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Kanalen Restaurant

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Wilders Plads 2, Copenhagen 1403, Denmark
+45 32 95 13 30
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Scandinavian, Danish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Wilders Plads 2, Copenhagen 1403, Denmark
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's quite and traditional. The setting is fantastic along side the canal. Tables for two with views of the canal and the small boats. Traditional Danish furniture. Simple three course menu perfectly cooked. Very good Italian wines by the glass. Could not fault. Don't look...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We visited Kanalen during our family 2017 summer trip to Denmark and Norway. We had an early dinner with our kids, ages 13 and 9. The food was amazing, you could obviously taste the freshness of the danish seasonal ingredients used in the menu. It...More

Thank Travel_Rep0rter
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I was invited here by two Danish business colleagues - we all opted for the Chef's Choice set menu with paired wines, and we were not disappointed. Delicious food, attentively served. Only disappointment was that it was not as busy as it might have been...More

Thank MarMar45
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Good food, a view of the canal, lovely staff, calm atmosphere. We had the set menu of 3 courses and the accompanying wine flight. Our waiter knew his wine. An excellent evening out with nice touches, eg Aesop hand wash in the loos and my...More

Thank notretired01
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing meal here. The service was extremely good- and the food was delicious. We each had three courses varying from beef tartar, fish, duck and pork. The atmosphere is charming as you overlook a small cabal filled with sailboats. Overall a great...More

Thank txnat88
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We had dinner at Kanalen during our trip to Copenhagen and really enjoyed it. We had a table outside overlooking the canal in perfect weather. The food and service were both great.

Thank WolfeStreetTravel
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The Kanalen Restaurant can strongly be recommended. Well composed menu with reasonable prices. A lunch/dinner with three dishes for 300 DKR. Or you can choose small dishes with a Danish touch. Location is a little bit from the main street but worth a short walk....More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Went with 10 colleagues from work. Well I used to be a fan of Kanalen but my last trip there will be my last. They have put in more seats and reduced the portion size, and what they served per person must have cost them...More

Thank weejim
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is a great place for an important lunch. The service is excellent, and the chef offers a selected menu that is well worth considering, particularly if you like seafood.

1  Thank Nick S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Beautiful restaurant, delicious food, very good wine list, terrific atmosphere, lovely views over the canal with boats going up and down. The majority - with one exception - of the staff were excellent, attentive without being overbearing.

1  Thank Janet R
Just across one of the many bridges from Indre By,
you’ll find Christianshavn. An eclectic area with old
brick lanes, houses dating back to the 16th century,
and canals which are home to many boats and ships,
some of which has been turned into restaurants or even
serve as fully furnished homes. The best known
attraction in Chistianshavn is Christiania, a “free
town” of residents who squat on a former military
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilders Plads 2, Copenhagen 1403, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Christianshavn
  • Neighbourhood: Christianshavn
  • Phone Number: +45 32 95 13 30
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