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$$ - $$$
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Grill, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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Fredrik Langes gate 2 | Scandic Ishavshotel, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 77 66 64 00
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Old Basing, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great steak and wonderful service, as with all of Norway, more expensive than the UK but it was an excellent meal

Thank Peter L
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here a couple of times during our stay and both times the food was superb. We had the roasting tray with various steaks on our first night. The meat was so tender and the chips were so tasty. Even the vegetables were great. The second time we had cod and steak and they were brilliant too. Unfortunately they'd... More 

Thank StephJ500
Ghent, Belgium
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In Roast you get good food that is nicely presented on your plate. The food isn't really cheap but Roast is one of the better restaurants in Tromso. Service was correct and well timed. I had goat cheese as a starter and pork for main dish. All of the food was perfectly baked. The vegetables and sauce were delicious too.... More 

Thank EVD100
New York, New York, United States
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Very conveniently located within the Scandic Ishavshotel with good hours. The bread here is particularly delicious and the portions are large. We enjoyed a hearty meal on our first night here. Docking 1 star as there wasn't anyone to seat us at first and we stood around idly for 5 minutes until the waitress appeared. However, it was a quiet... More 

Thank Amy L
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13 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Cheap meat at bar restaurant burger. Garbage. Fish dinner nice downstairs. Find a fabulous burger close by at Burgr or Hauken.

Thank darbrkm
Reykjavik, Iceland
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

We were brought very nice fresh baked bread but had to wait an hours for our starters which were tasty but very small. We then had to wait a further hour for the main courses to arrive. The red wine sauce and and roast potatoes were wonderful, my steak was difficult to cut and chew, I have asked for it... More 

Thank kay186370
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40 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

My wife, daughter and I had a meal here. The starter King Crab legs were minute and over cooked. Our main course, Halibut, a most delicate and delicious fish was ruined by being over cooked and it was tough and dry. Unforgivable from a professional kitchen!

Thank MascotBerkshire
Granada, Spain
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

We went here for dinner with another couple last weekend. The restaurant itself is nice and cosy. We had different seafood starters - all perfectly cooked and presented on the plate. For main we had beef and steaks which was super delicious. Not enough salads and/or potatoes with the main though, so you might want to order extra sides. Deserts,coffee... More 

Thank vrproffset
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Since we stayed at this hotel, the bar restaurant was very handy upstairs from the lobby. The menu included more than the usual "bar food" so even my gluten-free husband was satisfied. The bartender was friendly & quick to serve us.

1 Thank MissKatieSunshine
Stockholm, Sweden
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

I ordered "kveite". The fish was absolutely perfect. You cant cook a fish better than they did. The vegetables were perfectly cooked, too. Both the fish and the vegetables had that rare quality that I can try to describe as having their original structure intact and still are perfectly cooked and juicy. Top marks from me!

Thank StefanHaeger

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $48
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Grill, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fredrik Langes gate 2 | Scandic Ishavshotel, Tromso 9008, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Troms  >  Tromso
  • Phone Number: +47 77 66 64 00
Get your gastronomical kicks at Roast Tromso.
Our Chef offers the freshest fish and shellfish that the northern seas has to offer, and only
the very best of meats and produce from the local farmers of our region - All prepared in an original Josper Grill(R) featured in our beautiful open kitchens. We hope to welcome you at Roast Tromso soon, located at Scandic Ishavshotel in Tromso Norway.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?