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Geist

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Neighbourhood:
Indre By (Inner City)
European, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
As featured in A Foodie's Guide to CPH
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Kongens Nytorv 8, Copenhagen 1050, Denmark
+45(0)3313 3713
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18:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 01:00
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Tonsberg, Norway
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ecological beer was very good. The food was absolutely disgusting.. Do not eat here. Baaakh.... Brrr.. Tried 4 different dishes, everything sucked.. Hire chefs

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Thank kenny269
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of our best restaurant experiences to date... Lounge area is nice and quiet, the food spectacular and great service... Loved everything about it !

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Thank Ulla K
Edinburgh
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As self-confessed foodies, we have a few statements to make about this place: The food here is world class. The service is personable and unobtrusive. The bar staff are friendly and skilled. The decor is tasteful. We loved it here; it absolutely made our trip to Copenhagen. Miss it, miss out.

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1 Thank AngelaMacnamara
Stockholm
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64 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It started good in the bar with Gustavo, the brazilian waiter who was very nice. But then we got the table..... Food here is extremely expensive for what you get - the white aspargus with truffelsauce we had to send out because the was not one chance of truffle in the sauce - the rest of the food also very... More 

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Thank LarsStockholm
Malmo, Sweden
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best restaurants id Copenhagen. Great flavors and very good service. We sat at the bar which made it possible to see the chefs preparing the food. Will deinitely go back.

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Thank kar0linacz
Guatemala
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with high hopes per recommendation of a Danish friend. The table was not ready despite making a reservation ahead of time. But once we sat at the table and ordered the first course took 45 minutes to arrive and th second an hour and thirty minutes. While the food was ok (nothing special), th wait was not worth... More 

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Thank Atlacatl
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very much looking forward to visiting this restaurant due to its chef's reputation and the impression of cosy atmosphere related by some of the friends who went there. We booked a table for 4, but when we arrived we were seated around the corner of the kitchen bar counter. The persons seating farthest on each side could not... More 

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Thank Kristeeg16
Reigate, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were referred to Geist by our hotel nearby with a strong recommendation we reserve a table at the bar like set up around the cooking area. Absolutely the best recommendation we have taken up - it was fasciniating to watch how the 9 chefs managed to turn out such amazing creations so fast and with falir and yet so... More 

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1 Thank Stephen S
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I visited Geist together with my two really good friends, and started the evening having a good time and was at the restaurant 15 minutes before to enjoy a drink, but then the waiting time from there started with half an hour to wait for our table, when we finally was presented our table they forgot that we were 3... More 

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Thank HelenaClaireBF
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We booked Geist on a recommendation and were not disappointed. Selection of foods was brilliant as were the cocktails. The desserts were a particular highlight so keep some room! The music is really loud which was fine by us but worth knowing incase you prefer a quiter ambiance! We sat at the "food bar" overlooking the open kitchen which was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 01:00
Monday
18:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 01:00
Thursday
18:00 - 01:00
Friday
18:00 - 01:00
Saturday
18:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kongens Nytorv 8, Copenhagen 1050, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighbourhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45(0)3313 3713

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Indre By (Inner City)

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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 neighborhoods, are alive all year round with everything from jazz festivals to outdoor ice skating rinks and parachuting at the lakes right in the center of the city. This compact area boasts beautiful old castles, tranquil parks, and bustling squares where you can always find a bench to stretch out your legs whenever you need a break.
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