Sweden is well known for its high living standards. Of course, this partly comes from the amazing quality of food this country has to offer. Swedes are very enthusiastic about healthy eating routines, and, therefore, it makes perfect sense that we take you through the best vegetarian restaurants in the country. Here, we start with the capital, Stockholm.
Herman's Vegetariska Restaurang
Restaurant, Vegetarian, Vegan, $$$
‘Smörgåsbord’ literally means ‘buffet’ in Swedish, and is a world renowned Swedish feast. But have you imagined a Smörgåsbord in a vegan style? Herman’s Vegetarisk Restaurang has done just that, featuring organic vegetables and spices. With a spectacular view of the Stockholm-based amusement park Gröna Lund, this restaurant gives you a dining experience that incorporates international cooking styles and ingredients to bring you the greatest variety of food. If you are looking for a big but healthy feast, Herman’s is the place to visit. Opening hours: 11am-9pm daily (-10pm during summer months)
Ranked as one of the top vegetarian restaurants in Stockholm, Lovö Magasin certainly meets your expectations of quality vegetarian food. Using local produce from the garden or from carefully selected suppliers, staff at this establishment strive to bring you the perfect garden cuisine – Swedish-style. If you want to get close to nature, they offer outside seating areas when the weather is warm and sunny.
Founded in 1987, the Södermalm-based Chutney is among one of the oldest restaurants in Sweden. Welcoming their guests with decor featuring influences from India and Persia, the exotic ambiance is well complemented with jazz and music from the Middle East. Chutney serves vegetarian meals inspired by Middle East cuisine. Like many Swedish restaurants, Chutney offers outdoor seating during warmer days. Opening hours: Mon-Fri 11am-10pm; Sat 12pm-10pm; Sun 12pm-9pm
Located in Gamla Stan, the Old Town district in Stockholm, Hermitage offers a vegetarian buffet for their guests to enjoy a green and healthy feast. Lentil soup is the must try item in Hermitage as the creamy texture and taste will change your perception of healthy food. Your meal will be complemented by the amazing view of the Old Town district in Stockholm, where you will be surrounded by architecture from previous centuries.
Restaurant, Swedish, Fast Food, Street Food, Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-free
Situated beside Östermalmstorg, Lemuria Halsa and Skonhet is set to offer an organic and nutritious lunch for you. This petite restaurant brings you delectable lunch options served with salad and bread. There is also a vegan salad bar everyday, which offers a wide selection of filling vegetables. A must-try item is the fresh wheat grass juice. Opening hours: Mon-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat-Sun 11.30am-4pm