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) #1 of 127 Restaurants in Visby $$ - $$$ Seafood, European,
1 Stora Torget, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
+46 498 27 18 07
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish soup” (26 reviews)
“roe” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Stora Torget, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This looks like a more casual restaurant on the main square, but the food was very good. They don’t take any reservations, so it’s a good idea to arrive early to get a table. Shortly after we arrived all tables were occupied. There is seating...More

Thank Zenita
Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm sure the shrimp in our sandwich were swimming just a few hours before. If you want fresh seafood this is the place to come. Food was great. Location is sweet and decorations in this little restaurant are all very cheery. You can watch the...More

Thank CalgaryGirl26
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the restaurant we always visit many times each summer and we have never been let down. Do not miss their fried, pickled herrings with new potatoes and kaviar sauce. The fish soup is excellent and all food is served with a delicious selection...More

Thank Carolina V
Bakfickan, Ägare at Bakfickan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kind words! We Love it, welcome back!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is with very good reason that this place comes up on top of restaurants in Visby. If you like seafood you simply must visit. We had the fried herring and the fish soup. The fried herring is absolutely delicious, the best I have ever...More

Thank asap4a
Bakfickan, Ägare at Bakfickan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great!! We are so glad to hear about your visit! Welcome back next time on the island

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, friendly service. Busy but cosy place as Visby itself. Herring is so underrated but do taste it here! Strongly recommend.

Thank Arja B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here twice, and I will definetly come back! Really nice place with excellent food and great service. Best restaurant in Visby. Highly recommended!

Thank Berndt P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a bit exhausted and were looking for a place to eat, we ended up there after several fails and it was a very good think! Very nice soup and very fresh!

Thank luneriel
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of the places everyone has to visit in Visby with delicious fish/shrimp! The service is fantastic and always with a smile.

Thank Rebekah P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Wonderful location on the square with excellent food, very attentive personel. IF its getting chilly outside, blankets to keep you warm. Extra bread with butter is very yummy.

Thank Angelique0508
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I spotted this place and thought 'i'll never get a seat here, it's so cool' but lucky me, I did. Great restaurant, loved the food. I had a seafood soup/stew which was very tasty.

Thank DugganOonagh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, European, Swedish, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Stora Torget, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Gotland  >  Visby
  • Phone Number: +46 498 27 18 07
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