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Skindbuksen

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$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Indre By (Inner City)
European, Scandinavian, Danish
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Lille Kongensgade, Copenhagen 1074, Denmark
+45 33 12 90 37
Today
10:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I was sitting in my hotel room searching authentic Danish places to eat and every place had $$$$ next to it. This was the only place i could find that was cheap, close by, and had good reviews so i gave it a try. The food was absolutely amazing and there was so much of it. I had the tomato... More 

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Thank Ann M
Sydney, NSW, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cosy local serves up home cooked food in convivial surroundings. The piano was getting well used accompanied by impromptu performances from a couple of willing customers. The owner is gregarious and welcoming and it is more about the overall experience than solely for the food, wholesome as it is. Recommended.

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Thank aussiepiper
Trondheim, Norway
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98 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

We always visit when in Copenhagen. An old pub/inn from 1728 with few tables but a lot of warmth. The have nice meals of all kinds and cold beer, and the staff makes you feel like home and ask where you're fom etc. There's singing ang dancing, and always a good talk. The prices are affordable as well. They have... More 

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Granada, Spain
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288 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

I had eaten here years ago and had fond memories of this quaint, pub-like, whacky little place, so I was keen for my partner and our friends to try it. They loved it too. The food is no-nonsense Danish home-style cooking. Three of us had roast pork and all the trimmings, while my partner had calf's liver. Everything was beautifully... More 

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Thank IntrepidHector
Zeist, The Netherlands
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107 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Super bar. Nice people, good food! The barmen and woman are great! They make you feel home. Recomendation when you are in Copenhagen

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Thank Paul0366
London
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

If this place was in London it would be a proper ole knees up. Cute little bar come restaurant with the oddest art all over the place. Welcoming and the food is danish fayre. Hearty meat, potatoes, beetroot and pickles washed down with beer. What's not to like.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews on this place I was excited and decided to eat here. When I got seated it started already with the lady saying I couldn't get tapwater because she wasn't allowed.. When she noticed that people around me had it too she gave it to me anyway... I ordered a soup (10 euros, must be really good... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Went for a dinner with 2 other people. Good food, not great but still good. Nice and funny atmosphere. Worth a visit.

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Thank Emil M
Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

I must admit that the atmosphere of this pub is what draws you in. The place is decorated with paintings and frames of famous Danes and artists and musicians. There's live music in the form of a pianist and an outrageous opera singer who was quite entertaining at times and laughable at other times. The food was overpriced, cold and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

The salmon was amazing. The ice cream dessert was even better. The resturaunt had a wonderful, old ambiance and the live piano player added heaps to the positive experience. We would love to go back again! It was also very close to the metro station.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Danish
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lille Kongensgade, Copenhagen 1074, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Indre By (Inner City)
  • Neighborhood: Indre By (Inner City)
  • Phone Number: +45 33 12 90 37

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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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