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Oljebaren

#272 of 2,620 Restaurants in Stockholm
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Vasastan
European, Italian, Bar, Scandinavian
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48B Torsgatan, Stockholm 113 37, Sweden
+46 8 31 51 50
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17:00 - 23:00
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Mon 17:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

A very cozy and also modern restaurant thriving with live. We were there on a Friday night and the place was delightfully noisy. We managed to find a seat without having made a reservation at the common 12-seats table which is offered for such cases. The menu offers good quality Swedish food. The burger was exceptionally tasty and juicy!

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Thank Kyriaki C
Paris, France
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103 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The service was really nice, smiling proactive, efficient. We had some tapas/starters there everything was good and original. The interior was really nice and taken care of.

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Thank Duncan T
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121 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

I enjoy this place for a beer and maybe the occasional burger. For the rest I've mostly been disappointed. Not bad, just overrated, feel like I overpay.

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Thank Jakob J
stockholm
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Cozy little place, great lunch and pleasant service. Location at Sankt Eriksplan is good. Vegetarian alternatives available.

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Thank nuura
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

I had the pork with smoked potatoes and apple and it was wauw!! Very nice food! Hamburger is also very good! Even the ketchup is homemade and yummy!

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Thank Merel G
San Rocco a Pilli, Italy
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

We had lunch here on our last day in Stockholm. Read previous feedback on TripAdvisor as we walked by and wanted to check if it would be as nice as it seemed from the outside. It was!! Very nice food and friendly staff as well. "Eetcafé" we would call it in NL. We'll be back a next time!

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Thank Mo_de_Wijs
San Jose, CA
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57 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

We ate lunch here on the last day of our stay in Stockholm and were very impressed with the service and the food. We have some finicky eaters in out group of six and all customization requested of the menu items were cheerfully accepted and catered to!

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Thank BayAreaGuySanJose_CA
Umeå
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286 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I went here with a couple of friends for lunch. My choice when I ordered at the bar was a Caesar salad with grilled chicken. The only beer on tap for the day was a rare (at least in Sweden) Italian beer with plenty of hops from the Piemonte region; Menabrea. The Caesar salad was very well balanced and tasted... More 

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Thank Bearsm53
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

For me this is just the best hamburger in Stockholm. Not the biggest for sure, and not the cheapest, but the yummiest. Fries are delicious and the ketchup is home made. Hummmm can't wait to go there again. The ambiance of the place is very nice, a mix of cosiness and relax type of places. The waitresses are not only... More 

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Thank Landry T
Stockholm, Sweden
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Went here for an impromptu dinner with friends. From the start, the warm friendliness of the personnel amazed me. Since it was a legal holiday, this place was one of the few open, and were willing to accommodate our party of six people on short notice without having to make a reservation. What followed for my part was a fabulous... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Italian, Bar, Scandinavian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48B Torsgatan, Stockholm 113 37, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Vasastan
  • Neighbourhood: Vasastan
  • Phone Number: +46 8 31 51 50

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

Staying in Vasastan

Neighbourhood Profile
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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