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$$ - $$$, European,
4 Tjaerhovsgatan | 11621 Stockholm, Stockholm 116 21, Sweden
+46 8 643 03 80
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“reindeer stew” (23 reviews)
“meatballs” (54 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Tjaerhovsgatan | 11621 Stockholm, Stockholm 116 21, Sweden
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First day in Stockholm and we were a bit weary after travelling, so wanted somewhere not too far from where we were staying. Found Kvarnen on TripAdvisor and it sounded good... We were not disappointed but blown away instead! Fantastic service: very attentive without being...More

Thank Sherry G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 4:30 but the kitchen didn't open until 5pm. We were welcomed with a big smile and given a table so we could grab some beers beforehand. We had 3 courses + wine and coffees for around £50 each. The service was incredible,...More

Thank kyrie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food we had here was outstanding. Duck breast with kale and creamy potatoes in a rich gravy and perfectly cooked steak with fried potatoes and onions. Proper hearty food, probably the best meal I've had in Sweden. The atmosphere is lively and the traditional...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The good is outstanding. I enjoyed the Swedish Meatballs very much! The decor is authentic and feels like old Sweden.

Thank dianegator717
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

I visited Kvarnen with a colleague whilst on a business trip. We went on a Tuesday it was packed and had a great atmosphere full of locals & tourists. We both went for the cod which was incredible cooked to perfection with shrimp, grated horseradish,...More

Thank francescataylor213
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Kvarnen has a reputation for hearty, traditional Swedish cuisine, and that's what you get in this bier halle-style restaurant. We had a great evening meal here: meatballs and reindeer stew respectively, packed with flavour. Portions are large, and there's quite a lot of choice on...More

Thank tomhourigan
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I have been here many times before but not with my kids. Food was good and plenty of it, staff as always polite, friendly and very helpful and good. Its almost like talking with an old friend at his house. Kids eat for a bit...More

Thank Die M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We had dinner with friends at Kvarnen. Place is older than 100 years. Meals were fantastic. Strongly recommed.

Thank AykutErgezer
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Perfect for when you are craving traditional Swedish comfort food in old fashioned surroundings. Friendly service, decent home cooked food. Ideal for a dark winter's evening. Can definitely recommend the authentic swedish meatballs.

Thank abbafan
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends enjoyed a typical Swedish brunch on the 10th of February and we absolutely loved it. We were practically rolling out of the restaurant after spending two hours feasting on Kvarnens many food assortment. The staff was very friendly and helpful which...More

Thank Sara U
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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
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28 April 2017|
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Response from Stuart A | Reviewed this property |
No code just casual is fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, Pub, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Tjaerhovsgatan | 11621 Stockholm, Stockholm 116 21, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
  • Neighbourhood: SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
  • Phone Number: +46 8 643 03 80
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