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Guide to restaurants in the Stockholm archipelago

2021-05-31

Best restaurants, pubs and dining cruises

Are you looking for restaurants in the Stockholm archipelago? The archipelago offers plenty of unique dining experiences with high end restaurants, quaint pubs and dining cruises with the very best views. Here you can find our guide to the top ten best restaurants in the Stockholm archipelago! At the bottom of this page you can find a map with all locations mentioned in this post.

Ingmarsö krog – quality food & relaxed atmosphere

Ingmarsö is one of the most populated islands in the Stockholm archipelago and here you can find the popular pub Ingmarsö krog. Their food philosophy is “we serve food that we love to cook and eat”. The food and relaxed atmosphere makes for a great spot if you are staying on the island or making a day trip with the Cinderella Boats.

Open: 7th  of May – 15th  of August 2021  
Island: Ingmarsö 
How to get here: Cinderella Boats from central Stockholm

Restaurant Varvet on Högmarsö

On the island of Högmarsö you can find the local restaurant Varvet, located in the old shipyard with views over the water. They host plenty of fun themed nights such as pizza night, wine tasting and live music events. They serve classic dishes inspired by cuisine from all over the world.

Open: 30th of June – 14th  of August 2021  
Island: Högmarsö 
How to get here: Take the Högmarsö ferry from the main land (you can travel by car or bus). 

Dining cruise onboard S/S Stockholm

Classic art deco ship S/S Stockholm departs from central Stockholm, and here you can enjoy the best views of the archipelago and a well-composed menu consisting of classic dishes. All food is prepared and cooked in the ship’s own kitchen using seasonal and local produce and you can choose from an á la carte menu or a set menu.

Open: 4th of June – 4th of November 2021  
Island: Cruise through the archipelago 
How to get here: Ship departs from Strandvägen, berth 16

Idyllic Gällnö Bar

This is one of the most idyllic locations on this list, Gällnö Bar – here you can relax on the jetty, in the bar, under the apple trees or in the boat house while you enjoy a home cooked meal made from fresh, high quality produce. They also offer beer from Swedish microbreweries, carefully selected wines and homemade lemonade (with or with out rum) Cheers!

Open: 5th of June – 15th of August 2021  
Island: Gällnö 
How to get here: Cinderella Boats from central Stockholm

Archipelago dinner onboard the Cinderella Boats

Onboard M/S Cinderella II you will enjoy high-quality food, drink and unbeatable views of the Stockholm archipelago. The cruise will take you from central Stockholm and through the archipelago, passing islands sunch as annat Vaxholm, Grinda, Finnhamn, Möja and back again. The menu is inspired by the archipelago and made with seasonal produce.

Open: 7th of May – 12th of September 2021  
Island: Cruise through the archipelago 
How to get here: Departs from Strandvägen, berth 14 

Classic Sandhamn’s Värdshus from 1672

Sandhamn is the sailing capital of the archipelago and a popular summer destination. You can eat in the outdoor area, which sports views over the bustling harbour, in the restaurant or the cosy pub.  The restaurant serves food inspired by the archipelago and is open all year around!

Open: Daily through 2021  
Island: Sandhamn 
How to get here: Departs from Cinderella Boats from central Stockholm or Stavsnäs

Restaurant Framfickan on Grinda

Family-friendly island of Grinda is a great summer destination. The restaurant Framfickan is located right by the water and here you can enjoy sunsets by the cliffs and simple, yet high quality, food.

Open: 4th of June – 29th of August 2021  
Island: Grinda 
How to get here: Cinderella Boats from central Stockholm

Bockholmen Restaurant

Just outside central Stockholm you can find Restaurant Bockholmen, located in a beautiful, turn of the century villa by the water. You can dine in the restaurant or head down to the “Love Bar”, which serves drinks and barbeques, weather permitting.

Open: All week 2021  
Island: Bockholmen 
How to get here:  If you travel by car you can park by the bridge and walk the last bit. 

Archipelago Shrimp Cruise

Do you love seafood? If so, step onboard M/S Strömma Kanal for a dining cruise through the Stockholm archipelago. The evening will treat you to unlimited shrimp with classic accompaniments and stunning views. The cruise will take you from central Stockholm and through the archipelago with a pit stop at historical Vaxholm’s Kastell.

Open: 4th of May – 30th of October 2021  
Island: Cruise through the archipelago 
How to get here: Departs from Nybrokajen, berth 10 

Bullandö Krog – sunny archipelago favourite

On the island of Värmdö you can find classic archipelago restaurant Bullandö Krog, located on the Bullandö Marina. Take a stroll on the jetties to watch the boats and then sit down for dinner to enjoy delicious food, a generous wine list and the evening sun. During high season they also host live music events.

Open: 27th March – 24th October 2021  
Island: Bullandö 
How to get here: If you travel by car you can park at Bullandö Marina.

Map over restaurants & pubs in the archipelago

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