Lagoni & Co.

Pick whatever you like at Lagoni & Co. in Østerbro – Carl Lagoni grew up around coffee and opening this neighborhood café just steps from the lakes was a dream come true


7-course menu at Yaffa in City Center – This nomadic kitchen is bringing modern Mediterranean cuisine to Copenhagen’s historic Gråbrødretorv

Halla Halla

Two bowl combos at Halla Halla in Christianshavn – Politiken awarded this Middle Eastern-inspired spot five hearts and savored every single bite


8-course menu at Dolores – Former fine dining chef Oliver Lerche brings a taste of San Francisco's Mission District to Carlsberg Byen

To Øl

Pick whatever you like at To Øl City in Svinninge – Stock up on beers for the whole summer and hang out in the beer garden at this world-renowned brewery

Lille Fugl

Pick whatever you like at Lille Fugl – Flere Fugle’s sister in City Center won Café of the Year two weeks ago, and it’s about to be one of the hottest spots of the summer


7-course menu at Holly in Vesterbro – Renowned restaurateurs with decades of experience have created a place where young up-and-coming chefs really shine


Pick whatever you like at Paradiso in Nørrebro – A sunny must-visit spot that feels like a slice of Italian heaven with Venetian-inspired small plates, wine, cocktails, and more


Fish and chips + any drink at Hooked in City Center – The newest location from the uncrowned champions of fish and chips served in hip, casual settings

The Barking Dog

Pick whatever you like at The Barking Dog in Nørrebro – Highlighted by The World’s 50 Best and celebrating 12 years of invigorating the Copenhagen bar scene


5-course menu at Lola – A Michelin-recommended restaurant in an idyllic corner of Christianshavn serving innovative dishes with influences from around the world


Pick any two draft beers at Ølhaven – Hidden just a stone’s throw from Kongens Nytorv is a secret new oasis with Japandi vibes and Denmark’s best microbrews on tap


3-course menu at Janice in Vesterbro – The culinary magic taking place in this tiny, personality-packed restaurant earned 5 stars in Berlingske and 5 hearts in Politiken


Pick whatever you like at KALA in Nørrebro – A rare gem near the lakes where the food and drinks truly taste as good as they look


Pick whatever you like at Roots in Østerbro, Sydhavnen, and Hellerup – These wine bars serve stellar food and supply wines to the city’s top restaurants


Pick any combo at Jagger, Otto, or Ritta – Get unbeatable burgers, Neapolitan pizzas, and South Asian curries from Copenhagen’s quintessential fast-casual spots

Kargo Apartment

10 servings at Kargo Apartment in Frederiksberg – Previously a private dining concept, this sought-after dinner experience is now open to everyone


Pick any two smørrebrød at Ripotot – A petite oasis in the center of the city serving Danish smørrebrød with refined French twists


6-course menu at Vilter – This wild card on a side street in Vesterbro has been recommended by Politiken as a new restaurant that’s not to be missed


Pick any two popsicles at OLUFs in Østerbro – The season for enjoying these Italian-inspired gelatos and sorbets is finally here, and they taste like ‘happiness on a stick’


5-course menu at 3100 in Vesterbro – One of the city’s smallest, most personal restaurants is serving up vegetable-forward fare and redefining what a good meal is

Wild Horses

Pick whatever you like at Wild Horses – A stand-out café in Sydhavnen with an awesome Aussie approach to coffee and craveable eats


10 servings at Dumpo – This hip restaurant on Sønder Boulevard constantly creates cool new flavor combinations and keeps everyone coming back for more

Rødder & Vin

Pick whatever you like at Rødder & Vin Boutique in Nørrebro – Buy incredible bottles of wine from one of the best importers in the business and enjoy them on the spot, at home, or lakeside at Dronning Louises Bro


3-course menu + snacks at Fasangården – Today, this stunning restaurant hidden away in Frederiksberg Gardens opens its doors for the new season

House of Machines

Pick whatever you like at The House of Machines in Vesterbro – Named Best New Cocktail Bar in Denmark at the 2024 Bartender’s Choice Awards

Den Vandrette

Pick whatever you like at Den Vandrette in City Center – Copenhagen’s quintessential wine bar is celebrating ten years of leading the way in the low-intervention wine scene


Pick any two smørrebrød at Lola in Christianshavn – The Michelin-recommended restaurant that reimagines Danish classics with influences from around the world

Dry & Bitter

Pick whatever you like at the Dry & Bitter pop-up shops in Islands Brygge and Vesterbro – Fill up your fridge with cans of world-class, freshly brewed beer


3 snacks + 3-course menu at Grimal in Vesterbro – The must-visit sister restaurant to Polly and Frank that masterfully combines high-quality classical cooking with low-key vibes


Pick whatever you like at Rondo in Nørrebro – With mentions in The Washington Post, BBC, Vogue, and more, the world agrees this bakery is one of Copenhagen’s very best


6 bottles of kombucha from Folk in Kødbyen – The Nordic kombucha that’s been declared an all-time favorite by David Zilber and British Vogue


Pick whatever you like for brunch at Venner – Two former Kadeau chefs are creating a buzz with this must-try brunch spot in City Center

Nusa Café

Pick whatever you like at Nusa Café – The ultra-hyped sportswear brand energizing communities around the world has opened a café in the heart of Copenhagen


6-course menu at Østeria – This eclectic restaurant is redefining both the Italian osteria and the Østerbro vibe

Sans Souci

Pick whatever you like at Sans Souci Wine Bar – With a brand-new bar and chef Christoffer Brink leading the kitchen, this Frederiksberg institution is as spirited as ever

Pastor Tacos

Four tacos + guacamole at Pastor Tacos – A short trip to this festive spot in Amager will transport you to the taquerías of Mexico


3-course lunch menu at Lago in Nørrebro – Inspired by his time at Blue Hill at Stone Barns and Geist, chef Pelle Drews creates bold flavors at this laid-back lakeside restaurant

Eden Jaxx

Pick any burger combo + lemonade at Eden Jaxx in Vesterbro, Østerbro, and inside ILLUM – One of the best burgers in the city happens to be meat-free

Bottega Estadio

7-course menu at Bottega Estadio in Østerbro – The guys behind Bottega Barlie and Pluto teamed up to create this gastronomic hotspot in a cool, stadium-side location


Pick whatever you like at Neighbourhood on Jægersborggade – After their recent revamp, this popular pizza place is now a killer craft beer bar, too


Fried chicken sandwich with fries + drink at Venner in City Center – These former Kadeau chefs have mastered brunch, now they’re bursting onto the sandwich scene


4-course menu at Partagé – A young power trio is writing its own rules with a new French-inspired restaurant in City Center


Pick whatever you like at GAO in Østerbro – Slinging Hong Kong-inspired eats since 2016 and still a steaming hot dumpling destination

Omada Wine & Deli

Pick whatever you like at Omada Wine & Deli – Head to Østerbro for an epic selection of natural wines and start ‘drinking ahead of the hype’

Bistro RK

5-course menu at Bistro RK in Nørrebro – Two former Michelin chefs are taking French bistro cuisine to new heights and earn five stars in Berlingske


Pick whatever you like at Gamma Brewing Co. in Herlev and Aarhus – Take a walk around the tanks, have a tasting flight, and grab cans to go from this hyped hop-forward brewery

Falafel Factory

Pick any pita combo at Falafel Factory in Nørrebro – Hot off the presses, Weekendavisen just declared these pitas the best takeaway of 2023


Two Pork or Veggie Gyro Combos at Yeerro – Former Iluka sous chef gets big-ups for his gyro bar in City Center

Gaarden & Gaden

6-course menu at Gaarden & Gaden in Nørrebro – The world-renowned natural wine bar that serendipitously became a sensational restaurant

Killer Kebab

Two kebab or falafel kombos at Killer Kebab on Rantzausgade – One-of-a-kind ‘Kopenhagen-style’ kebab with 6 out of 6 stars in Berlingske

Italo Caffé

Pick any panini + fresh lemonade at Italo Caffé on Værnedamsvej – These sandwiches are world-famous, and for good reason


5-course menu at Caronte – The team behind Rufino Osteria has opened a lively new restaurant in Carlsberg Byen with refined Italian cuisine


Pick any two pizzas at Behov in Nordvest and Vesterbro – After pushing pizza for almost 8 years, they’re still in the premier league


8-course menu at Safari in Nørrebro – This hip restaurant has been buzzing since the day it opened, and it’s still one of the city’s most popular spots years later


8-course menu at Yaffa in City Center – They’ve brought new life to the Gråbrødretorv food scene with a modern take on Middle Eastern cuisine


Pick any two flatbreads + two soft drinks at Phago in Nørrebro, City Center, and Østerbro – Feel-good Mediterranean food meant to be shared with friends


Two smørrebrød and a dessert at Judie – Their ingenious twists on traditional smørrebrød are making waves in Nyhavn, earning 5 stars in Berlingske and 5 hearts in Politiken


Pick whatever you like at Granola on Værnedamsvej – Some would say this beloved all-day bistro hasn’t changed a bit, and that’s the best part

Central Hotel

1-night stay with breakfast for two at Central Hotel & Café on Tullinsgade – The world’s smallest hotel makes a big impression with features in The New York Times and Condé Nast

Italo Thai

5-course menu at Italo Thai on Værnedamsvej – An Italian trattoria that writes its own rules when it comes to restaurant culture

To Øl Brewing

Pick whatever you like at To Øl – Stock up for the holidays at BRUS bottle shop in Nørrebro or To Øl City in Svinninge, drink a few beers at BRUS bar, or do both!


Pick whatever you like at Anh’s Spiseri og Takeaway in Vesterbro – Twenty years of cooking up Vietnamese food for the flavor fanatics of Copenhagen


Pick whatever you like at Fovl – The first in the flock of bakeries and eateries that kick-started Nordvest’s crop of cool spots


Pick any gyros combo at Strangas in city center – The guy who went from being a fine dining pastry chef to serving seriously good Greek street food


Pick any draft beer + pizza slice at ÅBEN in Copenhagen Airport – Live it up landside with awesome brews and American-style deep pan pizza


Pick whatever you like at LÚA – Nourishing noodle soups and imaginative mooncakes made from scratch at this Vietnamese oasis in City Center


Pick whatever you like at Leafs – Nørrebro favorite opens new spot nearby with everything from Szechuan chicken to mushroom toasts and unconventional cocktails


Pick any sandwich + homemade drink at Abrikos in City Center – This sandwich shop steals the show with handcrafted classics and unbeatable bread

Flere Fugle

Pick whatever you like at Flere Fugle – The eclectic bakery, bar, and eatery that draws everyone to Nordvest


5-course sharing menu at Casamadre in Nørrebro – Fine Nordic ingredients meet comforting Italian cooking at this ‘home away from home’


Two pizzas at Juli in Nørrebro – Four friends earn six hearts in Politiken for bold flavors and cool combinations