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Jarnvagsrestaurangen Ostra Stationen

$$ - $$$
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Ostermalm
European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Valhallavagen 77, Stockholm 114 28, Sweden
+46 8 612 00 14
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London, United Kingdom
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863 reviews
333 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 650 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016

To be honest I wasn't really expecting much when our local business colleague in Stockholm told us he'd booked a table here for dinner, even when he forward a link to the Daily Telegraph article in which the Jarnvagsrestaurangen is included as one of the best Railway station buffets in Europe. And although the approach up the staircase from the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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126 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This is a historic restaurant opened 1932. Well worth a visit if you want some traditional Swedish cuisine like meatballs or herring. Basically it's a restaurant inside a railway station but the architecture is unique and the staff is second to none. Many locals and commuters are regulars here. If you are really lucky you can have a chat with... More 

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Monaco-Ville, Monaco
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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Down to earth and really nice. It's like going back to 1940 when it comes to decor. Food grea,t like a home cooked meal. Well worth a visit.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Raggmunkar in a railway-station. As old fashioned as it could be. No gourmet but if you expected it then it is your own problem. Good atmosphere in the restaurant and D.I.F. atmosphere in a bar next to it. Just step in a Östra Station ( East Station) and one floor up. You do not see this kind of places often... More 

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Stockholm
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2013 via mobile

This is off the beaten track, a rail station restaurant from 1930's. Serving traditional Swedish food, not to tourists but to locals. Great choice of dishes, reasonably priced and greatly made. Sure, the premises needs a bit of love, but the staff and what is being served makes up for it. Go and be pleasantly surprised.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2013 via mobile

This restaurang is situated in the railway station östra station, so its a bit noisy, food is traditional Swedish cuisine, very straightforward cooked and served. Dont expect any gastronomicall sensations, prices are a bit on the high level for what you get

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Thank Thomas M
Stockholm, Sweden
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2012

You probably need to understand the Swedish interpretation of Today's Lunsh in order to appreciate this restaurant. People come here for the neoclassical architecture of the dining room, one floor up from the local train station.

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Thank peobjorn
Seattle, Washington
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66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2011

I've passed by this place a lot, but always been a little hesitant to try it. It seems out of the way, in an odd place, and retro, so what are the odds that it's good? Turns out, they serve up some good husmanskost (traditional Swedish food)! We tried the Swedish Meatballs and the Moose Steak (Welcome to Sweden), and... More 

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Stockholm
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Reviewed 19 September 2010

We live very near Ostra Station and consider this our neighborhood restaurant. The 75-year-old room is beautifully maintained, the staff are warm and proficient, and the food is uniformly very good. If you have a chance to try it, I'm certain you'll enjoy it.

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Reviewed 12 January 2008

Lovely interior from the 30'thies. Try the pyttipanna.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valhallavagen 77, Stockholm 114 28, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Ostermalm
  • Neighbourhood: Ostermalm
  • Phone Number: +46 8 612 00 14

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Ostermalm
With its high-end shopping facilities and Michelin-starred restaurants, Östermalm is definitely the poshest part of central Stockholm. Here you will find Stockholm’s most majestic residential buildings, a beautiful market hall from 1888 displaying gourmet foods from around the world and the Swedish Royal Dramatic Theatre with its awe-inspiring architecture. At night, legendary nightclubs make the perfect location to observe the natives (and those aspiring to become natives of this exclusive neighborhood) in their natural habitat and to enjoy the latest produce of the Swedish house music scene.
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