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Viktoriagatan 12C, Gothenburg 411 25, Sweden (Formerly Kock & VIn - Bjorns Bar)
031 7017979
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Ranked #9 of 846 Restaurants in Gothenburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Cuisines: Swedish, Scandinavian, Contemporary
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Oslo, Norway
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

What an experience in Koka! Incredible from the beginning (the homemade butter) to the end (cream cheese ice cream). The wine list is one of the best I ever had. With some unknown flavours, everything shows the amount of effort and research they put in. The atmosphere is great and not pretentious. In a word: perfect

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Scandanavia is real foodie place and this restaurant in Sweden's second city didn't disappoint. Pick a 3, 5 or 7 course meal and away you go. If you need 6....that's ok too. My daughter and I enjoyed it all. Fun, accessible and delicious. Not horribly expensive and great environment.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Koka is a unique restaurant with great Swedish food. It is clear that attention to detail is paid in every aspect from the service to the food.

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Vienna, Austria
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Both the cuisine and the interior are truly based on local resources. We had an amazing variety of berries, roots, fish and greens that represented everything that's great about the Swedish summer. Even the details were right, like the typically Swedish wooden butter knives or beautiful smooth stones from the skerry coast as knife rests. The staff is nice and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

As all things Swedish, this place is quite trendy. And because all things Swedish also seems quite pricey, we decided to go for the 3 course meal but even then I think we ended up having about 8 dishes each because of the various amuse bouche! Excellent customer service by staff who know their food and wine menus well. Would... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We had an wonderfull evening there boath having the 5 course menue. The courses were all very good. Staff was very friendly. they had a mixup in the kitchen so we had to wait a bit for the starters but they excuse (which for me is enough). I think it is great value for what you get and the water... More 

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Breda, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Restaurant serving local food with international touch. The staf is great and give you feeling to be with friends. Still taking care of all the small things. The restaurant servers 3, 5, 6 or 8 dishes, with possible wine arrangement. All are small presents.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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96 reviews 96 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Had an exceptional experience. Service was great. 3 course set dinner was more than enough, with all the little extras you get. Food was exciting, well presented and really interesting in terms of the mix of textures and flavours. The pork belly was a stand out dish. Reminded me of Dabbous or a Texture in London. If you want tasty... More 

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Pavia, Italy
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

What to say, this reastaurant is a bit strange as it does not have a menu. Every day the proposal changes, you can only choose in between the number of courses (3, 5, 7). And, also, if you want a wine menu or not. I decided to have a three courses dinner with wine menu, and the quality of food... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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75 reviews 75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

After reading so many good reviews , I had expected more then I got. ( for the price ) I chose the 7 courses, but there were only one that I remembered the next day . . so I had to find the menu to write this review. I would say that still only 2 of the 7 courses ,... More 

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Additional Information about Koka

Address: Viktoriagatan 12C, Gothenburg 411 25, Sweden (Formerly Kock & VIn - Bjorns Bar)
Phone Number: 031 7017979
Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Vastra Gotaland County  >  Gothenburg
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Cuisine: Swedish, Scandinavian, Contemporary

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