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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


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Reviewed June 12, 2019

The quality of food, drink, expertise and presentation is at a level that deserves a visit if you are nearby, culinary euphoria!!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Lars Olav V
Reviewed June 12, 2019

I would go to Harstad - at any time - for no other reason then to visit Umami. Local and high quality ingredients very well prepared, excellent wines and great service! This is not restaurant “decent for a medium sized town in Norway”. This is...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank StellaKva
Reviewed April 30, 2019

The team working here are making fantastic meals, and they present the meals with elegance and with a smile.... You can also watch the chefs preparing the meals. When possible they use local fish and local meat. They have a good selection of matching wines...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Jens H
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Everything from taste, presentation, vine, knowledge and atmosphere. 5-6 courses With taste of different Food, but where you really feel the whole meal as an experience.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 526jonnys
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

If you are in/near Harstad this is a must for your tastebuds! This small cosy restaurant in Havnegata will give you an extraordinary experience. New menu every month composed with selected commodity. One of the tastiest meals ever! Coldsmoked reindeer tartar, amazing artichoke and mushroom...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Torfinn J
Reviewed July 5, 2017

98% full score rating speaks for it self! So I'm not sure what I can contribute with. What I can say is that the staff were amazing! We had not made a reservation, and still they were able to find us a table, even tho'...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Sodd79
Reviewed June 24, 2017

I have visited the restaurant several times and they deliver dishes with exquisite balance, professional service and imaginative wines. Having eaten at many fancy restaurants around the world, this is still one of my favorites world wide. The strange thing is that it is located...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Kird1000
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

An incredibly enjoyable experience at umami. My girlfriend and I felt extremely welcome, greeted by the head chef and given an introduction and explanation of each dish. All the food was local and seasonal and extremely delicious. A must if you enjoy fine dining

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank paulaP7293XF
Reviewed February 13, 2017

At Umami, everything is as it should be. The staff is nice, knowledgeable and very professional, which is good. However, when the food arrives the magic happens. Every little morsel on your plate will taste heavenly; I was sad when I couldn't eat more ☺

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Trond S
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

My husband surprised me for dinner and didn't know we were going here. We've been wanting to try this restaurant for awhile but never had the chance. Now, we're hooked! Everything exceeded our expectations, the food, super delicious, all made from local fresh organic ingredients....More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Marie Grace B
Kim-Håvard L, Eier at Umami, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Hi Marie Grace=) Thank you so much for such a fantastic review after your visit. We are really proud to be one of your favourite restaurants and we look forward to your next visit=) Thanks again=) Welcome back! Best regards, Kim-Håvard Larsen and the Umami...More

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