Hg2 : The Hedonist

Sturekatten

Well known in Stockholm for its traditional cakes and atmosphere, Sturekatten is in some ways reminiscent of the equally old-fashioned Vetekatten. Once you’ve climbed the winding, rickety staircase you enter a maze of rooms all split up to create different coffee salons.
rn
rnAlthough slightly kitsch, it feels pretty authentic and any gaudiness is lost in the superiority of the cakes. From the traditional prinsesstarta (a cream and marzipan confection) to other, nameless creations, it would be criminal not to try something – but once you have, it’s almost impossible not to take home most of what is left on the counter.
rn
rnPopular with locals, the place nevertheless fills up with tourists wanting a piece of ‘real’ Stockholm. This is one of the few cafés here to feature heavily in guidebooks.

Address
Riddargatan 4, …stermalm.,
Ostermalm
Telephone
+46 (0) 8 611 16 12
Price
Explore this venue in our app

Sign up for our newsletter

We'd love to keep you up-to-date with what's really going on around the world, from the hottest new restaurants and mind-blowingly beautiful hotels, to thumping underground clubs and world-class art galleries. Sign up to learn more - we promise you it'll be worth it...

X

Follow Us