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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Church
“The Uppsala cathedral, which you can view from your balcony, is located here.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Great selection of bread, pastries & cakes! Best cafe in Uppsala with a home made selection which is hard to choose from. Nice atmosphere, beautifully decorated in a historic building. Outdoors area for the sunny days. Perfect place to sit & talk, grab a glass of wine, or just watch the locals.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Park
“House of 18th-century botanist Carl Linnaeus. Garden and museum with cafe and shop open during summer months. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Government Building
“Uppsala's castle, gorgeous, uphill where you have an amazing view of all town. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Det är nära, ca 20 minuter med bil och här finns allt du behöver samlat på ett ställe.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“Take a walk in this big garden. Maybe take a look at the only rain forest in Uppsala?”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“The biggest park in Uppsala with many sculptures and areas for a picknick alongside the river.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cheese Shop
“Uppsala's very old cathedral where some iconic individuals in Swedish history are buried. You literally step on their burial spot. Amazing archtecture”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place to eat
“This is a restaurant, bar and coffeplace all in one. They are divided in Three different areas with different decoration. Lovely food and nice staff. Great terrace for taking a drink or coffe! Can be very busy sometimes but I love it still! Nr 12 at Tripdvisor.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Sublocality
“entre of Vendel (pre-Viking c.500-800AD) power. Large burial mounds. Fine medieval church stands on site of former pagan temple. Good museum/visitor centre. Nice walk from/to Uppsala centre.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Place to eat
“The Uppsala castle is located here. Good point of reference when taking a walk along the river on a sunny afternoon.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
“Check the original Anatomical theater - tours in Swedish and English, check times on homepage”
  • 8 locals recommend
Sublocality
“Precis som i andra städer så byggs stora köpcentrum utanför städerna men fortfarande finns en hel del affärer inne i Uppsala. Uppsalas "epicentrum" är nog Stora torget med gågata och affärer. Det finns ett antal gallerier i närheten t.ex. S:t persgallerian Forumgallerian Svavagallerian ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“For those who like seafood this restaurant is a must! Scandinavian, european seafood restarurant. Lovely food. Knowledgeable staff and great service. I love that you can buy quality food and ingredients at their disk. Personally I'm not a fan of seafood but when I eat seafood that's the place where I do it! Nr 1 restaurant at Tripadvisor.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Place to eat
“World class concert hall with mixture of classical and rock/pop/jazz music. Great views of the city from the upper floor.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Store
“Simply amazing! You will find it difficult to decide what to have for a fika! Sooo many delicious things! Paradise on Earth!”
  • 8 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Seafood Restaurant
“For those who like seafood this restaurant is a must! Scandinavian, european seafood restarurant. Lovely food. Knowledgeable staff and great service. I love that you can buy quality food and ingredients at their disk. Personally I'm not a fan of seafood but when I eat seafood that's the place where I do it! Nr 1 restaurant at Tripadvisor.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Nice concerts, on Saturdays in the afternoon in the pub room. The place also have a nice high quality jazz bar, small and cozy. The place serves a genuin strong gulash”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Tzatziki serves decent mezze by the river. If it's cool but you want to sit by the river, they have fleece blankets on hand. Indoors, it looks like a converted basement cellar. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Nightclub
“The biggest night club in town, still going strong after 175 years in the same building.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Scandinavian Restaurant
“By the train station, this is a classic in Uppsala. Some sophistication for a special ocasion. About 8min walking. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Asian food with a fresh and modern twist. A bit pricy but good, and great view from bar and terass. ”
  • 6 locals recommend

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