The guide to 9 great wine restaurants in southeast of Sweden 2022

Boutique hotels, inns, fine dining restaurants – and world-class wine lists. Here is the guide to the best wine restaurants and wine bars in southeast Sweden!

  1. Phone: +46 485 770 60

    Address: Trädgårdsgatan 15, Borgholm

    Hotell Borgholm, located in the central part of Borgholm, is one of the most renowned restaurants in Sweden. In 2022 they are turning 50 (!) years old. Hotell Borgholm was up until 2019 run by Karin & Owe Fransson. Karin was the head chef, while Owe built one of the largest collections of wine in Sweden with over 1,000 references. In 2019 Karin & Owe retired, and now Christofer Johansson is running the restaurant. He protects the legacy of Karin & Owe but has also put a more modern touch on the establishment, both with the interior and in the style of cooking. At Hotell Borgholm, you can cho...

  2. Phone: +46 480-40 86 90

    Address: Postgatan 5, Kalmar

    In 2015, the PM & Vänner alumnus Viktor Hallberg and Johannes Lorentzon opened Postgatan, a bistro also holding a large bar area in central Kalmar. With ambitious cooking and a well-curated beverage program, this has become Kalmar’s pride on the restaurant scene. The à la carte menu offers wine-friendly dishes with locally sourced ingredients. If you are not in the mood for wine, Postgatan also has a range of craft beers and high-quality cocktails. Postgatan is a place to go for every occasion, with a varied clientele of customers from wine-geeks, business people, tourists and locals. Postg...

  3. Phone: +46 486-219 00

    Address: Stuvenäsvägen 1, Söderåkra

    Located in the middle of the Småland forests and lakes, the scenery for Stufvenäs Gästgifveri is a beautiful treat. The atmosphere is relaxed, and people come for contemplation and an escape from their everyday lives. The hotel offers a wide range of different menus and a fairly big selection of wines to choose from, and also a spa and golfing possibilities. The service is formal and old-school but also friendly and warm. In Sweden, the wine list at Stufvenäs Gästgifveri is well-known, not just because of its extensive collection of wines but also due to a robbery in 2007. Back then, the win...

  4. Phone: +46 76 398 05 05

    Address: Svängstavägen 1255-15, Svängsta

    Astensmåla is an old farm located a 20-minute drive from Karlshamn that has become a restaurant. They also have the possibility of accommodation, but only four rooms so make sure to plan well in advance. When you go to Astensmåla, you’re in for an intimate countryside experience; most of the food is sourced locally, and you are surrounded by forests, lakes and just a small group of other guests. The summer season is their highlight, but they are also open on some occasions throughout the year. Astensmåla offers a wine pairing as well as an option to drink by the bottle. If you are lucky (and...

  5. Phone: +46 70-746 06 70

    Address: Gårdby 149, Färjestaden

    Eksgården Hotell & Restaurang is located on the south-east coast of Öland. It is a countryside hotel and restaurant that offers beautiful landscape surroundings, perfect for a hike or a swim before dinner (make sure to visit some of the farm shops and local artists while you are in the area). The restaurant serves a small à la carte menu with dishes based on ingredients sourced from local farmers. You might get lucky and be seated at their beautiful terrace if the weather allows. The following day, don't stay in bed too long – the breakfast is not to be missed. Eksgården Hotell & Restaurang...

  6. Phone: +46 470 75 97 00

    Address: Storgatan 22-24, Växjö

    German Wine List of the Year Sweden, presented by Wines of Germany 2022

    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.

  7. Phone: +46 470 74 04 09

    Address: Sandgärdsgatan 17-19, Växjö

    Despite the coffee inspired name, Kafé de Luxe is not only a café but also a restaurant, serving locally sourced food with a green focus in the picturesque 18th century setting in central Växjö. The wine list is green too with many famous natural names from Jura and beyond. A good spot for a natural apéritif before the heavy classic wine list at PM & Vänner, just a block away.

  8. Phone: +46793396344

    Address: Sandgärdsgatan 3, 352 30 Växjö

    Low intervention / Natural Wine List Of The Year Sweden 2020

    Villa de luxe is housed in an old vicar's building from the 19th century, and as the name implies, it's a sibling to Kafe de luxe. The wine cellar is dedicated to natural wines and France is king. To dine with the wine, there is a selection of small dishes and pizzas.

  9. Phone: +46 454 56 43 00

    Address: Guöviksvägen 353, Trensum

    Eriksbergs Vilt & Natur offers an exciting combination of safari park, a rustic environment with buildings that are several hundred years old – and great gastronomy. In the two restaurants, Visenten and Havsörnen, they serve dishes on locally sourced ingredients, with a special focus on game. The menu changes continuously. After dinner you can visit Havsörnen’s terrace and enjoy the view of the valley, and down there you can see deer and mouflon sheep wander around. The wine list is developed by Head Sommelier Tiago Matos, and if you are looking for classics from the Old World, you won't be d...