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New restaurants in Umeå

A culinary boom has been going on in our destination for some time now. Every year new restaurants are added and deliver new trends and taste adventures to both Umeå residents and incoming visitors.



Restaurant Bodegan. Photo: STP Media

New restaurants and bars

Guilty Pleasure restaurang Umeå

Guilty Pleasure Café

Here we talk good food without rules. Good drinks and snacks whenever you feel like it in a vibrant environment.

Tonka Strangatan restaurang Umeå

Tonka Strandgatan

Modern, cozy and relaxed restaurant where much of the ingredients come from northern forests and farms. The selection on the menu varies regularly according to season and feeling.

Facit Bar


With Swedish distilleries, local ingredients and old preservation methods, Umeå's new bar initiative Facit Bar aims to become one of the world's best bars. Opens in November 2021.

Rökstugan BBQ restaurang Umeå

Rökstugan BBQ

Barbecue lovers look here! At rökstugan you are offered wood-fired love where Texas is infused with "Norrland". Opens in September 2021. 

More newly opened restaurants & bars

  • Garden BarSalad bar with a large selection of fresh and nutritious salads with meat, fish, chicken or vegan options that are pick together when ordered.

  • Lilla Torget at Avion Shopping - Here you will find bowls with fresh ingredients, freshly squeezed juices and other goodies prepared with care and love.

  • Brödernas i Avion Shopping - Brödernas is a fast growing restaurant chain that serves burgers and pizza of the best quality. (Opens soon)

  • Smak bar och bistro - At Smak bar och bistro the vision is to create a place where it feels like stepping into a home, somewhere to stop by and at the same time share the passion the restaurant has for good flavors.

  • Lion Bar - For Lion Bar, it's about the whole experience. Everything from the simple but good food to the beverage - always at the best possible price.

  • Hälsobaren - Offers you as a guest a healthier alternative in everyday life, with fresh salads and smoothies. Quick, easy and good with tasty and useful ingredients.