The best à la carte brunch in Stockholm
Updated 4 Nov 2020
The information in this guide may be affected by covid-19.
Brunch is pretty much a Stockholm institution, but navigating Stockholm's plethora of restaurants, especially when you're dealing with the probable weekend hangover and hunger pangs, can be hard. Therefore we've taken it upon ourselves to guide you to the best restaurants that combine our favourite meals - breakfast and lunch - to create something even more fabulous: brunch. Forget about brunch buffets, we're talking à la carte menus featuring everything from eggs benedict to diner-style American pancakes. Our guide to the best brunch restaurants in Stockholm is sure to satisfy all of your weekend cravings - indulgence is expected.
Österlånggatan 17Österlånggatan 17, Old Town
Österlånggatan 17 is located on a charming cobblestone alleyway in the Old Town and boasts an abundance of egg dishes and other brunch favourites, including burgers and salads. The generous à la carte menu offers choices between smaller and regular-sized dishes and a selection of decadent desserts to treat yourself to.
- Price guide: Hamburger around 235 SEK
- When: Sat-Sun 11am-4pm
BromsKarlavägen 76, Östermalm
French influences on Karlaplan
This contemporary concept fuses deli, bakery and neighbourhood restaurant. With its generous opening hours and relaxed ambiance, Broms is a popular alternative. The French and American influences are reflected in the menu, with everything from oysters to muesli to milkshakes. Book a table - better safe than sorry.
- Price guide: Prawn sandwich around 185 SEK
- When: Sat-Sun 11.30am-4pm
Miss ClaraSveavägen 48, Norrmalm/City
With freshly-made waffles, milkshakes and jazzy tunes, Miss Clara serves up an à la carte brunch inspired by New York and London. Choose between everything from hamburgers to waffles, egg dishes and chèvre chaud, alongside brunch cocktails and live music on Saturdays.
- Price guide: Hamburgers around 165 SEK
- When: Saturdays and Sundays midday-4pm
Brasserie BalzacOdengatan 26, Vasastan
Pukka brasserie brunch
Round off the week with a classic French brasserie brunch. The menu features oysters, omelettes, steak tartare, moules frites and of course hamburgers. Creamy French cheeses and traditional desserts are naturally also served in this ultra-chic Parisian bistro.
- Price guide: Minute steak around 225 SEK
- When: All weekend from midday
Kitchen & TableKungsholmsgatan 31, Kungsholmen
Kungsholmen meets Manhattan
Marcus Samuelsson's restaurant concept Kitchen & Table on Kungsholmen serves an à la carte brunch every Saturday. You'll find a range of smaller New York-inspired brunch dishes, perfect for combining with a classic brunch cocktail or a glass of fizz if you fancy.
- Price guide: American pancakes around 85 SEK
- When: Saturdays midday-3.30pm
Restaurang GöteborgMidskeppsgatan 31, Hammarby sjöstad
Brunch in Sjöstad
Restaurang Göteborg, boasting impressive sea views, is located in Hammarby Sjöstad and offers suburban tranquility only minutes from the city centre. Not surprisingly the restaurant specialises in seafood delicacies to be enjoyed on the glass veranda. Choose from dishes such as Toast Skagen, salmon, club sandwiches and hamburgers.
- Price guide: Club sandwich around 165 SEK
- When: Saturday and Sundays, midday- 5pm
Strandvägen 1Strandvägen 1, City/Östermalm
With its distinguished location, impressive views and chic decor, Strandvägen 1 serves an exclusive brunch menu serving dishes such as oysters, lobster, egg dishes and hamburgers. The influences are classic, innovative and international and if you're in the mood for a drink, why not treat yourself to a glass of champagne?
- Price guide: Hamburgers about 235 SEK
- When: Saturday, Sundays from 11:30 am
MillesStrandvägen 1, Östermalm
American pancakes, Korean steak tartare, egg dishes, burgers, pasta... Milles' brunch is divided into starters, main courses and desserts, with lots of classic dishes. A great option if you want to treat yourself.
- Price guide: Cheeseburger around 235 SEK
- When: Saturdays and Sundays from midday
Klang MarketErik Dahlbergsallén 18, Östermalm
Modern meeting place
At Klang Market you can count on finding something to suit all tastes, at refreshingly reasonable prices. Tuck into everything from club sandwiches to tacos, Caesar salads and pizza, and why not treat yourself to a decadent desset and perhaps a cocktail to round off the week with?
- Price sample: Hamburgers around 170 SEK
- When: Sat-Sun 10am-4pm
LydmarSödra Blasieholmshamnen 2, Norrmalm/City
What would an uber-chic lifestyle hotel be without an equally chic restaurant? Lydmar's answer lives up to its well-reputed reputation. A classic Franco-American menu is presented with finesse. Tuck into a cheeseburger or steak tartare along with views over the water and Gamla Stan.
- Price guide: Cheeseburger about 235 SEK
- When: Saturday and Sunday midday - 5 pm
Royal ParkFrösundavik Allé 15, Solna
If a completely plant-based brunch sounds up your street, get down to Haga Park and the Radisson Blu hotel. They serve a tasting menu consisting of eight dishes made from organic vegetables. The menu varies each time and you can order a drinks package to go with your meal.
TakBrunkebergstorg 4, Norrmalm/City
Japanese brunch dishes
Eat brunch with Japanese influences fourteen floors up above Brunkebergstorg at Izakaya, Tak's take on a Japanese beer hall. Order a few small dishes such as oysters with fermented chili sauce, sashimi of the day, chicken wings and Japanese desserts and wash it all down with a cocktail or fresh juice.
- Price guide: Sashimi of the day around 125 SEK
- When: Saturdays midday-3pm
Brunch in the inner archipelago
Bockholmen (Nybrogatan 38's sister restaurant) serves up hamburgers, meatballs, egg dishes and American pancakes from a beautiful old villa on the waterfront. The restaurant is just a couple of kilometres outside the city but the archipelago atmosphere is total.
DiplomatStrandvägen 7 C, Östermalm
T/Bar exudes sophisticated elegance. This hotel restaurant is synonymous with its chic Art Nouveau interior and plush sofas. Enjoy typical brunch classics such as Eggs Benedict, club sandwiches and hamburgers along with impressive waterfront views. The outdoor terrace is ideal for people-watching come summer.
- Price guide: Eggs Benedict around 170 SEK
- When: Saturday and Sunday 12.30 - 5 pm
KnutRegeringsgatan 77, Norrmalm/City
Brunch from northern Sweden
Flatbread with cold-smoked reindeer and cocktails made with Arctic berries - this is the place to come for a little taste of the northern wilderness in the heart of the city. Knut Bar's brunch includes lighter breakfast options as well as delicious desserts such as pancakes with cloudberry jam. Urban and romantically rural at the same time.
- Price guide: Cold-smoked reindeer around 90 SEK
- When: Saturdays from midday
Greasy Spoon2 addresses
Brunch all day
This on-trend eatery has embraced the concept of all-day brunch to the fullest. Brunch enthusiasts can treat themselves to healthy chia pudding and Bircher muesli or indulge in American pancakes, a variety of egg dishes and of course a full English breakfast. Come early, it gets busy.
- Price sample: Full English around 165 SEK
- When: All weekend from 9 am
KaferangSkånegatan 81, Södermalm
This ultra-chic Nytorget bistro fuses on-trend industrial-style decor with its prime location overlooking the park. You'll find American pancakes with various toppings such as fruits, berries, ice cream and bacon on the brunch menu, along with bowls, grilled sandwiches and more.
- Price guide: American pancakes around 95 SEK
- When: Saturdays and Sundays from 11am
Oaxen SlipBeckholmsvägen 26, Djurgården
Unpretentious fine dining
Oaxen Slip is the slightly more casual alternative to its fine dining sister restaurant Oaxen Krog. The brunch menu includes classic favourites along with innovative elements. Exciting Swedish flavours and slightly more continental influences combine.
- Price guide: Steak tartare about 145 SEK
- When: Saturday, Sunday midday - 3.30pm
BoqueriaJakobsbergsgatan 17, Norrmalm/City
Round off the week in the Mood shopping arcade with classic brunch dishes in tapas format. Boqueria's popular brunch menu consists of everything from Eggs Benedict to tortillas, gambas, mussels and hamburguesa. Perfect for sharing. Book in advance to be sure of bagging a table.
- Price guide: Hamburguesa around 75 SEK
- When: Saturday, Sunday midday - 4pm
Riche, Sturehof, Taverna Brillo & Teatergrillen4 addresses
With their generous opening hours, elegant interiors and bustling atmospheres, these popular sibling restaurants are real brunch classics. Their offerings includes everything from Eggs Benedict and burgers to seafood and Italian delicacies. Teatergrillen's brunch is served in the sophisticated Teaterbaren.
- Price guide: Eggs Benedict about 170 SEK (Riche)
- When: Varies