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Paludan's Book & Cafe

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Fiolstraede 10-12, Copenhagen, Denmark
33 15 06 75
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Today
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Good for:
Dining on a budget

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  • 133
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  • 122
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Had a great lunch here today!

The place was very crowded & full of students. We had a coke, a cheeseburger and a Caesar salad and the bill came to 198 kr. The portions were generous and the food was delicious. There was hardly a free table. People constantly came & went. You go up to the bar and order, pay & you get a number... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
judithyo
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St. Johns, Newfoundland
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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270 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
St. Johns, Newfoundland
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

The place was very crowded & full of students. We had a coke, a cheeseburger and a Caesar salad and the bill came to 198 kr. The portions were generous and the food was delicious. There was hardly a free table. People constantly came & went. You go up to the bar and order, pay & you get a number... More 

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Odense, Denmark
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

I come here often when I am in Copenhagen. Good quality food for a very good price. Located next to the round tower. Perfect place for lunch or dinner. Many students. You order at the bar and food gets served at your table.

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Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

An amazing brunch/breakfast- one of the best I have ever had. Nice place with loads of books surrounding you. Free wifi. Would highly recommend.

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We went there on a Friday afternoon to have some drinks. The bar was very trendy and self service. All the books make the place look very cool. It was very crowded, so we did have to wait a while to get our drinks. Especially the ginger ale was very nice, real ginger flavor. Our coffee and tea were also... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Came here for brunch on a Saturday. A lot of people, but be there around 11am and you probably will get a table. Brunch was reasonable priced (99 DKK incl. juice or smoothie) and extremely good!! Really nice place, would definitely come back on my next visit to Copenhagen!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I have been to this cafe twice. It's super central and for being in Copenhagen also really cheap. Tried both the goat cheese hamburger and the full plate with cheese and sausages. Both really good! It's often very crowded but I never had difficulties in finding a seat. Nice choice of drinks too with discounts for students on beer. Recommended!

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Budapest, Hungary
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I love this place! I use to come here for studying or grab a drink with friends on the afternoon. If you are looking for a nice place with great atmosphere with affordable prices, this place is definitely for you!

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

If I lived in Copenhagen I'd quickly become a regular at this bustling and cozy restaurant. It always seems busy with locals and tourists alike, and has a very inviting atmosphere. While the dinner I ate there- vegetarian lasagne cooked with heaps of cheese- was nothing special (unfortunately there is not a great range of dishes for vegetarians) the breakfasts... More 

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Grahamstown, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Books everywhere = super cool. And great great great burgers. Bit of a queue during lunch hours though.

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

It's such a warm and cosy cafe. I would come all the time when I studied abroad in Copenhagen. It's perfect for studying alone, with friends, or a date. The food is really good and the warm drinks are nice, too. I have never had a problem with leaving my things at my table and going up to order. Easily... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Fiolstraede 10-12, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By
  • Neighborhood: Indre By
  • Phone Number: 33 15 06 75

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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