Restaurant Leaven

Modern Nordic gourmet with French notes.

Restaurant Leaven

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Modern Nordic gourmet with French notes.

Why you should dine here:

  • The city's best burgundy win profile
  • Informal, gourmet experience and 4 stars in Berlingske
  • Travellers' Choice 2020 on TripAdvisor
  • Top 3 as the best reviewed, French restaurant


Nordic taste and French temper

Restaurant Leaven offers modern, Nordic gourmet with a touch of French undertones. The two countries are combined by the simplicity of the Nordic countries, which is expressed in the form of few, sublime elements on the plate and goes well with the temper and basic principles of French cuisine.

The menu is complimented with wines from the best wine houses in the world. You will find a large and good wine selection from France and Italy but Chile, Argentina, South Africa and New Zealand are also represented on the wine card. AOK has previously said that Leaven has 'the city's best burgundy card'.


Popular restaurant is credited with words of praise

Over the years Leaven has been praised by food critics, such as Søren Frank, who enthusiastically gave 4 stars. Guests also credit with words of praise at TripAdvisor and place Leaven in a nice 29th place out of more than 2000 restaurants in Copenhagen:

"Fantastic service and super food / service"

"Delicious food and good wine. The host received us with a smile and you felt welcome. Really sweet and attentive waiters"

"We chose the menu and accompanying wine menu, an absolutely perfect experience"


Old virtues and relaxed atmosphere

The decor is cozy and stylish which matches the menu and kitchen philosophy. The old building offers an informal and intimate atmosphere where the staff takes great pride in traditional virtues such as high professionalism.