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14 Karlbergsvaegen, Stockholm 113 27, Sweden
+46 8 527 281 00
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (59 reviews)
“mousseline” (4 reviews)
“herring” (11 reviews)
Opens in 20 min
European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Karlbergsvaegen, Stockholm 113 27, Sweden
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Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place on a Sunday evening whilst looking for somewhere that was open for dinner. What a find! Cozy restaurant crammed with tables which gives it a great atmosphere. Efficient, knowledgeable staff who were attentive but not overbearing. The menu is limited in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AilsaMacT
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

A classic restaurant, small & cozy. Good service. Love their tartar and of course swedish meatballs. Visit the bar in the cellar and have a beer - a more laidback atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank eleonora276
Reviewed 28 October 2018

I came here for dinner (on the recommendation of our hotel) with a small group of friends who are all visiting Stockholm. The restaurant was full, however, they pointed us to the bar which also serves all the restaurant meals. It was quite lovely. Good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank eleybourn
Reviewed 26 October 2018

I was travelling solo on a one night stay in Stockholm. I found this place on T/A and was well pleased. The prices weren't unreasonable for the quality of the food. I stayed in the bar area due to being dressed like a bachelor, and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Soddon
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We have just passed in front of it. The red & white table cover resembles an Italian restaurant. We were frustrate because Lilla Ego, our primary choice was closed. Tranan was our salvation and a surprising discovery

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AectoP
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by the guy on Reception at our hotel and we were very glad he did. Although we hadn’t booked, we were found a table within 15 minutes and were invited to go and have a drink in the bar downstairs...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 477neilg
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Tranan is a legendary Stockholm restaurant which offers an eclectic Swedish ’husmanskost’ menu. The setting is traditional where the red-checkered table cloths give the place a homey, warm character. When entering Tranan, guest are met by a warm welcoming atmosphere, the open decor sometimes makes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 559tomasv
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Even though not on the menu they offer swedish meatballs in a class of their own. A must if in Stockholm.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FrankSteen
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Very tasty. Best köttbullar I've eaten in Stockholm. Cosy atmosphere but a bit busy and loud. They cram in just a bit too many tables. I was sitting at the corner of a table where people and waiters had to pass all the time, bumping...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DieterVDW
Reviewed 18 September 2018

I popped in here with my wife for lunch, just a random choice but great food. Then later in the same day my friends told me that they had found a great place to eat for dinner. I was pleasantly surprised to turn up at...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SimonBunn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Karlbergsvaegen, Stockholm 113 27, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Vasastan
  • Neighbourhood: Vasastan
  • Phone Number: +46 8 527 281 00
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