Lobby bar at Clarion Hotel Winn, Gävle.

Food & drink for all tastes in Gävle

Welcome to a food destination full of exciting culinary experiences. Gävle is teeming with bars and restaurants with influences from all over the world. If you are especially passionate about seafood delicacies – then you've come to the right place.

Multicultural food destination

Gävle as a food destination is known for offering something for every palate, whether you're a gourmet on a culinary tour or looking for a restaurant suitable for the whole family. Most eateries and bars can be found in the city centre, or just a short stroll away. Asian, traditional Swedish, or Mexican? The choice is yours. Make sure to wander around the city and let your eyes guide you to one of the many exciting options available.

A true coastal city

The city is the ultimate destination for ocean-lovers. Nestled beside the sea, you'll find many of its top-notch bars and restaurants along the stunning coast. Enjoy great food and drinks looking out at the sea, with clear views of the Gävles archipelago. If seeing the scenery makes you all too curious, you can hop on a boat to take you over to Limön for more exciting activities and experiences.

A place for fish lovers

Gävle's coastal location makes it a treasure trove when it comes to fish. Whether you fancy catching dinner yourself, or enjoy being served a great fish dish in a restaurant, Gävle will not disappoint. The menus offer a variety of fish dishes, with herring no exception – best served with mashed potatoes, lingonberries and melted butter. If you're lucky, the market on Stortorget will be open during your visit. Here you can get your hand on fresh produce, straight from the grower or fisherman.


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