Top Choice Scandinavian in Gothenburg

Thörnströms Kök

Specialising in modern Scandinavian cuisine, chef Håkan shows you how he earned that Michelin star through creative use of local, seasonal ingredients and flawless presentation. Feast on the likes of sweetbreads wit…
Top Choice Thai in Gothenburg

Moon Thai Kitchen

The owners have opted for a 'Thailand' theme and decided to run with it a few miles, hence the kaleidoscopic whirl of tuktuks, flowers and bamboo everything. Luckily, the dishes are authentic, the whimsical menu fea…
Market in Gothenburg


A market devoted to all things that come from the sea (except sailors), the 'Fish Church' is, erm, heaven for those who appreciate slabs of gravadlax, heaped shrimp sandwiches and seafood-heavy salads. The outdoor p…
Modern European in Gothenburg

Magnus & Magnus

Ever-fashionable Magnus & Magnus serves inspired and beautifully presented modern European dishes in an appropriately chic setting. It’s an unpretentious place in spite of its popularity, with pleasantly down-to…
Market in Gothenburg

Saluhall Briggen

This covered market will have you drooling over its bounty of fresh bread, cheeses, quiches, seafood and ethnic treats. It’s particularly handy for the hostel district.
Swedish in Gothenburg


For top-notch Swedish husmanskost, like the speciality meatballs with mashed potato and lingonberries, it's hard to do better than this smart yet down-to-earth restaurant-bar. Mod-Swedish options might include hake …
Cafe in Gothenburg

Da Matteo

The perfect downtown lunch pit stop and a magnet for coffee lovers, this cafe serves wickedly fine espresso, more-ish mini sfogliatelle (Neapolitan pastries), sandwiches, pizza and great salads. There’s a sun-soaked…
Market in Gothenburg


Göteborg’s main central market is jammed with tasty budget eateries, delis, bakeries and food stalls, and it's the perfect place to stock up that picnic basket.
Swedish in Gothenburg

Wasa Allé

At Wasa Allé, the flagship restaurant of Mats Nordström, most ingredients come from within four hours of the restaurant, year-round. The result is 'modern, conscious Swedish food': choose between the lunchtime buffe…
Tapas in Gothenburg

Hemma Hos

With a smooth black bar and comfortable tables, this Haga restaurant-bar manages to be both urbane and relaxed. Its selection of small plates is decidedly gourmet – slow-cooked pork with apple chutney or goats chees…