Stockholm's Most Romantic Restaurants for Valentine's Day

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If you’re looking for one of Stockholm’s most romantic restaurants you won’t have to look far. But you don’t want the ordinary romantic restaurant – you want one that offers that extra special bit of romance, because if we’re honest Valentine’s Day on February 14th means giving your lover an evening to remember.

Last updated: February 11, 2018

Here is our list of Stockholm’s most romantic restaurants.



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The surroundings make Oaxen one of Stockholm’s Most Romantic Restaurants – Photo credit: © Oaxen

Hailed as one of Stockholm’s best restaurants, Oaxen is a foodies delight. Located on the island of Djurgården, the restaurant is divided into The Slip, which is a laid back bistro, and The Krog, which is where you’ll get the kind of meal that will almost take your eyes away from the stunning view – and your beloved.


Beckholmsvägen 26, Djurgården


+46 (0)8 551 531 05



Eriks Gondolen

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Night view from Erik’s Gondolen – Photo credit: © Heracles Kritikos/

Sitting high up above the city in a lush, candle-lit environment is not a bad way to wine and dine your partner. Erik Lallerstedt is one of Sweden’s most famous chefs and when your plate is finally set before you you’ll understand why. Lallerstedt is known for being true to Swedish traditions while still being a bit adventurous, with fish taking pride of place on the menu. The wine list is also excellent.


Stadsgården 6, Södermalm


+46 (0)8 641 70 90

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Verandan Grand Hotel

Stockholm's Most Romantic Restaurants for Valentine's Day

Stockholm’s romantic Verandan at Grand Hotel – Photo credit: © Grand Hotel

The recently renovated Verandan (The Veranda) boasts sweeping views of the water and the Royal Palace but the real star here is the menu, which while firmly Swedish is not shy about trying new things using only the finest ingredients. Veranden rightfully boasts one of the best wine menus in town and in known for the impeccable and discreet service – and there’s always the option of booking a room for the night.


Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8, Norrmalm


+46 (0)8 679 35 00



Le Rouge

Restaurant Le Rouge in Stockholm

Get in the romantic mood at Le Rouge in Old Town – Photo credit: © Erik Nissen Johansen

The rich red fabrics draping the walls set the tone for a playful Moulin Rouge that envelopes you in luxurious ambience. The spot in Stockholm’s Old Town where Le Rouge stands has been a place of gastronomy in many forms since the 1700s, and today that tradition continues with a menu that is decidedly Continental, with an emphasis on meat and fish.


Brunnsgränd 2-4, Old Town


+46 (0)8 518 040 00

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Romantic restaurants in Stockholm

Enjoy delicious food at Stadshuskällaren in Stockholm’s City Hall – Photo credit: © Stadshuskällaren

Sometimes called the ‘Nobel Restaurant’ (this is where the annual Nobel Prize dinner is held) Stadshuskällaren is both intimate and historical, and Chef Magnus Santesson serves up dishes inspired by the wildlife of Sweden, with a strong respect for Swedish tradition. The brick walls flicker with candlelight and the location (at Stockholm’s City Hall) means a romantic walk along the water is definitely on the cards.


Stockholms Stadshus, Hantverkargatan 1, Kungsholmen


+46 (0)8 586 218 30


We wish you a Happy Valentine’s Day, filled with love and delicious food at Stockholm’s most romantic restaurants!

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