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Restaurant Groften

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Vesterbrogade 3 | Tivoli, Copenhagen 1620, Denmark
33750675
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  • 82
    Excellent
  • 106
    Very good
  • 43
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Drinks

We came here having eaten elsewhere unfortunately as i wish we had eaten here. We just had drinks but saw what others were ordering and it looked fantastic. Service was freindly and the place had a cosy feel to it. Will be back

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
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Oslo, Norway
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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243 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Oslo, Norway
Top Contributor
152 reviews 152 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We came here having eaten elsewhere unfortunately as i wish we had eaten here. We just had drinks but saw what others were ordering and it looked fantastic. Service was freindly and the place had a cosy feel to it. Will be back

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Limhamn
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Traditions, atmosphere, good service, good food, etc. This is as much Copenhagen as it gets! You will not be diossapointed. And surprisingly good and nice service despite it being Denmark. We were served a "Christmaslunch" which in Denmark is more in a fluid form then sturdy. A plaet with Danish toppings were servced -a s always a pleasure (but someone... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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263 reviews 263 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Is my favorite place to eat in Tivoli and to take visitors after touring the park. Is always busy but you can walk in and get a table really fast. The best thing is that locals go there all the time :-) The food is classic Danish but cooked very well. Go for the Danish choices instead of the International... More 

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East Midlands, United Kingdom
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106 reviews 106 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We arrived to find a queue but the greeter worked it very efficiently finding out table sizes needed and providing reassurance that it would only be a short wait. She even went to the trouble to make sure no one was waiting outside in the cold. Meal was traditional with quick service, very polite staff and very tasty.

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Aarhus, Denmark
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We came 9 persons for Christmas Lunch. Table booked month in advance. On arrival (it was raining like hell) our table was not ready and waitingbar or other waiting area avaiable - so we were directed to the smoking area !!!!!! Finally our table ready - but then a discussion came - if the table was for us or for... More 

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Melvin Village, New Hampshire
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Wonderful resturant. Food was good. But the service was the best! The managers Jøgen and Bruno are the best people! Cannot wait to go back this summer!

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London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

yes it is a bit touristy and can get busy but this is the one restaurant i will always make time for when i visit copenhagen . All the food is very danish but suits its self to being ordered tapas style with lots of small sharing plates . Don't go for the ready made up sharing selection , its... More 

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Perth, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

It's mostly kids & the elderly in Perth, WA that sit down for dinner @ 4:00pm, but the big light goes out early in Copenhagen, so there we were, welcomed in by Elizabeth, our smiling waitress/hostess. 'The preferred table at the reserved at 5:30pm, is that enough time?' Great advice on the traditional Danish meal, soup followed by roast pork... More 

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Denmark
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99 reviews 99 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Went on a Friday in December - this time not for the famous Stew, but for something more typical, Danish Open Sandwiches. Got a plate with 6 different things, Heering (from a glass/boring) Meatball (very heavy) Pork (good and crispy) Salmon (good), "Sylte" (very boring) and friend fish(been in the Wishing Well!) Beer and wine was very usual. But as... More 

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Rungsted, Denmark
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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Grøften is so typically Danish, with open sandwich, Heering, flæskesteg, frikadeller and Christmas beer. always nice serving, although very bussy, so book in advance, and come in good time.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Vesterbrogade 3 | Tivoli, Copenhagen 1620, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By
  • Neighborhood: Indre By
  • Phone Number: 33750675

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