During the weeks in the lead up to Christmas it’s popular to gather friends and family and eat Christmas smorgasbord ("julbord") together. Christmas delicacies like ham, herring, salmon, meatballs, Jansson’s temptation and Christmas candy are served.
Traditional Christmas smorgasbord are served at the following restaurants:
- Brändön Lodge
- Elite Stadshotellet
- Ralph Lundstengården
- Örnvik Hotell
- Hotell Savoy
In addition to the traditional Christmas smorgasbord, there are: