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Olrepubliken

Kronhusgatan 2B, Gothenburg, Sweden
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Ranked #35 of 802 restaurants in Gothenburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Scandinavian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Probably the biggest assortment of beer in Gothenburg.
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Probably the biggest assortment of beer in Gothenburg.
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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Great choose of beers, the food is nothing special,also over priced for the quality that you receive,I mean fish and chips and hamburger nothing special, the tartar is not really well made,so I really suggest just for drink some nice different beer.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We went for lunch, and opted for pulled pork and fish and chips. All good, but nothing extraordinary. The selection of beers where great, including a large selection of taps. However the beers where only served in 0,3l and up and no tasters/smaller sizes where possible (according to a grim barkeeper). If you really want to communicate and reach out... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

There is a "thing" for so-called English-pubs at the moment in Gothenburg (perhaps the whole of Sweden), which usually means a bar decorated to resemble a Victorian parlour pre-electricity: low lighting, flock wallpaper, dark furniture and paintings of hunts and/or ships on the wall. This is normally accompanied by so-so beer, mediocre food and not the most pleasant of staff.... More

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London
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88 reviews 88 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

This is...amazing. My friend took me and my partner here, and we would NEVER have found this ourselves. First, the staff are amazing. Passionate about their product and really welcoming - like something out of Cheers. I am not a huge fan of beer, but the guy and gal worked with me to find beers/ciders that I could found palatable.... More

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norway
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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

The beer selection is exellent, but a bit pricy. the food was very ggod, we had the beef tartar. the sides was unusual, but worked very well with the tartar. All in all, if you are a beer hound and need a snack, go there!

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

I will be honest: we did not feel entirely welcome when we walked into Ölrepubliken. The main waiter seemed laconic, overly serious and, to put it simply, not at all happy to have us at his place. He was not rude at any point, he just did not seem very welcoming. As the night progressed, we realised that that was... More

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Padua, Italy
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76 reviews 76 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

a paradise for beer lovers, there is a very big choice, the staff knows how to advise customers and direct them to the appropriate type for the your palate. Unfortunately, the prices are, at least for us tourists, very high. Anyhow, recommend going there

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Beers variety is just amazing at this bar. Lots of ALEs, IPAs, Weiss, pilsens, lagers. I ate a spicy barbecue rib and it was just perfect! If you're really fond of beers, thats the bar to go in Gothenburg!

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

This is a MUST when you come to Gothemburg. You have several burger options, also a 600 gr. one, and a huge beer option.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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110 reviews 110 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Tried this place (again) with a bunch of customers (totally 15) and tried their beer tasting menu. Since we where so many we got access to their VIP-lounge. Our waiter was very experienced and had picked up out lots of surprises among their different kinds of beers. The food was delicious (I had a juicy burger) and well presented.

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