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14 Oxtorgsgatan, Stockholm 111 57, Sweden
+46 8220952
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had five and three dishes. All was delicious. Would say this place is more for food lovers not picky eaters! All meals come with recommended wine which was delicious. We visited on a Friday but Booked a couple of hours beforehand via bookatable. Would say you should book advance.

Thank Mary B
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had lunch here with a colleague. Nice interior, service was good. I had the char and a colleague had the burger. Neither were great, but neither were bad. I felt that my portion was a too small, but the burger on the other hand was too big. Wouldn't rush back.

Thank NeilRobbins_UK
Collierville, Tennessee
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sweet spouse likes to cater to my vegetarian diet. I like to cater to his love of seafood. He won this night and it was just not my kind of place. Tapas based on taste. There were several vegetarian option as well as meat options. The dishes were just modern and not my taste. The host was also a... More 

Thank kellyhende
London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fine dining the Swedish way: great atmosphere and friendly staff. The concept is simple: you select 3, 5 or 7 dishes (from a list of about 20), all named after a flavour or spice. Special recommendation for ginger, truffle, hazelnut and tarragon. There is an option to pair each dish with a matching wine which we did not select. The... More 

Thank mmadar
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't think the venue considered itself to be cheap and although I liked the idea of the 'tapas' size dishes one could choose from, the quality between the dishes varied dramatically. I would not call it experimental cuisine but it was funky enough to border on pretentious. Five of us went and we ate the entire menu except two... More 

Thank Krzysztof D
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are “foodie” and would like to try a whole new experience to Swedish cuisine, this is a place you can’t miss. Tasting menu includes dishes you certainly would not get anywhere else such as: Swedish wild boar, carrot & rapseed oil or cod, brussels sprouts and apple, or sirloin, bleak roe (a caviar tyoe) and cress. In any... More 

Thank Alejandro Franc... C
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The food was sublime, the wine pairings spot on. One small minus - the staff was amazing but there was nowhere near enough of them.

Thank Sara P
Stockholm, Sweden
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Was here for a business lunch with a large group of about 15 people. The service was prompt and organized. We had a few dishes to choose from, and everybody enjoyed their food. They even had yummy cookies and coffee that were included. Heard the dinner here is great, although a bit pricey.

Thank Sthlm2000
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

In my opinion, to say that Smak serves "tapas"-like food is both missing the point, and failing to do justice to the intelligence of the restaurant's concept. Smak offers a tasting menu where you select each course yourself on the basis of each dish's defining taste and a subsequent list of ingredients. It's clever and unique, and yielded some of... More 

Thank Sarah G
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at Smak and were immediately greeted warmly by the hostess. We chose 5 courses initially - the menu was extensive and complex but really exciting and delicious. There was a blip with our meal but the customer service of the waitress and the front of house hostess was second to none. They rectified the small error immediately, apologised... More 

Thank Molly E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Oxtorgsgatan, Stockholm 111 57, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Norrmalm
  • Neighborhood: Norrmalm
  • Phone Number: +46 8220952
Smak på Restaurangen is located in Stockholm city centre, just a stone's throw from Hötorget. The concept is all about flavours, where you are given three choices - three, five or seven small dishes in which the influential flavor gives its name to the dish. You simply make your order by circling your choice on the menu. The same goes for wines and other beverages, which are also available in smaller tasting glasses, all to give you the possibility to try as many flavours as you wish. Smak på Restaurangen is part of the famous Group F12.

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Staying in Norrmalm

Neighborhood Profile
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street, Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and Åhléns City juxtaposed with Stockholm’s most modern shopping mall, Mood Stockholm. Visitors to this area get to experience the unique Swedish philosophy of protecting cultural heritage while also staying on top of fashion innovation and modern architecture.