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Restaurant Smak

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Norwegian, International
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Dronningens gate 26, Bodo 8006, Norway
+47 452 31 100
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5:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Local cuisine

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Visitor rating
  • 54
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best resturant-experience I've evere had!

A small menu which they change every fortnight. All the waiters have tasted the menu and all the wines that go with, so they really know what they are serving. I recomend going for a 3- to 7-course package, including the wine. You get a different wine with every course and they match very well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
Astrid N
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Bodo, Norway
via mobile
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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62 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Bodo, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

A small menu which they change every fortnight. All the waiters have tasted the menu and all the wines that go with, so they really know what they are serving. I recomend going for a 3- to 7-course package, including the wine. You get a different wine with every course and they match very well. When you sit down, you're... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Best in town, magic taste and beautiful service. People with knowledge is surely running this business. The food is excellente and local.

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Bodo, Norway
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I have been to a lot of restaurants in my life, from small local restaurants in Provence to Gordon Ramseys flagship restaurant in London with 3 michelin stars. But this restaurant is really the top of the lot. Using mostly just local ingredients (even their butter is salted with salt from the famous saltstraumen) and serving the most deliciously composed... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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64 reviews 64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Taken here for a business dinner after a long and testing 12 days on the go. Part of me would rather have just gone to bed but, had I done so, I would have missed an truly outstanding experience. Fresh local ingredients prepared with skill and precision and served and presented with passion. The fish was amongst the best I... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Excellent for a long dinnerparty with local food served in excellent manners. I would not bring my children, though. But perfekt for datenight!

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Berlin, Germany
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I think this restaurant should be reviewed by the Michellin guide. This is an extremely good restaurant with local food and high service quality. Hurry to visit the place before the owners leave town for good this autumn.

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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164 reviews 164 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I disembarked from the Hurtigruten ship after three nights from Bergen, which suited my travel frame, and took the night train back to Oslo. That has to be one of the world's greatest train rides. I Emailed ahead for a reservation, as the reviews here stated that they are necessary on weekends. This wasn't the case, as oddly enough, July... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Celebrated my husband's birthday with a seven course dinner at Smak. It was very good! Local ingredients, excellent choices of wine.

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

The resturant has put the bar high, and can deliver. Impressive to maintaine this standard in a small town. Fresh cod cooked to perfection, nice wine match. Nice small surprises with various delicious bread, local salt (Saltstraumen!) and butter. Friendly and very competent service.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I visited this Restaurant in March as part of a Travel Agent Familiarisation trip. Not exactly an expert on fine wining and dining I can now see why people do it! Everything is fantastic and the couple who run the establishment work hard to ensure that your food and service is perfect. I would recommend everyone visit this place if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Dronningens gate 26, Bodo 8006, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Nordland  >  Bodo
  • Phone Number: +47 452 31 100

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 71 - 108
  • Cuisine: Norwegian, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?