Restaurants in Uppsala

Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Uppsala

If you’re looking for restaurants with tasty vegetarian or vegan options on the menu, there are plenty of places to try in Uppsala – from fine dining to street food focusing on plant-based food, some even with climate-friendly cooking methods.

Holy Greens

At Holy Greens, creative salads and bowls are made to order. Through close collaboration with farmers around the country, the restaurant can offer locally grown produce in season. Holy Greens is located on the pedestrian street, making it a perfect lunch stop during your shopping trip or between visits to Uppsala’s various attractions.

Smedsgränd 5, Uppsala


Sverre is a polished neighborhood restaurant on Vaksala Square, with an ambitious approach to sustainability. Only natural, seasonal ingredients and pure products and cooking methods with minimal carbon emissions are used. And it’s insanely delicious, too. Sverre offers a small but flavor packed menu, with options that appeal to both vegetarians and vegans.

Väderkvarnsgatan 24 C, Uppsala


With roots in Ethiopia and Eritrea, Messob offers a taste journey to the North African cuisine. The restaurant serves genuine food, largely based on vegetables and legumes – making it an excellent choice for vegetarians and vegans. The food is eaten with so-called injera, a sour, pancake-like bread.

Sturegatan 4A, Uppsala


Iberico serves flavorful, authentic tapas. As a vegetarian or vegan, you are hardly left out of the tapas experience; on the contrary, the veggie options are clearly marked on the menu. The entire party can enjoy the best flavors of the Mediterranean, in a festive atmosphere.

Fyristorg 8, Uppsala


If you’re craving pizza, Farina City on Vaksala Square is a must-visit. Forget about boring vegan pizza with tasteless cheese and a few bland olives – here, the heavenly dough and fresh ingredients will take your taste buds on a journey straight to Naples from the first bite. The pizza menu includes several vegetarian and vegan options.

Vaksalagatan 24, Uppsala


Meze is Turkish food at its best, and at Hodja, you can experience the delicious flavors in a characteristically decorated and cozy environment. You’ll have many vegetable-based dishes to choose from and the tapas-style setup allows you to try several different dishes in one meal.

Sysslomansgatan 13, Uppsala


Tapicante started as a food truck but now has several restaurants in Uppsala. One of them is on Drottninggatan, a classic “hole-in-the-wall” place with authentic flavors. The range of tacos with vegetarian fillings is wide, flavorful, and really good.

Drottninggatan 8, Uppsala
Kvarnengallerian, Uppsala

Jorden är blå som en apelsin

With its philosophy of “Breakfast all day,” the café Jorden är blå som en apelsin (translating into The Earth is Blue Like an Orange) offers fresh mixed plates, inspired by different parts of the world. Most dishes are vegetarian, and almost all of them can be made vegan and gluten-free, so here you will find both healthy and versatile food options.

Kungsängsesplanaden 2a, Uppsala