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Sodra Kyrkogatan 1, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
498-278702
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Late Night

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  • 47
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Impressive every time - flavors, service, athmosphere

So weird to find a outstanding Szechuan kitchen on an island in the Baltic sea. But it is real. And the food is just absolutely fantastic. The tofu, spare ribs... and the "meet heaven chicken in red chili" will make you grasp for air and order another serving. Highly recommended.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 4, 2014
Magnus H
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

So weird to find a outstanding Szechuan kitchen on an island in the Baltic sea. But it is real. And the food is just absolutely fantastic. The tofu, spare ribs... and the "meet heaven chicken in red chili" will make you grasp for air and order another serving. Highly recommended.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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212 reviews 212 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Sichuan spiced food is rather unusual in Sweden, but very tasty. This restaurant started about six years ago and is extremely popular. You need to make a reservation in advance. The menue offers a good selection of different meals with very different and unusual tastes. It is definitely not expensive and you should order 2-3 different items. Each one is... More 

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Emmaboda, Sweden
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Definitely not your usual Chinese restaurant starting by the name.The place has a few Asian items in it's decor but it is mostly a lively, trendy relaxed atmosphere and music. The menu is short (always a good sign) but the 6 dishes we tasted were absolutely delicious except one pork dish that I found horribly salty. ( We barely touched... More 

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Malmo, Sweden
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126 reviews 126 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
317 helpful votes 317 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I had an excellent dinner with a couple of friends at Surfers. The staff was great and assisted us in selecting seven or eight very good dishes. Everyting tasted great and I will surely visit Surfers again when returning to Visby!

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Ekero, Sweden
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I miss the amazing sichuan food you can get in Vancouver. When I saw this listed in my TripAdvisor app, I had to give it a try. I chose the sweet and crispy fish, shrimp balls (my server told me they are also called "lucky balls" because they are served at weddings), and ginger scented tofu. The best thing? not... More 

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Solna, Sweden
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Enjoyed a splendid dinner with my family. Really good service, nice atomsphere and - a fantastic variant of Sichuan food. You Will not be disappointed.

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Klintehamn, Sweden
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

If you love Asian food Surfers is an excellent chose. The staff presents the food and gives you advice how to combine a selection of smaller dishes to a nice dinner. The staff is very welcoming and the atmosphere is great. If want to relax take a drink the restaurant is a good chose, even if you’re not going to... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Cool place with a nice vibe - we called ahead and walked down and picked up our order. Spicy and well-prepared.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

The waitress is very nice and she introduced and explained every dishes we ordered. The food here tastes really good! I am a Chinese and I have to say the taste of the food is excellent. It makes me think of home. The price is a little bit high - 80 sek per dish. But I think it is still... More 

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Visby, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I reccomend Surfers for their food with extremely good and special dishes, so many flavours! Best in Visby!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sodra Kyrkogatan 1, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Gotland  >  Visby
  • Phone Number: 498-278702

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Chinese

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