The best breakfast in Stockholm
Updated 15 Dec 2020
We've all heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. However, it often consists of grabbing a cuppa on the run and not much more. Stockholm offers loads of breakfast options, whether you're in the mood for just coffee and a croissant, a full English or more wholesome breakfast options. In our guide to the best breakfast places in Stockholm we've listed some of our favourite restaurants, cafés and hotels that offer breakfast deals, early bird specials as well as full-on breakfast buffets.
All our breakfast guides:
GrodanGrev Turegatan 16, Östermalm
Perfect breakfast meeting
Sink down into a comfy armchair and enjoy a peaceful breakfast in the heart of town. This restaurant institution on Grev Turegatan serves porridge, sandwiches and egg dishes, among other options. Ideal for a breakfast meeting or a relaxing breakfast by yourself.
Nybrogatan 38Nybrogatan 38, Östermalm
Something for everyone
This popular neighbourhood restaurant has generous opening hours and an extensive menu, from morning until late at night. Start the day with everything from bowls to egg dishes, or perhaps just a cappuccino and a fresh croissant. There's something for all tastes here.
AsplundGunnar Asplunds allé 2-4, Solna
Asplund is well worth a trip out of the city. Located in a listed 1930s in Solna, building this modern bistro serves breakfast on weekdays. Start the day with sandwiches, yoghurt, eggs and porridge. They also sell lunch boxes to take away with you.
Urban DeliNytorget 4, Södermalm
Everything you need
This popular meeting place on Nytorget is ready and waiting with coffee and breakfast from 8am. Compose your own breakfast or tuck into the breakfast buffet, including gluten and lactose-free options. If you want to get lunch sorted too, just pick something up in the food hall next door.
ParadenValhallavägen 147, Östermalm/Gärdet
A great start to the day
Paraden's breakfast menu is extensive, with something to suit almost all tastes. You'll find American pancakes alongside chia pudding, caviar sandwiches and oat porridge. The coffee they serve comes from Johan & Nyström and you can also choose from a range of healthy smoothies, juices and vitamin shots.
Systrarna AnderssonKarlbergsvägen 45, Vasastan
Breakfast for all occasions
Systrarna Andersson has been on Sankt Eriksplan since 1930 and they serve breakfast, lunch and fika daily, all made from natural ingredients in a laid-back café environment with a friendly atmosphere. The menu includes everything from small and large breakfast deals and English and French breakfasts, to a large selection of sandwiches and egg dishes. Their mission is to help you kickstart your day in a healthy manner, on weekdays as well as weekends.
Bageriet BullebodenParmmätargatan 7, Kungsholmen
Classic baked delights
A trip to this classic bakery is bound to satisfy your carb-cravings. Bullboden boasts an impressive array of baked goods, often organic. Drop by for a leisurely breakfast or grab sustenance on your way to work. The menu features sandwiches, yoghurt and muesli as well as great coffee. Remember, they are closed on Mondays.
Systrarna FröKronobergsgatan 41, Kungsholmen
Café oasis close to Fridhemsplan
Hidden away among the factory buildings of Kronobergsgatan close to Fridhemsplan, you'll find this snug little café serving homemade breakfasts, lunches, coffee and cakes with a healthy bent. Kickstart the day with chai porridge or a buckwheat bowl with exciting toppings, or simply a coffee and sandwich.
Fill up on nutritious goodies
If you're after a nutritious and tasty breakfast, BodyBuddy loads to choose from. Tuck into fresh juices, smoothie bowls, porridge and sweet treats, all with a clean conscience. The menu includes plenty of gluten and lactose-free options, and they never use white sugar.
Mellqvist KaffebarRörstrandsgatan 4, Vasastan
A breakfast favourite
One of the city's most popular cafés, Mellqvists is open all day everyday serving artisanal coffee to the bustling crowd. They serve a range of sandwiches made from freshly baked bread from Valhallabageriet with fillings such as turkey, Västerbotten cheese, eggs and caviar, along with coffee and mouth-watering pastries.
Pom & Flora2 addresses
All day breakfast
Pom & Flora serve trendy breakfast dishes all day long. Choose from a large range of bowls, porridges, sandwiches and treats - the menu has everything even the most demanding of breakfast guests could desire and they care as much about the environment as they do good breakfasts.
KaffebarBysistorget 6 (Hornsgatan 78), Södermalm
Well-loved Södermalm haunt
This café on Bysistorget between Mariatorget and Zinkensdamm is famous for its breakfast, which includes sandwiches with bread from Valhallabageriet. The atmosphere is relaxed and intimate. Don't miss the outdoor serving area on the square when the sun's out.
STHLM Brunch ClubDalagatan 24, Vasastan
Breakfast meets brunch
Fancy a seriously substantial breakfast? STHLM Brunch Club serves breakfast and brunch all day - everything from acai bowls to egg dishes and hearty brunch dishes. It's often packed with hungry breakfast guests lingering over their coffee before heading off to start the day.
Drop CoffeeWollmar Yxkullsgatan 10, Södermalm
A coffee connoisseur
Drop Coffee is synonymous with its sleek minimalistic interior - the epitome of Södermalm-cool, and most importantly its specialty coffee roasting plant. They serve light breakfast options alongside their artisan coffees. Bring your computer along and get some work done whilst you’re at it.
Hotel DiplomatStrandvägen 7c, Östermalm
Eat an early breakfast at the Diplomat as you admire the view over the waters of Nybroviken. The hotel's light, airy restaurant serves healthy breakfast options such as smoothies, egg dishes, porridge and American pancakes.
At SixBrunkebergstorg 6, Norrmalm/City
Breakfast at lifestyle hotel
For a taste of the big city, enjoy breakfast at the contemporary lifestyle hotel At Six in the heart of the city. They serve a breakfast buffet that includes homemade bread, chia pudding, yoghurt with their own granola, omelettes and pancakes.