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Restaurant Vestfjord

Fiskergata 46 | Lofoten, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
+47 76 07 08 70
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pork cheeks” (3 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“halibut” (5 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
LOCATION
Fiskergata 46 | Lofoten, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

We came here to have dinner. From the other side of the building it looked like there´s no way going to be a restaurant there. However there was a restaurant and a hotel just around the corner. The service was really friendly and warm. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ElinaS773
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Hotel is very central in the city of Svolvær.. but what is really unsatisfying is the fact that breakfast id not ppssible before 7 am... onlx 15 mins earlier wasn't possible :(

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MalteH1983
Morten M, Daglig leder at Restaurant Vestfjord, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Hello I think you should repost this to Vestfjord Hotell Lofoten. This is the Tripadvisor page for Restaurant Vestfjord, which the breakfast is not a part of. Best regards Morten Moe General Manager

Reviewed August 20, 2018

We have choosen this restaurant because it was best rated on Tripadvisor and it is true! Very friendly service . Delicious dinner! We been told a stories behind the 2 different local Lofoten beers we took, and what a delicious Fish we got ! The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Yuliya F
Morten M, Daglig leder at Restaurant Vestfjord, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hello Thank you for the nice review. The Klippfisk is our most popular dish, and now you know why! Hope to see you back :-) Best regards Morten Moe General Manager

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Place seemed a bit odd, near harbor and in an ”old” industrial neighborhood but luckily we went in to this restaurant. Very good food and amazing service, kindly recommend to everyone!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SiniK175
Morten M, Daglig leder at Restaurant Vestfjord, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Hello Thank you for a nice review and top character! Best regards Morten Moe General Manager

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

After a tough hike we had Klippfisk (a Stockfish which is salted before drying). It was fantastic and also huge. I started with smoked whale (no worries, its mink whale which still has a population of many hundrets of thousands). It was divine. Despite our...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MarkusL81
Morten M, Daglig leder at Restaurant Vestfjord, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Hello Thank you for the kind words and top character. Welcome back Best regards Morten Moe General Manager

Reviewed August 9, 2018

We had dinner at this restaurant where we took main courses and deserts. The pros: As the restaurant was empty we were able to choose one of the few tables close to the windows, The waitress was very nice and accomodating, Food is average, nothing...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lph2007
Morten M, Daglig leder at Restaurant Vestfjord, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Hello I am sorry to hear that the halibut wasn't to your liking. For us "average" is not what we like to hear. I am glad to hear that the cloudberry soup had a better fortune in your review! When we have cold weather during...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018

We were here for dinner while travelling with Hurtigruten. The fish soup starter was good but only a little bit salty. The whale meet was beautifully cooked but the gravy was a bit thick and again too salty. All in all not bad, and the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sveinsikko
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Visited the restaurant at the beginning of august in 2018. We had been at a fishing trip at the sea and were very hungry. We did change the wet clothes before arriving but obviously didn't have a suit on me while entering this restaurant. Immediately...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank JesseS2232
Morten M, Daglig leder at Restaurant Vestfjord, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Hello I am sorry that you did not get the service you expected. Normally our friendly staff is what gives us high scores on Tripadvisor, and I do not know what went wrong this time. I would like to point out that the Beef tenderloin...More

Reviewed August 4, 2018

My wife and I had a very nice dinner last night, Baked Halibut with mashed potatoes and fried vegetables, and cloudberry soup with cream for dessert. The food was not only quickly delivered, but also carefully prepared to the best result and very tasty. Kind...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BomberBoy1967
Morten M, Daglig leder at Restaurant Vestfjord, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Hello Thank you for an outstanding review. I am pleased that you found the food to be tasty, and that the service was good. Welcome back! Best regards Morten Moe General Manager

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is situated near the sea. We were served plenty of food and there were no problem to ask for more. The staff was very nice and helpful.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank annalenaloef
Morten M, Daglig leder at Restaurant Vestfjord, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Hello Thank you for a nice review. Welcome back! Best regards Morten Moe General Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $5
Cuisine
Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fiskergata 46 | Lofoten, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Nordland  >  Lofoten Islands  >  Vagan  >  Svolvaer
  • Phone Number: +47 76 07 08 70
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant Vestfjord has been a big hit since it`s introduction. We welcome you to exciting norwegian courses, good wines and reasonable prices. Why not come and try our signature dish - grilled clipfish!
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