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John's Place

) #3 of 74 Restaurants in Varberg $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, Barbecue,
2 Taangkoerarvaegen, Varberg, Varberg Municipality 432 54, Sweden
+46 340 109 03
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
“Very nice food”
12 Jan 2017
“Nice food and atmosphere”
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Swedish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 Taangkoerarvaegen, Varberg, Varberg Municipality 432 54, Sweden
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Reviewed yesterday

Great food, great service, good wine & beer. we were a group of 12 - everyone had a great meal. recommended. Great view over the bay, right on the beach.

Thank gordonburns1
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Spent one evening in Varberg and decided to go to the beach and try Johns Place. It was a good decision and we definitely enjoyed our dinner. Excellent service!

Thank Christian H
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Our waiter Lise Lotta give us a superb evening filled with a lot of good drinks, vine and coctails. The starter was a carpaccio full of taste and looks also deliceus. Main cours Entrcote and pepper steake) made by 6 weeks hanged beef. Both of...More

Thank Jørn B
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Passing by on the way north and wanted something good to eat. Know John's Place from one earlier visit and came back a second time. Good choice again. We had Pluma, which is the neck of a small pig type, but the menu has many...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We spent a pleasant hour or so at John's Place on a bright but windy afternoon and were able to find a nice sheltered corner on the terrace. We didn't have a meal so can't really comment on the food. They did their best to...More

Thank KEJ1964
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We were there in a group for dinner. The place is just beside the sea. Pretty ok but not amazing! I'm not sure if there is a parking place beside! We parked our cars in #Apelviken parking and walked for 5-10min. Nice and polite staff,...More

Thank Ramtin J
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

The best meat I ever tasted. So delicious and well made. You eat with a great view over "Apelviken". Try their lamb, fantastic. Only downside is the lack of different beers. A restaurant this good need to have a better assortment.

Thank Linus K
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We stopped at John's Place on the way driving from Norway to Copenhagen. It was an excellent choise. This cosy, informal beach restaurant with all the effects around the place welcomed us all and served a very tasty and professional meal. I had deer filet...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 7 October 2015

John's Place is for me THE place on Varbergs beaches. The restaurant is directly situated on the beach with a lovely terras. It is a pleasure to sit there and enjoy a nice drink or one of their wonderful dishes. The atmosphere is marvelous and...More

Thank Ilona67NL-SE
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Excellent food. I mean, really, properly outstanding food, simply done with no frills, airs or graces. If I could afford it I would eat here every night of the week. But no one can replace their wardrobe every 10 days.

Thank Jim S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Taangkoerarvaegen, Varberg, Varberg Municipality 432 54, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Halland County  >  Varberg Municipality  >  Varberg
  • Phone Number: +46 340 109 03
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