denmark, not Italy,...More

1  Thank JerseyBean55
Reviewed July 1, 2010

We stumbled by accident across L'Olivo, which is located on the second (American - first European) floor above a cafe on Nyhavn (a district of local and long distance tourists) and were pleasnatly surprised to find 'home cooked' traditional italian cuisine. Neither the restaurant nor...More

Thank 22club58
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  • Address: Nyhavn 47, Copenhagen 1051, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighbourhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 31 20 27 30
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