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BENTO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

€€ - €€€Japanese, Asian,
Helgolandsgade 16, Copenhagen 1653, Denmark
+45 88 71 46 46
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bento box” (13 reviews)
“miso soup” (10 reviews)
“sushi” (37 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Helgolandsgade 16, Copenhagen 1653, Denmark
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We ordered tempura Udon and Unary(eel). Unary was great but Udon was so bad. Soup of udon has no taste and shrimp was fried too much. The service was good but all the matter is always food, right?

1  Thank TaekLee
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here with friends recently (party of 12) and we were all super impressed by this little place! We all dine out in Copenhagen frequently, so that's saying something. The service was superb, the food delicious and the price was more than reasonable. Everyone talks...More

Thank hmfrost
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Copenhagen seems to have a sushi restaurant every 20 metres, and most look like they're solely, and soullessly, commercial operations. On the other hand, Bento is a modest little hole in the wall place a few minutes' walk to the west of central station, and...More

Thank NekoNoShipp0
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This cute place close to the main station has a fairly limited offering but is very tasty. My weed had the eel combo and I went for the chicken. Each combo includes miso, potato, fruit, salad and unlimited rice and both were great. Chicken was...More

Thank Martin O
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We wanted to go to Bento but on our first evening overlooked it and ended up going to Buono's which was equally excellent but Italian. We were able to find Bento the second evening and had an excellent experience. The staff is absolutely excellent and...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely staff, excellent food and charming athmosphere. Please forget to think about prices in restaurants in Kopenhagen as all of them are pretty expensive. This one is absolutely worth going inside and being served with quality food.

Thank missjuti
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We have been last year in Copenhagen and last night found this restaurant, unfortunately it was too late for having dinner, so this year We came back and booked a table on first day. Had an amazing dinner in a lovely and cozy restaurant, personal...More

Thank Bernard B
Reviewed 4 February 2017

What a wonderful restaurant! We love Japanese cuisine, particularly Bento boxes! We were lucky to walk in and be seated, as I understand usually you do need to book in advance (it is much quieter in January). However, the little restaurant was nearly to capacity....More

Thank Littlebabecaz
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

On way home looking for fish and chips and stumbled upon this restaurant and gave it a go .Not disappointed the service was fast and friendly .We went for bento box mine was vegetarian husbands was beef.They were both delicious had with noodles rather than...More

Thank ashleighbee2016
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We decided to go to this restaurant in order to try the sushi and we had a lovely meal. The dish a great taste and the best out of all sushi restaurants we have tried so far in Copenhagen. The grilled lamb chops were spectacular....More

Thank Vincenzo C
Inner Vesterbro
This neighbourhood is home to Tivoli Gardens, a world
famous amusement park and beautiful garden always
worth a visit. Just west of Tivoli, you’ll find
Copenhagen Central Station, from where you can reach
just about every part of Denmark within 5 or 6 hours,
or you can reach Copenhagen Airport in less than 15
minutes. Next to the Central Station, you’re in the
middle of “old” Vesterbro, where several cultures and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Helgolandsgade 16, Copenhagen 1653, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Inner Vesterbro
  • Neighbourhood: Inner Vesterbro
  • Phone Number: +45 88 71 46 46
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