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Restaurang Rakan - CLOSED

Lorensbergsgatan 16, Gothenburg 400 15, Sweden
+46 31 16 98 39
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
1 May 2015
“Not Existing anymore -closed”
25 Feb 2015
“Quirky place with good soup”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lorensbergsgatan 16, Gothenburg 400 15, Sweden
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Restaurant is closed down!!! The Restaurant is empty all Equipment is out - no need to go there Visited the place end of April - the general remark which is placed in tripadvisor is fully correct

Thank Portagents
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Nice restaurant with remote controlled boats which can deliver shrimp. The fish soup is lovely - but other restaurants in town like Bhoga and Somm are better for the money.

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Me and my boyfriend dined in this restaurant the 25th of september. The fish is absolutely the best i ever eaten! And it's very funny to watch the fishes in the pool .. also if they jump out of the water and it gets a...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 28 September 2014

I was attracted to this seafood restaurant by their popularity amongst locals, and usually, that is a good sign. The interior was quite interesting with a huge tub with various kinds of fish waiting to be caught and prepared. The starter of 100 grams of...More

1  Thank Venneper
Reviewed 2 August 2014

This is a real gem. A cozy, casual atmosphere with tables around a large fish tank, and radio controlled boats that supply shrimp to the tables make your visit an experience in itself. But then comes the food. You can't find fresher shrimp. And the...More

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 16 October 2013

I dined at "Räkan" with a visitor from overseas, since I wanted to offer him some Swedish west coast seafood in a original setting. We enjoyed our dinner and I might go back with other guests. We had the "small seafood platter" for two, including...More

1  Thank Maubett
Reviewed 7 October 2013

We live in Denmark, and crossed the sea to Göteborg to have dinner with some friends who were spending the weekend there. The restaurant was a perfect environment for the reunion. Cosy, nice decoration, small wooden plaques with drawing and hand written comments from the...More

Thank Flavio S
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Tasty cheese topped baked cod. It was an amazing chunky fillet. Great service. There are a lot of people complaining about the price here but you can always see the price before you order so who's the silly one?. Sweden is over all very expensive...More

Thank Major M
Reviewed 27 April 2013 via mobile

The seafood is grand, you won't be disappointed, but not happily surprised either. Nice seafood basically! The fun is the atmosphere and the Remote controle boat that you get to steer your food with! Brilliant! Lovely selection of rom and cognac as well!+ lovely lovely...More

Thank Emmamell
Reviewed 3 March 2013 via mobile

4 people, all very satisfied with their meals; fish casserole and salmon. Prices are typical for larger town restaurant

Thank BOB777877
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lorensbergsgatan 16, Gothenburg 400 15, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Vastra Gotaland County  >  Gothenburg
  • Phone Number: +46 31 16 98 39
  • E-mail
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