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Cafe Toldboden


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


$11 - $38
Scandinavian, Danish, Seafood, European, Diner
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

We happened on this restaurant as we were returning to our hotel from visiting the Little Mermaid. It is located in the basement of an old building, with an amazing atmosphere. It is tastefully decorated in a nautical theme and serves traditional Danish food. The...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Slovalta
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Café Toldboden is Smørrebrød (Danish open sandwiches) the way grandma makes it. The quality of the ingredients is very high, and the preparation is as old-fashioned, as the house that the restaurant resides in. This is a good thing. It is very recommended if you...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank AndreasV502
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful meal and the service is 5 star, the restaurant is very cosy and elegant. I would highly recommend a visit to this restaurant whenever In Copenhagen.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Michael S
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Strong recommendation to go for lunch, you will not be disappointed! Also nice selection of Akvavites

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Q1704CVrobins
Reviewed October 10, 2017

We came across Cafe Toldboden by serenpidity after a long walk in the Kastellet area. The attendant who appeared to be the owner served a refreshing pre-lunch drink, then took great care to explain what a traditional Danish lunch is about. We ordered some herring...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Manh-Linda
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

This place we visited in lunch break of court hearing. They are very good to sort you out with a fast good danish smorrebrod. Very classy service. This place has much history and top quality. Highly recommended

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank jonasr156
Reviewed March 11, 2017

Recommended by some locals to visit this place. Lots of different types of local open faced sandwiches (smorrebrod). the waitress was incredibly welcoming, warm and very polite. took care of us all the time (granted we were the only ones there at that time, must...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank JasneshBhullar
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Cafe Toldboden serves a variety of classic danish lunch dishes, and they are all of very high quality. Very hearty and solid food and always with a nice and lively service from the staff. You pick out your dishes at the counter and for new...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank esbech
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Very cozy lunch place typically Danish style with good and solid food, fast service og and nice atmosphare. Prices medium - high according to Danish standard.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank lars j
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