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El Porron

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Indre By (Inner City)
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Vendersgade 10, Copenhagen, Denmark
+45 33 93 14 59
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16:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Level Contributor
19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

An affordable and acceptable Spanish restaurant with classic Spanish dishes, good wine and good service. The menu consists of the usual Spanish dishes/tapas: Meat balls, gazpacho, serrano ham, crema catalana etc. The restaurant is located in an excellent spot near the lakes and Nørreport station. The tables are small and the atmosphere relaxed.

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Thank Ingrid F
Tel Aviv, Israel
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51 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

They call it big Tapas but actually are normal size. Some of the dishes were better than others, overall we left on full stomach. Not sure if it was due to the very slow service that we got and the fact that we had many drinks in between the food.... Value for money - there will be no next time... More 

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Thank AneNemro
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Very good tapas. We tried only non-meat options and were not disappointed. Note, however, that the portions are quite big. 2 - 2,5 per person is probably enough.

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Thank Tarreg
Copenhagen, Denmark
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

El Porron serves a menu with lot of small dishes. Some of which does reassemble tapas as I know and love it from Spain, but some of dishes seems far from spain ... Well, service is friendly, albeit somewhat confused. The menu is a bit to expensive. The prices for the cocktails would be okay I guess, if they contained... More 

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Thank Nils B
Dundee, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Excellent meal, great service. Doesn't look much from the outside but well worth a visit if you're in Copenhagen.

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Thank Tomduth
Copenhagen, Denmark
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Cozy little tapas bar just a stone's throw from Nørreport train station was a delight for a lazy Monday evening dinner. We had a deal coupon and found the fixed menu fresh, tasty and filling with a good selection. The house wine was nice with each glass ample in size. Service was great except they do not take credit/debit cards,... More 

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Thank WizardofOzDK
Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 November 2015

The restaurant had a cozy atmosphere but no Spanish music. A waiter was friendly, and also polite, we like him. We had several different tapas. But all of them were not interesting at all, I mean "it was not bad". Additionally, beer was expensive even though it has cheap taste. It is difficult to recommend the restaurant except the waiter.

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Thank コペン子
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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36 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I recommend you go early, its nice because sometimes you get the hole restaurant for your own. I didnt really like the cheese but i loved the meat tapas with chorizillo.

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Thank Jose L
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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127 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is mainly based on Sweet deal customers. When vi visited everything was run in 2 hour cycles. Everybody got the same coupon meal. Food was mediocre and quite tasteless. The rooms was packed like a McDonald's Friday night and staff clearly didn't care about customers experience. After 1 hour and 40 min we tried to order coffe but... More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2015

The food was okay to good but not very interesting. Guitars and the typical decorations your grandmother brings you from Spain are very cliche. I love tapas but there was nothing special or memorable except for the bad decoration.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vendersgade 10, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighbourhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 33 93 14 59
Description
tapas restaurant

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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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