Eat and Drink

The selection of modern gourmet restaurants in Stockholm is amazing. There are many more which are well worth a visit for those who are looking for truly innovative dining adventure. Stockholm chefs very favorably compete with anyone in the world. Depending what kind of food one might be interested in, there is a variety of different restaurants in Stockholm. Sweden is also famous for the excellent fish and seafood. One of the top restaurants well worth a visit is Wedholms Fisk.

Swedish fika consists of coffee and a cinnamon bun. There are plenty of good coffee shops in Stockholm. Wienercaféet situated in Biblioteksstan, Sturekatten is another hidden oasis, or why not try bakery Petite France which has an abundance of French specialties. Vetekatten is one of several well-preserved historic coffee shops where you can sample traditional Swedish pastries of superior quality. On Saturnus you can drink large hot café lattes to the legendary cinnamon rolls – the town’s biggest and best publicized.

Stockholmers are well-traveled and know what’s hot right now. Around Stureplan and City, you’ll find nightclubs that stay open until five in the morning; they teem with trendy people out exploring the Stockholm night. Södermalm is young, hip and laid-back. It is saturated with artists, designers and other creative innovators. Located in this neighborhood is Stockholm’s SoHo, called SoFo (South of Folkungagatan).

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