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Rokenes Gard og Gjestehus Diner

Stornesveien 127, Harstad 9402, Norway
7705 8444
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Ranked #5 of 21 Restaurants in Harstad
Cuisines: Norwegian
Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Buffet
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Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Buffet
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  • English first
  • Norwegian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
UK
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Extremely friendly and courteous service. We enjoyed excellent plum cake and coffee before walking along the water edge to Stornes. We had used enough energy on a very hot day to return for dinner. Excellent smoked reindeer with lingonberries, potatoes and other small delights followed by traditional cod with potatoes, cauliflower, cream sauce and small pieces of roasted pork. It... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Great service, profound understanding of preserving Northern Norwegian tradition and culture, both for accommodation and food

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Unfortunately cannot comment on food even though the menu sounded very nice... Problem was that they close the kitchen at 9pm... So plan accordingly!

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Harstad, Norway
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Rökenes Gård consisst of several old buildings. The farm dates more than 500 years back, always functioning as a house fit for travellers and kings. In fact it is the place where the King of Norway prefer to stay when visiting the Harstad region. Mikhail Gorbachev with wife Raisa also chose this place. 2 weeks ago my wife and I... More

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We have just returned from a short trip to Harstad to celebrate the New Year and we had the honour of dining at Rokenes with Kristian and his family on New Years Eve. The meal was outstanding - I'm sure the chef is a wizard as I've never tasted meat so tender and flavoursome, followed by the chocolate and raspberry... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

This week with a group we had a superb evening meal at this amazing venue, a wooden converted barn and superb views outside. Earlier that day the King & Queen of Norway, along with the King & Queen of Sweden, had their lunch there. We had the same menu. Cuisine and service aside the proprietor, Kristian, welcomed us by explaining... More

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Bergen
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

The view from the place was magnificent, and it was also nice just to walk around inside. The place is great for celebrations and bigger dinners with friends and family.

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

Incredible food,service and view:) Golf course,great history of the farm.Homemade art in the loft. Fish and lam from the farm:) Better than a 4 star restaurant!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Great atmosphere and great wafles with jam and sour cream. Well worth a visit. Ask for a peak into the african room.

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Tromso, Norway
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140 reviews 140 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

For those who play golf this is something off the track. Try a dinner in the rebuit barn, a good lambfilet together with top selected wine, recommendable.

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