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St hansgatan 40, Visby, Gotland, Sweden
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12:00 pm - 3:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Good food and atmosphere

In the oldest part of Visby in the main square is this gem of a restaurant. More suited to carnivores than vegetarians (hence the slight rating reduction) perhaps but nonetheless great food in a great atmosphere with super service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 3, 2015
Ian G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

In the oldest part of Visby in the main square is this gem of a restaurant. More suited to carnivores than vegetarians (hence the slight rating reduction) perhaps but nonetheless great food in a great atmosphere with super service.

Thank Ian G
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176 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

There are plenty of restaurants around the old main square in Visby, and as in other towns it reminds a bit of a 'food court' ... Here, however, offer more based on food from Gotland, although the dishes tend to be similar to most places. Munkkällaren ('Munk Basement') has good service, moderate prices and tasty food. A safe bet -... More 

Thank Thomas J
Yerevan, Armenia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Great location in the main square of the city, average food, not expensive, but not too impressive. Free wifi was a plus.

Thank DerHova
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35 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We spent late summer weekend at Visby in marvelous sunny weather. We had three evening meals close to Stora Torget. Here we were served lamb and fishsoup to our satisfaction but not above it. Service was correct and professional.

Thank FredrikHenry
Gothenburg, Sweden
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42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

We had lunch at Munkkällaren with our family. The reason for the high rating from my side is: Very friendly and attentive staff, very good offers for lunch in terms of price and dishes that suited the full family - and the meal was great! Location at the main square was also very nice, overlooking a church ruin.

Thank jessieno
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

A very good restaurant at Stortorget, in the center of the old town. Nice personal. The hamburgers where the best Burger so far this Year. The lunchprises are Ok. Otherwise is it a rather expansiv restaurant.

Thank Rolf A
Pattaya, Thailand
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119 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

The food was just ok. The service was not good. Delivered wrong dish, no napkins, had to ask for silverware twice. Location is great though.

Thank craigt3365
Hovik, Norway
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85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Great location, overlooking the square and the old church walls. very nice fish stew with safran. Nice place for good food or a glass of good wine

Thank Elin1363
Malmo, Sweden
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173 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The location of Munkkällaren is great, however the food is half hearted and not as good as the other restaurants in the neighbourhood. The staff is very friendly.

Thank suntrip62
Linkoping, Sweden
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

You have a feeling that this is a tourist trap, but it isn't. Quite OK place.Friendly staff, food OK, prices not too bad. I could come back here.

Thank Predrag P

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: St hansgatan 40, Visby, Gotland, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Gotland  >  Visby
  • Phone Number: 0498271400

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am

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