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G Swensons Krog

$$ - $$$
Swedish, Seafood, European, Scandinavian
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2 Paal Romares Gata, Torekov 269 77, Sweden
+46 431 36 45 90
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed August 21, 2014

We stay in Torekov every summer for more than 25 years and have also visited this establishment once every summer the last years. But no more. It has always been over priced and the last years also pretentious. This is probably because the place is targeting the "nouveau riches" type of visitors primarily from the Stockholm area and expats, visiting... More 

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Thank Olof M
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Reviewed July 26, 2014

An oasis of quality in the Torekov culinary scene, Swensons remains a safe bet. The homey ambiance and fresh decor creates a space that is welcoming and befitting to all, from beach bums to the occasional A list celebrity. The food is elegant without being overly complicated, and is so fresh you get the sense that a local farmer came... More 

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Reviewed August 11, 2013

Despite being a nice venue and location, this is very poor value for money! They charge extra ordinary high prices for food and wine but all of the food we got was cold when served and the meat of a poor quality. Their fish was ok but not worth the money. Don't go there unless you don't know how to... More 

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New York City, New York
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42 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed September 24, 2012

Great food, great service, great atmosphere! Ask for a cocktail made with Karlsson's Gold potato vodka - it's a local vodka made from new potatoes that are grown only in this region!

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Gdynia, Poland
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628 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 439 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2012

Torekov is a small town but even here you can find nice restaurant. Prices are more or less the same as other restaurants located on the seaside. If you would spend a few days in this area it is good idea to take a ferry to beautiful island Hallands Vadero and going back order a dinner in this restaurant.

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77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2012 via mobile

A nice place for a meal, with excellent staff and a good kitchen. Just a few dishes on the menue, all with good quality.

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1 Thank CBxGBG
Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2012

This is an outstanding family run restaurant, with loads of history to back up the excellent service, fantastic food, and very well matched wine list. Really nice atmosphere and so close to the harbour for a nice stroll after dinner. Definitely a must visit if in the area!

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Swedish, Seafood, European, Scandinavian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Paal Romares Gata, Torekov 269 77, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Skane County  >  Torekov
  • Phone Number: +46 431 36 45 90
Description
A family owned restaurant from 1907 with perfect setting in the picturesque old fishing village Torekov.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?