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Seafood, European, Scandinavian, International
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Aqqusinersuaq 1, Nuuk 3900, Greenland
299 32 4222
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fine dining in Nuuk, Greenland, at the Sarfalik restaurant was an experience to rival fine dining in DC. Except I wore hiking boots... Our 9 course meal included the lobster bisque, musk ox roast, and elder flower dessert. Also reindeer tartare, salted scallops, and much more.

Thank Cheryl C
Nuuk, Greenland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

To get to the restaurant area you had to pass by a long narrow corridor. No sea-view from the tables. The staff need further education and certainly the attitude from the staff could be much better. Despite of this fact the most dishes are innovative and focused on using greenlandic meat, fish and spices.

Thank Lyberthikkut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten there on several occasions during my stays. They have a great tasting menu, which I highly recommend.. The tasting menu usually consists of things such as musk ox, reindeers, lam, and local fish and herbs such as arctic thyme and arctic Angelica leaves and flowers..

Thank Gaffri J
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is the best restaurant in Nuuk, because of the variety and quality of courses on the menu and the minimalistic and beautiful environment.

Thank Jonna K
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

My brothers eat alot so the servings would not be enough for them, but the food is always very well made and consistent - Greenlandic with a Scandinavian twist. I have tried reindeer and catfish dishes, both lovely.

1 Thank Tawnyportable
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Tasty plates from the greenlandic kitchen. Nice and quietly restaurant with good service and also a very nice view over Nuuk

Thank Charlotte L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

I visited in early August. You need to understand that this hotel is a Business Hotel. It's low season is June to late August when most Danish and other Europeans take their annual vacation. So the restaurant only opens for lunch during this period. And with an extremely limited menu. I chose the 275DKK mixed Greenlandic plate. The menu said... More 

3 Thank Cate B
Kristianstad, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Go for the local dishes with fish. The chef knows how to prepare and present the meal. The staff have knowledge to recommend perfect wine.

1 Thank Mårten N
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

chose for the tasting menue of 7 courses (there is another one with 9). The starters are tiny but not inappropriately for a 7-course menue. They give a good introduction to the local cuisine even though not all is local. I had expected more fish but maybe that is exactly what Greenlanders don't expect as fine dining. The only fish... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I was there April 15, 2015, as a matter of fact by chance: We were booked at Nipisa, but when we got there the restaurant was closed! so, we needed an alternative and took to Sarfalik. 7 course menu, just under 600 DKK + wine. They had a wine menu for about the same price, but we opted for a... More 

Thank Håkan W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $100
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, International
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aqqusinersuaq 1, Nuuk 3900, Greenland
  • Location: Greenland  >  Sermersooq Municipality  >  Nuuk
  • Phone Number: 299 32 4222

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?