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Gondolen

Stadsgarden 6, Stockholm 104 65, Sweden
08-641 70 90
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Ranked #94 of 1,980 restaurants in Stockholm
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $161
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Eriks Gondolen in Södermalm floats between the sky and the sea with a breathtaking view over Lake Mälaren and the beginnings of the archipelago in Saltsjön. A restaurant with 320 covers, a gem since 1935, comprised of the Dining Room, the Kitchen, the Bar and the Banqueting Rooms ?Kungarummet? and ?Redarsalen?. In the summer the Grill Bar on the roof terrace is open. Restaurang Gondolen is no less than a modern classic in Sweden's gastronomic world. A place to see and to be seen. At lunch classic homely fare is served such as veal in dill sauce, homemade black pudding or steamed haddock with prawns and horseradish. On the dinner menu are dishes such as a platter of pickled and Baltic herring, seafood cocktail with Norway lobster au gratin, gremolata baked angler fish with ratatouille or roast fillet of veal with a cep confit.
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
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English first
Vienna, Austria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

average food, bad service and a spectacular view. This is maybe because they survive as a tip in Stockholm.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Really nice view and central location. They might need to clean a little bit better the windows in order to make it even better. The food is really nice and the views are amazing. You can also go to the bar, however, I would recommend to try the food there.

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Aarhus, Denmark
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Excelent view and location, this place is not "hip" cool or cozy, but the cooking is very good, and all ingredients are top class - lobster, lamb rack, ox fillet etc. 495skr for a three coarse dinner is ok compared to swedish prices

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

I haven t tested the restaurant, only the bar, definitely worth it. The view is really beautiful!it was a couple of years ago but would really like to go when i am back in stockholm

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Northampton, MA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Our blow-out dinner in Stockholm took place at Eriks Gondolen located in the Slussen area near Gamla Stan. The service was attentive and the food amazing. My husband said it was the best food we've had on our trip to Scandinavia and we've eaten really well. The views from our table on both sides of the narrow restaurant extension leading... More

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sao paulo, brazil
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126 reviews 126 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The restaurant setting is great, with a nice view of Stockholm. We got their degustation menu with wine pairing. Although the swedish caviar and fish were tasty, the other dishes were heterogeneous. Except for the prosecco, the wine pairing was not satisfactory. Although service was adequate, it was not what we expected in a gourmet restaurant.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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49 reviews 49 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

It is a great restaurant. Yet there might be some building constructions disturbing you since they are rebuilding the area Slussen and nothing works the way it should. Travel out to the Bergian Garden instead to enjoy the old Orangery.

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We visited Gondolen on a Monday night. The place was buzzing but not too loud. We had a drink at the bar and took in the wonderful views. Our table for two was next to the window and again it was great to see the views. The food was great lovely fresh fish and the desserts were absolutely gorgeous. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

good vine, great view, ok food. Old elevator. if you want to see harbor it would a great idea to go to the top and get some good vine.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We celebrated a birthday with a dinner at Gondolen. Brilliant food and excellent service, Classic swedish standard. Great drinks and for sure Worth a visit. They even arranged for us to take a dessert with us to the hotel as My sitter had to stay home with a Young baby and couldnt make it.

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