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Alcohol bar prices?


I'm going to Stockholm for 3 nights this weekend (for my hen party).

Could someone tell me what the average price for alcoholic drinks will be? A lot of the questions online are answered with how much beer is, but I'm more interested in a spirit and a mixer, or cocktails.


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1. Re: Alcohol bar prices?

How nice that you picked Stockholm and not the usual Barcelona or Prague...I am sure you will enjoy Stockholm!

Drinks will be between 10 GBP and 14 GBP, depending on place and choice of drink. Swedish bartenders often ask if you want 4 or 6 cl of spirit in your drink, pick 4 and save some money and some brain cells every time.

Your hen party trip will either leave you broke or refreshed and sober.

Edited: 5:48 pm, July 09, 2013
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2. Re: Alcohol bar prices?

Sad to tell you but the trick to save your wallet on a barcrawl in Sweden is to stay away from the spirits.

The alcohol tax rises with the ABV on the drinks.

So beer is not wery much more expensive then in UK, but booze is!

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3. Re: Alcohol bar prices?

Sweden's alcohol policy is no longer as harsh as reputed; if you want good taste for little money, you can buy drinks from the shelf. In Systembolaget, a 33 cL microbrew costs around 15 SEK, and most wines are less than 100 SEK a bottle. Some of the best wines even cost less at Systembolaget than in continental Europe. Hard liquor is always costly; a 0.7 L bottle of vodka is 200-300 SEK.

Drinking retail alcohol is allowed in most parks and other outdoor areas, with a few obvious exceptions such as playgrounds, indoor malls and public transport. A picnic with some wine could be a great experience.

Edited: 10:54 am, July 10, 2013
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