The 31 best wine bars in Stockholm 2023
Stockholm has become a top-notch wine city and today you can find everything from the strictly natural wine bars to classical wine venues with Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne and other classical wine regions. Here are our favourite Stockholm wine bars.
Phone: +46 8-36 96 50
Address: Skånegatan 88, Stockholm
This is a hole in the wall at Skånegatan in the Södermalm hipster neighbourhood that has found its niche. A few seats and place to hang. Small dishes, handwritten notes on the walls and hip-hop music. Natural wines, naturally. It sounds cool and it is, but the service and ambience are warm. A few seats outside in summer.
Address: Tomtebogatan 22, Stockholm
Niche Wine List Of The Year Nordic 2019
Ambar is the Stockholm wine bar that likes to serve orange wines and beverages, hence the name that plays on amber. But there are plenty of other colours and types on the wine list. If you are hungry, there are delicious small dishes with touches of Japanese cuisine.
Phone: +46 8 121 465 84
Address: Narvavägen 32, Stockholm
Philippe Simon transformed a little post office into a French oasis in 2013. Both neighbours and tourists enjoy French cuisine, music and of course wines in this wine bar in the Östermalm part of Stockholm.
Phone: +46 8 24 03 50
Address: Rådmansgatan 25, Stockholm
The idea with Bar Nîmes was for Kim Öhman, the restaurateur behind Farang, to realize a life-long dream of a French-Italian bistro with a homely ambience and straightforward flavours. And yes, he and the team has definitely succeeded. Bar Nîmes is the perfect neighbourhood bistro where you can drop in for a quick glass – or stay for the night. The food draws inspiration from southern France and northern Italy, with dishes such as Vitello Tonnato, Panzanella, Tajarin and duck, all well-executed with a homely feel and elevated flavours. The wine list also leans mainly towards France and Italy,...
Address: Katarina Bangata 29, Stockholm
The natural wine importer Wine Trade’s founder Niklas Jakobson has opened the wine bar he always dreamed of. Located in Wine Trade’s old offices at Södermalm, Bar Ninja is a casual bar with simple but well-made dishes, music and plenty of wine. Niklas promises a fast-changing list with 80 per cent natural wines and 20 per cent classical stuff.
Phone: +46 8-20 85 81
Address: Nybrogatan 15, Stockholm
Brasserie Astoria in central Stockholm is the latest Frantzén group address and it is an impressive opening. A venue to behold, and the same goes for the crowd. The cuisine is respectful of the classics and the service is at the level you would expect for a top venue like this. Sommelier Kim Pettersson (previously at Djuret and Sturehof) has built a solid wine book from the start, including an impressive number of back vintages and a few natural producers as well. He will need to keep up the smart buying, considering the flow of great wine during Astoria’s opening. There is also a wine bar...
Phone: +46 8 509 022 24
Address: Roslagsgatan 6, Stockholm
Best Short List of the Year Sweden 2022
As the name implies, the Stockholm restaurant and wine bar Babette is a feast in itself. A place for lively discussions over delicious small plates and some of Stockholm's most tasty pizzas. But don't miss the other plates from the chef's menu. In summer the crowd spills out onto a small terrace.
Phone: +46 8 578 828 60
Address: Brunkebergstorg 6, Stockholm
Blanche & Hierta is the wine bar at hotel At Six in central Stockholm. The wine bar shares its ambitious wine list with the restaurant at the hotel: At Six Dining. Blanche & Hierta is open seven days a week and you can also get breakfast and coffee here. In summer there is an outdoor terrace to take a break in the middle of the city center.
Phone: +46 8 522 256 52
Address: Odengatan 52, Stockholm
Best Short List of the Year Nordic 2022
A wine bar in the Vasastan area of Stockholm with a few classic dishes, warm atmosphere, and a very wide range of wines on the wine list. The crew is experienced and knows how to take care of guests. A safe bet for wine lovers of all stripes!
Phone: +46 8 640 99 50
Address: Åsögatan 171, Stockholm
Best Short List of the Year Sweden 2022
Café Nizza is one of Stockholm neighbourhood Södermalm’s hottest restaurants and wine bars, serving a menu of delicious food with French and Italian influences. The bistro also has a bar and from the wine cellar flows mostly natural wines with one or two classical cousins in the mix. Café Nizza’s wine list is mostly sourced from the Old World’s wine regions. Since 2021, Cave Nizza is its little sibling wine bar next door.
Phone: +46 76 128 91 87
Address: Swedenborgsgatan 1, Stockholm
Original Wine List of the Year Sweden 2019
Dryck Vinbar (Beverage Wine bar in Swedish) greets guests with warm colours and well stocked wine fridges in the Södermalm part of Stockholm. The bar menu lists small dishes along with cheese and charcuterie.
Phone: +46 76 894 34 39
Address: Stora Nygatan 22, Stockholm
Cork is a new charming, relaxed and cosy wine bar and restaurant in the Old Town in Stockholm. The wine list focuses on Portugal, and the food is Mediterranean, leaning mostly towards Italy (you have to try the risotto!). The venue itself is quite small and intimate, with a lot of wood and – of course – cork. The best spot is by the bar counter, where you can chat with knowledgable owner/sommelier Alexandre Carreira, while he serves you some great wine.
Address: Birger Jarlsgatan 112, Stockholm
German Wine List of the Year Sweden, presented by Wines of Germany 2022
Wine bar and restaurant E & G (short for Egon and Gösen) is located at Birger Jarlsgatan in Stockholm, a few minute’s walk from the crowded neighbourhoods around Odengatan. The place is relaxed, like a living room away from home. The food is rustic and tasty and made for sharing – snacks, smaller dishes and stews. Small, intimate and cosy and with an interior where wine is, literally, all around you.
Address: Erstagatan 21, Stockholm
By the Glass List of the Year Sweden 2022
Experienced sommeliers Béatrice Becher and Jonas Sandberg opened the Stockholm wine bar they wanted to visit themselves in this eastern Södermalm part of town. The name plays on the French word for madness, Folie. As you'll see on the interior, it’s loosely related to Territoriet in Oslo. Folii is one of the best wine bars in town and they have won our wine list competition in the By the glass-category several times. There are tasty small dishes on the menu and if you are eager for a more full meal - drop in to their restaurant next door: Voisine.
Phone: +46 8 679 35 00
Address: Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8, Stockholm
Sparkling Wine List of the Year Sweden, presented by Duval-Leroy 2022
The grandest hotel in the city also boasts one of the grandest wine cellars, including a bottle from the year the hotel opened, 1874. The wine list is massive and accessible in the hotel’s classic Veranda restaurant and Cadier bar, as well as in the Mathias Dahlgren restaurants Rutabaga and Matbaren.
Phone: +46 8 610 66 00
Address: Karlbergsvägen 14, Stockholm
Grus Grus is the wine bar opened by Tranan just next door on Odenplan in Stockholm's Vasastan neighbourhood. Snacks, small dishes and larger dishes to share are served in the cosy space. The Grus Grus wine list offers mostly wines from small-scale producers, often with an organic and natural focus. But be sure to check out the shelves in the wine fridge, where unlisted treasures from the Tranan “secret” wine cellar can be found at very attractive prices.
Address: Magnus Ladulåsgatan 8D, Stockholm
Best Medium-Sized List of the Year Sweden 2022
Gemla Vinbar & Studio is the new creation from well-known Stockholm natural wine sommelier Anna Mellfos. It is opened in a furniture factory space and oozes style. Simple wine friendly dishes are served as well as cheese and charcuteries.
Phone: +46 8 22 00 21
Address: Hornsbruksgatan 24, Stockholm
The corner place in the hip Hornstull part of Södermalm is part of entertainment fixture Tjoget. A great benefit here, besides the knowledgeable staff: Late night opening hours. In February 2022, the bar moved next door, to a bigger space. The wine list expanded to encompass the team's favorite wines from all over the world, served with small plates of food inspired by Spain and the Spanish speaking world.
Address: Fleminggatan 62B, Stockholm
Kungsholmens vinbar is a neighbourhood wine bar that has a small bar counter and several small tables. It has quickly become a neighbourhood joint that fills up with families and older patrons.
Phone: +46 8 15 01 15
Address: Fredrikshovsgatan 4, Stockholm
Kasten is the latest addition to the Jim & Jacob group of restaurants, and guests that used to visit Eriks Bakficka at this Östermalm address will feel at home. To the right you’ll find the bistro, serving lunch and dinner and as with the other venues in the group, both food and service is of a high standard. To the left is the wine bar Vinstocken with a bar and a few tables. The Kasten team has chosen to list more classical wines in the restaurant and somewhat more hip and natural wines in the bar. At one of our first visits, we ran into sommeliers, importers and a visiting wine producer fr...
Phone: +46 8 771 14 70
Address: Rörstrandsgatan 12, Stockholm
The Rörstrandsgatan in Stockholm’s Vasastan neighbourhood may be packed with restaurants, but that didn’t stop the team behind Nektar from opening their small restaurant and wine bar there. As the name implies, there is wine! The wine list leans to the natural side but classicists need not fear, because in general the wine list is more pure than funk. The team behind Nektar have worked at top restaurants in Stockholm and Copenhagen and it shows. Professional but warm service. In summer the street turns into a pedestrian zone and there is an outdoor terrace.
Address: Nytorget 4, Stockholm
Post Bar is a wine bar in Stockholm's Södermalm neighborhood. The food concept Urban Deli celebrate its first ten years with a new experience – at Post Bar with its own entrance, they are serving artisanal beverages and food with the same spirit. Relaxed attitude and cozy atmosphere with dark velvet and big windows. As made for an after work or a longer session with something from the seasonal menu, which get its inspiration from the food hall one floor up. Green is the color of both the interior and the plates. If you prefer other drinks than fermented juice, you can choose from creative cock...
Phone: +46 8 88 16 58
Address: Nybrogatan 19, Stockholm
The name might take you to New York and you will indeed find a Reuben sandwich on the menu, next to snacks and dishes with a more Swedish and European heritage. The team behind Schmaltz also runs Babette and Café Nizza, which is a guarantee for a laid back and professional service.
Phone: +46 76 609 86 07
Address: Tegnérgatan 4, Stockholm
Best Medium-Sized List of the Year Sweden 2022
Savant is a wine bar in Stockholm that changes profile during the day. From early morning it's a café and later in the day it turns into a neighbourhood wine bar with charcuteries and some small dishes. Everything is built around sustainability and the wines are in the natural style. Photos: Dan Lepp, Sandra Backlund
Address: Birger Jarlsgatan 26, Stockholm
New Wine List of the Year Sweden, presented by Vintec 2020
The Sparrow is (despite the Anglo name) a French wine bar and restaurant attached to the Stockholm hotel with the same name. The venue is owned by Grand Hotel and its master chef Mathias Dahlgren has been involved in the cuisine.
Phone: +46 8 519 422 77
Address: Brahegatan 4, Stockholm
Special Jury Prize Sweden 2022
Tyge & Sessil is a busy wine café or wine bar near Stureplan in central Stockholm but with a more casual manner than many of the other local hangouts in this rather posh part of town. Delicious small dishes are delivered by the little kitchen. Tyge & Sessil is one of the foremost natural wine places in Stockholm.
Phone: +46 8 506 400 85
Address: Yxsmedsgränd 12, Stockholm
In the Leijontornet gastronomic block in the Old Town of Stockholm, The Burgundy is the wine bar with wine friendly bistro food. During the season 2021-2022 it is sharing space with the comfy cocktail bar Tweed upstairs, so now the Chesterfield chairs and sofas are mixed up with smaller tables with white table cloths. On the menu, you will find the same wine-friendly food as always, and on the same card there are some selected wines that are available both by the glass and by the bottle. Of course you can also ask for the cellar lists – and despite the name, The Burgundy does not only pour Bu...
Phone: +46 8 14 60 00
Address: Rosenborgsgatan 20, Solna
The Winery Hotel is the impressive modern urban winery and hotel that has opened just north of Stockholm. It houses a winery, hotel, bar, restaurant and conference rooms. The wine list has wines from the hotel as well as Italian producer Terreno which shares the same owner, but also everything from natural wines to mature Bordeaux. In the bar a number of wines are available by the glass and in oenomatic machines. These wines rotate often and are not listed.
Phone: +46 8 33 04 00
Address: Norrtullsgatan 24, Stockholm
Vinverket, located in northern Vasastan in central Stockholm has a homely feeling and is more of a wine bar than a restaurant. Going down the stairs a few steps, and you'll find a wine cooler reaching from floor to ceiling, and a solid kitchen table serving both as bar and workplace. Walk a few more meters and sit down by the small tables, perfect for a tête a tête. You will be served smaller dishes, influenced by the Mediterranean cuisine.
Phone: +46 76 556 65 26
Address: Roslagsgatan 15, Stockholm
Vineriet or The winery has opened a few steps down from Roslagsgatan and it’s a cosy environment. The small kitchen turns out some classic tasty dishes, cheese and charcuterie. Founder Antoni Daoud has loaded the wine list to the brim with an impressive range, including a lot of mature stuff. Lovers of Piedmont and Tuscany are especially well taken care of.
Phone: +46 70 406 66 26
Address: Sofiagatan 1, Stockholm
Vina is a cosy wine bar on Södermalm in Stockholm that likes to serve wines from small producers who care for the nature. Many of the wines are served by the glass as well as by the bottle and if you’re hungry, the little kitchen produces pintxos, cheese and charcuteries as well as main dishes.