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Lingon Svenskt kok & bar

Svartbacksgatan 30, Uppsala, Sweden
+46 18 101224
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Ranked #76 of 245 Restaurants in Uppsala
Cuisines: Swedish
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Uppsala, Sweden
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

What can I say? I used to have better experiences in this restaurant. However, this time, cod was served with some horrible sauce with disgusting flavor. I'll give it one more try, but, for now, the restaurant is classified as "not good for my taste".

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Stockholm
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Went to Lingon for lunch. It is clearly overpriced, small portions and with a side salad consisting only of green leaves... Worst of all was that the food was cold. Cold cooked potatoes and cold fish! No- it was not sushi... The waiters seem stressed out, impatient and did not smile once or at least stand still while taking the... More

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Cambrils, Spain
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Some friends that live in Uppsala and have been at the restaurant a couple of times before wanted to take us here for dinner. Our friend booked the restaurant with the condition of not eating at the terrace. When we arrived (5ºC aprox outside) and asked about the reservation and the fact of eating inside they said our freind didn't... More

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Umea, Sweden
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I had been 2 times before at Lingon and I liked the food and service. Now I had 8 visitors and I wanted to show them a restaurant with typical Swedish food in a cosy wooden house. Note that they have a service outdoors and indoors (wooden house). I decided to book a table at Lingon indoors so I sent... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This was my first time visit to Sweden. One of my colleagues suggested me to try the food here for some good Swedish food. Staff is friendly. I had the Swedish meatballs with the recommended admirals ale. Very good, home pickled cucumbers and lingonberries complemented the creamy (it was extremely tasty and rich) brown sauce and juicy meatballs. One downside... More

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Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Four of us went to Lingon for dinner on the advice of the concierge at our hotel. The restaurant has a very nice atmosphere, and we had excellent service. I had a carpaccio appetizer (which was first rate) and Biff Rydberg for the main course. The beef dish was tasty but it was not very warm by the time it... More

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Uppsala, Sweden
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Took a group of eight here but perhaps a dinner review would be fairer for the place as the lunch menu is a bit sad to be honest. Three choices salmon, bacon and beef patty all with potatoes and a big bowl of salad to serve yourself from. Not really what I was expecting considering the reviews and comments from... More

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Cagliari
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146 reviews 146 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I have been here with some collegues from work while we were in Uppsala. We had a recommendation for this restaurant from the hotel staff. The place is very nice and cozy, you do get the relaxed Swedish atmosphere. The manager/owner/waiter (he did all these!) had a nice deep voice, one you won’t forget! He is very kind (but who... More

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Uppsala, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We went for lunch and I chose the ribs. Whilst waiting, we had the usual help-yourself salad with bread selection but also a chicken soup. We had to wait five minutes for the harassed staff to replenish the bowls so we could try it, but it was very busy. Quite peppery at first, which gave way to an incredible saltiness... More

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Jakarta
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98 reviews 98 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013 via mobile

The meatballs? OK, but not great. The mashed patatoes with it was a large quantity but too much salt. The seafood salad was tasty. Sitting outside was nice Sweden seems expensive country. Lounging seems to be the norm.

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