We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


€€€€European, ,
Karl XII's Square, Stockholm 103 22, Sweden
+46 8 676 58 00
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chef's menu” (5 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (7 reviews)
“seven courses” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
European, Swedish, Scandinavian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Karl XII's Square, Stockholm 103 22, Sweden
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (359)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all: the food was really good. But when you spend one hundred dollar each one drinking 3 glass of wine (not a bottle) you must receive a high level service. We walked in and the waiters were talking to each other, after a...More

1  Thank Luca V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have the option to the 3, 5 or 7 course meal. It took us almost 3 hours to finish the 3 course meal and we were stuffed. The food was amazing. The service was amazing as you would expect from a Michelin Star restaurant....More

Thank Andi Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and broad menu. High quality of ingredients. Eleganlty served food. Wide choice of meat, poultry and fish.

Thank Lars S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Operakällaren old dining room with the best from Swedish Christmas with "old" traditionally dishes from the Swedish Christmas table, everything homemade of a fantastic kitchen team of the "old" school. Everything you wish for like traditional herrings of different kinds, smoked salmon, dill marinated salmon,...More

Thank Proffessionell
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This is indeed a very upscale restaurant. The service was terrific. The ambiance is over the top. Because it was part waiter service part buffet it would be hard to comment on the regular menu items, but we certainly liked the buffet. We went nuts...More

Thank mkarpoff
Reviewed 3 December 2017

It is 20 years since I ate at the Operakallaren and my memory did not deceive. It was great. Despite a large crowd of us for Christmas dinner, the service was impeccable, cheerful and friendly. After a bouche t'amuse of spiced cabbage and sauce, there...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Degustation menu for my wife's birthday. Wonderful experience from the moment we arrived. The menu was excellent, food was perfectly cooked with amazing flavours and presentation. The staff were extremely attentive without being overpowering. The rock burner to "toast your own" marshmallows was a really...More

Thank mrchillybig
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We had dinner in September and I still cannot forget how unbelievable the meal was! We decided to have 1 nice fancy dinner on our trip to Stockholm and after plenty of research settled on this one, but it was quite challenging getting a reservation....More

Thank Loyal2car
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I'm just surprised this doesn't get a five its one of the best restaurants I've eaten at in Europe. Fantastic service, beautiful room and exquisite food. Maybe a little conservative in the menu but beautifully presented and delivered. It was a really romantic venue too...More

Thank jane134
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

By far the best you can get in traditional Swedish x-mas food and tradition served in a superior way.

Thank jarl d
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest
neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street,
Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the
Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with
its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget
Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm
postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most
traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and
Nearby HotelsSee all 155 hotels in Stockholm
Grand Hotel
2,235 reviews
.22 km away
The King's Garden
364 reviews
.24 km away
382 reviews
.31 km away
Berns Hotel
790 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Mathias Dahlgren - Matbaren
457 reviews
.25 km away
Operakallarens Bakficka
648 reviews
.10 km away
531 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby Attractions
Stockholm Canals
1,884 reviews
.32 km away
Royal Palace
4,330 reviews
.35 km away
Medieval Museum
581 reviews
.15 km away
Parliament Building (Riksdagshuset)
497 reviews
.26 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
27 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Scrumdown1 | Reviewed this property |
Full vegetarian menu
15 May 2017|
Response from David S |
How do you make a reservation?
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karl XII's Square, Stockholm 103 22, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Stockholm County  >  Stockholm>  > Norrmalm
  • Neighbourhood: Norrmalm
  • Phone Number: +46 8 676 58 00
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing