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Scandinavia House

58 Park Ave, New York City, NY 10016-3007
+1 212-879-9779
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A restaurant with a small gift shop. Seems to have activities for some audience but I'm not sure... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
peter t
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dekalb, illinois
Scandinavia in in the heart of Manhattan

A friend suggested we meet here for lunch. I had never heard of it but always enjoy exploring a new... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Mary C
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Garden City, New York
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58 Park Ave, New York City, NY 10016-3007
Midtown
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A restaurant with a small gift shop. Seems to have activities for some audience but I'm not sure what. Neither a museum nor a cultural center.

1  Thank peter t
Reviewed 5 August 2017

A friend suggested we meet here for lunch. I had never heard of it but always enjoy exploring a new place. I'm glad we did. The food is healthy and tasty. The menu is quite varied with selections including salads, sandwiches and hot entrees. The...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I found this place on the internet and since I love all things Scandinavian and I was going to be in New York I took the time to find it and visit. From the Internet picture you couldn't really tell how large the place is....More

Thank Valerie V
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very popular lunch spot with good reason. The healthy-minded Scandinavian diet isbas tasty to the pallet as it is healthy. Fresh salmoln marinated herring. Soups and salads made from root vegetables. But wait! what about those desserts? OK, splurge!

Thank Dogwalks
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We came here to see the NY debut performance of the Norwegian brass ensemble tenThing under the leadership of trumpet soloist Tine Thing Helseth. It was an excellent performance in every way possible. The venue was just right for a concert featuring ten players. There...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Home of the American-Scandinavian Foundation, this is a great place for Nordic culture and life. Their gift shop, educational exhibits and children’s playing & learning center lets you escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. With all this exposure, you get to experience...More

Thank Adventure Diva
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I love coming to this restaurant, the food is always well prepared using fresh ingredients. I attended an event held there earlier this week and the herring and baby potatoes were my all time favorites. I also tried the meatballs and was not disappointed; but...More

Thank Camila120428
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We were actually headed to another restaurant when Scandinavia House caught our eye. We quickly changed plans and we were not disappointed. The simple design of the restaurant was inviting and the staff were friendly and helpful. The shop was closing in 20 min and...More

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

My companion meets weekly at the restaurant her with several friends for coffe, eand today a good friend of mine and I joined her afterwards for lunch. The space is beautifully decorated, service was superb, the restrooms were very clean, and we were able to...More

1  Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Impeccable food in a pleasant, friendly atmosphere. The gift shop has some beautiful items. There are activities for kids that seem very well attended. A lovely surprise overall!

1  Thank bru b
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