On the main square and beside the tourist office and Lofoten Kulturhus (lofotenkulturhus.no; a cultural centre housing a cinema and...
Stunning photos of the Lofoten Islands in all their brooding glory, most of them for sale, are the work of photographer Anders Finsland....
Galleri Stig Tobiassen
This place is another of Svolvær's fine little galleries that show and sell paintings in which the Lofotons are the focus.
Svolvær's oldest pub is all dark crannies that speak of sailors long gone. There's football on the telly whenever there's a big game.
This casual café-bakery right on the main square serves up a range of sweet and savoury snacks, from cakes to sandwiches.
Havnepromenaden · interesting places nearby
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With cafe at street level and more formal dining upstairs, this excellent place is good whatever the occasion. The airy, modern interior and waterfront terrace are the perfect Svolvær setting with everything from sushi and sandwiches to local fish soup on the menu.