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Ostgotakallaren

#174 of 2,555 Restaurants in Stockholm
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
Bar, European, Pub, Swedish, Scandinavian, Central European
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41 Oestgoetagatan | T-Medborgarplatsen, Stockholm 116 25, Sweden
+46 8 643 22 40
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Today
17:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 17:00 - 01:00
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The menu had a good variety of Swedish food and beer and it was promptly served by a friendly waitress. Prices reasonable for Sweden. We sat outside but inside looked like a cosy old fashioned beer cellar, fine for winter. It was very full: always a good sign.

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Thank eurilla
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My cousin who lives in Stockholm used to come to this place all the time for the all-time Swedish classics. The one time I come with my boyfriend and my mom when we are visiting Sweden we have to wait for more than one hour for our food to come. We saw a table who came in 20 minutes after... More 

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Thank Jessica S
Como, Italy
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174 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

It's always good to have dinner here! I've been back here after two years and food is still very very good! You can find typical Nordic dishes a la Carte and dishes of the day!highly recommended. Prices are good to be in Stockholm!

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Thank PaoloComo83
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

A great cosy local bar and restaurant. All the staff were great and the food was simple but lovely + great portion sizes.

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Thank Thegoldenrug
Tampere, Finland
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Went here with my wife. Small place and lots of locals but still we managed to fit in. Service was great and the waitresses spoke fluent English. Food was really good and meals were good sized.

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Thank Anssi A
Denmark
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282 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Looking for a local place to Ear at Sødermalm we came by This place. It was a pleasant surprice by all means. The service was polite and genuinly personal. The food was great and small collection of Swedish craft beer was good. We will be back next time in Stockholm.

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Thank SkyDK
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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430 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Six of us visited on a Friday night. We had a reservation for 7.30pm. When we arrived the place was packed. A very good indication of its deserved popularity. The menu was varied with a choice of different European dishes. The menu cards were printed in Swedish, English and German. The food was well presented and very appetising. The portions... More 

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Thank GoonerGav
Paris, France
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

We had 2 dinners at Ostgotakallaren, and really enjoyed the kind attention and great swedish food. Nice pub feeling. Good local beers. Well priced. Recommended!

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Thank ArianeFR
Magenta, Italy
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Place is very crowded and nice. Food is good (we recommend the fish soup with saffron). Come here if you want to be with a lot of Swedish people.

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Thank gyosko
Syracuse, Italy
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Nice pub with a quite european atmosphere. We had some starters and some main course, all more than good. The price was good considering that we are in Sweden. Recommended

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15
Cuisine
Bar, European, Pub, Swedish, Scandinavian, Central European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 01:00
Monday
17:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Oestgoetagatan | T-Medborgarplatsen, Stockholm 116 25, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
  • Neighbourhood: SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
  • Phone Number: +46 8 643 22 40

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in SoFo & Medborgarplatsen

Neighbourhood Profile
SoFo & Medborgarplatsen
Throughout the last decades these neighborhoods transformed from a rather quiet residential area into the birthplace of Swedish hipsterism and became Sweden’s main hub for new fashion labels, independent coffee shops and innovative gastropub concepts. Despite their extreme transformation, SoFo (South of Folkungagatan) & Medborgarplatsen managed to hold on to their residential charm and quietness and became one of the most sought-after places to live among young people in Stockholm. This neighborhood is also home to Sweden’s highest student hall, Skrapan, which used to be the head office of the tax authorities and now combines a mix of student hall and shopping mall with a bar on top.
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