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De 4 Roser - Tromso

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Gronnegata 38-46, Tromso 9007, Norway
+47 920 40 444
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10:00 am - 11:45 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Just like its more mature Harstad sibling (1996), this Tromsø-restaurant...
Just like its more mature Harstad sibling (1996), this Tromsø-restaurant celebrates the French and Italian love of food, but gives it a North Norwegian character. The obvious focus for De 4 Roser is, of course, on the combination of food, wine and service. Local suppliers and local produce is an important factor in the menu. De 4 Roser can seat 60 and features a contemporary kitchen and an interior that is both simple and austere. This is an excellent venue for both small and large occasions. The first floor café is designed in a European style and the coffee and lunch menus are just as good as in Harstad. A dinner and large drinks menu is also available. Food is served daily from 10 am.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Top food and service

The cafe is often full at lunchtime, but they really deliver quick enough anyway. We ordered the Skagen sandwich. A LOT of fresk prawns and smoked salmon. A lot of food, and very delicious as it always is. Can recommend the soups and sallads too. A bit noisy when filled with people, try to get a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
Elinisaksen
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Tromso, Norway
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  • French first
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  • Japanese first
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Harstad, Norway
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Ordered fish soup and mexican hamburger. Fish soup tasted nice but to hot and had only one type of fish. Kind of boring. The burger tasted ok but it was a bit dry and the bread had been in the oven to long (difficult to cut with knife).

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Tromso, Norway
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The cafe is often full at lunchtime, but they really deliver quick enough anyway. We ordered the Skagen sandwich. A LOT of fresk prawns and smoked salmon. A lot of food, and very delicious as it always is. Can recommend the soups and sallads too. A bit noisy when filled with people, try to get a seat near the windows.... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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116 reviews 116 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Research on Tripadvisor was the reason for our choice of restaurant for our one night in Tromsø. We nevertheless were pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. The food was excellent, the service outstanding and we were all very pleased after this memorable meal. Prices were not unreasonable. Would like to revisit if going to the city again.

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Paris, France
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

So far, I have been twice which is s good review in itself. Modern, fresh, local food. This place is actually full of Tromso-ians catching up for a coffee or having meetings as the food is good and the price is good. The menu is written on a blackboard and changes often, they also have s breakfast menu until 3pm.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The 4 Roses is a ovely spot in idyllic Tromso for breakfast, lunch etc.. Martine makes the perfect latte!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Came here twice because it is just opposite the Comfort Xpress hotel that I was staying at. No English menu but the waitress gladly translated it for me. The second time I figured out the Norweigian menu (the name sounds similar to English when you say it out). Portions are rather big. Simple and relaxed atmosphere (though I had to... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We dined here for a romantic evening meal. We ate in the upstairs restaurant and chose the four course option. The highlight for me was the beautiful rhubarb dessert they offer. A surprising treat was the blood orange palate cleanser we had which was gorgeous! We ate here because we wanted to try some Norwegian good and this certainly delivered.

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Opposite Comfort Hotel Express this is really handy for breakfast. Menu in Norwegian but the staff will help translate. They have breakfasts to suit a range of tastes including Italian, English, Fruit and Omelettes. Omelettes are really good and they can do a veggie version. Comes with nice salad. Coffee great too.

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Nice central location with good food. We were made to feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble.

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Spain
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Eat downstairs for great tasting food at a more reasonable cost. A delicious and hearty serving of fish soup packed with cod, prawns & mussels, perfect on a cold March evening in Norway and the simple pan fried cod with seasonal veg was just as yummy. The service was extremely friendly & helpful too.

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Additional Information about De 4 Roser - Tromso

Address: Gronnegata 38-46, Tromso 9007, Norway
Phone Number: +47 920 40 444
Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Troms  >  Tromso
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Average Prices: USD 19 - 55
Cuisine: European, Scandinavian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Gronnegata 38-46, Tromso 9007, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Troms  >  Tromso
  • Phone Number: +47 920 40 444

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 19 - 55
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: European, Scandinavian

Description

Just like its more mature Harstad sibling (1996), this Tromsø-restaurant celebrates the French and Italian love of food, but gives it a North Norwegian character. The obvious focus for De 4 Roser is, of course, on the combination of food, wine and service. Local suppliers and local produce is an important factor in the menu. De 4 Roser can seat 60 and features a contemporary kitchen and an interior that is both simple and austere. This is an excellent venue for both small and large occasions. The first floor café is designed in a European style and the coffee and lunch menus are just as good as in Harstad. A dinner and large drinks menu is also available. Food is served daily from 10 am.
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:45 pm

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