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Marv & Ben

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

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Classy. And a feast for the taste buds.

A nice restaurant with a good selection of wine and a chef that has lots of fun in the kitchen. This is the place to be amazed of the kitchen skills and the chefs use of the produces of the day.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Björn C
Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food, excellent service and high quality Danish atmosphere. Couldn't be more perfect for romantic Saturday dinner

Thank Goda G
Stockholm, Sweden
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89 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice restaurant with a good selection of wine and a chef that has lots of fun in the kitchen. This is the place to be amazed of the kitchen skills and the chefs use of the produces of the day.

2 Thank Björn C
Lugano, Switzerland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had been looking forward to testing this Restaurant, which I had read many positive reviews of. The Staff was friendly, but clearly instructed by the Chef's and not very knowledgeable. We had the set menu with Wine, and it seemed that the fact that the wine was ecological was more important than the taste and match with the food. The... More 

Thank Lars666
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of interesting 'small' plates here, delicate flavours and very well presented - the venison tartare was my favourite! Only small issue is that the dishes were almost too small, not sure it was really value for money.

Thank Lucy T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came across this restaurant unexpectedly and we were overwhelmed by the quality of every component of our meal from the bread and butter to the wine and cheese at the end. The portions were not large but the brilliant flavours of every dish more than made up for the lack of quantity. Simply divine.

1 Thank Z_J_K_123
N16 London
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Went here for a Saturday evening dinner with my husband, and was disappointed. Not the best quality ingredients, the dishes lacked interest and our waitress was lovely but received abrupt and fairly abrasive service from our waiter. Considering the cost it was not what we expected. If you're a food lover would highly recommend Pony and Radio instead.

Thank violetaugust
Singapore, Singapore
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

Went there for dinner with my friend. It has good location as it is very central near the shopping strip. The food was good not as great as Pony's but overall still good. They have an interesting concept of having multiple starters for a meal instead of the usual starter meals dessert. Staff was polite. Price point was on the... More 

Thank AliceK78
Frederiksberg, Denmark
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Had an "Evening at Marv&Ben" menu with 5 courses and matching wine. Food, and wine is very good. Service is professional and friendly. Nice atmosphere. A pity that fine dining once in a while lack in volume. More on the plates and it's a 5.

Thank Morten M
Basel, Switzerland
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

Amazing food and wine paring! This is a restaurant for food lovers.4-5 course meal (100kr per dish) with wine (about 100 per glas). Great atmosphere, unpretencious, fantastic quality. Good value!

Thank Glasmurf
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Singularly one of best restaurant meals I have eaten. This is fine dining without pretension and we opted for the tasting menu which gave us 5 courses; each paired with a different wine (we also snuck in a cheese course). I won't list what we ate as it carries preconceptions of taste (in both senses of the word) but rest... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

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

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Indre By (Inner City)

Neighborhood Profile
Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its blend of charming old buildings and bold new architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which consists of three buildings, two of which are new and situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and venues of the inner city and its surrounding neighborhoods, are alive all year round with everything from jazz festivals to outdoor ice skating rinks and parachuting at the lakes right in the center of the city. This compact area boasts beautiful old castles, tranquil parks, and bustling squares where you can always find a bench to stretch out your legs whenever you need a break.