Top 5 bars in Stockholm

Tourists in the Ice Bar Kevin Krejci/Flickr

Tourists in the Ice Bar ©Kevin Krejci/Flickr

If you visit the Swedish capital city and you would like to enjoy a stylish night out in Stockholm, you must read my following guide. I guarantee won’t any trouble with finding some excellent nightlife venues in Stockholm. This majestic city boasts in a great variety of super bars, pubs and clubs. In order to find out more about some of the top 5 bars in Stockholm, read this guide. Below I will present you some useful info relating to the following bars: the Ice Bar, Chokladkoppen, Vampire Lounge, the Soap Bar and the La Isla. Choose any of these fantastic bars and have an incomparable experience while you enjoy great drinks and good music.

The Ice Bar

As one of the most unique bars of Stockholm, the amazing Ice Bar is an extremely popular place in the city. The ice is harvested from the River Torne and the temperature is -5ºC all year round in the Absolut Icebar. It is important to mention that you have to make a reservation. During your 40-minute visit you will be kept warm with delicious drinks served in ice glasses, sitting at tables also made of ice. Don’t worry about your hands: you’ll also be given a pair of gloves.

Tourists in the Ice Bar Kevin Krejci/Flickr

Tourists in the Ice Bar ©Kevin Krejci/Flickr


If you would like to avoid the crowded pubs and clubs, I suggest you to choose the cosy little café on Gamla Stan – Chokladkoppen. This bar is a great gay-friendly place which offers a super atmosphere. This great bar of Stockholm is famous for its delicious hot chocolate drinks and great. Chokladkoppen is open daily from 9:00 until 23:00. (October 2013)

Chokladkoppen J G Dedecca/Flickr

Chokladkoppen ©J G Dedecca/Flickr

Vampire Lounge

Looking for an extreme bar? If you are, check out the fantastic Vampire Lounge which offers a large selection of cocktails, including some funny ones like Vampire’s Blood, Vlad the Impaler, Count or Crossfire. Non-alcoholic drinks are also available here. The fantastic Vampire Lounge also offers plenty of entertainment like amazing live DJs. The bar is open Monday to Friday from 17:00 to 1:00 and on weekends from 19:00 to 1:00. (October 2013)

The Soap Bar

Opened in 1997, the great Soap Bar is a famous spot among young and trendy crowd. They come here to drink great drinks and listen to a wide variety of good music. It is important to mention that you’ll have to be prepared for queue on busy nights. The bar is open Monday to Friday from 16:00 to 3:00, on Saturdays from 12:00 to 3:00 and on Sundays from 22:00 to 3:00. (October 2013)

Bar in Stockholm salisasaki/Flickr

Bar in Stockholm ©salisasaki/Flickr

La Isla

Do you love Latin music? In case you do, you have to visit the La Isla bar. It is considered to be the best Latin club in Stockholm. Salsa dance classes are also available here. The venue is open on Wednesday from 19:00 to 1:00, on Friday from 19:00 to 3:00 and on Saturday from 20:00 to 3:00. (October 2013)



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