From the White Guide Nordic 2018:
- Address: Rådhusesplanaden 17, 903 28 Umeå
- Phone: +46 90 13 56 60
- Web: koksbaren.com
- Seats: 110
- Opening Hours: Mon 11 AM-10 PM, Tue-Thu 11 AM-11 PM, Fri 11 AM-12 midnight, Sat 12 noon-12 midnight
- Directions: See Google Map underneath
Genuine, generous and local
Köksbaren once again occupies a position on the forefront of Umeå’s restaurant scene. Year after year they continue tirelessly to perform at the highest level. Their success is a result of genuine and generous hospitality, timing from arrival to finish, and of course, excellent food. The kitchen aims for constant innovation and an appreciative clientele eagerly encourages the chefs. They take every opportunity to serve locally produced greens and exclusive fish – even if the deliveries are so small that they only last the weekend. If a complete three-course meal feels like a lot, why not share a plate of Spanish ham cured 18 months that melts in your mouth? Tonight’s “variation on pig” consists of a perfectly combined trio of slow-baked neck, sirloin and sausage. A potato and goat's cheese tartlet is served with an IPA from nearby Beer Studio. Caboom! Thanks to the creamed roasted corn with brown butter, sweet music emerges from the vegetarian dish of grilled pointed cabbage. A sweet Brännland’s ice cider fits perfectly as a conclusion, that is, if you opt to bypass the lemon and liquorice crème brûlée. The staff make sure that you get exactly what you want and without delay...
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