Taste of Copenhagen
Collected by Ann Shields, AFAR Staff
Sankt Peders Stræde 24A, 1453 København, Denmark
Noma, consistently ranked as one of the world’s best restaurants, closed in 2016, but its impact on dining in Copenhagen has been profound. Many chefs who worked there have since launched their own restaurants, including two who opened Bror....
Værnedamsvej 5, 1819 Frederiksberg, Denmark
Sitting in Copenhagen’s prettiest café you could almost think you’re on Paris’s Left Bank. The menu, however, is packed full of delicious Nordic flavors, from Icelandic yogurt with honey to dense Danish rye bread. This spot can be mobbed on...
Øster Farimagsgade 10, 2100 København, Denmark
A visit to Denmark must include trying the country's famous, impossible-to-pronounce open-faced sandwich, smørrebrød (I'm fairly certain that only native Danish speakers can pronounce it properly -"SMUHR-bruth"). Smørrebrød translates to "buttered...
Kronprinsensgade 5, 1114 København, Denmark
This tiny tea store opened in 1835 and everyone should pop in, if only to appreciate the wonderful aromas. Then, go down the side alley, through the door, and up the stairs to the pretty tearoom for an afternoon scone or a slice of cake.
Frederiksborggade 21, 1360 København, Denmark
Foodies, rejoice. Torvehallerne is a one-stop shop for several meals, snacks, and gourmet groceries or gastronomical gifts. It's an airy, light-filled building with all kinds of purveyors, from fantastic coffee shops, chefs cooking fresh pasta and...