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Cap Horn

$$ - $$$
Indre By (Inner City)
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Nyhavn 21, Copenhagen 1052, Denmark
+45 33 12 85 04
10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Corte Madera, California
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great find in the heart of Nyhavn. It was a quiet Tuesday night but the warm interior and staff were just what we needed to get out of the brisk wind. We had a fantastic table by the open fire. Service was attentive and professional and not at all intrusive. The meal was expertly done, with a selection... More 

Thank sfnative2UK
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7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I don't understand why all these people recommend this place. The fish was not very tasteful and the meat was just about acceptable. The vegetables though were very nice. The location is not as good as it seems from the outside. We were seated in a small room upstairs without much ambiance. The high price is the deciding factor between... More 

Thank Raymond v
State College, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I ate here before attending a concert in nearby Garnisonskirke. The menu is small but interesting and dishes are well prepared. We would not normally dine in this area, but on a quiet week night, it was very pleasant.

Thank Bill B
Oisquercq, Brabant, Belgium
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Medium sized local tourist restaurant. During the winter it is visited by the locals. Lovely small menu, with great fresh food!

Thank Christophe G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here in January with no reservation and was welcomed to a lovely table for the two of us. We both had duck to start followed by the dish of the day (coal fish) and steak they all tasted fantastic especially the duck. We had puddings and coffee and all came to a reasonable price with excellent service and... More 

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Lund, Sweden
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

Nyhavn is fantastic! This restaurant is in the very middle of Nyhavn. Nice outdoor seating and beautiful and comfortable indoor. Food is great, service is good and prices are ok.

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Oakland, California
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

we had the venison in the most perfect demi glaze. my husband got an irish coffee, please try it, they do it very well.

Thank Riss R
Manresa, Spain
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273 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

Caphorn is a restaurant located in Nyhavn, in the center of Copenhagen. We came here the last day of the year and we could eat at 15h more or less a fantastic lunch without paying a large amount of money. Here we tasted a cod carpaccio (normal), artichoke soup with trufle (incredible! Fantastic! In fact, we ordered the same dish... More 

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

We had a lovely very long lunch here. The food was delicious - especially the mixed smorgersbord - they also catered well for a child with gluten and milk allergies. A great wine selection and the staff were extremely friendly/attentive and the surroundings very comfortable with a lovely clientele. Slightly more expensive than some of the other restaurants in Nyhavn... More 

Thank nameda
Washington, DC
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

This is some of the best food and service I have received in quite some time, not just in Denmark, but worldwide. I was hesitant about this restaurant because it was on the touristy Nyhaven, but I was quite surprised with the quality and service. I had the three course prix fix menu, which consisted of raw Danish salmon, lamb... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $25
Pub, Gastropub, European, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nyhavn 21, Copenhagen 1052, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighborhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 33 12 85 04
You will find Cap Horn a short walk down the cobblestone street of the charming quay, Nyhavn. Every day Cap Horn's chefs prepare dishes based on the seasonal offerings of fresh produce. Cap Horn prefers to use organic produce and all of the ingredients are carefully selected with a focus on quality and with consideration for our climate.

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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.
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