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Maren Anna

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
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Main street, Sorvagen, Moskenesoy N-8392, Norway
+47 76 09 20 50
1:00 pm - 2:30 am
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Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 2:30 am
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, not a lot of dishes but excellent quality and the fish soup is to die for! Don't miss it if you stay in the area.

1 Thank Ciobitud
New York
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in as we drove to A and had a lovely lunch. The food was fresh, delicious and in the best meaning of the word, simplicity on a plate. There isn't a spot (that we've found, anyway) on the Lofotens that isn't scenic, so of course this place had that going for it too!

1 Thank HuntleyNewYork
Auckland, New Zealand
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

This is one of best restaurants during my Lofoten Islands trip in September 2016. Started with wonderful creamy fish soup with lots of fresh cod, then had Cod Bacalao (Stock fish) for main which had rich flavour, and very tasty. I highly recommend this restaurant for experience local cuisine. Also staff from New Zealand were very friendly & attentive. Just... More 

1 Thank Rex H
Indianapolis, Indiana
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Everything about this experience was exceptional. Friendly and knowledgable staff, great ambiance and excellent food. I started my meal with the cured salmon and it was so good I could have ordered 3 of them and made that my meal. Thankfully, I took the advice of the waitress and ordered the stockfish (a Lofoten tradition). They dry the fish outside... More 

1 Thank TravelJunky4
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

We had a delicious fish lunch at Maren Anna. There is a great choice of dishes, the location and decor are very attractive, and the staff are very welcoming.

1 Thank Gill E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

A positive experience from the beginning to the end! If you want to taste some specialties from Lofoten' go there. Meals are delicious and in good proportions. The plates presentation was nice and the waitress was really considerate and smiley. A good option for who wants to spend a lovely dinner. Prices were according to the quality of their products... More 

1 Thank Bubyop
Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Nice terrace overlooking the Harbor. Food is excellent and People very friendly. Also a great place to have a drink or two! Recommendable!

1 Thank SDE1971
Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great service at a cozy place. The food is elegant and it is enough of it. Try the whale if you dear, it was some of the best i have tested. Everything with fish is also great here. In the summer you can sitt on the terrace and enjoy your meal and Lofoten Bier, but be aware of the Seagulls........ More 

1 Thank mbw61
Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

Maren Anna is a very good restaurant. The chef and his staff know how to make a very good and tasty fish soup where the fish is still solid and the vegetables have a bite. The halibut was very good and in balance with the accompanying vegetables and sauce. By the way the bread was outstanding too. Not to forget,... More 

1 Thank FrancoisSmits
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Uncertain of whether the drive from Leknes, Vestvågøy to Å, Moskenesøy was worth it for the beautiful views alone I ordered the whale steak. The inside seating of the restaurant appeared uninteresting and the interior looked a lot as if it was prepared by the same person who apparently designed Maren Anna's webpage back in the early 2000's. This became... More 

1 Thank ultimatedotvoyage

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 2:30 am
1:00 pm - 2:30 am
1:00 pm - 2:30 am
1:00 pm - 2:30 am
1:00 pm - 2:30 am
1:00 pm - 2:30 am
1:00 pm - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main street, Sorvagen, Moskenesoy N-8392, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Nordland  >  Moskenes Municipality  >  Moskenesoy  >  Sorvagen
  • Phone Number: +47 76 09 20 50

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