Volvo Photo Locations Part 332
(Great photography for Volvo Magazine Ratten #1 from 1963 by Kary H Lasch)
Restaurant Riche is a restaurant with bar located on Birger Jarlsgatan 4 on Östermalm in Stockholm’s inner city. The restaurant that has been around since 1893.
The menu includes French brasserie food as well as Swedish home-grown classics. The restaurant also has an extensive wine menu. Riche is part of the Swedish Brasseries group, which also includes the Theater Grill, Sturehof, Stockholm’s Food Market, Taverna Brillo, Luzette and Ulriksdals Värdshus.
The house and interior were designed by architect Ludwig Peterson. The model for Riche was Café Riche on the Boulevard des Italiens in Paris. The site has undergone a number of renovations and redevelopments over the years. In 1945, when the restaurant was having financial problems, Tore Wretman took over as the owner, and achieved great success. Wretman remained as owner until 1976.