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Banken Bar & Brasserie

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Swedish, Scandinavian, European
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Asgatan 41, Falun 79171, Sweden
+46 23 71 19 11
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11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Fri 11:30 - 00:00
Sat 13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 23:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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63 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

We managed to get a table for 4 without reservation on a Monday night. The food was good and reasonably priced. Service was excellent. There was a reasonable variety of choices. One of the dishes we ordered was the veal and it was nicely done. As we went after 6pm, and there was plenty of free roadside parking near the... More 

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Thank kchmy
AdminBanken, Informationsansvarig at Banken Bar & Brasserie, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! welcome back to Falun and us! More 

Stockholm, Sweden
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We extended our stay in Falun to eat at Banken but regretted it. The portions were on the small side considering the price in particular, and we were not offered bread - it felt odd to consume what mostly was meat without much in terms of vegetables or starch. As fir quality, somehow, the various parts of the meal didn't... More 

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AdminBanken, Informationsansvarig at Banken Bar & Brasserie, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are sorry that we didn’t lived up to your expectations. All guests will be offered bread so it is a mistake of service. Nice to hear that your teenagers felt welcome! We think that all guests are important regardless of age, everyone should feel welcome to us. Hope to see you as our guests... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We were in town with a large tour group. Couldn't stand another hotel buffer so we looked for a local eatery. This place was perfect. Charming and quiet. The food was beautiful and delicious, the desserts were perfect and our waiter, Patrick, couldn't have been more helpful or attentive. All around it was just what we needed.

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AdminBanken, Kundansvarig at Banken Bar & Brasserie, responded to this review

Thank you Karen! I will show Patric what nice you have written about his service. Welcome back to us and Falun! More 

Gothenburg, Sweden
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

We came a little late and had to wait a while but it was woth while. Taste was excellent and the prices as expected from a premium restaurant.

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Tack för er recension! More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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224 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

The restaurant is situated on one of the major streets in town, very close to the city center. Local is a centuries-old banking hall and very classy. The young guy who served us was fantastic nice and helpful, also good and fast. The food was wonderful, nicely presented and the wine delicious. The venue is nice, perhaps a bit much... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

This restaurant offers great food for all ages. We tried the moose entrecote, the seafood pasta and burger. All very tasty and pleasing for the eye The restaurant serves food from the local area - fresh and tasty Great wine selection Top service And you can enjoy the food on the outdoor terrace

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Park City, Utah
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387 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015

There's a reason Banken is one of the top-rated restaurants in Falun. Just walk through the door and you're drawn in by the jovial atmosphere. People are there to have dinner and have fun. From the public-feeling table layout, open air kitchen, upbeat music, Banken creates an atmosphere. The menu features regional specialties and an especially good lineup of craft... More 

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Reykjavík
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

I've been here a number of times during the last few years, always pleased. The restaurant has been around for ages, which is probably the best recommendation for any local restaurant.

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Reykjavík
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014

Banken bar & brasserie has been there for ages, and for a reason. Quality food, fair price. Locale a bit too loud.

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LEXINGTON
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2014

We got into Falun without lunch and it was 230pm and this is where we landed. How fortunate! Quick service. They made a vegetarian pasta plate for my husband with no fuss, and it was delicious! I had the fish and chips, also good, though the fries were more floppy than crispy they were fine. The berry sorbet was astounding,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Swedish, Scandinavian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Asgatan 41, Falun 79171, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Dalarna County  >  Falun
  • Phone Number: +46 23 71 19 11
Description
Take the stone steps one floor up and sit down in the inviting brasserie environment. Here you can enjoy a tasty lunch, the Bank's classic or delicious flavors from around the world. Regardless of time, there is always a good reason to pop in to the Bank.

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