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Me snakkast

Soups, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
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Balestrand 6899, Norway
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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

We enjoyed our meal so much we went back the next evening. Delicious home cooked food at reasonable prices. Wish I had tried the "Troll" (mushroom) soup - some other guests at our hotel were still talking about how good it was over breakfast the next day! Not only will you get a good meal here but the restaurant itself... More 

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2 Thank Queenie023
Geneva, Switzerland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Unfortunately, we did not have the opportunity to eat here. After a long day of travel, we were excited to stop by Me Snaakest for one of their famous burgers, but unfortunately we were met by the owner and chef who informed us it would be impossible to get a seat at 7:30pm because the restaurant was fully booked (eventhough... More 

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7 Thank Miriam S
Walnut Creek, California
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

This is a great little place with wonderful food reasonably priced. The food is home cooked. The owners were very nice and the atmosphere with all the art was great. We ate upstairs which had a view but was a little warm.

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2 Thank PmLike2travel
Hampshire
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59 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Lovely food and good value. The fish soup was the best! Service was very good. Owners friendly, chatty and interesting. Great to see Arthur's collection of memorabilia as well as both his and Bjorg's art work. Finished evening with a complimentary coffee in the crystal dome! Unfortunately there are currently building works outside - DON'T be put off - its... More 

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2 Thank MaDKipling
Charleston, South Carolina
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157 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

We had a tasty seafood soup appetizer, then the delicious pan fried salmon. Afterwards we went upstairs to the crystal dome for free coffee and ordered a piece of cake that is called the world's best cake. It was good. The service was good too.

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2 Thank strawberries4U
Maryland
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183 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Good food all cooked fresh with a home made feel to it. The restaurant itself is entertainment with a free museum upstairs and art gallery adjoining. Good value.

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1 Thank Cararmme
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

I had the pork with gravy and it was delicious. The owner was delightful to talk to, an artist, very interesting and great sense of humor. We could not have enjoyed this more. Our experience at this restaurant was part of an overall wonderful time in Balestrand. What a shame that people take the nutshell tour and miss this town.... More 

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4 Thank ace555
København
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2011

but very slow service! We had to wait 25 min for our drinks on a slow night... The food was great! Nice moose-karbonader and salmon. The cakes homebaked and very good!

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2 Thank oeeneesch
Ohio
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141 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

The waiter told us just how long we would have to wait before they could take our order (I appreciated that). Sometimes the service is "down home" (they run out of things), but all the choices were delicious--fish soup, homestyle meatballs, traditional foods, and fresh fruit that was not spoiled by over-preparation (just simple whipped cream globbed on the top).... More 

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3 Thank RamblersOhio
Lakeville, Minnesota
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

Me snakkast is dual story dinning experience. You can sit outside downstairs, where the kitchen is located or upstairs where the museum of fun collectables are located. We sat upstairs, arriving about 5:30p, and reviewed the menu. The menu is like a picture book with photos of the food along with a story. There are several types of soups, hamburgers,... More 

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5 Thank mdenley

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Soups, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balestrand 6899, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Sogn og Fjordane  >  Balestrand

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