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Restaurant Hafnia

Scandinavian, European, Danish
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Hotel Hafnia | 4-10 Áarvegur, Torshavn, Streymoy, Faroe Islands
+298 313233
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

My colleagues liked it. But I found that food is not fresh and it is tasteless. Expensive without any food experience compared to restaurants around.

Thank Khalil H
Mexico City, Mexico
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48 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

I arrived on time and was told before i needed to book ... well i got there and there were mostly empty tables and to wait to be seated like 10 minutes . The food was ok i had cod which was perfectly cooked but i had salmon tartare as a starter. Earlier that day i had 8 times as... More 

Thank jesusda81
Ravenstein, The Netherlands
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Restaurant Hafnia is supposedly one of the better restaurants in Torshavn. That might be, but I would not recommend you go there on a Sunday. Sunday has a fixed dinner, which, obviously limits choice. We had hoped for an evening out with good food and ditto wine. Instead, we were out of the door in 50 minutes. The restaurant was... More 

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at the Hafna restaurant. Both of us a fish dish: cod and monkfish. Both perfectly fine prepared, with a lot of extra tasts on the plate (some fresh greens, sauces, salads). Just fine. The ambiance of the restaurant is supposed to be "upscale", at least for Torshavn. Judged by the way they prepare the tables, the room,... More 

Thank WvdP
Pontevedra, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

We went there because we saw good reviews about it and the price seemed reasonable for Faroes and its location. We were not disappointed in the least.Once you arrive it is warm and welcoming inside, you leave your coats at a wardrobe/closet and then someone shows you to your table. It is very nicely decorated, Faroese landscape- themed. We asked... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

We went to the restaurant for a dinner. We talked with the local staff, which recommended to go for the local dishes (sea food) instead of the beef, as this is certainly not coming from the local farms. The welcoming from the kitchen was done with local ham and cheese. We had afterwards two courses with a starter with fish... More 

Thank Oliver J
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

While there were numerous dishes on the fish buffet, only that labeled "Norway lobster", the soup and the pickled herring were really good. For us, the hot dishes were overcooked and tasteless.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Eating out in Torshavn offers fairly limited choice between the expensive (but generally excellent) and the takeaway; there is not much inbetween. Located on the 1st floor of a hotel in the centre of town near the port it's easy to find. The menu is pleasingly brief. The food was delicious, and faultlessly prepared. Staff helpful and friendly. Decor is... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

10 people in Torshavn. Intersting litle town on a small island (many Islands). We arrived. Fixed menu, no choice of wines. One white and one red. How is that possible with a big wine cellar?? Young people, no service. Fish Soul, tasted better, ok tenderloin and fresh fruit for dessert (On The Islands). There are so many good fishes in... More 

Thank einar e
Poole, United Kingdom
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389 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Got a booking on the early sitting (6.00pm) for the well advertised Tuesday evening seafood buffet. The selection of starters and mains was excellent and of course with a buffet you can always go back for more of what you particularly like and never leave hungry. I liked the large whole langoustine and tempura white fish with sweet chilli dressing,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Scandinavian, European, Danish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Hafnia | 4-10 Áarvegur, Torshavn, Streymoy, Faroe Islands
  • Location: Europe  >  Faroe Islands  >  Streymoy  >  Torshavn
  • Phone Number: +298 313233
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?