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22 Fridhemsgatan, Stockholm 112 40, Sweden
+46 8 654 90 04
11:00 - 20:00
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Sat 12:00 - 20:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The food tasted sub par and the service was horrible. I offended them when I asked what was in the lasagna before I ordered it. My friends offended them by asking what the chili consisted of. They said it's chili, what every chili is made of.

1 Thank Kevin M
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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

I've been going here since 1995 and it used to be much better; at that time you could have as much lassi to drink as you wanted and the staff was more welcoming, but although it lost its 5 star (according to my opinion) about 10 years ago, it is still one of my favorite places in Stockholm and I... More 

Thank Kikri L
Panjim, India
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242 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015

This restaurant serves pure veg food( no onion & garlic ). Run by devotes of Iskcon, pure hygienic veg dishes are available. Their thali ( small or big) are good for a whole sum meal. Priced decently at SEK 79 or 99. Must visit for vegetarians.

Thank lalith1
Stockholm, Sweden
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2014

Had been there for dinner. The theme was semi-buffet in the sense that you get the main course including the salad served by a person but on the board they say its free refills. The service was inept to say the least. They showed me a board and told me i can take only that was mentioned there before-hand in... More 

2 Thank gavigod001
Helsinki, Finland
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2014

I have always been wanting to visit one of these ISKON restaurants and I found one in Stockholm and I must say that I was quite disappointed. I was given two veges and a pea soup. The food was simply abysmal. I really wish they'd stop calling it an Indian restaurant. I don't think Lord Krishna would even touch something... More 

1 Thank Vibha_Saraf
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2014 via mobile

Lentil soup is good and I would recommend the lasagna as well. This place is simple and doesn't have gaudy furniture which makes it more likeable. Food is available from 11 am onwards and variety of sandwiches are also available. I like the thali..which has rice, bread, soup, vegetables, pappadam and lassi drink. Best suited for pure vegetarian or Jains.

Thank vg_wanderer
Stockholm, Sweden
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2014

very good straightforward meal simple canteen style. ample portions and we were invited to go back for seconds if we wanted.

Thank Romit J
Istanbul, Turkey
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2013

Took the family there for a vegetarian curry meal. We were extremely disappointed in the food. The choice was big or small plate. The main meal was a stew (I wouldn't even call it a curry) of potatoes, carrots, peas, cauliflower and broccoli with rice. Not a specific dish with a proper name, just whatever they threw in the pot... More 

Thank derekspencer
Stockholm, Sweden
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2013

I am non-vegetarian and I enjoyed it! Great price, more than enough food and great price if you go during lunch time Mon-Fri.

Thank Gabs C
Bukhara, Uzbekistan
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2013 via mobile

Very delicious food, homemade great bread, and cozy place to sit quite and eat, enjoy food. Certainly recommend you to check this place out, you will be satisfied ...

Thank FeruzM

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Restaurant Details

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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
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  • Address: 22 Fridhemsgatan, Stockholm 112 40, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Kungsholmen
  • Neighbourhood: Kungsholmen
  • Phone Number: +46 8 654 90 04

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Kungsholmen is one of the largest islands in central Stockholm and one of the most popular places to live. Its most famous attraction is Stockholm’s City Hall, which stands out with its monumental architecture and is one of the most photographed buildings in Sweden. Kungsholmen has its own little city center and shopping mall, its own beach and a lovely pedestrian area next to the water, which charms both locals and visitors with beautiful little cafés, restaurants and of course an awesome view. This neighborhood is perfect for a relaxed stroll followed by some coffee on a Sunday afternoon.
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