Seafood cruises in Gothenburg’s archipelago
Go on a seafood cruise in Gothenburg’s beautiful archipelago. We’ve listed the best boat trips offering prawn or seafood buffets, or a variation on that theme. Welcome onboard!
Prawn buffet with music in Gothenburg’s archipelago
What would Gothenburg be without a classic prawn buffet? Bring your friends onboard MS Medvind and enjoy an evening out in the archipelago, with entertaining singers and as many fresh cold water prawns as you can eat. If you want to add an extra touch of luxury you can also order langoustines and oysters.
The cruise passes several famous Gothenburg landmarks such as Röda Sten Art Centre, the Älvsborgs bridge, Eriksberg and Nya Älvsborgs Fortress.
On the buffet: Fresh whole prawns with all the classic accompaniments like sourdough bread and chilli aioli.
The best thing about the trip: During the cruise you’ll be entertained by singing serving staff.
When: Several days a week, from 3 May to 30 September.
Seafood cruise with musical show in the southern archipelago
How do you fancy a whole evening onboard MS Trubaduren or MS Medvind with an entertaining show and as much seafood as you can eat? The trip starts at Packhuskajen in the Port of Gothenburg. By the time the ship has passed the entrance to the harbour the seafood buffet will be ready to enjoy in the pleasant maritime themed restaurant.
The ship’s show team will entertain you with fantastic song and dance numbers the whole evening, and in the summer the show continues out on the sun deck where you can enjoy sunset over the archipelago at the same time.
On the buffet: Langoustines, prawns, mussels, hot smoked salmon, pickled fried herring, herring, dill potatoes, egg, chilli aioli, bread and much more.
The best thing about the trip: The lovely serving staff whose friendly reception and action packed show creates a great atmosphere on board.
When: Several days a week, from March to November.
Prawn and salmon cruise in Gothenburg
Enjoy delicious seafood, with entertainment from a troubadour, on this prawn and salmon cruise on a classic archipelago boat. Step onboard MS St Erik at Lilla Bommen and go on a cruise out to Gothenburg’s southern archipelago, admiring the different scenery from the window as you go.
During the evening you’ll pass many popular islands such as Styrsö, Donsö and Brännö. Beautiful sea views and good food are a combo that’s hard to beat.
On the buffet: Prawns, blue mussels, herring, hot smoked salmon, gravad lax, salmon and seafood terrine, mackerel, egg halves, new potato salad, cold cuts, Västerbotten cheese pie and much more.
The best thing about the trip: In addition to the onboard buffet you can order lobster and langoustines (must be pre-ordered).
When: Several days a week, from 6 April to 28 October.
Prawn buffet in Gothenburg’s archipelago
This really is a favourite cruise for anyone who just loves prawns so much they can’t get enough of them. And there’s nowhere better than out at sea to enjoy them most. Spend an evening onboard the traditional archipelago boat MS Göteborg exploring Gothenburg’s beautiful archipelago.
The table will be laid with a generous bowl of eco-labelled prawns and classic accompaniments. And when the bowl is empty, in comes a new one.
On the buffet: Whole cold water prawns, aioli, tiger dip, butter and bread.
The best thing about the trip: The classic archipelago boat MS Göteborg is an experience in itself.
When: several days a week, from 6 May to 28 October.
Do you love seafood too?
The seafood in Bohuslän is said by many to be the best in the world. Book a fantastic package or go on a seafood safari and fish the best seafood: prawns, mussels, oysters or lobster.