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Sams Bar

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Address: Oestergade 17, Copenhagen 1100, Denmark
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+45 33 14 95 18
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China Box - Good choice for quick and ready to go kind of food.

This review is for the china box counter which you see before entering the bar. IF you are visiting Stroget street for shopping and hungry in need of quick food to fill your... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
amolbhonsle
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Pune, India
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Pune, India
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is for the china box counter which you see before entering the bar. IF you are visiting Stroget street for shopping and hungry in need of quick food to fill your stomach, then this is a good option. China box comes in 3 choices, small , medium and Big which are 3 , 4 or 5 dishes placed... More 

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Thank amolbhonsle
County Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We ended up here on our first night out in Copenhagen and loved it. There was a real mix of people, karaoke which everybody was having a go at and you could smoke inside. It's pretty small and nothing fancy but great fun and the bar woman (I think her name was Annie) was really lovely and helpful. Would love... More 

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Thank _michelle_ruddy3
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

It is a typical small bar that had a small smoking room attached. They had karaoke set up but nobody really went near it. We were there quite early in the day but we got a bad vibe off of this place. It didn't seem very friendly at all.

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Thank Katie S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We bought 50 kronor take away chinese box. Delicious. Easy and good. Take your box and go to enjoy it somewhere.

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Thank 232villem
Singapore, Singapore
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169 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

FYI: We did not enter the bar, we only had the Chinese Box takeout and ate out outside. We had the vegetarian fried rice, mixed vegetables and curry fried chicken. It costs 35dkk as it's the smallest one and it's enough to fill up one person if you are not too hungry! The food is authentic and the rice is... More 

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Thank han l
Folkestone, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Complete rubbish. They let teenagers in at the door and far too smokey for anyone to enjoy (all of our party were smokers). Do not go here.

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Thank madeleined2
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We visited this karaoke bar a Monday night when everything else had closed and had a great time. Only three stars because of the terrible smoke in the air. You just had to go out and breathe every now and then.

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Thank Kristina M
Copenhagen, Denmark
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

First of all, this is a bar that (like many other bars in CPH) allows smoking inside, so you're gonna have to wash everything the next day if you're a non-smoker. Your hair, your clothes - even your underwear is going to be stinky and disgusting. Some of the staff are nice while some look like they've never smiled their... More 

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Thank Lise M
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Having visited karaoke bars the world over, I would have to say that this is one of THE most fun pubs in the world. Some people can properly sing (the bar staff are amazing!), others just go up for the giggles. The atmosphere is so realxed and everyone just has a laugh. Do not expect a fancy place. It certainly... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

After a good dinner with great friends and lots of wine, we through it was time to go sinning. What a terrible place Sams bar is. The door man is grumpy, you need to pay a fee for entrance, smoking is allowed, draft beers are flat and the song we ordered to sing never came on. Will never go again

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