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Engo Gard

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French, Norwegian, Scandinavian
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Gamle Engoevei 25, Tjome 3145, Norway
+4733390048
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12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Had a perfect 7 course dinner at Engø Gård last weekend. We opted for the wine pairing, which is a must. I don't think I have experienced a better job in terms of matching wine with food. Every dish was an experience although this is a pricey experience, it is well worth it. What made the experience so incredibly perfect... More 

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Thank Riksonov
Ivar N, Daglig leder at Engo Gard, responded to this review

Thank you very much for Your kind review. It is very inspiering for all of us. We wish you all the best and welcome back. More 

Norway
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

I love love love Engø Gård! The food is always amazing! The view and little cottages make you feel like you are in a different era, and the staff is so professional and accommodating! Their wine is beyond amazing, especially if you take their set wine menu for your food! They serve afternoon tea which is just darling! Loose tea... More 

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Ivar N, Daglig leder at Engo Gard, responded to this review

Thank you very much for Your kind review. It is very inspiering to read for all of us. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards Team Engø More 

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18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

Situated in Tjome, Engo Gard Hotel & Restaurant offers 5-star accommodation, as well as outdoor tennis courts, a sauna and an indoor pool. The food and service is out of this world! Highly recommended!

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Ivar N, Daglig leder at Engo Gard, responded to this review

Dear Bernard. Thank you very much for Your kind review. We wish you all the best and welcome back. More 

Oslo
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Very good food and wine all weekend. Nice surroundings. Some of the staff a bit to young (unprofessional) but overall very very good. I'll be back.

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Ivar N, General Manager at Engo Gard, responded to this review

Thank You very much for a nice and inspiering rewiev. The Whole Engø-team hope to see you again soon. Best regards. More 

Telemark County, Norway
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81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Fantastic food and wine selection. Service is good, but not as a Michelin restaurant. Rather small space but good for a minor group.

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Gjestgiver, General Manager at Engo Gard, responded to this review

Thank You very much for Your review. We are very inspired. More 

Kristiansand, Norway
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We were looking forward to Afternoon-tea a nice summer day and were disappointed. The scones were dry and also two of the cakes. It may be said that we asked for ham sandwiches instead of salmon since one of us didn´t eat salmon, which was served without question. Staff we found very young and very unprofessional. Plates and knives were... More 

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Tonsberg, Norway
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I've visited this place several times, both in business and privately, and also stayed the night on occasions. This time we went for a "jazz-lunch", and on a rare, beautiful summer day with cool jazz from a superb trio, we got off to a great start. As for the food, well - the starter, a salmon tartar tasted absolutely nothing.... More 

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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Went here for Sunday lunch and had a fantastic experience. Great attentive service and the food was fantastic. They use local ingredients and every aspect of the plate was prepared to perfection. Interesting flavor combinations combined with traditional french techniques. Will no doubt come back here for more.

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Oslo, Norway
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279 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

At Engø you will find and experience one of the best restaurants in town. Service and food is outstanding. Fantastic flavours and fresh materials. In summertime you can come by boat and you can eat outside and enjoy the nature and view at the same time. It is a pity that its placed 1.5 hours drive from Oslo. Too far... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Outstanding choise and 'combo' of elements in the set Menu, ( go for the full Monty). The suggestion of beverage suits fine, too. But to be honest, a look at the wine list should be mandatory, -surprisingly filled Wine Cellar, ( but used to be even better in earlier years? ) Speaking of drinks, - as expected of this kind... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, Norwegian, Scandinavian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gamle Engoevei 25, Tjome 3145, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Vestfold  >  Tjome Municipality  >  Tjome
  • Phone Number: +4733390048
Description
The restaurant at Engo Gard is inspired by both french and nordic cousine with the use of local produce. Menus at Engo Gard are set by the chef in advance. Hence most of our guests place responsibility firmly in our hands when it comes to choosing food and wine. This requires a great commitment on our part as we must constantly focus our knowledge and ideas on providing the best possible combination of dishes and wines. The restaurant and hotel are open all year.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?