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Cap Horn

$$ - $$$, , European
Nyhavn 21, Copenhagen 1052, Denmark
+45 33 12 85 04
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good52%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Pub, Gastropub, European, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nyhavn 21, Copenhagen 1052, Denmark
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went to this restaurant with my office colleague for dinner. The food and atmosphere was very good. Lot of local people. Highly recommended.

Thank Arun K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of our favorite restaurants in Nyhavn, even if it's tourists all over the Danish go here aswell, great food, drinks and nice atmosphere. The best fish!

Thank Annelie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I know the guide books want to steer you to chef-driven eateries, but us tourists want to eat on the canal! This restaurant was a great choice in Nyhavn, and you could watch the canal and cobblestone-strollers from your table under heat-lamps, if necessary in...More

1  Thank LM4U2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first stop for lunch on arriving in Copenhagen and was a great introduction to the food of Denmark. We stopped by for a light meal so we ordered the herring which came on rye bread with a nice sauce. Also enjoyed the...More

Thank wzmercer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a massive choice for vegetarians and vegans but the quinoa salad I had was lovely. Friendly staff in a top location. I love sitting outside watching the world go by. They have heaters and blankets for the colder days.

Thank LaurAvanzo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we arrived by the end of opening hours, we have been served well. Good beer selection, large food menu and the food was of great quality. Prices as expected on the most visited street of CPH. You need to choose wisely on Nyhavn street,...More

Thank Stepan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is amazing and very reasonably priced, and includes both traditional Danish food as well as more international options for those not interested in matching the destination with the food. For lunch, go with the smorbrod, for dinner, the current offering of the chef's three...More

Thank Jorge C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined at Nyhavn 3 times in the last few days. Cap Horn was a very nice surprise. Seating both inside and outside, as with most restaurants on the canal. The same smorrebrod variety plate as with others nearby. We also tried a plate of...More

Thank CTManny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very nice. Fish is fresh, people are nice and that is not too expensive. It might be interresting to do a reservation because there are a lot of people.

Thank 857so
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was here last year and wanted to tried the local seafood. I ordered a cod and vegetables and it was delicious! Plus the view on the Nihavn is spectacular! I recommend it

Thank carmenstaiano
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

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Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
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09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nyhavn 21, Copenhagen 1052, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighbourhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 33 12 85 04
  • E-mail
You will find Cap Horn a short walk down the cobblestone street of the charming quay, Nyhavn. Every day Cap Horn's chefs prepare dishes based on the seasonal offerings of fresh produce. Cap Horn prefers to use organic produce and all of the ingredients are carefully selected with a focus on quality and with consideration for our climate.
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