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Tradition restaurant – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 10, 2015 | Category : Reviews, Swedish


We bought a Groupon for this restaurant – 3 courses plus a glass of bubbly for 495kr which was a steal! I was surprised by the size of this resto, in Gamla Stan, but hubby had been to the söder location and he said that it was even smaller. Anyhow,... more

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Panini matlåda taco carnita – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 6, 2015 | Category : Mexican, Reviews, Savories

Panini taco carnita dinner

I was intrigued by the idea of a take home dinner whereby you just have to do a few finishing touches, see my review on the bibimbap dinner. This is our second time trying this, but it’s taco carnita this time. I must say that I was very disappointed! There... more

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Panini matlåda Bibimbap – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 3, 2015 | Category : Korean, Reviews, Savories

Panini bibimbap

Right now Panini has a drive promoting their dinner boxes, matlådor. There are 9 choices – bibimbap, falafel, elderberry marinated salmon, chicken rice curry, saffran paella, mussels with pasta, pork buns, ragu bolognese, and taco carnita. How it works is that you get a code from your buddy and then... more

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Sushi Sho – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: November 27, 2014 | Category : Japanese, Reviews


My friend and I were here on a Tuesday night and it was packed. The resto is really small, only 14 seats! I have to say say that this was the best meal I’ve ever had in Sweden! We lucked out and had seats at the bar so we could... more

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Adam Albin noodle bar – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 30, 2014 | Category : Asian, Reviews, Savories


I was so stoked to try their noodles as I had dined here once a year ago and I still remember that meal with fond memories! Alas, I should’ve remembered my number one rule – always eat food made by locals. These guys are Swedes and they’re trying to make... more

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Volt restaurant – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 15, 2014 | Category : Reviews, Swedish

Photo by Maria Swärd

We were at Volt last Friday, the same day that the review by Jonas Cramby was published in Stockholm’s Metro. I don’t know if this accounted for the restaurant being quite full or if it was a Friday night. The clientele was a mix of young and old. Onto the... more

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Sushi Yama – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 6, 2014 | Category : Japanese, Reviews

sushiYama - 8 piece sashimi

This is a sushi chain but I was suitably impressed when I ate here 2 weeks ago. There are 3 locations in Stockholm alone and also all over Sweden, 16 in total. A colleague ate here and raved about it so I had to try it out as well. A... more

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Myeongdong Kyoja – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: June 11, 2014 | Category : Korean, Reviews

Myeongdong Kyoja

Myeongdong Kyoja (명동교자) has been serving knife cut noodles, kalguksu, for 40 years now and it’s very popular amongst tourists and locals alike. We were there at lunch time and choose their most popular dish, kalguksu with what looked like ground pork. The bowls of noodle soup came within minutes of... more

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Cookin’ Nanta performance – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: June 11, 2014 | Category : Korean, Reviews


Since we’re food obsessed, we had to check out this show. It’s played 3 times daily at 2 different theatres in Seoul plus one in Jeju and has also been played in Broadway. I won’t go into too much details about the storyline but suffice it to say that it’s... more

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Korea samgyetang – review

By: | 0 Comments | On: June 10, 2014 | Category : Korean, Reviews


One dish on my list of foods to try in Korea was samyetang or ginseng chicken. It’s supposed to be the best cure for a cold. The ginseng used here is 4 years old and the chickens aren’t older than 49 days, ie the best qualities of ingredients. I decided on... more

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