Gothenburg is a big city with a charming small-town feel. The atmosphere is nice and relaxed, you can walk around the city centre and explore the different neighbourhoods and there’s a café on every street corner. The city has lively entertainment and attractions all year round, ranging from the amusement park Liseberg and the Gothenburg Opera, to various sporting events, the annual film festival, book fair and music festival Way Out West. Read more at: www.goteborg.com/en
Population
500,000
Currency
1 Swedish krona= 100 öre
Weather forecast
+11 ... 22°C
It’s easy to enjoy culture and attractions and at the same time explore the sea, the parks and the city pulse. Göteborg City Card gives you all the best of Gothenburg. You get free admission to attractions, museums, sightseeing and more, including free public transport and parking. Read more at: www.goteborg.com/en/do
Baths and Beaches

Gothenburg and the vicinity have many options when it comes to bathing, both salty seas and lakes. The municipality manages 23 of these, see the link:

​Website: www.goteborg.se/wps/portal/Serviceguide?kategori=all&typ=Badplats
The Avenue

The main boulevard Kungsportsavenyn is not only a centre for entertainment, the neighbour-hood also offers exclusive boutiques and fashion. Kungsportsavenyn, or simply Avenyn, stretches from the bridge Kungsportsbron by the Moat to Götaplatsen and the Museum of Art, the City Theatre, The Concert Hall and the Poseidon statue. Avenyn is lined with shops, cosy cafés, renowned restaurants and popular bars. It gets extra lively here in the summer when holidaymakers gather at the outdoor serving areas.

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn​Website: www.avenyn.seSubway: Tram: 3,4,5,10 Stop : Valand
Röda Sten Art Centre

Röda Sten Art Centre is a non-profit association which uses the old boiler house in the harbour entrance between the Älvsborg Bridge and the area of Nya Varvet – with a view of the island Vinga and the horizon. It's a different arena for contemporary art, theatre, music and dance. There's also a workshop with creative activities for children and young people. You also find a café, music clubs and a restaurant in the building.

​Address: Röda Sten 1,41451,Göteborg,Sweden ​Phone: +4631120816​Website: www.rodasten.comSubway: Tram 3, 9 Stop: Vagnhallen Majorna, Älvsnabben ferry stop: Klippan
Universeum

Universeum is a science centre for the whole family. Seven floors with animals, experiments and challenges are waiting to give you an experience beyond the ordinary. The aquariums are some of the largest in Europe and you also find exciting exhibitions and an indoor rainforest – right in the middle of Gothenburg!

​Address: Södra Vägen 50, Göteborg​Phone: +46313356450​Website: www.universeum.se​Opening hours: Open everyday around the year from 10.00 - 18.00. Extended opening hours during summer months.Subway: Tram: 2,4,5,6,8,13 Stop: Korsvägen
The Unique Archipelago

Enjoy the unique archipelago of Gothenburg, with salty granite cliffs and beaches, a deep, blue, natural store cupboard filled with fresh fish and shellfish, irresistible fishing villages and piers, where people flock to shops and restaurants. The international sailing competitions and daytrips on passenger ferries are complemented by more energetic activities sea kayaking, golf, fishing trips, or a shellfish safari. One of Sweden’s greatest paddling areas are the west coast (known as the Bohuslän area).

​Website: www.vastsverige.com/sv/goteborgsskargard www.styrsobolaget.se/Sodra-Skargarden
Masthugget Church

This 1914 church is a well-known sea navigation landmark in Gothenburg and a great example of the National Romantic style. Splendid viewpoint. The Architect is Sigfrid Ericsson. Around 90,000 tourists visit the church every year, correspondingly affecting the church and the parish itself.

​Address: Storebackegatan, 41318,Göteborg​Phone: +46317319230 ​Website: www.svenskakyrkan.seSubway: Tram: 3, 9, 11 Stop: Stigbergstorget, Bus: 60 Stop: Fjällskolan
Eriksberg

The area has a long history of shipbuilding, and as late as the 70s it was home to some of the world's largest shipyards. Today the old shipyard areas along the quays Eriksberg and Lindholmen is new residential areas with restaurants, theatres and cafes, well worth a stop for a coffee or ice cream on the piers by the river.

​Address: Eriksberg​Website: www.vastraeriksberg.seSubway: Älvsnabben ferry from Lilla Bommen to Eriksberg
Feskekörka

This 'church' filled with fish shops and sea food restaurants is well-visited by both locals -buying their fresh seafood for the evening's dinner, and tourists -watching all the weird fish in their showcases and the spectacle when fishermen shouts out their goods.

​Address: Rosenlundsvägen, 411 25 Göteborg​Phone: +46 31 13 82 34​Website: www.feskekörka.se​Opening hours: Tuesday - Friday 10.00 - 18.00, Saturday 10.00 - 15.00​More info: Tram stop: Grönsakstorget
Trädgårdsföreningen

Squeezed in between restaurants, shops and hotels the park "Trädgårdsföreningen" is an oasis for the city people. It is considered to be one of the best preserved 19th century parks in Europe. Take a stroll among the trees and feel the tranquillity.

​Address: Trädgårdsföreningen​Phone: +46 31 365 58 58​Website: www.tradgardsforeningen.se​Opening hours: Daily 07.00-18.00​More info: Entrance from Slussgatan (Drottningtorget), Södra vägen (Bältespännarparken) and Nya Allén. Tickets: Free entry
Skansen Kronan

In the neighbourhood of Haga you find one of two still remaining redoubts. It was built in 1698 to protect Gothenburg from possible Danish attacks. Fortunately it never happened and the cannons you can see on the inside have never been used. Today the fortress is mostly used for private parties and on Sundays you can enjoy a grand brunch inside the 4 metres thick walls.

​Address: Skansberget, Göteborg​Phone: +46 31 711 30 33​Website: www.skansenkronan.se​Opening hours: Tuesday - Friday 10.00 - 15.00, Sunday 11.00-16.00​More info: Tram stop: Hagakyrkan
Skatås Sports Centre

When you are tired of the bustling city and feel for a relaxing walk or maybe an energetic jog Skatås sports centre is the place to go. With lots of outdoor activities such as Frisbee golf, beach volleyball and jogging tracks with different length in the Delsjö nature reserve and a gym with lockers, changing rooms and a café, Skatås has everything you wish for when you need some exercise and fresh air.

​Address: Skatåsvägen 25, 401 21 Göteborg​Phone: +46 31 25 48 11​Website: www.goteborg.se​Opening hours: Monday - Thursday 07.00-20.00, Friday 07.00-18.00, Saturday 08.00-16.00, Sunday 10.00-17.00
Aeroseum

Explore one of the Cold War’s most top-secret defence facilities, located in a 1950’s subterranean hangar 30 metres below the rock surface. Here you can take a flying trip through the history of aviation. Aeroseum is an aviation discovery centre packed with fascinating experiences for people of all ages, men and women alike. Visitors can explore, experience and experiment in the 22 000 square metre subterranean hangar, which was once top secret. Exhibits include Draken and Viggen warplanes, civil aircrafts, helicopters, engines and much more. Stop for coffee and refreshments in the underground café and buy aviation articles in the museum shop.

​Address: Holmvägen 100, 41746 Göteborg​Phone: +4631558300​Website: www.aeroseum.seSubway: Bus: 35 from Hjalmar Brantingsplatsen Stop: Granhäll , 10 min walk from there
The Museum of World Culture

Meet the world at Korsvägen! The Museum of World Culture is an exciting venue showcasing everything from exhibitions on global issues to adventures for the whole family. The globalization is discussed here and how we look on each other. In this award-winning building, you'll experience a mixture of international architecture, contemporary art, deep seriousity and exciting activities. The museum works with temporary exhibitions seen in an international perspective. Besides, the museum has a rich programme with everything from film and theatre to seminars, festivals and performances. The magnificent building was designed by London based architects Cécile Brisac and Edgar Gonzales. The Museum of World Culture has one star in the Michelin Green Guide.

​Address: Södra vägen 54, 412 54 Göteborg​Phone: +4631632730​Website: www.varldskulturmuseerna.seSubway: Tram 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 13 Stop: Korsvägen
Göteborg Natural History Museum

At the museum you find a fantastic collection of animals from all over the world. You will meet the world’s only mounted blue whale and a huge African elephant. There are also birds and fish from the entire planet. You can get really close to the animals, because they stand completely still. You can see presentations of the Earth, life in the Sea, as well as various kinds of environmental issues. Enjoy a cup of coffee in the café or buy a present in the shop. You find the museum in the Slottsskogen city park.

​Address: Museivägen 10,402 35 Göteborg​Phone: +4610441 44 00​Website: www.gnm.seSubway: Tram 1, 2, 6 Stop: Linneplatsen
Volvo Museum

Welcome to a journey through time! At Volvo Museum, you can follow the development of cars, trucks, buses, construction vehicles, industrial and marine engines – from the late 1920s to today. We also have a café and a gift shop.

​Address: Volvo Arendal/Arendal Skans,405 08,Göteborg​Phone: +4631664814​Website: www.volvogroup.comSubway: Tram 5, 6, 10 Stop Eketrägatan, change to bus 32. Stop: Arendal Skans
The Sports Museum

The Sports Museum was established in 1983 and is run by the Friends of Sports Museum’s foundation. The museum has an Olympic Games room, a Hall of Fame, a library, plenty of sport photos and much more.

​Address: Kvibergs Kaserner, Övre Kaserngården, byggnad 7,Kvibergsvägen 5,41582,Göteborg​Phone: +46317266180​Website: www.idrottsmuseet.seSubway: Tram 6, 7, 11 Stop: Kviberg
Gothenburg Museum of Art

The art collection is one of the finest in Northern Europe and is stretching from the 15th century until today, with significant Nordic and international artwork. The Gothenburg Museum of Art has three stars in Michelin Green Guide Scandinavia and has a leading collection of Nordic art. You can also explore masterpieces by Albert Edelfelt, Ernst Josephson, P.S. Krøyer, Carl Larsson, Bruno Liljefors, Edvard Munch, Anders Zorn, Rembrandt, Rubens, Monet, Picasso Chagall and others. In the same building you also find Hasselblad Centre that shows different photo exhibitions each year. One of the highlights is the annual exhibition of the Hasselblad prize-winner. .

​Address: Götaplatsen,412 56,Göteborg​Phone: +46313683500​Website: konstmuseum.goteborg.seSubway: Tram: 3, 4, 5, 7,10 Stop:Valand
Alfie Atkins' Cultural Centre

Alfie Atkins’ Cultural Centre is a creative cultural centre for children and their adults. Curious children can play, get up to mischief, climb and discover a building full of fascinating things. There are daily activities like theatre, maths with seeds, music and kid’s workouts. At Alfie Atkins’ Cultural Centre you’ll find the block of flats where Alfie lives, his sitting room, the scary monster, the helicopter and of course Milla, Malcolm (Mållgan) and grandma. Adults can sit down in the reading corner, enjoy a coffee, use the free Wi-Fi or take on the role of Alfie’s dad or grandma. On the way home, you can buy a souvenir from the gift shop. In Mållgans Café there are goodies for all ages. When the weather is good, you can sit outside on the terrace by the canal.

​Address: Slussgatan 1,41106,Göteborg​Phone: +4631154280​Website: www.alfonskulturhus.seSubway: Tram: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13 Stop: Centralstationen
GötheborgsUtkiken

The panoramic lookout point at the top of the Utkiken skyscraper, 86 metres above the sea, provides a tremendous view of Gothenburg, the harbour and the archipelago. The building is known locally as “the lipstick” and is a familiar landmark right next to the opera house.

​Address: Lilla Bommen,41104,Göteborg​Phone: +4631156147Subway: Tram : 5,10 Stop: Lilla Bommen
Stinsen Sightseeing

Enjoy an exciting tour of Gothenburg with Stinsen Sightseeing. You'll visit some really unique quarters, historic buildings and interesting sights. The charming tourist train takes you on a fascinating journey through old and picturesque parts of the city, an interesting journey made vivid with stories. You can choose between a round trip ticket and an all-day ticket with a hop on - hop off system. It's the same tour that runs. If you choose the round trip tour you remain seated all the time, with a hop on - hop off ticket you can go on and off as you like during the day. Both tours start from the square Gustav Adolfs torg, some of the places you'll see are; Old City Hall Kronhuset, Stora Teatern, the main boulevard Avenyn, Haga old quarter, Feskekôrka fish market hall, the urban district Magasinsgatan and the East India Company building. The round trip: Tickets are available at Gustav Adolf Square. The tour takes about 40 minutes.

​Address: Gustaf Adolfs Torg, 41110,Göteborg​Phone: +46707616486​Website: www.stinsensightseeing.seSubway: Tram: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11 Stop: Brunnsparken
Maritiman

You find Gothenburg Maritime Adventure Centre where the city meets the sea. Here you can experience an armada of 20 museum vessels, gathered in one place, making this Swedish museum to the world's largest floating ship experience for the whole family. Go on board and become a part of history when the armada sails through a long gone era. Here you'll find ships from the late 1900s to contemporary ship types. The ships are a floating cultural heritage, securely moored at Packhuskajen.

​Address: Packhusplatsen 12,41113,Göteborg​Phone: +4631105950​Website: www.maritiman.seSubway: Tram 5, 10 Stop: Lilla Bommen
Boat trip to Vinga

Step on board M/S Walona for a trip to Gothenburg’s most westerly outpost. The beautiful island Vinga is offering unique nature and has fantastic waters for swimming. The Swedish singer and composer Evert Taube grew up here and his father was the lighthouse-keeper from 1890 and onwards. Their house is a museum and you can join a guided tour.

​Address: Skeppsbron,Göteborg​Phone: +46317113450​Website: www.vinga.orgSubway: Bus 50, 60 Stop: Lilla Torget, Älvsnabben färjehållplats: Rosenlund
Medical history museum

Impressions on health and sickness have evolved over time, which comes across in the museums exhibits of authentic tools and recreated wards. The exhibition is set up based on various, still current, themes and presents a history of the development of western medicine from antiquity to our times

​Address: Östra Hamngatan 11,41110,Göteborg​Phone: +46317112331​Website: www.sahlgrenska.seSubway: Tram 5, 10,Bus 18, 19, 25, 52 Stop: Lilla Bommen
Ringlinien Vintage tram

Every summer and winter you can go by vintage tram along the streets of central Gothenburg. Ringlinien Trams run from the Central Station to Liseberg amusement park. Veterans of 1900-1960 are included in the regular traffic.

​Phone: +4631190027​Website: www.ringlinien.orgSubway: Tram 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13 Stop: Centralstationen
The Röhsska Museum

Just off the Avenue in central Gothenburg you find Sweden’s only museum of fashion, design and decorative arts. The museum shows everything from contemporary design to several thousand years old Chinese ceramics. The goal is to maintain a high profile and offer a mix of Swedish and international orientation, between art and industrial design and between the experimental and the established.

​Address: Vasagatan 37-39,40015,Göteborg​Phone: +4631613850​Website: rohsska.seSubway: Tram: 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Gothenburg City Theatre

Gothenburg City Theatre is Sweden's oldest city theatre and one of the country's largest dramatical theatres. The repertoire on the two ordinary venues, Stora Scen (Big Stage) and Nya Studion (The New Studio), includes both classic and contemporary as well as foreign theatres. Furthermore the Gothenburg City Theatre offers popular "lunch-theatres" as well as shows in the Foajébaren (Lobby bar).

​Address: Götaplatsen 4, 412 56 Göteborg​Phone: +4631708 70 00​Website: www.stadsteatern.goteborg.seSubway: Tram : 4,5 Stop : Valand
The Gothenburg Opera

The Gothenburg Opera was inaugurated in 1994 and is to be found next to Lilla Bommen in the Gothenburg. Here opera, dance and musicals are performed under the same roof. Responsibilities include breadth and depth, new and old, known and unknown, to challenge, entertain, move, comfort and spread joy. When the Göteborg Opera was inaugurated the stagecraft was the most advanced in the world. And now, after a comprehensive renovation in 2009 the opera house is once again one of the best in the world in this field.

​Address: Christina Nilsssons Gata,41104,Göteborg​Phone: +4631131300​Website: en.opera.seSubway: Tram: 5, 10 Stop: Lilla Bommen
Go-cart on water

The first ever go-cart on water. The company organises events with small, fast boats. Race over the waves in 35 knots in the world's first water go-cart. 10 boats available. Combine good food and beautiful islands for a unique experience. Please book ahead.

​Address: Södra strandgatan 15,Marstrand​Phone: +46704888812​Website: www.gokartpavatten.com
Haga

Haga, the city’s oldest "suburb," is a small town in its own right. Along Haga Nygata are several second hand shops, antique shops, fashion and interior design shops right next to restaurants and cafés. Strolling the cobbled, narrow streets between the wooden houses, takes you back at least a hundred years in time.

​Address: Haga Nygata​More info: Tram stop: Hagakyrkan, Handelshögskolan or Järntorget
Liseberg

Sweden’s top amusement park seethes with music, loving couples, laughing children, and high-class entertainment. Don’t miss out on the candy floss, the hotdogs, the Flume Ride, the Whirlwind, performing artists, markets, restaurants, Dodgems and, of course, the Liseberg rabbits. Or, why not visit the popular Christmas Fair at Liseberg in November and December?

​Address: Örgrytevägen 5, 402 22 Göteborg​Website: www.liseberg.se​More info: Tram stop: Liseberg, Korsvägen or Getebergsäng
Slottsskogen

Gothenburg has fantastic parks. In Slottsskogen you can have a picnic or visit the children’s zoo. The park's penguins and seals being fed daily is a popular attraction. Perhaps a whole national soccer team will come running past as you stroll along... The Botanical Garden, a short walk from Linnéplatsen, offers plant species from all over the world. There is a nice café on the way to Vitsippsdalen where you can stop for a while. Free entrance.

​Address: Slottskogen​Phone: +46 31 365 00 00​Website: www.goteborg.se​More info: Tram stop: Linnéplatsen or Botaniska Trädgården
Gothenburg City Museum

The museum displays cultural history from antiquity to the present. They are located in the Swedish East India Companys vast office and warehouse building, built during the mid-18th century. The museum offers a wide range of activities, such as guided tours, city walks and activities for children.

​Address: Norra Hamngatan 12​Phone: +46 31 368 36 00​Website: www.stadsmuseum.goteborg.se
Kronhusbodarna

The Old City Hall (Kronhuset) behind the Gustav Adolf Square is one of the oldest buildings in the city. It was built in the mid-17th century as a storehouse for military uniforms and other military equipment. Now it is a living craft centre in a historic setting.

​Address: Postgatan 6-8, 411 13 Göteborg​Website: www.kronhusbodarna.comSubway: Tram 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11 Stop: Brunnsparken
Seafood is highly recommended in Gothenburg. The fresh produce is excellent, whether you choose a prawn sandwich in a café or a perfectly cooked halibut in a fine dining establishment. Enjoy the whole range – from relaxed neighbourhood pubs and family-friendly restaurants to trendy eateries and gourmet. Read more at: www.goteborg.com/en/eat
Oakleys Show Restaurant

Regardless of class or character, you are all welcome to the show restaurant Oakley's, a carefree retreat in everyday life. Indulge your senses with an experience you will not soon forget. In an atmosphere of a bygone era that breathes anticipation and magic you are invited to an enchanted evening of food, entertainment and a show with burlesque theme! Inspired by the movie Moulin Rouge and Burlesque with Christina Aguilera and Cheer, you are going to have a great show dinner!

​Address: Tredje Långgatan 16​Phone: +46 31 42 60 80 ​Website: www.oakleys.nu​Opening hours: Wednesday – Saturday 19.00 – late. The Show always starts 7.30 pm.​More info: info@oakleys.nuTickets: Price including show and dinner 695 kr. Only pre-booked tables.
Sjöbaren

A cosy and modern fish and seafood restaurant with both à la carte menu and composed menus. During the summer, the terrace in the back yard also serves as dining area.

​Address: Haga Nygata 25, 413 01 Göteborg​Phone: +46 31 711 97 80​Website: www.sjobaren.se
Bon

Paris in Gothenburg. Step into this popular French bistro and enjoy a good menu selection, why not start with oysters and champagne? Their international wine list is impressive, the affordable prices and a charming atmosphere makes this restaurant well worth a visit.

​Address: Arkivgatan 4, 411 34 Göteborg​Phone: +46 31 18 00 44​Website: www.bongoteborg.se
Hello Monkey

Feeling for something exotic? Hello Monkey has two restaurants with two different menus, both of them very popular. At Magasinsgatan in the city centre the focus is on Australian, Vietnamese, Chinese and Japanese cuisine. Their Dim Sum is widely famous. At their newest restaurant at Linnégatan the food is influenced by Korea, Maylasia and Japan.

​Address: Magasinsgatan 26, 411 18 Göteborg or Linnégatan 52, 413 08 Göteborg​Phone: +46 31 13 04 42 / +46 31 12 52 10​Website: www.hellomonkey.net
Moon Thai Kitchen

Decorated with brightly coloured lamps and booths made of bamboo sticks, stepping inside this restaurant makes you feel like you have travelled to Thailand. The menu is sorted in price categories, cheap, not so cheap and a bit expensive and prices are given in both Swedish Kronor and Thai Bath.

​Address: Storgatan 1, 411 24 Göteborg.​Phone: +46 31 774 28 28​Website: www.moonthai.se​More info: Tram stop: Hagakyrkan
Golden Days

The Golden Days is a restaurant in traditional English surroundings located in the city of Gothenburg with a classic international kitchen with feature of classic Swedish dishes. Golden Days offers a lunch buffet Monday–Friday, à la carte, Sunday menu and a Swedish Christmas table. Able to accommodate 250 guests. The bar supply consists among other things of 100 kinds of beer and more than 300 kinds of whiskey. Golden Days has its own beer and whiskey club with different beverage tastings. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Södra Hamngatan 31,41114,Göteborg​Phone: + 4631132022​Website: www.golden-days.seSubway: Tram: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 11 Stop: Brunnsparken
Golfkrogen Hovås

Golfkrogen in beautiful Hovås by the sea, is a popular restaurant and party arranger with great passion for fine dining and noble drinks. Bar menu, business lunch and á la carte. Private functions and catering. Fully licensed. Outdoor dining. The airy and light facilities offers wonderful lunches, dinner parties and special arrangements. Enjoy a great dinner or just relax in the nice lounge bar for a drink and maybe something nice and easy from the bar menu. Venue with dance floor for weddings and parties. Catering with staff and dishware available. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Golfbanevägen 17,43602,Hovås​Phone: + 4631282608​Website: www.golfkrogenhovas.seSubway: Bus: 58 Stop: Granliden
Incontro

Incontro, the Italian restaurant and bar of the Gothia Towers hotel is an international meeting place with a great environment for mingle. Incontro offers lunch, Sunday brunch and à la carte. On Fridays they also host a popular after work. During summer you can sit outside on Incontro's own piazza. Live music in the piano bar Wednesday-Saturday.

​Address: Mässans gata 24, 40226 Göteborg​Phone: +46317508805​Website: www.incontro.seSubway: Tram: 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 13 Stop : Korsvägen
Kajskjul 8

Seafood is best enjoyed by the water, which makes Kajskjul 8 the perfect restaurant with its 70 metre long outdoor dining area in the harbour between The Göteborg Opera and the casino. The former 1900th century warehouse is today transformed to a summer bistro, show restaurant and event area.

​Address: Packhusplatsen 11,41113,Göteborg​Phone: +4631107550​Website: www.kajskjul8.seSubway: Tram 5, 10 Stop : Lilla Bommen
Enoteca del Signore

Enoteca del Signore serve the very best of Italy. Enjoy their small snacks or a traditional Italian four-course dinner accompanied by a selected wine package. In the summer you can enjoy the sun from their outside serving area.

​Address: Vasaplatsen 4,41134,Göteborg​Phone: +4631130602​Website: www.signore.nuSubway: Tram 2, 3, 7, 10 Stop : Vasaplatsen
La Cucina Italiana

Modern, Italian gastronomy from two generations, Pietro and Alessio Fioriniello. Enjoy true Italian classics with a twist and exciting combinations of dishes from all over Italy – from large cities to quaint villages.

​Address: Skånegatan 33,41252,Göteborg​Phone: +4631166307​Website: www.lacucinaitaliana.nuSubway: Tram: 2, 4, 5, 6, 8,13 Stop: Korsvägen
Barabicu

Barabicu is located just steps away from the famous fish market hall Feskekôrka and has in short time become a Gothenburg favourite. The restaurant's concept is Pan-American grill with focus on seafood, fish and meat, cooked over an open fire. Barabicu also has a renowned cocktail bar and a wonderful outdoor terrace located along the canal.

​Address: Rosenlundsgatan 4,41120,Göteborg​Phone: +4631135800​Website: barabicu.seSubway: Tram 1, 3, 6, 9, 11 Stop: Järntorget
Berzelius Bar & Matsal

You'll find this Swedish brasserie in the city centre of Gothenburg, close to the Swedish Exhibition Centre, Liseberg amusement park and the main street Avenyn. Here you can enjoy over 20 different wines by the glass and try over 30 different types of beers. The menu offers well-known classic dishes as well as popular tapas with typical Swedish flavours

​Address: Södra vägen 20,41254,Göteborg​Phone: +4631160030​Website: http://www.berzeliusbar.seSubway: Tram :4,5 Stop : Berzeliigatan
Avalon Restaurang & Bar

Avalon Restaurang & Bar is situated in the heart of Gothenburg. It offers a high-quality, international selection of food from simple meals to extraordinary tasting menus. Their cocktail bar is out of the ordinary, and on the rooftop you’ll find a terrace with a swimming pool that can be rented for private functions. During the summer season you can enjoy their wonderful sky bar. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Kungstorget 9, 41117 Göteborg​Phone: 46317510236​Website: www.avalonhotel.seSubway: Tram 3, 4, 5, 7 Stop: Kungsportsplatsen
Cabaret Lorensberg

Cabaret Lorensberg invites you to a spectacular evening with music, dance, humour, magic and a first class dinner. Sit back and be entertained in one of the city's most popular show restaurants. After the show, the restaurant turns into a night club. Gothenburg's most distinguished show bar. Come and enjoy food, drink, and world-class entertainment. In the same venue where stars such as Git Gay, Karl Gerhard, and Povel Ramel have trod the boards, you are invited to the very best from a modern variety show. Spellbinding show numbers are mixed with hilarious sketches, and captivating music. You'll be surprised, elated, enthralled, and above all, entertained. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn 36-38, 411 36 Göteborg​Phone: +4631206058​Website: www.lorensberg.comSubway: Tram 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Casino Cosmopol Grill

Casino Cosmopol Grill is the perfect meeting place. The restaurant on the first floor has a lovely view overlooking the harbour. Here you’ll enjoy well-prepared dishes straight from the barbeque. There is always something happening on their stage -jazz, dance music, quiz or pure magic

​Address: Packhusplatsen 7, 411 13 Göteborg​Phone: + 46313335500 ​Website: www.casinocosmopol.seSubway: Tram 5, 10 Stop: Lilla Bommen
Danilo Restaurang Bar & Café

Danilo Restaurang Bar & Café is located at the cinema complex Filmstaden Bergakungen, close to Gothenburg's sports arenas and concert venues. Come here to enjoy a repertoire of flavours from the Italian, American or Asian cuisine in a great atmosphere.

​Address: Skånegatan 16B​Website: www.danilorestaurang.seSubway: Tram 2, 6, 8 Stop: Ullevi Södra
Ett

The restaurant Ett is situated in the middle of the main street Kungsportsavenyn. The food is served with a strong focus on the quality of the ingredients. In the wine bar you can enjoy fine wine, aged cheese and cold cuts of meat. Right next to the kitchen is the chef’s table, where the chefs offer their favourites of the day. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn 1, 411 36 Göteborg​Phone: +46031107730​Website: www.profilrestauranger.seSubway: Tram: 3, 4, 5, 7,10 Stop : Valand
Familjen

Restaurant Familjen is a modern brasserie with a clearly west coast influence. The atmosphere is very friendly and the ambition in the kitchen is on a really high level. Familjen serves a 3 course dinner every night based on the best ingredients from the western part of Sweden. Small tapas sized courses based on the classic Swedish cuisine are also served. You do not need a large budget for visiting Familjen, the prices are very moderate. Reservations in one part of the restaurant and in the other it's just to drop in. During summertime one of Gothenburg’s most popular outdoor terraces is hosted here. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Arkivgatan 7,411 34 Göteborg​Phone: + 463120 79 79​Website: www.restaurangfamiljen.seSubway: Tram 4 and 5 Stop: Berzeliigatan
Fiskekrogen

A top-class fish and shellfish restaurant. Fiskekrogen is a real classic and just as the name (the Fish Restaurant) suggests it is fish and seafood of the highest quality on the menu. Dive in to the blue sea of Fiskekrogen and enjoy the culinary delicacies from the sea. Become acquainted with lobsters, crayfish, shrimps, clams and oysters. The wine list contains more than 300 different wines from all over the world. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Lilla Torget 1,41118,Göteborg​Phone: + 4631101005​Website: www.fiskekrogen.seSubway: Tram 1, 9, 11 Stop: Domkyrkan Bus 60 Stop: Lilla Torget
Hamnkrogen Liseberg

Enjoy the delicacies of the sea – fish and seafood are a must when visiting Gothenburg – so why not enjoy the delights of the sea at Hamnkrogen. Benefit from the unique location at the biggest amusement park in Scandinavia. A cosy fish and seafood restaurant in a traditional maritime style. The restaurant is divided into three parts with two bars. This is also a great place for dancing. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Örgrytevägen 5,41251,Göteborg​Phone: +4631400100​Website: www.liseberg.seSubway: Tram: 5 Stop: Liseberg
Hard Rock Cafe

American restaurant located on the sunny side of the main boulevard Avenyn. The four floor venue offers live music, virtual bowling, nightclub and a sports bar. During spring and summer you can sit outside and enjoy the view of buzzing and populous Avenyn. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn 10, 41110 Göteborg​Phone: + 4631102330​Website: gbg.hardrock.seSubway: Tram 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Hos Pelle

This intimate restaurant aims to give you a little bit extra. In the dining room you will be served carefully prepared high quality meals. Enjoy the wine bar and perfectly cooked Swedish dishes in great company. Traditional Swedish cuisine with a modern, international touch, using seasonal products. A set 3-course menu is served in the dining room, with starter and dessert selected by the chef. The bistro has a separate menu. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Djupedalsgatan 2​Phone: +46 31 12 10 31​Website: www.hospelle.com​More info: Tram 1 Bus 60 Stop: Prinsgatan
Joe Farelli

A mixture of American and Italian both in food and drink. Pasta, pizza, bruschetta, lamb racks and hamburgers - the menu is wide and the portions are often very generous. Popular and often crowded on weekends. Bar menu and large outdoor terrace in summer. Brunch on Sundays. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn 12,41136,Göteborg​Phone: +4631105826​Website: www.joefarelli.comSubway: Tram 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Kock & Vin

A top-class gourmet restaurant with a focus on West Sweden. The menus change seasonally and depending on what's available and the drinks also play an important part. Kock & Vin is all about Scandinavian food and the philosophy is to focus on local produce. The finest combinations of food and drinks are presented by professional sommeliers. The basement houses the popular restaurant annexe, serving small dishes and a large selection of wines per glass. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”. Ranked in Guide Michelin

​Address: Viktoriagatan 12, 41125 Göteborg​Phone: +46317017979 ​Website: www.kockvin.seSubway: Tram 2, 3 Stop: Vasa Viktoriagatan
Kometen

A 75 year old Gothenburg classic restaurant with cultural influences. Traditional Swedish food, à la carte and own specialties. Kometen also serves lunch every weekday. A unique and entertaining restaurant with an exceptional history and food tradition. Food follows a traditional Swedish theme, consisting of the very best raw produce and prepared under the guidance of celebrity chef Leif Mannerström.

​Address: Vasagatan 58,41137,Göteborg​Phone: +4631137988​Website: www.restaurangkometen.seSubway: Tram: 3,4,5,7,10 Stop: Valand
Linnéa Art Restaurant

Linnéa Art Restaurant is a modern, playful and Scandinavian inspired kitchen, working on the season with raw materials. The restaurant's interior is designed in collaboration with some of the world's leading glass artists. Offers a Bistro and Fine Dining Section. A first-class restaurant and a wonderful gallery in total harmony. Everything - from food to art, from furniture to the washbasins are here to give you a world class experience. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Södra vägen 32,412 54,Göteborg​Phone: +46031161183​Website: www.linneaartrestaurant.seSubway: Tram 2, Stop: Berzeliigatan Tram 4, 5 Stop: Korsvägen
Lisebergs Wärdshus

A visit to one of the absolute oldest buildings at Liseberg Amusement Park is something special. Everything from the kitchen is made with the season's finest ingredients and as much as possible with organic and locally grown raw materials as a base. Experimentation is important when working out their menus - classic cuisine with modern flavours and new technology. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Örgrytevägen 5, 41251 Göteborg​Phone: + 4631400100​Website: www.liseberg.comSubway: Tram 4, 5, 6, 8 Stop: Liseberg, Korsvägen
Långedrag Värdshus

One of the most picturesque seaside locations in Gothenburg, only 15 minutes from the city centre with a fantastic view of the archipelago and the entrance to Gothenburg harbour. Menu inspired by the sea and large outdoor seating area. Great venue for weddings, conferences, parties. Small and large groups up to 150 people are welcome. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Talattagatan 24,426 76,Västra Frölunda​Phone: +4631292060​Website: www.langedragvardshus.seSubway: Tram: 11 Stop: Långedrag
McDonald´s

McDonald´s serves the world’s most famous hamburger and is one of the largest food chains in the world with 230 restaurants in Sweden. The aim is to provide good food with great and fast service in clean, pleasant restaurants for a low price. Our business values are Happy workers, Happy guests and Better business to get there. McDonalds's in Gothenburg: Fredsgatan 6 Kungsgatan 17 Kungsgatan 55 Kungsportsavenyn 32 Götgatan 16 L. Klädpressaregatan 4 Nordstan, Postgatan 28 Scandinavium, Valhallagatan 1 Ekenleden 3, KÅLLERED

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn 32, Göteborg​Phone: + 468740000​Website: www.mcdonalds.seSubway: Tram 5 Stop: Valand
Mr. P

Have you been to an art exhibition at the museum next door or are you just after something good to eat and a nice glass of wine or beer? Mr. P has got what you're looking for. The restaurant has an easy-going and casual atmosphere with generous opening hours and an affordable menu that suits any occasion. On the menu you’ll find great everyday food with flavours from all around the world. During summer Mr. P houses a great terrace right on Götaplatsen, with a stunning view of the Poseidon statue of Poseidon and Gothenburg’s main boulevard, commonly called Avenyn.

​Address: Götaplatsen, 41136 Göteborg​Phone: + 463116 09 80​Website: www.mr-p.seSubway: Tram 4 or 5 Stop: Valand
Norda Bar & Grill

At Norda Bar & Grill the local produce meets inspiration and presentation from across the Atlantic. The Swedish west coast faces the American east coast. Marcus Samuelsson is an internationally renowned chef who has surprised the world of cuisine with his extraordinary skill and his ability to mix culinary influences from different cultures. Along with Jimmy Lappalainen, Norda Bar & Grill creates a restaurant that combines the best of two cities that have formed them, that they love - Gothenburg and New York. It also includes street food and popular classics. You can find both a "Halv Special" a sausage with bread and mashed potatoes and a "Mac and Cheese hamburger", side by side with the best seafood and meat dishes. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Drottningtorget 10,41103,Göteborg​Phone: +4631619000​Website: www.nordabargrill.seSubway: Tram 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13 Stop: Drottningtorget
Palace

A classic restaurant in one of Gothenburg's oldest houses, dating from 1749. Here you can enjoy lunch, dinner, nightclub, banquet and conference under crystal chandeliers. The menus are based on seasonal ingredients with recommend selected wines to suit your food. The building's first hotel opened for business in 1907. The building itself was built in 1752 and was originally a sugar refinery. In 1841 it became private accommodation and in 1884, Pontus Fürstenberg, an art-lover, built turned parts of the building into a gallery. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Södra Hamngatan 2,Box 11498,40430,Göteborg​Phone: +4631807550​Website: www.palace.seSubway: Tram 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11 Stop: Brunnsparken
Pasta +

One of Gothenburg’s real Italian restaurants, where you can taste the authentic flavours of Italy. Choose from a very large selection of dishes with different pastas, risottos, fish and meat. A children's menu is also available. Sunday dinner, group and event menus. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Södra vägen 2,41254,Göteborg​Phone: +4631165600​Website: www.pastaplus.comSubway: Tram 4, 5 Stop: Berzeliigatan
Pour Bon

At Pour Bon you can enjoy get well-made food from selected ingredients, wonderful pastries and genuine sourdough bread. The menu includes Basque pintxos, cheeses, selected wines, great desserts, truffles and macaroons. Pour Bon puts emphasis on quality, both in ingredients and cooking. During lunch-time, Pour Bon offers a wide range of carefully prepared dishes, to be eaten on the spot or for take away. You can also visit in the afternoon and relax with a glass of wine and good cheese, or a cup of coffee and a sweet pastry. The large wine cellar is home to both wine and champagne of high quality. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Korsgatan 13, 41116 Göteborg​Phone: +46317117510​Website: www.pourbon.seSubway: Tram 1, 6, 9, 11 Stop: Domkyrkan
Restaurang Gabriel

A unique fish and shellfish restaurant in the historic settings of the city’s famous Feskekörka fish market hall. Watch the kitchen from the bar. Taste the seafood buffet as a starter or why not a few oysters. Rich chocolate cake and trimmings is recommended for dessert. The menu's high point is the lunch which varies daily depending on the season and produce. Some of the dishes have been made here for 25 years, such as the classic lemon sole with sautéed mushrooms and melted butter. The restaurant organises events, corporate and wedding receptions. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Feskekörka,41120,Göteborg​Phone: +4631139051​Website: www.restauranggabriel.comSubway: Tram 1, 3, 9, 11 Stop: Hagakyrkan
Restaurang Ruckman

Restaurant Ruckman's is situated in the beautiful Nya Varvet area, just down by the water, surrounded by large grassy areas and amazing nature. Ruckman's has one of Gothenburg's largest and most beautiful party premises, with almost unrestricted possibilities to arrange large banquets as well as small family parties.

​Address: Skeppets Ärans väg 11,Nya Varvet,426 71,Västra Frölunda,​Phone: +4631690108Subway: Tram 11 Stop: Nya Varvet, then a walk of about 10 min. Buss 91 Stop: Rengatan
Restaurant Styrsö Skäret

On the beautiful island Styrsö only 15 minutes by boat from Gothenburg you find a charming restaurant with an ocean view. The cuisine is based on classic Swedish flavours with European influences, where seafood is a staple feature on the menu. The restaurant is situated in a 4-star hotel with comfort and luxury in an old world setting. The dining room is spacious with room for a hundred guests. Intimate parties may prefer the peace and quiet of our smaller dining room or veranda. The kitchen constantly produces exciting dishes, with a menu that naturally features catch of the day. From the own vegetable garden, which thrives just round the corner of the house, provides inspiration and tasty seasonal produce. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Skäretvägen 53, 43084 Styrsö​Phone: +4631973230​Website: www.pensionatskaret.seSubway: Tram 9, 11 Stop: Saltholmen From Saltholmen continue by ferry to the stop Styrsö Skäret.
Swea Hof

Experience fish and seafood cooked with outmost precision! Restaurant Swea Hof, in the heart of Elite Plaza Hotel, is careful to preserve the Swedish food tradition and a large selection of fish and seafood is to be found on the menu. Herring and salmon plateau, seafood tapas, and dill cooked lobster are combined with carefully selected wines. The wine archive and chambre separée offer a unique setting for private dinners and invite to different types of tastings. The glass roof 20 metres above, a pared down interior decor and a modern open kitchen make this restaurant a splendid oasis. Plaza Bar is right next to the restaurant. Various tastings are available.

​Address: Västra Hamngatan 3,41117,Göteborg​Phone: +46317204040​Website: www.sweahof.seSubway: Tram 1, 2, 6, 9, 11 Stop : Domkyrkan
Trädgår´n Gothenburg

An award-winning restaurant in beautiful surroundings. Trädgår’n has flexible facilities and menus for all occasions, from close family parties to corporate events. As well as its modern restaurant, Trädgår’n also offers a stage, function rooms, conference facilities and a nightclub. In the summer you can enjoy your lunch in the garden overlooking the park. Trädgår´n is one of the most spectacular restaurants and nightclubs in Gothenburg, with a capacity of 1700 people indoors and a 1000 more outdoors around the garden bar in the summertime. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Nya Allén 11,41138,Göteborg​Phone: +4631102080 ​Website: www.profilrestauranger.seSubway: Tram 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop : Kungsportsplatsen
Sjömagasinet

Sjömagasinet is a flagship for Swedish gastronomy and offers excellent service in a rustic setting. The restaurant has a picturesque location by the waterfront in Klippan. Sjömagasinet has one star in Guide Michelin and is run by owner Ulf Wagner and head chef Gustav Trägårdh (Chef of the year 2010). The restaurant building dates back to 1775 and was previously used as a warehouse for the East India Company. World-famous stars like Bruce Springsteen and U2 have dined at Sjömagasinet. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Klippans Kulturreservat,Adolf Edelsvärdsgata 5,40241,Göteborg​Phone: +46317755920​Website: www.sjomagasinet.seSubway: Tram 3, 9 Stop: Vagnhallen Majorna or Älvsnabben harbour ferry to Klippans Färjeläge
Smaka

Traditional Swedish home cooking and a popular bar with plenty of room for good cheer. Try the classic dish meatballs with mashed potatoes and lingon berries. Also dishes like elk, reindeer and cabbage rolls at a reasonable price. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Vasaplatsen 3,41126,Göteborg​Phone: +4631132247​Website: www.smaka.seSubway: Tram 2, 3, 7 Stop: Vasaplatsen
Storköket

Storköket is housed in the Stora Teatern at Kungsparken and operated by Stureplansgruppen. Here you can enjoy the culinary experience with a focus on European cuisine. During the summer you can enjoy the food at the one of the large terraces.

​Address: Kungsparken 1,411 36,GöteborgSubway: Tram: 3,4,5,7,10 Stop: Kungsportsplatsen
Swedish Taste

Modern fine dining. Swedish Taste offers dishes full of fantasy and each course innovative with influences from all over the world. The food is characterized by fresh and distinct flavours with a playful attitude on every plate. Swedish Taste also offers cooking classes, food evenings, wine courses and walking dinners which take you on a tour around our city. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Sankt Eriksgatan 6, 41105 Göteborg​Phone: +4631132780​Website: www.swedishtaste.nuSubway: Tram 5, 10 Stop: Lilla Bommen
The Dubliner

An Irish pub situated on two floors offering an excellent selection of international dishes, live folk, rock and traditional music every night, pub quiz on Wednesdays, and nightclub on Fridays and Saturdays. Welcoming Irish bar staff serving a wide selection of beers. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Östra Hamngatan 50B,41109,Göteborg​Phone: +4631139020​Website: www.dubliner.seSubway: Tram 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Kungsportsplatsen
Thörnströms Kök

A culinary experience beyond the ordinary is promised here. Modern Swedish cuisine using carefully selected regional products, served in an elegant restaurant setting. Thörnströms Kök opened in 1997 and Swedish flavours are found on the menu, changing according to season and taking in influences from other European cuisines too. All menus and dishes are accompanied by a suitable wine. Thörnströms Kök has one star in the prestigious Guide Michelin.

​Address: Teknologgatan 3, 41132,Göteborg​Phone: +4631162066​Website: www.thornstromskok.comSubway: Bus:18 Stop: Vidblicksgatan
Restaurang Tvåkanten

Inspiration, innovation and carefully selected high quality ingredients and a Swedish touch characterize our cuisine. Tvåkanten aims to do all they can to make your visit memorable. Stylish after work on Fridays and on Sundays you can enjoy our interpretation of the classic Sunday roast. Enjoy an aperitif at the bar before dinner, round if off with a cognac or have a drink and chat without being disturbed by the music. Upstairs is for conferences, private function rooms, cookery courses and tasting sessions all set in fin de siècle settings. Catering available

​Address: Kungsportavenyn 27,41136,Göteborg​Phone: +4631182115​Website: www.tvakanten.seSubway: Tram 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Universeum café and restaurant

Universeum serves carefully prepared food and beverages – for adults and children. The ambition is to serve meals made from organic or local produce. In addition, all coffee is organic and fair trade. Fully licensed and open for guests who are not visiting Universeum. Coffee and salad buffet is included in all meals. Gluten, lactose and egg free alternatives are available. Universeum is a unique venue with 3,5 km of party possibilities in one building: everything you need for the perfect launch-party, special event or celebration. Guided tours around the Rainforest Zone, Waters way and dinner with the sharks in the Ocean Zone. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.

​Address: Södra Vägen 50, 40020 Göteborg​Phone: +46313356450​Website: www.universeum.seSubway: Tram 4, 5, 6, 8, 13, Stop: Korsvägen
Fika – having a cup of tea or coffee along with something sweet – is an important part of life here. As early as 1890, artists were sitting at Junggrens on the main boulevard Avenyn – an establishment that helped bringing the café trend into the 21st century. Today you can choose from everything from Italian coffee bars to sweet patisseries and beyond. Read more at: www.goteborg.com/en/eat
Bönor & Bagels

Bönor & Bagels specialize in bagels with a variety of different toppings. Together with the bagel, you can also get a good hot soup. During spring and summer days the outdoor seating on the sunny side Linnégatan is very popular.

​Address: Linnégatan 48, 413 08 Göteborg​Phone: +4631143555​Website: www.bonorbagels.com​More info: Tram stop: OlivedalsgatanSubway: Tram: 1, 2, 6, 13 Stop: Olivedalsgatan
Bar Centro

A "hole-in-the-wall" café with fantastic espresso at Kyrkogatan in Gothenburg. The small premises has counters with stools to sit on, but you can also drink your coffee outside in the street. Jazz and soul are often played from scratchy old vinyl records. They also serve a variety of grilled sandwiches and sweets to go with your coffee.

​Address: Kyrkogatan 31, 411 08 Göteborg​Phone: +46317110027Subway: Tram: 3,4,5,10 Stop: Kungsportsplatsen
Egg & Milk

Egg & Milk is an American restaurant which offers all day brunch. The menu includes eggs in different ways, also milkshakes, yogurt, fresh squeezed juices, pancakes, bagels and coffee. The 50th century American-style decor makes your visit an experience.

​Address: Övre Husargatan 23, 413 14 Göteborg​Phone: +46317010350​Website: infogoteborg.se​Opening hours: Monday to Sunday 07.00-15.00​More info: Tram stop: Linnéplatsen or OlivedalsgatanSubway: Tram: 2 Stop: Brunnsgatan
Café Ethel's

With lively colours and beautiful food lay-ups Café Ethel's will meet your expectations. Order their popular brunch menu or just enjoy a cup of coffee and one of their lovely pastries.

​Address: Linnégatan 72, 413 08 Göteborg​Phone: +46 31 711 1295​Website: www.ethels.se​More info: Tram stop: Linnéplatsen or Olivedalsgatan
Café Brogyllen

Classic patisserie with elegant décor, close to the Cathedral and the canal. This is the place to go for coffee and cake. For larger appetites there are light meals such as quiches and sandwiches. The interior is a mixture of Central European Café and modern style.

​Address: Västra Hamng 2 ,41113 Göteborg​Phone: +4631138713​Website: www.brogyllen.seSubway: Tram: 1, 6, 9, 11 Stop: Domkyrkan
Bar Italia

As close as you can get to Italy while still in Gothenburg. A cosy place that serves good coffee in all its forms, but also breakfast and lunch. The small coffee bar at Prinsgatan is a slice of Italy in Gothenburg. It’s the perfect place for a coffee on the go. However, we recommend sitting outside for a bit. Locals and office-workers all flock at this Italian favourite, especially in the early morning hours and during lunch.

​Address: Prinsgatan 7,41305,GöteborgSubway: Tram: 1,6 Stop:Prinsgatan
Bräutigams

Bräutigam has been making chocolates and marzipan for over 140 years. They use only top quality ingredients, all made by hand, and with recipes and knowledge which has been treated within the family for five generations.

​Address: Haga Nygata 13, 413 01 Göteborg​Phone: +463113 31 01​Website: www.brautigams.seSubway: Tram: 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10 ,11Stop: Hagakyrkan or Järntorget
Café Grindstugan

Café Grindstugan is beautifully situated next to the Garden Society entrance at Bältespännarparken. Here you can eat pancakes and waffles, served with jam and cream. For those who want something hot to eat they serve their delicious homemade lasagna, various pies, toasted sandwiches. Cold beverages like soft drinks and ice tea, even beer and wine. In summer the terrace is open.

​Address: Gamla Allén 2, 41106 Göteborg​Phone: +46317112919​Website: www.cafegrindstugan.seSubway: Tram 3, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Kungsportsplatsen
Café Kringlan

A café in the middle of Haga old town, where the decor creates a warm and convivial atmosphere. The café has the right feeling to get visitors to remain longer. All pastries are homemade. Here you can sit and look at all wandering Haga visitors, while enjoying your coffee. They also serve lunch specials.

​Address: Haga Nygata 13,41301 Göteborg​Phone: +4631130908​Website: www.goteborgslokaler.seSubway: Tram: 1,3,9,11 Stop : Hagakyrkan or Järntorget
Da Matteo Panetteria

This café opened in April 2010 and is located in an old beautiful building right in the city centre. The building is also home to the café's own bakery and roastery. So together with the pastries you can also enjoy a soup lunch as well as drip coffee, brewed cup for cup. This is where the old tradition of craftsmanship meet innovation in the form of exciting products. And this is where the knowledge of coffee and bread is being pumped out to the other two Da Matteo cafés in Gothenburg - Da Matteo é Caffe Gelato and Da Matteo Torrefazione.

​Address: Vallgatan 5, 411 16 Göteborg​Phone: +4631130515​Website: www.damatteo.seSubway: Tram: 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11 Stop: Grönsakstorget.
Kafé Vanilj

Well known for their huge cinnamon buns and other home baked goodies. The café also serves lunch, soup, pies and pasta salads. Outdoor serving in the backyard during summer. The courtyard is a nice getaway from the city, perfect for a coffee break when shopping or perhaps before the cinema.

​Address: Kyrkogatan 38, 41115 Göteborg​Phone: +4631134054​Website: http://www.hotelvanilla.se/kafevanilj.htmlSubway: Tram 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11 Stop: Brunnsparken
Nöller espresso bar

Nöller espresso bar is the meeting place where everyone will be seen, and all have a positive experience. The coffee must be the best you can enjoy, prepared by experienced baristas. Only freshly ground espresso coffee of good quality is used.

​Address: Haga Nygata 28,41122,Göteborg​Phone: +4631135351​Website: www.noller.seSubway: Tram: 1, 3, 6, 9, 11 Stop: Hagakyrkan
Rosenkaféet

Rosenkaféet is an oasis in the middle of the city. It is located in the Garden Society's oldest building (Trädgårdsförening) dating back to 1874. From May to October, Rosenkaféet offers traditional Swedish fare in old-fashioned surroundings. Only first rate produce is used here and the emphasis is on cooking good healthy food.

​Address: Slussgatan 1,Trädgårdsföreningen,41106,Göteborg​Phone: +4631802970​Website: www.rosenkafeet.seSubway: Tram: 3,4,5,7,10 Stop: Kungsportsplatsen
Steinbrenner & Nyberg

A luxury and glamorous café where they really know how to make cakes. The "Alldeles Cocco cake" is a favourite with those with food intolerances. Try the strong coffee blend. There is a daily lunch menu but also the special soup and cake buffet. This is a place for both lunch and snacks, where you can take a break from your day and treat yourself to baked goods.

​Address: Östra Larmgatan 6, 41107 Göteborg​Phone: +4631802028​Website: www.steinbrenner-nyberg.seSubway: Tram 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13 Stop: Drottningtorget
Two Little Birds

How about combining an organic coffee break with arts and crafts? Two Little Birds is both a gallery and shop where you can enjoy organic sandwiches, salads or a good espresso.

​Address: Andra Långgatan 5,41303,Göteborg​Phone: +4631121260​Website: www.twolittlebirds.seSubway: Tram 1, 3, 6, 9, 11 Stop: Järntorget
Santo Domingo

Cafe Santo Domingo serves organic and fair trade coffee from the Dominican Republic and organic, homemade bread and vegetarian soups. They also sell coffee, whole beans or ground, imported directly from farmers in the Dominican Republic.

​Address: Andra Långgatan 4 A,41303,Göteborg​Phone: +4631188483​Website: www.cafesantodomingo.seSubway: Tram: 1, 3, 6, 9, 11 Stop: Järntorget
The main boulevard Avenyn is lined with restaurants and clubs with dance floors and bars over several floors. The nightlife here attracts a mixed crowd of club kids to office workers. Around the square Järntorget, the streets Långgatorna and in Linné you will find the more alternative side of the nightlife, focused around music and culture. Read more at: www.goteborg.com/en/do
Bar Himmel

Bar Himmel moved its open-air café to the roof of restaurant Fond, with views of the main boulevard Avenyn. Since Götaplatsen is one of the sunniest places in central Gothenburg it has long been a meeting place for locals and tourists during the summer. At Bar Himmel you can order a refreshing cocktail or try their tasty fruit juices. They serve food from all over the world, made from the finest primary produce. Sit at the bar, at a table or in the vault under Gothenburg Museum of Art to admire the view of Avenyn.

​Address: Götaplatsen 1,412 56,Göteborg​Phone: +46705950011​Website: www.barhimmel.seSubway: Tram: 3,4,5,7,10 Hållplats: Valand
Casino Cosmopol

Gothenburg’s only casino is located in the old Customs House at Packhusplatsen, in a unique port environment. Here you'll find plenty of entertainment, games, food and drink, just as it should be in a proper international casino.

​Address: Packhusplatsen 7,41113,Göteborg​Phone: +46020219219​Website: www.casinocosmopol.seSubway: Bus: 50, 60 Stop: Lilla Torget
Ölrepubliken

Ölrepubliken is a mix between a pub and restaurant with a focus on quality beer and good food. The beer selection is large with about 30 different varieties on tap and in the fridge there are another 200 to choose from. Also a wide range of whiskey. The kitchen offers a menu of classic pub food and modern brasserie dishes. The à la carte menu is served until late night.

​Address: Kronhusgatan 2 b,41113,Göteborg​Phone: +46317113710​Website: olrepubliken.seSubway: Bus: 197, 60, 50 Stop:Lilla Torget
Jerntorgets Brygghus

At Jerntorgets Brygghus you're greeted to an experience where beer is in focus. Beer is the heart of the restaurant and with over 20 sorts of draught bear and 100 different kind of bottled beers from Sweden and Germany to Palestina and China they cover big parts of the world's beer map.

​Address: Järntorget 4, 41304 Göteborg​Phone: +463114 77 74​Website: www.brygghuset.euSubway: Tram : 1,3,6,9,11 Stop : Järntorget
Peacock Dinner Club

Asian restaurant with a luxurious interior and rare atmosphere! Dim Sum and Sushi-style. The inspiration for cooking comes from the love of the South-east Asian cuisines. Japan, China, Korea, Vietnam, Indonesia and Thailand, among others. The food is served at the centre of the table in the form of sushi and dim sum, beautiful Asian dishes.

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn 21, 41136 Göteborg​Phone: +4631138855​Website: www.peacockdinnerclub.comSubway: Tram:3, 4, 5, 6, 8,10 Stop: Valand
Yaki-Da

Yaki-Da is the club with many faces and guises. Here you'll find a terrace, two dance floors as well as a coffee bar, all spread over three floors. Would you like to enjoy a dinner there's a restaurant in the converted attic at the fourth floor. With that said, it's easy to conclude that there is something for everyone at Yaki-Da. The fact that it is centrally located just off the Avenue doesn't make it worse.

​Address: Storgatan 47, 411 38 Göteborg​Phone: +4631960200​Website: yaki-da.seSubway: Tram: 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Ritz

Restaurant, bar and meeting place, all in the same beautiful premises in the middle of town. The menu is based on Swedish flavours with international influences. Food is served for lunch, à la carte, at the bar, at night (Friday & Saturday) and with different themes. Don’t miss the afternoon tea. Spacious outside terrace in the summer.

​Address: Bastionsplatsen 2, 41108 Göteborg​Phone: +4631139590​Website: www.ritzgbg.seSubway: Tram: 3,4,7,10 Stop: Kungsportsplatsen
The Rover

The Rover is a restaurant with a great atmosphere and is popular for families. The pub is in English style with a large variety of beers, both bottled or draft. At The Rover you will find several beers from local and Swedish smaller breweries, but also several beers from the U.S. and other goodies from around the world.

​Address: Andra Långgatan 12, 41328 Göteborg​Phone: +46317750490​Website: www.therover.seSubway: Tram: 3, 6, 9, 11 Station: Järntorget
PUSH

The creators of Stockholm's most famous clubs, Sturecompagniet, has finally come to Gothenburg and created Push where dark meets light, pulses run high and club nights meet Swedish summer nights on the roof. Fresh mix of house, disco and 80s hits.

​Address: Kungsportavenyn 11-13, 400 10 Göteborg​Phone: +46317018090​Website: www.push.se​Opening hours: Friday and Saturday 22.00-03.00​More info: Tram stop: ValandSubway: Tram 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Lounge(s)

Lounge(s) is one of the most established nightclubs along the main boulevard Avenyn. The club has got several floors and everything you need for a night out with bars, dance floors, roulette and a popular rooftop terrace. Lounge(s) attracts a large in-crowd and has a busy dance floor frequented by a variety of different DJ's.

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn 5, 41136 Göteborg​Phone: +46317111541​Website: www.lounges.se​Opening hours: Thursday 23.00-03.00, Friday 17.00-04.00, Saturday 22.00-04.00Subway: Tram: 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Locatelli

A unique selection of cocktails, exciting cuisine and a great location on the main boulevard Avenyn makes Locatelli the place to be for the in-crowd who likes to party.

​Address: Kungsportsavenyn 36-38, 400 15 Göteborg​Phone: +46317271089​Website: www.locatelligoteborg.se​Opening hours: Thursday-Sunday18.00-02.00Subway: Tram: 3, 4, 5, 7, 10 Stop: Valand
Nefertiti

This is a legendary jazz club with a wide repertoire. Besides live shows, Nefertiti is also home to the city's most vibrant nightclubs. On stage, you will mostly hear jazz, but also etno, hip hop, blues, soul and electronic music. The crowd is mixed and the atmosphere is relaxed although there are a lot of people. Nefertiti is not just a concert venue, it also serves great food.

​Address: Hvitfeldtsplatsen 6, 411 20 Göteborg​Phone: +46317114076​Website: www.nefertiti.seSubway: Tram: 2,9,11 Stop: Grönsakstorget
Park Lane

Located at the top of the main boulevard, Avenyn, this is a place that takes nightclubbing deadly seriously. Everything required for a good night out is here: glittering disco lights, bars, performers, shows and ostentatious people. At the weekend, the party is always in full swing with plenty of club nights such as Spritluckan on Sundays and Queer gay night on the last Friday of every month.

​Address: Kungsportavenyn 38,411 36,Göteborg​Phone: +4631206058 ​Website: www.parklane.seSubway: Tram: 4, 5 Stop: Berzeliigatan
Sticky Fingers

Sticky Fingers is Göteborg's largest rock club with a focus on live performances. Four floors of hard rock, pop, indie, funk and soul. An obvious choice if you want to see established or less established bands on the stage or let loose on our two dance floors. Around 10 bands and different DJ's play at Sticky Fingers every week. Stick Fingers has two stages: Top Floor and Club Stage. Rock bar on bottom floor and dance floor with R&B music on Top Floor.

​Address: Kaserntorget 7, 41118 Göteborg​Phone: +46317010017​Website: www.stickyfingers.nu​Opening hours: Thursday 20.00-02.00, Friday 21.00-04.00, Saturday 21.00-04.00​More info: Tram stop: GrönsakstorgetSubway: Tram 1, 2, 6, 9, 11 Stop: Grönsakstorget
Gothenburg has plenty of great shopping. The mix includes small independent shops, modern department stores and gallerias – everything within walking distance. You will find something that you like no matter if you’re after local design, vintage or international brands. Nordstan is the leading shopping centre in Sweden with around 37 million visitors per year. You will find not only find the large chain stores here, but also a smaller niche boutiques. Just outside Nordstan, you find the galleria Arkaden and Fredsgatan, with shops such as Peak Performance, Zara, Mango, Stadium and the fashionable department store NK. Pass through the galleria Kompassen with Levi's store, Monki, Scorett and more, to Kungsgatan. It’s packed with shops here and on side streets like Lilla Nygatan. At the very end of Kungsgatan you’ll find the trendy Magasinsgatan neighbourhood. Small cool boutiques with Scandinavian fashion like Velour and Acne is located side by side with popular cafés serving sourdough bread to go with the coffee. Are you after something else than clothes, shoes and home decor? Don’t miss the Market Hall (Saluhallen) at Kungstorget. Lose yourself among the multiple choices of local Swedish delicacies, mixed with exotic products from all over the world. Other great neighbourhoods for shopping are around Linnégatan, Järntorget, Andra Långgatan and the cosy streets of Haga. Explore new designers with their own boutiques, mixed with plenty of second hand and vintage shops. Shopping in Gothenburg is definitely an experience and you can easily spend days if you wish. But don’t worry, the distances are short so if your schedule is tight you can also manage to visit many of the shops within a few hours. Read more at: www.goteborg.com/en/do/shopping
St. James´s – Exclusive men’s wear

St. James’s Men’s Wear offers a unique, luxurious experience of exclusive clothing and accessories. Enjoy a glass of Champagne and collections from Dsquared2, Marc Jacobs, Philipp Plein, Corneliani, Church’s, Crockett & Jones, Bogner, Moncler, Belstaff, La Martina, Tom Rebl etc. World class shopping in the heart of Gothenburg city.

​Address: Vasaplatsen, 6​Phone: +31 711 4816​Website: www.stjamess.se
Linnégatan No 2

Welcome to the menswear boutique for the conscious gentleman who wants that extra something in style and design. You are welcome to browse around renowned brands such as Ralph Lauren, Hackett, Oscar Jacobson and Crockett & Jones, in a familiar and comfortable setting. We promise true style and complete service to the conscious gentleman.

​Address: Linnégatan 2​Phone: +46 31 43 14 50​Website: www.linnegatan2.se
Mulberry

A British luxury brand just as associated with the English rural countryside as the latest catwalk trends. Mulberry has created a variety of icons during the years, bags like Alexa, Bayswater, Del Rey, Lily and the latest addition, the Willow. These icons and many more items can be found in the store at Nordiska Kompaniet (NK).

​Address: Östra Hamngatan 42​Phone: +46 31 710 12 70​Website: www.mulberry.com
Lilla Nygatan Concept Stores

In the heart of Gothenburg Lilla Nygatan Concept Stores welcomes you. They offer the conscious, thorough and high quality selection of a variety of different brands as Woolrich John Rich and Bros, MCS, Napapijiri etc. In the unique boutiques you will find high level of service and clothes in all styles for youths and adults. A visit to Lilla Nygatan Concept Stores will hopefully be a pleasant experience in the world of design.

​Address: Lilla Nygatan​Website: www.woolrichstore.se / www.napapijri.com/se / www.mcsgoteborg.se
Arkaden

Arkaden opened in 1899. A lot has changed since then, but the mall is still a central part of the Gothenburg fashion scene. The gallery has 25 shops over three floors, with a focus on fashion, design and home decor. Here you find the latest from trendy brands in shops like Topshop, Raglady, Zara, Beyond Retro, MQ and The North Face.

​Address: Fredsgatan 1,41107,Göteborg​Phone: +46317434200​Website: www.arkaden.nuSubway: Tram 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11 Stop: Brunnsparken
Nordiska Kompaniet

Situated in the heart of the city, NK’s four storeys and 45 departments of fashion, beauty and interior design is one of Gothenburg's biggest shopping venues. Here you can find a mix of leading Swedish and international brands. The store has many departments: children, ladies, men, books and stationery, sport, lingerie, shoes, bags, accessories, foot care, hairdressing, manicure, facial treatments, florist, glassware, chinaware, kitchen, hair and cosmetics, dry cleaning, shoemaker and key service

​Address: Östra Hamngatan 42, 411 09 Göteborg​Phone: +46317101000​Website: www.nk.se
Frölunda Torg

Frölunda Torg offers 200 stores, with everything from fashion, home décor and sporting goods to cosmetics and electronics. There are also several cafés and restaurants, as well as unique delicacies at the food hall Salutorget. Park for free during three hours and experience great shopping in an inviting setting.

​Address: Frölunda Torg,421 42,Västra Frölunda​Phone: +4631734 35 60​Website: frolundatorg.seSubway: Tram : 1,7 Stop : Frölunda Torg
Kompassen

The shopping mall Kompassen is located at Fredsgatan and has 20 shops focusing on youthful fashion. Come, feel and try the latest trends in clothes, shoes, hair, games and much more. Strong international brands are mixed with local designers.

​Address: Fredsgatan,41107,Göteborg​Phone: +46317434200​Website: www.kompassen.seSubway: Tram 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11 Stop: Brunnsparken, Kungsportsplatsen
Nordstan

In Scandinavia's leading shopping centre you will find 200 shops. The largest collection is in fashion - clothing and shoes. You will also find cosmetics, consumer electronics, sport shops, flowers, toys, home furnishings, banks, liquors, restaurants, pharmacy and much more. The shopping centre is composed of eight blocks under one roof.

​Address: Norra Hamngatan, 40428 Göteborg​Phone: +46317008660​Website: www.nordstan.seSubway: Tram 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10 and 11 Stop : Brunnsparken
Fred Perry

The British brand Fred Perry is known all over the world for classic sports and street wear, not the least the classic pique shirt.

​Address: Södra Larmgatan 13 411 16 Göteborg​Phone: +46760410300​Website: www.fredperry.comSubway: Stop: Valand Tram: 3, 4, 5, 7, 10
Kville Market Hall

Kville Market Hall (Kville Saluhall) isn’t the largest market hall in town, but it offers a wide range of local and international delicacies. Here you can find anything from flowers, vegetables and fruit to local foods and tastes from all over the world. You can also enjoy a bite to eat in the restaurants and cafes.

​Address: Gustaf Dalénsgatan 2, 417 05 Göteborg​Phone: +4631231600​Website: www.kvillessaluhall.seSubway: Tram: 5,6,10 Stop: Vågmästareplatsen
Gothenburg City Airport

Gothenburg City Airport is located about 15 kilometres from the centre and is mainly served by low-cost airlines. Buses depart from the Nils Ericson terminal every two hours and 20 minutes before every departure. The bus trip takes 30 minutes and costs 70 kronor.

​Website: www.goteborgcityairport.se
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