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Welcome to Sommarverandan!

The best waterfront location in Gothenburg. Tuesdays – Saturdays, from 14 June to 13 August.

Sit with panoramic views of the Göta Älv river while enjoying refreshments, light meals or a three-course menu recommended by our chef. Musical entertainment every evening. Enjoy great entertainment, food and drink this summer!

Welcome to Sommarverandan (the Summer Veranda), the Göteborg Opera’s outdoor restaurant and café with the best waterside location in town.

Read the menu ↓

Opening hours

Sommarverandan is open 14 June – 13 August
Tuesdays – Saturdays from 3.00 to 9.00pm

No table reservations. (If you are a group of 10 people or more, please contact restaurang@opera.se)

Live entertainment
14 June – 6 August

Live entertainment between 6.00–7.30pm (Tues – Sat).

Tuesdays: Piano music
Wednesdays: Opera
Thursdays: Singer with guitar
Fridays: Musicals
Saturdays: DJ/Live Band
Schedule may be subject to change

Lunch

The Opera’s regular lunch service will be open until 4 July, and will re-open 15 August after the summer break.

Learn more

Guided tours

Tip! Combine you visit with a guided tour behind the scenes in the opera house, and you’ll get a 30% discount on the Sommarveranda menu.

Summer guided tours run 28 June – 13 August

Tuesdays – Saturdays:
2.00pm (tour in Swedish)
3.00pm (tour in English)

Ticket prices

Adults SEK 100
Children (6–20 years old) SEK 50

Buy guided tour tickets here

Sommarveranda menu

Chef’s recommended menu

Tuna tartare with kimchi mayonnaise, crispy lotus root, teriyaki-poached shiitakes and flying fish caviar
Fish and chips with pickled vegetables and chili mayonnaise
Whipped mascarpone cream, wild strawberry meringue, nut crisp and strawberries

SEK 435

Light meals

Grilled octopus, endive, chorizo, chorizo mayonnaise, Japanese aubergine SEK 129

Onion ring flavoured with cheddar cheese, served with chili mayonnaise and melon salsa
One dish SEK 59
Two dishes SEK 99

Soft buns SEK 72 each
(Served with kimchi, sriracha and pickled cucumber)
Slow-roasted side of pork with miso and coriander
King trumpet mushrooms with shiitakes, miso and coriander

Three tasters SEK 189
Onion ring and buns with side of pork or mushrooms

Mains

Caesar salad, Västerbotten cheese dressing, deep-fried capers, pickled onions and brioche croutons
- vegetarian SEK 159
- with chicken and bacon SEK 189
- with prawns and bacon SEK 198

Asian glass-noodle salad, roasted peanuts, chili mayonnaise
- with grilled flank steak SEK 229
- with deep fried halloumi SEK 229

The Opera’s burger, minced in-house, served on a brioche bun with spicy cheddar, capsicum and tomato chutney, lettuce, tomato and parmesan fries SEK 198

Fish and chips with pickled vegetables and chili mayonnaise SEK 198

Prawn sandwich on organic Danish rye bread with horseradish and lemon mayonnaise SEK 239

Tuna tartare with kimchi mayonnaise, crispy lotus root, teriyaki-poached shiitakes and flying fish caviar, with french fries and chili mayonnaise SEK 229

Moules frites with wild garlic, parmesan fries and aioli SEK 239

Sweets

Chocolate truffle of the day SEK 59

Scoop of home-made ice cream or sorbet SEK 59

‘Blueberry crumble’: Toasted blueberry ice cream, vanilla custard, rum-baked blueberries and crumble topping SEK 119

Whipped mascarpone cream, wild strawberry meringue, nut crisp and strawberries SEK 119

Children’s menu

Fried fish with lemon mayonnaise and french fries SEK 89

Hamburger and fries SEK 89