TOP 5 TRADITIONAL RESTAURANTS
Food trends, like any trend, come and go but timeless classics never go out of style. You can't visit Stockholm without trying the local cuisine that is equally rustic and homely. We know exactly where to send your to feed your body (and soul). Swedish meatballs, anyone?
Serving both Swedish and French classics this century old local, boasts an interior that has the classic ‘fin-de-siècle’ feel, with mirrored walls. While its history is in their home-rolled meatballs!
Oaxen Krog & Slip
‘The Krog’ is ideal for fine-dining lovers, while the adjoining‘Slip’ is much affordable and fun, serving "Nordic bistro food" to match the hanging boats from the ceiling. Enjoy smoky, delicate freshly caught arctic char or grilled pork chops with anchovy butter under their bright dining hall.
Here the chefs are disturbing traditional cooking methods by adopting an ovens free kitchen! Feel the heat from their cosy open-fire cooking system with traditional Scandinavian style decor and food delicacies. This place screams authenticity.
Find gluten and dairy-free dishes served without frills at this spot, from hearty meatballs to beef Roulades and black pudding. Vegetarians, don’t stress. You don’t have to miss out, they also cater for you too!
Meatballs for the People
If this is your first authentic Swedish meatball experience (sorry, Ikea doesn’t count), go for the classic beef balls served with buttery mash, lingonberry jam and a creamy broth. More adventurous variations on offer include rooster, reindeer and salmon!