The best restaurants in Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Updated 17 Jun 2022
Hägersten-Liljeholmen, just south of Hornstull, has become a serious food mecca in recent years. There are masses of must-visit restaurants to discover, particularly around Liljeholmskajen, Midsommarkransen and Telefonplan. The neighbourhood boasts a wide range of new culinary concepts, as well as older gems well worth a detour. From popular neighbourhood restaurants to hyped-up "in" spots and charming hidden treasures, these are the best restaurants in Hägersten-Liljeholmen.
Great restaurants in other parts of town:
BoulebarLiljeholmsvägen 14, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Mediterranean vibes in Liljeholmen
Boulebar's Mediterranean-inspired indoor park, in former industrial premises in Liljeholmen, is filled with boules lanes, southern French food and drinks. Channel your inner Francophile and tuck into everything from mussels to bubbles, as well as playing a game of boules if you fancy it.
Historic fish specialists
This family-owned restaurant and fishmongers has been in Fruängen since the Seventies, supplying the area with marine delicacies. This charming local treasure is now a food hall-style deli bistro serving lunch, dinner and fine foods all under the same roof.
ScandwichVattenledningsvägen 44, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Midsommarkransen's much-lauded sandwich joint, Scandwich, draws in foodies from near and far. Hang out over award-winning gourmet sandwiches, natural wines and beer. The menu consists of seasonal creations in vegan, vegetarian and carnivorous categories.
LandetLM Ericssons Väg 27, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Next to art school
Mingle with locals and foodies from further afield at Landet, opposite Konstfack art school. This celebrated neighbourhood restaurant boasts ambitious cooking, a lively bar scene and live music performances on the top floor, a winning formula that has received plaudits from newspapers including The Guardian.
RainTellusborgsvägen 84, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Rain, which used to be called Amazing India, underwent a facelift during the pandemic, with new interiors that create a warm, cosy atmosphere. Lunch and dinner guests head to Rain for tasty dishes from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. The menu includes hundred-year-old flavours in the form of everything from stews to desserts.
Nybohovs RestaurangNybohovsbacken 50, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Homecooking with panoramic views
Restaurang Nybohov serves Swedish homecooking lunch dishes, accompanied by fantastic views over Stockholm. Their aim is to preserve and develop classic Swedish culinary tradition, and all their food is cooked from scratch. Dishes are also given a modern twist, with inspiration from all over the world. While you're there, pick up a loaf of their freshly-baked sourdough bread to take home with you.
Brisket & FriendsUpplagsvägen 18, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Brisket & Friends is a popular smokehouse famous for its Texas-influenced BBQ dishes. This Årsta restaurant is the first in their chain. It's only open for lunch and you can fill your tum with various kinds of smoked meat and typical sides and sauces. There are also vegetarian and vegan alternatives.
Chicha 08Ingenjörsvägen 8, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Chica 08, in Årstadal near Liljeholmen, is run by four experienced chefs with their roots in Peru. They create their own interpretation of Peruvian cuisine using locally-produced ingredients. The menu includes the Peruvian national dish, ceviche - fish marinated in lime juice.
Indian GardenSjövikstorget 10, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
If you're in the mood for top-notch Indian food, just head to Liljeholmskajen, where the award-wnning restaurant chain Indian Garden has a branch. The restaurant offers a slightly more luxurious taste experience with everything from Indian small dishes to traditional curries and even cocktails.
BrödernasSjövikskajen 24, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Neighbourhood restaurant on the harbourfront
This popular neighbourhood favourite on Liljeholmskajen serves both hamburgers and pizza. If you still have room you can also choose from their sumptuous desserts and milkshakes. Their outdoor area next to the water boasts a sunny position and infrared heaters for cooler days.
Island HoppersInstrumentvägen 23, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Two passionate chefs, Kennis Commissiong and David Amann, share their passion for Caribbean food in Örnsberg, a stone's throw from Aspudden, at their restaurant Island Hoppers. The menu includes colourful, tasty food with dishes such as hamburgers, marinated meat and salads. They also serve cocktails which you can enjoy al fresco in their outdoor dining area, to a background of atmospheric music.
Brasserie DeckSjövikskajen 50-52, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Wander down to the quayside in Liljeholmen and take a seat at Brasserie Deck. They serve up typical bistro food with French and Swedish influences. Ideal if someone in your group fancies boeuf bourguignon while you're in the mood for Arctic char. During the summer months you can enjoy the views over the waters of Årstaviken from the outdoor dining area.
Chong QingLiljeholmsvägen 8, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Flavours from Sichuan
Chong Qing, which opened in 2011 and is tucked away close to Liljeholmsbron bridge, has become a popular favourite thanks to their authentic Chinese cooking. Well worth seeking out to enjoy dishes inspired by the gastronomic province of Sichuan, including their signature dish, hot pot.
Bankomat SeasideSjövikskajen 6, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Eat Swedish homecooking-influenced dishes with views over Årstaviken at Bankomat Seaside on Sjövikskajen. This modern neighbourhood restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and all ages are welcome. There's also a sunny alfresco dining area right on the waterfront.
KrubbTelefonvägen 22 A, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Satisfy your streetfood cravings
This burger joint originally opened up in Kungsholmen and their sister restaurant on Telefonplan opened in 2018. Satisfy your streetfood cravings with a wide range of different burgers. As well as a cosy, welcoming dining room, there's an alfresco dining area open during the summer months.
Zugoi SushiSvandammsvägen 5, Hägersten-Liljeholmen
Sushi in Kransen
If you're in the mood for sushi, you'll find ambitious dishes at Zugoi Sushi in Midsommarkransen. Ringing and ordering in advance is recommended, as waiting times to get your sushi can be around half an hour. You can stay and eat in, but many guests grab their sushi to go.