Vannaröd Castle

Sösdala, Sweden

Vannaröd castle was completed in 1890. It was built by Christian Barnekow, who was married with Scottish Agnes Sofia Montgomery. The architecture of Vannaröd is inspired by the castle in Scotland, where Montgomery was born. Today it is a restaurant.



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Lena Janson (2 years ago)
The Tuesday and Thursday meetings: super good food, very nice staff and good prices for the food.
OSCAR KARLSSON (2 years ago)
New owner, they have absolutely become an awful lot better than what they had before. They also have 2 evenings a week for old motor enthusiasts. Good food and good service.
Mona Tärnqvist (4 years ago)
Unfortunately the place is closed!
ann johansson (4 years ago)
Closed when it should be open.
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