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Geist

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Neighbourhood:
Indre By (Inner City)
European, Scandinavian, Danish
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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Oslo, Norway
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When there for dinner, fantastic place to go, nice bar, super service and excellent food, eat in the "kitchen" se the chef prepare your food, one of the best atmosphere in Copenhagen

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Thank Tommy B
New York City, New York
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Geist as our first stop on our culinary tour of Copenhagen. The restaurant is set back from the street, and has nice dimly lit entrance. We were greeted nicely, and checked our coats. We were seated promptly. The recommendation from the staff was to have three to four dishes each. We were happy that we settled on... More 

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Søborg
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176 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Third time here. Sampled across the menu...see the pictures. Great stuff, tight, elegant and very tasty servings. A lot of vegetarian options.

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Thank Bregenholt99
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here with a larger group and had a pre-selected menu. It was lovely from start to end. Food was tasty and presented in a fancy way. The place is rather casual, and the menu was contemporary chic. A bit pricey, but worth a visit with friends for the athmosphere and also for the food.

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TCI
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153 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The savory dishes we ordered were interesting and really tasty. However, the portion sizes were very small (and none of our party of 4 are big quantity eaters) and terribly expensive for what they were. The wine was very expensive too. We were all really excited by the dessert menu but all 3 that our party tried were disappointing. Such... More 

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New York City, New York
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to be honest, I only went here because it was featured on one of my favorite "housewife" reality shows (I know, I know, so lame) but wow, what a great choice, Ladies! The food was really out of our "comfort zone", which was good- who wants to go to another country and eat what you would at home??!... More 

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New York City
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's no question that Geist offers spectacular food. The caviar over avocado "carpaccio" in particular was amazing to look at and eat. The dining room was lively and friendly, if a bit loud for us older folk. If I had a quibble, it would be that the young staff wasn't well versed in service (this seemed to be a common... More 

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was undoubtedly the nicest place we ate at in Copenhagen and it was recommended too. Loved the open kitchen area and seating at the bar overlooking it. We had 3 courses each. 5 * for spinach, celeriac, duck, blackberry and salted wasabi cream toffee dishes and 4* for cauliflower (see online menu for description of each dish). Surprise was... More 

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Thank jackiecrackers
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this place by some friends. The place was nice! Ordered the mushroom soup and the pork belly. The soup was very strong in flavour and left me parched. The pork belly also had mushroom which was an overpowering flavour. Food was good but the mushrooms were bit strong and salty tasting.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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287 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Our night out at this restaurant was a positive experience with only minor flaws. We were welcomed by a friendly staff member, and our overcoats placed in the wardrobe. As we were a bit early and one of the company had not arrived, we had a beer at the bar. Later, we were seated comfortably at one of the round... 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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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