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Guide to best coffee bars in Gothenburg

2020-09-28
Guide to best coffee bars in Gothenburg

Five tips of where to find the best coffee in town

Cappucino, Café latte, Macciato, Espresso – our favourite beverage comes in many variationsSwedes love coffee and are the second biggest consumers in the world – only neighbouring Finland drink more. The average Swede drinks roughly 9 kilos of coffee per year, averaging ca 3 coups per day. The coffee trend is growing in Sweden and new variations such as Cold brew, Dalgona Coffee, Flat White and Frappé are increasingly popular. Coffee also has a significant effect on the environment and more and more people are opting for organic coffee. Here you can find our guide to the five best coffee bars in Gothenburg!

Popular Bar Italia in Linnéstaden

In Linnéstaden you can find the small, but very popular, coffee bar Bar Italia, which is like a small piece of Italy in Gothenburg. The atmosphere is upbeat, the menu extensive and the coffee is world class. Both the interior, food and drinks have is taken straight out of Italy.    

Address: Prinsgatan 7

Home roasted coffee at Da Matteo

According to White Guide coffee bar Da Matteo serve some of the best coffee in the whole of Sweden. Both the coffee, prepared in their own roastery, and the baked goods hold a high standard. For the locals Da Matteo is synonymous with good coffee, delicious pizza and sunny outdoor seating. You can find Da Matteo in five different locations around Gothenburg. 

Address: Magasinsgatan 17A / Vallgatan 5 / Södra Larmgatan 14 (Victoriapassagen) /Kaponjärgatan 1 (Hagabadet) / Lindholmsallén 8A

Alkemisten – organic specialty coffee

Coffee bar Alkemisten, located in Kvillebäcken on Hisingen, serve organic specialty coffees and locally produced food. All coffee served is defined as specialty coffee – coffee of a very high standard that has been grown in ideal climate, has no defects and a distinct flavour. The coffee is also organic – big thumbs up! 

Address: Gustaf Dalénsgatan, 14

Art and coffee at Kafé Kafferosten

Kafé Kafferosten is located near Linnéplatsen and Slottskogen and is run by twin sisters who know the art of serving good coffee. On the menu you can also find home baked treats, soup and Persian dishes. The café is also full of art that changes every month.  

Address: Linnégatan 62

Organic coffee onboard Stromma’s ships 

All coffee served in the restaurants and cafés onboard Stromma’s boats is organic. Besides great taste, organic coffee has a significant effect on the environment for both nature, animals and humans. Every year Stromma receives a report to show the impact of choosing organic coffee. The accumulated coffee consumption for all Stromma’s boats for a year is roughly 140 000 litres. The impact of choosing organic coffee contributes to many positive environmental factors – it equals a reduction of roughly 140 kg pesticides, 1400 kg less commercial fertilizers and lower energy consumption. It’s a clear choice for us at Stromma, what coffee do you choose?