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Operakallarens bakficka

Jakobs Torg 10, Stockholm, Sweden (Norrmalm)
08-6765809
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Ranked #134 of 2,117 Restaurants in Stockholm
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $29
Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Neighborhood: Norrmalm
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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Germany
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

If you want to smell like a meatball and want be treated very unfriendly after you were waiting 25 minutes patiently, this is the place to be. Unfortunately a very disappointing place!

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We couldn't go home without trying Swedish meatballs and as so many had them to offer we relied on our 'Top 10 Stockholm' guide where this was placed at #1. The quaint 28 seated restaurant (the hip pocket) built a great authentic atmosphere - we chose to have our own table around the outside rather than sit at the counter.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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109 reviews 109 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The food was excellently prepared and enjoyed the many tastes of their Herring Sampler. We both had quenelles of salmon as a main and were impressed by their taste and texture. Far more delicate than we have had in North America. The "cafe" is small and has a warm atmosphere and the service style fits the place.

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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Cozy restaurant, really just one room with excellent service and a wonderful menu. Well-heeled older clientele. Quiet. The caviar and crayfish starters are the best I've had in Scandinavia. Portions are large, the staff will readily split servings. We've already been twice this trip, and plan to go back at least once more!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We were looking for an authentic experience and that's exactly what we got! Great service, fab food and all in a wonderful location! Settled in at the bar / table and enjoyed people watching whilst eating the nicest of meatballs and mash meals!

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The outdoor terrace was not available and so we sat at the bar rather like you do in a Suchi restaurant. The meatballs (a Swedish speciality) and mash were really tasty and the service was very good. Some of our party went back later in the week and enjoyed it again. It's fun, atmospheric but the food is good, not... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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142 reviews 142 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The place was operating with a restricted holiday menu (no specials), but tucked away in a quiet side street behind the opera building opposite a pretty church, this was a great lunch spot outside on a hot August day. The starters were particularly good, notably the crayfish toast, and the mixed plate of pickled herrings. Excellent bread too! But the... More 

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Genoa, Italy
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I has been here 20 years ago--and had fond memories of the place--so I decided to give it another try. No disappointment! The place is simple and it's probably best in summertime when you can sit outside at their small terrace. Servide and food are very good. I had an elegant, very abundant shrimp salad for lunch with super fresh... More 

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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

I was searching for a place in the centre of Stockholm to try out the meatballs. Having been a connoisseur of the IKEA meatballs for many years, I wanted to see what they really should be like in their homeland. Having done some searching, many locations were recommended, but all just a bit to far away for my short visit.... More 

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158 reviews 158 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We seated on the outdoor as the weather was very nice. The waiting staff was efficient and responsive. We ordered 2 main dishes, the meatball and the tartar steak. Nothing to say about the food, the meatballs comes with berries and the tartare with butter, nice Swedish food. We shared an almond cake which was very nice.

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Additional Information about Operakallarens bakficka

Address: Jakobs Torg 10, Stockholm, Sweden
Phone Number: 08-6765809
Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Norrmalm
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 29

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