Shopping in Gothenburg

Shop around Gothenburg

What kind of shops is available in Gothenburg?

In Gothenburg, there are various department stores with many stores. Shop for local designs and well-known brands in a small shop or in a large shopping center.
In Gothenburg, you can easily walk between the large department stores to the trendy shops on Magasinsgatan. In the city center are Arkaden (3 floors with shops), Nordstan (business center four floors) and Victoria Passage. Visit the parade street Avenyn where several different shops line the restaurants. On your way to Avenyn you pass NK's parade shop in Gothenburg. Or what about the shops on Kungsgatan..

You can shop vintage and second hand, clothes, make-up, children's clothes, furnishings, tea, spices, jewelery, shoes - yes everything you can think of in Gothenburg. Do you want to visit Gothenburg's oldest district, take you to Haga with its cozy unique shops. Here is a wide range of antiques with other unique shops. Not far from Haga you go to Linnegatan's many different shops.

Here we have collected some of the shops / stores offered in Gothenburg.

Shopping Center - Galleria

Below are some business centers and malls in central Gothenburg.

Nordstan Shopping Center in Gothenburg


Nordstan is the shopping center located in the central parts of Gothenburg. Walking distance from Central Station. Here you will find a very varied selection with about 200 shops of various kinds (including restaurants). You can buy clothes, furnishings, shoes, watches, jewelry, toys, etc.

Address: Götgatan 10. Located in central Gothenburg between Brunnsparken, Lilla Bommen, Gustav Adolfs Torg and Resecentrum / Centralstation.

Arkaden in Gothenburg

Arcade Galleria

In the arcade between Södra and Östra Hamngatan you can shop in about 20 stores. How about brands such as Zara, Raglady, Mango and Benetton. Of course you can also stop for a cup of coffee.

Address: the corner of Östra Hamngatan-Södra Hamngatan by Brunnsparken. Photo: Vasakronan

Fredstan with stores in Gothenburg


Get around Fredsgatan, Brunnsparken and Trädgårdsföreningen called Fredstan. In the area there is several shops, as for example Junkyard, Benetton, Bolia, Mango, Sephora, Nudie, Shock, Thomas Sabo etc.

Address: Fredsgatan, Brunnsparken, Trädgårdsföreningen

Avenyn in Gothenburg Shopping

Avenyn- Shopping street

On Avenyn you can walk up and down and visit different shops. How about Johansson shoes, Jedviks, Kappahl, Kicks, Lindex and others. Feel free to stop and have a coffee or a snack at Miss Ohlsson's. On Avenyn are several different hotels and restaurants. At the top of the street you see Poseidon looking out over Avenyn.

Address: Kungsportsavenyn

NK Shopping in Gothenburg

NK - Nordiska Kompaniet

Where today's NK is housed, it has actually been a department store since 1864 when Ferdinand Lundquist opened his store. It was not until 1971 that NK opened its doors in Gothenburg. It had previously existed in Stockholm since 1915. Here you can shop on 4 floors and look into about 50 stores. If you are looking for well-known brands, this is the place for you. You will find Gant, Mulberry, Mexx, Ralph Lauren, RedGreen, Tiger, Levi´s, Boss m.m. You have clothes, jewelry, cosmetics, bags and furnishings and much much more.

Address: Östra Hamngatan 42


You will find several different shoe stores around Gothenburg. There are several different chains in Nordstan and a few stores on Avenyn. You will also find shoe stores such as Johansson, Scorett, Vagabond and others.

Johanssons shoes in Gothenburg

Johanssons Shoes

Here you can buy shoes from several different suppliers. How about Rieker, Steptronic, Viking, Adidas, Fila, Lombardia, Piemonto, Triveneto, Vagabond & Tamaris and more. The store has been at the same address since it opened in 1966.

Address: Fredsgatan 10

Vagabond shoes in Gothenburg


How about boots, sandals, ballerina shoes, ankle boots and sneakers at Vagabond.

Address: Kungsgatan 45

Jedviks shoe store in Gothenburg


In the shop on Avenyn you will find shoe brands such as Birkenstock, Bally, Clarks, Dahlin, Gabor, Hush Poppies, Mjus, Steve Madden, Tretorn and more.

Address: Kungsportsavenyn 5

Shoe friendly shoes in Gothenburg, Je Nimble

Joe Nimble - Well Fitting Shoes

Foot-straight, foot-friendly shoes are sold here. You can buy running shoes, hiking shoes and several other shoes. ggningsfat and you each get a plate. You will find the store in the area by Linne.

Address: Vegagatan 54

Vintage and Second hand

Below are some shops in town with a focus on vintage and second hand. In addition to Myrorna on Järntorget, Stadmissionen on Stigbergsliden and KFUM on Nordenskiöldsgatan, there are of course other shops where you can shop for second-hand clothes. Of course you will also find second hand in porcelain, furniture and other things in some shops in Gothenburg.

Beoynd Retro Vintage in Gothenburg

Beyond Retro

In Arkaden you will find the large vintage store, Beyond Retro. Here you can buy vintage sweaters, Levi's jeans and sportswear from the 90s and several other retro clothes. Many of the clothes come from Canada and the United States. The store is the second largest in Sweden - that says something about the range.

Address: Fredsgatan 1 (Arkaden)

Fabriken Vintage in Majorna in Gothenburg


Here in Majorna you can find furniture, interior design and lighting. For those of you who love interior design from the 20th century onwards. Very nice items from famous designers can be found in the store.

Address: Ekedalsgatan 16. Picture: Homepage Fabriken

Antikhallarna in Gothenburg


If you like antiques, you should head to Antikhallarna in Gothenburg. In the beautiful building on Västra Hamngatan 6, Antikhallarna has been located since 1975. Feel free to take an extra look at the facade before you enter, the house is in Neo - Renaissance style with Roman models. Here you will find, among other things: coins, watches, stamps, postcards, jewelry, furniture, porcelain and art, etc. Under the roof you will find about 11 shops and a cafe.

Address: Västra Hamngatan 6.

Holmens Marknad Vintage in Gothenburg

Holmens Marknad

Here you will find furniture, clothes, lamps, paintings, etc. The store buys and handles estates or other sales where you need help to get rid of things you no longer need. Here you will find many antique objects.

Address: Ryttmästaregatan 3. Picture: Holmens Marknad

Shop in Kronhusbodarna from the 18th century.


Crafts in traditional premises
On your shopping trip in Gothenburg, we can really recommend going to Kronhusbodarna. Here you will find cozy little shops with crafts and your own design. For you chocolate and candy lovers, do not miss Göteborgs Choklad och Karamellbutik. There, a very varied range of sweets and other goodies is baked. In the same place is Kronhuset, which was built in 1642. Do you feel like a quiet break - slip into the cafe that serves coffee, sandwiches and light dishes.


Below are some stores where you can buy jewelry in. How about necklaces, bracelets, and rings.

Albrekts Guld in Gothenburg

Albrekts Guld

In the store you will find jewelry for yourself and to give as a gift. How about rings, engagement and wedding rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets.

Address: Nordstan

Jarl Sandin  in Gothenburg

Jarl Sandin

Here you can buy jewelry, jewels and quality watches from their own watchmakers. Jarl Sandin offers his own goldsmiths.

Address: Kungsgatan 67

M925 Design jewelry  in Gothenburg

M925 Design

Design your own jewelry in consultation with Magdalena. You visit her shop in Linnestaden. Here you can buy self-designed jewelry such as necklaces in silver, bracelets in silver, earrings etc. Repairs and reworking of jewelery are also carried out here.

Address: Plantagegatan 13. Picture: M925 Design

By Records at Bengans  in Gothenburg

Bengans/Records, movies and books

Everything within music
Visit Bengans if you are looking for music. You who beg for old vinyl have come to paradise. There are also gigs at Bengans and often with newly released albums, signing takes place on site. The queues can meander far out on the street before a signing. On the premises, for example, David Bowie, R.E.M and several others have played on stage. Bengans was started in 1974 at Kommendörsgatan 27 in Majorna by Bengt Brorsson. Bengans moves to another address 1986.

Address: Stigbergstorget 1-2


You can buy your range in makeup, fragrance, skin care & hair care at most places in Gothenburg.

Kicks Cosmetics in Gothenburg


At Kicks, you have a wide range of makeup and beauty. The make-up and cosmetics chain can be found in Nordstan and on Avenyn. How about mascara, eye shadow, eyeliner, perfumes, etc.

Address: Götgatan 10 (Nordstan) and Avenyn

The Body Shop in Gothenburg

Body Shop

f you want to buy products with high quality and manufactured ethically and sustainably - shop from Body Shop. You can find their products at Åhlens, Nordstan and at a few other stores in the city.

Address: Kungsportsplasten etc

GYves Rocer affär in Gothenburg

Yves Rocher

Beauty care products focusing on vegetable oils and their plants are grown with respect for the environment. You will find Yves Rocher's store in Nordstan.

Address: Kungsgatan and Nordstan