The DRC Guide – 29 places where you’ll find DRC in Sweden
DRC is one of those loved producers that is described in many ways in wine lists in wine bars and restaurants. Therefore Domaine de la Romanée-Conti is slightly harder than other wines to search for in our wine-search above. So to make it easier for you to book a DRC dinner, we have gathered the venues that list DRC in this guide. Cheers! (The map starts in Stockholm but as you move through the list, Gothenburg and Växjö will appear as well)
Phone: +46 8 519 422 70
Address: Klarabergsviadukten 67, 111 64 Stockholm
The rather angular exterior of the Waterfront Building does little to prepare you for the warm atmosphere you find inside. Among mismatched velvet chairs, deep sofas and a lively bar, grilled food and great wines are to be had. Griffin’s wine list has classics from Bordeaux and Burgundy but also a good selection of California wines. Champagne lovers also have plenty to choose from on the Griffins wine list.
Phone: +46 8 660 03 18
Address: Storgatan 12, 114 51 Stockholm
French and Swedish classics are expertly cooked in a French way by Roger Lindberg and Ingela Persson at this cosy little Östermalm bistro. The wine list is short but filled with splendid Bordeaux and Burgundy and bits and pieces from other wine countries.
Address: Sälens Högfjällshotell, 780 67 Sälen
Högfjällshotellet dominates the ski resort Sälen with its 13 restaurants and bars. Three of its restaurant has been ranked in the top five in Dalarna by White Guide. Högfjällshotellet’s wine list has an impressive number of wines from many classical wine regions such as Burgundy, Mosel and Wachau.
Phone: +46 280 210 90
Address: Fjällvägen 21, 780 67 Sälen
Lammet och Grisen (=The lamb and the pig) has served hungry and thirsty skiiers in Sälen since 1991. The menu has a trilogy of filets (lamb, pork and beef) at the centre. The wine list is massive with a thousand listings. The classical wine regions of Italy and France are well covered, including mature vintages, from Champagne, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Piedmont, Tuscany and Veneto. There is a vertical of Mas La Plana going all the way to 1970. And newer wine countries like South Africa, Australia and USA are also well represented on the Lammet och Grisen wine list.
Phone: +46 8 410 681 00
Address: Kronobergsgatan 37, 112 33 Stockholm
Grand Prix Sweden 2019
For years, Restaurang AG has been one of the best steak restaurants in Sweden, led by celebrity chef Johan Jureskog and sommelier and partner Klas Ljungkvist. The place is often packed so be sure to make a reservation. The venue used to be an old silver factory - hence the name and the industrial feel. The friendly and professional staff will make you feel home and it is also a good place to bring your kids.
Phone: +46 8 506 400 84
Address: Lilla Nygatan 5, 111 28 Stockholm
Italian Wine List Of The Year Nordic 2019
Djuret (The animal) is always evolving and it is therefore a good idea to check their website to see what the kitchen is up to at the moment. Whatever it is, it will be tasty and comfortable. At the bar the menu is a la carte and specials often including great wine deals.
Phone: 08-641 70 90
Address: Stadsgården 6, Stockholm
Gondolen is a classical restaurant at Slussen on Södermalm that you should visit when in Stockholm. The views are spectacular and the menu serves traditional Swedish husmanskost at a luxury level. Gondolen's wine list is classical too and has a serious selection of Champagne, Bordeaux and Burgundy.
Phone: +46 8 506 400 85
Address: Yxsmedsgränd 12, 111 28 Stockholm
In the Leijontornet gastronomic block in the Old Town of Stockholm, The Burgundy is the wine bar with wine friendly bistro food. The Burgundy wine list by the glass is wide and you can also order wines from Djuret’s massive wine list – and despite the name, The Burgundy does not only pour Burgundy wines!
Phone: +46 8 673 74 00
Address: Tulegatan 7, 113 53 Stockholm
German Wine List of the Year Sweden 2019
Farang takes guests on a journey to Southeast Asian cuisines. The restaurant is located in an old factory hall and the rustic backdrop contrasts with the warm atmosphere. The restaurant is decidedly high end - great food. The bar in the front is cool and serves simpler dishes. For a fine dining lunch experience, this is one of my main choices in Stockholm.
Phone: +46 8 679 35 00
Address: Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8, 103 27 Stockholm
Champagne List of the Year Sweden 2019
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 8 662 30 60
Address: Artillerigatan 14, 114 51 Stockholm
Nordic produce delivered in 20 mesmerizing servings that change daily. The wine list at Gastrologik focuses on classics in Europe with guest stars from the rest of the wine world. The sister restaurant Speceriet serves simpler dishes at the highest level and has 10 wines on its list that changes daily. Guests at Speceriet can also order wines from Gastrologik’s main wine list.
Phone: +46 8 676 58 00
Address: Operahuset, Karl XII:s torg, 111 86 Stockholm
By the Glass Wine List of the Year Sweden 2019
Operakällaren in Stockholm’s Opera House is probably the most beautiful dining room in Sweden. And the service is like a scene from the Opera stage, professional, classic and warm. The menu is French-inspired, classical and executed at the highest level (one Michelin star). Downstairs, Operakällaren has opened the wine bar Nobiskällaren where you can enjoy a top glass of wine with a view of the wine cellar. Or go for a wine from the full wine list.
Phone: +46 8 545 035 60
Address: Birger Jarlsgatan 4, 114 34 Stockholm
The restaurant has been named Riche since 1893 and carries the Swedish gastronomic legacy from master chef Tore Wretman. The cuisine is classically Swedish and the wine list boasts over 900 listings with the majority coming from classic French districts. The US, Italy and Germany are also represented.
Phone: +46 8 10 16 96
Address: Tegnérgatan 41, 111 61 Stockholm
When winemakers arrive in Stockholm, it's not rare to find them here. The hearty French-inspired classical bistro cuisine is very wine-friendly and with its generous opening-hours all days of the week - it's a sure bet if other places are closed. But even though it's been open for ever (or more than 30 years), it can still get packed - reservations are wise. The restaurateurs are Johan Jureskog and Klas Ljungquist - the team behind AG.
Phone: +46 8 440 57 30
Address: STUREPLAN 2, 114 35 Stockholm
By the Glass Wine List of the Year Sweden 2019
Sturehof, founded in 1897, is one of Stockholm’s most classical brasseries and it has become an institution, serving fish and seafood 365 days per year to a mixed crowd in the heart of Stockholm. The wine list is classical with a special love for Burgundy.
Phone: +46 8 545 035 65
Address: Nybrogatan 3, 114 34 Stockholm
Teatergrillen opened in 1945 and is the sister restaurant of Riche, they also share the wine list. The dining room is one of the most beautiful in Stockholm and the classical cuisine and service are impeccable. Chances are you might notice one or two Swedish celebrities at any given night. The wine list boasts one of Stockholm’s heaviest Burgundy selections but with 900 listings, there is plenty of choice.
Phone: +46 736 362600
Address: Viktoriagatan 8, 411 25 Göteborg
The wine bar and restaurant Barsac in Gothenburg has a relaxed atmosphere, attracting both dinner guests and wine lovers on their way home from work. A massive bar gives space for spontaneous mini-tastings by the glass, while tasty bistro dishes are served from the kitchen. The wine list has many Old World gems, not least from Burgundy, but also more modern bottles worth seeking out.
Phone: +46 470 75 97 00
Address: Storgatan 22-24, 352 31 Växjö
Grand Prix Sweden 2019
PM & Vänner is a gastronomy hotel, an ambitious bistro and a gourmet resturant where Småland meets France. There is also the bakery and its rooftop bar TAK where you'll find cocktails and views. PM & Vänner has swept our wine list competition several times and it is indeed one of the best food & wine destinations in Scandinavia.
Phone: +46 31 775 59 20
Address: Adolf Edelsvärds gata 5, 414 51 Göteborg
Sjömagasinet in the harbour is one of Gothenburg’s most classical venues. Here, restaurateur Ulf Wagner and head chef Gustav Trägårdh present innovative and classic seafood dishes. The airy restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere, and service is impeccable. The wine list is extensive, with a focus on Old World classics. Don’t miss their selection of Burgundies.
Phone: +46 31 81 25 80
Address: Johannebergsgatan 24, 412 55 Gothenburg
Master chef Stefan Karlsson has created a warm and cosy fine dining restaurant, rewarded with a Michelin star. The food is built on a Swedish tradition and you can order either a la carte or several tasting menus. There are wine pairings to go with the tasting menus but do not miss the wine list at SK Mat & Människor. The wine list gathers plenty of pearls from Champagne, Burgundy, Loire, Germany and the US, among others!
Phone: 011-495 32 11
Address: Nya Rådstugugatan 16, Norrköping
Stadsvakten in central Norrköping houses both a restaurant and a bar and lounge, and the place is buzzing during weekends. The restaurant serves mainly locally sourced meat and the rôtisserie spins chicken and pork roasts. For wine lovers, the wine list stocks a serious selection of champagne including older vintages of famous houses, mature Bordeaux and top Burgundy. But for the power California wine lovers, it's the pages with Harlan Estate, Bond Estate and Colgin that will do the trick. A number of wines are served by the glass, including the top names.
Phone: +46 11 622 00
Address: Getå Villa Fridhem, 616 90 Åby
In the woods of Kolmården and with views over Bråviken, Villa Fridhem houses not only a fine restaurant but also a romantic hotel. Well known architect Ferdinand Boberg designed the villa in 1909. The wine cellar holds famous names along with smaller artisanal producers.
Phone: +46 8 519 421 53
Address: Humlegårdsgatan 14, 114 46 Stockholm
Hillenberg mixes Scandinavian and Southern European influences in a large but cosy setting close to Stureplan in central Stockholm. Hillenberg’s wine list mixes classic wine regions like Champagne, Burgundy, Piedmont and Bordeaux with newcomers like Oregon and California. If you’re just in the mood for a glass, the wine bar Helga has recently opened in a part of the restaurant.
Phone: +46 18 71 00 50
Address: Fyristorg 8, 753 10 Uppsala, Sverige
Hambergs is a classic in Uppsala, nowadays as much as place to buy fish and seafood as a restaurant. The wine list at Hambergs is very good with – obviously – lots of champagne and white wine to go with the maritime theme in the restaurant.
Phone: +46 11 18 00 14
Address: Gamla Rådstugugatan 26, 602 24 Norrköping, Sverige
Restaurant Anima in Norrköping welcomes guests with an instant view into the glass-walled wine cellar in the entrance. The temperature controlled cellar holds over 300 wines and more than 100 can be ordered by the glass thanks to Coravin. The classical wine regions in France and Italy are well covered and there is a good selection of California. Anima's wine service is professional and knowledgeable. The restaurant is cosy and on the menu you'll find small and large dishes to share, family style. Don't miss the sandwiches.
Phone: +46 346 71 49 00
Address: Havsbadsallén 2A, 311 42 Falkenberg
Falkenberg Strandbad is a luxury spa hotel on the Swedish west coast. It also houses the restaurants Famille & Köket that share a wine list with just over 400 listings, mainly from France and its classical wine regions Bordeaux, Burgundy, Rhone and Champagne. But you can also find wines from the US, Italy and Spain on the wine list, and a vertical of Moulin Touchais.
Address: Stationsvägen 11, 837 52 Åre
The wine bar in Åre has become a must see for wine lovers in the mountain resort. Small dishes are served in a cosy setting and the menu changes every week with the season and produce available.
Phone: +46 90 13 56 60
Address: Rådhusesplanaden 17B, 903 28 Umeå
Köksbaren in Umeå is a gastro bar where the menu follows the seasons and the produce is mostly locally sourced. The wine list at Köksbaren offers both well known wine houses and smaller producers from wine regions like Bordeaux, Loire, Burgundy and Piedmont. But there is also room for new world countries like USA, South Africa and New Zealand on the wine list.
Phone: +46 46 280 61 00
Address: Bantorget 1, 222 29 Lund
Grand Hotel in Lund is a classical south Sweden wine destination. The dining room serves lunch and dinner and the cuisine is Nordic, with locally sourced produce in season. The Grand in Lund wine list is stocked with older vintages from classical producers like DRC, Guigal and several Bordeaux chateaux. But lovers of trendier natural producers will also find favourites, not least from Jura.