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Restaurant Kjoekkenet

Lamholmen, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
+47 979 83 096
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (3 reviews)
“lamb shank” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Lamholmen, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an excellent dinner on a chilly autumn evening at Kjoekkenet. Service was perfect and food was tasty. I had ox cheeks, which were tender and beautifully sauced. Husband had lamb shank with parsnip mashed potatoes. We finished with rhubarb crumble. Portions were very...More

1  Thank Deewigi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a nice and cozy place. The personnel are really kind. Very good service and many delicious dishes you can get from here. 👍🏻😁

Thank Dolla1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Svilvaer the options for dinner are plentiful, but we settled for the 'publike' smaller brother of Restaurant Kjoekkenet. The place is rustic, the fireplace fantastic, and the fare fabulous (and the guy in the bar very likable, funny and ready to improvise. Fantastic dinner,...More

Thank Lars B H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the place, and really enjoyed the atmosphere. The food turned out to be very good also. Unfortunately we had from the start served by an unskilled freshman who guided us totally wrong for the drinks. He recommended strongly a Chablis wine to our...More

1  Thank Erik A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Came to Svolvær by boat together with some friends. Had dinner in Kjøkkenet - nice interiour, good service and food. Two of us had Kveite - very nice. The cood was ok and so was the Boknafisk. We all had Whale Carpaccio as a starter...More

Thank Olaf V
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is a nice an cozy place in a small island a few min walk from the town. The interior is warm and cozy, with an excellent service. It is the food which was for me a problem. The scallops and the fish were "over...More

Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Visited this place hoping for a nice dinner with good food. Nothing could be more wrong. I choose for first course shrimps, asked before ordering if the shrimps was locally fished and got the answer they where. When the dish arrived it was a few...More

1  Thank MallorcaEurope
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The atmosphere is good and the waiters are friendly and service minded. We had fried cod tongues and fillets of skrei (cod). Very tasty! The service was excellent as well.

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed two nights in svolvaer and this restaurant is perfect! Very well cooked, perfect. The service is perfect and the meal amazing! It was a very good moment

Thank Tonioo0
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I have always been served very good food at this restaurant and this was no exception. The service was also wonderful.

Thank lim13
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8 June 2017|
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Response from Oddrun G | Property representative |
Yes you will need to book! Its a small restaurant but very popular place👍
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10 January 2017|
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Response from Siri B | Reviewed this property |
This place is fine dining, local food. Many good restaurants in Svolvær serving local food. None of them are cheap, but excellent food and rich servings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lamholmen, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Nordland  >  Lofoten Islands  >  Vagan  >  Svolvaer
  • Phone Number: +47 979 83 096
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Kjokkenet (The Kitchen) is one of Lofotens most popular and appreciated restaurants. Serving only traditional food with local flavours, we seek to give you the feeling of being in your grandmother's kitchen. We give our menus seasonal varieties, and we try to only use local suppliers.
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