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Swedish Taste

St. Eriksgatan 6, Gothenburg 40020, Sweden
+46 31 132 780
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Ranked #30 of 798 restaurants in Gothenburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $33 - $134
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Singapore, Singapore
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

this is a really good restaurant. There is a tendency nowadays to pair exotic ingredients with no regard to taste. As if individual tasty things should taste good together, not always so. Really nice pairings here, good wine list (i had a fabulous Bonne Mares when i was there) and good and unobtrusive service. The only downside is that the... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I took my father out for a "boys' night out" during his visit with us last week. My husband was away on a business trip for the week-end, I had arranged for a baby sitter for our son, and I finally, after living in Gothenburg for over twenty two years, got a chance to take my dad to the opera.... More

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Cook your self and eat Much more fun possible Unusual type of action if you like cooking Chefs are pretty good teaching good But don't cook in there if you are very hungry. More then ten person group take four hour cooking dinner Testing wine also good I can advise one a more in your life not too many.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We had our company Christmas dinner here. We had a private room upstairs. The view looked out at the opera house. The service was excellent. We had a six course meal with accompanying wine with each course. The food was delicious and artfully displayed. I tried foods that I haven't ventured to try before In Sweden. The meal did take... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

The food was nice but I didnt have a single wow experience, the retaurant is beautifully designed and the staff are knowledgable but it you have one night in the city and you are looking for the best that Gothenburg has to offer, sadly for me this is not the Place. In my opinion you get a better experience at... More

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Scotland
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123 reviews 123 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Three of us really enjoyed our experience at this popular restaurant opposite the new opera house. It is rather pretentious and the service was rather slow '(the cooking is here is one of the 'slow movement' styles' said my son!) however the overall experience was good. The restaurant itself if a little dark, but quite romantic. We were highly amused... More

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Oslo, Norway
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181 reviews 181 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Its one of the best restaurants in the Nordic countries. The food (try the tasting menu) is great, the service is 5 star, the waterfront location in front of the Opera and great contemporary interior, makes this restaurant one of my favorites! It will not disappoint.

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Trondheim, Norway
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Again, I had an opportunity to visit Swedish Taste in Gothenburg. Knowing Swedish Taste from earlier visits, the expectations were set quite high. And, did they deliver! All expectations were met with a good positive margin. The environment, the service and the food was excellent. You will find an interesting mix of traditional Swedish dishes mixed with innovative new dishes.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

Swedish Taste is an overpriced restaurant serving solid, but very simple food. While the food is decent, there is nothing special about it. Expect excruciatingly slow service and to be at the restaurant the entire evening. There are much better and more enjoyable places to eat in Gothenburg.

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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

This is one of the best restaurants in Gothenburg. In the center of the city, rather dull area but worth a visite.

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