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Restaurant Hafnia

Hotel Hafnia | 4-10 Áarvegur, Torshavn, Streymoy, Faroe Islands
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Ranked #5 of 17 Restaurants in Torshavn
Cuisines: European, Danish, Scandinavian
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Description: Restaurant at the Hotel Hafnia
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English first
Reykjavik, Iceland
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

There are many restaurants in Scandinavia that are adopting and embracing the new Scandinavian kitchen. A process that started with NOMA in Copenhagen few years ago and and still in progress. The menu the excellent staff at Hafnia are serving is a fair selection of what is currently "in fashion" so to say, fresh fish, steak and some slow cooked... More

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travla_9, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurant Hafnia, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Restaurant Hafnia. We like to think that the nouveau trend that you described is a revamp of something that we have been providing at Hafnia for many years, highlighting probably some of the best fish produce you will ever find. Incidentally, the restaurant that you mentioned, plus many more, actually source much of their... More

London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We had the Thursday evening fish and seafood buffet. Extensive cold starters and hot mains. As the food is continuously replenished it is really worth keeping an eye on the food coming out of the kitchen as it is very much better to help yourself when it is absolutely fresh. The tuna was excellent and the salmon en croute was... More

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On the Road
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Had an amazing 4 course dinner here! Professional yet friendly service and a nice ambience but the food is incredible. Apparently Michelin hasn't made it to the Faroe Islands but this is definitely the calibre of 1 star restaurants I've dined at, if not better! The guillemot was delicious, as was our main of fish and the sauces & garnishes... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We went to this restaurant on a Tuesday night as we had heard that they had a great fish buffet and indeed it was. Do note that during the month of July they do the buffet also onThursdays. The hotel is on the old side and looks like it needs a good restoration but the buffet had plenty of fish,... More

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Adelaide, Australia
Top Contributor
198 reviews 198 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This restaurant has an old fashioned feeling about it that is really good. The food is excellent - I had the lamb which was very well complimented by turnip and potatoes with spanish onion. As noted by other contributors, the bread is also wonderful. The staff are also very friendly and helpful.

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travla_9, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurant Hafnia, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about restaurant Hafnia. We are delighted that you enjoyed the food and the relaxed, homely atmosphere of the restaurant and the friendly service from our staff. I have to agree with you that the bread is "wonderful". We look forward to welcoming you back to Restaurant Hafnia during your next visit to the Faroe... More

Budapest, Hungary
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The restaurant of Hotel Hafnia is famous of its everyday brunch offered for 138,- DKK. This contains a wide selection of food served in a buffet (you eat as much as you want). The food was very good couldn't even try everything and at Faroese price level the prices is also very reasonable. However, if you wanna have dinner, you... More

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travla_9, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurant Hafnia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review of Restaurant Hafnia. We are delighted that you enjoyed our very popular "eat as much as you like" buffet and that you were able to also enjoy your meal at dinner in the evening. We pride ourselves on the quality of our food and the atmosphere created for our diners. Restaurant Hafnia is... More

Palm Bay, Florida
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466 reviews 466 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Although we didn't stay here since we were on a cruise we did enjoy a wonderful meal. Staff was very friendly and most helpful. It's location is not far from the harbor, but very walkable. They have a really large selection from which to chose from on their menu.

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travla_9, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurant Hafnia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words about restaurant Hafnia. It is always pleasing to note that as well as enjoying our wide selection of quality food, you were able to enjoy the relaxed and friendly atmosphere that our staff work hard to create. We look forward to welcoming you back to Restaurant Hafnia during your next visit to... More

Londonderry
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Had dinner here and it was fantastic. Had scallops to start which were sweet and delicious. Then there was venison and steak which were cooked to perfection served with baby Faroese potatoes, all beautifully presented. Unfortunately the waiter had brought delicious rolls (6) which tasted like crumpets and these were so good that we ate them all and therefore left... More

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travla_9, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurant Hafnia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review Restaurant Hafnia. We are delighted that you enjoyed the whole experience. We pride ourselves on the quality of both our food and friendly efficient service. Maybe we should ration our gorgeous bread rolls..? We look forward to welcoming you back to Restaurant Hafnia during your next visit to the Faroe... More

London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
162 reviews 162 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

A nice restaurant open daily on 1st floor.nice atmosphere.menu has set course plus a la carte.fish is recommended ,I had the lamb with juice/vegetables/potatoes-delicious & perfectly cooked.iced water & bread provided.menu has fish meats & cheese & dessert plates with a comprehensive wine menu also ,staff are friendly & attentive-recommended

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travla_9, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurant Hafnia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review of Restaurant Hafnia. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our food and service and we appreciate your recommendation very much. our chefs tae great pride in the dishes they serve and we always try and create a relaxed, friendly atmosphere for you to enjoy your breakfast, lunch or evening meal. We very... More

Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We came upon this restaurant after an excursion one day. It had a nice atmosphere and efficient service. The burgers, fries and beer hit the spot and were delicious! We would definitely recommend this restaurant!

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travla_9, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurant Hafnia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words about Restaurant Hafnia. We are delighted that you enjoyed dining with us and we look forward to welcoming you back when you next visit the Faroe Islands...Takk Fyri! :-) More

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