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Copenhagen, DK

“There are so many great artists, musicians, entrepreneurs, activists, event makers and over all good people there — I don’t think I can even start to name-drop without being forced to leave someone out.” — MØ

Curated by: Choir Of Young Believers, Fallulah, Kasper Bjørke, Liima, , My Bubba, Oh Land

city guide:
Copenhagen, DK
shopping
Studio Travel
Vintage clothing handpicked in Italy.
Blågårdsgade 14, 2200 København N, Denmark
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karaoke
Andy’s Bar
Stepping into Andy's Bar in Copenhagen, you'll feel the pub atmosphere with the relaxing surroundings and the tones of the jukebox.
Gothersgade 33B, 1123 Copenhagen, Denmark
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Loppen
Bare-bones concert venue staging a program of gigs by global artists across many musical genres.
Sydområdet 4b 1, 1440 Copenhagen, Denmark
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Vor Frue Kirke (Church of Our Lady)
The Church of Our Lady is the cathedral of Copenhagen. It is situated on Frue Plads and next to the main building of the University of Copenhagen.
Nørregade 8, 1165 Copenhagen, Denmark
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Harbo Bar
Harbo Bar is located in the hip area on Nørrebro and has become a popular hangout for many Copenhageners.
Blågårdsgade 2D, 2200 København N, Denmark
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Mangia
Amazing authentic Italian cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere.
Bagerstræde 9, 1617 København V, Denmark
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Restaurant Bror
BROR is simple and good food made with the very best produce in season from the northern european region. Awarded Michelin's Bib Gourmand in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
Sankt Peders Stræde 24A, 1453 København K, Denmark
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Restaurant Relae
Daily 4 & 7-course menus of inventive dishes served without pretension in a smart, minimal space.
Jægersborggade 41, 2200 København N, Denmark
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Tjili Pop
Café hosting weekly showcases.
Rantzausgade 28, 2200 København N, Denmark
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Riesen Bar ApS
Lively bar with live music in Vesterbro that attracts locals and the occasional celebrity sighting. Sample an order of the 'kande' which contains schnapps, porter beer, lemonade, etc.
Oehlenschlægersgade 36, 1663 København V, Denmark
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Tycho Brahe Planetarium
Planetarium named after astronomer Tycho Brahe and designed by MAA Knud Munk. The Space Theatre is the heart of the Planetarium and features a 1000 m2 dome-shaped screen.
Gammel Kongevej 10, 1610 København V, Denmark
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Kababistan
Best Kebab in town!
Istedgade 105, 1650 København V, Denmark
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Siciliansk Is – Gelato Siciliano
Delicious Sicilian gelato in the heart of Copenhagen. Ingredients are sourced directly from Sicily including the pistachios, Modica's chocolate, Avola's almonds and more. Popular flavors include the pistachio and Modica chocolate gelato.
Skydebanegade 3, 1709 København V, Denmark
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shopping
Route 66
Vinyl shop with local music.
Fælledvej 3, 2200 København N, Denmark
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Jazzhouse
Classic or modern jazz gigs by Danish & international artists in a club with a cool cocktail bar.
Niels Hemmingsens Gade 10, 1153 København K, Denmark
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Salon 39
Cocktails with a twist of modern and classic culture in Copenhagen and Scandinavia.
Vodroffsvej 39, 1900 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
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Café Dyrehaven
Trendy hangout serving unfussy food from breakfast to dinner amid funky decor & deer antlers.
Sønder Blvd. 72, 1720 København V, Denmark
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Kadeau København
Relaxed New Nordic venue for 4 or 8-course set menus inspired by specialties from Bornholm island.
Wildersgade 10B, 1408 København K, Denmark
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Ølbaren
Beer lover's hangout staffed by experts with a wide choice of draft beers & over 100 in bottles.
Elmegade 2, 2200 København N, Denmark
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Madglad
Spot for cheap, healthy, good eats. The cafeteria is based on a community dinner concept, which means the food here is made to be affordable for everyone to enjoy.
Eskildsgade 13, 1657 København V, Denmark
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Den Grå Hal
A large military hall at the edge of Christiania, Den Grå Hal has a long tradition of concerts, theater performances, lectures and Christmas parties and a large Christmas market. Stars big and small have performed here including Portishead, Bob Dylan, Rage Against the Machine and many more.
Mælkevejen 63, 1440 København K, Denmark
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Frederiksberg Svømmehal
Built in the early 30s, Frederiksberg Svømmehal is one of Denmark's oldest and most striking swimming pools, with arched halls adorned with beautiful mosaics, sculptures and paintings. In 1992 a water slide was built - one of Denmark's longest indoor water slides. Today in addition to the swimming pool, guests can enjoy the spa, hot water basin, and gym.    
Helgesvej 29, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark
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Strengelegen V/torben Sloth Carlsen
Strengelegen is a nordic name for a string instrument. Browse all kinds of unique guitars at this music and repair shop that has restored several thousands of string-instruments since opening its doors in 1988. Find everything from guitars, basses, mandolins, banjos and more.
Turesensgade 14, 1368 København K, Denmark
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Sporvejen
Family friendly burger restaurant inside an old trolley car.
Gråbrødretorv 17, 1154 København K, Denmark
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FN92 Vintage
Everything you need in vintage clothes! Dresses, coats, gowns, shoes, bags, and accessories.
Larsbjørnsstræde 6, 1454 København K, Denmark
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Ved Stranden 10
Wine bar and shop just a stone's throw away from Christiansborg Castle selling wine's by the glass and bottle. There is a special focus on wines from small top producers from some of the best wine regions in the world.
Ved Stranden 10, 1061 København K, Denmark
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Central Hotel and Cafe
A hotel with only one room, but what a room! Located on top of a small café in the Vesterbro neighbourhood, the hotel has a tiny café where locals get their morning coffee to go, or enjoy catching up with friends over a sandwich, delicious pastry, organic ice cream, old-fashioned milkshake, fresh juice or maybe a banana split.
Tullinsgade 1, 1610 København V, Denmark
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Lagkagehuset
Danish bakery serving breads, donuts, cakes, pastries, sandwiches, sausage rolls, fresh juices, coffee and hot drinks.
Torvegade 45, 1400 København K, Denmark
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Sabotøren
Small winebar in Norrebro with a great selection of natural wines.
Fensmarkgade 27, 2200 København N, Denmark
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V1 Gallery
V1 Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located on Vesterbro and was founded in 2002 by designer Jesper Elg and photographer Peter Funch.
Flæsketorvet 69, 1711 København V, Denmark
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Copenhagen Opera House
The Copenhagen Opera House is the national opera house of Denmark, and among the most modern opera houses in the world. It is also one of the most expensive opera houses ever built with construction costs well over US$500 million.
Ekvipagemestervej 10, 1438 København K, Denmark
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outdoors
Frederiksberg Gardens
Frederiksberg Gardens is the former grounds of beloved Frederik VI, King o Dembark from 1808-1839. A statue of the king can be seen upon entering the gardens. Enjoy a boat tour along the beautiful canals and pass by the Frederiksberg Palace, towering on a hill top, many lovely little bridges, and the Chinese Pavilion that was erected in 1799 as a Royal teahouse.
Smallegade 31, 2000 Frederiksberg, Denmark
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Amass Restaurant
Literal farm-to-table dining experience amidst the industrial shipyard setting of Refshaleøen. Ingredients are sourced from Amass' garden (they grow over 80 different varietals of plants, including leafy vegetables, berries, herbs and flowers). Opened in 2013 by the Noma and Per Se alumn, Matt Orlando who in addition to cooking, raises fish in an on-site greenhouse system, harvests bees, makes compost, and runs sustainable-agriculture educational programs.
Refshalevej 153, 1432 København K, Denmark
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Noma
Chef Rene Redzepi's gastronomic mecca, creating world-class dishes presented in 20-course meals.
Strandgade 93, 1401 København K, Denmark
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Tommi’s Burger Joint
Icelandic burger joint founded by Tomas Tómasson, "the burger king of Iceland." He's been slinging burgers since1981, and today has six burger joints in Iceland, two in London, one in Berlin and this one in Copenhagen in the hip Vesterbro neighborhood.
1712 København V, Denmark
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National Gallery of Denmark
Denmark's pre-eminent museum featuring everything from European classics of the Renaissance, to modern and contemporary art. The SMK is especially famous for its beautiful collection of Danish Golden Age art, the country’s most comprehensive collection of Danish contemporary art – and one of the world’s best Matisse collections.
Sølvgade 48, 1307 København K, Denmark
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Karrusellen
Smokey dive bar in Copenhagen with a jukebox and plenty of cheap bear.
2200 København N, Denmark
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Nørrebro Bryghus
Beer connoisseur's cafe & restaurant serving hearty cuisine matched with Norrebro brewery ales.
Ryesgade 3, 2200 København N, Denmark
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Wascator
Cozy cafe/ bar in Copenhagen.
Refsnæsgade 32, 2200 København N, Denmark
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Insula Music v/Troels F Pedersen
Record label and record store.
Blågårdsgade 31, 2200 København N, Denmark
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Lidkoeb
Three story bar with a cozy courtyard tucked along Vesterbrogade. On the ground floor find lots of windows, comfy leather chairs and a live fireplace. Head to the top floor for exclusively whisky offerings.
Vesterbrogade 72B, 1620 København V, Denmark
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Mikkeller
Microbrewery with 20 taps from Mikkeller and other great breweries from around the world, specialized bottle selection, selected sodas and spirits, gourmet cheese and other snacks, excellent service, great music and atmosphere every day of the week. Located in the heart of Vesterbro.
VIKTORIAGADE 8 B-C, 1655 København, Denmark
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Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art is one of the world's most respected museums known for its internationally renowned works spanning architecture, design, photography, film and sculpture. Artists in the collection include Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Anselm Kiefer, Alberto Giacometti, Pablo Picasso, Yves Klein, Robert Rauschenberg, David Hockney and Asger Jorn, Alexander Calder, and many more.
Gl Strandvej 13, 3050 Humlebæk, Denmark
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Llama
Restaurant/bar with South American influences.
Lille Kongensgade 14, 1074 København K, Denmark
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simpleRAW
Organic and tasteful vegan spot.
Gråbrødretorv 9, 1154 København K, Denmark
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Tivoli Gardens
Tivoli Gardens is a famous amusement park and pleasure garden in Copenhagen, Denmark. The park opened on 15 August 1843 and is the second-oldest operating amusement park in the world, after Dyrehavsbakken in nearby Klampenborg, also in Denmark.
Vesterbrogade, 1630 København, Denmark
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Vega
Live concert venue with 3 halls hosting gigs by national & international performers, plus a bar.
Enghavevej 40, 1674 København V, Denmark
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Sound Station
On-line store selling CD-, LP- and single records.
Gammel Kongevej 94, 1850 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
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Kent Kaffe Laboratorium
Coffee with great attention to detail. It is an all-organic coffee shop focused primarily on brewing black coffee.
Nørre Farimagsgade 70, 1364 København K, Denmark
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The Coffee Collective Torvehallerne
Coffee roastery concerned with the relationship between farmer, roaster, and barista for a good quality cup.
Vendersgade 6D, 1363 København K, Denmark
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Rist
Small cafe in Vesterbro nestled among floral shops and boutiques, serving seriously good coffee and delicious pastries.
Værnedamsvej 4B, 1619 København V, Denmark
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coffee
Kompa’9
Offers organic coffee, cozy surroundings, and fair prices.
Kompagnistræde 9, 1208 København K, Denmark
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Sort Kaffe & Vinyl
Hipster shop serving coffee and records.
Skydebanegade 4, 1709 København V, Denmark
coffee
Ingolf’s Kaffebar
Homey all-day eatery for eclectic food & a choice of beers & wines, as well as live jazz evenings.
Ingolfs Allé 3, 2300 København S, Denmark
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Riccos
Coffee spot in Vesterbro, Copenhagen.
Istedgade 119, 1650 København V, Denmark
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landmark
Charlottenlund Racetrack
Hosts weekly harness races along with the Danish Trotting Derby and international Copenhagen Cup.
Traverbanevej 10, 2920 Charlottenlund, Denmark
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Ma’ed Ethiopian Restaurant
Authentic Ethiopian cuisine at a reasonable price.
Griffenfeldsgade 7, 2200 København N, Denmark
coffee
Ipsen & Co
Cafe with great coffee in Copenhagen.
Gammel Kongevej 108, 1850 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
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