Food and entertainment

In Sälen, you'll find around 50 first-class restaurants with specialities ranging from game to Italian. In Sälen there are also a number of cosy cafés.

Several restaurants in Sälen are listed in the White Guide.

Curious to know which they are? Find the list here. 


At Pontus! in Sälen, guests will be greeted by a warm international lodge atmosphere, where the serene Swedish mountains meet the expressive North America – Sälen goes to Colorado. The menu will offer a wide range of dishes, where the grill and sashimi set the tone, as well as an extensive selection of wine and champagne, selected by the Pontus Group's head sommelier, Mario E Moroni.

The restaurant also boasts a generous and inviting bar for a sophisticated après ski, with serving directly from the champagne cart.


Lodgebaren is a classic lodge-style restaurant with stunning mountain views directly adjacent to the SkiStar Lodge Experium. With a lively outdoor terrace several months a year and in close proximity to the ski slopes in winter, Lodgebaren is a natural spot for the whole family to get together all year round. Hotel breakfast, well-prepared lunch and A la Carte are served here in the fine restaurant section.

Pinchos Sälen

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Mondo, which means ‘the world’ in Italian, will be an exciting "family-style concept" with dishes from different parts of the world – a sharing concept for all occasions for the whole family or group of friends. Mondo invites you to hang out in the mountains, exciting, unexpected and unexpected – but above all tasty.

Mondo’s bar offers guests a more traditional, fast-paced après-ski with DJs, and a selection of beers, shots and quality wines and drinks served by the glass.

Gustav Grill & Bar

We are open in slightly different forms during winter, summer and autumn. Serving lunch, après-ski/bike, à la carte, pub & tavern from our own brewery. Our kitchen focuses on honest, ambitious cooking from scratch!


The Gammelgården restaurant, known for its wild game meat, has become a popular classic far beyond Sälen. Here you can enjoy delicious poultry, fish and wild game from northern Sweden - a true dining experience. This year, Gammelgården was even nominated as the Wild Game Restaurant of the Year.

For lunch, enjoy a really classic dish at Gammelgården! The Waffle Hut, dating back to the 1600s, was moved to its current location in 1945 from Malungsfors to Högfjällshotellet as a destination for the hotel’s guests. They’ve used the same waffle recipe for 100 years. And of course it's a secret... But we’ll give you a hint: we use sparkling water in the batter.


At Olarsgården you can enjoy the best that the mountain and the forest have to offer. The menu is tailored to based on seasonal ingredients.

O'Leary's in Lindvallen

Sports and classic pub food in a cosy environment - an obvious meeting place for those who like sports and good food. It serves lunch and dinner, and a Take away menu is also available.


Sigillo is Experium's family-friendly pizza restaurant inspired by Italy. Enjoy tasty pizzas, salads and pasta dishes with a wide range of drinks to go with them. It goes without saying that take-away is also available.

Wayne's Coffee in Lindvallen

Wayne’s coffee offers quality coffee, pastries, sandwiches, smoothies and other delights. You’ll find great offers on everything from organic pastries to organic coffee. Grab a quick take-away coffee and enjoy the tranquility in our lovely café environment.

Snögubben Summit Restaurant

At the summit of Gustavbacken is the top restaurant Snögubben, a beautiful summit hut with a view over Sälenfjäll. To get there, you can use the Gustav Express chairlift, a sled lift or a snowmobile trail. We serve afternoon coffee, lunch and waffles every day of the week. You are welcome to fondue evening - Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday - three nights a week. We go up with the snowcat and groom Gustavbacken at the same time!

Lindvallens fäbod

Fäboden serves everything from waffles and reindeer sandwiches to charcoal buns prepared in a wood oven.

Majkens Sylta

A homely neighbourhood restaurant with a bistro feel upstairs in Experiumhuset. Lunch with Swedish traditional food and pizza. In the evenings, à la carte, luxury pizzas and a well-stocked wine list are on the menu.

Lammet & Grisen

Our chefs will hand-carve your fried fillet of lamb, pork tenderloin or fillet of beef for you, while you choose the accompaniments yourself from our heavily-laden buffet tables. The shop offers locally produced cured meats, cheeses and other delicacies.


Lindvallen's tapas and après-ski spot with a Spanish touch! Open Thursday-Sunday with live music on stage in the afternoon. A more quiet alternative to the rock'n'roll après ski inside Lindvallens Wärdshus in the neighbouring building. On the menu you will find tapas, waffles and delicious drinks.

Lindvallens Wärdshus

Perfect location on Gustavbacken for lunch - with daily and à la carte dishes on the menu. Après-ski with Sweden's best cover bands on stage. From the onset of spring you can enjoy the sun out at Verandan, with a view over Gustavbacken! Open Monday-Saturday.

Roadkill Grill

Roadkill Grill is a food truck that serves kebabs and giros to hungry nights owls outside XS Nightclub in Högfjället. Open from 10:00 Thursday-Sunday.

Caféet vid Gustavtorget

The café at the foot of Gustavbacken is perfect for lunch or refreshments. Waffles, soups, sandwiches and pastries are on the menu. After skiing, you can sit down in peace with a beer or other treats. Open during lift opening hours.

Ylvas våffelstuga

The waffle hut right on the slopes next to Gustav III. Waffles are served with a variety of toppings, and there's coffee and sweet treats, goulash and other light lunches.


Bakery, pizzeria and café with simple lunches - all in the middle of Lindvallen at the foot of the Gustavbacken slope. In the bakery you'll find bread rolls, sourdough bread, pastries, cakes, muesli and crispbread. Breakfast packages are available for those who want to up the luxury.


On Hemfjället, 850 metres above sea level and five kilometres away on the ski and snowmobile trail you will find Hemfjällsstugan. Guests in Sälen have made excursions to this location for decades for the tranquillity, the freshly made waffles and the freshly made coffee! Today Hemfjällsstugan is also a great and sought after events locale in the evenings.

Ubbes hämtpizza and Asian Bar & Kök

Asian kitchen that also serves pizza. Eat in the restaurant or take back to your cabin. The restaurant's TV screens show top sporting events.


Fondue restaurant during the evening where elk, reindeer and fillet of beef are dipped in the pot. Serves waffles, soups and hot sandwiches during the day.


Sälfjällstorget's neighbourhood tavern!

Restaurant Winter

WINTER offers a great atmosphere and well-prepared food with everything from burgers to beef Rydberg made of reindeer. The signature dish is Wiener schnitzel.

Winter Lounge bar

Our cosy lounge bar has an exceptional bar selection which includes Sälen's largest selection of gin and tonic. The lounge bar has a bar menu for those wanting food, music from lounge DJ's including funk, soul and lounge music and every now and again there's even live music. Here you can eat and drink while hanging out with your friends and family - you'll never want to leave!


Restaurant Viktors

At the restaurant, you can enjoy classic dishes that you know and love, but with a modern twist and new flavors. In our cosy dining room, you'll feel as if you’ve just stepped into a second home that we hope you’ll love. The style is inspired by English libraries with an international feel. Don't forget to book your table.

Viktor’s Bistro – Viktor’s Bistro has become a guest favourite. It is easy to walk in and relax in the lovely atmosphere. ​Take a seat in the conservatory that features a view over Sälfjällstorget and the ski slopes. At Viktor’s Bistro, we serve dishes that are perfect for both fast-paced and lazy days. No reservations. Also pizza to-go!

Piano Bar & Lounge - Piano, cocktails, bubbles and laughter - the perfect place for everyone.
On the second floor, with the fireplace in the foreground combined with the lit slopes and lights of Sälfjällstorget in the background, you can meet old and new friends. Welcome to the Piano Bar & Lounge, where you can walk in and relax!

Read more about our dinner shows on our website.

Sälenstugan Original

A warm welcome to Sälenstugan Original! Welcome to the warmth and relax in front of the fireplace in Sälen's probably cosiest log cabin. On a day with us you can expect coffee and cake, lunch, après-ski as well as our evening restaurant with delicious fjälltapas and of course our famous schnitzels. When the spring sun begins to warm up, we also open up our pleasant outdoor seating area! For more info see our website!


"The little Italian with great flavours". Italian food in an Italian style is slow food at its best. Menus consist of several small dishes in traditional Italian style. Homemade pasta dishes in our deli, cold cuts, cheeses and delicious side dishes. Satisfying skier lunches with fresh pasta as a starting point, as well as vegetarian and gluten-free options. For those who want to host a party in the cottage, there is also our popular concept with "cook in the cabin" and Italian dinner bags. Benvenuti e buon Appetito.

Wayne's Coffee in Tandådalen

This will become your favourite café for a quick coffee or maybe a lovely lunch. There is a large organic selection with something to everyone's taste. Enjoy on site or bring home. Feel free to download the Wayne's app.


Order and pay directly in the McDonald's app. 
Ski and order from the world's first and only McSki now with McCafé!
Download the McDonald's App for iOS or Android.


Well-prepared food inspired by the Mediterranean.

Harrys in Tandådalen

Well-prepared varied food, good drinks and live music several evenings a week.


In a unique spruce log house with views over Hundfjället's ski area you will find the restaurant Frö, where you can enjoy gourmet dishes prepared from scratch. The menu features expertly prepared and ambitious food in the form of tapas-style dishes to eat yourself or share with others so that you can try as many as possible. The ingredients used represent the local area and are taken directly from the mountain and refined by the restaurant itself.

Ahléns Bullar & Bröd

Ahléns Bullar & Bröd - a bakery/pastry shop opposite Hundfjället which also offers Napoli-inspired pizza. Enjoy a glass of wine and a pizza on site or bring home to the cabin - you choose!

Marys Burgers

The charming shack by the ski slopes with American style food, nice atmosphere and live music almost every day. This is where people hang out during the day and this is the obvious meeting place in the afternoon. Delicious burgers, poké bowls are served to hungry guests - big and small everyone is welcome here, even our four-legged friends!

The Poke Bowl

Tasty poke bowls, juices and “healthy” desserts. Fresh, fast and tasty are the The Poke Bowl’s bywords.

Topprestaurang Lyktan

Restaurant with the very best views in Hundfjället, 798 metres above sea level! À-la-carte menu, light meals and coffee & sweet treats are served during the day, while in the evening experience soirées with fondue or steak on a plank are offered.

Våffelstugan in Hundfjället

At the end of Trollskogen enchanted forest you will find Våffelstugan. The cosy log cabin serves waffles, hot chocolate, coffee and pastries in front of the open fire.

Fompes träkolsgrill

Fompe's charcoal grill, outdoor seating with locally produced burgers, sausages and other goodies, open both summer and winter.

Joängets Fjällgård

Cosy waffle hut dating from the 1500's a stone's throw from Hundfjället. Serves waffles with a range of toppings, goulash, potato pancakes and great coffee & sweet treats.

Africa Room

The Africa Room is our private room for anyone needing a secluded spot for their group. You’ll get front row seats to an incredible view over Vinterträdgården, our entertainment venue, and have access to every one of our restaurants.


An exclusive restaurant which only serves luxurious seafood platters and champagne. In the Hyllan restaurant you're overlooking the entertainment complex Vinterträdgården at Högfjällshotellet.

Jack’s BBQ Shack

Sälen's best BBQ, our slopeside restaurant that’s perfect for getting together for a hearty meal in a warm, inviting and rustic environment. Everywhere on the slope, you can smell the delicious aroma of barbecue cooking. After several runs, why not enjoy world-class BBQ, classic ski food, delightful homemade baked goods and warm coffee drinks.

Leffes Burgers and Pizza

THE YUMMIEST AND ABSOLUTE BIGGEST PIZZAS ON THE MOUNTAIN, Leffes is the place for anyone craving a really juicy burger or a freshly baked pizza after a day on the mountain

Onkel Jean Gone Fishing

For the 2021/22 season, Onkel Jean will reopen as "Onkel Jean gone fishing". The same top-tier service, environment and food but with greater attention to fish and seafood. Onkel Jean gone fishing’s head chef is Fredrik Hedlund, Olympic medalist, together with the Swedish national team of chefs.

TB Grill Room

A REAL AMERICAN STEAKHOUSE. Our restaurant welcomes you for breakfast, lunch and dinner with high-quality food and service. TB Grill Room, our excellent grill restaurant inspired by the world's premier steakhouse

Korv & Carve Scan Ullaplan

We now offer Korv & Carve - a simple and easy way to eat outdoors on the ski slope. And the starting point is sausage - one of the world's smartest dishes that can be varied endlessly. Enjoy your meal!

Korv & Carve Scan Tandådalstorget

We now offer Korv & Carve - a simple and easy way to eat outdoors on the ski slope. And the starting point is sausage - one of the world's smartest dishes that can be varied endlessly. Enjoy your meal!

Holidayshop Gustavbacken, Lindvallen

Right at the foot of Lindvallen, in the middle of Gustavtorget, you will find the Gustavbacken Holiday Shop. Here they serve simple ready-made meals, hot dogs, baked goods and drinks. Packed meals can be warmed and eaten in the heating shelters.

Holidayshop Trollstugan, Hundfjället

Right at the foot of Hundfjället at Hundfjällstorget, you will find the Trollstugan Holiday Shop. Here they serve simple ready-made meals, hot dogs, baked goods and drinks. Packed meals can be warmed and eaten in the heating shelters.