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Tradition

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Oesterlaanggatan 1, Stockholm 111 31, Sweden
+46 8 20 35 25
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11:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 16:00 - 23:00
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Huntington Beach, California
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610 reviews
317 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 333 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

They had only been friends a couple of weeks. We met this couple in Barcelona on the front end of a month long trip to Spain, Portugal and the Baltics. After enjoying a pleasant evening talking to them at dinner, we mentioned we would be in Stockholm in two weeks as part of a Celebrity Baltics cruise. They said they... More 

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Thank KenVicLee
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't fault the food - we had the tasting menu which was delicious. However, our evening was very much tainted by the staff's discriminatory attitude towards my partner - refusing to serve him a drink when he was not in the slightest bit drunk. He has naturally heavy eyelids and had also been up since early in the morning... More 

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Bundoran
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172 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed cocktails, followed by the tasting menu. This involves a trio of appetizers, a trio of starters, a trio of main courses and a choice of (almost) any of the desserts. The appetizers - grav lax, grubbora (an anchovy and egg mix) and toast skagen were each light, refreshing and a perfect way to begin a... More 

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Thank JMMcE
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here tonight and the service was excellent and the cod with shrimp was exceptional. I read about this place here, in the Stockholm guide and it was also recommended by the tourist information and everyone was bang on! Loved it and would go back, this is a place where your money definitely brings you value.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found in the Old Town near the Palace, this restaurant was recommended by locals. It combines a modern, friendly feel with a very accessible selection of traditional food. We had the taster menu, which we would thoroughly recommend.

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Thank David M
London, Hong Kong
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the best food I have ever had, but this place does what it says - traditional food, and well cooked. I wasn't disappointed with anything I had, and for that I can't mark it down. Perhaps there was slightly more bacon than strictly necessary with the blood pudding, but can you ever have too much bacon? That was as... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came to Tradition at the end of our stay in Stockholm as a bit of a treat, and my word we did not regret it. The staff were extremely friendly, the setting was intimate and cosy, and the food was absolutely fantastic. Although it is marketed as being on the pricier side, it was well worth it, and I highly... More 

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Thank you Darren! We hope to see and serve you soon again! Welcome back! More 

Sherborne, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My Swedish friends took me and my girlfriend here for a traditional Swedish meal and it didn't disappoint! All the options on the menu looked great and it was difficult to decide what to choose. The wine selection was also good. The service was friendly. It was expensive versus British standards, but that's just Sweden in general! If I revisit... More 

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Thank you for your kind revieiw ! Best Regards Tradition More 

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47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We enjoyed our dinner here. Ambiance is calm and laid-back. Service was understated and discrete. Everything we ate was good. The Swedish bread was delicious. For starters we had the reindeer and the salmon - both very tasty. Swedish meatballs for main were good. The vegetarian choice was also good though the dumplings got a bit heavy by the end.... More 

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Thank you for your kind review! More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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197 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We tried different Swedish appetizers as well as different Mains and every dish was very tasty and we enjoyed our visit very much. The atmosphere is pleasant, modern style with traditional food. To be recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 29
Cuisine
European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oesterlaanggatan 1, Stockholm 111 31, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Vasastan
  • Neighbourhood: Vasastan
  • Phone Number: +46 8 20 35 25
Description
Here at Tradition we offer you food from the Swedish cuisine as it was originally intended: Featured, uncomplicated high quality ingredients that are prepared with knowledge and care.

The three restaurants all have their own unique menus selected by season and what we think is best at the time in that particular district.

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

Staying in Vasastan

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Vasastan
Vasastan is one of those neighborhoods that almost looks too good to be true. It has the winning combination of a central location, tranquility, and beautiful buildings – housing sophisticated bars and eateries – that makes this neighborhood Stockholm’s most sought-after place to live. If walking through this area makes you feel like walking through a fairy tale or picture book it’s no surprise, as it’s actually the film set of the famous Swedish children story Karlsson-on-the-Roof. No matter what season, Vasastan manages to impress in the sunshine, covered in snow and won’t even lose its charm when soaked in rain.
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