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Maki

Apotekergata 5, Alesund 6004, Norway
70 11 45 00
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Ranked #3 of 57 Restaurants in Alesund
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $39 - $156
Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Fish restaurant serving gourmet dishes from the sea. Located in the heart of Aalesund, Brosundet, in the beautiful and newly renovated Hotel Brosundet.
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Fantastic fish. We ordered the lemon sole and halibut. They were nicely plated, with creative flavours and were really fresh. We would have gone for the set menu if it wasn't because we were rushing for our ferry to molde. Excellent service and view too. This should definitely be THE restaurant to go to when in Alesund !!

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear sir/madam, Thank you for you kind words. We are glad your visit were according to expectations. Hope to see you again soon at Hotel Brosundet and Restaurant Maki. Best regards Christel Furnes General Manager, Hotel Brosundet More

Leeds
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

As we only had a couple of nights to eat out during our recent trip to Alesund we decided to give Maki a try. The food was stunning! The position of the restaurant is beautiful and the interior is very atmospheric. We chose the 4 and 5 course set menus, which included a delicious mackerel sishami starter and a main... More

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear sir/madam, Thank you for taking time to review your visit to Restauarant MAKI. We appreciate your kind words, and hope to see you again soon. Best regards Christel Furnes General Manager, Hotel Brosundet More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

The chef saved some food specially for us when we arrived late and was so worried that the food would not be absolutely perfect for us. It was still incredibly delicious and you could definitely taste the dedication that had been put into it! I cant wait to return and would definitely recommend the cheese cake!!

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear Martha, Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience. I am glad we were able to deliver to your expectation. I hope to see you again soon at Hotel Brosundet and Maki. ps: I totally agree - our cheese cake is great!! :) Best regards Christel Furnes General Manager, Hotel Brosundet More

Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

this is one of the restaurants highly recommanded for those who who easly spend their money on names or brand names. very few options of each course, couldn't find anything for appetiser,very standard fish course, but the bill on contrary,expensive for example bottle of bear 20 eur)

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We heard this was a great place and tried 3 times to eat there. I think they just like group bookings. The last time we were turned away passed by at 7:30 and it looked vacant enough. Disappointed!

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear Kate, I am really sorry to hear that we did not have available table for you. Unfortunatly the restaurant is small and we therefor reconmend to make a reservation some days ahead. We have both groups and smaller table, but if the restauant is fully booked at 8 o'clock there will not be enough time to eat at 7:30.... More

Oslo, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The food was amazing, the service top of the line. The chef and owner Ole Jonny Hjelmeseth walked around and chatted with the guests.

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear Christina, Thank you for you kind words and thank you for taking time to review your visit to Restaurant Maki and Hotel Brosundet. Hope to see you again soon. Best regards Christel Furnes General Manager, Hotel Brosundet More

Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The meal and service were fantastic. We are a family of 4 with 2 children 10 and 7yrs. We all loved the food and couldn't fault any dish from starters to mains- seafood and meat. We found the service to be attentive and friendly with out being overly familiar. Lovely location. Hands down best meal in Scandinavia. My only criticism... More

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear Carly, Thank you for taking time to review your visit to our restaurant. I am so pleased thant you enjoyed the dinner with your family. I am sorry that you had som trouble making a reservation. We will go through our routines and discuss internal what might have happened. I hope to see you again soon at Hotel Brosundet.... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

During our tour of Norway we decided to go to Maki after reading many positive reviews. We have enjoyed restaurants around the globe, and Maki so far is the hands down winner when it comes to seafood. It all starts with the right ingredients (as the chef will tell you), and the staff then prepares and serves them to perfection.... More

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear Mr Martijn D, Reading your review really gives me goosebumbs. Thank you for your kind words! I do hope to see you again in Ålesund and Hotel Brosundet. Best regards Christel Furnes General Manager, Hotel Brosundet More

Oakville, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The meal at Maki was an exceptional example of high quality Norwegian cuisine. We dined as a group of two couples and enjoyed the tasting menu highlighting locally sourced fish and produce. The meal was prepared with precision and presented with aplomb. A particularly nice touch was the introduction of each course by the chef preparing that dish. All of... More

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear sir/madam, I am so pleased to read your review. Thank you for taking time to share your experience. I hope to see you again soon i Ålesund and Hotel Brosundet. Best regards Christel Furnes General Manager, Hotel Brosundet. More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were staying in the hotel above and got in quite late. We didn't have a reservation and they initially couldn't fit us in (there was a big boat festival on) however they rang 5 minutes later to say they had room. We were travelling with our children and they were quite prompt bringing out their food (there was no... More

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Christel F, General Manager at Maki, responded to this review

Dear sir/madam, Thank you for taking time to review your visit. I am glad we were able to make room for you and your family. Hope to see you again soon at Hotel Brosundet and Restaurant Maki. Best regards Christel Furnes General Manager, Hotel Brosundet More

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