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14 Karlbergsvaegen, Stockholm 113 27, Sweden
+46 8 527 281 00
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“meatballs” (55 reviews)
“mousseline” (3 reviews)
“hash browns” (3 reviews)
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European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
14 Karlbergsvaegen, Stockholm 113 27, Sweden
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Eight of us visited Tranan in June of 2018 on a friends’ trip from the US. This place has operated in the same location since 1929, under a number of owners. The current incarnation showcases Swedish minimalist interiors with a menu of staples and a...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wife & I dined on a Monday night. We didn't have reservations, but they had one inside table for 2 available. Lucky us! Service was prompt - waiter spoke several languages, including English. Terrific wine list - we settled on a 2010 burgundy - yes,...More

Thank kphelpsCincinnati
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal but the service was terrible, we ordered a Toast Skagen that never turned up, had to wait 10 minutes for a drink, we thought because we weren’t preserving alcohol we dropped down the pecking order, after my parts we had...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We happened to come across Tranan by chance and were lucky to get a table among a very busy dinner crowd. While the place is quite packed, the service and food were great and it was one of the best meals we had on that...More

Thank TravelOwl208
Reviewed April 19, 2018

We found this place by pure luck on the internet and couldn't have been happier with our choice for the first evening in Stockholm. I had the fried herring with browned butter and potato pure and a salad and it was unique and delicious. My...More

Thank Ange516
Reviewed April 14, 2018

On our last evening in Stockholm we visited this restaurant with the sole purpose of finally having Swedish meatballs. One day before I looked around the internet, and as I read the best meatballs are served here. We were lucky because I could make a...More

Thank sbetti90
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

We tried the meatballs.It was delicious. The place is small,it was crowded with people but luckily we got a small table.All together the atmosphere was romantic.They serve the traditional Swedish meals and have Hungarian and Slovakian wines.

Thank Zsófi E
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Fried Baltic herring with potato puree and browned butter served everyday since 1929. A real treat! Also many other Swedish Classics that are not so easy to find on today's (over)sophisticated foodscene.

Thank kattullus
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

When the restaurant gets filled with guests that lovely sound of chatting and living people surrounds you just enough to not take over the conversation. The menu is varied and contains many Swedish classics. The tartar I had was very fine and delicious. The servants...More

Thank Johan R
Reviewed January 9, 2018

We didn't have a booking, just crossed fingers, when we showed up with a group of 7 at 6:30pm on a Tuesday night in December. Fortunately, they had a 6 top, and we were willing to put one on the end, so they could seat...More

Thank gte375n
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combination of a central location, tranquility, and
beautiful buildings – housing sophisticated bars and
eateries – that makes this neighborhood Stockholm’s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Karlbergsvaegen, Stockholm 113 27, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Vasastan
  • Neighborhood: Vasastan
  • Phone Number: +46 8 527 281 00
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