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Vete-Katten

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Norrmalm
Cafe, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
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55 Kungsgatan, Stockholm 111 22, Sweden
+46 8 20 84 05
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09:30 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 09:30 - 19:00
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Since moving to Stockholm this is one of my favourite places here. The food is amazing. The princess cake is a must try along with the chocolate ball covered in coconut. They also make great coffee and a really good sandwich. They also make fresh bread what is amazing. If you are looking to go I would recommend staying away... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Traditional old place that I do like to go for a "fika" or for breakfast. A lot of rooms and places to sit at too...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely worth a visit! Tasty treats and good coffee, a classic Swedish fika. In summer they have a lovely backyard.

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North Hampton, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I found Vete-Katten bakery through TA and since it was right near our hotel we figured we had to try it out. My family is Swedish and my father can still remember traditional Swedish baked goods made by his grandmother. He said this is the closest he has ever had. We went back 3 more times on the trip! You... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner came here for lunch. The pretty building of the outside stood out. Friendly staff, I wasn't sure what was in the pastries as the description wasn't in English so he told me. The water was refillable to help yourself. Very light in there.

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Thank M D
Sweden
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Compared to many other cities I've been to, Stockholm is not really a place where you will find lots of good cafés. One that is authentic and a must if you love to go on a "fika" as the Swedes say, is Vete-Katten. The name comes from the history of the place, when the founder was about to open it... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is always busy and crowded but there is a reason for it - sweets which you can buy there are amazing! Really high quality! Although it might be not the cheapest cafe in the town it is definitely recommended to go there! I enjoyed delicious semla in Jan (although season for semla starts in Feb 😜) and a... More 

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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived for breakfast. Charming and authentic place. Full of people sitting, drinking coffee and eating a sandwich or cake. Very large selection of pastries and sweets.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We venture to this cake shop on recommendation & it didn't disappoint, its a very busy cafe & we were lucky to find a seat. The cake was lovely as it always is in Sweden a little pricey but there was free coffee so it balanced out.. would recommend if you are in the city..

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to buy some of their sweets to go and they were very busy. We waited in one of the lines and then they send us to another one because they didn't have any to go boxes. We moved to another line and in the end it turned out we don't need to wait in a line because we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 19:00
Monday
07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 20:00
Thursday
07:30 - 20:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:00
Saturday
09:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Kungsgatan, Stockholm 111 22, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Norrmalm
  • Neighbourhood: Norrmalm
  • Phone Number: +46 8 20 84 05

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Norrmalm

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Norrmalm
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street, Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and Åhléns City juxtaposed with Stockholm’s most modern shopping mall, Mood Stockholm. Visitors to this area get to experience the unique Swedish philosophy of protecting cultural heritage while also staying on top of fashion innovation and modern architecture.
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