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Nyhavns Faergekro

€€ - €€€European, ,
Nyhavn 5, Copenhagen 1051, Denmark
+45 33 15 15 88
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good52%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“herring” (100 reviews)
“potatoes” (19 reviews)
“meatballs” (12 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Danish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Nyhavn 5, Copenhagen 1051, Denmark
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1 - 10 of 310 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great location and service was quick . However we only wanted a cake and coffee and were made to feel a bit awkward, Cake was two small Danish pastries- not really worth money

Thank jebuc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were 13 people who had booked many weeks in advance. When we got our food there were two portions missing. Two in the traveling group got their food 40 minutes after the others, even though we asked several times. The food did not taste...More

Thank Espen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Typical place in a touristic district where you can eat some of special and typical danish dishes for a good price ! The herrings are very good and you have to try Christmas Aquavit (a bit strong). Good and quiet place.

Thank TrinityFrance
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for dinner without booking on a Thursday evening. Our first course was fantastic, herring served 5 different ways . . . it was delicious! The main course was traditional pork rashers, however they had been over-cooked for our taste and were very difficult/hard...More

Thank paulwithcheryl
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

As a Dane I must say to find a restaurant in this price range in Nyhavn one of the most beautiful streets in Copenhagen came as a huge surprise. We booked a table for 8.30pm on a tue evening due to the classic they had...More

Thank Viking77London
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Dined here for lunch after dining at another restaurant in Nyhavn for dinner the previous night. Both were good but this place was a bit better. Great waterfront location with dining indoors and outdoor for people watching. Lunch menu has a wide selection of individual...More

Thank CTManny
Reviewed 19 August 2017

For our first night in Copenhagen, we selected a restaurant near our hotel on the Nyhavn canal. The Nyhavns Faergekro had a good TripAdvisor rating and a menu that offered a large selection of fish and meats. It was a Wednesday evening and the menu...More

Thank DaveHMaryland
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were looking for lunch and found it. Took a while, and the other eateries didn't impress. The smorrebrod with roast beef was great, really enjoyed it. The staff were busy (sunny day) but attentive. Great for resting and observing the people.

Thank neumanth
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Located right next to the Nyhavn boat tour stop: being the typical tourist, my mum and I decided to have lunch here after finishing our canal tour of Nyhavn. Thanks to the location, the view from the tables outside is terrific!! We came around 11.00...More

Thank Sonia-dahae
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Since Nyhavn is a nice place to sit and watch all kind of people go by, we decided to go for dinner at this place. The waitresses are a bit slow, but very friendly! The main dishes are fair in quality and price (the salmon...More

Thank FlipperFlap
Nearby
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Danish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nyhavn 5, Copenhagen 1051, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighbourhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 33 15 15 88
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Description
Restaurant Nyhavns Faergekro has maintained the charming and maritime Nyhavn atmosphere. Every day the restaurant offers freshly made 'smorrebrod' the famous Danish open faced sandwiches, as well as a herring buffet with more than 10 homemade, herring specialties. Guests can also chose between 20 different homemade aquavits, brewed with handpicked berries and herbs like St John's Wort, yarrow and woodruff. The evening menu consists of simple and traditional dishes made from the best produce in season as well as a selection of desserts.
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