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Skovshoved Kro

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French, European, Danish
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Strandvejen 267, Charlottenlund 2920, Denmark
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12:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Brilliant value

Our family visited during holidays. Being 4 adults interested in good food we were pleasantly surprised. The portions were big, but well done. All the food was well-presented and tasty. Prices were good for quality and Denmark. Big portions, so starter and dessert not neccessary.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
Jan Fredrik T
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Oslo, Norway
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  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Oslo, Norway
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Our family visited during holidays. Being 4 adults interested in good food we were pleasantly surprised. The portions were big, but well done. All the food was well-presented and tasty. Prices were good for quality and Denmark. Big portions, so starter and dessert not neccessary.

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Vantaa
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Located next to the famous Strandvejen, north of Copenhagen, this restaurant is worth a visit. Cosy surroundings, great food, very friendly and knowledgeable staff explaining the ingredients. Nice experience.

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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

A Kro is like a tavern, inn or bistro - low key - not pretentious but honest food and great service. I have been here on numerous occasions and the food is always prepared excellently. You will not find fancy little dishes but well made dishes often with game, fish or traditional danish cuisine.

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Holte, Denmark
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

You have to know a thing or two about Danish restaurant culture to appreciate this place 100% Danish food is simple, consists of fresh raw materials, and is a combination of bread, vegetables, fish, cheese, etc. - at least for lunch. At this inn you are in a historic setting - af few hundred years older than the United States... More 

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Charlottenlund, Denmark
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27 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

If you want to be with the locals, thentry out this place. Good local dishes (try stegt flæsk medpersillesovs) and eat like a true Dane! Its good value and great ambiance!

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Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We go to the kro often and usually have a good time but our recent visit last Friday promoted this review. The Christmas buffet at 315kr Per person was very expensive for what we got. We knew it would be crowded but the tables and chairs were so tightly packed that we had difficulty moving around. I will go back... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The food here is not worth travelling for especially not as Skovshoved Hotel Restaurant next door serves gourmet food ( slightly more formal though ). But what Skovshoved Kro lacks in the kitchen it makes up for in atmosphere. The place is normally packed with locals and the place it self is really quite charming but go there for a... More 

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Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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118 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Chose the place as we wanted to bring a dog that day and it was no problem at all. Nice choice of traditional Danish lunch items and the food was prepared and arranged very well. Price level high, but that is the case almost everywhere in Denmark. Earlier we tried the restaurant to the right of the lunch restaurant and... More 

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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

This was not an unforgettable place, but we had a good time. We loved the atmosphere of this neighborhood(that's why we moved to Skovshoved) so take a walk before you eat. This is also a hotel. The food was nothing special, but not bad either. Good for groups.

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London, United Kingdom
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36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

The Danes are good at making things cozy. (Given that they have long dark winters, they should be!) Skovshoved Hotel's restaurant is perfect at this: the main dining room has a view of the garden but is warm inside during the winter. The food is superb. It's definitely Danish but also inventive; I'd say it's Michelin-quality. Service is very friendly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Strandvejen 267, Charlottenlund 2920, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen Region  >  Gentofte Municipality  >  Charlottenlund

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 31
  • Cuisine: French, European, Danish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 am - 2:00 am

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