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Ved Kajen

$$ - $$$Seafood, European,
Nyhavn 43, Copenhagen, Denmark
+45 33 16 29 00
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good41%
  • Average27%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish platter” (6 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“herring” (11 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Danish
$$ - $$$
Nyhavn 43, Copenhagen, Denmark
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quite cozy place, and we were fortunate to get a table fast. However it went a bit downhill from there as we had to wait quite a wile for the rest. Do not order the lobster soup, it is not tasty and as thin...More

Thank BusinessTravel2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here twice, once for lunch and once for dinner. We went for lunch mainly because sitting outside in the sunshine with a glass of cold white wine in Nyhavn is actually quite pleasant, even if it is a tourist trap. We had herrings,...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Nyhavn is a perfect place to eat. The food was delicious, we had sea food and a steak, it was really tasty and the neighborhood added a lot of charm.

Thank Elena257
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Recently my husband and I were staying at a hotel near this restaurant and decided to have lunch there. The food was excellent, especially the lobster bisque! It was the best lobster bisque we have ever had! The fish and chips weren't bad either! And...More

Thank Judith G
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Located in the center of Nyhavn on the canal with outdoor seating. The service is good, but not great. The food is excellent and we had 2 very good meals there while on our trip. One person in our party is gluten free and she...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 22 August 2017

One of dozens of restaurants that line the canal at the Nyhavn Port ...Very pleasant atmosphere, good service and a wonderful fish plate for 179 DKK You can get there by various means, but bus 66 from the Train stations drops you off just across...More

Thank Easybob2014
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We didn't have much time and had to find a place for lunch (in a hurry) before setting off to the airport. There are dozens of restaurants lining the canal, spoilt for choice really but which one to choose. Hadn't done any research because we...More

Thank WalesShadwell
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Nice patio in Nyhavn. One of many in the area. The service was very good and the fish and chips were very fresh, The price was pretty high but what tourist restaurant isn't in Copenhagen

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

No cooking going on in this place, just the reheating of canned and frozen ingredients. Avoid this tourist trap.

Thank DenPlettfrie
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This restaurant requires adult supervision. The service was poor, at one point after we finished our waiter had disappeared from the facility for an extended period. Finally we we able to attract another waiter who said our waiter was in the restroom. The door to...More

Thank Odojoe
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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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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