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Peder Hvitfeldts Str 15, Copenhagen 1173 , Denmark (Indre By)
3393 1166
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Ranked #946 of 1,561 Restaurants in Copenhagen
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Neighborhood: Indre By
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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Mind you, we ordered a pretty standard combination platter so I can't say anything about the menu besides that, but what we got was very good. The chorizo was especially excellent, and a great atmosphere all around. A little on the expensive side, but not the worst by far.

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Brisbane, Qld
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This little restaurant is tucked away in a small street close to Norreport train/metro station and the Round Tower. We went because it was just down the road from our apartment. What a little find! We had the chef's selection because it seemed to be the best value (food and meals in Copenhagen are generally very expensive and this was... More 

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Paris, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Can't even describe what they served us. The Paella (the smallest portion I have ever seen) had a weird color, weird taste, watery... First time in my life I sent a dish back saying I can't eat this ! The tapas were also difficult to eat, burnt and weird combinations. Nothing spanish in these dishes and nothing good !

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Humlebæk, Danmark, Europa
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

basic tapas - potatoes n meatballs - but very expensive. quite cosy however. and the service was ok.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

My husband and I had dinner at El Tapeo last night. We had never been there before but we were pleasantly surprised. The room (downstairs) was small and cozy and the food was very good, especially the paella and the pimientos de padron. It was a bit expesive though - but so are most restaurants in Copenhagen.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The Tapas Menu was delightful. Atmosphere cosy and relaxed. Waiters very attentive. And good value for money.

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Brussels, Belgium
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I'm a Spanish person visiting Copenhagen and I decided to try Spanish tapas in Denmark for the fun of it. Never again! We order croquetas - only 5 small ones for 65kr. They had a really strange, strong and cheesy flavour (nothing to do with actual Spanish croquetas) but the worst is -- they were so obviously NOT handmade! From... More 

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Hvidovre, Copenhagen, Denmark
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Unfortunately I can't rate their food, because after we ordered, we waited over one hour, and when the food hasn't arrived yet, we desided to leave!

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Arlington, VA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

My family went to this restaurant because it was convenient to our apartment downtown. It was a nice find. The staff was attentive and helpful and the food was high quality and tasty. Prices were reasonable, or at least as reasonable as can be expected in Copenhagen. But the best feature of this restaurant is the atmosphere. It was decorated... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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100 reviews 100 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

I've been to this place three times in the last couple of years. First time it was very good, but the two next visits were disappointing. The hot food is lukewarm, the wine selection is poor and the service is bad.

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Additional Information about El Tapeo

Address: Peder Hvitfeldts Str 15, Copenhagen 1173 , Denmark
Phone Number: 3393 1166
Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am

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