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Cap Horn

Nyhavn 21, Copenhagen, Denmark (Indre By)
+45 33 12 85 04
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Ranked #218 of 1,430 restaurants in Copenhagen
Price range: $20 - $25
Cuisines: French, Danish, Scandinavian, Organic
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Indre By
Description: 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 the climate and animal welfare.
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
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London
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Had read good reviews and was pleased to get seated outside. Not the best table as menu was immediately above our table so had a few passers by stopping alongside. Food was very good, very fresh vegetables and a decent beef steak. Good relaxed atmosphere during jazz festival.

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Grand Junction, Colorado, United States
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My husband ordered the Dover Sole with steamed potatoes and grilled veggies. It was an excellent dish. I ordered gazpacho and couldn't finish it because of the bitter flavor. The bread was excellent and the house red wine (Spain) was, too. Our table was outside and we loved the setting by the canal.

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Naantali, Finland
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439 reviews 439 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Good location in always popular Nyhavn district, which is full of bars, pubs and restaurants. It was little windy, so we decided to eat inside. Rustic interior and absolutely great service, our young blonde waitress was smiling, fast and spoke perfect English. CPH is quite expensive city and if you are in popular area like Nyhavn, so this place isn't... More

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Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Inside eating is nice due to the old and nicely restored interior. Professional and friendly staff. Limited wine list . Food was OK, but not gourmet class and a bit on the expensive side. Probably because it is located in Nyhavn!

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Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This restaurnat is located in Nyhavn, a popular place for tourist, outdoor restaurants along the way and canal boat tours. It's menu is similar to many other eateries along Nyhavn and like many has both indoor and outdoor seating. Because it was a bit chilly for us, we ate indoors and found it to be quiet so you could talk... More

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Bozeman, Montana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I am someone who doesnt eat meat, including fish, so starving in Copenhagen is likely... yet I came up on this place along the very tourist trip (but for a reason! it is very cute and fun!) and they had three vegetarian options. Plus really yummy dessert. It is a little overpriced, yes, but the staff are lovely, speak English,... More

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UAE
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94 reviews 94 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I organised a dinner at Cap Horn for a family reunion- based on the recommendation of a native Dane. I contacted the restaurant directly via email for the reservation- and received a confirmation. When the family arrived - we were told that they had received a cancellation from us via email that day and that we only have x amount... More

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New York City, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Staff was friendly and attentive. Fish is delicious and the wine is just as good. I'd prefer to sit outside as the inside is a bit dark but im sure it's lovely during the winter time.

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Step inside Cap Horn and you move away from the bustle of Nyhavn and into a much more traditional and tranquil area. Service my the multitude of young multi lingual waitresses was excellent and her choice of wine was well informed and spot on - well done. Food was very good and despite it being a busy evening with people... More

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Boynton Beach
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89 reviews 89 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

The canal tour stops here in Nyhavn and we felt it was a good idea to have lunch here, we don't normally do touristy places however there were some locals so we decided to give it a shot. The vegetarian options were poor and my older son ended leaving hungry. As a gluten free option I was offered the baked... More

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