Best dams in Copenhagen

Check out the top dams in Copenhagen, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. Elmegade

1. Elmegade

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175 local reviews
Elmegade, KBH
Route
Thit Simone
From Visitcopenhagen: Lively, cozy, hip and young at heart. Elmegade is a popular and vibrant side street to …
Adriana
Just 5 min walk to the lively, cozy, hip and young at heart Elmegade. It is a popular and vibrant side street …
Line & Sune
Shopping and cafes
1. Elmegade

1. Elmegade

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175 local reviews
Elmegade, KBH
Thit Simone
Thit Simone
From Visitcopenhagen: Lively, cozy, hip and young at heart. Elmegade is a popular and vibrant side street to Nørrebrogade and Sankt Hans Sq…
Adriana
Adriana
Just 5 min walk to the lively, cozy, hip and young at heart Elmegade. It is a popular and vibrant side street to Nørrebrogade and Sankt Hans…
Line & Sune
Line & Sune
Shopping and cafes
2. Granola

2. Granola

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78 local reviews
5 Værnedamsvej, Frederiksberg
Open now
33 25 00 80
Establishment
Eva
It is a beautiful 30's inspired place, located in the "French Quarter". Have a cafe latte, a croisant or Steak…
Maja
Granola coffee lounge offers freshly-brewed coffee, great creamy ice-cream, Summerbird chocolates and fruity m…
Hoang
A decorative sign posted on Værnedamsvej leads the way to a lovely backyard, housing the Granola coffee lounge…
2. Granola

2. Granola

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78 local reviews
5 Værnedamsvej, Frederiksberg
Open now
33 25 00 80
Eva
Eva
It is a beautiful 30's inspired place, located in the "French Quarter". Have a cafe latte, a croisant or Steak frites here. You will find i…
Maja
Maja
Granola coffee lounge offers freshly-brewed coffee, great creamy ice-cream, Summerbird chocolates and fruity milk-shakes from the good old d…
Hoang
Hoang
A decorative sign posted on Værnedamsvej leads the way to a lovely backyard, housing the Granola coffee lounge. Granola offers freshly-bre…
3. Falernum

3. Falernum

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52 local reviews
Falernum, København
Closed now
33 22 30 89
FoodEstablishment
Dorte
Værnedamsvejs wine bar - always many guests and always a nice atmosphere. Visit, enjoy a glass of wine and loo…
Joachim
Nice bar located on one of the best shopping streets in Copenhagen, Værnedamsvej
Natashja
Great wine bar in super cool street in Frederiksberg - worth a visit - also a few very good dishes for lunch a…
3. Falernum

3. Falernum

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52 local reviews
Falernum, København
Closed now
33 22 30 89
Dorte
Dorte
Værnedamsvejs wine bar - always many guests and always a nice atmosphere. Visit, enjoy a glass of wine and look at Værnedamsvej and its many…
Joachim
Joachim
Nice bar located on one of the best shopping streets in Copenhagen, Værnedamsvej
Natashja
Natashja
Great wine bar in super cool street in Frederiksberg - worth a visit - also a few very good dishes for lunch and dinner - again same great a…
4. Christiania

4. Christiania

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502 local reviews
Christiania, Christiania
LocalityPolitical
Benjamin
The world famous free town of Christiania is a must see when in Copenhagen. It is a quite fascinating place wi…
David
If you've never been to CPH before, do yourself a favor, and check out this place. It's like being in Amsterda…
Pernille
A diffrend way of living. Formerly at military barracks where my father served. Now a hippy place with bars, h…
4. Christiania

4. Christiania

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502 local reviews
Christiania, Christiania
Benjamin
Benjamin
The world famous free town of Christiania is a must see when in Copenhagen. It is a quite fascinating place with a lot of character. Go for …
David
David
If you've never been to CPH before, do yourself a favor, and check out this place. It's like being in Amsterdam, only you're not.
Pernille
Pernille
A diffrend way of living. Formerly at military barracks where my father served. Now a hippy place with bars, houses at jumble sales and coff…
5. Aamann's

5. Aamann's

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42 local reviews
10 Øster Farimagsgade, Copenhagen
Closed now
35 55 33 44
Establishment
Jurate
At the Michelin Guide-recommended restaurant Aamanns Etablissement in Copenhagen Adam Aamann and his team serv…
Gila
A deli and take away of Adam Aamann, where you can eat a real danish smørrebrød (an open sandwich).
Sofie
At the Michelin Guide-recommended restaurant Aamanns Etablissement in Copenhagen Adam Aamann and his team serv…
5. Aamann's

5. Aamann's

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42 local reviews
10 Øster Farimagsgade, Copenhagen
Closed now
35 55 33 44
Jurate
Jurate
At the Michelin Guide-recommended restaurant Aamanns Etablissement in Copenhagen Adam Aamann and his team serve Aamanns' signature smørrebrø…
Gila
Gila
A deli and take away of Adam Aamann, where you can eat a real danish smørrebrød (an open sandwich).
Sofie
Sofie
At the Michelin Guide-recommended restaurant Aamanns Etablissement in Copenhagen Adam Aamann and his team serve Aamanns' signature smørrebrø…
6. Værnedamsvej

6. Værnedamsvej

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125 local reviews
Værnedamsvej
Route
Helge
Kid-friendly, cozy, relaxed and Frenchy. Værnedamsvej is a small, busy shopping street situated between Vester…
Thit Simone
Kid-friendly, cozy, relaxed and Frenchy. Værnedamsvej is a small, busy shopping street situated between Vester…
Tenna
Kid-friendly, cozy, relaxed and Frenchy. Værnedamsvej is a small, busy shopping street situated between Vester…
6. Værnedamsvej

6. Værnedamsvej

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125 local reviews
Værnedamsvej
Helge
Helge
Kid-friendly, cozy, relaxed and Frenchy. Værnedamsvej is a small, busy shopping street situated between Vesterbro and Frederiksberg. The str…
Thit Simone
Thit Simone
Kid-friendly, cozy, relaxed and Frenchy. Værnedamsvej is a small, busy shopping street situated between Vesterbro and Frederiksberg. The str…
Tenna
Tenna
Kid-friendly, cozy, relaxed and Frenchy. Værnedamsvej is a small, busy shopping street situated between Vesterbro and Frederiksberg. The str…
7. Christianshavn

7. Christianshavn

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62 local reviews
Christianshavn, Christianshavn
LocalityPolitical
Susanna
Beautiful neighborhood by the canals. A bit of the same feeling as in Amsterdam. The famous freetown Christian…
Michael and Tine
The area was inspired by Amsterdam, and built under baroque king, Christian IV to attract Dutch merchants to C…
Lars
This is an old neighborhood, and has a bit of an Amsterdam feeling to it. On a sunny day, it is very nice to s…
7. Christianshavn

7. Christianshavn

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62 local reviews
Christianshavn, Christianshavn
Susanna
Susanna
Beautiful neighborhood by the canals. A bit of the same feeling as in Amsterdam. The famous freetown Christiania is located here also.
Michael and Tine
Michael and Tine
The area was inspired by Amsterdam, and built under baroque king, Christian IV to attract Dutch merchants to Copenhagen.
Lars
Lars
This is an old neighborhood, and has a bit of an Amsterdam feeling to it. On a sunny day, it is very nice to sit by the canals with a coffee…
8. The Lakes

8. The Lakes

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196 local reviews
The Lakes, KBH
Natural feature
Adriana
The Copenhagen Lakes is 5 min walk from my place. The vast area around the lakes fills up with strolling coupl…
Louise
The minute the sun comes out, the vast area around the lakes fills up with strolling couples, panting joggers,…
Sofie
The minute the sun comes out, the vast area around the lakes fills up with strolling couples, panting joggers,…
8. The Lakes

8. The Lakes

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196 local reviews
The Lakes, KBH
Adriana
Adriana
The Copenhagen Lakes is 5 min walk from my place. The vast area around the lakes fills up with strolling couples, panting joggers, brunch de…
Louise
Louise
The minute the sun comes out, the vast area around the lakes fills up with strolling couples, panting joggers, brunch devotees, kids feeding…
Sofie
Sofie
The minute the sun comes out, the vast area around the lakes fills up with strolling couples, panting joggers, brunch devotees, kids feeding…
9. Les Trois Cochons

9. Les Trois Cochons

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20 local reviews
10 Værnedamsvej, København
Open now
33 31 70 55
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Line
Great brunch/breakfast Skandinavian style in the famous and cozy street Værnedamsvej. Enjoy avocado toasts, eg…
Maja
Les Trois Cochons in the popular street Værnedamsvej in Copenhagen offers traditional French cuisine and is ow…
Annette
Good value for money with their 3-course dinner as in all of the Cofoco restaurants.
9. Les Trois Cochons

9. Les Trois Cochons

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20 local reviews
10 Værnedamsvej, København
Open now
33 31 70 55
Line
Line
Great brunch/breakfast Skandinavian style in the famous and cozy street Værnedamsvej. Enjoy avocado toasts, eggs benedict, grape/mint salat …
Maja
Maja
Les Trois Cochons in the popular street Værnedamsvej in Copenhagen offers traditional French cuisine and is owned by the people behind the C…
Annette
Annette
Good value for money with their 3-course dinner as in all of the Cofoco restaurants.
10. Damhussøen

10. Damhussøen

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23 local reviews
Damhussøen
Natural featureEstablishment
Anette
Sunday afternoon - a nice walk around Damhussøen; about 4 km. Just enough to justify an icecream or nice cup o…
Bettina
Take a run around the lake or sit down and relax over a cup of coffee or an ice cream at the little ice cream …
Jakob
Walk in nature around the Damhus lake. Maybe buy an ice cream or a cop of hot chocolate or coffee
10. Damhussøen

10. Damhussøen

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23 local reviews
Damhussøen
Anette
Anette
Sunday afternoon - a nice walk around Damhussøen; about 4 km. Just enough to justify an icecream or nice cup of coffe at the small cafe by t…
Bettina
Bettina
Take a run around the lake or sit down and relax over a cup of coffee or an ice cream at the little ice cream booth right next to the lake. …
Jakob
Jakob
Walk in nature around the Damhus lake. Maybe buy an ice cream or a cop of hot chocolate or coffee
11. Sluseholmen

11. Sluseholmen

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9 local reviews
Sluseholmen, KBH
Route
Kathrine
Interesting arkitecture, inspiration from Amsterdam with water and private boats. 2,5 km from the house.
Kira
Picturesque sightseeing in a newly build harbour Amsterdam inspired neightbourhood. I used to live here myself…
Birgit
Within walking distance 12 min. Bus no. 10 takes you directly to the City Hall Square - right into the center …
11. Sluseholmen

11. Sluseholmen

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9 local reviews
Sluseholmen, KBH
Kathrine
Kathrine
Interesting arkitecture, inspiration from Amsterdam with water and private boats. 2,5 km from the house.
Kira
Kira
Picturesque sightseeing in a newly build harbour Amsterdam inspired neightbourhood. I used to live here myself and love coming there to go s…
Birgit
Birgit
Within walking distance 12 min. Bus no. 10 takes you directly to the City Hall Square - right into the center of Copenhagen.
12. Gammel Strand

12. Gammel Strand

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24 local reviews
Gammel Strand, KBH
NeighborhoodPolitical
Karina
Extremely delicious cocktails. Try Madam Chu's.
Camilla
This street with a water view has some of the best cocktail bars: Madam Chu's, Fugu, and Zefside.
Frederik And Marie-Louise
If you would like to have a G/T, cocktail, wine or beer go to this street. Especially around 5 o'clock people …
12. Gammel Strand

12. Gammel Strand

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24 local reviews
Gammel Strand, KBH
Karina
Karina
Extremely delicious cocktails. Try Madam Chu's.
Camilla
Camilla
This street with a water view has some of the best cocktail bars: Madam Chu's, Fugu, and Zefside.
Frederik And Marie-Louise
Frederik And Marie-Louise
If you would like to have a G/T, cocktail, wine or beer go to this street. Especially around 5 o'clock people are comming right from office …