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Klippans Kulturreservat, Gothenburg 402 41, Sweden
+46 31 775 59 20
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11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was there about 27 years ago and despite rave reviews in the local "White Guide" it was appalling in every possible way. When queried the guide just pushed us off. We swore to never go back to Sjömagasinet nor to ever again trust White Guide (corrupt opinions?) Well kept the promise on the guide but saw that there was new... More 

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Thank Glenn A
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had high expectations on the food and nothing wrong there but it was the outstanding service that made the evening.

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Thank Edward F
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love seafood and you love the humbleness of Swedish culture, this is your place! The atmosphere honors the old wooden building with beautiful beams running through the ceilings. It's right on the river, which gives a lovely feel to the entire experience. Don't miss the lobster soup!

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Thank Michael F
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located right at the docks with a great view of the river going into Gothenburg. The restaurant is located in a old building that they have kept as old as possible but the a touch of modern design. Service is as good as you could expect. You will get all the attention you need during your dinner without seeing you... More 

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Thank Johan H
Oslo
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Restaurang Sjomagasinet is situated in an old building along the sea, a bit out of the center og town. They offer fine dining with a fixed menu or ala carte. The food is excellent and very tasty! I recommend the turbot (piggvar). The prices are stiff, bur the food is worth every penny.

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Thank 77bjornS
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We visited for lunch. Beautiful surroundings, well laid out restaurant that affords privacy. Food was excellent, generous portions, well presented, would certainly go back for dinner. Service was the perfect balance of attentive without being intrusive. The sort of place that has got things so right that you don't appreciate them until you visit a place that has got them... More 

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Thank IzzyLou222
Gothenburg, Sweden
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent food in a nice setting by the river. You can see the ships going in and out from the harbour while enjoying their spectacular kitchen. I specially recommend their fresh seafood.

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Thank Glennp59
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137 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

So personal and felling so welcome when you enter. Good and nice fish. Start with the sweden oyster then over to lobster soup and scallops. After this we go over to fish. We order lovely Halstrad sjötunga and Smörstekt piggvarsfilé.. we really love it and the Smörstekt piggvarsfilé where perfect. To the end Crème Brulée. And to drink to this... More 

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Thank Elksab
Hindas, Sweden
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

One of the best restaurants in Sweden with high quality fresh fish and sea food dishes, and also one or two superb meat dishes on the menue. The Christmas, Easter and Midsummer smorgasbord and daily business lunches are a must for anyone who want a good atmosphere and delicious food.

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Thank samjuna
US, formerly Netherlands
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Really one of the most classy, cozy, and amazing places I have ever had lunch. Gorgeous interior of old 1775 warehouse. Food was so well presented and even better tasting. Wonderful on all accounts. The only room that was less than impressive is a big group room in the back on the 2nd floor. The ambiance downstairs is magical.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 292
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Klippans Kulturreservat, Gothenburg 402 41, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Vastra Gotaland County  >  Gothenburg
  • Phone Number: +46 31 775 59 20

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