Steakhouses and American Restaurants

In Uppsala, there are several restaurants serving top-notch burgers, juicy ribs, steaks and American side-dishes and dipping sauces. Choose between street food vibes, casual sports bars or something more upscale.

Dragarbrunnsgatan 23 - City

The Social Bar & Bistro

Whether you’re craving a delicious pasta dish, a juicy hamburger, or a fresh salad, The Social Bar & Bistro will not disappoint you. Here, classic American-influenced bistro dishes with a modern twist are served. The drinks menu features a wide selection of wines from around the world, beers, and of course, several non-alcoholic options. The restaurant has a warm and inviting atmosphere and is located on the ground floor of the Clarion Hotel Gillet.

Övre Slottsgatan 12, Uppsala


Tjuren is a modern steakhouse with high ambitions. Here, they are passionate about grilled dishes made from carefully selected ingredients. You can also complement your meat dish with a nice glass of red wine, as the wine list is regularly updated. The restaurant is located just a stone’s throw from the cathedral, in the cozy historic quarters of Uppsala.

Svartbäcksgatan 29, Uppsala

Kappa Bar

Kappa Bar is the place to be if you crave modern american street food prepared with lots of love. On the menu, you’ll find smash burgers, pizzas, and club sandwiches. It’s easy to spend a whole evening here, as Kappa Bar offers not only delicious food but also fun activities such as gaming, e-sports, and quizzes with various pop culture themes.

Dragarbrunnsgatan 19, Uppsala

Texas Longhorn

Texas Longhorn is a family-owned restaurant chain that opened its first steakhouse in Sweden back in 1994. This is the place to go if you want to enjoy delicious steaks and BBQ, prepared according to the founders’ family recipes. Expect classic Texas barbecue, spicy slow-cooked ribs, and tasty sides and sauces.

Several places - City


Sometimes you just want a really good hamburger, and we have many gourmet burgers in Uppsala. Here are some of our favourites:

  • Tugg– Gourmet burgers with meat grounded on-site in the restaurant.
  • Bastard burger  – Delicious burgers that are also popular among vegans, as the entire menu can be made vegan too.
  • Dylans Grill – Classic no-fuss street food burgers.
  • Brödernas – Sometimes referred to as the “Sweden’s Five Guys.”
  • Knifetown Burgers – Food truck that has now moved into the kitchen at central joint Dog Bar. Named one of Sweden’s absolute best burgers by the website BurgerDudes.

Dragarbrunnsgatan 36 - City


Conveniently located in central Uppsala is O’Learys sports bar. Here you can watch sports from all over the world, enjoy a casual environment and a all-around American-influenced menu.

Bars in Uppsala