The 5 best meals in the Meatpacking District Copenhagen

Hija De Sanchez

Slagterboderne 8

Copenhagen V

+45 5373 9510

Opened in 2016, Hija De Sanchez has filled a gaping hole in Copenhagen's foodie scene where, until then, high-quality 'fresh-Mex' was non existent. Opened by Noma-trained, Mexican-American chef Rosio Sanchez, this tacqueria (taco stand) deserves all the loving hype it receives. You won't find more authentic Mexican cuisine anywhere in the city.


Høkerboderne 16B-20

Copenhagen V

+45 3321 0033

The menu at Kul is an international celebration of all things cooked on the grill. One of the higher-end restaurants in the Kødbyen, Kul is led by two Michelin-starred chefs who offer up a fantastic variety of menu options ranging from Signaporean spareribs to lobster salad.


Halmtorvet 19

Copenhagen V

+45 3331 2000

Copenhagen is one of the greenest cities in the world and BioMio is Copenhagen's greenest restaurant: featuring sustainably sourced wood tables, energy saving lights, eco-friendly cocktails, and an entirely organic menu of vegetable-centric dishes. Best of all, the food here is incredible. Tip: go for lunch and beat the crowds.


Høkerboderne 9-15

Copenhagen V

+45 2227 5898

Founded by a Roman emigré to Copenhagen, Mother does pizza the way it is supposed to be done: with fresh ingredients, a Neapolitan crust, and cooked in a wood-fired oven. No wonder Copenhageners line up around the block for this pizza - no question, the best in town. Tip: try Mother's unique brunch on the weekends from 11 am till 3 pm.


Flæsketorvet 57

Copenhagen V

+45 3333 8330

The eclectic menu at Gorilla borrows the best elements from various world cuisines, including (but not limited to) Asian, South American, and New Nordic favourites. For the ultimate foodie experience, order Gorilla's 10 or 15 plate snack servings for the whole table.

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