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Marv & Ben

$$$$
Indre By
European, Scandinavian, Danish
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Snaregade 4, Copenhagen 1205, Denmark
+45 33 91 01 91
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff

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  • 41
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food

The food was excellent. I went for the tasting chef's selection and enjoyed all of the dishes. I also went for the wine pairings and didn't enjoys the as much. I would go here again but would not bother with the wine pairing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2015
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New York City, New York
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Swedish first
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English first
New York City, New York
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

The food was excellent. I went for the tasting chef's selection and enjoyed all of the dishes. I also went for the wine pairings and didn't enjoys the as much. I would go here again but would not bother with the wine pairing.

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Singapore
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

This is a difficult review: on one hand I want to share this restaurant, on another hand I want to keep it all to myself cos I loved it so much! It's really all about the food here. I find the flavours interesting and earnest using seasonal ingredients. The sour dough bread is BRILLIANT and so is the butter they... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Went in on a recommendation and luckily get a table without a booking. I had The full tasting menu with matching wine and liked everything. Good presentation and excellent service with good information on the food and wine being served. I would definitely return and who would if thought raw catfish would be so good

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Had dinner on Tuesday and it was great. Not cheap but really interesting with some exciting choices. One of these places where there are are range of dishes - cold, hot and sweet - and you choose how many you want and it what order. Of course some worked better than others for us but that is the whole point,... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We love the "Dish of the day" menu, which is basically 4-course chef's choice. We like that we were told what the selections are (unlike other restaurants) so we could decide whether to go for the a la carte or not. The menu at our visit has catfish, new potato, lamb and a rhubarb-based dessert - everything we want from... More 

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Belgium
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139 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

First of all, the food was excellent, but considering the price we paid, I would expect the service to be excellent as well ... and it wasn't: - When we arrived the owner (I guess) instead of welcoming us, called for "service!" so that the lady upstairs came to "really" welcome us - Nobody took care of our jackets -... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

It was an interesting concept with all natural organic food. We ate there with work and had a set menu of 4 dishes. Got good wine recommendations that fitted really good with the food. Desert was my favorite. Nice atmosphere.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

Very enjoyable - tasty small portions, good variety - unobtrusive but efficient service - pleasant space in the old city - good value for money (by expensive Danish standards) - a better deal than Noma!

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London, United Kingdom
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188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I had imagined that 'Marv & Ben' were two American restaurant owners, not so! This is a cool place, an unassuming entrance into a cosy ground floor almost open plan with the kitchen and then upstairs to our table in a completely different high ceilinged dining room with spacious tables and plenty of room in between, something I always appreciate.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Concept of the restaurant is very nice. Small dishes, but you take more than the usual starter and main course. However, portions are in general really small and somewhat overpriced. The lamb was very hard to find in the dish, it was that small. Service is slowish at best and we didnt really feel welcome. Wines are expensive for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Snaregade 4, Copenhagen 1205, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By
  • Neighborhood: Indre By
  • Phone Number: +45 33 91 01 91

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 to 125
  • Cuisine: European, Scandinavian, Danish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?