The great guide to the best wine places in Copenhagen
Whether you're looking for trendy natural wine or Old World classics, the Danish capital Copenhagen is pure heaven for wine lovers of all kinds. Here's the ultimate guide to Copenhagen's best wine spots!
Phone: +45 22 13 11 34
Address: Vodroffsvej 47, Frederiksberg C
Grand Prix Denmark 2020
Anarki is a small bistro-style restaurant located in the Frederiksberg neighborhood of Copenhagen and it is also the sister restaurant of well-established Restaurant Mêlée. As opposed to the francophile Mêlée, the dogma of Anarki is that they don’t have any dogmas. The wine list is created by award-winning partner & sommelier, Christian Thorsholt Jacobsen and the focus is on quality rather than ideology.
Phone: +45 43 58 43 30
Address: Refshalevej 153, København
At the little gourmet corner of Copenhagen, Refshaleøen, you find one of the leading restaurants in the city when it comes to sustainability – Amass. The restaurant has one of the deepest and most well-organized setups to be sustainable. Amass has its own garden where they can source many of the ingredients for the menu. The venue is decorated with huge street art on the walls, which really showcases the style of restaurant. Chef/Owner Matt Orlando is well-known for being very focused on the products he is using, and always making sure to use the whole product.
Phone: +45 31 71 61 61
Address: Refshalevej 173C, København K
Austrian Wine List of the Year Denmark, presented by Austrian Wine 2020
Alchemist first opened at Østerbro in Copenhagen, in a spot with very limited capacity. Hereafter Rasmus Munk and the team got the chance to extend Alchemist, so they moved to Refshaleøen and a much bigger space. Here you will be dining under a dome which changes as long as the evening moves along. The dining experience will take you through 50 different servings, and Alchemist shortly after re-opening awarded two stars in the Michelin Guide
Phone: +45 33 33 79 73
Address: Admiralgade 26, København K
International Special Jury Prize 2021
Admiralgade 26 is a restaurant by Christian Nedergaard and Sebastian Nellemann, who also run an amazing wine bar in Copenhagen – Ved Stranden 10. In fact, the two places are located just around the corner from each other. At Admiralgade 26, the wine is accompanied by a cuisine that is low-key but with an edge.
Phone: +45 33 11 11 45
Address: Dronningens Tværgade 2, København K
AOC is a two-star Michelin restaurant situated in the vaulted cellars of the historic mansion Moltkes Palæ, dating back to the 17th century, and just a short walk from Kongens Nytorv in the very centre of Copenhagen. Behind the restaurant is Christian Aarø, president of the Danish Sommelier Association and award winning sommelier. The wine list has an impressive depth in vintages from some of the most recognized and coveted producers.
Phone: +45 22 51 50 33
Address: Helgolandsgade 2, København
Barril is one of Copenhagen’s warmest wine bars and restaurants. The restaurant part offers a large selection of tapas and tasty charcuterie dishes.
Phone: +45 28 88 20 01
Address: Teglgårdstræde 8A, København K
The previous Noma and Era Ora head chef Nicola Fanetti opened Brace in 2017. Restaurant Brace is a modern Italian restaurant that adds some Danish touches to the Italian mix. The restaurant is located in the heart of Copenhagen in a little courtyard. The restaurant has a very strong focus of organic produce and has been awarded prizes in that category.
Phone: 33 12 58 03
Address: Skindergade 3, København K
Bar’Vin is the name of this wonderful wine bar in Copenhagen, the name a play of words (Bar’ = ‘Just’ or a Bar / Vin= Wine). As the name and decor reveal, wine occupies the place of honour. There is a wine list with a large selection by the glass and bottle, predominantly biodynamic, but also with organic and conventional wines. Most of them come from small wine farmers who are specialists in their field. Bar’Vin is always able to serve you a glass of one of the approximately 20 wines that are open at all times. They renew the selection regularly according to the season, weather conditions an...
Phone: +45 33 33 07 74
Address: Nansensgade 45, København K
Bibendum was one of the first wine bars in Copenhagen and is still going strong with a large selection of wines by the bottle and by the glass. It is located at Nansensgade 45, a small street with a vibrant life, with a short distance to the lakes and Torvehallerne. It is a down to earth wine bar with a small food menu and charcuterie.
Phone: +45 33 93 98 44
Address: Esplanaden 8, København K
The restaurant Bistro Boheme is one of the old traditional restaurants of Copenhagen. Owner and head chef Per Thøstesen has worked under Paul Bocuse and you will find the techniques and ideas of Bocuse in the menu. Per is a person with a big heart and well recognised by everyone. He is not only involved with the food, but also with the wine, and is a fantastic host at the same time.
Phone: 42 92 45 48
Address: Nørrebrogade 56, København N
Cicchetti is a small antipasti restaurant and wine bar at Nørrebrogade in Copenhagen. The name itself is an Italian expression for a small sample-style serving, and that’s exactly what is on the menu. You can stop by for a quick “cicchetti” and a glass before you go on, or you can simply stay all night.
Phone: 72 14 82 28
Address: Havnegade 53A, København K
If you like your wines to be more on the natural side, and you should at least try it when you're in Copenhagen, this is your place. Den Vandrette Vinbar mostly serves wines is from its own import, of the well-known natural wine import firm Rosforth & Rosforth. The wine selection shares a lot of values with Noma, which is not a surprise as Pontus Elofsson of Rosforth & Rosforth literally wrote the book on natural wines when he was the sommelier at Noma. Besides Den Vandrette's wine list you will have access to their wine cellar, where you can go and pick up a wine you would like to drink. In...
Phone: +45 33 23 60 80
Address: Vesterbrogade 187, Frederiksberg C
Grand Prix Denmark 2020
Enomania is two old Greek words added together, Eno: wine and Mania: Maniac. And that is exactly what this Copenhagen restaurant is, maniac about wines. Enomania is an Italian restaurant and the depth of Piedmontese wine is one of the highlights. But the Burgundy section covers almost all the producers you can dream of. Damiano is the host of Enomania, where he happily shares his extended knowledge of the wine with you. The kitchen is inspired by the Tuscan background of Damiano and 25 seats are all that will fit in the restaurant.
Phone: +45 38 41 41 37
Address: Ny Adelgade 3, København K
Grand Prix Denmark 2020
Restaurant Frank is a small French Wine Bistro located right next to Kongens Nytorv and Hotel D’Angleterre in Copenhagen. The 38-seater restaurant serves fine dining in an relaxed ambience, with an extended wine list.The kitchen serves classical dishes with local ingredients.
Phone: 33 25 10 66
Address: Vesterbrogade 182, Frederiksberg C
Copenhagen's Formel B is one of the absolute top Danish restaurants and awarded with a star by Michelin. Here you find an extensive a la carte menu consisting of approximately 20 dishes, which are continuously replaced after the season and the mood in the kitchen.
Phone: +45 69 96 00 20
Address: 8, Per Henrik Lings Allé 4, København Ø
International Grand Prix, presented by Austrian wine 2021
Geranium is the only three-star Michelin restaurant in Denmark and with Chef Rasmus Kofoed in the kitchen, you are set for an experience. Rasmus Kofoed is the only chef in the world who has received bronze, silver and gold at Bocuse D’Or. The restaurant is situated on the 8th floor in Fælledparken (Common Gardens) in the center of Copenhagen.
Phone: +45 22 40 80 20
Address: Gentoftegade 29, Gentofte
In the outskirts of Copenhagen you find the gourmet restaurant Jordnær (close to earth). The restaurant has a very strong reputation both for the food, as well as the service and wines. Jordnær is run by married couple Tina Kragh and Eric Vildgaard, running floor and kitchen respectively. Tina and her team has been awarded with the fine service award by Michelin, and Eric granted 2 stars in the same year. The restaurant offers a warm service and one selected set menu.
Phone: 33 15 27 77
Address: Kronprinsessegade 64, København K
Kokkeriet is a little place in the heart of Copenhagen, formal as well as down to earth restaurant with one star in the Michelin guide. The menu is about all Danish gastronomy and heritage but not without innovation.
Phone: +45 33 25 22 23
Address: Wildersgade 10B, København
Kadeau Copenhagen will re-open after the summer break. Kadeau Copenhagen is located in the area of Christianshavn in Copenhagen and the restaurant has earned two stars in the Michelin Guide. The backbone of the cuisine is the nature of Bornholm where the sister restaurant is located - the wild as well as the cultivated.
Phone: +45 32 15 56 56
Address: Flæsketorvet 100, København V
Low intervention / Natural Wine List Of The Year Denmark 2020
In the hyped meatpacking district in Copenhagen you will find “Kødbyens Fiskebar”. Kødbyens Fiskebar stands for fresh seafood and easy-drinking wines. All in a pretty raw and rustic setting.
Phone: 32 95 13 30
Address: Wilders Plads 2, København K
Restaurant Kanalen is as the name suggests located on the channels of Christianshavn in Copenhagen. In the kitchen you will find the talented chef Jeppe Foldager, who has won a silver in the Bocuse D’Or. The restaurant has a long history and the wine list shows it in a good way. It has an incredible depth of vintages and producers. The wine list at Kanalen has also partly followed the trend of more natural wines and has a good selection of wines from Jura, but it is still small compared to the more conventional wines.
Phone: 56 48 22 24
Address: Landgreven 3, København K
Koefoed is located in the heart of Copenhagen, in a former coal cellar transformed into a modern restaurant with Scandinavian design and lots of atmosphere. Koefoed opened in late 2006 with the aim of providing a sense of the remote Danish island of Bornholm, and brining the islands produce to the capital.
Phone: 33 11 68 68
Address: Vingårdstræde 6, København K
Grand Prix Denmark 2020
Kong Hans Kælder was the first restaurant in Copenhagen to receive a Michelin star back in 1983 and it has kept its standards ever since. This small, basement restaurant on a small side street from Kongens Nytorv has been one of the most exclusive restaurants in the city for more than 30 years. Kong Hans Kælder specializes in French cuisine with a Nordic twist.
Phone: +45 38 33 20 22
Address: Godthåbsvej 209, Vanløse
Special Jury Prize Denmark 2020
In the suburbs of Copenhagen, you will find a small hidden gem called La Buca. The restaurant was opened in 1988 by Ettore and Ellis Lolli. In 2007, a new generation took over, and now it is run by Guido Lolli, who brings his family spirit forward and serves traditional Italian food from his mother's recipes.
Phone: +45 33 13 93 00
Address: Gammel Kongevej 116, Frederiksberg C
MASH Frederiksberg is located centrally on Gammel Kongevej in a beautiful historical Copenhagen building. Enjoy world-class steaks and wine from the extensive wine cellar in stylish surroundings. MASH is a short for Modern American Steak House and was started by a group of award-winning sommeliers, who also opened the famous Le Sommelier.
Phone: 33 12 00 94
Address: Kongens Nytorv 34, København
Marchal is a one-star Michelin fine dining restaurant located in one of the oldest, historic and most luxurious hotels in Copenhagen: Hotel D’Angleterre. The cuisine is inspired by the Nordic and French classics, with a twist. The restaurant is an extravagant dining experience, accompanied by an extensive wine list.
Phone: +45 33 33 06 10
Address: Gammel Mønt 41, København
Located in the famous old walls of “Den Røde” (The Red), Simon Olesen and Rasmus Amdi recently opened their new restaurant. When you have those two gentlemen in charge, you are guaranteed wines with soul and the wines you dream of drinking. The restaurant combines traditional danish lunch with classical lunch courses. Simon and Rasmus have a long history of taking care of guests, which is something you will feel every time you enter.
Phone: +45 33 91 01 91
Address: Snaregade 4, København K
The restaurant Marv & Ben is located in the beautiful “Old Town” Copenhagen. At Marv & Ben, you can dive into the Nordic gastronomy and a menu that's based on the best local ingredients with an emphasis on organic produce and a curiosity for new tastes and textures. The wine list at Marv & Ben offers you a mix of biodynamic, organic, natural and traditional wines. The wines are mainly from France, Germany, Italy and USA. All the wines that are listed at less than 1000 dkr on the wine list can be had by the glass. In the wine list you will probably both find wines you know all about and wines...
Phone: +45 33 13 93 00
Address: Bredgade 20, København K
In the vibrant city centre of Copenhagen, you will find MASH Bredgade. Bredgade was the original venue and where the MASH concept started in 2009 before growing internationally. MASH is a short for Modern American Steak House and was started by a group of award-winning sommeliers, who also opened the famous Le Sommelier which is now closed.
Phone: 35 13 11 34
Address: Martensens Alle 16, Frederiksberg C
Restaurant Mêlée is an intimate restaurant and wine bar located on a small side street in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen. The atmosphere is relaxed and the cuisine is focused on simplicity, with French inspiration.
Phone: +45 38 34 84 36
Address: Frederiksberg Runddel 1, Frederiksberg
Mielcke & Hurtigkarl is located in the beautiful Frederiksberg Gardens in Copenhagen and has always been a favourite among Danish food critics. Here, the chefs draw inspiration from across the globe, as they combine tradition and innovation.
Phone: +45 33 11 11 68
Address: Nicolai Eigtveds Gade 32, København K
Just on the other side of the beautiful building of the royal library, called “Den Sorte Diamant” (The Black Diamond), will you find Restaurant No2, which is the second of three restaurants from the AOC group. The restaurant is situated on the harbour of Copenhagen with a great little patio to enjoy the sun. The restaurant is a large open room, where you from every table can enjoy the view of The Black Diamond. The restaurant serves a Nordic cuisine for a very friendly price, a great dinner or lunch in a very relaxed environment, with a great selection of wines.
Phone: 60 10 11 09
Address: Store Strandstræde 18, København K
Just off Nyhavn in Copenhagen, this wine bar offers Italian wines by the glass from smaller Italian vineyards. Focusing on Italian wine – primarily from the Piedmont region as you might guess – Nebbiolo Winebar’s concept is straightforward: Great Italian wines by the glass in an elegant and relaxed setting. Nebbiolo serves their wines with a small selection of tasty antipasti. There is no wine list.
Phone: 33 11 13 07
Address: Kronprinsessegade 13, København K
Modern and elegant restaurant in the romantic setting of Kongens Have in Copenhagen. Orangeriet is inspired by the Danish and classic European cuisine and this is the place where Geranium first opened in Denmark.
Phone: 39 69 55 57
Address: Slagterboderne 1, København V
Paté Paté is the oldest restaurant in the meatpacking district in Copenhagen. The people behind Paté Paté run wine bars in other parts of the city, but this restaurant is located in a former paté factory (as the name might give away). Paté Paté presents itself as a wine bar, eatery, and tapas bar all at once. The food is inspired by Spain, France, the Middle East and Morocco. The wine list is large and instructive with lots of information on different grape varieties. It also has wines ranging from Beaujolais to heavy Californians. There is always at least 30 different wines by the glass.
Address: Møllegade 3, København N
Located in a small basement shop in the trendy Nørrebro area, Pompette always delivers a great ambience and wines for very reasonable prices, with a focus on natural wine. You are invited into the small wine cellar by the knowledgable staff, so that you can pick the wine you want to drink, either at Pompette or at home, since they are also working as a wine shop. If you get hungry, there is a selection of small tapas dishes to eat with your wine.
Phone: +45 42 67 09 07
Address: Trianglen 7, København Ø
Low intervention / Natural Wine List Of The Year Denmark 2020
Pasteur is an organic wine and charcuterie serving bar at Østerbro in Copenhagen. Since its opening in 2017, Pasteur has received great reviews for its wine, its food and its overall guest experience.
Phone: 33 14 94 98
Address: Gammel Mønt 14, København K
Centrally located in Copenhagen, R Vinbar is a great place with a top selection of wine by the glass. The bar offers more than 35 wines by the glass and changes the wines constantly. Apart from the wines by the glass, the wine list holds hundreds of wines, should you be in the mood for a whole bottle, and why wouldn't you.
Phone: +45 45 80 25 05
Address: Søllerødvej 35, Holte
Søllerød Kro is a peaceful place to unwind and enjoy yourself with their one-star Michelin food and service in a classical setting.
Phone: +45 33 15 10 60
Address: Bredgade 63, København K
In this centre of beauty, it is quite natural that cook and gallery owner Claus Christensen chose to establish his restaurant, Salon. It’s a place that houses art as well as gastronomy. This is one of the best restaurants in Copenhagen if you like the classics and a bit “old school” French and Danish cuisine.
Phone: +45 21 32 00 19
Address: Fensmarkgade 27, København N
Sabotøren is a tiny corner wine bar and shop off the beaten track in Nørrebro in Copenhagen, serving organic wines from the southern regions of France. If you’re hungry, you can order a platter of cheese or charcuterie, homemade bread with vegan dip, olives, tomatoes and various kinds of snacks.
Phone: 44 22 74 74
Address: Jernbanegade 11, København K
Trio is the third restaurant from the AOC group and Michelin-starred chef Søren Selin's latest project. Søren’s fingerprints are obvious at both restaurants, thanks to the casually cool, yet meticulous style that unites them. Like AOC, Trio has a signature stylish design and decor, top chefs and a serious wine list.
Phone: +45 36 90 60 40
Address: Jægersborggade 52, København N
Special Jury Prize Denmark 2020
Terroiristen is a small wine bar with its own import of wine. Apart from the wines, you will find charcuterie servings and a cold and a hot dish. Terroiristen is located on the famous gourmet street Jægersborggade in Copenhagen.
Address: Svendsgade 1, København V
By the Glass Wine List of the Year Denmark 2020
This stylish wine bar was opened in 2009 by Martin Nygaard. Vinbaren Vesterbros Torv, located in Vesterbro Square in Copenhagen, has a wide selection of wine and with more than 50 wines by the glass - Vinbaren Vesterbro Torv should have a glass for you.
Phone: 35 42 40 40
Address: Ved Stranden 10, København K
This beautifully designed Copenhagen wine bar is located by the harbor and serves mostly natural and biodynamic wines. Every Wednesday you can immerse yourself in the precious grapes when Ved Stranden 10 opens its doors for an informal wine tasting which includes four to six wines. For an extra treat, check out their “Monday food” event, where a dish is served by guest chefs. In summer, the outdoor terrace by the canal is lovely.