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$$ - $$$
Bar, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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Dalagatan 50, Stockholm 10232, Sweden
+46 8 32 25 18
11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat - Sun 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been there before many years back and decided to go there again, it was better before but not that bad though, prices a bit high but ok for me

Thank JHE
Madison, Wisconsin
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

We took a Swedish couple here for dinner as a thank you. The food was really good, and they assured me it was very authentic. We all had something different, and all agreed it was well cooked. We also tried the local beer and desserts. The prices are on the upscale side, but everything in Stockholm is pricey for Americans.... More 

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Tennstopet billed as one of the places to eat traditional Swedish food. We opted for meatballs, sausage and the herring plate. Good size portions and tasty food. Good service from waiters who all speak English (as does everyone in Sweden). They have a good range of craft beers and ales.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

Had a loveley lunch here and would highly recommend it if you are in the area. It is quite crowded at lunch hours, but there should not be a problem getting a table for 2-4 persons. Prices are above average, but so is the food, so all in all I would say it is worth the price.

Thank John Ø
Vienna, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Stockholm just in time for drinks and dinner. We had flown in from the US and wanted to have authentic foods and drinks from the area. The hotel recommended Tennstopet and said we could eat in the bar area without reservations. It was a hilly, windy and cold 15 minute walk to the restaurant, so upon arriving... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

I go to Tennstopet sometimes for lunch and it's of good quality. It's not one of the cheaper places for lunch around Vasastan and the portions are not very big. Service is good though and food is always tasty if you are into typical Swedish food.

Thank Andreas K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Old style restaurant with traditional menu. Really good food and service. The goose menu served in the fall season is great. Slightly different from the average restaurant in its old style, slightly worn decor and with its traditional menu.

Thank Johan H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

This is a great place for good Swedish food. We ordered the herring platter for two and two main courses. But after the herring platter we cancelled because it was so much food - that and a few beers made for a very good meal. Other specialties were meats and poultry. Good desserts. The atmosphere is nice and informal. Excellent... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant feels very genuine and authentic. Heard that its been there since the 60s. Swedish husmanskost at lunchtime. Had a lovely Toast Skagen with lots of shrimps. A nice neighbourhood feeling. Worth a detour.

Thank Jorgen M A
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

They REQUIRE you to take off your coat even when you tell them you're still cold and then they charge you 40kr to get it back. NOT a happy customer.

Thank Dena B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$13 - $34
Bar, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dalagatan 50, Stockholm 10232, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Vasastan
  • Neighborhood: Vasastan
  • Phone Number: +46 8 32 25 18
"Where generations meet, thrive, eat and drink well." When you want food as it was before that taste as delicious then and now, is simply timeless classics.

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Staying in Vasastan

Neighborhood Profile
Vasastan is one of those neighborhoods that almost looks too good to be true. It has the winning combination of a central location, tranquility, and beautiful buildings – housing sophisticated bars and eateries – that makes this neighborhood Stockholm’s most sought-after place to live. If walking through this area makes you feel like walking through a fairy tale or picture book it’s no surprise, as it’s actually the film set of the famous Swedish children story Karlsson-on-the-Roof. No matter what season, Vasastan manages to impress in the sunshine, covered in snow and won’t even lose its charm when soaked in rain.
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