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Faros

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SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
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1 Sofiagatan | Stockholm, Stockholm 116 40, Sweden
(0)84421414
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been here many times and the food has been amazing every time. Have been there with my husband, with family and with friends, it works everytime! I have also recommended it a couple of times when friends asked me where to eat in Stockholm, it is constantly good...

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Thank emilia h
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quiet atmosphere, nobody was stressed but still our food was served quickly. Salad was served together with the main course, I would have expected it as a starter. Meals were very tasty, we really enjoyed it. We would go there again.

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Thank Martin G
Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Terrible food and terrible service. The waiters were not helpful when we asked for gluten free and vegetarian food. The food tasted like it had been pre-made the day before or in the morning and then heated just before served. It was brown and bland and we could not finish it. Not even the beetroots were fresh but tasted like... More 

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Thank Illmademute
Stockholm County, Sweden
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Very good grek food fantastic taste think I wase in the Grece Nice place for big grup or couples perfect services.

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Thank PlazzaB
Stockholm, Sweden
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

The food is tasty and the atmosphere is nice as well. The personal speaks english, swedish and greek. The prices are logical according to the prices inrelevant restaurants in stockholm and the place is quite reachable.

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Thank Eirinibozini B
Mariehamn, Finland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We just walked into this restaurant with no expactations. what a surprice ! Good food, helpfull andvserviceminded staff. We had two children with us and the staff was very helpfull and understanding to the tired kids

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

On a quiet corner in Sodermalm, this restaurant offers tasty Greek dishes. We especially enjoyed the baklava, with delicious vanilla ice cream. The seafood and lamb were both excellent.

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Thank JeannetteMinnesota
Jægerspris
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Went here on a business dinner, and staff, service and chef all did a good job. The food came quickly and was very good. Cozy place, good for familiy dinners. I would come back.

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Thank Kvinding
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Nice restaurant with really friendly service from all waiter staff. Generous with bread and home made bread spread. Cold water on the table automatically. The problem comes when trying the food. Something must be wrong in the kitchen. Ordered beans in tomato sauce for starter. not seasoned, and some of the beans very hard. I had Bifteki Gemisto for main... More 

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Thank WaltD66
Stockholm, Sweden
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78 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I was not really impressed with the food of this restaurant. Nothing bad, just a bit too oily and not especially great quality. It was a busy Saturday but the service took forever and it felt like the waiter had almost forgotten us. On the pricey side for what you get. You can find better greek restaurant and not too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$22 - $100
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, European, Grill
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Sofiagatan | Stockholm, Stockholm 116 40, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
  • Neighborhood: SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
  • Phone Number: (0)84421414

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in SoFo & Medborgarplatsen

Neighborhood Profile
SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
Throughout the last decades these neighborhoods transformed from a rather quiet residential area into the birthplace of Swedish hipsterism and became Sweden’s main hub for new fashion labels, independent coffee shops and innovative gastropub concepts. Despite their extreme transformation, SoFo (South of Folkungagatan) & Medborgarplatsen managed to hold on to their residential charm and quietness and became one of the most sought-after places to live among young people in Stockholm. This neighborhood is also home to Sweden’s highest student hall, Skrapan, which used to be the head office of the tax authorities and now combines a mix of student hall and shopping mall with a bar on top.