Copenhagen K – City Centre
RUBY www.rby.dk Nybrogade 2, 1203 København K
If you don't find your fancy in the ever-changing drink menu, just let the bartender surprise you. He's always up for a challenge! You'll find ample seating at the bar, in the upstairs and downstairs living rooms or in the outside roofed terrace but do come early to beat the weekend crowds.
THE UNION www.theunionbar.dk Store Strandstræde 19, 1255 København K
The Union is one of Copenhagen’s best-kept secrets. Don't bother looking for a sign as there is none. Look instead for a plain black door. This hip cocktail bar welcomes all those brave enough to ring the doorbell. Once admitted, the bar serves excellent cocktails in a warm, engaging atmosphere.
1105 www.1105.dk Kristen Bernikows Gade 4, 1105 København K
Inspired by English hotel bars, the affable and talented Gromit, bartender extraordinaire has opened his own bar featuring a winning mix of funky elegance and cosiness. Here you'll find a good selection of cocktails and a festive atmosphere to enjoy them in.
BO-BI Bar, Klareboderne 14, 1115 København K
The quintessential hangout for artists, writers and all-around creatives, Bo-Bi Bar first opened in 1977. The decor has not changed since its opening so be prepared for a healthy does of nostalgia. If beer and witty conversation is your "thing", this is the place for you.
HVIIDS VINSTUE, Kongens Nytorv 19, kld., 1050 København K
Hviids Vinstue is Copenhagen's oldest wine bar. The dark corners and low ceilings lend it a distinctly bodega feel. Legendary Danish writer H.C. Andersen and actor Pierce Brosnan have both visited Hviids vinstue and each left their mark.
VED STRANDEN 10 Vinhandel & Bar www.vedstranden10.dk Ved stranden 10, 1061 København K
Featuring a sleek, modern interior, this is the place for serious wine connoisseurs. Don't miss the wine tastings every Wednesday. Prices tend to vary but you can get a decent glass of wine for approximately 30 DKK.
SIMONS www.simonscopenhagen.com Store Strandstræde 14, 1255 København K
Simons is known for its strict door policy, not necessarily a bad idea given its somewhat raunchy reputation. The crowd can at times be a tad young but it is the place to be during Copenhagen Fashion Week. Get the latest updates by registering on the website.
TS www.tsbar.dk Studiestræde 14, 1455 København K
A discreet members' club featuring the best local DJ’s, the best mix of house music and narrow dance floors, it sets the perfect scene for a good night out. You can apply for membership online.
DYREHAVEN www.dyrehavenkbh.dk Sdr. Boulevard 72, 1720København V
Dyrehaven is a bar with a dual personality. On the one hand, it's a quiet pub with a bit of edge, on the other, its a quintessential party place. It also offers some light dining options because we all know that partying can really work up your appetite.
JOLENE www.jolene.dk Flæsketorvet 81, 1711 København V
The Icelandic-owned nightclub Jolene is located in Copenhagen’s meatpacking district. Featuring many of Copenhagen's best DJs, the club offers a laid back vibe perfect for chilling out with your friends after a long week.
KITJN www.kitjn.dk Århusgade 14, 2100 København Ø
There is always a party in the kitchen. That’s also the saying at cocktail bar Kitjin in the highend neighbourhood Østerbro in Copenhagen. Here you can get some of the best cocktails in the city and enjoy the creative interior of the bar that takes you back to that party in the kitchen.