The guide to Stockholm's best bakeries
Updated 1 Jun 2018
Bread culture is alive and thriving in Stockholm - these days we're spoilt for choice with true craftsmanship and seriously good ingredients. In each and every part of town you'll find a charming little bakery selling delicious bread in all its forms, fresh from the oven. Levain, sourdough baguettes, breakfast rolls and yummy buns and pastries - we'll guide you to the best bakeries in Stockholm, for when you've got a craving for great bread.
This celebrated little bakery and café right by Mariatorget metro station is extremely popular and often attracts queues stretching out onto the street at weekends. They're famous for their excellent bread and tempting pastries. You'll find lots of Södermalm dwellers enjoying breakfast or a coffee inside.
Swedenborgsgatan 4b, Södermalm
Tradition and love
One of the city's serious sourdough pros. Their concept is based on tradition, warmth and love. Stay a few minutes and have a chat about bread characteristics - the staff here are always up for that. The bakery is small, with only a few seats inside and out.
Valhallavägen 174, Östermalm
Organic classic bakery on Kungsholmen
A well-preserved little gem of a bakery which has been updated and been given an addition of organic ingredients och new ideas. Take a detour from your walk along Norr Mälarstrand and fill up on spankingly fresh goodies and a good ol' cup of joe from stockists Johan & Nyström. Cosy, homemade and locally produced.
Parmmätargatan 7, Kungsholmen
A very French love of bread
The charming French bakery and café Petite France became a firm favourite as soon as it opened around a decade ago. With a love of the art of baking, French classics and a warm, friendly atmosphere you can't go far wrong. Petite France is living proof of this, winning a prestigious award for best café three years in a row. They make everything from top-notch loaves to French vanilla pastries, croissants and cakes here.
John Ericssonsgatan 6, Kungsholmen
From the Baker of the Year 2015
Bullar&Bröd opened on Valhallavägen in the autumn of 2017 and its run by award-winning baker Gabriel di Grado toghether with Linda Aving. Bread, buns, cakes, pastries, biscuits and other freshly-baked goodies with all-natural ingredients are baked here. You can also sit and have a coffee on site.
Valhallavägen 65, Östermalm
A true classic
Tössebageriet has sold freshly-baked bread to loyal customers since 1920. And since 1996 award-winning konditor Mattias Ljungberg has been in charge of the bakery. You'll find bread and pastries of all descriptions here. Cakes, buns, bread, biscuits... Don't miss the experience of breakfast outside Tösses on a sunny summer's day.
Karlavägen 77, Östermalm
Gem on Östermalm
On charming Riddargatan lies this lovely little gem. Their wonderful counter is filled to the brim with a huge selection of cakes, buns, rolls and sourdough loaves.
Riddargatan 15, Östermalm
Eat well and do good
With the best ingredients, real cream and pure butter the knots of dough transform into golden brown buns and fresh loaves of bread at Grillska Huset - Bakery and Breadshop, run by homeless charity Stockholms Stadsmission. Enjoy homemade bread whilst doing something good for society.
Stortorget 3, Old Town
Old favourite with a modern touch
The classic konditori Vete-Katten has been around since 1928 and these days includes a bakery, konditori, chocolate-making and sandwiches. There are both old-school backrooms for drinking coffee and a light and airy bread shop. Their goal is to offer proper ingredients as well as classic and modern cakes and pastries, baked from scratch wherever possible.
Kungsgatan 55, Norrmalm/City
Award-winning konditor and master-baker Magnus Johanssonand his wife are behind this bakery in Hammarby Sjöstad, where you can buy bread and even learn more about baking here. The aim is to offer an uber-Swedish bakery with the best from Swedish baking tradition.
Lugnets Allé 7, Hammarby sjöstad
Intimate neighbourhood bakery
As well as freshly baked bread, super fresh buns, cookies and breakfast sandwiches this authentic bakery also sells deli products such as cordials, jam, marmalades and chocolate. A favourite amongst many Stockholmers.
Dalagatan 9, Vasastan
Quality and simplicity
The bakery and deliconcept Albert & Jack's is run by the people behind Vassa Eggen and it has been a popular choice since it opened. The keywords here are quality and simplicity.
Engelbrektsgatan 3, City/Östermalm
Qualty stone-baked bread
The well-known stone oven bakery Fabrique quickly found it's way into Stockholmers' hearts, and they are now the proud owners of numerous outlets around the city (and even in London). They're particularly well known for their popular levain bread.
Dating from 1937, this classic bakery proudly bakes bread according to traditional, French-inspired recipes. Gateau, which can be found at various addresses around Stockholm, is often associated with cakes and pastries but also its famous sourdough bread.