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Lao Wai

Luntmakargatan 74, Stockholm, Sweden (Norrmalm)
08-6737800
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Ranked #16 of 2,060 Restaurants in Stockholm
Cuisines: Vegan, Vegetarian, Asian fusion
Neighborhood: Norrmalm
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Stockholm, Sweden
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

It truly is the place to go for a proper introduction to vegetarian food. And in addition bring your senses to life with refined Chinese cuisine. They cook a lot with Sichuan peppers and all their dishes are sumptuously prepared with delicious flavors and textures. One of the starters I would recommend is the one that carries coriander that totally... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Would definitely go back. Lovely service and beautiful food.....plus ample portions! Decent choice also and all fresh tasting.

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Stockholm
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Positive - A couple of the dishes were fantastic - Home made tofy - Huge menu and lots of interesting dishes Negative - Can't think of any negatives. Even though the chairs are not that comfortable and the interior is a bit basic, it's still a nice place even though I wouldn't hang around for hours. Will definitely be back,... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

It was a very special night! The waitress was so helpful and the food was excellent. To be even ybetter the place was tiny and cozy!

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London, United Kingdom
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136 reviews 136 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

First things first. This place is small and very popular. We showed up first time at around 8pm on a Saturday evening and we're not able to be served. We phoned a couple of evenings later, they couldn't fit us in straight away, but we got in the following evening at our preferred time. Food is all veggie, gluten free... More

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Kirkland, Washington, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

After wandering down a lonesome road in Stockholm, looking for Lao Wai, we found this unobtrusive little place packed to the gills with happy eaters. One hardworking waiter cared well for the whole restaurant. And, oh my! The food was extraordinary. Everything is vegan, gluten-free, and without MSG. Though I am not a vegetarian (my husband is) it was one... More

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Denmark
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Really good food but a bit expensive. Dishes cost from 195 SEK and upwards. Very friendly and smiling staff (1 person only) Small place, and we had not booked.. So luckily we got a table being just 2 persons. Small menu, but who cares? All vegan :-) We had a mushroom dish with tofu and rice, delicious. And though every... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This place was recommended to me by a work colleague. The restaurant is tiny with very few seats so fortunately we had booked. The menu is quite limited, however, there was a good choice of interesting sounding dishes. I really enjoyed the food. Everything is vegetarian and it a really good change to be able to pick anything from the... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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59 reviews 59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This place has some very well tasing chinese food. It might not (or maybe it might, I'm not sure) be what you'd call authentic chinese cousine but when it tastes like it does here, who cares? There are some well known classic dishes on the menu (e.g. Mapu Tofu) but they don't come in any way we've been served them... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Visited on the strength of the lonely planet review & was not disappointed. Excellent tofu dishes, very tasty although if you like spicy food it might be worth mentioning this when you order. Not sure how it rates for value as everything here seems expensive!

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