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Sodra Kyrkogatan 1, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
498-278702
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  • 53
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  • 31
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Just awesome in every way!

I love this restaurant, I try to visit it every time I visit lovely Visby. The food is super great and the drinks... Wow! You can actually have an "apple pie drink" for dessert if you've eaten too much and can not squeeze down more food. If you are two people or more I recommend that you order... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
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Åkersberga
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  • Late Night
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Åkersberga
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I love this restaurant, I try to visit it every time I visit lovely Visby. The food is super great and the drinks... Wow! You can actually have an "apple pie drink" for dessert if you've eaten too much and can not squeeze down more food. If you are two people or more I recommend that you order different dishes... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Food was ok, but nothing special if you compare to other Chinese/Dim sum places elsewhere. But ok enough.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

One of the best eateries I have been to anywhere in Europe. Odd to find a place in middle of the Baltic that serves traditional Chinese provincial dishes. The servers were beyond helpful on their recommendations and service. If you are coming to this island destination this is a must place to eat at. Make sure to make a reservation... More 

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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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224 reviews 224 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 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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132 reviews 132 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
372 helpful votes 372 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
27 helpful votes 27 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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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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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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