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BENTO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

Helgolandsgade 16, Copenhagen DK-1653, Denmark (Vesterbro - Kongens Enghave)
+45 8871 4646
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Ranked #45 of 1,525 Restaurants in Copenhagen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $50
Cuisines: Japanese
Neighborhood: Vesterbro - Kongens Enghave
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Copenhagen, Denmark
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

For years, this restaurant is one of Copenhagen’s best-kept secrets and one of my all time favourites! But I guess the word is out. It produces some of the most authentic sushi I’ve ever tried outside Japan at a price well under the chain restaurants of far poorer quality. Everyone I have ever taken there has made it one of... More

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Malmo, Sweden
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Bento offers great food, excellent service and is quite affordable. This small restaurant is perhaps not the most excidingly decorated or even particularly romantic. But all that is forgiven as the food and service is absolutely wonderful. This family owned restaurant offer some of the best Japanese food I have eaten outside of Japan/Asia. I suppose this is in part... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Great quality food and fresh sushi. But you'll pay dearly for Japanese food in Copenhagen. True to Danish design, the ambiance is minimalistic with thoughtful pieces and clean lines. I love the large solid wood tables. We scanned the menu and everything looks authentic. 298 DKK for a pork katsudon bento and 398 DKK for a grilled eel bento. That... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I love this small and beautiful Japanese Restaurant managed by a Japanese family. The food is great, I prefer the Bento boxes but also I like the Sushi which is great too. Excellent culinary experience and great service, especially of the old lady bringing the tea! Additionally, the decoration and wooden tables are exquisite.

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Markham, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We ate at this restaurant three times. Overall the food is very tasty, large portions. We ordered 1 salad and shared between two, and the main courses we couldn't even finish. The seafood pasta was very good (ordered twice). It is a bit pricey, service is a bit on slow, waiters push you for Tips. We had a light lunch... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Tonight we had the chicken teriyaki bento box plus some deep fried prawns and rolls. Everything was well presented and tasted delicious. The staff were very considerate and helpful, we can fully recommend this restaurant.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

These sushis are so delicate and tasteful. Made by real Japanese with pure tradition. The restaurant is managed and served by a japanese family so kind and the service is perfect. Just a lovely place! No foreign credit cards and price is a bit high but it's worth the quality.

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Edina, Minnesota
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

While in Copenhagen, eat the best sushi you will ever have! The food was over-the-top delicious and the presentation was magnificent! I was in awe with everything they served us - and the service itself was by very humble and appreciative native Japanese staff.

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Köpenhamn, Danmark
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Me and my boyfriend went here after looking at recommendations here on yelp. They were known for their bento box as well as their sushi, and we're both a fan of sushi so we're excited! We had a reserved a table and we felt very welcomed by the old japanese guy and the younger waiters. We decided to go for... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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59 reviews 59 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I guess everything is overpriced in Copenhagen. We ordered two Bento boxes, and they were awesome, but the bill came to $120!! And we had tap water to drink!!

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Additional Information about BENTO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

Address: Helgolandsgade 16, Copenhagen DK-1653, Denmark
Phone Number: +45 8871 4646
Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Vesterbro - Kongens Enghave
Average Prices: USD 5 - 50
Cuisine: Japanese

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