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Gondolen

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Slussen
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Central European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
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6 Stadsgaarden, Stockholm 116 45, Sweden
08-641 70 90
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Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Mon 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The view is amazing and gives the restaurant a unique unique atmosphere. Check the old advertising signed from the top of the neighbor building. Food was delicious, service was excellent and a nice evening overall.

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Folsom, California
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great view and superb restaurant located in downtown Stockholm. Great bar as well. Gourmet menu. The best in town.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Upper restaurant on rooftop overlooks the city and is more of a vibrant hipster scene. Restaurant on the main level below the rooftop is fine dining. Both are restaurants are owned by same person so they dont care which one you go to. For more vibrant scene pick rooftop

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Shanghai
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sited in Södermalm's heights above Slussen (the lock connecting Södermalm Island with Gamla Stan (Old Town) island, the main draw are the panoramic views. We visited several times and were never disappointed (champagne helps). The seafood, so often the case in Stockholm, was excellent: char, herring, kalix löjrom (roe), crayfish, lobster.... Some here have described the service less favorably than... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I happened to visit Gondolen, a fine dining restaurant with my wife and her friends. The Stockholm city view from the restaurant was really pretty. I liked their desserts.

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Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 542 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Crossing Skeppsbron to Sodermalm this intriguing edifice was to be seen. We stepped in for a cocktail and stayed for dinner. From the interesting cocktail selection we went for a Ruby Collins and a Mai-Tai, both grand. It was such a lovely location with panoramic views we decided to extend our stay and asked for the dinner menu. For this... More 

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Downey, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Limited selection for vegetarians but what they made was great! Very nice view! Recommend this restaurant. Easy access via metro in sondermalm.

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London, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view was actually not as exciting as I've hoped. I'm sure there are better spots in the city. At the entrance, when we just walked in (with a reservation) the host immediately told us at which time they needed the table back. Great for my appetite! Food was a great introduction to Swedish food, with a nice focus on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lovely cocktails in the Gondolen bar and then ate on their terrace restaurant above. Really good food, lovely views.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view is great and the food is very good. My wife is a vegetarian and there were limited options on the menu; however, she really like what she ordered. Service was great. Would highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$161
Cuisine
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Central European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Stadsgaarden, Stockholm 116 45, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Slussen
  • Neighborhood: Slussen
  • Phone Number: 08-641 70 90
Description
Eriks Gondolen in Södermalm floats between the sky and the sea with a breathtaking view over Lake Mälaren and the beginnings of the archipelago in Saltsjön. A restaurant with 320 covers, a gem since 1935, comprised of the Dining Room, the Kitchen, the Bar and the Banqueting Rooms ?Kungarummet? and ?Redarsalen?. In the summer the Grill Bar on the roof terrace is open. Restaurang Gondolen is no less than a modern classic in Sweden's gastronomic world. A place to see and to be seen. At lunch classic homely fare is served such as veal in dill sauce, homemade black pudding or steamed haddock with prawns and horseradish. On the dinner menu are dishes such as a platter of pickled and Baltic herring, seafood cocktail with Norway lobster au gratin, gremolata baked angler fish with ratatouille or roast fillet of veal with a cep confit.

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Staying in Slussen

Neighborhood Profile
Slussen
A unique mix of grotesque 1960s concrete urban vision and cosy historical Swedish brick houses, Slussen has become one of Stockholm’s most architecturally edgy and controversial neighborhoods. Plans to rebuild the area have been on the agenda for decades, however, so far no agreement could be reached, which is the reason for the continuing decay of its brutalist substance. Nevertheless, the museums and the main shopping street, Götgatan, attract both locals and tourists with Sweden’s most fashion-forward clothing retailers, hipster coffee shops and restaurants. Once the lights are out, the area turns into a bustling nightlife haven, catering to all preferences, from posh hotel bars to sweaty underground nightclubs. There is no better place to experience the clash between old and new Sweden.