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Coffee First

Gammel Kongevej 1, Copenhagen 1610, Denmark
+45 33 25 05 22
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“iced latte” (3 reviews)
“cake” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian
$$ - $$$
Gammel Kongevej 1, Copenhagen 1610, Denmark
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This was perhaps the only place in Copenhagen where we actually felt welcome - all of the other places acted like they were merely tolerating our presence. Thank you, Coffee First! We liked it so much we went out of our way to visit a...More

Thank 599Angela
Reviewed 5 September 2017

its not my first time here and I'm always leaving this place with a good aftertaste in my mouth :-) although it can get really busy at times its worth waiting. the high quality here is well maintained

Thank Marlin D
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

If you are used to good coffee (if you are from Australia you know nothing else) then this is the first and only coffee place you need to know about. Delivers a perfect coffee and the croissants are excellent out the oven too. Look no...More

2  Thank Mark B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I can recommend this cafe for anyone looking for a good cake to go with your coffee, and there is also free wifi.

Thank Johan P
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Came back several times for the coffee - try the iced latte with oatmeal milk. Service is nice and very friendly

Thank Campbell B
Reviewed 26 April 2017

As a frequent customer at Coffee First, I am impressed by the consistently high quality of the coffee and the friendliness of the staff. It is clear that the staff know a lot about coffee and take pride in their work. This is probably the...More

Thank AndrewMuir1
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this coffee shop and were so glad we did. Lovely coffee and macaroons. Great service. Would definetely return.

Thank Joella T
Reviewed 1 November 2016

No hipster and no stress, that's why coffee first. A unique coffee shop and probably the oldest in Copenhagen about quality coffee. Good service and also nice to meet mature staff. Too many café and coffee shop only use very young people as staff. I...More

1  Thank Claus K
coffee f, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Thanks for reviewing us! It is the eldest specialty coffee coffee shop in Copenhagen indeed ;-)

Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

It was pretty cold and windy outside so we decided to stop for a coffee in coffee first. I am not a coffee kinda guy so I ordered what they call "orangutang", hot chocolate with chilly and strange as it may sound it was delicious!...More

1  Thank Marc R
coffee f, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Thank you so much for reviewing us! As something new we're now also offering to our customers lactose free small hot chocolate with orange flavor ;-)

Reviewed 4 October 2016

Great, airy atmosphere with very decent coffee. Only suggestion: could use a bit more attention to aesthetics. Cortado was first rate but no "latte art" - just integrated milk like a Spanish cafe con lèche. Americano was also delicious (great beans here) but no espresso...More

Thank ecume d
Coffee F, Manager at Coffee First, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi, we're so happy you appreciated our coffee! We need to clarify 2 things that you obviosly misunderstood: About the Americano- we're removing the crema for the Americano on purpose, so we reach cleaner taste. We think it should taste as a strong pour over....More

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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24 August 2017|
Response from coffee f | Property representative |
No, We're open every day! If case that we will need to close suddenly for some reason, it will be announced on Facebook. It takes up to 5 days for Trip advisor to make any changes, on Facebook we can change the information... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian
Breakfast, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gammel Kongevej 1, Copenhagen 1610, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighbourhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 33 25 05 22
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We're open Mon-Fri 7:30-20:00 Sat-Sun 9:30-18:00 Welcome to Coffee First where you can get great Estate coffee; breakfast and even cocktail
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