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Oakleys Show Restaurant

Oakleys Show Restaurant

Regardless of class or character, you are all welcome to the show restaurant Oakley's, a carefree retreat in everyday life. Indulge your senses with an experience you will not soon forget. In an atmosphere of a bygone era that breathes anticipation and magic you are invited to an enchanted evening of food, entertainment and a show with burlesque theme! Inspired by the movie Moulin Rouge and Burlesque with Christina Aguilera and Cheer, you are going to have a great show dinner!
Sjöbaren

Sjöbaren

A cosy and modern fish and seafood restaurant with both à la carte menu and composed menus. During the summer, the terrace in the back yard also serves as dining area.
Bon

Bon

Paris in Gothenburg. Step into this popular French bistro and enjoy a good menu selection, why not start with oysters and champagne? Their international wine list is impressive, the affordable prices and a charming atmosphere makes this restaurant well worth a visit.
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Hello Monkey

Feeling for something exotic? Hello Monkey has two restaurants with two different menus, both of them very popular. At Magasinsgatan in the city centre the focus is on Australian, Vietnamese, Chinese and Japanese cuisine. Their Dim Sum is widely famous. At their newest restaurant at Linnégatan the food is influenced by Korea, Maylasia and Japan.
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Moon Thai Kitchen

Decorated with brightly coloured lamps and booths made of bamboo sticks, stepping inside this restaurant makes you feel like you have travelled to Thailand. The menu is sorted in price categories, cheap, not so cheap and a bit expensive and prices are given in both Swedish Kronor and Thai Bath.
Golden Days

Golden Days

The Golden Days is a restaurant in traditional English surroundings located in the city of Gothenburg with a classic international kitchen with feature of classic Swedish dishes. Golden Days offers a lunch buffet Monday–Friday, à la carte, Sunday menu and a Swedish Christmas table. Able to accommodate 250 guests. The bar supply consists among other things of 100 kinds of beer and more than 300 kinds of whiskey. Golden Days has its own beer and whiskey club with different beverage tastings. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Golfkrogen Hovås

Golfkrogen Hovås

Golfkrogen in beautiful Hovås by the sea, is a popular restaurant and party arranger with great passion for fine dining and noble drinks. Bar menu, business lunch and á la carte. Private functions and catering. Fully licensed. Outdoor dining. The airy and light facilities offers wonderful lunches, dinner parties and special arrangements. Enjoy a great dinner or just relax in the nice lounge bar for a drink and maybe something nice and easy from the bar menu. Venue with dance floor for weddings and parties. Catering with staff and dishware available. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Incontro

Incontro

Incontro, the Italian restaurant and bar of the Gothia Towers hotel is an international meeting place with a great environment for mingle. Incontro offers lunch, Sunday brunch and à la carte. On Fridays they also host a popular after work. During summer you can sit outside on Incontro's own piazza. Live music in the piano bar Wednesday-Saturday.
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Kajskjul 8

Seafood is best enjoyed by the water, which makes Kajskjul 8 the perfect restaurant with its 70 metre long outdoor dining area in the harbour between The Göteborg Opera and the casino. The former 1900th century warehouse is today transformed to a summer bistro, show restaurant and event area.
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Enoteca del Signore

Enoteca del Signore serve the very best of Italy. Enjoy their small snacks or a traditional Italian four-course dinner accompanied by a selected wine package. In the summer you can enjoy the sun from their outside serving area.
La Cucina Italiana

La Cucina Italiana

Modern, Italian gastronomy from two generations, Pietro and Alessio Fioriniello. Enjoy true Italian classics with a twist and exciting combinations of dishes from all over Italy – from large cities to quaint villages.
Barabicu

Barabicu

Barabicu is located just steps away from the famous fish market hall Feskekôrka and has in short time become a Gothenburg favourite. The restaurant's concept is Pan-American grill with focus on seafood, fish and meat, cooked over an open fire. Barabicu also has a renowned cocktail bar and a wonderful outdoor terrace located along the canal.
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Berzelius Bar & Matsal

You'll find this Swedish brasserie in the city centre of Gothenburg, close to the Swedish Exhibition Centre, Liseberg amusement park and the main street Avenyn. Here you can enjoy over 20 different wines by the glass and try over 30 different types of beers. The menu offers well-known classic dishes as well as popular tapas with typical Swedish flavours
Avalon Restaurang & Bar

Avalon Restaurang & Bar

Avalon Restaurang & Bar is situated in the heart of Gothenburg. It offers a high-quality, international selection of food from simple meals to extraordinary tasting menus. Their cocktail bar is out of the ordinary, and on the rooftop you’ll find a terrace with a swimming pool that can be rented for private functions. During the summer season you can enjoy their wonderful sky bar. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Cabaret Lorensberg

Cabaret Lorensberg

Cabaret Lorensberg invites you to a spectacular evening with music, dance, humour, magic and a first class dinner. Sit back and be entertained in one of the city's most popular show restaurants. After the show, the restaurant turns into a night club. Gothenburg's most distinguished show bar. Come and enjoy food, drink, and world-class entertainment. In the same venue where stars such as Git Gay, Karl Gerhard, and Povel Ramel have trod the boards, you are invited to the very best from a modern variety show. Spellbinding show numbers are mixed with hilarious sketches, and captivating music. You'll be surprised, elated, enthralled, and above all, entertained. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Casino Cosmopol Grill

Casino Cosmopol Grill

Casino Cosmopol Grill is the perfect meeting place. The restaurant on the first floor has a lovely view overlooking the harbour. Here you’ll enjoy well-prepared dishes straight from the barbeque. There is always something happening on their stage -jazz, dance music, quiz or pure magic
Dinner cruise with Strömma Archipelago boats

Dinner cruise with Strömma Archipelago boats

Experience Gothenburg’s beautiful archipelago on board the traditional archipelago boat M/S Lasse Dahlquist. A buffet dinner is served on board, bursting with delicacies from the sea, with entertainment provided by a troubadour. Proud residents of Gothenburg mix with diners and lovers of the archipelago from all over the world. A dinner cruise lasts 3 hours, or 5 hours on Thursdays in July, when the boat stops for dancing on the jetty at Brännö Brygga.
Danilo Restaurang Bar & Café

Danilo Restaurang Bar & Café

Danilo Restaurang Bar & Café is located at the cinema complex Filmstaden Bergakungen, close to Gothenburg's sports arenas and concert venues. Come here to enjoy a repertoire of flavours from the Italian, American or Asian cuisine in a great atmosphere.
Ett

Ett

The restaurant Ett is situated in the middle of the main street Kungsportsavenyn. The food is served with a strong focus on the quality of the ingredients. In the wine bar you can enjoy fine wine, aged cheese and cold cuts of meat. Right next to the kitchen is the chef’s table, where the chefs offer their favourites of the day. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Familjen

Familjen

Restaurant Familjen is a modern brasserie with a clearly west coast influence. The atmosphere is very friendly and the ambition in the kitchen is on a really high level. Familjen serves a 3 course dinner every night based on the best ingredients from the western part of Sweden. Small tapas sized courses based on the classic Swedish cuisine are also served. You do not need a large budget for visiting Familjen, the prices are very moderate. Reservations in one part of the restaurant and in the other it's just to drop in. During summertime one of Gothenburg’s most popular outdoor terraces is hosted here. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Fiskekrogen

Fiskekrogen

A top-class fish and shellfish restaurant. Fiskekrogen is a real classic and just as the name (the Fish Restaurant) suggests it is fish and seafood of the highest quality on the menu. Dive in to the blue sea of Fiskekrogen and enjoy the culinary delicacies from the sea. Become acquainted with lobsters, crayfish, shrimps, clams and oysters. The wine list contains more than 300 different wines from all over the world. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Hamnkrogen Liseberg

Hamnkrogen Liseberg

Enjoy the delicacies of the sea – fish and seafood are a must when visiting Gothenburg – so why not enjoy the delights of the sea at Hamnkrogen. Benefit from the unique location at the biggest amusement park in Scandinavia. A cosy fish and seafood restaurant in a traditional maritime style. The restaurant is divided into three parts with two bars. This is also a great place for dancing. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Hard Rock Cafe

Hard Rock Cafe

American restaurant located on the sunny side of the main boulevard Avenyn. The four floor venue offers live music, virtual bowling, nightclub and a sports bar. During spring and summer you can sit outside and enjoy the view of buzzing and populous Avenyn. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Hos Pelle

Hos Pelle

This intimate restaurant aims to give you a little bit extra. In the dining room you will be served carefully prepared high quality meals. Enjoy the wine bar and perfectly cooked Swedish dishes in great company. Traditional Swedish cuisine with a modern, international touch, using seasonal products. A set 3-course menu is served in the dining room, with starter and dessert selected by the chef. The bistro has a separate menu. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Joe Farelli

Joe Farelli

A mixture of American and Italian both in food and drink. Pasta, pizza, bruschetta, lamb racks and hamburgers - the menu is wide and the portions are often very generous. Popular and often crowded on weekends. Bar menu and large outdoor terrace in summer. Brunch on Sundays. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Kock & Vin

Kock & Vin

A top-class gourmet restaurant with a focus on West Sweden. The menus change seasonally and depending on what's available and the drinks also play an important part. Kock & Vin is all about Scandinavian food and the philosophy is to focus on local produce. The finest combinations of food and drinks are presented by professional sommeliers. The basement houses the popular restaurant annexe, serving small dishes and a large selection of wines per glass. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”. Ranked in Guide Michelin
Kometen

Kometen

A 75 year old Gothenburg classic restaurant with cultural influences. Traditional Swedish food, à la carte and own specialties. Kometen also serves lunch every weekday. A unique and entertaining restaurant with an exceptional history and food tradition. Food follows a traditional Swedish theme, consisting of the very best raw produce and prepared under the guidance of celebrity chef Leif Mannerström.
Linnéa Art Restaurant

Linnéa Art Restaurant

Linnéa Art Restaurant is a modern, playful and Scandinavian inspired kitchen, working on the season with raw materials. The restaurant's interior is designed in collaboration with some of the world's leading glass artists. Offers a Bistro and Fine Dining Section. A first-class restaurant and a wonderful gallery in total harmony. Everything - from food to art, from furniture to the washbasins are here to give you a world class experience. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Lisebergs Wärdshus

Lisebergs Wärdshus

A visit to one of the absolute oldest buildings at Liseberg Amusement Park is something special. Everything from the kitchen is made with the season's finest ingredients and as much as possible with organic and locally grown raw materials as a base. Experimentation is important when working out their menus - classic cuisine with modern flavours and new technology. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Långedrag Värdshus

Långedrag Värdshus

One of the most picturesque seaside locations in Gothenburg, only 15 minutes from the city centre with a fantastic view of the archipelago and the entrance to Gothenburg harbour. Menu inspired by the sea and large outdoor seating area. Great venue for weddings, conferences, parties. Small and large groups up to 150 people are welcome. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
McDonald´s

McDonald´s

McDonald´s serves the world’s most famous hamburger and is one of the largest food chains in the world with 230 restaurants in Sweden. The aim is to provide good food with great and fast service in clean, pleasant restaurants for a low price. Our business values are Happy workers, Happy guests and Better business to get there. McDonalds's in Gothenburg: Fredsgatan 6 Kungsgatan 17 Kungsgatan 55 Kungsportsavenyn 32 Götgatan 16 L. Klädpressaregatan 4 Nordstan, Postgatan 28 Scandinavium, Valhallagatan 1 Ekenleden 3, KÅLLERED
Mr. P

Mr. P

Have you been to an art exhibition at the museum next door or are you just after something good to eat and a nice glass of wine or beer? Mr. P has got what you're looking for. The restaurant has an easy-going and casual atmosphere with generous opening hours and an affordable menu that suits any occasion. On the menu you’ll find great everyday food with flavours from all around the world. During summer Mr. P houses a great terrace right on Götaplatsen, with a stunning view of the Poseidon statue of Poseidon and Gothenburg’s main boulevard, commonly called Avenyn.
Norda Bar & Grill

Norda Bar & Grill

At Norda Bar & Grill the local produce meets inspiration and presentation from across the Atlantic. The Swedish west coast faces the American east coast. Marcus Samuelsson is an internationally renowned chef who has surprised the world of cuisine with his extraordinary skill and his ability to mix culinary influences from different cultures. Along with Jimmy Lappalainen, Norda Bar & Grill creates a restaurant that combines the best of two cities that have formed them, that they love - Gothenburg and New York. It also includes street food and popular classics. You can find both a "Halv Special" a sausage with bread and mashed potatoes and a "Mac and Cheese hamburger", side by side with the best seafood and meat dishes. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Palace

Palace

A classic restaurant in one of Gothenburg's oldest houses, dating from 1749. Here you can enjoy lunch, dinner, nightclub, banquet and conference under crystal chandeliers. The menus are based on seasonal ingredients with recommend selected wines to suit your food. The building's first hotel opened for business in 1907. The building itself was built in 1752 and was originally a sugar refinery. In 1841 it became private accommodation and in 1884, Pontus Fürstenberg, an art-lover, built turned parts of the building into a gallery. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Pasta +

Pasta +

One of Gothenburg’s real Italian restaurants, where you can taste the authentic flavours of Italy. Choose from a very large selection of dishes with different pastas, risottos, fish and meat. A children's menu is also available. Sunday dinner, group and event menus. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Pour Bon

Pour Bon

At Pour Bon you can enjoy get well-made food from selected ingredients, wonderful pastries and genuine sourdough bread. The menu includes Basque pintxos, cheeses, selected wines, great desserts, truffles and macaroons. Pour Bon puts emphasis on quality, both in ingredients and cooking. During lunch-time, Pour Bon offers a wide range of carefully prepared dishes, to be eaten on the spot or for take away. You can also visit in the afternoon and relax with a glass of wine and good cheese, or a cup of coffee and a sweet pastry. The large wine cellar is home to both wine and champagne of high quality. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Restaurang Gabriel

Restaurang Gabriel

A unique fish and shellfish restaurant in the historic settings of the city’s famous Feskekörka fish market hall. Watch the kitchen from the bar. Taste the seafood buffet as a starter or why not a few oysters. Rich chocolate cake and trimmings is recommended for dessert. The menu's high point is the lunch which varies daily depending on the season and produce. Some of the dishes have been made here for 25 years, such as the classic lemon sole with sautéed mushrooms and melted butter. The restaurant organises events, corporate and wedding receptions. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Restaurang Ruckman

Restaurang Ruckman

Restaurant Ruckman's is situated in the beautiful Nya Varvet area, just down by the water, surrounded by large grassy areas and amazing nature. Ruckman's has one of Gothenburg's largest and most beautiful party premises, with almost unrestricted possibilities to arrange large banquets as well as small family parties.
Restaurant Styrsö Skäret

Restaurant Styrsö Skäret

On the beautiful island Styrsö only 15 minutes by boat from Gothenburg you find a charming restaurant with an ocean view. The cuisine is based on classic Swedish flavours with European influences, where seafood is a staple feature on the menu. The restaurant is situated in a 4-star hotel with comfort and luxury in an old world setting. The dining room is spacious with room for a hundred guests. Intimate parties may prefer the peace and quiet of our smaller dining room or veranda. The kitchen constantly produces exciting dishes, with a menu that naturally features catch of the day. From the own vegetable garden, which thrives just round the corner of the house, provides inspiration and tasty seasonal produce. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Swea Hof

Swea Hof

Experience fish and seafood cooked with outmost precision! Restaurant Swea Hof, in the heart of Elite Plaza Hotel, is careful to preserve the Swedish food tradition and a large selection of fish and seafood is to be found on the menu. Herring and salmon plateau, seafood tapas, and dill cooked lobster are combined with carefully selected wines. The wine archive and chambre separée offer a unique setting for private dinners and invite to different types of tastings. The glass roof 20 metres above, a pared down interior decor and a modern open kitchen make this restaurant a splendid oasis. Plaza Bar is right next to the restaurant. Various tastings are available.
Trädgår´n Gothenburg

Trädgår´n Gothenburg

An award-winning restaurant in beautiful surroundings. Trädgår’n has flexible facilities and menus for all occasions, from close family parties to corporate events. As well as its modern restaurant, Trädgår’n also offers a stage, function rooms, conference facilities and a nightclub. In the summer you can enjoy your lunch in the garden overlooking the park. Trädgår´n is one of the most spectacular restaurants and nightclubs in Gothenburg, with a capacity of 1700 people indoors and a 1000 more outdoors around the garden bar in the summertime. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Sjömagasinet

Sjömagasinet

Sjömagasinet is a flagship for Swedish gastronomy and offers excellent service in a rustic setting. The restaurant has a picturesque location by the waterfront in Klippan. Sjömagasinet has one star in Guide Michelin and is run by owner Ulf Wagner and head chef Gustav Trägårdh (Chef of the year 2010). The restaurant building dates back to 1775 and was previously used as a warehouse for the East India Company. World-famous stars like Bruce Springsteen and U2 have dined at Sjömagasinet. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Smaka

Smaka

Traditional Swedish home cooking and a popular bar with plenty of room for good cheer. Try the classic dish meatballs with mashed potatoes and lingon berries. Also dishes like elk, reindeer and cabbage rolls at a reasonable price. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Storköket

Storköket

Storköket is housed in the Stora Teatern at Kungsparken and operated by Stureplansgruppen. Here you can enjoy the culinary experience with a focus on European cuisine. During the summer you can enjoy the food at the one of the large terraces.
Swedish Taste

Swedish Taste

Modern fine dining. Swedish Taste offers dishes full of fantasy and each course innovative with influences from all over the world. The food is characterized by fresh and distinct flavours with a playful attitude on every plate. Swedish Taste also offers cooking classes, food evenings, wine courses and walking dinners which take you on a tour around our city. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
The Dubliner

The Dubliner

An Irish pub situated on two floors offering an excellent selection of international dishes, live folk, rock and traditional music every night, pub quiz on Wednesdays, and nightclub on Fridays and Saturdays. Welcoming Irish bar staff serving a wide selection of beers. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
Thörnströms Kök

Thörnströms Kök

A culinary experience beyond the ordinary is promised here. Modern Swedish cuisine using carefully selected regional products, served in an elegant restaurant setting. Thörnströms Kök opened in 1997 and Swedish flavours are found on the menu, changing according to season and taking in influences from other European cuisines too. All menus and dishes are accompanied by a suitable wine. Thörnströms Kök has one star in the prestigious Guide Michelin.
Restaurang Tvåkanten

Restaurang Tvåkanten

Inspiration, innovation and carefully selected high quality ingredients and a Swedish touch characterize our cuisine. Tvåkanten aims to do all they can to make your visit memorable. Stylish after work on Fridays and on Sundays you can enjoy our interpretation of the classic Sunday roast. Enjoy an aperitif at the bar before dinner, round if off with a cognac or have a drink and chat without being disturbed by the music. Upstairs is for conferences, private function rooms, cookery courses and tasting sessions all set in fin de siècle settings. Catering available
Universeum café and restaurant

Universeum café and restaurant

Universeum serves carefully prepared food and beverages – for adults and children. The ambition is to serve meals made from organic or local produce. In addition, all coffee is organic and fair trade. Fully licensed and open for guests who are not visiting Universeum. Coffee and salad buffet is included in all meals. Gluten, lactose and egg free alternatives are available. Universeum is a unique venue with 3,5 km of party possibilities in one building: everything you need for the perfect launch-party, special event or celebration. Guided tours around the Rainforest Zone, Waters way and dinner with the sharks in the Ocean Zone. Member of the Gothenburg Restaurant Association “Taste of Gothenburg”.
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