The best restaurants in Stockholm for chicken and other fowl
Updated 13 Feb 2020
Chicken joints have become a hot addition to the Stockholm restaurant scene, covering the spectrum from comfort food to slightly more healthy options. Crispy American chicken wings, or hot wings, vie with roast Swedish corn-fed chicken, confit duck and feathered streetfood from all over the world. Why not try spicy wings from the other side of the Atlantic, or a whole rotisserie-grilled chicken? This guide shows you the way to Stockholm's best chicken restaurants, covering joints that serve only chicken dishes as well those that happen to have a couple of awesome poultry dishes on their menus.
YellowJakobsbergsgatan 23a, Norrmalm/City
Innovative chicken dishes and urban cocktails
Stockholm's first real chicken concept restaurant is inspired by Miami and New York and you'll find it among the many restaurants on Jakobsgatan, in the heart of town. Innovative chicken dishes are the focus, some cooked in a rotisserie and all made using chickens from organic Swedish farms. Their goal is to create the perfect evening destination, which includes an urban cocktail bar.
Bird RegeringsgatanRegeringsgatan 89, Norrmalm/City
This centrally-located restaurant is dedicated to serving up our feathered friends in the form of innovative street food from all over the world, and the birds they use are from small-scale poultry farmers with higher welfare standards. Try everything from hot wings to duck burgers and organic foie gras, combined with a cocktail should the mood take you.
Ho's KinaHornsgatan 151, Hornstull/Södermalm
Ho's is one of the city's most popular and well regarded Chinese restaurants - regulars and other guests flock here to fill up on authentic dishes from Hong Kong and other Chinese cuisines. The menu includes several poultry specialties, such as fried chicken and duck with Hoisin sauce.
Austin Food WorksNorrtullsgatan 24, Vasastan
A taste of the Deep South
Tuck into American comfort food in rustic surroundings inspired by the southern states of the US. Think authentic home-style cooking, with crispy fried chicken a given on the menu. Wash down your fingerlickin' chicken with a margarita, bourbon or an American beer.
FolkparkenSveavägen 53, Vasastan
Smoked and grilled
Craving BBQ and chicken wings? Then you've come to the right place. Folkparken on Sveavägen serves American BBQ with international elements, inspired by Brooklyn in New York and Vesterbro in Copenhagen. Combine your food with microbrewed beer on tap in the industrial-style surroundings.
Bonus tip: Ingelsta KalkonHumlegårdsgatan 13, Östermalm
Everything you need for a turkey dinner
If you need to stock up on a turkey and accompaniments, this is the place to come. As well as fresh turkeys sold over the counter, they also sell salads and ready meals to take home. Catering is another option.