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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner

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Restaurant with table service. Traditional food, fish, seafood, sea mammals. Located in an old stone house on the quayside in central Tromso
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have daily soups to choose from and fresh bread. I had the fish soup and it was delicious! Their porter dark beer is really really good! It's self service.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Linajarad
Reviewed May 8, 2019

No, it's not a trap. Some of the locals will probably claim its a tourist trap. I've been there a few times and I had some fish soup at my last visit. That was one of my better calls on this trip. They had this...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank o_mathis_t
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

One of the greatest restaurants I’ve ever experienced during this travel in Tromsø. The fish soup is great and delightful, and the price is also budget friendly here.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 25, 2019

We arrived without reservations and the hostess got us in anyway. The food was very good - looked like it was out of a food magazine and tasted as good as it looked.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jarleem
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

An institution in downtown Tromsø for mingling and socializing, while enjoying a tasty fish dish or just a good beer.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank W3047UYgiusepped
Reviewed March 22, 2019 via mobile

You have there several restaurants. The greatest one are for stakes and the one for fish. The food is outstanding good and very good service. We enjoyed eating over there very much.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank shenharg
Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

A relaxed and balanced combo of atmosphere, food and beer. I recommend the grilled whale, probably the best I have had. A little expensive. 2 beers and 2 main dishes was 80 eur.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bleivestad
Reviewed March 4, 2019

After a good hike we had a good beer there. Nice rustic atmosphere, nice people. If you want, you can help yourself to some hot soup (which we did not do), so can't judge

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank G D
Reviewed February 18, 2019

they sell out of baccalao ...go early to the bistro...after 7 pm on a saturday the only item available is whale soup!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank glorista
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

We went everyday, several times a day to get a table and everytime it was "fully booked". The hostess was quite rude everytime and did not even check if it was indeed fully booked, just shouting out the same line. Not a really nice way...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Andrei M
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July 9, 2016|
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Response from Haarud | Reviewed this property |
Not breakfast, not cheap, unless very late, as well into the day, and/or you are so well off that it would be considered cheap. But they have really good dinners. Recommended.
July 9, 2016|
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Response from f0xyf0x124 | Reviewed this property |
Hi You cannot eat breakfast there. Although the restaurant is expensive, it was worth every penny, the food was excellent with great wines and perfect view.
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