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Stockholm

The Best Spots for Cocktails in Stockholm

The go-to places for cocktails, drinks and great food.

Updated on Jan 26, 2024 | World of Mouth team

Stockholm offers a wide variety of great restaurant experiences, but also has an impressive cocktail scene. Based on recommendations from World of Mouth local experts such as Petter Nilsson, Anna Norström and Oliver Jansson, we have compiled a list of the best spots for cocktails in Stockholm.

Stop by Lucy's Flower Shop, serving lab-designed drinks, or Bar Libertin, where you can enjoy hearty shareable dishes along with your drinks. This list of top places for cocktails in Stockholm will cover all your needs, from a quick pre dinner drink to a late night bar crawl.

Café Nizza

Åsögatan 171

Åsögatan 171, 116 32 Stockholm, Sweden

Café Nizza is a cozy wine bar with a Parisian feel, serving small dishes with a French influence. The restaurant is known for its varied seasonal menu, including comforting Italian-inspired bistro dishes and classics like sourdough cacio e pepe pasta. With an extensive wine list featuring international and low intervention references, Café Nizza is a go-to spot for wine enthusiasts.

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Café Nizza serves some nice small dishes, the menu is quite French influenced with dishes like fried sweetbreads, different vegetables or pasta. A nice and cozy small restaurant.

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Café Nizza

Café Nizza

Åsögatan 171

Åsögatan 171, 116 32 Stockholm, Sweden

Surfers Stockholm

Norrlandsgatan 24

Norrlandsgatan 24, 111 43 Stockholm, Sweden

Surfers Stockholm offers a vibrant dining experience with a focus on Chinese cuisine. The menu is aromatic and delicious, featuring flavors from various regions of China, including Sichuan, and is served in a way that encourages guests to order multiple dishes and enjoy them together. With a seasoned chef at the helm, Surfers Stockholm is a great spot to discover China's culinary heritage through essential cooking techniques such as steaming and stir-frying.

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The new menu is aromatic and delicious with flavors around China - Gānbēi! Nothing better than a proper Chinese feast served with multiple shots of Baijiu. A great spot to discover the Chinese cuisine in Stockholm is at Surfers. Make sure to pay them a visit and don’t forget to order lots of Chinese liquor with your meal...

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Surfers Stockholm

Surfers Stockholm

Norrlandsgatan 24

Norrlandsgatan 24, 111 43 Stockholm, Sweden

Black Milk Gastro Bar

Engelbrektsgatan 3

Engelbrektsgatan 3, 114 32 Stockholm, Sweden

Black Milk Gastro Bar offers an omakase-style dining experience, where the ingredients dictate the direction of the meal, taking you on a global culinary journey. The acclaimed chefs, Daniel Höglander and Niclas Jönsson, creatively reinterpret well-known dishes, incorporating unexpected elements for a memorable experience. The restaurant also features a chef's counter for observing the artful preparation of dishes, and a cocktail menu curated by Hugo Örn to complement the cuisine.

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Embrace the unexpected and you’ll be rewarded with a meal that is both provoking and delicious.Black Milk Gastro Bar, situated on Engelbrektsgatan, provides an exhilarating omakase-style dining experience. This is the brainchild of highly acclaimed chefs Daniel Höglander and Niclas Jönsson, who are making an effort to revive Stockholm's fading fine dining scene. Their two-star Michelin restaurant, Aloe in Älvsjö, is a testament to their talent and success, and they’ve set their sights high for this new venture.Their interpretation of omakase takes you on a journey around the globe, allowing the ingredients to dictate the direction of the meal. Embrace the unexpected and you’ll be rewarded with a meal that is both provoking and delicious as it transcends cultural boundaries. The chefs' approach to take well-known dishes and give them a creative spin by skillfully incorporating unexpected elements creates a memorable experience.The team has enlisted the expertise of Hugo Örn from Stjärtelleriet to curate drink pairings that complement the menu. Beyond simply complementing the flavors of the food, these cocktails are thoughtfully designed to add an additional layer of complexity and depth, enhancing the overall sensory experience of the meal. The centerpiece of the space is the chef's counter, where you can watch the team artfully prepare each dish. The vibe is anything but stuffy, with loud music pumping through the speakers and an infectious energy that fills the room. If you're looking for an upscale dining experience that is both delicious and fun, this is the place to be.

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Black Milk Gastro Bar

Engelbrektsgatan 3

Engelbrektsgatan 3, 114 32 Stockholm, Sweden

Gondolen

Stadsgården 6

Stadsgården 6, 116 45 Stockholm, Sweden

Gondolen is a classic restaurant that offers a spectacular view and a bar serving a variety of cocktails. Their menu is composed of well-prepared Swedish dishes, served in an almost celebratory setting, perfect for those wanting to experience Swedish heritage cuisine. The website provides details about their weekly menu, special events, and contact information.

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Newly refurbished but oh so classic, Gondolen is a Stockholm institution. It has the best view in the city and a lovely bar serving fancy cocktails. The menu is classic too. No surprises, just well made Swedish dishes served beautifully in a wonderful almost celebratory setting. A great place to experience Swedish heritage cuisine.
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Gondolen

Stadsgården 6

Stadsgården 6, 116 45 Stockholm, Sweden

Lucy's Flower Shop

Birger Jarlsgatan 20

Birger Jarlsgatan 20, 114 34 Stockholm, Sweden

Lucy's Flower Shop is a popular cocktail bar run by seasoned bartenders Ola Carlson and Alex Skarlen. They specialize in distinct flavors with less citrus, developing their own unique drinks in their on-site lab. This intimate venue, with around 25 seats, offers table service and is known for its lively atmosphere, good electronic music, and cool crowd.

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The cocktail bar everyone is talking about in Stockholm 2020. Lucy's is run by bartenders Ola Carlson and Alex Skarlen; both with a long careers in the industry. They work with distinct flavours, a lot less citrus and they have their own lab where they develop drinks. Lucy's is not a speakeasy per se but they only have 25 or so seats and you get table waited. It's a fun place with good electronic music and a cool it crowd.

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Lucy's Flower Shop

Birger Jarlsgatan 20

Birger Jarlsgatan 20, 114 34 Stockholm, Sweden

Bar Libertin

Vapengatan 2

Vapengatan 2, 126 52 Hägersten, Sweden

Bar Libertin is a neighborhood natural wine bar known for its rotating menu and a wide selection of natural wines from small-scale producers. The cozy venue offers medium-sized, shareable dishes, often topped with cheese, and the menu changes frequently to reflect the seasons. With a personal and inclusive service, Bar Libertin provides a comfortable atmosphere for customers to enjoy their wine and food.

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Suburbian wine bar with a big heart and tasty shareable dishes.New opening: A great selection of natural wines, poured in all formats: A bottle to share, a glass, half a glass or just because you have to try! Behind the wine program is somm Gustav Hökstrand can match you up with drops of wine from small scale producers. The food offer sees hearty medium sized dishes – cheese topping is not a rare thing here, and sharing is an optimum. The service is so personal and inclusive you'll end up staying longer than intended.

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Bar Libertin

Vapengatan 2

Vapengatan 2, 126 52 Hägersten, Sweden

Restaurang Hantverket

Sturegatan 15a

Sturegatan 15a, 114 36 Stockholm, Sweden

Restaurang Hantverket is a Swedish eatery that offers traditional dishes with a modern twist, carefully crafted by chef Stefan Ekengren. The restaurant is known for its relaxed atmosphere, affordable prices, and dedication to the culinary heritage, often drawing repeat customers. With a team of young chefs, Hantverket consistently delivers high-quality and interesting food, ensuring an enjoyable dining experience for all.

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This is a place where food, atmosphere and decor is characterized by passionately detailed craftsmanship.Hantverket is one of my favorite restaurants in Stockholm. This is a place where food, atmosphere and decor is characterized by passionately detailed craftsmanship with attention to our culinary heritage. Go here and enjoy a relaxed and joyous culinary experience with no frills.

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Restaurang Hantverket

Restaurang Hantverket

Sturegatan 15a

Sturegatan 15a, 114 36 Stockholm, Sweden

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