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The Rover

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, Pub, Swedish
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Andralangatan 12, Gothenburg, Sweden
+46 31 775 04 90
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Fredrikstad, Norway
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142 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Same owner as Ølrepubliken. Good selection on tap, quite pricey bottle list. Lacked a bit on the quality beers, but they had Stigbergets West Coast IPA for instance. Friendly and vibrant atmosphere. Located in the west of the city center. The tram 1 and 6 stops nearby.

Thank martinspurs
Copenhagen, Denmark
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere. Decent burger. Went here after work with a Swedish colleagues. Would recommend if looking to wind down with a beer.

Thank Muffino89
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We didnt try any of the foods, but we were happily put at the bar. A very good selection of sour ales on bottles, and 32 different beers on tap. Many local brews as well. The music is good, and the volume is just enough to carry a conversation, and still distinguish between the good songs in the playlist. The... More 

Thank Morten A
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146 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

A real lively pub on the night we were there. A huge choice of beers. All pretty expensive & coming in a variety of sizes & strengths. We were there for WOW & judging by the wristbands so were most of the others. I'd go back.

Thank jims86
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I went there because I heard about how good their burguers are, so I ordered the basic one. They never asked me for the meat cooking point, and I forgot to say it. The result was a too cooked burguer that I couldn't even finish. It was completely dry.

Thank Merce M
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

I've been here a few times for me 'din dins and the food has always been good, they have one of the best designed menus i have seen. notable dishes to recommend include, # sphincter* on fire burger, a surprisingly spicy variant of their regular burger. # Råbiff, a generous steak tartare served with a good sides. # Pickled eggs,... More 

Thank MrLukeJFulton
Gothenburg, Sweden
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Fine food, good beer and good blues music a nice place to be. Gone crazy back soon. "The skies above are blue My heart was wrapped up in clover The night I looked at you..."

Thank Ed D
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199 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

A great little beer pub with a huge selection on tap. It would have been helpful if there were some descriptions available otherwise you are basically trying beers based on what the logo looks like (not a problem if you're working your way through the whole range!). We found the staff actually pretty unhelpful & dismissive when it came to... More 

Thank Christie B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

The Rover stands tall and true but only if beer is for you. For dine and wine it may not be sublime but for beer and grub stellar divine. But alas at moment of service rot you feel a blow that Johan wrought.

Thank Robin K
Gothenburg, Sweden
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Great burgers matched with suitable beers thanks to the cunning and engaged staff. Well worth a visit! The quality has been shifting between 2011 and 2015, but the last visit (2015) was great.

Thank Rauben

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Swedish
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Andralangatan 12, Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Vastra Gotaland County  >  Gothenburg
  • Phone Number: +46 31 775 04 90

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