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Villa Tottebo

Parkv. 1, Are, Sweden
0046647-506 20
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Ranked #4 of 43 Restaurants in Are
Description: In Åre you'll find this old hunting lodge reminiscent of the end of the nineteenth century, but which is now home to the Villa Totebo restaurant. The open fire in the dining room spreads warmth and the bar lights up in the winter gloom. The menu contains the best of modern European cooking, with inspiration from other parts of the world as well. The kitchen uses by choice ingredients from Jämtland and other regions in northern Sweden. There are also set menus and a party menu.
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Description: In Åre you'll find this old hunting lodge reminiscent of the end of the nineteenth century, but which is now home to the Villa Totebo restaurant. The open fire in the dining room spreads warmth and the bar lights up in the winter gloom. The menu contains the best of modern European cooking, with inspiration from other parts of the world as well. The kitchen uses by choice ingredients from Jämtland and other regions in northern Sweden. There are also set menus and a party menu.
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England
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Welcoming restaurant, good service, pleasant atmosphere. My husband and I both chose the same two courses, reindeer tartar, followed by artic char. The tartar was delicious and beautifully presented, unfortunately however the next course let things down. The char was not very flavoursome, although perhaps that is to be expected, I have only had it this one occasion. The vegetables... More

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Moscow, Russia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This restaurant is located in the heart of Are. It services excellent food, also seafood was fantastic , very good choice of wines and warm atmosphere .

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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

A great deal of thought has gone into this restaurant. On its face, it is local produce and high-end Swedish cuisine. However, the quality of the food, the comfort of the space and the architecture all enhance the experience. By Swedish standards (i.e. a country with a government alcohol monopoly) the wine list is very good. Reindeer, elk, arctic char,... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

If you're in this Restaurant in the heart of Are (next to the train station) you fell like you sit in a living room of a Swedish home. It is very cosy and the food is excellent. The restaurant serves local food and have an open kitchen and friendly staff. If you're looking foor a cheap restaurant, you should look... More

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Trondheim, Norge
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

If you want to have a good dinner in Åre, this is the place. We where there on a quit busy monday evening (considering there was only one waitress), but we where seated right away and our waitress took our drink order. Even though she had other guests to attent to, she patientlly explaint us the things from the meny... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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163 reviews 163 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

cosy restaurants , amazing local food a bit pricy they have amazing meet , the service was normal , the have bar in the top opens at 10 pm , enjoy

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Stockholm, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Lodge Tottebo (Villa Tottebo) is a must if you like fine dining the traditional Swedish way. The kitchen is always on there toes to deliver first class meals. Unfortunately the service level do not match the excellent chefs. Unneccesary mistakes happens from time to time. Nice wine selection, flexible and very affordable taste menu. Good kids menu! Reservations are recommended.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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133 reviews 133 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012 via mobile

Great tasting menu including marinated grouse, raindeer filet, locally produced cheese, and icecream with cloudberries. Excellent wine list, cosy atmosphere, and friendly but a bit inexperienced service staff

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

Villa Tottebo, like many of the buildings in Sweden, is made of wood, but once inside the feeling is of a large country house. The dining areas are intimate, the service attentive and the range of locally sourced food, wide. This was one of the few local restaurants to remain open after the end of August. Our table for two... More

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netherlands
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

we love to come to Are in winter and one of the things beside skiing and snow we are looking forward to is having diner at Villa Tottebo. so far it never let us down. delicious!

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