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Pio Matsal & Bar

$$$$European, ,
37 Storgatan, Halmstad 302 43, Sweden
+46 35 21 06 69
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“flank steak” (6 reviews)
“fish” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
37 Storgatan, Halmstad 302 43, Sweden
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Try the "planka" a beef steak with mashed potatoes on a wodden plate. The restuarant lies in the centre of the town.

Thank Haha5806
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The equal best rated restaurant in Halmstad, Pio Matsal has an outdoor seating area with heaters (for those nearest the building), and spacious, quite opulent interior. We did not book, and got a table for five on a Sunday evening in the middle of the...More

Thank Gavin W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Friends and I wanted to eat the typical Swedish food and we got it in there. Fancy and quite environment, nice staff and attention. I highly recommend this place if you really want a nice experience and pay for it.

Thank AndreOtalH
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We went here without booking or recommendation and were very pleased with everything about the place. The staff were great and the food was outstanding especially the fish on the plank!

Thank Lynda T
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Real nice interior , a lovely bar on stair up , great food and a great somelier that giuds you to lovely wines that matched the food perfect

Thank rpsfredrik
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The "fish plank" is one of the specialities of this restaurant. Definitely worth a try if you are a fish fan looking for something different.

Thank BenD8888
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Dined solo while traveling for business. After having eaten at a few of the newer, more "current" places in town I wanted to try Pio before leaving. Turns out I'd been there before, some years ago. The steak or fish on a plank seems to...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Business dinner after a long day. Great menu, fantastic food, attentive staff. Ordered steak with a cheddar cheese hash brown creation with mushrooms and red wine sauce. Good portions, very good quality ingredients and good presentation. If in Halmstad Pio is well worth a visit....More

Thank longhorn75
Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you want to indulge yourself food wise when in Halmstad you should definitely pa Pio a visit. The food is really excellent as well as the service which probably is the reason why it's so crowded almost every day so you'd better book a...More

Thank Claes N
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Steak on a plank, yes that is right! Don't know what the plank was but it kept my meal hot to the last bite. The meal was delicious, probably the creamiest mashed potatoes I have had. Service was polite and the waitresses attentive.

Thank 26cedrict
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Storgatan, Halmstad 302 43, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Halland County  >  Halmstad
  • Phone Number: +46 35 21 06 69
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