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The Bishops Arms

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, European, Gastropub
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11 Hamngatan, Eskilstuna 632 20, Sweden
+46 16 540 23 16
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Today
16:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 17:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 00:00
Fri 15:00 - 01:00
Sat 13:00 - 01:00
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

So many beers you will need to come back a couple times to try a quarter of them. Staff is great and food ain't nothing to turn your nose up at.

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Thank Aaron A
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

As per my hotel review. Great beer selection and enlist pub from the 70's but let down by being ushered out of the pub 15 minutes before closing time. And this is the hotel bar

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Thank Colin S
Bokeelia, Florida
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269 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Stopped in 2 nights and a row and am pleased I did. The first night was for a night cap after dinner at the local Greek restaurant. .. that turned into some great conversations with locals. The second night was time to try the food. I had the large Caesar salad, and am sad to report that I was underwhelmed.... More 

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Thank Michael D
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2015

This charming British style pub has tons of character and really great service. The atmosphere is casual and fun. The food is excellent. Try the fish and chips, the shrimp sandwich, the chicken Caesar salad, or the fried char. You won't be disappointed!

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1 Thank RooskieJohn
Eskilstuna, Sverige
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2015

English style. Wide selection of beer and whiskey. Several dishes on the menu. Very nice service and moderate prices.

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1 Thank arnfil
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

This pub is at the end of a row of pubs just of the main square in Eskilstuna. Nice friendly staff and quiet. Other pubs had the World Cup on overload or live music. This pub was practically empty while the others were packed. It was nice to get away from all the mayhem for a while. They also have... More 

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Thank Teenagh
Brussels
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75 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2014

Fish and ships are good, great place anyway as an english/Irish pub, the food is good enough. A bit pricy I would say but you go there mostly because the location and atmosphere is great. The food will not disapoint you. Nice.

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Thank yannteste
Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2014

Fully branded multi franchise type bar. Good selection of beers, very busy place but unfortunately the food was nothing more than average with standard dishes adequately prepared. Better than going hungry but not worth making a special visit.

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Thank andyfatnbald
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2014

The Bishops Arms was the first restaurant (bar) that I ate in during my first trip to Sweden and I was more than happy to go back during my second trip. They have moved into a new location about 3 blocks up from their previous spot. It's much larger but I will admit it lacks a bit of the character... More 

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Thank Michael K
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2013

I am getting kind of bored with the Bishops Arms concept. I have to admit that. We are all pretending that we're at this cosy old-style unique bar, when they all look the same. I loved the concept when it began, but now it (and I know this isn't fair) feels kind of like McDonalds. And the food at this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, European, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
15:00 - 01:00
Saturday
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Hamngatan, Eskilstuna 632 20, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Sodermanland County  >  Eskilstuna
  • Phone Number: +46 16 540 23 16

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