Where to find bars in Stockholm that are open late
Updated 14 Sep 2020
Nightclubs and heaving dancefloors aren't the only options in Stockholm once most bars have closed for the evening. If you want to keep going after 1am without going all-in, there are plenty of bars that don't close until 2 or 3am. Some only on Fridays and Saturdays, others on both weekdays and weekends. Follow our guide to the cocktail joints and other bars that are open late in Stockholm.
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Nosh and ChowNorrlandsgatan 24, Norrmalm/City/Östermalm
Beautiful townhouse with an inner courtyard
This elegant townhouse on Norrlandsgatan is a fabulous place to round off your evening. Hang out in the atmospheric, velvet-clad member's bar, Bernie's, or - if the weather allows - in the inner courtyard where you can enjoy a nightcap under the stars.
- Opening hours: Mon-Wed until 1am, Thurs-Sat until 2am
TjogetHornsbruksgatan 24, Hornstull/Södermalm
Tjoget has been named one of the best bars in the world several times, and you can hang out at the bar until 3am at weekends and 1am on weekdays. Innovative, perfectly balanced cocktails are the name of the game, but there's also a winebar and beer hall under the same roof.
- Opening hours: Sun-Thurs until 1am, Fri-Sat until 3am
BarasMedborgarplatsen 25, Södermalm
For night owls
Baras Imperium, which is part of the Baras group of bars and restaurants, is open until 3am all week. Drop by for a friendly bar scene, with good-value food annd drink. A sociable meeting place in the heart of Södermalm which draws in a mixed crowd.
- Opening hours: Until 3am all week
Kelly's Bar & RestaurangFolkungagatan 49, Södermalm
On lively Folkungagatan near Medborgarplatsen, Kelly's serves up an unpretentious bar scene until 3am - every day. A mixed crowd gathers here for a fun evening, whether you're dropping by for a quick beer or staying all night.
- Opening hours: Every day 11am-3am
Strandvägen 1Strandvägen 1, City/Östermalm
DJs and cocktails
This popular spot always organises regular events and you can always count on DJs and cocktails until 2am on weekends. A stylish, celebratory finale to a late dinner-and-drinks evening.
- Opening hours: Sun-Tues until 11pm, Wed until 1am, Thurs-Sat until 2am
RivalMariatorget 3, Södermalm
Late-night Art Deco evening
This Art Deco-inspired cocktail bar with original Thirties details serves up DJs and 2am hangouts on Fridays and Saturdays. On other days they close at 1am. Count on a slightly more "mature" bar option with a minimum age of 23 and a prime location on Mariatorget.
- Opening hours: Mon-Thurs until 1am, Fri-Sat until 2am
The Bull and Bear InnBirger Jarlsgatan 16, City/Östermalm
Buzzy English pub
A cosy hole-in-the-wall on Stureplan with an emphasis on quality beer. This English pub is open late every night of the week and as the night draws on, the music gets louder and the party atmosphere grows. Food-wise, typical pub grub such as fish and chips and burgers are the order of the day.
- Opening hours: Until 3am every day
Vassa EggenBirger Jarlsgatan 29, Norrmalm/City/Östermalm
Luxury cocktail bar
Exclusive New York-influenced steakhouse and buzzy cocktail bar in one; Vassa Eggen will satisfy your meat cravings as well as a late-night thirst. The bar scene often has a club vibe, with DJs, parties and post-work happenings.
- Opening hours: Mon until 11pm, Tue until midnight, Wed-Thurs until 1am, Fri-Sat until 2am
KvarnenTjärhovsgatan 4, Södermalm
Echoes of the past
This classic Södermalm haunt, which opened in 1908, consists of a restaurant, beer hall and club where you can hang out until long into the small hours. The beer hall serves a wide range of beers on tap, served in historic surroundings with an impressively high ceiling.
- Opening hours: Sun-Tues until 11pm, Wed-Thurs until midnight, Fri-Sat until 3am
Taverna BrilloSturegatan 6, Östermalm
Art and cocktails
This popular spot on Stureplan, a favourite haunt of celebrities, is open from early morning until late night, with an emphasis on Italian dishes and cocktails. The greenhouse bar at the back of the restaurant has DJs every night, accompanied by silent art films projected onto the walls.
- Opening hours: Fri-Sat until 2am
Bar 101Humlegårdsgatan 23, Östermalm
In a hotel suite
Sip cocktails and listen to DJs into the small hours in a former suite of the Scandic Anglais hotel, accompanied by views over Humlegården and Sturegatan by night. The bar is closed during the summer months.
- Opening hours: Thurs until 1am, Fri-Sat until 2am (closed in summer)
Charles DickensFolkungagatan 55, Södermalm
A night at the pub
A classic Södermalm pub and meeting place for all ages, which is open until 3am on Fridays and Saturdays. The rest of the week you'll have to call it a night at 1am.
- Opening hours: Fri-Sat until 3am, Sun-Thurs until 1am