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Skovshoved Kro

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Scandinavian, Danish, European
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Strandvejen 267, Charlottenlund 2920, Denmark
+45 39 90 58 11
12:00 - 02:00
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

set north of Copenhagen it is out of the way but serves very good pub food with authentic traditional Danish fare with outside eating or hyggelig atmosphere inside.

Thank Danesuzie
Solihull, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

I recently stayed at the hotel on business. The staff were extremely friendly and welcoming and the hotel has a nice feel to it. I would say it is more of a boutique hotel and it is a pleasant change from the normal chain hotels. The hotel is in a great location and only a short stroll away from the... More 

Thank Meat Y
Copenhagen, Denmark
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372 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Super charming, good food at decent prices. There is a pool table that dominates one of the dining rooms, and I can't really see how that works with eating patrons around, but no one was playing the night we were there. Some acoustic issues when it gets crowded but not too bad. Parking near by next to the hotel -... More 

Thank Adele H
Oslo, Norway
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89 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

Our family visited during holidays. Being 4 adults interested in good food we were pleasantly surprised. The portions were big, but well done. All the food was well-presented and tasty. Prices were good for quality and Denmark. Big portions, so starter and dessert not neccessary.

Thank Jan Fredrik T
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015

Located next to the famous Strandvejen, north of Copenhagen, this restaurant is worth a visit. Cosy surroundings, great food, very friendly and knowledgeable staff explaining the ingredients. Nice experience.

Thank Per Arne S
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

A Kro is like a tavern, inn or bistro - low key - not pretentious but honest food and great service. I have been here on numerous occasions and the food is always prepared excellently. You will not find fancy little dishes but well made dishes often with game, fish or traditional danish cuisine.

Thank Greatdane07
Holte, Denmark
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2015

You have to know a thing or two about Danish restaurant culture to appreciate this place 100% Danish food is simple, consists of fresh raw materials, and is a combination of bread, vegetables, fish, cheese, etc. - at least for lunch. At this inn you are in a historic setting - af few hundred years older than the United States... More 

Thank supertraveller_dk
Charlottenlund, Denmark
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38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

If you want to be with the locals, thentry out this place. Good local dishes (try stegt flæsk medpersillesovs) and eat like a true Dane! Its good value and great ambiance!

Thank tahrenki
Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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64 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2014

We go to the kro often and usually have a good time but our recent visit last Friday promoted this review. The Christmas buffet at 315kr Per person was very expensive for what we got. We knew it would be crowded but the tables and chairs were so tightly packed that we had difficulty moving around. I will go back... More 

Thank Cirque_du_s0leil
Copenhagen, Denmark
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96 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2014

The food here is not worth travelling for especially not as Skovshoved Hotel Restaurant next door serves gourmet food ( slightly more formal though ). But what Skovshoved Kro lacks in the kitchen it makes up for in atmosphere. The place is normally packed with locals and the place it self is really quite charming but go there for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$29
Scandinavian, Danish, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strandvejen 267, Charlottenlund 2920, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen Region  >  Gentofte Municipality  >  Charlottenlund
  • Phone Number: +45 39 90 58 11

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