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BENTO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

Helgolandsgade 16, Copenhagen 1653, Denmark
+45 88 71 46 46
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bento box” (13 reviews)
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Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Japanese, Asian, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Helgolandsgade 16, Copenhagen 1653, Denmark
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11 - 20 of 136 reviews

Reviewed October 6, 2016

Really beautifully presented and tasty dishes. The owners were a big part of the experience, really friendly and helpful when trying to work out what to order. Prices are very reasonable too. A great evening.

Thank rhinostew
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Cosy place which also offers bento box take away, which is nice alternative to vietnamese/chinese/thai kitchen of which there are plenty around here. The taste of the meal could have been a bit more outspoken, nevertheless rather healthy / low fat food and very friendly...More

Thank WilfreddeRoos
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

When we arrived, the restaurant was virtually empty, apart from two other groups. But we had to wait more than one hour for our food because a group of 10 had ordered a special menu. So we left.

Thank Ingeborg D
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were exploring Copenhagen when we decided to stop in to Bento for lunch. The atmosphere was fantastic and the service was much faster than we have experienced in our Expat time in Europe. The lunch portions were the perfect size and...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed July 17, 2016

I chose the restaurant because it was across the street from our hotel (Absalon). We are so glad we were rushed for time and did that, because we loved it! We are from Hawaii and have visited Japan, so we are used to high quality...More

Thank twopeasonepod808
Reviewed June 25, 2016

This is an excellent Japanese restaurant. The sashimi melts in your mouth and the service is caring, welcoming and very good. We will come back for sure, first night we are next in Copenhagen! And this is based on our 4 nights here, having eaten...More

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Came here with a fellow Japanese food enthusiast. Very cosy atmosphere. Great location, near Istedgade, the central station and the meat packing district. The service was extremely good, very lovely and hospitable. Food (lunch) was served promptly after our orders were taken, where we were...More

Thank misslovgreen
Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

We lived nearby the restaurant and found out this nice place hidden between the junction of istedgade rd and helgolandsgade rd (opposite absalon hotel). Sashimi here is fresh and authentic. Never missing a chance to try tempura udon and chicken gyoza which are awesome. Totally...More

Thank panassut
Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Very good sashimi in Copenhagen city. There also have delicious Tempura Udon. Gyoza and Toncutsu.. It's good if your crave for Asia food

Thank NutPawaree
Reviewed April 1, 2016

you will feel Japan in Copenhagen, cocktails are excellent and the prices are ok, the staff is wonderful, the atmosphere is pleasant.

Thank Moesha596
Inner Vesterbro
This neighbourhood is home to Tivoli Gardens, a world
famous amusement park and beautiful garden always
worth a visit. Just west of Tivoli, you’ll find
Copenhagen Central Station, from where you can reach
just about every part of Denmark within 5 or 6 hours,
or you can reach Copenhagen Airport in less than 15
minutes. Next to the Central Station, you’re in the
middle of “old” Vesterbro, where several cultures and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $56
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Helgolandsgade 16, Copenhagen 1653, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Inner Vesterbro
  • Neighborhood: Inner Vesterbro
  • Phone Number: +45 88 71 46 46
  • E-mail
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