Clarion Hotel Gillet
Uppsala, 753 20
Phone: (46) 18 68 18 00
Fax: (46) 18 68 18 18
This cute little bistro and cafe has a secret. After hours, the chairs and tables are cleared away and the space transformed into a fun and lively dance club. The music is mostly played by DJs but occasional live bands play here as well.
If you are craving a dash of music, spiced by a few drinks and hearty meals, head straight to Kalas. This club hosts some of the finest events the city's nightlife has ever witnessed. A host of live gigs, DJ nights, music dos, live performances, theme nights, music events and concerts are guaranteed to light up your night, while the soothing ambience calms frayed urban nerves. Their menu combines an eclectic blend of local dishes with an international twist. Try one of their daily lunches and you will be hooked for life. Plush interiors, an enormous dance floor and a dapper crowd makes this venue one of the hot favorites on the music scene. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
Etage Kök & Bar is a hip and trendy place to be on a dull night. A host of fun activities and festivities are lined up for your pleasure. Attend DJ nights, live music, live gigs, live performances and karaoke nights as you have a gala time out with friends. Sip on your favorite drinks or simply hang out at the bar as you take in the flurry of activity and munch on a bevy of local dishes. Theme nights, regular sporting events on the LCDs and good music make this place a must visit while in the city. Age limit varies according to the days of the week. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
This high-energy pub looks as though it might have been imported directly from Cork or Kerry. It's warm wooden interior and equally inviting (and English-speaking) staff offers the coldest Irish beers, steaming portions of corned beef, cabbage, soda bread and other Irish pub staples, and it regularly hosts live music or DJ nights.
Located on a scenic waterfront, Hyllan provides an amazing dining experience to its guests. It serves traditional Swedish cuisine and delectable seafood and has a lavish setup with extravagant interiors. Besides this, the restaurant also comprises of a concert hall which is used as a venue for various cultural events and festivals. The lounge overlooks the river and has a well decked bar with tasty beverages and cocktails. A place recommended for a lavish dining experience. Check website for more information.
Lingon has been serving fine food and wine by the Fyris River since it opened in 2001. Lingon offers both lunch and dinner menus of traditional Swedish and international dishes, as well as a great selection of European and new world wines, as well as Champagnes and Bruts. Lingon's open kitchen enables diners to take a peak into the action or even have a pre-taste of the chef's work!
This restaurant is known for two things: its delicious eats, which always come down on the cheap side despite their high quality, and its nightly transformation into one of the hippest nightspots in Uppsala. A showcase for many of the hottest local bands, its stage has been host to many rising stars in Sweden's music scene. Reservations are not required, but once the dance floor fills up, there is a cover for the club.
This lively little tapas bar serves some of the tastiest Iberian fare in Sweden, and is always careful to lay in the kind of fresh ingredients and flavors that transport guests to Mediterranean shores. At night, its transforms into a crowded little dance club, the sort of place that would be suitable for dancing the night away in Madrid or Barcelona.
This is Uppsala's favorite Chinese eatery, and all of its standards- lemon chicken, beef and snow peas, won ton soup- are all savory and delicious. Though the price and atmosphere are more suited to sit-down dinners, meals are also available to go and in a limited delivery radius.
At William's you can not only enjoy the British pub atmosphere, but also taste delicious Indian food. A comprehensive selection of beers and whiskeys + a very affordable lunch buffet featuring curry, fresh naan, papadums and rich chai. Every now and then William's Pub organizes concerts by local and international bands. The genres are usually rock, punk, folk and hard rock. Please visit their website for more details.
This is one of the most venerable Mediterranean eateries in Uppsala. Its offerings are suitable for sit-down dinners and take-out alike.
This restaurant, named for famous ancient conqueror Alexander the Great, is located right on the river and is a popular middle-price-range place for hearty kebabs, stuffed grape leaves, retsina and other Mediterranean favorites. There is outdoor seating in the warmer months and daily specials can be worth a look for particularly tasty and reasonably-priced options.