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Kviknes Eating and Drinking

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European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
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Kviknevegen 6, Balestrand 6899, Norway
+47 57 69 42 00
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Goiania, GO
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I had a dinner and a breakfast on this hotel. It's fantastic and the staff is very friendly and efficient.The restaurant is wonderful, bacause of the decorating and the view to the fiord.

Thank Monicazz
Seattle, Washington
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130 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

"Store koldt bord" buffet dinner. Wide selection of seafood, along with traditional meats (lamb, pork, and beef; no reindeer). Most of the dishes have great flavor. Visit as many times as you like.  Wine costs extra. Skip the salad bar, and leave room for dessert.  If you reserve a table of two to four, you will be seated in the... More 

Thank CircleTheWorld
Tampa, fl
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55 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Here is an excerpt from my blog... Later that evening, we made our way to the main dining room. Masses of tour groups shuffled on through, all with that glassy, tourist glaze- camera happy, touching everything and oblivious to anyone not in the tour group. They annoyingly consumed every inch of spare space within the dwelling. They spilled out onto... More 

Thank brookums71
Crewe, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Could not fault the presentation and choices available. Wide variety of both hot and cold courses,especially Salmon. A dessert lover's paradise.

Thank Ian8344
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249 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Stylish hotel and restaurant in the old grand manner. Had both breakfast and dinner during our two day stay. Choose the buffet and they had a wide selection of foods at all servings. Five various meat dishes and five fish. Also, many choicxes for each part of the meal. Wait staff most efficient and friendly. The large dining room was... More 

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536 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Bread for the toast was stale. Bacon for an egg was the size of a postage stamp and completely hidden under the fried egg, so even they must be embarrassed by what they offer. I looked at the buffet dinner but at 565kr, i could not justify for what i saw, so ate al a carte instead which was ok,... More 

Thank codym481
Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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281 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Lot of different options of local products and excelent views of the fiord from the restaurant. Can you ask for anything else?

Thank Eviña T
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74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Having being in town for two nights we were unsure spending both nights eating here as maybe we could have sussed out another eatery, however we were stoked. buffet meals including something for everyone, fish, meat, cheeses, salads and yummy desserts. The only reason for loss of a point is service, very inconsistent, some friendly, some very quiet, some may... More 

Thank Jessieleeb
San Francisco, CA
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had both the breakfast and dinner buffets while staying at this gem of a hotel. The food is excellent with many choices. Excellent seafood, meats (including Elk) cheeses, fruits, great desserts. They have a very nice wine list, with many choices from all over the world. All of this while looking at the amazing Sognefjord. I cannot recommend this... More 

Thank KimSanFrancisco
Palm Harbor, Florida
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We did not stay here but enjoyed the restaurants over two nights. We had good meals in the bar area lobby restaurant and in the main dining. The buffet was excellent and was a splurge with the price but we were able to experience many different Norwegian specialties. Enjoyed the piano player after dinner. Had a beautiful fjord view, charming... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kviknevegen 6, Balestrand 6899, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Sogn og Fjordane  >  Balestrand
  • Phone Number: +47 57 69 42 00
Kviknes Hotel dining room. Evening buffet and a la carte menu. Balholm Bar serves a la carte meals. Fully licensed. Well stocked wine cellar. International cuisine. Local ingredients used as far as possible.

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