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Cheap food shops, that using by locals in Uppsala?

by mrTuborg Online Now Dec 26, 2007 at 9:51 AM

Could somebody in Uppsala help me to find a shop with foods, that using by locals. I don't want eating in restaurants and cafes (it's very expensive!), but i want a buy food in shop.

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    Re: Cheap food shops, that using by locals in Uppsala?

    by marielexoteria Online Now Dec 26, 2007 at 11:58 PM

    From the top of my head I can think of buying food at the supermarkets Ica, Hemköp or Coop. They all have an area where you can buy ready-to-eat salads and sandwiches. If you're taking the food back to your accommodations and you have an access to a microwave oven, they also sell some prepared food that requires heat (in my opinion!). This tip applies also to Stockholm.

    I know you say cafés and restaurants are expensive for your budget but I can highly recommend Cupido and Jalla. Cupido has a take away area with wok dishes and salads and they're sold by the kilo (if my memory doesn't fail me). Jalla is a kebab place. Both are popular among students who don't have too much money but like eating good and healthy. Info in my Uppsala page.

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