Thai in Uppsala

Amazing Thai

This small, family-friendly spot inside a shopping centre is popular for its good-value buffet (both lunch and dinner) and welcoming atmosphere. The evening menu features a good selection of fragrant stir-fries, noo…
Seafood in Uppsala

Hambergs Fisk

Let the aromas of dill and seafood tempt you into this excellent fish restaurant, in a tiny storefront facing the river. Self-caterers should check out the adjoining fresh fish counter.
Swedish in Uppsala


Next to the unexcavated flat-topped moun called Tingshögen (Court Mound), at Gamla Uppsala, is Odinsborg, a restaurant known for its horns of mead and Viking feasts (although daintier refreshments are offered at the…
Cafe in Uppsala


Something of an Uppsala institution, this classy but sweet konditori (bakery-cafe) dates back to the 19th century and is a cut above your average coffee-and-bun shop. It’s been endorsed by no less a personage than t…
Supermarket in Uppsala

Hemköp Supermarket

Find groceries at this central supermarket.
Market in Uppsala


Stock up on meat, fish, cheese and fancy chocolate at this indoor market, or hit one of the restaurant corners for a bite; a couple stay open late for dinner, with pleasant terrace bars available in summer.
Cafe in Örebro

Hälls Konditori Stallbacken

One of two locations of this bakery-cafe (the other’s in Järntorget), Hälls is a classic old-style konditori and a favourite hangout for locals. Go for fika (coffee and cake) or more substantial salads, quiche and s…
Tex-Mex in Örebro


OK, maybe Tex-Mex isn’t exactly what you expected to be eating in the middle of Sweden, but the fun decor and chirpy music at Pacos make for a nice change of pace, and the lunch specials are good value.
Swedish in Falun

Banken Bar & Brasserie

Based in a former bank, classy Banken has a splendid interior and matching service. The menu features decadent preparations of Swedish traditional meals, like reindeer carpaccio with truffles, or saffron-scented roa…
Supermarket in Falun


This is a conveniently central grocery store recommended for self-caterers.