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) #20 of 2,681 Restaurants in Stockholm $$ - $$$ European, ,
Osterlanggatan 1, Stockholm 111 31, Sweden
+46 8 20 35 25
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Osterlanggatan 1, Stockholm 111 31, Sweden
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very nice restaurant located in Gamlam Stam, with a very kind and professional service and excellent food: meatballs and herrings really outstanding. And very good local pale ale.

Thank maurizio g
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see if u are in Gamla Stan. The ultimate sample of Swedish cuisine and design. The staff is very friendly and the food is truly delicious 😀

Thank Marius C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had seen this restaurant was highly rated, and wanting to sample traditional Swedish cuisine rather than the pizza and burgers available elsewhere we were definitely not disappointed on our visit. It's recommended that you book if you wish to sit inside ( all blonde...More

Thank DecaffSkinny
Reviewed 3 days ago

First class service in a smart and clean restaurant in the Gamla Stan district of the city that provides excellent service based around traditional Swedish cuisine.

Thank robmwebb
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited here for dinner on a warm evening. The place was busy and booking is recommended. It delivers traditional Swedish dishes with a few modern twists. Its mixed clientele of locals and visitors, young and not so young, suggests they have got it right....More

Thank Gbitalian
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant provided a treat for our last night in Stockholm, placing the skate for a great date! The meatballs were so succulent, and accompanied by the lax starter, meant we felt we were really getting the Swedish experience. The prices are reasonable given how...More

Thank Matt M
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you very much

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just from the beggining everything was great. When I booked the table they send me quickly a text message with the information of the booking. Then, we arrived to the place and they received us really quickly and nicely. The food was perfectly served with...More

Thank Alelpq
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We entered 'Tradition' as "underdressed" citytrippers ... feeling somewhat awkward, but the restaurant was one of the planned culinary experiences, so what the heck; Despite of this, we were welcomed very very kindly and were offered a nice seat. Since the restaurant was posted as...More

Thank Lars A
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much ! Best regards Tradition

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our supper at Tradition. It is a nice place (modern, informal, busy). The meatballs were delicious. The puddings were poor, though. We had 3 different puddings and all were disappointing. So I would say skip dessert.

Thank porthillyk
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a recommendation from our concierge at our hotel. The restaurant is very quaint and the service was great. The food was excellent. We tried several things from the menu. The swedish meatballs are must!

Thank TheMayor12
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much

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)
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Osterlanggatan 1, Stockholm 111 31, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
  • Neighbourhood: Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
  • Phone Number: +46 8 20 35 25
  • E-mail
Here at Tradition we offer you food from the Swedish cuisine as it was originally intended: Featured, uncomplicated high quality ingredients that are prepared with knowledge and care.

The three restaurants all have their own unique menus selected by season and what we think is best at the time in that particular district.
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