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Kastrup Copenhagen Airport’s best restaurants, cafés and bars

The guide to Kastrup Copenhagen Airport’s top restaurants, cafés and bars

Kastrup Copenhagen Airport in Denmark is a culinary haven, offering an impressive variety of dining options that cater to every taste. From gourmet dishes and freshly brewed coffee to traditional Danish pastries and international cuisine, the airport’s eateries provide a rich and diverse experience. As seasoned travellers who frequently pass through this hub, our insights come from countless visits, ensuring you get reliable recommendations for your next journey through Copenhagen Airport. Here are our current favourites for pre-flight meals or drinks.

Read the discerning traveller’s guide to Kastrup Copenhagen Airport to find out where to stay, eat, shop and play.

Cocks & Cows Copenhagen Denmark restaurant review

01

Cocks & Cows

Offering a buzzing experience within Copenhagen Airport, Cocks & Cows boasts a diverse menu that centres around delicious burgers. Choices range from classic beef to inventive and vegetarian options, all served in organic brioche buns. The menu also features salads, kids’ meals and a variety of sides like homemade onion rings and fried sweet potatoes. For those with a sweet tooth, there are treats like dark chocolate brownies and an assortment of milkshakes. The extensive drink selection includes cocktails, beers, wines and soft drinks.

Cocks & Cows
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Between gates A and B, after security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Cocks & Cows

Copenhagen Coffee Lab Copenhagen Denmark café review
Copenhagen Coffee Lab Copenhagen Denmark café review

02

Copenhagen Coffee Lab

Copenhagen Coffee Lab at Copenhagen Airport, offers top coffee experience. Renowned for its excellent coffee roasting and bakery, the chain serves a variety of high-quality, globally sourced coffees. Alongside coffee, the menu features home-baked bread and pastries, made by experienced master bakers using traditional methods. The café’s interior design blends industrial and cosy elements, creating a welcoming space perfect for relaxation or work. This spot is distinguished by its dedication to premium coffee, delicious baked goods, and a warm atmosphere for busy travellers in need of some down time.

Copenhagen Coffee Lab
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Between gates A and B and close to gate B
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Copenhagen Coffee Lab
Gasoline Grill Copenhagen Denmark restaurant

03

Gasoline Grill

Positioned between Gates B and C in Copenhagen Airport, Gasoline Grill stands out for its commitment to using fresh, organic ingredients in its culinary offerings. Since its inception, the establishment has carved a niche for itself with a menu that emphasises quality. Enjoy a range of options, from the breakfast sandwich tailored for early travellers to the acclaimed cheeseburger & hot chicken sandwich, if you happen to be dining later.

Gasonline Grill
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Between gates B and C, after security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Gasoline Grill
Kastrup Copenhagen airport Denmark review
Gorm’s Kastrup Copenhagen Denmark restaurant review

04

Gorm’s

Gorm’s at Copenhagen Airport offers a tasty experience with its original thin crust pizzas, known for their 48-hour fermented Danish sourdough. This innovative approach, a signature since their first restaurant opened in Copenhagen in 2008, features pizzas that are among the thinnest and crispiest in Denmark. The primary ingredients, including the base, special spicy tomato sauce and fresh mozzarella, are all 100% organic and locally sourced in Denmark. Gorm’s pizzas are designed to be delicate and digestible, providing a light, satisfying meal ideal for travellers.

Gorm’s
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Between gates A and B, after security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Gorm’s
Joe & the Juice Kastrup Copenhagen Denmark café review

05

Joe & the Juice

Located near Gates B and C in Copenhagen Airport, Joe & The Juice offers a young. buzzing and dynamic setting for travellers. This outlet stands out for its selection of healthy and flavoursome options, including an array of freshly prepared juices, smoothies and sandwiches. Emphasizing nutritious ingredients, it caters to a range of dietary preferences, ensuring a quick meal. Known for its lively atmosphere, Joe & The Juice is an ideal spot for the young, or young at heart, airport visitors seeking a casual yet health-conscious dining experience.

Joe & the Juice
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Multiple spots, both before and after security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Joe & the Juice

06

Lagkagehuset

Lagkagehuset, with its multiple locations in at Copenhagen Airport, offers a quintessential Danish bakery experience. Known for its quality and tradition, this bakery is a highlight for travellers, perhaps mostly for those with a sweet tooth. Its menu features a wide range of freshly baked breads, pastries, and cakes, each embodying the flavour and authenticity of Danish baking. The interiors of Lagkagehuset create a welcoming atmosphere as well as providing a cosy retreat within the lively airport setting.

Lagkagehuset
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Multiple spots, both before and after security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Lagkagehuset

07

Mikkeller

Mikkeller at Copenhagen Airport, launched in June 2018 and has ever since been a go-to destination for beer enthusiasts. Located between Terminals A and B, it was recognised as the World’s Best Airport Bar within just a year of its opening. Mikkeller Copenhagen Airport distinguishes itself by offering an impressive selection of 20 beers on tap and more than 200 cans and bottles for take-away. Their range includes exclusive beers from renowned breweries like 3 Fonteinen, Hill Farmstead, Dark Lord and Cantillon. The bar also features unique merchandise such as gift boxes, tote bags and tees. Mikkeller’s commitment to providing a diverse range of high-quality beers makes it a perfect stop for travelers either departing from or arriving in Copenhagen.

Mikkeller
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Between gates A and B, after security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Mikkeller

Ramen To Biiru Copenhagen Denmark restaurant review

08

Ramen To Biiru

Ramen To Biiru at Copenhagen Airport presents a fusion of authentic Japanese ramen and Danish beer culture. Established in 2015 by Mikkel Bjergsø, Daisuke Uki and Takuro Otani, Ramen To Biiru two locations in the airport. It showcases chef Takuro Otani’s culinary expertise, offering travellers top-class ramen. The restaurant’s ambience merges the quick service of Japanese fast food with and Danish approach to beer, creating a unique dining experience. Ramen To Biiru provides a distinctive taste of Japan complemented by a selection of Mikkeller’s acclaimed craft beers.

Ramen To Biiru
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Between gates A and B, after security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Ramen To Biiru

09

Steff’s Place

Steff’s Place, with several locations across Copenhagen Airport, offers a traditional Danish dining experience. Specializing in Danish hot dogs, Steff’s Place is known for serving classic hot dogs with standard Danish toppings, providing travelers with an authentic taste of Denmark. The hot dogs embody the essence of Danish street food. This establishment is a convenient choice for travelers looking for a quick, satisfying meal that captures the local flavor. Steff’s Place is a popular stop for those passing through Copenhagen Airport​​​​​​ in search of a quick bite.

Steff’s Place
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Multiple spots, both before after security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Steff’s Place

10

The Union Kitchen

The Union Kitchen at Copenhagen Airport is known for its vibrant brunch and popular dishes like burgers and meatballs. Along with a cocktail menu that features unique options like a bloody mary with bacon or a jalapeño cucumber margarita, this eatery offers a stress-free and approachable dining experience. Established by Paul Karkov Muldowney, The Union Kitchen is designed to provide a local touch to the traveler’s journey with its combination of delicious dishes and relaxed atmosphere.

The Union Kitchen
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Before security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of The Union Kitchen
Åben Copenhagen Denmark craft beer brewery

11

Åben

Åben at Copenhagen Airport offers travelers a serene start to their journey with its bar located before the security check. Known for an extensive selection of craft beers, the bar boasts 30 taps with all beers brewed close to the airport. The bar’s design, created by the award-winning Spacon & X architects, enhances its ambiance. In addition to craft beers, Åben serves a range of drinks including soda and wine, complemented by various pizza slices and snack boards. Situated between Terminal 2 and Terminal 3, near the Arrival Hall, Åben is a perfect spot if you seek a quieter spot and some relaxation and quality drinks before your flight​​​​.

Åben
Kastrup Copenhagen Airport
Between terminals 2 and 3, before security
Kastrup
Denmark

Photography courtesy of Åben

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