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$$ - $$$
Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Cafe, European, Swedish, Scandinavian
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Stortorget 18-20, Stockholm, Sweden
+46 8 20 31 70
09:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 22:00
Fri 09:00 - 23:00
Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is cosy, beautiful and familiar, with candles and old-fashioned decorations. Two floors, although we have only been on the first one. However, the staff was so serious and impersonal, what shocked me in this familiar and original café. In addition, the food (we ordered a coffee, a hot chocolate and two pieces of blackberry cakes) was heavy and... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just in front of the all photogenic Alfred Nobel Museum, this place is buzzing with people, but you cannot see it from outside. It's in the basement where the real fun lies. We sat beneath heavy rocks, candles lit on the booths and archaic wall mounts. Smiling chefs served an overly packed audience. Their patience was heart winning and overwhelming.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a hot chocolate, which was the best. The waitress wasn't really friendly and we were first in Chokladkoppen but that was already full. We took a sandwich, it was really big but not a lot of cheese on it in comparison to the amount of bread on the plate. Therefore, I wouldn't recommend their sandwiches.

Thank Ingeborg S
Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Walking in gamla stan in stortorget we found this small coffee shop. We sat down in the basement in a old sitting space. You can take on coffee and a sweat or eating a snack. Regularly prices about 40 Swedish cronor a cappuccino and 48 a hot chocolate.

Thank KostastheSaint
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on a chilly day during our visit to Gamla Stan. The staff were so friendly the girl waiting on us offered to let us try different types of potato and seafood salads they had. Everything we had was absolutely delicious! Don't be afraid to try anything here. Savory and homemade taste. We will be back!

Thank Marithinks
Dresden, Germany
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for a quick bite. The salmon and spinach pie was amazing. Service was very nice too. Excellent place

Thank Xittttta
Aix-en-Provence, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Very good place for breakfast, but be sure to be able to eat their enormous and delicious Kanelbulle !

Thank Marine H
Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Best place in the Old Town. The food is very delicious, especially the cakes and the hot chocolate. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

Thank Didoronka
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

visited there after seeing the guard change in the palace. The food and drinks are so so but you cannot miss this location when you visit Gamla stan as a tourist. recommend to visit there and sit in open air seats.

Thank masanorik44
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

地理位置方便就在舊城區廣場上,我和朋友點了 baked potato with seafood, cottage cheese sandwich, nut pie 價錢划算,而且食物很棒,無論是正餐或甜點都有讓人驚喜的感覺

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, European, Swedish, Scandinavian
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stortorget 18-20, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
  • Neighbourhood: Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
  • Phone Number: +46 8 20 31 70

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting: take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest) alleys, which will make you feel like you’ve travelled back in time. This neighborhood offers a great combination of historical buildings and traditional Swedish restaurants.
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