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Cafe Varvet

Langejorden 10, Branno 430 85, Sweden
+46 31 50 80 66
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible16%
Jul 19, 2017
“Leisure trip”
Aug 10, 2016
“Great location for a beer haven ”
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European, Street Food, Swedish, Scandinavian, Seafood, Danish
$$ - $$$
Langejorden 10, Branno 430 85, Sweden
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Excellent views. Good food. Relaxing atmosphere...nice walk from the ferry. Great place for lunch ..getaway from the city.

Thank Serban P
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

We stayed on the island few days. The first time we went to Varvet it was raining like crazy, so the experience wasn't that good. Difficult to enjoy when you freeze. We went here again when the sun showed up few days later. The place...More

Thank Avital D
Reviewed August 6, 2016

Relaxing Cafe. This island is fantastic! You surley like to take the long-way ferry that stops over serveral islands and comes in the southern part of the island, from there you can walk over the island that is really full of Swedish houses of red-wood,...More

Thank Sohail B
Reviewed August 2, 2016

Had some great tacos here: mole and veg for me and chicken for my husband. I loved the atmosphere: discarded boat pieces lying around, some functioning as seating and others as art statements. People sipping drinks in the sunshine as a band played (as you...More

Thank genibre69
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Carefully selected, interesting objects that reflect the past life of a re-used premises can really add to the experience. Leaving piles of dangerous, ugly junk around the place will have the opposite effect. The owners here have gone for the latter. From a distance, the...More

Thank Mitchell C
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Perfect place for a drink and some Mexican food after hiking the island. It's nicely kitted out. Nice deck to relax.

Thank Sasha M
Reviewed September 3, 2015 via mobile

This was a surprising eccentric coffee\bar for this auster island. More known for their religious people or for their summer residence for rich Swedish, all those island have many hidden treasure and bryygcafe is one of them. The place look like a patchwork of maritime...More

Thank Julien F
Reviewed May 6, 2015

The Varv Cafè is located on Branno island. Very close to the main pier there is a small shipyard, Varv Cafè is right there! Follow the sign from the main road. My boyfriend and I spent here our time one afternoon while waiting to our...More

Thank BUGI_70
Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

This cafe is everything you would expect of a seaside cafe! Off the ferry, take a left and follow the road til you see the sign on the left. Follow the spray painted signs through and industrial area and you will find it. Don't be...More

Thank bjarr21
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Average prices
$8 - $26
European, Street Food, Swedish, Scandinavian, Seafood, Danish
Late Night, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langejorden 10, Branno 430 85, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Vastra Gotaland County  >  Branno
  • Phone Number: +46 31 50 80 66
  • E-mail
You´ll find our Happy Spot on the car free Island of Brännö in the Gothenburg southern archipelago. Our Café and Bar is built in an old Ship Yard where we serve local brewed beer, cocktails, good wine, seafood tacos, shrimp platters, danish smörrebröd and also a lot of vegan food like our popular Vegan Salad. Kids up to the age of 12 can choose between pizza slice, toast or pancakes with whipped cream and jam. Our Bed & Breakfast is open all year around for those who wants to spend the night and in the unique mix of archipelago, industry and tropical vibe their is something for all ages. An old Shrimp Boat is turned in to a kids playground and their is several sand boxes for the youngest. The area also includes two terraces with ocean view, a guest harbor, theater- and concert stage, two bars and kitchen. Hope to see you at Café Varvet this summer, we are open may-september!
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